OraVital - professional treatment for gum disease, bad breath, halitosis, gingivitis, periodontitis


The OraVital® Team


Dr. James Hyland  BSc, DDS

President and CEO

Dr. James Hyland has always been passionate about providing the best and most innovative care for all his patients. In December 2007 Dr. Hyland was the first dentist to open an OraVital® Certified dental clinic.

Professionally he has been a member of the ODA and the CDA since 1976. Twice he was president of his local society while serving on their boards and committees for over 30 years. Dr Hyland has been a teacher at the University of Toronto faculty of dentistry, Seneca College and George Brown College, as well as being on staff at North York Hospital dental department.

Dr. Hyland's mandate is to facilitate the expansion of the OraVital® Certified dental clinic network while broadening the clinical applications of the OraVital® System.


Anne Bosy  RRDH, MEd, MSc

Founder, Chief Science Officer

Anne Bosy is a professor, scientific researcher and innovator, and inventor of the OraVital® System. Anne's uniquely successful science-based approach to the treatment of oral infections including halitosis and periodontal disease is revolutionising the modern dental industry.

Anne is recognised internationally as a world-class expert in the field of oral health research.

In addition to her role as CSO for OraVital®, Anne's role includes management of Education and Microbiology components for the continually expanding family of OraVital® Certified Clinics.


Robert Isaacson  CPA, CA, MBA

Founder, Vice Chairman and Chief Financial Officer

Robert Isaacson is a Chartered Accountant. He also holds a Master's degree in Business Administration.

Robert practiced as a Chartered Accountant until 1995, when he retired as a partner from Thorne Riddell (now KPMG). He was a senior executive in two public companies: Newcourt Capital (now CIT) and Toromont (distributor of Caterpillar construction equipment); subsequently, Robert was a structured finance consultant in the dental and medical industries, before joining Anne in 2007 as a partner in OraFresh Enterprises, the predecessor company of OraVital Inc.

Robert's main responsibilities currently include financial management, logistics management, legal affairs, customer service and administrative staff.


Kerry Lepicek  RDH

OraVital® Wellness Coaching Manager (North America)

Kerry Lepicek is a registered dental hygienist with over a decade of experience using an interceptive and preventive approach to treating periodontal disease and breath odour. She has been involved with OraVital since 2007 and is extremely experienced in clinical application of the OraVital® System for both periodontal disease and for breath odour.

In 2010, Kerry's article discussing the OraVital® System and featuring case studies was published in Oral Health. Kerry is responsible for updating the OraVital® Wellness coaching approach as well as working with OraVital® Wellness coaches in OraVital® Certified dental practices to help those practices achieve maximum benefits from the OraVital® System.


Michel Hart

Chairman of the Board

Mike Hart has an extensive background in dental and medical businesses. He is currently Chairman of the Board of Alliance H. Inc., the Toronto based Hart family holding company which invests and participates in the management of business entities offering products and services primarily to the dental professions.

Between 1982 and 2005 he was Chairman and CEO of Ash Temple Limited, a leading dental distribution company for which he organized the management buy-out from Cooper Laboratories of Palo Alto, California in 1983. Between 1976 and 1982, Mike held executive positions in Canada and the USA with Cooper, a diversified health care public company involved in the dental, dermatological, eye care and medical markets. Before that he worked for the Coty division of Pfizer as controller and director of operations. He was educated as an accountant in the Canadian Air Force in which he served between 1964 and 1969.




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