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Dr. Ian Boyd
#101 – 9840 Fifth St
Sidney, BC   V8L 2X3
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“If you want to be successful in a particular field of endeavour, I think perseverance is one of the key qualities. It’s very important that you find something that you care about, that you have a deep passion for, because you’re going to have to devote a lot of your life to it.”
- George Lucas

"We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit."
- Aristotle

"Fine Dentistry is a work of love. We didn’t launch into this project just with the idea of making money."
- Dr. Ian Boyd

"Your mouth is the ultimate accessory."
- Dr. Ian Boyd

"Quality is never an accident; it is always the result of high intention, sincere effort, intelligent direction, and skillful execution. It represents the wise choice of many alternatives."
- William A. Foster

"You will never go wrong when you select quality."
- Dr. Ian Boyd

If you think you can or cannot . . .you are probably right.

“We have the ability to change people’s lives. Their eyes and smiles are two of the most important aspects of their appearance.”
- Anonymous

Through years of helping people improve their smiles, Dr. Boyd has developed a good understanding of the importance of a great smile and how people feel when the smile is less than ideal.

Precision care and attention to detail take time."

“These days, most dentist’s chairs go up and down, don’t they? The one I was in went back and forwards. I thought, “This is unusual”. And then the dentist said to me “OK Mr. Vine – time to get out of the filing cabinet”.
- Tim Vine

“Be true to your teeth and they won’t be false to you.”
- Soupy Sales

"I am as old as my tongue and a little older than my teeth."
- Anonymous

 

 

 

drboyd-sidney-dentist.jpgDr. Ian Boyd, DMD, B.SC.

Dr. Boyd earned a Bachelor of Science Degree (Honours) in Marine Science from the University of Victoria and his Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree from the University of British Columbia. His post-graduate dental training has focused on neuromuscular dentistry and comprehensive advanced aesthetic dentistry. Dr. Boyd has completed much coursework at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies, as well as many hours of advanced training in root canal procedures and implant restorative work. He continues to pursue excellence at the elite levels of modern dentistry in an effort to provide his patients with high quality, cutting-edge care. Dr. Boyd is an active member of the Canadian Academy of Aesthetic Dentistry.

Dr. Boyd is absolutely passionate about skiing and manages to travel to Whistler or Colorado at every opportunity.  Being an active cyclist and a great fan of "le Tour de France", he has taken his bike to Europe and pedalled portions of the mountain stages in the Alps.  He has also completed a "beach to summit" cycling ascent of the Haleakala volcano (10,023') in Hawaii (twice!!).  There are numerous "Gran Fondo" cycling events that he has participated in including Tour de Victoria and Vancouver-Whistler.  Travelling to the Napa - Sonoma area of northern California has become an annual ritual involving numerous cycling events.

He loves living in Sidney with his wife, Kathy, and their 4-legged daughter, Dusty.

 

Our Team:

 

Joy - Personal Dental Concierger

With 20 years of dental experience and senior certified dental assistant, Joy plays a key leadership role in our office and is well qualified for her role as a personal dental concierge. Joy has accompanied Dr. Boyd to many post-graduate training courses in aesthetic and neuromuscular dentistry.  Joy is also very talented at taking our new patients on a thorough and detailed visual tour of their mouths.

Joy

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clare - Personal Dental Concierge

Clare has over 20 years of experience in the dental field. As a senior certified dental assistant, she is both comfortable and competent in all aspects of modern clinical dentistry. Clare embraces her role as a personal dental concierge on Dr. Boyd's team.  In addition to her expertise in the clinical operatory, Clare is a supremely detail-oriented person.  She keeps us on track by ensuring every last piece of equipment is properly maintained and that we never run short of the myriad of materials we use in this modern dental office. 

Clare

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Kristine - Dental Hygienist

You will absolutely love cleaning appointments with our fabulous hygienist Kristine.  She treats our guests with a truly rare combination of thoroughness and gentleness that is appreciated by all.  Her well rounded education and training combined with an eagle eye for detail ensures that nothing goes unnoticed.  She plays a central role in maintaining the "feel" of our office as she is absolutely dedicated to maximizing the friendly and caring attention that Fine Dentistry is known for.

Kristine

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Julia - Dental Hygienist

Julia would describe herself as a local island girl having grown up in Sidney and ultimately graduating from Parkland Secondary School. After many years of working in customer service and travelling throughout Europe, she began her career as a Dental Hygienist following her graduation from Camosun College.  She finds Dental Hygiene to be a most rewarding career. Professionally, she is a life-long learner and absolutely loves the patient relationships that are developed within this career. You will love time spent with Julia - her happy, bubbly personality puts everyone at ease while in her care.  Julia has recently returned from a maternity leave having produced a bouncing baby boy named Russell.

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

Connie -  Administration/Treatment Coordinator                                   Welcome Connie, our new team member. She fulfills her dream to move to the Island and joins us from Vancouver. Connie has over 30 years of experience in dentistry, with over 10 years in a surgical specialty. In her spare time, she’ll be with her friends and family, that includes her 2 amazing children completing their studies at the University of Victoria. She loves to travel, be outdoors and at the gym.   Connie enjoys the arts and hopes to able to pursue some of her hobbies again. She looks forward to meeting all our wonderful patients.

                                                                                                                                      

 

 

 

 

 

 Kim -  Administration/Hygiene Coordinator                                                                                        Kim joined our team in 2017. She has been a practicing Certified Dental Assistant for over 25 years.Lucky for us, Kim has decided to slow things down and work as our hygiene coordinator/. Kim is knowledgeable and experienced in all aspects of dentistry. You will find her calm and gentle personality comforting. Kim strives to make your dental appointment as comfortable and stress free as possible.When not working, Kim is spending time with her grandchildren, gardening or walking along the beach.

                                                                                                                                              

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(250) 656-7553