Meet the Cumberland Dental Centre Team

At Cumberland Dental Centre, situated in the heart of Cumberland Village, we provide our patients with a high level of comprehensive dental care using the latest technologies and procedures in a professional and caring environment.

We strive to provide long term and predictable solutions to address all of your dental needs, concerns and desires. By educating our patients,we are able to help them reach and maintain optimal oral health. Our mission is for you to leave your appointment feeling completely satisfied that your needs have been met.

Dr. Chris Becir

Dr. Chris Becir

Dr. Chris Becir
Nanaimo native Dr. Becir holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of British Columbia and a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Western Ontario.
Dr. Jana Lamb

Dr. Jana Lamb

Dr. Jana Lamb
Dr. Lamb is originally from Hamburg, Germany and came to British Columbia in 1995 as an exchange student. While in BC she fell in love with Vancouver Island and met her future husband.

Dr. Kevin Lathangue

Dr. Kevin Lathangue graduated from the University of British Columbia in 2004 with his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry (DMD).

Dr. Ben Kim

Dr. Ben Kim was born in South Korea and moved to Vancouver, Canada in 1998 where he has been living ever since.
Kourtnee

Kourtnee

Kourtnee
Office Coordinator
Kourtnee graduated with honours from Discovery Community College as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2008. She joined us as a dental assistant shortly after graduating.
Krista

Krista

Krista
Treatment/ Insurance Coordinator
Krista was born and raised in Nanaimo and she graduated from the Vancouver Island University Certified Dental Assisting Program in 2005.

Shelley

Hygiene Co-ordinator
Vancouver native Shelley has lived in Comox for over 25 years. She graduated as a Certified Dental Assistant from Vancouver Island University in 1991.
Neacail

Neacail

Neacail
Receptionist
Neacail is one of the friendly people you will meet when you come into our office. She received her Dental Receptionist Certificate from Camosun College in 1990.
Jantine

Jantine

Jantine
Dental Hygienist
Jantine graduated from Vancouver Island University with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2011, with recognition for outstanding achievement.
Louise

Louise

Louise
Dental Hygienist
Louise graduated from Dalhousie University in 2006 before joining us as a hygienist. She is a busy mother of three.
Lindsay

Lindsay

Lindsay
Dental Hygienist
Lindsay is from Terrace but now lives in the Comox Valley. She is a graduate of the Dental Hygiene Program at Vancouver Island University.

Sheiryl

Sheiryl joined Cumberland Dental Centre in 2006. She is the busy person you see in our office helping everyone one.
Caitlin

Caitlin

Caitlin
Certified Dental Assistant
Caitlin grew up in the Comox Valley. She attended Discovery Community College and graduated as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2009.
Karlaina

Karlaina

Karlaina
Certified Dental Assistant
Karlaina is a native of Campbell River and she completed the Certified Dental Assisting Program at Discovery Community College.

Susan

Certified Dental Assistant
Susan has over 30 years’ experience as a dental assistant. She is known for her warm and calming chairside manner with patients.

Terra

Certified Dental Assistant