Beautiful Smile

About Us

It is our goal to help you achieve a healthy mouth and natural looking smile that makes you feel more comfortable and restores your confidence.

Dr. Thomas LeeDr. Thomas Lee

Dr. Lee graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Doctorate of Medical Dentistry in 1984. He completed his Bachelor of Science in Cell Biology in 1971 and Bachelor of Pharmacy degree in 1974.

He has completed post graduate training at the UCLA Medical School Chronic Pain Centre and published early acupuncture studies in 1981. His post graduate education includes endodontics (root canals), prosthodontics (implants, crowns) and esthetic dentistry. He has received awards from the American Society of Dentistry for Children, the BC Society of Orthodontists, and is a member of the prestigious Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Society, awarded for academic excellence.

Dr. Lee is a member of the BC College of Dental Surgeons, the Canadian Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Canadian Association of Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics, the American Academy of Implant Dentistry and the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology. He is a founding member of the Canadian Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and of the Canadian Academy for Esthetic Dentistry. Dr. Lee is a sustaining member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and is one of only three dentists in BC to be awarded a Fellowship in the International Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics.

Dr. Lee has a particular interest in natural-looking cosmetic and restorative dentistry. He enjoys spending leisure time with his wife Diane, and their son and daughter, as well as cycling and reading.

TaraDr. Tara Cowie

Dr. Cowie graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine in 2000. She completed her Bachelor of Sciences degree at Simon Fraser University and an Advanced Education in General Dentistry Diploma at University California Los Angeles in 2001.

Dr. Cowie has recently returned to BC after operating a dental practice in the northern territories of Australia. While this experience enhanced the diversity of her clinical skills, her interests are in treating children, seniors and the medically compromised.

Dr. Cowie is a licensed member of the Australian Dental Association and the College of Dental Surgeons of BC. She is a lifelong learner and attends courses and symposiums to maintain and advance her clinical skills and knowledge.

Outside of work, Dr. Cowie has a keen interest in outdoor activities and is very busy raising her two children.


Diane is a member of our reception team with over 20 years of experience. Her job is to ensure that you feel welcome and takes care of the scheduling and financial details of your treatment plan.

Diane has interests in numerous activities including boating, cooking, reading and travelling. As well, she loves spending time with friends, family and grandchildren. She also finds time to volunteer on missions to Africa and the Phillipines.


Robyn is the leader of our reception team and looks after all financial aspects of your treatment plan include your insurance company if applicable. She will consult with Dr. T Lee and/or Dr. K Lee and your insurance company to coordinate your treatment schedule ensuring a seamless flow.

Robyn's bright smile and sense of humour are contagious.

Outside work, Robyn interests are photography, gardening and her family.


Gayle is a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA), and a member of the BC Certified Dental Assistants Association.  

She is Dr. Lee’s primary assistant and has worked with him for many years. She notes that, “My smile is a result of his quality dentistry.” She enjoys her work and excels in ensuring the comfort of our patients through her supportive and attentive manner. She is particularly skilled in the fabrication of temporary crowns with a keen eye for detail having obtained her certification as a prosthodontic assistant.

She enjoys the outdoors, hiking, camping and traveling with her family.


Ann is a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA) and a member of the BC Certified Dental Assistants Association.

Ann is a very experienced professional with training in advanced cosmetic dentistry techniques including tooth whitening. As such, she is the office expert for the application of ZOOM whitening. She is also our primary lab technician for fabrication of tooth whitening and custom impression trays.

Her infectious laugh and personable attitude helps patients feel at ease. She enjoys outdoor activities, reading, scrapbooking and spending time with her husband and two girls.


Erin is a registered Dental Hygienist, graduating from the Toronto College of Dental Hygiene in 2008. She was also a Certified Dental Assistant training at the Bellingham Technical College ( 2001), before continuing in her education in Dental Hygiene.

Erin has worked at the Peninsula Dental Centre since 2001. She is extremely skilled at putting patients at ease with her kind and caring manner and is a great motivator and educator.

She spends leisure time watching movies, reading and taking long walks. As well, Erin loves people, enjoys spending time with her husband, family and friends.


Jessica is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Dalhousie University in 2005. She is a regular participant of annual conferences and post-graduate courses through which she continually upgrades her skills. Jessica is certified to use local anaesthesia when necessary to enhance patient comfort.

Jessica is able to put patients at ease with her caring and easy-going manner all the while motivating her patients to make the necessary hygiene changes that enhance their oral health. Aside from work, her interests include reading, baking, downhill mountain biking and spending time with her family.


Tracey is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Vancouver Community College (2010) as well as a Certified Dental Assistant, trained at Durham University College (2005). She also has a postgraduate certification in anesthesia and offers local anesthesia to her patients when needed. Tracey is the recipient of the 2009 and 2010 CDHBC Award of Excellence and regularly attends conferences and postgraduate courses to advance her skills.

She has a calm and caring approach that guides and educates her patients to empower them to achieve optimal oral health and takes pride in their accomplishments. Tracey comes to BC from Ontario and when not working, her interests include running, hiking, playing games and spending time with family and friends.

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302-1656 Martin Drive
White Rock, BC V4A 6E7

Clinic Hours

  • Monday8:30 am5:30 pm
  • Tuesday8:30 am5:30 pm
  • Wednesday8:30 am5:30 pm
  • Thursday8:30 am5:30 pm
  • FridayClosed
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