About Us

YOUR GO-TO DENTAL DESTINATION

Easy to Find!

Located on “Sixth and Sixth” in Uptown New Westminster adjacent to the historic Queens Park Heritage residential area, it is easy for you to access our modern dental office.

Right next to COCO BUBBLE TEA, and
two doors down from ROCKY POINT ICE CREAM!

Friendly Neighbourhood Dentist

When you first visit us, you can expect a gentle yet thorough approach from our team of Certified Dental Assistants and Our Registered Hygienists.
At your initial consultation and dental cleaning, our team will create a preventative schedule that will best suit your specific needs. If further treatment is necessary, our clinic provides experience and expertise in a range of services.

Meet Our Team

Learn more about Uptown Park Dental and our dedicated team.
We are committed to providing excellent care with compassion and consideration.
Our aim is to provide a personalized treatment plan that is based on your individual interests and needs.

Dr. Dan Czerniecki, DMD

Dr Dan Czerniecki was born and raised in the West Kootenay region of British Colum …

Dr. Dan Czerniecki

Dr Dan Czerniecki was born and raised in the West Kootenay region of British Columbia. He received both his Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry and his Doctor of Dental Medicine at the University of British Columbia. He then went to Williams Lake B.C. where he practiced as a dental associate for 4 years, gaining valuable experience in all aspects of general dentistry. He returned to the lower mainland where he practiced in Burnaby, sharing his clinic with Dr Clement Lear, former head of the Orthodontic Department of UBC. There he developed his skills and a keen interest in orthodontics. He subsequently moved to New Westminster where he has practiced for the past 12 years. “Dr. Dan”, as he is referred to by the many children in his practice, believes strongly in patient-centered family practice. He enjoys the challenge of meeting the unique interests and needs of his patients with careful consideration and a high standard of care.

When he is not in the office, Dan can often be found in his yard, where he spends long hours in his bird and bee-friendly garden. He also enjoys an active lifestyle with a special interest in hiking snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.

Dr. Josh Lombardi, DMD

Dr Josh Lombardi was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. He …

Dr. Josh Lombardi

Dr Josh Lombardi was born and raised in Vancouver, British Columbia. He completed his Bachelor of Science Degree in Kinesiology in 2012 at Western University in London, Ontario. He went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery also at Western in 2017, graduating with distinction. He decided to return home to beautiful British Columbia and has been dedicating his time to his patients ever since!

Dr. Lombardi has a keen interest in all aspects of dentistry and regularly takes professional continuing education to stay up to date on the latest and greatest in the field of dentistry. He takes pride in getting to know each and every one of his patients so that he can tailor his care to their special needs and values. Dr Lombardi is a firm believer that excellence in oral health is fundamental to long-term systemic well-being.

Outside the office, Dr. Lombardi enjoys staying active, playing sports, and skiing, and has a love for good food and traveling.

Dr. J. Choi, DMD

Dr J. Choi joined Uptown Park Dental in March 2023. Raised in Burnaby, British Colum …

Dr. J. Choi

Dr J. Choi joined Uptown Park Dental in March 2023. Raised in Burnaby, British Columbia, he completed his Doctor of Dental Medicine at the University of Manitoba and has been practicing in Red Deer, AB, and Prince George, BC since 2020.

Dr Choi covers a large spectrum of dentistry, including implant surgery, dentures, root canal therapy, and more. He also helps patients with TMJ issues with Botox treatments.

Outside of dentistry, Dr Choi loves animals, enjoys outdoor activities, and likes to travel.

Selina

Registered Dental Hygienist

Selina is our registered dental hygienist. She has been …

Selina

Registered Dental Hygienist

Selina is our registered dental hygienist. She has been with our team for more than 10 years. Selina’s positive, upbeat nature enables her to provide dental care in a relaxed, stress-free environment. She is committed to personalized, gentle, quality care which enables her to build a lasting relationship with her patients, with a goal of achieving excellence in their dental health.

In her free time, Selina enjoys traveling to new exotic places, camping, and being active outdoors!

Stella

Registered Dental Assistant

After completing her Dental Therapist Diploma in Hong …

Stella


Certified Dental Assistant

After completing her Dental Therapist Diploma in Hong Kong, Stella immigrated to Canada to pursue her career as a Certified Dental Assistant. She has been working with “Dr Dan” ever since. She obtained her Orthodontic Module at UBC and her Prosthodontic Module at VCC. Stella treasures her relationship with her patients and has a special gift with children. She always tries her best to provide a relaxing comfortable atmosphere, and her contagious laughter is often heard throughout the office. She truly believes a warm smile is worth a thousand words.

Stella enjoys trying new foods and travelling, and especially loves to spend time with family and friends.

Carol

Patient Coordinator

For more than 15 years, Carol, our office administrator, has enjoyed getting …

Carol

Patient Coordinator

For more than 15 years, Carol, our office administrator, has enjoyed getting to know our patients on a personal level, enabling her to adjust appointment scheduling to their unique situations. With her experience and knowledge, she is extremely helpful in assisting them with the sometimes cumbersome insurance policies and issues. She likes to make everyone feel welcome and is known for her sense of humor. When not at work Carol, enjoys camping, traveling, and trying to keep up with her energetic dog, Gator.

Araceli

Certified Dental Assistant

After moving from Mexico to Vancouver, Araceli graduated as a Certified Den …

Araceli

Certified Dental Assistant

After moving from Mexico to Vancouver, Araceli graduated as a Certified Dental Assistant from MTI College. The newest member of our team, her career in dentistry has been very rewarding as she enjoys helping and meeting people. She is proud of her work and strives to provide the best care for the patients. Araceli’s gentle nature and calm demeanor are contagious with both patients and the rest of our dental team.

Outside of dentistry, you will find her with her husband doing outdoor activities such as hiking, biking, camping, and walking her dog, Angus.

Jessie

Certified Dental Assistant

Jessie is a lifelong New West’er. After graduating from New Westminster …

Jessie

Certified Dental Assistant

Jessie is a lifelong New West’er. After graduating from New Westminster Secondary School, she qualified as a Certified Dental Assistant at VCC. Jessie is an energetic and compassionate person who loves her career as a CDA. For the almost 15 years Jessie has been with us, she has utilized her skills and upbeat personality to ensure the patient visit to Uptown Park Dental is fun and enjoyable.

Outside of the office, Jessie enjoys spending time with her 2 young boys, baking and cooking goodies with them, and taking them to their various after-school activities.

Shannon

Registered Dental Hygienist

Bio coming soon
Bio coming soon

Shannon

Registered Dental Hygienist

Bio Coming Soon

Our team is here for you

In our warm, relaxed, friendly environment,
our team has provided care for generations of families.
Don’t hesitate to call us to find out more about our office and the services we provide.