Meet Team Bown

Suzanne Caines

RDA Dental Assistant

CFO & HR Manager

Suzanne Caines, originally from Saint John, graduated from Holland College Dental Assisting School in 1990. Her chosen career as a dental assistant has been her passion, as she assists Dr Bown create beautiful smiles.

Suzanne is currently Dr. Bown’s Patient Care Coordinator. In that role, she helps guide patients through complex treatment plans, including scheduling, financial arrangements, and manages all concerns throughout the course of treatment. Throughout her career, she has participated in many continuing education courses with enthusiasm, culminating in the successful completion of 7 Core Levels at The Las Vegas Institute of Advanced Esthetics. Suzanne likes to spend free time with family and friends, and watching her favorite football team, the New England Patriots, during Sunday football.


RDH Self-Initiated Dental Hygienist

As a BS graduate from The University of New Brunswick, Stefan proceeded to attain a diploma in Dental hygiene at Dalhousie University in 1998, with a focus in periodontics. In recent years, Stefan has become a self-initiated hygienist and an Invisalign/iTero speaker. After two decades, his passion in the field of dental hygiene continues to grow, believing that ´if you are passion about the things you choose to do in life, you will excel, and always do it with a smile “.

As a firm believer in the benefit of patient awareness, he strives to educate patients in attaining oral health and diminishing dental anxiety. Stefan is fluent in both English and French, has been married to his beautiful wife, Vicky, for more than 20 years and has five beautiful children and two dogs.

In his spare time, he enjoys coaching his boy’s teams, dancing Hip Hop and staying active and healthy. Stefan always has a positive attitude, believing that anything is attainable in life.


RDA Dental Assistant

Patricia Garnett, a native of Perth-Andover, graduated from the Dental Academy of New Brunswick in 1997. She has practised for two decades as a specially trained Dental Assistant in various fields of dentistry, including orthodontics, periodontics, implants and oral surgery.

Patricia, married with two children, spends much of her free time with her three dogs, two of which are pugs! Patricia, who loves to garden and has quite the green thumb, is responsible for most of our greenery around the office! She also loves cooking in her free time, Her many dishes, quite often shared at the office, feature herbs and vegetables from her garden at her home in Barnesville.

sarah walsh

RDA Dental Assistant

Sarah is a Certified Level II dental assistant with over 15 years of dental assisting experience. She is highly organized and always excited to learn and update her skills. As our Invisalign coordinator, she will help facilitate your orthodontic journey and make the experience as simple, and comfortable as possible.

When out of the office, you can find Sarah exploring the outdoors and soaking up the sun. She loves to hit the trails and enjoy time with family and friends.

Laurie Earle

Laurie Earle

Administrative Assistant

Laurie has an extensive background in customer service and as an administrative assistant. She has worked in the dental field since 2016 and is the first point of contact for our patients, whether by phone or when you come through the door.

Laurie takes pride in providing the best patient experience and loves welcoming new patients to our clinic. Laurie has been married for 27 years and has one daughter. In her spare time, she can be found enjoying the summer on her boat and spending time with family and friends.

Janelle mcphee

RDA Dental Assistant

Janelle assists Dr. Bailey White and is such a fun and enthusiastic light in the office! Laughter is often heard in the hallway coming from their dental chair and patients are loving the fun vibe they create.

When Janelle isn’t at work, she spends her time with family, her pets, and out on the water in Belleisle. 

Quincy Hall

Systems & Operations Strategist

Quincy was born and raised on the Belleisle Bay, where her passion for Dentistry started at an early age. She joined Luxe Dental Esthetics in 2019 part-time as a student and has progressed into a larger role since graduation.

Quincy’s strengths lie in automation of systems, photography, patient communication and developing workflows to enhance the patient and team experience. On her down time, she enjoys learning about graphic arts, singing and playing instruments, and visiting her favourite place in the world, Grand Manan Island.

Heather darrah

Content Curator

Originally from Fredericton, Heather moved to Saint John for Dental Assisting in 2006, which gives her a unique perspective into marketing a dental clinic. Heather has always loved social media and was so excited to be able to join our team and share the amazing things we do here. 

Heather is a proud mom of two boys that keep her active! You can find her on the basketball court with them or in the gym in her spare time.

Agnivo Rakshit

RDH Self-Initiated Hygienist

Agnivo was born and raised in India and came to Canada at the age of 18. He lived in Newfoundland for two years working towards his Bachelor of Science before moving to Halifax to study Dental Hygiene. After graduating, he relocated to the beautiful city of Saint John to work and become a member of Luxe! Getting to know his patients and helping them to love their smile are some of the things that escalate his passion for this profession every day! If you happen to be in his chair, he might talk to you about soccer as that is his favourite sport. He and his lovely girlfriend have a beagle puppy named Max who adds joy to their lives and is their whole world.