Meet Our Staff
DR. DANIELA MATIJEVIC DDS
Dr. Daniela Matijevic grew up in Croatia, where she resided until 1997, when her family moved to Canada due to civil war. At the age of 18 she learned to speak English and decided to go to university.
Dr. Daniela Matijevic received her undergraduate degree in Honours Chemistry and Biochemistry from the University of Western Ontario. She was a gold medalist. She then went on to pursue her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the Shulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Western Ontario.
Dr. Matijevic spent the first five years of her career as an associate in Niagara Falls and Niagara-on- the-Lake, where she now lives with her family. She has a passion for learning and is continually taking new educational endeavors to increase her skill capabilities. She has travelled extensively across the US and Canada studying esthetic and implant dentistry. Dr. Matijevic is a member of ODA, CDA, and AGD. She is a member of board of directors for the Niagara Peninsula Dental Association and a former active staff member for Greater Niagara General Hospital. She is fully certified in 6 Month Smiles, which is orthodontics for adults. She is enrolled in RNAGD study group, ICOI (implant) and IOI (ortho) organization.
Dr. Daniela loves art and enjoys oil painting. She spends her free weekends at her home studio expressing herself on canvas. She is an avid tennis player. Recently, she excelled in the game of golf and skiing, her favorite outdoor activities. Another passion is wine; she enjoys supporting her partner selling his wines domestically and internationally.
Dr. Matijevic loves and enjoys working with children. She is excited to serve the Niagara-On-The- Lake community and meeting and creating new smiles.
Dr. Morris F. Erin; DDS
Dr. Erin was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He attended the University of Manitoba, obtaining his D.M.D. in 1978. An active member of the Edmonton District Dental Society, Alberta Dental Association, and the Canadian Dental Association, Dr. Erin has provided the full spectrum of dental treatment for over 40 years. He keeps up with the latest in technological advancements in dentistry. He is an avid golfer, curler and fan of the Edmonton Oilers.
In addition to routine dental care provided to his patients, Dr Erin has continually added to his level of care with the latest technology and treatments. Dr. Erin and his wife have re-located to Niagara on the Lake with their Norwich Terrier for his retirement from his Alberta practice.
Dr. Ramez Salti
Dr. Ramez Salti is and has been practicing dentistry for 13 years in the province of Ontario. As the eldest son of three siblings, Dr. Ramez Salti was raised with strong-valued and loving parents. Family and friends are amongst the most important things for Dr. Salti.
In 1996, he left home to attend McMaster University for his honours science degree where he studied biochemistry and mathematics. He carried on at McMaster University completing his MBA. Shortly thereafter he graduated, as valedictorian, from The University of Western Ontario’s Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry. At Western Dentistry, Dr. Salti become instantly ‘bit by the bug’ to serve his patients, team members and community.
In his third year of Dental school, Dr. Salti travelled to Tanzania, Africa where he spent 2 months volunteering his time with schools, orphanages, hospitals, and local dental offices. This was a life-changing experience that propelled him into further outreach Canadian initiatives.
His philosophy on how dentistry should be delivered was founded and cultivated during his time in eastern Ontario communities, such as Belleville and Cobourg, where he held associate and owner roles for 13 years. His passion about providing care to his patients in a customized and multi-disciplinary fashion remains a corner stone of his clinical approach. Every patient is different, and thus every patient deserves a customized appointment such that their unique dental and social needs are met.
Dr. Salti is a member of the The Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, Ontario Dental Association, the Canadian Dental Association, and the Bay of Quinte Dental Society. He is a fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists and is certified in intra-venous conscious sedation. Dr. Salti strives to advance his training through continuing education and certification courses.
With over 13 years of commitment to education and mentorship, Dr. Salti has been a lecturer in Schulich Medicine and Dentistry’s third year program. He has also lectured at various study clubs in the Ottawa and Halifax areas. He routinely acts as a mentor to university students, dental students and new dentist graduates.
Dr. Salti offers a wide range of services for patients of all ages. In addition to general dentistry, he has a keen interest in surgical and sedation services. He has gained advanced level training in intravenous sedation, oral sedation, implant dentistry, soft and hard tissue augmentation, and wisdom teeth removal.
He spends his time away from dentistry playing soccer, exercising, and hanging out with his niece and nephews.
Dr. Salti looks forward to meeting you and caring for your unique dental needs.
DENTAL CARE NIAGARA DR. DANIELA MATIJEVIC
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