Shale Chochinov, DMD

Dr. Chochinov was born and raised in Winnipeg Manitoba. He graduated from the University of Manitoba, Faculty of Dentistry in 1990 receiving the Mary Jane Ego award for excellence in Oral Surgery. Upon graduation from General Dentistry, Dr. Shale was accepted into a one year General Dental Internship Program at the Faculty of Medicine. This program gave advanced training in Dental Surgery, Dental Anesthesia and treatment of medically compromised patients.

From 1991 to 1995, Dr. Chochinov worked as a dentist in Nunavut. During that time, he travelled to Arviat, Baker Lake, Rankin Inlet, Repulse Bay and Coral Harbor. In 1996, Dr. Chochinov decided to make Winnipeg his full time residence and purchased the Norwood Dental Centre.

During his years of practice, he has prided himself in maintaining the highest ethical standards in his profession, to his patients and to the community at large. In his pursuit of excellence, education has always been at the forefront. Each year, Dr. Shale takes several courses to enhance his knowledge of new techniques, procedures, and materials in order to provide his patients with the best available treatment options. His passion relates to implant dentistry, root canals and complex crown and bridge procedures.

    Bryan Wong

Dr. Bryan Wong was born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Medicine and Bachelor of Science degrees from the University of Manitoba. Upon graduation Dr. Wong spent one year of practice in Swan River, Manitoba before settling back home in Winnipeg.

Dr. Wong believes that the prevention of dental disease and patient education are important in achieving a healthy smile. He aims to have an honest and open relationships with patients, so that they can make informed decisions and receive the highest standard of care.

Dr. Wong continues to update his skills by attending several lectures and courses throughout Canada and the United States. Outside of work, Bryan’s passion is food! Bryan enjoys cooking and 
travelling to destinations to try new cuisines and flavors.


Dental Hygiene:

Roxanne has worked in the dental profession since 1990 and has been with the Norwood Dental Centre family since 2004. Roxanne graduated with honours from Dental Hygiene at the University of Manitoba in 2000 and also from Phase II Dental Assisting at Red River College in 1990. When away from work, Roxanne is a busy mother of three beautiful girls.

Mona grew up in the small town of Ste. Agathe, Manitoba. She graduated from the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Manitoba in 1995 and has been employed at our office from the start. When away from work, she is a very busy mother of 4 children. Mona loves camping, boating and biking in the summer months, and family acitvities and sports during the winter months. " The thing I like most about my job is getting to know my patients and working with them to maintain their healthy smiles".

Karen graduated Dental Hyiene from the University of Manitoba in 1988. She also holds a degree in Fine Arts (2006) with a major in sculpture and an honours year in ceramics. Karen is the mother of two adult children, Serena and Graham. In her spare time, Karen likes to salsa dance and play and referee soccer.


Mary Ann is a Level II Registered Dental Assistant and has worked alongside Dr. Bloch since 1995.  They have a very good working relationship that reflects the care given to the patients.  Mary Ann has 2 children with whom she loves to spend time.  In addition, Mary Ann is an avid soccer player.

Sebiha   is the  mother of two grown children and the proud grandmother of a beautiful grandaughter.  When she arrived in Canada in 1997, she began employment with the Norwood Dental Center in a newcomer work opportunity and has stayed on ever since. Sebiha is very proud to be working with professionals that are not only easy going but who care so deeply about their patients and their patient's experience.

Sheena is a Level II Registered Dental Assistant and has been working since 2011.  She loves working with children and is a very capable assistant in all aspects of her job.  In her spare time, Sheena enjoys going time at the gym, traveling, and spending time with friends and family.


Colleen has been a dental receptionist since 2002 and has been working with Dr.Chochinov since 2006.  She enjoys working at the Norwood Dental Centre because it feels like family.  She is married and has two children with whom she loves to spend time with.  She really appreciates working for someone that believes family comes first.

Melanie is new to the dental field as of April 2016 and is enjoying getting to learn all aspects of dentistry and working in a dental office. She is married and has two young boys that she loves spending time with.  Melanie enjoys being outdoors, reading and cooking.  She is enjoying getting to know our wonderful patients and loves working in a small office that feels like family.



Dentist Winnipeg MB

Dentist - Winnipeg
344 Marion Street
Winnipeg, MB R2H0V3
(At Enfield Crescent)
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