1-678 Guelph Line, Burlington
fax: 905-632-8371

Meet the professional & caring staff at Lighthouse Dental Care!

Dr. Fred Zietsma

Dr. Zietsma received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Western Ontario in 1980. Upon graduating, he was the recipient of several awards, including the Gold Medal, the Senior Award in Oral Surgery, Senior Award in Pediatric Dentistry and the R.C.D.S. award in Oral Biology. He is married with 3 children and enjoys hiking, skiing, cycling and spending quality time with his family.

"At Lighthouse Dental Care, I will always strive to provide modern, state of the art dentistry in a compassionate, caring manner. Getting to know our patient's over the years has led to many, many long term relationships. It is not just about providing stress-free dentistry, but doing so in such a way as to transform apprehensive patients into happy ones! I can truly say that my team and I will always provide you with the best possible dental care."

Dr. Zietsma just attended a 2 day course on the new Cerec software in Scottsdale Arizona at the Scottsdale Center for dentistry. Cerec is a superior method to creating durable colour-matched ceramic restoration for filings, full crowns, and veneers. This technology is applied within a single appointment, to ensure your treatment is quick, painless, and effective.

Dr. Mark Ceroni

Dr. Mark was born and raised in Burlington, Ontario and graduated from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry in 2000. Dr. Mark and his wife, Kathy, returned to Burlington after his graduation and, along with their 3 children, Jack, Ella and Bianca, are proud members of the community.

Dr. Mark continually strives to gain patient trust and respect by offering the highest standards in communication, comfort and treatment. His goal is to always put patients at ease and ensure the patient experience is as welcoming as possible.

He believes that dentistry is a life-long learning experience and participates frequently in continuing education in order to ensure he is up to date with the latest information and advances in dental care. He has a particular interest in cosmetic/comprehensive restorative dentistry, in addition to general family dentistry. He is a current member of the Hamilton Academy of Dentistry, Ontario Dental Association and the Canadian Dental Association.

When not practising dentistry, Dr. Mark enjoys golf, tennis and skiing with his family.

Dr. Raj Kandola
B.Sc., DDS

Dr. Raj is a graduate of McGill University (B.Sc. Chemistry) and the University of Toronto (Doctor of Dental Surgery). He is married to Nadine, and has two children, Zahra and Deven.

Dr. Raj enjoys practicing general dentistry, strives for treatment excellence and aims to make every patient experience a positive one.

Dr. Raj has a special interest in dental surgical services. As such, he has extensive clinical training in oral surgery (extractions, wisdom teeth removal), endodontics (root canals) and is certified to provide intravenous conscious sedation (iv sedation).

He is a member in good standing of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, the Ontario Dental Association, and is an Affiliate Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry.

Dr. Raj is an avid hockey player who enjoys playing hockey year round and is also registered as a certified hockey and baseball trainer and coach. He also enjoys spending time with his family and especially enjoys watching, coaching or volunteering his time for his children’s hockey, baseball and soccer activities.

Dental Assistants
Shannon and Cheryl

Our dental assistants not only assist the dentists during treatments, but they are there to assist you our patients. The dental assistants at Lighthouse Dental Care take the time to understand and accommodate your needs, ensuring your appointment is comfortable and positive.

Dental Hygienists
Ksenija, Torees and Patty

Providing you with a clean, healthy, bright smile is what the team of hygienists at Lighthouse Dental Care does best! Routine teeth cleaning is a preventative service that will remove any plaque and other harmful elements from damaging your teeth and gums. Our hygienists offer gentle teeth cleaning and will talk to you about your own teeth cleaning regimen.

Office Administrators
Kathy and Lucy

The office team at Lighthouse Dental Care is always friendly and accommodative of your schedule. We will set your appointment and provide you with complete administrative assistance. Our office is run to meet our patient needs and you can always expect to be greeted with a friendly smile with each visit.

Contact us today with any questions or to become a patient. Call us at 905-632-3822!

Lighthouse Dental Care
1-678 Guelph Line, Burlington, Ontario L7R 3M8
tel: 905-632-3822 | fax: 905-632-8371