Trusted Family Dentistry
Dr. Geneviève Audet + Associés is proud to be a long standing member of the Rockland community, serving families’ dental needs for nearly 12 years. We are proud to be a fully bilingual clinic, offering our dental services in both French and English. We take pride in our patient-centred approach, always taking the time to explain and demonstrate what work needs to be completed so our patients are comfortable and confident in their oral health decisions. We understand how important it is that you feel listened to, and together we plan and work with you to make you feel and look your best.
Our staff are always cheerful, compassionate, and know all our patients by first name – because you’re not just a patient, you’re part of our growing dental family! We welcome every member of the family, so please contact us to arrange a consultation.
Standing member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, Ottawa Dental Society, American Board Certified, and a member of the International Association for Orthodontics. Dr. Audet also serves patients in Ottawa-Gatineau at River Dental at the Corners on Main in Old Ottawa East.
Dr. Geneviève Audet
Dr. Audet graduated from the University of Montreal in 1997 with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) Diploma. She was American and California board-certified where she practiced dentistry for eight years before returning to Canada and establishing herself in the heart of Rockland. In addition to her formal dental training, she completed specialized instructions from Dr. Rondeau in Toronto focusing on early orthodontics. Dr. Audet believes in early orthodontic treatment with functional appliances.
“It’s more than just a tooth, it’s a patient with different experiences and unique needs”
An active member of the Rockland community, she supports many local charities and activities, including the recent River Clean UP initiatives and CHEO fundraisers. Boating, fishing, and spending time outdoors are some of her favorite pastimes. Her patients described Dr. Audet as kind, gentle, cheerful and positive- helping her patients maintain big, beautiful smiles has been her passion! As the mother of three young adults, you can guarantee she has lots of patience and really loves being around kids!
Meet our team
Dr. Jacynthe Desjardins (BSc, BEd, MSc, DMD) obtained her Doctorate of Dental Medicine from McGill University in 2017 where she received the Award for Professionalism from the Académie dentaire du Québec in recognition of her outstanding dedication, compassion and respect for others. She subsequently completed a multidisciplinary residency program affiliated with the Université de Montréal. Through extensive clinical work in the Departments of Dentistry at the CHUM and Sainte-Justine Hospital, as well as the university’s dental clinic, she gained valuable experience treating patients with medically complex conditions. Dr. Desjardins also holds a Master of Science in Microbiology from Université Laval as well as a Bachelor of Science specializing in Biomedical Science and a Bachelor of Education from Laurentian University.
Further, Dr. Desjardins remains invested with her alma mater, McGill University, as a volunteer clinical instructor for the Outreach Mobile Dental Clinic. She has privileges to practice in dental oncology and assist with maxillofacial surgeries at the CISSS of Outaouais hospitals.
An avid learner, Dr. Desjardins is always searching for new academic growth opportunities to deliver the highest-quality care to her patients.
Keith grew up in Newfoundland and completed his undergraduate degree at Mount Allison University, followed by a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at Dalhousie University. He moved to Squamish, BC, where he had his own practice for six years. In 2013, Keith relocated to Ottawa and began working at Dr. Audet’s clinic. In his personal time, Keith enjoys spending time with his children and traveling. He continues to stay active with Crossfit, running and golf in the summer, and skiing in the winter. A former provincial team rugby player, he remains passionate about this sport.
Dr. Alexandre Poirier was born in Ottawa and was raised in a french Canadian family. Dr. Poirier was inspired by his family dentist to enter dentistry, and in 2013 he flew to beautiful Sydney, Australia where he spent the next four years studying dentistry at the University of Sydney – he had quite an adventure mate!
When he’s not busy looking after your teeth, Dr. Poirier enjoys the great outdoors and travelling all over the world – notable experiences include swimming in the great Australian coral reefs, eating street food in Shanghai China and riding motorbikes in rural Vietnam. He most of all enjoys socializing and meeting people from all walks of life, talking with them and getting to know their language, culture and unique experiences.
Chantal graduated in 1986 from Algonquin College as a Dental Assistant. She has been working in dentistry ever since. Chantal’s knowledge, expertise, and her natural people skills make her greatly appreciated by our staff and patients alike. Friendly and compassionate, Chantal will always go the extra mile for our patients. Outside of work, Chantal enjoys golfing, skidooing, walking, and bike-riding.
Natalie has been part of our team since 2013. She graduated from Canadore College in 2008 from the Dental Hygiene Program. She also was a Pharmacy Technician for 7 yrs. Natalie is passionate about sharing her knowledge and providing the highest quality of care, always ensuring her patients feel comfortable. She enjoys visiting her family in Niagara Falls.
Guylaine graduated from La Cité Collégiale in 2000, and has been working in our office ever since. Guylaine brings a hard working and positive attitude to the office. Guylaine is very attentive to her patients, always making her patients feel comfortable and relaxed. She loves gardening, motocycling, travelling, and she loves all kinds of animals.
Roxanne joined us in 2006, and has been providing the best dental care to our patients since. She graduated from La Cité Collégiale in 1994. Roxanne is bilingual and very passionate about sharing her knowledge and providing the highest quality of care. She is the mother of 2 girls who play hockey, and enjoys spending time with her husband, family, and friends.
Graduated with honours from la Cité collégiale in 2010, Carolanne is native from Alfred. She has been living in the lovely town of Rockland for meany years. Carolanne is dynamic and passionate about her work. She is sensitive to the clients needs by providing high quality dental care. Mother of two energetic young boys and enjoy making kids first visits pleasant and instructives. A great addition to our exceptional team.
Mélanie has been part of our team for several years. She graduated as a Certified Dental Assistant Level II in 1997, from La Cité Collégiale. Mélanie is very outgoing, and enjoys the relationships she develops with patients. Her laugh is very contagious, and her patients always feel comfortable and relaxed. With many years of experience, she is able to educate and answer all questions regarding any treatment. In her spare time she like to spend time with her family and friends.
After successfully completion of her degree in medical administration in Montreal in 2019, Saara joined the dental field where she has been working since. Saara brings her knowledge, patience and organizational skills to our wonderful administrative team. Outside the office, Saara is passionate about her yoga practice and loves taking care of her family. She can serve you in either English or French.
Tiffany completed her Office Administration program at La Cite in 2020. She recently joined our team and is looking forward to serving you in either English or French. She loves to meet new people and treat them with love and kindness. In her spare time she enjoys being at home with her two children.