About Dentistry in Waterloo | Trusted Dental Care Providers

Building a trusting bond with our patients is at the heart of everything we do. At Dentistry in Waterloo, you’re not just a patient, you’re part of our family. Our commitment revolves around fostering an open, trusting relationship with you. Your well-being is our top priority, and we believe that a strong connection built on trust is key to achieving the best results. Welcome to a practice where you’re not just cared for, you’re truly valued.

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Dr. Holman Yu,


Dr. Holman Yu is a highly accomplished dentist with a rich educational background and a dedication to excellence in dental care. A graduate of the prestigious University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Yu honed his skills in the United States for five years before returning to Canada in 2008 to prioritize family.

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Before his advanced dental studies, Dr. Yu earned a Bachelor of Science with distinction from the University of Toronto, laying a strong foundation for his future success. His academic prowess and commitment to his community have earned him numerous accolades, including the esteemed Pierre Fouchard Award for future leadership and a community service award from the University of Connecticut.

Dr. Yu’s time in dental school was marked by significant extracurricular involvement. He played a key role in the Connecticut Dental Student Association, served as vice president of the American Student Dental Association (ASDA), and was a National Consultant on Diversity for the American Dental Association (ADA). Additionally, he distinguished himself as the chief editor of the University of Connecticut Dental Journal.

With a philosophy that blends scientific precision with artistic flair and heartfelt care, Dr. Yu has continually sought to enhance his expertise through ongoing education. His certifications in implants, SureSmile invisible braces, and nitrous oxide, ensure his patients benefit from a broad spectrum of advanced and personalized treatment options. Additionally, the use of cutting-edge technology such as Dentsply Sirona’s Primescan, PrimePrint 3D printer and SiroLaser in his office further enhances the quality and precision of the dental care he provides.

 Discover why Dr. Yu is a trusted choice for dental care in Waterloo, Ontario by booking an appointment.

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Dental Assistant

Meet Cathy, the Northern Ontario dynamo who sprinted into our practice back in the spring of 2005 and never looked back! After sharpening her skills in North Bay, she now calls Waterloo home, where she keeps busy with her husband, daughter, and an endless stream of fun.

When the sun’s out, Cathy transforms into a running, baseball-playing, scuba-diving superhero. Come winter, she trades her flippers for a snowboard and skis, carving up the slopes with style. If you’re looking for a health pro with a zest for life and a knack for adventure, Cathy’s your gal! #NorthernOntarioNative #WaterlooWonder #AdventureSeeker #YearRoundFun

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Dental Hygienist

Meet Ryan, your friendly neighborhood dental hygiene expert at Dentistry in Waterloo! Graduating from the Canadian College of Dental Health in 2009, Ryan brought his expertise to our team in 2018. Before that, he earned his Dental Assisting certificate from Fanshawe College in 2007. As a dedicated member of the Canadian Dental Hygienists Association (CDHA) and in good standing with the College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario (CDHO), Ryan is committed to providing top-notch dental care.

Ryan believes in three key pillars for exceptional dental hygiene: client comfort, satisfaction, and education. His goal is to make every visit pleasant while ensuring you leave with a brighter, healthier smile.

When he’s not busy making teeth sparkle, you can find Ryan spiking volleyballs, mastering pickleball, devouring documentaries, diving into a good book, or enjoying quality time with his dog, Slim Jim.

Looking for a trusted dental hygienist in Waterloo? Book an appointment with Ryan today! #WaterlooDentalCare #DentalHygieneExpert #LocalDentalHero

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Dental Hygienist

🦷 Meet Christine, our dental ace! Graduated in Dental Hygiene in 2001, she’s been part of our practice since 2006, bringing her expertise and passion for dental care. Originally from a charming town near Stratford, Christine now resides in Wellesley with her husband, Chris, and their daughter, Brynn. Beyond perfecting smiles, she loves connecting with new faces, culinary adventures, delving into literature, outdoor escapades, and family walks. Ready for top-notch dental care with a touch of warmth? Christine’s here to make your smile shine! 😊 #WaterlooDentist #SmileWithChristine #DentalExpert


Since providing compassionate care is our main objective, we strive to ensure that our patients feel at ease. The environment of our dental clinic is relaxing. The first impression many patients get when they walk in is that they have walked into a spa. 

A comfortable surrounding paired with a team that is kind and personable; each one of our team members show that not only do we care for you, but we also care about you. This is shown by going the extra mile to make sure that we meet your needs and expectations at all of your appointments. Our team will do everything they can to accommodate you and guide you towards a healthy and happy smile.

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We know you have many choices when choosing a dentist in Waterloo, so we have made requesting an appointment a simple process via our Web site. If, for any reason you cannot keep a scheduled appointment, or will be delayed, please call us as soon as possible. 

Insurance and Billing

We are a fee for service office and payment is due upon completion of your appointment. Once your visit is completed, we will help you submit your insurance claim electronically. If you have direct deposit setup with your insurance carrier, then the reimbursement will get deposited into your bank account within a few days. Otherwise, reimbursement will come in the form of a cheque to your registered address. Forms of payment accepted are cash, VISA, Mastercard, and debit.


If you are unable to keep an appointment, we ask that you kindly provide us with at least 48 clinic business hours’ notice. A fee may be charged if a patient does not show up for an appointment without sufficient notice.

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you for choosing our practice for your dental care.