Dr. Richard Cook has been practicing dentistry for 28 years. He graduated in 1987 and has been practicing in Huntsville since 1994. We’re proud to be an independently owned and operated Huntsville business. Along with our three hygienists, three dental assistants and an office manager, Dr. Cook is on hand to help our patients during their appointment. Contact us today to set up your appointment. We welcome new patients.
Dr. Richard Cook B.Sc., D.D.S. is a general dentist practicing in all areas of dentistry. He is a graduate of University of Toronto, receiving his B.Sc. in 1983 and his D.D.S. in 1987. Dr. Cook has lived in Huntsville since 1994. He and his wife Deborah, our office manager, work together as a team providing optimum dental care to all our patients.
Deborah Cook Is our office manager and treatment coordinator. Deborah has worked alongside her husband, Dr. Cook, since 1994. She is a graduate of both George Brown and Cambrian Colleges, studying Dental and Dental Radiology. She has a competitive team spirit with a strong desire to excel and has extensive knowledge for business management principles.
Coreen is a dental hygienist who graduated from the Hygiene Program at Canadore College in 2000. A Huntsville native, Coreen has been happily working in the Dental Field for over 20 years. For the past 12 years, Coreen has been enjoying providing gentle professional dental care to patients at Dr. Richard Cook Family Dentistry.
Jenn graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Canadore College in 2018. She was awarded the Sunstar Butler Award for her outstanding achievements in preventative dental hygiene. Jenn is excited to join the team while building new relationships and expanding her knowledge. She was born and raised in Huntsville and, when not working, can be found hiking, kickboxing and spending quality time with family and friends.
Peggy graduated as a dental hygienist from the Hygiene Program at St. Clair College. She has been enjoying Muskoka and raising her family here for over 23 years now. Peggy has always felt everyone should be treated as though they were family. For her, it is wonderful to see changes people can achieve in improving their oral health with regular care and education.
Megan graduated from Cambrian College as a dental assistant. Megan enjoys the variety that being a dental receptionist brings; she also enjoys communicating with patients and helping them feel more comfortable in the dental office. She enjoys spending her spare time with her family and riding horses.
Nicole is our dental assistant. Born and raised in Huntsville, Nicole graduated from the dental assisting program at Georgian College as a dental assistant in the fall of 2014. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Assisting Association (ODAA). She enjoys the challenges and continuous learning the job brings. When not at the office, you can find Nicole playing in the Muskoka Concert Band, cooking or kayaking.
Ana is one of our dental assistants. She moved from Toronto to Muskoka in 2000 with her family. In 2016, Ana returned to school at Georgian College where she enrolled in the Dental Assisting program and graduated with honours. She is a current member of the Ontario Dental Assisting Association (ODAA). When not at the office, Ana enjoys quality time with her husband and children.
Donna Elliott - Hygiene Coordinator CDA / CDR
Donna is our Hygiene Coordinator. She has been in dentistry for 35 years. She strives to learn from each experience she has had with each person that she meets. She takes pleasure in speaking with patients and assisting them with their dental needs. She is thrilled to be part of the dental team. When not in the office, Donna enjoys spending time with her husband, children and growing number of grandchildren.