Marlene Maia has a passion for achieving and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. Her desire to understand the connection between oral health as it relates to overall well-being is the motivating factor in her career as a Dental Hygienist.
Practicing in the Greater Toronto and Hamilton area (GTHA), Marlene has 11 years of experience in the Dental industry. Proving herself as a dedicated dental professional, she prides herself on building long-lasting, trusting relationships with her clients.
Marlene studied Dental Assisting at George Brown College in Toronto, Ontario attaining her certificate in Dental Assisting in 2005. Motivated to further her skills, she enrolled in the Dental Hygiene Program at Regency Dental Hygiene Academy in Toronto, Ontario, receiving her diploma in 2009. With an eagerness to learn more and provide additional services to her devoted clients, Marlene continues with her education; achieving her certification in laser treatment therapy and in 2012 was officially authorized to self-initiate. She still continues to increase her dental skills and knowledge on an ongoing basis, helping her fuel her passion for Dental Hygiene.
Marlene’s approach to treatment is professional and friendly, helping her clients to recognize the benefits of maintaining proper oral health in order to achieve vibrant health. Marlene believes the link between overall health and oral health should never go un-noticed, recognizing there is more to just a “cleaning” is all part of Marlene’s commitment to individual treatment.
Marlene credits many of her successes as a clinical provider to her mentors who have guided her to develop the tools and knowledge required in Dental Hygiene.
Marlene has been at Passion Dental Hygiene since it opened in December 2015. With her approach in overall wellness and continual passion to help people achieve a healthy lifestyle she welcomes any new clients to further discuss these goals.