North Raven Dental is a small team of dedicated professionals specializing in the delivery of dental services to remote and isolated communities. Our unique model brings modern, full-service dentistry direct to previously under serviced communities.
We are committed to enhancing the overall wellness of First Nations people as well as all members of the communities in and around our hub clinics.
Our services are community based and we welcome anyone who wishes to be seen to come in for a visit.
Dr. Cameron Robson
Dr. Tina Tavakoli
Dr. Robson graduated from University of Manitoba Dentistry in 1997 during which time he took a great interest in community dentistry.
After several years in private practice in Vancouver he wanted to get back to the passion of community work. From 2001 - 2012 he worked extensively in Inuit communities of the high arctic regions of Nunavut.
In 2012 he began North Raven Dental which has been bringing dental services to remote communities of British Columbia.
Dr. Tina Tavakoli completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Toronto. She was working in Ontario for few years before moving to Vancouver. She loves nature and adventure, so selecting beautiful British Columbia wasn’t a hard decision.
Dr. Tavakoli has a warm, caring and gentle personality, which puts children and anxious patients at ease.
Dr. Tina was working in Nunavut for a short term before joining the North Raven Dental in 2021. She is grateful for joining the North Raven Dental group that she is able to provide dental care to the communities.
In her free time, Dr. Tina Tavakoli enjoys Hiking, climbing and skiing.
Dr. Parth Naik
Certified Dental Assistant
Dr. Parth Naik grew up in Gujarat, India and graduated with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Dharamsinh Desai University in 2011.
He moved to Vancouver in 2012 and obtained a Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) at the University of Southern California in 2018.
Dr. Naik is a patient dentist, he enjoys educating patients in oral wellness and the connection between a healthy mouth and body.
He believes in empowering people to take control of their dental health helps them gain self-esteem and confidence, as their smile becomes healthier and more attractive.
Dr. Naik enjoys hiking, exploring different places, and trying different cuisine with his wife outside of working.
Rosie was born in Chilliwack, British Columbia and was raised in small communities throughout BC, Alberta and Saskatchewan.
She graduated as a Certified Dental Assistant from the University of the Fraser Valley in 2002 and was the UFV clinical excellence award recipient that year.
After graduation she started working in a large and long established family practice in the Chilliwack Area.
Rosie joined North Raven Dental in September of 2016 when she was searching for her profession to have more of a purpose and impact on people. North Raven Dental’s mission statement aligns with her own desire for dental care to be.
Rosie enjoys traveling to remote communities and providing dental care as well as learning many things about the culture, beliefs and love that these communities have to share.
Certified Dental Assistant
Sara Bolton became a CDA in 2014 in order to fulfill her desire to return to school and provide a career change that is technical, medically based and focused on helping people.
She has lived, raised her son, and worked in the Whistler Pemberton area for most of her life where amongst a variety of jobs she was, and remains a ski instructor.
Sara Bolton joined North Raven Dental in 2021. Her love for exploring rural areas of BC and meeting people in the small communities seemed like a good match for North Raven Dental and she looks forward to forging friendly and understanding relationships whilst providing dental support to her patients.