Meet our Team


Dr. Maneesh Jain

Dr. Maneesh Jain

As a Canada Scholar, Maneesh graduated from University of Toronto with his B.Sc. in Neuroscience and Doctorate of Dental Surgery. Along with his numerous academic scholarships, he has been equally recognised for his community involvement. Since his time in Guelph, he has been an active Rotarian; serving on the Board as a chair of Ribfest and chair of the International Committee since 2011. He has served as an executive of the Waterloo Wellington Dental Society, and as a Councillor of the Ontario Dental Association (ODA). Maneesh has been awarded a Paul Harris Fellow and given the Award of Merit by the ODA. He recently was elected to the Board of Directors of the Ontario Dental Association and Guelph Community Foundation. He has also been invited to be a member of the Spear Study Club of Advanced Dental Education. He is married and has 2 children. He enjoys travelling, biking, basketball, hockey and volunteering overseas with a group called Kindness in Action.

Dr. Rose Rizek

Dr. Rose Rizek

Rose attended the University of Toronto where she completed her Honours B.Sc. in Human Biology and a Masters in Physiology. She continued her academics at the University of Western Ontario where she completed her Doctorate of Dental Surgery. She has been involved in volunteer dentistry and was also a representative for the Ontario Dental Association. She has a passion for singing, theatre and dance. Her husband and her like to spend time with family and friends, enjoy the outdoors and travelling. Rose joined the practice in 2010 and has enjoyed being a part of the team at Jain Dental Care and helping to care for its patients.

Dr. Geoff Metz

Dr. Geoff Metz

Geoff attended Tufts University in Boston where he graduated with a BSc in biology (honors). After a stint working as a cancer researcher, he crossed the northern border and attended the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto. After completing his DDS with honours, Geoff then ventured even further north spending six months practicing dentistry in Inuvik, Northwest Territories as well as other isolated Arctic hamlets. He returned to Toronto where he worked in private practice for more than 10 years. He also taught part-time as a clinical instructor at U of T's Faculty of Dentistry in their emergency dentistry department. Geoff relocated to Guelph to enjoy the strong sense of community here and to be closer to the outdoor activities, like hiking and snow shoeing, that he enjoys so much.


Dr. Ilke van Hazel

Dr. Ilke van Hazel

Ilke grew up in Cambridge and attended St. John's Kilmarnock School in Breslau. After high school, she pursued her dream of research and academia: committing more than a decade to studying sciences. At the University of Toronto she achieved multiple degrees including a Ph. D. in Molecular Evolution. Then - following the footsteps of her father - she completed her DDS, also at U of T. Her achievements and contributions to science have been recognized by the university and other prestigious institutions, including the Canadian Institute of Health Research (CIHR) and the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).
Prior to joining our team, Ilke worked in a private practice in the Greater Toronto and Tri-Cities area. Ilke also competed in Roller Derby, skating and coaching with the Toronto Roller Derby League, and represented Toronto at the highest levels of competition. She is involved with several professional associations including AboutFace and lives an active life mountain biking and practicing yoga. In her downtime she enjoys reading, movies and dark craft beer.

Treatment Co-ordinators

Heather Campbell

Lynne Brydges

Frances Snyder


Staci Taylor

Anne Louise Haynes

Meaghan Higgs

Stephanie Sowa

Dental Hygienists

Tammy Murphy

Leanne Nolan

Maniza Naseery

Errin Milne

Alana Dunton

Alex Smith

Dental Assistants

Joanne Roy

Trish Wilson

Rapunzel Garcia

100 Edinburgh Rd S.

Guelph, ON, N1H 5P4

(519) 824 - 5678

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