Meet Dr. Robyn Archer

Dr. Archer was born and raised in Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island. Following completion of her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Prince Edward Island, she moved to Halifax to attend Dalhousie University’s Dental program. She graduated in 2002 with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree and went on to complete a General Practice Residency program at the University of Western Ontario. Upon returning to Nova Scotia, she practiced general dentistry in the Clayton Park area for over 11 years.

Dr. Archer is a member of the Canadian Dental Association and the Nova Scotia Dental Association and is continually updating her dental education to stay up to date in all areas of the ever-evolving field of dentistry. She is a member of the Aesthetic Alliance study club which focuses on the art and science of restoring dental implants.

Dr. Archer is thrilled to be joining Penhorn Dental Centre as an owner, making it her new and long term dental home. She is working alongside the wonderful support staff who have been dedicated to the office for many, many years. Dr. Archer is known for her warm, caring and compassionate chairside manner and for taking the time with each patient to provide all of the options for their comprehensive dental care.

Dr. Archer

Dr. Archer’s regular hours are:

Monday 9:00am – 12:00pm
Tuesday 8:00am – 5:30pm
Wednesday 8:00am – 5:00pm
Thursday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Friday (Dr. Stu Kirby) 8:00am – 3:00pm

To book an appointment with Dr. Archer call 902-465-2743

  • Dr. Archer and her team offer general family dentistry in a modern clinic with a relaxed atmosphere.
  • New patients are always welcome; please call 902-465-2743 to make an appointment.
  • Should you require emergency care, please let our receptionist know and Dr. Archer will do her best to offer same-day services.
  • Examinations
  • Cleanings (Scaling, Root Planing)
  • Emergency Dental Care
  • Sealants
  • Fillings (Restorations)
  • Nonsurgical and Surgical Extractions
  • Root Canals
  • Crowns and Bridges
  • Veneers
  • Dental Implant Restoration
  • Complete and Partial Dentures
  • Biteplanes, Sports Mouth Guards
  • Retainers, Limited Orthodontic Appliances
  • Space Maintainers
  • Teeth Whitening

Meet Dr. Archer’s Team


- Dental Hygienist -

Johnena is a graduate from the Dalhousie University Dental hygiene program. She has over 20 years experience and is an exceptional and dedicated clinical hygienist. She is meticulous, thorough and gentle. She excels in patient education and periodontal therapy. She is very knowledgeable and approachable.


- Dental Assistant -

Jane is a graduate from Nova Scotia Community College from the Dental Assisting program, and is registered as a certified level II dental assistant in Nova Scotia. Jane is a gentle and caring individual. She is very skilled at anticipating patient needs and keeping them comfortable during their appointments. She is very approachable and knowledgeable and is always eager to answer questions or any concerns that patients may have.


- Receptionist -

Krista is a graduate from the dental administration program at Compu College in HRM. She has worked in the dental field for 7 years. She has a cheerful personality and is always smiling! Krista enjoys working with patients, answering any questions you may have and scheduling appointments for you and your family.


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Lynn has worked in the dental field for a number of years. She has worked in every department in a dental office and this enables her to manage Penhorn Dental Centre to reach it's full expectations. Lynn's attention to detail is unmatched. Her ability to communicate with patients and staff positions her to be an excellent manager. If your concerns cannot be addressed by Dr. Archer's front desk Lynn can address these matters.