Dr. Darryl San JoseAssociate Dentist
Growing up in the area and attending school in the London, Dr. SanJose was always committed to giving back to a small town community. Whether it was volunteering with local charities or food drives, he was always an advocate for those in need. Once he realized his dream of becoming a dentist, Dr. SanJose knew that he wanted to work in a small town to practice. After graduating from his local High School, Dr. SanJose attended the University of Western Ontario to complete his dental school degree.
His public service as a dentist in London extended into volunteering at a number of events, including: an annual mouth guard clinic to provide free mouth guards to young athletes, an annual oral cancer screening clinic, a free dental service clinic for the homeless and under-served community through the St. Vincent de Paul Dental Clinic, and an annual “Give Kids a Smile” dental clinic to provide free dental care to under-served children who could not afford basic healthcare. Dr. SanJose was also an active member of his student body and student council.
Dr. SanJose excelled as a clinician in all aspects of dentistry, and was one of the top clinical students in his class. Striving for academic excellence, He continues to attend continuing education classes in the fields of cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, implants, and endodontics.
Dr. Michael RondinelliDentist
As a child growing up in Sarnia, Dr. Michael Rondinelli spent countless hours observing in a family members dental office. He admired his dentist for being a leader in his community and working at a job he loved. Dr. Mike dreamed that one day he would also serve his community. After graduating as an Ontario Scholar from St. Christopher’s High School, Dr. Mike attended the University of Western Ontario, and earned an honours BA with a double major in genetics and molecular biology. He then made the bold decision to attend the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in downtown Detroit, Michigan.
It was in dental school that Dr. Rondinelli found his true passion and calling in life. He excelled in academics and became the top clinical student in his class. He earned several awards and distinctions, including:
- Top Student in Fixed and Removable Prosthodontics, American Academy of Prosthodontics
- Advanced Periodontal Surgical Award
- Top Student in Operative Dentistry, Academy of Operative Dentistry
- Top Student in Fixed Prosthodontics, Frank Vedder Society
Since graduating, Dr. Mike has returned to the university and often serves as a guest lecturer.
Despite owning and operating a busy office, Dr. Mike maintains an active quest for knowledge. This year, he attended over 300 hours of continuing education classes in the areas of cosmetic dentistry, oral implants, orthodontics, and endodontics. He is an active member of the Canadian Dental Association, the Ontario Dental Association, the Michigan Dental Association, the American Dental Association, the Hands-On Training Club, the Lambton County Dental Society, the Academy of General Dentistry and many others.