Our Team - Dentist in house Bradford - Dentists Bradford

BWG Dental Centre aims to provide individuals with a comfortable and relaxing environment where we strive to exceed your expectations through professional results and our friendly staff.

Dr. Rebeca Riojas –Ozturk (Office Owner)


Dr. Rebeca Riojas-Ozturk earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1989 at the Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon in Monterrey, Mexico. She was licensed by the Canadian National Dental Examining Board in 1996. She practiced in Toronto and Newmarket until 2009, when she opened BWG Dental Centre. Dr. Riojas-Ozturk is a strong beliver of continuning education. With passion in dentistry, she creates beautiful smiles through cosmetic dentistry and orthodontics. 

Dr. Riojas-Ozturk has compleated numerous courses in orthodontics and implant dentistry. She is a memeber of the RCDSO, ODA, CDA, AFAAID, IAO and AGD. Additionally, she is a fellow of the AGpO and an Invisalign provider. She loves spending time with her family, and in her spare time she enjoys the outdors and playing golf. 

Dr. Shilpi Tandon (Dentist)


Dr. Shilpi is a General Dentist with over 12 years of experience. She had been practicing dentistry in India where she coordinated a hospital based dental unit and owned her own practice as well, before migrating to Canada in 2016 and worked towards her Canadian Dental Credentials (D.D.S.) from University of Toronto in 2020. She is trained in Nitrous Oxide sedation and is a member of RCDSO, ODA and CDA.
She has special interest in aesthetic dentistry and works hard to bring the highest quality of personalized care to each of her patients.
Dr. Shilpi is fluent in English, Hindi, Punjabi and Urdu. Having lived in Iran and Saudi Arabia as a child she manages to relate to Persian and Arabic languages to some extent and wishes to learn them some day.
Outside of the office, she loves spending quality time with her two daughters, cooking different cuisines and enjoys travelling.
Dr. Shilpi constantly undertakes continuing education programmes to expand her knowledge and stay up to date in advanced dental care

Julia Yun (Denturist)


Julia graduated from George Brown College in 2012 with a goal in mind, the dental health and welfare of her clients. Her services include the fabrication of complete and partial dentures, as well as reline and repair of existing dentures. She also offers devices related to implant supported and retained dentures. Julia was a dental technian for 10 years before taking the next steps to become a denturist. Julia looks forward to meeting and helping her patients, in order to maximize oral care, dentures and overall quality of life! 

Kate Hodgins (Dental Hygienist)



Kate is Dr. Rebeca Riojas-Ozturks' Dental Hygienist since 2014. She earned her Dental Hygiene Advanced Diploma from Georgian College in 2013. Kate is commited to providing her patients with the highest quality of oral health care. You will find her very friendly and knowledgable, and proud to deliver you quality dental hygiene care. Kate resides in the Barrie community, she enjoys skiing, golf, and spending time at her cottage when she is not providing care to her patients! 

Patty Gaston (Office Manager)


Patty is Dr. Ozturk's Front Desk Receptionist and Office Manager, as well as relief Chairside Assistant. Patty graduated in 1996 from the local community college with her Certified Chairside Assisting diploma. After 8 years of dental assisting and 32+ continuing education courses, she moved more into the area of front desk and managing. Patty resides in the small community of lnnisfil. She brings with her over 24 years of experience in the dental field. You will find her very friendly, knowledgable and eager to take care of her patients.

Carly Shipman (Patient Coordinator)


Carly is a graduate of the Dental Assisting program at Georgian College. Carly will greet you upon entry to our office, or answer the office phone to assist you! Carly has a passion for helping people and creating a comfortable environment. Give Carly a call at our office to book your next appointment.

Oxana Nastas (Dental Assistant)