Meet the Orthodontic Team
Dr. Pollard understands that providing excellent service and amazing treatment results is just the start of great patient care. That's why he has carefully selected an exceptional team of professionals that will help him go the extra mile to make sure all MCO patients receive the very best orthodontic experience.
All Mission Creek Orthodontics team members are especially interested in making you feel right at home, putting your needs first to achieve efficient and comprehensive treatment in a supportive, relaxed, and fun environment.
Mission Creek Orthodontics is very fortunate to have such an amazing group of team members. Get to know them better by reading below!
Dr. Derek Pollard grew up in Coquitlam, BC. He attended post-secondary education at Simon Fraser University in Burnaby, BC. Majoring in Kinesiology and minoring in Biochemistry, he received a ... Read More »
Diego grew up in North Vancouver and at a young age, he realized he had a passion for helping people. While obtaining his Bachelor of Science degree from UBC, he became very active ... Read More »
Tracey earned her degree in Certified Dental Assisting in 1995 from Okanagan College, and then had the honour of working for some of the best general dentists in Kelowna, before entering the ... Read More »
Mariko was raised in the Okanagan Valley and welcomed the opportunity to utilize and expand her administrative skills at Mission Creek Orthodontics. She looks forward to building and maintaining ... Read More »
Yuan was born and raised in China, where she graduated with a Bachelor's degree in International Business. In 2003, she immigrated to Canada and started a new family. Yuan embraced the exciting ... Read More »
Cindy grew up in the East Kootenays. Upon graduation of the Certified Dental Assisting program in 2009, she moved to Kelowna and enjoyed five years in a family dental practice. In 2014, Cindy ... Read More »
Melissa grew up in the Okanagan and completed her education as a Certified Dental Assistant in 2010 at the Okanagan College. She continued her dental education by completing her orthodontic module ... Read More »
Cassia was born and raised in Kelowna and graduated from the Certified Dental Assisting program at Okanagan College in 2009. After several years out in Calgary working in general dentistry, she ... Read More »
Shelley was born & raised in Courtenay, BC and relocated to the Okanagan in 2011. After gaining administrative experience in several other dental specialty offices (periodontics, pediatric ... Read More »