Larissa has almost 30 years of dental experience; many of those years working with Dr. Marilyn Gregus in three Hamilton dental practices. She has expertise in all aspects of patient care and office operations. As a dental hygienist, she is gentle, thorough, knowledgeable and excellent at easing anxiety. Larissa was the Program Director of a local Dental Hygiene College for 12 years, overseeing the operations, curriculum and daily activities of staff, faculty, and students. She is also very active in the profession, sitting on various boards and participating in many hours of volunteering and professional development. She obtained an HBSc from McMaster University, a BA from the University of Waterloo, and an MS at Capella University. When she is not in the office, Larissa enjoys spending time with her horses. She is the proud mother of three – Sophia, Nixon, and Colton.