Our Team


Helia Ansari

Clinic Manager

Helia Ansari is our lovely front desk. She has over 20 years of experience in dental field. She finds getting to know patients and watching their journey to “smiles beyond this world” both refreshing and satisfying. She believes new smiles can change lives. Helping people has always been her goal. Helia resides in Richmondhill with her family (her husband, daughter, mom and of course a Yorkie named Bonbon). When she is not in clinic, she enjoys spending time with her family, visiting exotic places, bike riding, reading books and watching TV. She is good at swimming, dancing, badminton and biking.


Maria Lopez

Level II Registered Dental Assistant

Maria Lopez is a certified registered level II dental assistant working as the head dental assistant at My Smile Orthodontics. She has extensive experience as an orthodontic dental assistant and has been working since graduating from Medix College, Toronto, Ontario. Maria’s characteristics of being friendly, confident and gentle help her in having better relationships with her patients. While being fluent in both English and Tagalog, she really enjoys educating patients especially the oral hygiene aspect of their orthodontic treatment.