About the Clinic

Our Clinic

We at Cedar Tree Dental really do care about you and your oral health. Our focus on education and prevention will provide you with the best chance of attaining and maintaining a healthy smile.

We work with individualized treatment plans for each patient, including personalized diet, home care, and professional treatment recommendations.

We recently relocated to a brand new clinic just down the street! Come and check out our new relaxing and enjoyable environment.

Our office is spacious and bright, accessible, and with lots of free parking. We have all new state of the art equipment, including digital radiographs, paperless charting, a new sterilization centre, and a CT scanner. We are excited to show you around!

Our Team

Dr. Elizabeth Watt - Dentist - Victoria, BC

Dr. Elizabeth Watt

In 2000, Dr. Watt earned her B.Sc. in Biology from the University of Victoria. While she was studying at UVic she had the opportunity to spend her summers working at a US Naval dental clinic in Naples, Italy and this is where her interest in dentistry was sparked. Following graduation, she worked as a dental receptionist until the dentist she was working for urged her to apply to dental school.

She completed her DMD from the Faculty of Dentistry at UBC in 2006 and then went on to complete a General Practice Residency in Community and Hospital Dentistry in 2007. She is a member of the Canadian Dental Association, the BC Dental Association, the Victoria and District Dental Society, the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Honorary Dental Society, and the Saanich RV Tucker Gold Study Club.

Born and raised in a military family, Elizabeth has lived in and visited many different areas of Canada. Her heart is divided between the two coasts and she is happy to call Victoria home. A Mt. Doug grad, Dr. Watt is delighted to be practicing in the neighbourhood where she grew up.

Dr. Watt and her husband have three children: Coady, Sarah, and Evelyn. They enjoy travelling with their children and sharing with them their favourite places in this beautiful country. A fun fact about Dr. Watt: she also teaches Jazzercise!

Audrey

Audrey, Administration

A Certified Dental Assistant, she is qualified to help throughout the office. Audrey is also an Acupuncturist and Craniosacral Therapist on days when she is not at Dr. Watt’s.

Audrey enjoys many outdoor pursuits and traveling with her husband. She also enjoys reading and binge-watching Netflix.

Sam

Samantha, Administration

Sam has been working for Dr. Watt since November of 2019. She has had a career in Dentistry as Certified Dental Assistant since graduating from Vancouver Community College in 2005. In the last 3 years her focus has changed to the reception area with the ability to help in other areas of the office.

Karen

Karen, CDA

Karen is a 1975 graduate of Malaspina College (now VIU) in Nanaimo. After graduating, she moved to Victoria. After working in a few offices, Karen began working in this current practice in 1988 with the former owner. After Dr. Watt took over the practice in 2014, Karen agreed to stay on for one more year… 5 years later, she is still here. Having worked for 44 years, Karen is still learning and keeps abreast of the everchanging field of dentistry.

Karen and her husband, Greg have 3 daughters. Their eldest; Merissa, followed her mother’s footsteps and works as a Dental Hygienist in Vancouver and a part-time Dental Instructor at UBC.

Their twin daughters, Stacie and Sarah, are both married. Stacie and her husband Elliot live in Chilliwack; while Sarah and her husband Sean live in Sidney and recently became parents to Tennyson.

Karen and Greg enjoy spending time camping on their motorhome and riding their e-bikes. When they are both retired, they hope to take a road trip across Canada.

Emme

Emme, CDA

Graduated Certified Dental Assistant program June of 2019. Is excited to start her Dental assisting career. You may recognize Emme from when she worked at Origin Bakery for 4 years. In her off time, she enjoys painting, drawing and spending time with her cats.

Shelley

Shelley, Hygienist

An experienced Dental Hygienist who has been with Dr. Watt since she took over the practice from Dr. Dudek. She enjoys working with people of all ages, helping to improve their oral and general health. She is hoping to continue to practice as a hygienist for many more years.

Sue

Sue, Hygienist

Sue graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at Camosun College in 1991. And has been an RDH in the practice since 1992.

She loves to make dental hygiene care more pleasant for her patients by combining humour with a gentle touch! In her time away from the office she loves spending time with her family and usually has one vacation plan on the horizon!

Leanne

Leanne, Hygienist

Leanne has been in dentistry since 1991; 20 years as a CDA, then became a dental hygienist in 2011.

Leanne loves to travel; enjoying locations such as Hawaii, Disneyland, Europe. Movie/book interests include Star Wars, Harry Potter and Lord of the Rings

Denise

Denise, Hygienist

Denise started her dental hygiene career working in a periodontal specialty practice, after graduating from Camosun College in 2008. It was there where she honed her skills while helping people with advanced oral health issues.

For Denise, dentistry is the perfect union of building relationships with people and providing thorough meticulous care with her hands. Since starting a family of her own, she chose to focus on preventative oral health and enjoys providing personalized compassionate care for people of all ages.

Josie - Dental Hygenist

Josie, Hygienist

Josie graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at Camosun College in 2013. She plans to complete her bachelor’s degree in Dental Science at UBC. When not at work Josie enjoys spending time with her daughter Alexis and enjoying the great outdoors. She believes that time away from work is best spent in nature and loves hiking, camping, and boating.