Our Team Of Local Vancouver Dentists – Cambie & Yaletown

Dr. Tom Karkanis

Dr. Tom Karkanis Dr. Tom Karkanis, General Dentist. Dr. Karkanis’ passion for bringing modern dentistry to his patients is fuelled by his unique combination of dental expertise (he’s a graduate of the University of Western Ontario’s Dental School), strong scientific background (he also has a PhD in Cellular Physiology), and facility with computer technology. 

Dr. Karkanis provides all aspects of cosmetic, laser, and advanced restorative dentistry in his practice.  His patients benefit from the many solutions he offers, including Cerec 1-visit crowns, Invisalign® clear braces, and oral sedation.

Outside of his practice, Tom is an avid fan of music, Tom received his Performer’s Diploma in piano from London’s Trinity College in 1991, and in his free time also enjoys competitive gaming, skiing and squash.

Dr. Jason Goldthorpe

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Dr. Farid Habibian

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Kristen Lussier



Kaitlyn McGee, CDAKaitlyn was born in Cold Lake Alberta where her father was a member of The Royal Canadian Air force. Shortly after, her family moved to Germany until they returned to Canada when she was 4. She grew up in Tsawwassen and was part of the French emersion program until grade 9. Kaitlyn participated in many extra-curricular activities such as; dance classes, softball and was co-captain of the SDSS Cheerleading squad, traveling to Anaheim California for Nationals. She graduated from South Delta Secondary School in 2003. After high school she worked at her Dentist’s office as a receptionist to save money for a 3 month trip to Europe. Upon returning, she worked in Vancouver’s restaurant industry as a server, bartender and manager for many years.

Kaitlyn has always had a love of dentistry and in 2011 she went back to school to become a Certified Dental Assistant in the accredited program at Vancouver Community College.  After graduating in 2012 she has enjoyed working in dentistry and loves that it is an ever-evolving field where she can learn something new every day. Kaitlyn is grateful to be a part of the Atlantis Dental family and takes pride in working with such a great team. Making patients feel comfortable and at ease in the dental chair is one of her main goals every day; Kaitlyn also has aspirations on constantly improving and furthering her career. Kaitlyn brings a hard-working, positive attitude to the office with her every day and loves to make her colleagues and patients laugh.


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Atlantis Dental Centre is proudly owned by Dr. Amin Shivji and Dr. Tom Karkanis.

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