The Team

Dr. Rammi Hassan - Dentist

Was raised locally in Halifax, Nova Scotia and hence earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology and Chemistry from Saint Mary’s University and his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Dalhousie University.

Dr. Leslie Bashow - Dentist

Grew up in Halifax and attended King's College before careers in the Canadian Navy, the federal service, and forestry. After the birth of his first son, he returned to school to study dentistry at Dalhousie University. 

Dr. Saida Mershati - Dentist

Raised in Halifax, Nova Scotia, she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology and Immunology from Dalhousie University and continued at Dalhousie to complete her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree. In her free time, she enjoys travelling, cooking, and spending time with friends and family. 

Kim O'Brien - Registered Dental Assistant

Has been working as a Registered Dental Assistant at Bishop’s Landing for 14 years. She uses her skills and experience to make sure every patient has a positive dental experience each time they visit our office

Lorri ​Degiobbi - Registered Dental Assistant

Works with Dr. Bashow. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program at NSCC Institute of Technology in 2009. Originally from New Brunswick, she has lived most of her life in Halifax.

Geoff Bain - Dental Hygienist

Raised in Yarmouth, NS. Attended Dalhousie & Completed his dental hygiene education in New Brunswick. Has been working in HRM since 2012. In his spare time he enjoys travelling, exercising, & trying new restaurants.

Loren Holton - Practice Manager

Loren was raised in Seattle, Washington before making the move over to Nova Scotia for university. She has a passion for dentistry and is happy to assist you with any questions or concerns you may have! In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and her new puppy, Walter!

Krista Long - Office Administrator

Born and raised in Ontario, Krista moved to Halifax earlier last year and joined our team shortly after! Outside of the office, Krista enjoys horseback riding, wedding planning with her Fiancé, and cuddling with her two cats