Our Team

We are proud of the team of professionals at East City Dental.  Each of our staff devoted considerable education to their chosen career, whether a Certified Dental Assistant, Registered Dental Hygienist or Doctor of Dental Surgery (Dentist).  Our receptionist also has her designation as a Certified Dental Assistant so she can appropriately book your appointments, send your estimates for pre-determination if necessary and answer all your questions.

All of our staff live in the local area, and have a true team approach when working together.  They keep up to date on the latest in regulatory protocols through the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, and continuing education courses.

The staff at East City Dental are passionate about oral health and truly want to help you get your best smile.

Dr. Kayleigh MacIntosh

Dr. Kayleigh MacIntosh

Doctor of Dental Surgery

Dr Kayleigh MacIntosh grew up in the City of Kawartha Lakes, on the north shore of Lake Scugog. Prior to dentistry she obtained her BSc from Mount Allison University in New Brunswick. She graduated from dentistry at the University of Western Ontario in 2012. She then practiced dentistry in Wiarton, Ontario where she worked in private practice as well as hospital settings providing care to children and people with special needs. In 2013, Dr MacIntosh moved to western Canada, where she practiced for three years in Red Deer, Alberta. She spent time in the mountains hiking and skiing but ultimately has settled in Peterborough with her husband and daughter to be closer to family.

Dr MacIntosh is committed to providing comprehensive, compassionate dental care, and values building relationships with her patients. She also enjoys learning and taking continuing education courses, in order to provide her patients with up-to-date, complete care.

When not doing dentistry, she enjoys running, hiking, canoeing and cross-country skiing.

Megan

Megan

Registered Dental Hygienist

Megan graduated with honours from Algonquin College in 2002 and started her career in Dental Hygiene alongside her father Dr. Allan Galbraith who was the former Dentist at this practice. Through the years she has continued her education to stay current in the dental hygiene field. Megan strives to provide a welcoming and caring experience during dental appointments. She is registered with the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario and is a member of the Ontario and Canadian Dental Hygienists Associations. When not at work she enjoys taking long walks with her dog Gus and spending time with her family at the lake.

Shellie

Shellie

Certified Dental Assistant

Shellie is the facilitator of all aspects of Dr. MacIntosh’s patient care. As a certified dental assistant, she is responsible for the care of all instruments and equipment within the office. Her duties extend to all infection protocols and controls to assure safety and compliance. A keen sense of perfection, and a quiet demeanor is the right combination of skills for the position. When not at work, Shellie enjoys living on a local rural farm with three horses and an abundant vegetable garden. In Shellie’s mind, every day should be Earth Day!

Tasha

Tasha

CDA Receptionist

Tasha combines her knowledge and experience of dental assisting with her superb telephone skills. She is the friendly voice on the phone at our office, whether you call us or she calls you. With her COVID screening responsibilities, Tasha is the first person you will meet at the practice. Originally from Jacquet River, New Brunswick, Tasha is a proud member of Peterborough’s LGBTQ community. A married parent, lover of people, animals and music, Tasha shares her exuberant personality with all she meets. Her smile and friendly nature make the day better for everyone.