Dr. John Perri

Raised in Thorold, Ontario, John currently lives in Fonthill with his wife and three children. He attended Denis Morris Secondary School in St. Catharines graduating in 1987. Following high school he attended the University of Toronto where he received a Bachelor of Science degree with Specialist in Biochemistry. Upon completion of his undergraduate degree John was admitted to the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto graduating in 1995.

He has volunteered much of his time to his community participating, coaching and supervising the numerous activities of his children. Professionally John continues to be actively involved in many dental associations and organizations.

Professional Affiliations:

2013 – present Ontario Dental Association Councillor for Niagara
2009 – 2010 President of the Niagara Peninsula Dental Association
1995 – present Niagara Peninsula Dental Association member
2002 – present Member of the Regional Niagara Academy of General Dentistry
2001 – present St. Catharines Dental Society Executive Member

John has also served as newsletter editor and mediator for the Niagara Peninsula Dental Association.

Dr. Brad Black

Dr Black

Brad is a St. Catharines native, graduate of the St, Catharines Collegiate and lives here with his wife Sue. He has two married daughters and four grandchildren.

After graduating from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto in 1966 Brad associated with Dr. J.R. Hannah before opening his own practice in 1967. He operated the practice on Church St. until 1987 when he moved it to the Ridley Heights Plaza. He has worked as an associate alongside Dr. Perri since 2001.

Brad has been involved in the community with church and youth groups and has also had a long involvement with the sport of figure skating.
Professionally he has been a member of the Ontario Dental Association and the Niagara Peninsula Dental Association since 1966 and was a member of the NPDA executive from 1982 to 1988, serving as president in 1987-88.

In addition Brad was a founding member of the Regional Niagara Academy of General Dentistry Study Club and continues as a member to date.

He was also a member of the Dental Advisory Committee at Niagara College and a member of the dental teaching staff for six years.

Professional Affiliations:

1975 – present Member of the Regional Niagara Academy of General Dentistry
1986 – 87 President of the Niagara Peninsula Dental Association

Dr. Mike Coyne

Born and raised in the Niagara Peninsula, Dr. Mike Coyne is our newest edition to the office. After his four years of high school at Notre Dame College School in Welland, he began his studies in BioMedical Sciences at the University of Guelph. Upon completion in 2014, he was accepted into the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at Western University, graduating as the Class President in 2018. He has now returned to the place he calls home in Fenwick.

Dr. Coyne has also worked closely with the Niagara Region Public Health Unit in the tobacco cessation division. Notably, he has assisted with the implementation of a pilot program in Niagara aimed to increase the accessibility of Nicotine Replacement Therapy; a project that has assisted many on their journey to quitting smoking.

Outside of the office, Dr. Coyne is an avid runner, hobby carpenter and cottaging enthusiast. You can find him hanging out with his friends, running on a trail or sitting in traffic on the 400N.


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