At Arcola Dental Centre, our mission is to make a positive difference in the lives of everyone, by offering quality dental care in a private, boutique style atmosphere. We are a team of professional, highly educated, compassionate and committed employees, and aim to improve patient health, appearance, self-confidence and overall quality of life.
Dr. Kwok received his dental training from the University of Toronto in 1996. Upon graduation, he started his dental career in Burnaby, BC. In 2008, Dr. Kwok relocated his practice to it’s current location. Maintaining a high level of clinical excellence has been the main philosophy of Dr. Kwok career goal, by embarking on a continuing journey of dental courses and training. Dr. Kwok was a clinic instructor at UBC’s faculty of Dentistry from 2000 – 2003. Dr. Kwok continues to improve the lives of his patients and bring beautiful smiles to all his patients.
Dr. Joan Man Lai is member of the Greater Vancouver Study Club. She regularly pursues continuing education by attending courses at the Canadian Academy Of Restorative Dentistry And Prosthodontics Conference, the Spear Dental Seminars, the Pacific Dental Conference and the Chicago Dental Society Mid-winter Meetings.“I have always considered patient care to be my number one priority as a dentist. I strive hard to earn the trust of my patients by providing comprehensive, high quality dental care in a gentle, empathetic and trusting environment provided by the whole dental team. I believe in spending time talking with with patients to ensure they understand their treatment options and to assist them in achieving long term dental health. I am also very committed to being current with the latest in technology and procedures through attending continued dental education, study clubs and dental conferences. I consider myself very lucky to be in a profession the I truly enjoy. It is a privilege to be able to help others.”