Our Team

Our Mission

We at HK Dental Studios are committed to providing comprehensive family dental care. We will provide for you the same level of high quality services that we would expect for ourselves and out own families. Building happy, personal relationship with our patients is a matter of great importance to us. We respect the needs of each individual and offer the best possible treatment options for their health. Your healthy smile is our goal.

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Dr. Heidi Kurtz, Dentist

Dr. Heidi Kurtz was born and raised in Brantford, Ontario. She graduated an Ontario Scholar from Pauline Johnson C.V.S in1987. She continued her studies at University of Waterloo, graduating with her Honors Bachelor in Science degree in 1991. She was accepted into the University of Western Dentistry program, where she graduated in 1995, earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.

When Dr. Kurtz isn’t practicing dentistry, she is busy taking care of her husband and three children. She enjoys travelling and spending time with friends and family.

Dr. Kurtz is a member of the Canadian Dental Association, the Ontario Dental Association and the Brant County Dental Society.

Hygienists

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Nancy

Nancy graduated in 1977 from the Dental Hygiene Program at George Brown College in Toronto. She has been employed in the Brantford area since graduation and joined Dr. Kurtz and Dr. Hewson in 2004. Nancy, her husband Ray, and her two daughters reside in Brantford. She regularly attends continuing education courses to fulfill professional and registration requirements and is a member of the Ontario Dental Hygiene Association, The Ontario and Canadian Dental Hygienists Association, as well as a local member of the Hamilton Dental Hygienists Association.

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Rita

Rita graduated in 1979 from the Dental Hygiene Program at Niagara College in Welland. She joined Dr. Kurtz and Dr. Hewson in 2012. Rita has practiced dental hygiene in northern Ontario as well as South Australia, before returning to Brantford in 1994. After raising three children she enjoys travelling, golfing and being a grandmother. Rita fulfills her professional requirements by attending continuing education courses and seminars and is a long time member of the Ontario Dental Hygiene Association, The Ontario and Canadian Dental Hygienists Association, as well as a local member of the Hamilton Dental Hygienists Association.

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Sheryl

Sheryl graduated in 1987 from the Dental Hygiene Program at Algonquin College in Ottawa. After many years working in the Ottawa and Ancaster area she has recently joined Dr. Kurtz and is excited to be part of this awesome team. Sheryl regularly attends continuing education courses and seminars. She is a registered member of the College of Dental Hygienists, The Ontario and Canadian Dental Hygienists Association as well as a local member of the Hamilton Dental Hygienists Association. She loves working with clients to maintain and improve their oral care. In her spare time she enjoys all the activities her teenage son and daughter are involved in – baseball hockey and singing.

Dental Assistants

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Tammy

Tammy graduated from the Dental Assisting program in 1989. She later attended Western University in 2000 to upgrade her certificate to become a Certified Dental Assistant, Level II. Tammy’s singing has been heard throughout our office since 1997. She takes pride in providing quality care to her pediatric patients, as well as making custom sports guards and brightening patients’ smiles with SpaDent Bleaching. In her off time she enjoys her summers by the lake and winters cheering for her favorite hockey players in the arena.

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April

April graduated from the Dental Assisting Program in 1990. She has been employed locally since that time and joined the Kurtz Dentistry team in 2010. April primarily works chairside but she also assists Stacy with numerous clerical duties. We are a fun-loving bunch, but by no means do we laugh when it comes to your dental care. We’re all heart about oral health.

Office Manager and Receptionist

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Stacy

Stacy started with us in 2003. While she started with reception duties she has expanded her repertoire to include all things office. Stacy’s friendly voice can be heard answering phones, greeting patients and negotiating with insurance companies. She will discreetly help you with any of your financial needs in order for you to be able to get the best dental care possible. When Stacy isn’t manning her desk she can be found spending time with her husband , Gary and their four kids. They enjoy Travelling, movies and good old fashioned game night.