Meet the Team at Avery Dental


At Avery Dental, we have experience in multiple aspects of modern dentistry. We provide multiple aspects of dental care—from preventive education & routine hygiene to periodontal & implant surgery as well as cosmetic & restorative dentistry—at one Port Hope dental office.

As the online home of your Port Hope dentist, this website is intended to provide you with basic information about our practice & the dental services we provide. If you would like to find out more about Avery Dental or the care we provide, please call us or request an appointment today.

Avery Dental Staff

Since your comfort & health are our priorities, Avery Dental’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!

Hasnain Dharamshi, DDS

Dr. Hasnain Dharamshi received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S) degree from the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry. He is proud to be serving the Port Hope community for all their dental needs. Dr. Dharamshi is very passionate about dentistry & works to provide the utmost comfort & care for his patients. He is also a very strong believer in continuing education & is always looking to provide the best possible treatment for his patients. In his spare time, Dr. Dharamshi enjoys spending time with his wife & kitten & watching the Toronto Raptors. Dr. Dharamshi is always accepting new patients & looks forward to helping you achieve & maintain a healthy smile.

Ericson Viola, DDS

Dr. Ericson Viola graduated from New York University College of Dentistry in 2010. After graduation, Dr. Viola moved back to Canada & went straight into private practice. He is also a former Clinical Instructor at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry. He has been practicing general & family dentistry in Lindsay, ON for the past four years. Dr. Viola enjoys all facets of dentistry & attends continuing education courses on a regular basis to further develop his knowledge & skills. He truly enjoys small town dentistry & developing long-lasting relationships with his patients.

In his spare time, Dr. Viola enjoys playing volleyball & golf, working out at the gym, watching Game of Thrones with his wife & spending time with his baby girl, Avery.

Nancy

Office Manager

Nancy was born & raised in the beautiful town of Port Hope & has an extensive financial/customer service management background. Her passion is to create the perfect patient experience where all patients are VIP patients.  One of the things Nancy enjoys most about dentistry is to see how changing a patients smile transforms their lives. “I couldn’t imagine working for a better dental office than Avery Dental. I am grateful for the opportunity to work with such caring people.”

Karrie

Receptionist

Karrie has been in the dental field for over 25 years & has thoroughly enjoyed meeting new patients & dentists along the way. She enjoys time with her family & her hobbies include flower arranging, running & outdoor living!

Dental Assistant Bernie

Bernie

Dental Assistant

Bernie is thrilled to join the Avery team & work with our amazing group of dental care providers. She loves helping patients achieve the smiles they have always dreamed of & sharing some laughs along the way. In her down time, Bernie enjoys cooking, spending time with her family & going to concerts with her husband.

Joscelin

Dental Hygienist

Born & raised in Kawartha Lakes & now living in Northumberland, Joscelin graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Georgian College in 2016. She is passionate about educating patients about their oral hygiene & alleviating discomfort & anxiety. Outside the office, she enjoys spending time with friends & family, traveling & anything sports!

Nikki

Dental Assistant

This is Nikki! She is a fun loving level two dental assistant with a passion for making her patient as happy & comfortable as possible. Nikki has lived in Northumberland her whole life, mother of a beautiful almost three year old daughter, Grace. In her spare time she enjoys the outdoors, fishing, walking/playing with her German Short Haired Pointer on the farm & cooking delicious meal with her fiance, Cody.