Dr. Les Rykiss, known to most patients as Les, was born in Winnipeg and graduated from the University of Manitoba’s dental school in 1990. After working at Waverley Dental Centre, he established Linden Market Dental Centre in 1995, where he has been the principal dentist. A father of two, Les has been a pioneer in laser dentistry and continues to evolve in his field. He educates dentists worldwide, writes technique articles, serves as the cosmetic editor for Oral Health dental journal, and holds Diplomate status in Cosmetic Dentistry with the American Board of Aesthetic Dentistry. What he enjoys most about his practice is the friendly relationships he builds with his patients.
With a dental degree from the University of Manitoba, Dr. Reyce Cochrane combines expertise with a passion for oral health and deep connections to his Indigenous heritage. He values cultural awareness and offers compassionate care. An avid golfer and hockey player, Dr. Cochrane once nearly pursued professional sports but chose dentistry instead. His expertise and genuine love for dental health make him a perfect fit for Linden Market Centre.
Born and raised in Winnipeg, Dr. McKenzie graduated from the University of Manitoba with degrees in Microbiology and Dental Medicine. Active in dental school, she held leadership roles and continues to be involved with the Dental Alumni Association. With a passion for all aspects of dentistry and a commitment to continuous learning, Dr. McKenzie offers kind and caring patient care. Outside the office, she enjoys family time, hiking, golfing, and traveling. She's thrilled to join Linden Market Dental.