Welcome to Third Street Dental!

We are very proud of our team at Third Street Dental, and want to offer our family of patients the best dental care possible. We care about our patients, and strive to offer friendly and gentle service at each dental visit.
Our team is committed to lifelong learning, and being current in the latest dental research. Together, we want to deliver excellence in dentistry, through cleanings, to dental work. We want you to be happy, comfortable and confident with your smile.
Find us in the lower Lonsdale area. We look forward to being your North Vancouver Dentist.
The Team at Third Street Dental in North Vancouver!


Dr. Melissa Skinner

Dr. Melissa Skinner is thrilled to be practising dentistry in beautiful North Vancouver. She is originally from Vancouver, and did both her undergraduate and Doctor of Dental Medicine degrees at the University of British Columbia.

Melissa wants her patients to receive the highest quality dentistry. She is most proud of her dental team of health care professionals. Together, they work very hard to deliver excellence in friendly service and clinical oral care. She works with the top dental laboratories and uses the safest and strongest dental materials. She is committed to lifelong learning, and is a member at the Kois Centre in Seattle, Washington. This clinical program teaches dentists the latest advances in esthetics and restorative dentistry.

Melissa loves her community and is passionate about offering the best dental care possible to her patients. She enjoys spending time with her daughter, husband and her Labrador, Maggie. She loves fitness, yoga and hiking the North Vancouver trails.

Dr. Courtney Butler

Dr. Courtney Butler feels fortunate to have been born and raised in Vancouver. She went on to obtain her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Victoria, and then completed her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of British Columbia.

 Courtney is passionate about volunteerism and has been involved with multiple projects, including dental outreach clinics in Vietnam, Guatemala, Chemainus, and East Vancouver. Outside of dentistry, Courtney can be found on the west coast trails, biking, or on the local ski hills. She also loves cooking, photography and travel.

Her practice philosophy is to provide the highest quality treatment for her patients in a comprehensive, conservative, and comfortable manner. Her patients can be comforted in knowing that she will treat them by looking out for their best interests. Courtney is dedicated to ongoing learning, and her patients can trust that she will provide excellent care for them.




Simona is our lovely part-time hygienist. She is known for her gentle, and friendly dental cleanings. She is very thorough, and always has a smile on her face. Outside of work, she likes to knit and travel. Recently she spent two months travelling Europe with her daughter.


Marie has been a certified dental assistant for the past 6 years. She is dedicated on giving our patients the absolute best experience at our dental office. Marie enjoys making custom cakes and spending time with family and friends.



Our full-time hygienist cares about each one of her patients and the health of their gums. Christine’s patients love her and enjoy her positive nature. Christine has a giving heart, and dedicates time each year to doing dentistry in third world countries.


Naz is our friendly receptionist at our north Vancouver dental ofiice. She can answer all your questions about treatment, cost and insurance. Naz lives in North Vancouver and enjoys spending time with her husband and son.



Elissa is our friendly hygienist, committed to providing a gentle, caring and thorough dental cleanings. She trained locally, at the Vancouver Community College. When not working in dentistry, her hobbies include yoga, hiking and spending time with family and friends.

Proactive Pediatric Dentistry

Prevention is the key to good oral health in kids. Start early by bringing your child in once their first teeth erupt. The sooner your children get used to the dentist, the sooner we can start more thorough care. This includes routine checkups and cleanings. We love to educate your child on the importance of having beautiful, healthy teeth. Regular dental care and a healthy diet will help prevent cavities and unnecessary dental pain. Call us today to book your child’s dental visit!

Join our family today

Our north Vancouver dentist office is proud to offer gentle and caring dentistry for the whole family. We believe in preventive dentistry where quality outweighs quantity.