Welcome to ToothZone Kids, a husband and wife team that specialize in the care of infants, children, adolescents, and those with special needs. Dr. Mathew and Dr. Natalie realized they have a passion and love for working with children which led them to specialize in Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Mathew and Dr. Natalie are excited about their opportunity to make a difference and impact in the lives of so many patients and families!

Dr. Shylon Mathew, DMD, MSc, FRCD(C)

Dr. Mathew graduated from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of
New Jersey (UMDNJ) with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree and
then went on to receive his certificate in Pediatric Dentistry in 2006, where
he also earned a Masters of Science in Dentistry. In fall 2007, he became
a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.

Dr. Natalie Mathew-Sanche, DMD, MSc, FRCD(C)

Dr. Natalie graduated from the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Dentistry
with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. After working in private
practice as a general dentist for two years, her love of working with
children led to her decision to specialize in pediatric dentistry. In June
2006, she received her certificate in pediatric dentistry from the University
of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, where she also earned a
Masters of Science in Dentistry. In September 2006, she became a Fellow
of the Royal College of Dentistry of Canada.

On a personal note, both Dr. Mathew and Dr. Natalie have enjoyed their move to the Okanagan and spend their free time with their sons and extended family! They are active in their church and are excited to make a difference in the lives of many families.

Angie, Business Manager, Certified Dental Assistant

Angie has over 15 years in the dental field and we are excited to have her
on our team. She completed her Certified Dental Assisting training and
Dental Administrator course in Calgary and pursued her advanced training
with the Orthodontic module from Okanagan College. Angie is passionate
about making a difference in oral health and over the years has had the
opportunity to do daycare presentations - teaching children and their
parents about their dental health. Her compassion and kind personality
will help your child have a successful and enjoyable visit. Angie enjoys
traveling with her family, Okanagan summers by the pool, hiking with her
dog, and many adventures with her bearded dragon.

Aleah, Office Administrator

Aleah graduated from Vancouver Career College as a Medical Office
Administrator. Her background is in health care and includes working with
the elderly and adults with developmental disabilities. She has always
wanted to work with children and is excited to see who walks through the
door so she can greet them with a smile and an enthusiastic hello. She is
happy to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have. Aleah’s
three children keep her busy with their activities and her volunteer work at
the school. Aleah and her family love living in the Okanagan, they
especially love camping during our beautiful summers.

Jenna, Office Administrator, Certified Dental Assistant

Jenna joined our team with over 10 years experience as a Certified Dental
Assistant and Dental Receptionist. Jenna grew up in Kelowna and
completed the Certified Dental Assisting Program at Okanagan College.
After spending over 8 years living in Fort McMurray and Coquitlam, Jenna
and her husband moved back to Kelowna to be closer to family and raise
their two young children. Jenna’s attention to detail and kind nature will
ensure that you and your child have a positive visit to our office.

Sondra, Registered Dental Hygienist

Sondra received her hygiene diploma at the Regency Dental Hygiene
Academy in Toronto. Prior to continuing her education, Sondra worked as
a Certified Dental Assistant in Dawson Creek after receiving her certificate
from the College of the Rockies in Cranbrook. Her ability to interact and
have fun with the kids makes her an integral part of our team. Her patients
love her thorough dental care and her positive outlook on life. Sondra
loves exploring the Okanagan with her dog and fiancé. She is close to her
family and friends and you will find her laughing at one of their many

Kolbie, Registered Dental Hygienist

Kolbie moved to Kelowna from Kamloops where she had worked as a
Registered Dental Hygienist for the past 12 years. Kolbie attended the
College of New Caledonia in Prince George and obtained her diploma in
Dental Hygiene. A gentle and caring individual, Kolbie strives to provide
excellent patient care and create a positive experience for everyone at
ToothZone Kids. Even though she may be new to us, her previous
knowledge and skills makes her a talented addition to our fast paced,
dynamic environment. She is excited to meet and form lasting
relationships with all of our patients and families. Kolbie enjoys traveling
with her husband and two kids as well as learning about all the great
amenities the Okanagan Valley has to offer.

Milena, Dental Assistant

Milena works along side Dr. Mathew and Dr. Natalie as a dental assistant.
She has always been passionate about working with kids as her previous
employment was being a nanny with multiple families. She is committed in
providing excellent patient care in a calm, caring and gentle manner. Born and
raised in Germany (she speaks fluent English and German), Milena and
her family moved to Canada a few years ago and she now calls the
Okanagan home. The move inspired her favorite hobby, traveling and
getting to know different cultures.