The Kirk Ortho Dream Team of highly-qualified and skilled individuals will help make your orthodontic experience a great one!

Our friendly staff will always greet you with with a smile and are always happy to help in any way possible. 

We've been told that chatting with our wonderful team is one of our patients' favourite part of their orthodontic treatment - just check out our awesome reviews!

If you'd like to know more about us, we invite you to drop by, have a coffee, and say hello! We look forward to welcoming you to the Kirk Orthodontics family!


Cait P. 

Treatment Coordinator

Cait will be one of the first people that you get to know at Kirk Ortho as she will help guide you through your first few appointments. Cait believes life is always better with a smile, and her personal experience with orthodontic treatment enables her to share with our patients an understanding of the exciting journey on which they are about to embark! When she’s not in the office, you may find Cait on stage singing with her band, Under the Covers, or starring in local community theatre. She has a variety of other interests including reading, dancing, and learning all things Titanic. In her space time, she loves playing her ukelele and spending time with her husband, friends, and family. Her educational background is in English Literature and Journalism.

Kelci C. 

Orthodontic Hygienist

When you are in the clinic for your scheduled appointments, you’ll get to know our friendly hygienist Kelci! Since graduating from the dental hygiene program at Algonquin College, she has been focused solely on orthodontic clinical practice and helping to create terrific smiles for children and adults! You’ll be seeing a lot of her during your scheduled orthodontic visits! She lives in Arnprior and loves animals - especially dogs. In her spare time, she enjoys fishing, playing hockey and watching Harry Potter movies (but not simultaneously).

Emily P.

Dental Assistant

Emily is a certified level II dental assistant who recently graduated from Algonquin College. Always hungry for knowledge, she enjoys learning about the newest orthodontic techniques through continuing education and loves helping patients achieve their perfect smile. Emily was born and raised in the beautiful town of Westport, Ontario. On weekends, she often travels there in her purple PT Cruiser to visit family. She enjoys watching Grey’s Anatomy, traveling and spending time with her dog (named Tuukka). Emily loves being part of Team Kirk and can’t wait to help with your smile transformation!

Erica G.

Orthodontic Hygienist

Erica was born and raised in sensational Smiths Falls, alumni of SFDCI. She graduated from the Advanced Dental Hygiene program at Algonquin College in 2014 and has enjoyed being an oral healthcare provider ever since! Erica loves helping to create beautiful healthy smiles, and orthodontics has been a field of passion for her since she got her start in dentistry! In her spare time she enjoys walks with her black lab Cooper, bonfires with her husband and reading by her pool.

Sam B.

Dental Assistant

Sam is a level II dental assistant born and raised in Carleton Place, and happy to be working in her hometown as part of the team at Kirk Ortho! Sam is passionate about continuing her education in the orthodontic field, and she can relate to patients on a personal level as she is also on her own orthodontic journey wearing braces! She spends her spare time playing hockey, snowmobiling, and water skiing – and her dog Cash tags along for all of the adventures too!