At Royal City Dental we specialize in all aspects of family dentistry. Our team takes pride in offering high quality oral health care in a peaceful and relaxed atmosphere.
We believe in treating our patients like family members, ensuring patient comfort and exceptional care in a kind and welcoming environment. Dr. Medina makes sure every patient is immediately put at ease and all of their concerns are addressed.
Dr. Medina’s practice follows the principles of minimally invasive dentistry. He strives to provide the highest standards of care and quality work to his patients by using the latest techniques, technologies and materials in dentistry.
We look forward to welcoming you to our office.
Royal City Dental serves the Guelph community as well as neighboring cities like Waterloo, Cambridge, Kitchener, London, Milton, Fergus and Elora. New patients are always welcome and referrals are greatly appreciated!
DR. JUAN MEDINA DDS.
Dr. Medina moved to Canada, in 2004 and he and his family made Guelph their home.
He received his dental degree from the Central University of Venezuela in 1995, followed by an advanced education program in general, cosmetic and implant Dentistry. He worked in his private practice for 9 years and was an Assistant Professor of Clinical Dentistry.
After moving to Canada Dr. Medina worked as a Dental Technician and owned a Dental Laboratory. He missed interacting with patients and decided to pursue his Canadian certification, becoming a licensed dentist in Canada in 2013.
He is a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons, the Canadian Dental Association and the Ontario Dental Association.
Dr. Medina believes strongly in prevention and in offering each patient treatment plans that will best suit their individual needs. Since dental treatments, techniques and materials are constantly evolving, he consistently keeps up to date. He participates in continuing education programs that allow him to provide leading edge care to all his patients.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Medina enjoys life in Guelph with his wife and two children. He also enjoys gardening, painting, sculpturing and swimming. He is active in the community through volunteering at his local church.
DENTAL HYGIENE TEAM
Haydee is a foreign dentist born in Venezuela and brings over 24 years of dental experience to Royal City Dental. She has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2009, when she graduated with honors from The Canadian College of Dental Health. She especially feels accomplished when she can make people with previous negative memories of dentistry comfortable and happy to be receiving care, and takes pride in being gentle, yet thorough. In her time away from the dental chair, Haydee enjoys running, exercising, traveling and spending time with her husband and two kids.
Nicole graduated with honours from the Canadian College of Dental Health in 2008. She grew up in Venezuela where she obtained her Dental Degree and a specialty in Paediatric Dentistry. She enjoys educating patients about prevention and helping them regain and maintain their oral health. She has lived in Guelph since moving to Canada in 2004. In her spare time Nicole enjoys spending time with her family, swimming with the Guelph Marlins and open water swimming. She volunteers at her local church and her children's school.
DENTAL ASSISTING TEAM
Leticia joined Royal City Dental in 2019 when she moved to Guelph from Mississauga.. She is originally from Venezuela, where she graduated as a Dentist and obtained a Speciality in Periodontics. She has many years of experience in dentistry and at Royal City Dental we are fortunate to have her as part of our assisting team. Always smiling, you will see her around helping us all throughout the day. In her free time Leticia likes to cook, watch movies and spend time with her husband and son.
Laura was born and raised in Guelph. She graduated with honors from the Dental Assisting program at Trios College in 2021 and has previous experience in medical transcription, editing, writing, and as a PSW. Laura enjoys being part of the team at Royal City Dental. Her kind, compassionate and calming nature helps patients feel at ease during treatment, assuring they have a positive experience. When not at the office, Laura enjoys spending time with her three children and spouse, and taking her dog for walks and runs.
Margarita has been part of the Royal City Dental team since 2020 in the role of Office Administrator. She holds a degree in Business and Marketing from Venezuela, where she worked for the pharmaceutical industry. Margarita is always enthusiastic and helpful and does her best to take care of our patients and address any questions or concerns. In her spare time Margarita enjoys the outdoors, going on walks and camping with her husband and two children, Juan Carlos and Vicky.
Christine graduated from Medix school of Dental Assisting in 2009. She then transitioned to an administrative role in dentistry 8 years ago. Originally from Acton, Christine joined Royal City Dental in 2021 and is one of the smiling faces who greets our patients at the front desk. She is always happy to assist our patients and answer any questions. When she is not at work, Christine enjoys being outdoors with her husband and two daughters