We at the Sackville Dental Centre would like to provide a friendly and caring atmosphere with the highest standards of today’s dental care while understanding each person as an individual and working together as a team.
Dr. John MacPherson, DDS
Dr. John, as he likes to be called, is originally from East Bay, Cape Breton. He received his BSC (Hons) from Acadia University, and his dental degree (DDS) from Dalhousie University. After working for two years with Dr. Bill Camp, he became Dr. Camp’s dental partner and has worked here at the Sackville Dental Centre for 28 years. In 2007 he purchased the whole practice and now heads the dental centre. Dr. John is involved in both endodontic (root canals) and orthodontic (braces) study clubs. To this day, Dr. John loves treating patients and practicing dentistry in general.
Dr. Michael Lo, DDS
Born and raised in Halifax, Dr. Mike was drawn to the science and craftsmanship of dentistry from a young age. He is a strong proponent of taking preventative measures to achieve optimal oral health in order to provide the best dental care he can to his patients.
Mike studied at McGill University where he got his Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology. He then received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2012 from the Dalhousie dental school. Furthermore, he is committed to enhancing his dental skills and expertise through continuing education courses. His keen interests include dental implantology, endodontics, prosthodontics and Invisalign®. Mike is currently a member of the Halifax County Dental Society and the Atlantic Canada Seattle Study Club.
In his spare time, Mike enjoys spending time with his friends and family. He also loves music, playing guitar, as well as leading an active lifestyle, whether it's going to the gym, spending time outdoors or playing basketball, ultimate frisbee or golf.
Dr. Sara Moore, DDS
Dr. Sara was born and raised in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. She graduated from UPEI with her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry. She then made her way to Halifax where she graduated top of her class in her final year of Dentistry at Dalhousie University.
She was fortunate to provide dental services on volunteer trips to Dominican Republic and Tanzania and to have been part of the Dental Public Health Program at Dalhousie where she got to travel to Nain, Labrador.
She grew up playing basketball and enjoyed playing for UPEI. She's happy to be back after practicing outside of HRM after graduating. She's committed to continued education and focuses on providing honest, quality care to patients of all ages.
Debbie Kemp, Office Manager
Debbie is from Halifax and has been in the dental profession for more than 30 years. She graduated from NSIT in 1977 as a Registered Dental Assistant and has been at Sackville Dental Centre since 1989. She started as an assistant with Dr. Camp and has been office manager since 1997. Debbie also represents as Sackville Dental Centre’s Privacy Officer.
Courtney was born and raised in a small town in NS. She graduated in 2012 with her diploma in dental hygiene. Courtney joined our team in 2017. She enjoys educating patients about all areas of their oral care. She loves improving the smiles of our patients and helping to keep their smiles healthy.
Brittany Crawford, RDH
Brittany was born and raised in Halifax and achieved a BA at Saint Mary's University in 2009 before graduating from Dalhousie University in 2012 with a diploma in Dental Hygiene. Brittany joined Sackville Dental Centre in January 2015. She enjoys educating her patients about their oral health and looks forward to meeting you and your smile.