The anesthetic suite has been inspected and authorized for use of general anesthesia for dentistry for both children and adults by the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia. We provide a relaxing and safe environment to help patients access quality dental care.
We accept patient referrals for specific work. Our staff dentist will perform the requested treatment and direct the patient back to the referring office for continued care together with a letter detailing the treatment performed. Our office serves Duncan, Cowichan Valley, Nanaimo.
Anesthetic Provider: Dr. Robert Marciniak
Dr. Marciniak completed a three-year Anesthesia Residency that cumulated in a Master of Science in Dental Anesthesia at the University of Toronto following his Doctorate in Dental Medicine at the University of British Columbia. He is authorized to provide general anesthesia to both children and adults by the College of Dental Surgeons of BC (CDSBC).
Dr. Marciniak is a former Clinical Assistant Professor at UBC where he taught local anesthesia and sedation to graduate students at the Faculty of Dentistry and was consultant for the National Board Examination Board and the American Dental Board of Anesthesia. In addition, he is a reviewer for the Anesthesia Progress Journal and he also lectures on various topics related to dental anesthesia.
Owner: Dr. Amy Tseng, Dentist
Dr. Amy Tseng completed her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from University of British Columbia in 2006. After practicing for six years in Northern BC, Alberta and Inuvik, Dr. Tseng purchased Dr. Richard Bell's dental clinic and moved to Duncan. Dr. Tseng is a lifelong learner, and keeps appraised of the latest dental developments through a variety of continuing education courses. She treats patients of all ages and mitigates anxiety and stress that accompany trips to the dentist with her gentle and approachable demeanour. Outside of the office, Dr. Tseng can be found enjoying the natural beauty of the island.
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