Call us to book your next hygiene or restorative appointment:
c/o Dr. Hans Skariah
43 Albert St. W, Unit 8
Plattsville, ON N0J 1S0
Our hours of operation have expanded to: Monday through Wednesday from 11am to 7pm and from 2-7pm on Thursdays after a Monday Holiday. Thanks to our loyal patients in the community and surrounding area for their tremendous support. We are 50% above projections!
Emergency Care slots are built into the schedule, call us right away if care is needed promptly. After hours emergency line available to current patients.
The dental practice team at Plattsville Dental is proud to provide you with professional service and treatment.
Hans Philip Skariah, B.Sc., DMD
Dr. Hans Skariah has been licenced since 2002, primarily working in Tavistock and Mississauga. A double scholarship winner at the University of Toronto, his experience and patient/staff loyalty has allowed him to start two practices in Mississauga (2006) and Plattsville (2014). He is an avid sports fan (frustrated with the Leafs, but ever hopeful with the Raptors and Blue Jays), traveller, computer geek and amateur cosmologist. He is happily married to his wife and very much enjoys time with his family and friends.
Andrew Martin El-Faizy, B.Sc., DMD
Dr. Andrew El-Faizy (along with being a classmate and roomate while training with Dr. Skariah) is a passionate artist and sculptor...often taking many courses in Toronto to enhance his craft. This translates to great artistry with his dentistry. He is our resident root canal and wisdom tooth extraction expert and has been working with our group since 2009.
James Kelly, B.Sc., DDS
Dr. James Kelly has been practicing dentistry in Stratford for approximately 1/2 a century before selling his practice and joining our group. He is our dentist emeritus and is a wellspring of knowledge and experience for our group and is our resident denture/orthodontics expert. He has served overseas in Europe for a number of years taking care of our armed services there before returning to Stratford. We are fortunate to now have him at Plattsville Dental.
Cara Akerman RDH
Cara obtained her Level II Dental Assisting from Cambrian College in 2000 and graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program in 2002. Since then, she has had the opportunity to work with and learn from some of the best practitioners in Southern Ontario. Cara and her husband have been area locals for the last two years. They have three young children and feel fortunate to have chosen such a great community to raise them in.
In addition to spending time with family, Cara enjoys playing most sports as well as watching any sport live. She met Dr. Hans Skariah in 2012 and has been part of his dental team since, working at both the Plattsville and the Promenade Court Mississauga offices. Cara's passion lies not only in improving ones oral health but in helping patients achieve a better overall health and well-being.
Gloria Williams RDH
Gloria completed her Dental Assisting training at Durham College in 1989 followed by three years of work experience in Kitchener. She then did her Dental Hygiene training at West Liberty University in West Virginia in 1994 (receiving the Golden Scaler award). She and her husband currently live in Mount Elgin on a farm with their two energetic teens where her time is spent on their dance and sporting activities. She herself enjoys belly dancing as a hobby!
Gloria first met Dr. Skariah in 2002 when they were both working together at Tavistock Dental and has been working for him at his Promenade Court Mississauga office since 2009. Some of her extemely loyal patients have been known to drive 400km round trip to see her. When you're happy, she's happy!
Connie Raymer RN, RDH
Connie completed her Nursing training at Lambton College in 1992 followed by Dental Assisting and Hygiene at George Brown College. Graduating with honours in 1995, she has spent the majority of her tenure at Tavistock Dental until joining our team in 2014. She and her husband currently live in Stratford with their two young children where their time is spent raising their kids.
Much like Gloria above, Connie first met Dr. Skariah in 2002 when they were both working together at Tavistock Dental and has been working for him at his Promenade Court Mississauga office since 2011. She also has extemely loyal patients that have been known to drive many kilometers to see her. Client satisfaction and education are her main focus.
Kim Ryan CDA Level II
Kim had been working as Dental Laboratory Technician for 12 years when she decided to return to school to obtain her Level II Dental Assisting from Medix School in 2011. Kim grew up in New Hamburg and now raises her two daughters there as well. She is very involved in her children's activities which include dance and swimming.
She enjoys going to the family cottage in the summer and movies in the winter. Her professional joy is interacting with the patients she meets everyday and having had the pleasure in assisting in their procedures.
Brenda Mutch CDA
Brenda did her Dental Assisting training at Seneca College in 1982 and has worked the majority of her time in Kitchener and Tavistock. She has worked with Dr. Skariah in Tavistock since 2002 as his primary assistant/office administrator before becoming the primary office administrator at Plattsville Dental.
Brenda and her husband enjoy their two Jack Russell Terriers (Susie and Miller) and have travelled extensively.