Our Dentists

Dr. Jack | Fort Richmond Dentist

Dr. Jack Bassey

Dr. Jack Bassey has lived in Winnipeg his entire life. He received a BSc from the University of Manitoba and graduated with a DMD from the Faculty of Dentistry in 1985. He opened the Fort Richmond Dental Centre in 1985, believing in the overall health of the patient as his priority, a philosophy he has carried on for more than 30 years.

Dr. Bassey has completed advanced education in esthetic dentistry at the University of Minnesota. He also has engaged in consistent continuing education in crown and bridge and restorative techniques over his career to ensure he is using the most current materials and methods available. He is a member of the Canadian Dental Association, the Manitoba Dental Association, and the Winnipeg Chapter of the Seattle Study Club.

He married his wife Kim in 1989, and has a son Jeff and a daughter Heather. He loves to spend time with family and friends and is an avid golfer.

Dr. Joan MacLennan | Fort Richmond Dentist

Dr. Joan MacLennan

Dr. Joan MacLennan was born and raised in Regina, Saskatchewan. She did her under graduate studies at University of Regina where she received a variety of scholastic awards. Dr. MacLennan went on to graduate with honours from the University of Saskatchewan Dental College in 1992. She continues to expand her knowledge and skills with various continuing education courses. The most recent course being a mini endodontic residency (root canal treatment) in San Francisco.

Dr, MacLennan and her husband moved to Winnipeg in 1993 where they have raised their 2 sons, Mathew and Jacob. She loves to spend time at the cottage with family and friends, traveling and watching the Winnipeg Jets.

At 15 years old, Dr. MacLennan knew she wanted to be a dentist. She feels blessed to be a part of a profession that she feels passionately about. Dr. MacLennan has served on committees with the Manitoba Dental Association and has mentored dental students at the University of Manitoba.

Dr. MacLennan has been providing quality dental care to her patients for over 24 years. Her experience, continuing education, and knowledge of the latest dental techniques coupled with a gentle touch and commitment to excellence, will leave you informed and smiling.

Dr. Joan MacLennan | Fort Richmond Dentist

Dr. Alycia Klymkiw

We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Alycia Klymkiw to our staff. She has lived in Winnipeg all her life and graduated with a BSc from the University of Manitoba in 2013 and a DMD from the Faculty of Dentistry in 2017. She is excited to join the staff at Fort Richmond Dental Centre and shares in our philosophy of preventative and care centred dentistry and is very committed to the total health of the patient.

Dr. Klymkiw graduated with top awards in her class for restorative dentistry, prosthodontics (crown and bridge), and clinical dentistry, also receiving other awards throughout her four years. As well she travelled to Peru in 2017 with Kindness in Action for missionary dentistry. She is a member of the Manitoba Dental Association, the Canadian Dental Association, and the Winnipeg General Practice Study Club.

What Dr. Klymkiw likes most about dentistry is forming lasting relationships with patients of all ages. Dr. Klymkiw’s passion is making her patients smile and feel comfortable in the dental chair.

Family and friends are very important to Alycia and she enjoys cooking, music, and golfing.