Our Team

Dr. Luke Haslam (DDS)


Dr. Luke Haslam is a graduate of the dental surgery program at Dalhousie University and has advanced education and experience in the fields of Cerec (CAD/CAM) and laser dental treatments.  His treatment philosophy is to provide patients with the most conservative approach to dentistry possible through the use of the very latest in dental treatment and technology.  Dr. Haslam's practice at Basinview Dental Centre utilizes the latest in dental equipment including digital imaging/ radiographs and single appointment Cerec restorations. 

Dr. Luke Haslam is proud to be a native of Nova Scotia and has chosen to bring his modern practice to the Digby area. Basinview Dental Centre is proud to be a supporter of local events, services and sports
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In his spare time, Dr. Luke Haslam enjoys spending time with his family, golfing and travelling. 

Megan Haslam (Office Manager, RDA)


Originally from Halifax, NS, Megan graduated from NSCC as a level II dental assistant and has been working chairside with Dr. Luke Haslam since her training was complete. Her advanced education in the dental treatments provided at Basinview Dental Centre as well as her commitment to patient care, make Megan an irreplaceable asset.

Megan's energy and compassionate nature help bring a positive patient experience. Her treatment goal is to ensure every patient has a pleasureable experience while receiving the very latest in dental treatment.  In her spare time, Megan enjoys being with her family, travelling and reading. 

Mary Saulnier (RDH)


Mary has a diverse educational background with diplomas in Dental Technology, Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene. Her regular attendance at continuing education courses allow Mary to provide her patients with the very latest in hygiene treatments as well as the most current information on hygiene products. Mary is also proud to be one of the few hygienests in NS who are certified in the application of local anesthesia. This allows her to provide the highest level of hygiene care while maximizing the patient's comfort. Mary takes a personal approach to every patient allowing her to provide each patient with the specific treatments they require as well as the tools and knowledge to maintain their oral health.

Mary is a local resident of Digby and is happy to return to her home town, bringing with her years of treatment experience in hygiene service. Mary enjoys being closer to her friends and family and is commited to being actively involved in her community. She enjoys a healthy lifestyle and is often found walking or running along her favorite routes. Mary is also a member of the Gaels of Fundy Pipe Band.

Alyssa Huston (RDH)


Alyssa, a native of Annapolis Royal, graduated in 2015 with her Diploma in Dental Hygiene from Dalhousie University. Alyssa is excited to begin her career with Basinview Dental Centre bringing with her a positive, calm nature and passion for dentistry.

Along with Basinview Dental Centre’s mission, Alyssa is motivated to provide excellent oral hygiene care and to guide her patients with the best individualized oral self-measures to prevent future disease, allowing for a healthier, happier smile. Furthermore, she looks forward to expanding her dental knowledge throughout her years as a Dental Hygienist.

In her spare time, Alyssa enjoys baking, staying physically active and being with family and friends. 

Kati Trimper (RDA)


Kati, a local resident of Annapolis County, graduated in January of 2013 receiving her level II dental assistaing diploma from Holland College. Kati's kind and compassionate nature make her an outstanding asset to the Basiview Dental Centre team. As a professional in oral health care, Kati provides patients genuine hospitality and comfort whlle they receive the latest treatments dentistry has to offer.


Besides dental assisting, Kati takes an active role in lifeguarding, enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with family and friends.

Brianna Cress (RDA)


Brianna, a local resident of Annapolis County, joined the Basinview Dental Team in June 2015 after completing her Level II Dental Assistant training at NSCC IT Campus, Halifax, NS. Brianna brings to the team a warm, friendly attitude and is excited to practice her clinical skills, dental knowledge and provide patients with the latest dentistry has to offer.
 
In her spare time, Brianna enjoys spending time with her family, friends and Bentley, her golden doodle. Brianna enjoys spending time at her family’s cottage during the on/off season taking in all that it has to offer and playing volleyball. 

Michelle Isles (Administration)


Michelle, a native of Digby County, joined the Basinview Dental Team as Dental Administrative Assistant in August of 2012. Since that time, Michelle has been the warm and friendly face that will greet you when coming to Basinview Dental Centre. Her ever expanding knowledge of dental treatment options helps to further assist patients in their oral health needs. In her spare time, Michelle enjoys reading, scrapbooking, spending time with family and taking in all of the beautiful sights and scenery that Digby has to offer. 

Kathryn Brown (Administration)


Kathryn, a local resident of Digby, joined the Basinview Dental team in April 2016. Her background education entails a secretarial/ business program and completion of a medical terminolgy certificate. Kathryn brings a generous background in administrative duties within the dental field. She prides her position by providing the highest quality of care in customer service and establishes solid energy in completing the clients care in oral health. Kathryn strives on the importance of being committed as a team member and values her time with her co workers. 

Kathryn enjoys staying active in the community as a volunteer member, supporting local groups within, and enjoys taking part in special functions within the community. Spending quality time with her family and close friends is important to her. Practicing a healthy lifestyle, being outdoors and keeping active with a smile on is one of her daily traits.