DR. CATHERINE MORIN-HOUDE
DENTIST AND OWNER
Dr. Catherine Morin-Houde obtained her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from University of Montreal in 2007. The following year, she successfully completed the Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) postgraduate program at New York’s prestigious University of Rochester.
Always on the lookout for new technologies, advancements and innovations in dentistry, Dr. Morin-Houde continually updates and broadens her skills through professional development courses. She is certified in various disciplines, including cosmetic dentistry, prosthetic dentistry, implantology, surgery, periodontics, and oral medicine and pathology.
Dr. Morin-Houde is a caring dentist who provides high-quality professional services to her patients to help them reach their goals.
“For me, being a dentist isn’t just a job. Our actions reflect who we are, and my work does exactly that. […] My practice is centred on looking after my patients’ wellbeing and communicating with them is very important. I’m grateful for the confidence they’ve placed in me.”
Since 2009, Dr. Morin-Houde has been the Head of Oncological Dental Medicine at Gatineau Hospital, where she helps patients with head and neck cancers (ENT). In 2015, she gave a presentation on oral cancer at the 2nd Annual Outaouais Dental Conference.
Having earned a dental assistant diploma in 2010, Roxanne Laurin has been a secretary at Dr. Morin-Houde’s clinic since 2017. Thanks to her previous dental experience, she understands the different aspects of dental medicine and offers patients personalized service. She’s also known for being very organized and diligent.
José St-Louis Da Ponte
José St-Louis Da Ponte obtained her diploma as a dental assistant from Centre Vision-Avenir in 2012. The following year, she became Dr. Morin-Houde’s assistant, helping out during implantology and ENT cancer procedures. José is particularly mindful of patient comfort and wellbeing.
After graduating from Outaouais Cegep in 2011, Annie Philippe spent five years working in periodontics. In 2016, she began working with Dr. Morin-Houde, with whom she shares many values, such as professionalism, respect and attention to quality. Annie is passionate about her job and is known for having a gentle and caring approach.
Mélanie Rousseau graduated from Édouard-Montpetit Cegep in 2002. She worked in the Lanaudière region for 11 years before moving to the Outaouais area in 2012. Before joining Dr. Morin-Houde’s team in 2018, she spent four years working in periodontics. Mélanie provides high-quality dental care in a professional, attentive and gentle manner.