At Waterdown Denture Clinic®, we are fully trained professionals with years of extensive experience. We ensure that our training and knowledge are kept up to date with current advances in the field. We enjoy our work and pride ourselves in setting the highest standards for quality, service and patient experience. Meet our team:
Raymond Kulik DD
Raymond Kulik DD, owner of the Waterdown Denture Clinic®, has an extremely strong clinical background, which he gained while studying Molecular Biology at the University of Toronto. Raymond is a second-generation denturist and is also a graduate of the prestigious School of Denturism in Toronto, Canada, where he received highly specialized training in all aspects of removable prostheses.
Raymond grew up in the dental industry. His father owned a denture clinic in Streetsville, Ontario, where Raymond started working at the age of 14. He continued to work for his father through high school and university until he finally decided on his own full-time career in denturism.
Raymond is a denturist certified by BPS®, the Biofunctional Prosthetic System by Ivoclar Vivadent® and is well trained to construct dentures with superior fit, function and appearance. He has also developed his expertise in denture implants. Raymond is an experienced clinician who constantly strives to improve and upgrade his skills. He continues to receive training for advances in cosmetic prosthetics, implants, business management and patient relations.
Raymond has worked as an associate denturist in several dental offices in the Southern Ontario region. He has also been closely involved with many senior residences and nursing homes. Raymond believes that one of the responsibilities of a professional is to give back to the community. He is involved in fundraising for several charitable organizations and he sponsors amateur sport teams in his area. Raymond is active within the Polish community.
Professional associations in which Raymond is involved include: Denturist Association of Ontario, Denturist Association of Canada, College of Denturists of Ontario, National Denturist Association, International Association for Dental Research and the European Association of Dental Implantologists.
Raymond lives in Waterdown, Ontario with his wife of 28 years and their two wonderful children. A firm believer in a balanced lifestyle, Raymond is an avid skier, a poor golfer, a judo enthusiast and an addicted fisherman. He loves to travel with his family and hopes to visit all the continents. Being a piano player, Raymond enjoys listening to contemporary instrumental music and piano jazz. He also has a great appreciation of all genres of music, which he passionately enjoys listening to with his wife.
“I personally strive to be the best I can be; to always be on the cutting edge and among the first to introduce new technologies that will enhance my abilities and provide the best care possible to my patients.”
Patient Care Coordinator
Carol has been part of our team since March 2009. She came to us with 20 years of clinical and pharmaceutical experience. It’s Carol’s voice you will hear on the phone when it’s time for your next oral check-up or any appointment. Her charisma, warm personality and excellent sense of humour make her a welcoming and enthusiastic person who easily establishes relationships with our patients. Carol can help you with any question regarding our Clinic’s procedures, dental estimates and payment options. She excels at listening and analyzing the needs of patients. Carol and her husband reside in Brantford. She loves travelling and spending quality time with her family. She enjoys the simple pleasures in life.
Beata has been with the clinic since its founding in 1994. Beata’s official training is in Psychology and Psychiatric Rehabilitation.
Gifted with an excellent sense of organization and sure management talent; no detail escapes her. She has a strong work ethic, which makes her the perfect collaborator. Beata’s attention to detail, coupled with her ability to carefully analyze information, makes her an expert in our patient coordination department. She ensures that each patient receives high-quality care and leaves our office with a beautiful smile. She loves getting to know each patient on an individual basis and helping him/her with his/her needs. The best part of her job is witnessing the happiness that radiates from patients as we positively affect their lives through perfecting their smiles. Beata enjoys good food, live music, spending time with family and friends as well as giving back to the community by participating in various charity events.
Maria’s experience and warm personality have been an integral part of our exceptional team since mid-2016. She enjoys helping patients maintain their oral health by educating them on denture care and challenges associated with wearing an oral prosthesis. She is here to help you with scheduling appointments and planning your treatment. She looks forward to meeting you!
Maria enjoys trying new things, new adventures, watching movies and hanging out with her family. She is a foodie at heart! Maria is originally from Central America and is fluent in Spanish.
Jakob is a third year denturism student, which will make him a 3rd generation denturist. He has been working at Waterdown Denture Clinic all throughout his high school years, mainly helping the denturist with laboratory assignments. Jakob enjoys all forms of outdoor activities, particularly fishing, biking and skiing. We wish him lots of success in the upcoming years.
Karoline Kulik, RN
Special Projects Supervisor and Health Educator
Karoline is a Nursing graduate of McMaster University. Reliable, approachable and conscientious in her duties, Karoline is a great clinical resource for Waterdown Denture Clinic. She is an ambassador for our practice, a resource for dental health, denture patient psychology and educational materials distributed community-wide. She spends most of her time with friends and family. She loves good music, travelling and keeping herself fit.
Hamideh joined the Waterdown Denture Clinic team in 2016. She is involved in every step of denture fabrication. Hamideh started her dental career as a dental assistant and has expanded her knowledge through working in various dental labs as well as attending continuing education courses. Hamideh takes pride in her work and her attention to detail is exceptional. She is very personable and patient. She brings a relaxing presence and positive energy that is projected throughout our clinic.
In her spare time, Hamideh loves to travel the world, enjoy nature, stay active and spend time with her friends and family. She is originally from Afghanistan and is fluent in Dari and Farsi.
Papillion and Patient Greeter
We would like to introduce Gus to all our patients. Gus absolutely loves to greet and interact with all the patients on our clinic. When Gus is not greeting patients, he loves long walks and ball chasing with his family. Gus is loved by all who meet him and is totally spoiled by both patients and staff.
Waterdown Denture Clinic®, in conjunction with Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board provides opportunities for Cooperative Education Program high school students interested in the dental field (one student per semester is accepted).