Dental Team

Sam Dental Surgeon

Sam MacCarthy


Sam was born and raised in England. He has a Bachelor of Science in Physiology and a Master of Research in Biomedical Sciences from the University of Liverpool. He earned his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the University College Cork in Ireland. He is registered with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and is a member of the Ontario Dental Association.
Sam works with a team of skilled and professional clinicians to provide comprehensive preventative and restorative dental care for patients of all ages. He is dedicated to building lasting relationships with his patients and believes in taking the time to understand their concerns and carefully explain treatment options. Sam is passionate about providing current, evidence-based care and continues to enhance his skills through courses and workshops.
Outside of dentistry, Sam can be found cycling around his new home city of Hamilton or exploring the great Canadian outdoors. Sam also enjoys cooking, playing the guitar and watching his beloved Liverpool FC with his cat Mr Moo.

Rosa Reception



Rosa is the friendly face you will begin and end all of your visits with. Whether she is assisting you at our front desk or tending to your requirements over the phone, her combined background of over 20 years in administrative and 7 years in the dental industry allows her to handle your needs. Outside the office, Rosa dedicates herself to spending time with her family and friends and keeping an active lifestyle through her passion for exercise and running.

Diane Registered Dental Hygienist



Diane started her dental career as an assistant With Dental Life. After graduating the hygiene program she returned to her dental home to start her hygiene career. Her commitment to learning along with her natural care and compassion has created a warm environment for her patients to gain and maintain oral health. Diane loves spending time with her family and enjoys health and fitness.

Esther Certified Dental Assistant



Esther’s soothing personality paves the way to your visit Dental Life. Like a conductor, she orchestrates all the necessary steps from beginning to end in all dental procedures. She demonstrates a sincere desire to ensure that each patient experience the most relaxed dental care; ending the treatment with a warm towel. Esther spends much of her time with the loves of her life, her children; and her passion for running keeps her energized and healthy.
Debi Treatment Coordinator Office Manager



Debi’s primary role is to act as your concierge to assist you with all of your dental inquiries. Our goal is to allow you to make informed choices for your oral health. Debi will to give you information about the office and any dental treatment that is suggested. Her caring and love of people makes her a treasure to all of our patients! In her personal life Debi devotes her attention to her family and their dog Charlie.