About Us

At Mill Cove Dental Centre we are committed to providing comfortable, personalized and caring dentistry for all our patients.

Our team will help in any way we can to make sure that every appointment is pleasant, friendly, and efficient. Our team regularly attends continuing education classes to help us provide excellent care with the most current treatments.

It is very important to us that our patients are well informed about their oral health, the treatment required, and the costs of this treatment. Our goal is to provide the best quality care for all our patients and to help you keep your smile for a lifetime.

Dr. Scott McGuigan

Dr. Scott McGuigan

BSc, DDS

Dr. Scott McGuigan was born and raised in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Prince Edward Island, and graduated from Dalhousie University Dental School in 1987.

In July 1987, after graduation Scott opened Mill Cove Dental Centre, in Bedford Nova Scotia. The focus of his practice is to provide dental care in a gentle and caring manner. Scott enjoys providing comprehensive care to patients of all ages. Areas of special interest include implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, orthodontic dentistry, and restorative treatment.

Scott and his wife Beth married in 1993. They have three children Drew, Katy, and Chris. Scott and his family enjoy travel, camping, skiing, and summer vacations on Prince Edward Island. Each year Dr. McGuigan attends programs in Canada to maintain and upgrade his skills and knowledge of dentistry.

Dr. Charmaine Williams

Dr. Charmaine Williams

BSc, DDS

Dr. Charmaine Williams was born and raised in Beach Point, a small community in eastern PEI. She moved to Halifax to attend Dalhousie University completing a Bachelor of Science Degree before completing a Dentistry Degree in 1996. Dr. Williams enjoys all aspects of dentistry and is continually studying to keep abreast of the most recent information to bring to her patients.

Dr.Williams and her husband Trent McGrath live in Bedford where they are raising their two children Jason and Darcie. They enjoy family time, camping, outdoor activities and the family cottage in Malagash.

Dr. Amy Murphy

Dr. Amy Murphy

BSc, DDS

Dr. Amy Murphy grew up in Cole Harbour, Nova Scotia, in the community of Colby Village. She completed a Bachelor of Science degree at Dalhousie University, where she continued her education at Dalhousie Dental School, graduating in 2007.

Dr. Murphy enjoys the variety that working in a general practice offers, and prides herself in providing kind, personalized care to all her patients. She regularly attends continuing education classes and programs to update her skills in this rapidly evolving field.

Amy lives in East Chester with her husband, Matthew Garland and two fur-children, Penny and Finnegan. She enjoys spending time with friends and family, cooking, camping and gardening.

Dr. Jonathan McDade

Dr. Jonathan McDade

BSc, MASc, DDS

Jonathan was born in Ottawa and moved to Nova Scotia when he was 7. He received his Bachelor of Science with Honours from Dalhousie University, his Master of Applied Science in Biomedical Engineering from Dalhousie, and graduated from Dalhousie Dentistry in 2016.

The focus of his practice is to provide comprehensive dental care in a professional manner. Jonathan enjoys treating patients of all ages. Areas of particular interest include implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and restorative treatment. Jonathan regularly attends continuing education lectures and workshops to update his knowledge in the field of dentistry.

Jonathan and his wife Elana married in 2015 and together own Cyclone Group Fitness – a fitness studio in downtown Halifax. Jonathan is an avid cyclist and runner and outside of the practice he focuses on his family, spending time with their children and the world’s most adorable cat, Polly.

The Mill Cove Dental Team

The amazing team at Mill Cove Dental

A Brief Photo Tour of Our Office

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