PoCo Dental Group Dentists Team

Dr. Kathy Horwood

General Dentist

Dr Kathy Horwood received her DDS and BSc from the University of Alberta in 1990. She moved to the west coast in 1992, and has been enjoying practicing dentistry at PoCo Dental Group ever since.

PoCo Dental Group has been a second family to Dr Kathy for the last 29 years. She loves working with, and being part of, this fantastic team.

One of Dr Kathy’s favorite aspects of working at PoCo Dental Group is seeing her many long-term patients. Patients that she started seeing as young children are now bringing their own young children to PoCo Dental Group!

Dr Kathy is passionate about explaining all treatment options to her patients, so that they can be well informed, and make the best decisions for their oral health.

Dr. Rok Jeong

General Dentist

Dr. Rok Jeong received his Bachelor of Science (B.Sc) at the University of Manitoba and subsequently his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S) degree at the University of Alberta. Dr. Jeong enjoys all aspects of general dentistry and especially likes Endodontics and Surgeries.

He is committed to helping patients achieve in improvement of not only their oral health but also their overall quality of life through an emphasis on prevention of disease as well as a conservative and holistic management approach. His dedication to excellence in patient care and gentle but thorough manner will help make your dental experience a positive one. Dr. Jeong is a strong believer in continuing education and in taking initiative in learning new techniques and findings in dentistry.

Outside of clinic, Dr. Jeong enjoys spending time in the kitchen cooking and barbequing. He also loves travelling to different countries and enjoying a variety of cuisines.

Dr. Lisa Khakh

General Dentist

Dr. Lisa Khakh was born and raised in Nanaimo, BC. She began her post-secondary education at Malaspina University College and completed her Bachelor of Science Degree (BSc) with a major in Microbiology at the University of British Columbia. She continued at UBC to complete her Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree (DMD) in 2003. Within months of graduation Dr. Lisa Khakh joined the team at PoCo Dental Group where she continues to practise all aspects of general dentistry.

Dr. Lisa Khakh believes in taking the time to understand her patients and works with them to achieve their treatment goals. She strives for the highest standard of care and is committed to making her patients feel comfortable, cared for, and well educated on their treatment options. Dr. Lisa Khakh continues to further her knowledge by regularly taking current courses in all areas of dentistry. She has been a member the of North Fraser Seminars for Dental Excellence study group for over 7 years. Her study group consists of a team of general dentists and specialists who meet to share knowledge and learn from each other.

Aside from her career Dr. Lisa Khakh enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children. She believes in living a balanced, healthy life by prioritizing daily fitness and good nutrition. She lives an active lifestyle which includes running, hiking, long walks, pilates and working out at the gym.