Our team at Lakeshore Dental Clinic.
Dr Spencer Chapman
Spencer is very familiar with the Cobourg area as he spent his childhood growing up just outside of Cobourg in the little village of Camborne. He is a proud graduate of both Camborne Public School and Trinity College School. For his university level education he went off to the University of Western Ontario where he received his Honours Specialization in Physics degree followed by his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. For his physics degree he received the UWO Gold Medal which is awarded to the student with the highest standing in physics. For his Dental Degree he graduated with distinction being on the Dean's Honor Roll all years and graduating near the top of his class. After living a few years in Millbrook and working in Peterborough, he is happy to finally call Cobourg his home once again. He enjoys doing all aspects of dentistry but especially cosmetics and seeing kids.
In his spare time he enjoys visiting the Cobourg beach, hitting the trails with his mountain bike and travelling. Recently, he went to Honduras with "Friends of Honduran Children", a Peterborough organization, to offer dental services to the rural communities along the eastern coast just above the Nicaraguan border. Dr Chapman is now an instructor that teaches North American dentists how to extract teeth. He travels to Guatemala where the teaching clinic is set-up to help out the less fortunate offering free dentistry and teaching other dentists new skills on extractions.
Carrie Lang (Office Administrator / Assistant)
Carrie grew up in Camborne, north of Cobourg. Since graduating from Durham College’s Dental Assistant program in 1999, she has remained in Cobourg area, gaining over 14 years experience in Dental Assisting and Office Administration. Carrie’s love for her community inspired her to raise her family of five locally. They are all very involved in community sports such as hockey, volley-ball, and softball. Carrie loves the modern equipment and high level of dentistry that Lakeshore Dental has to offer. She is very grateful she can work close to home and be a part of the outstanding Lakeshore Dental team!
Lisa Loyst (Assistant)
Lisa has been working with Dr. Chapman since he graduated Dental School in 2009. Graduating from Dental Assisting at Durham College in 2003, Lisa has gained considerable experience in the dental field. Lisa lives in Peterborough with her husband and two young daughters. She loves the modern design and technology that Lakeshore Dental has to offer & feels very lucky to be a part of an amazing team! In her spare time she loves travelling, playing softball, photography and spending time with her family.
Kayla Gorecky (Dental Hygienist)
Kayla grew up in the Cobourg area. She attended Dental Assisting at Durham College and graduated in 2006. She continued her education in Dental Hygiene at Algonquin College graduating in 2008. Kayla worked as a dental hygienist for 6 years in Central Alberta before moving back to Ontario earlier this year. In her spare time she enjoys spending quality time with her family, taking long walks with her dog and traveling. She is happy to be back in Ontario and to be apart of the Lakeshore Dental team!
Deb McBride (Assistant)
Deb grew up in Grafton, east of Cobourg and raised her family with her husband Shawn in Centreton. Since graduating from Dental Assisting in 1986 she remained working in the Cobourg area and has gained considerable experience in Dental Assisting. Deb has enjoyed many years voluteering in her community and with her kid's sports. She now enjoys camping and travelling with her husband Shawn. Deb is devoted to providing all patients with the best care possible and is happy to be a part of an amazing team
Ersie Cornish (Dental Hygienist)
Ersie grew up in the Norwood area. She attended Dental Assisting at Durham College and graduated in 2007. She continued her education in Dental Hygiene at Algonquin College and graduated in 2009 with Honours. Her hobbies include horseback riding, travelling and spending time at the cottage in the summer. She is happy to be a member of the Lakeshore Dental team and enjoys improving patients' dental healthcare.
Darlene Graham (Office Administrator)
Darlene has gained much valuable experience working in the dental field locally for many years. She feels the best part of her job is meeting new patients and helping them feel comfortable about their dental experiences. Over 20 years ago, Darlene and her husband, Murray, chose Cobourg to raise their family. They have established strong relationships in our community, many through volunteering at their sons’ schools and sports organizations, and are thankful to regard Cobourg as their “hometown”. Darlene is proud to be part of the exceptional Dental Team at Lakeshore Dental.