Dr Melissa joined the team at Fredericton Dental Centre in 2020 and brings with her experience in all aspects of dentistry. She earned her first dental degree in Brazil in 2002. Aiming for higher standards in her profession she immigrated to Canada in 2003 where she has worked as a dental assistant, dental receptionist and dental hygienist prior to earning her Canadian dental degree in 2012.
She has a passion for family dentistry, which is evident by her high energy and infectious smile and is fluent in three languages. (English, Spanish and Portuguese) In her spare time she enjoys traveling, camping, hiking, biking, kayaking a nice cup of tea and her two dogs.