South Island Dental is welcoming new patients and families


We are a husband-and-wife dentist duo that run this family-based dental office. Our team members consist of well-trained, experienced, and positive individuals of the local community. We share a similar passion and culture for treating patients and each other with respect. This creates a positive environment that patients can appreciate as they visit South Island Dental!

Meet Our Team

Dr. Brin MacMillan
Dr. Brin MacMillan
Dentist & Co-owner

Brin was born and raised in Victoria, British Columbia. He received his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry at University of Victoria and then moved to Detroit Michigan to study Dentistry at University of Detroit Mercy, where he met his wife, Sabrina.

Interests: Going for runs, playing tennis, and golfing
Favourite Food: Japanese Village

Dr. Sabrina Ma
Dr. Sabrina Ma
Dentist & Co-owner

Sabrina was born and raised in Windsor, Ontario. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology at University of Windsor and then continued her education across the river in Detroit, Michigan to study Dentistry at University of Detroit Mercy, where she met her husband, Brin.

Interests: Hikes, spinning, fitness, and trying to golf
Favourite Food: Carbohydrate anything

Gwen Pope
Certified Dental Assistant

Gwen is a “Gibbons from Gibbons, Alberta”. She completed the Certified Dental Assisting Program at Camosun College in 1993. She has been a CDA for 30 years. Gwen exhibits excellent interpersonal skills, has a strong work ethic and is very reassuring to nervous patients.

Interests: Walking, baking, spending time with her husband and three teenaged boys
Favourite Food: Anything that she doesn't have to cook

Melissa Quigley
Certified Dental Assistant

Melissa was born and raised in Sooke, British Columbia. She completed the Certified Dental Assisting Program at Camosun College in 2006. She is a motivated and compassionate team member that is committed to fostering a relaxed and comfortable environment.

Interests: Fitness, travel and spending time with her family
Favourite Food: Pizza, sushi, and lasagna

Danielle Banae
Registered Dental Hygienist

Danielle was born in Brandon, Manitoba, but moved to Vancouver Island at a young age. Danielle received her Dental Hygiene Diploma in 2010 at Vancouver Island University, where she achieved a position on the Dean’s Honour Roll. Danielle is a self-motivated individual that provides excellent communication and care for patients.

Interests: Disney, fitness, and baking
Favourite Food: Chocolate- peanut butter- pumpkin spice anything


Adrianna was born in Calgary, Alberta, but has long-time ties to Sooke, BC. She enjoyed summer vacations growing up visiting her Oma and Grandad in Sooke. Adrianna brings a fresh perspective to the industry of Dentistry. Adrianna ensures you enter and leave the office with a smile as she welcomes you with her warm personality.

Interests: Working-out, and fashion
Favourite Food: Anything that Gwen cooks

Casual part-time employee

Kona was born in Abbotsford but raised in Langford. She received her puppy kindergarten certificate in 2018. She has a Tabby cat brother, who enjoys unemployment. Kona has a strong work ethic when it comes to learning new tricks but loves to talk when she is excited.

Interests: Brin, hikes, swimming, playing fetch
Favourite Food: Everything but her kibble