Dr. Kevin Hockley (Retired)
Dr. Kevin Hockley is now retired from seeing patients at Windsor Family Dentistry but you may still see him around the practice from time to time! He's currently a mentor and consultant to Dr. Alex Catauro and Dr. Alex Chevalier.
Dr. Hockley has lived in Essex County most of his life. He currently lives in LaSalle with his wife, Laurie, and their three children. He graduated as an Ontario Scholar from Walkerville Collegiate in Windsor and went on to complete an Honours BSc in biology at the University of Windsor. In 1990 he graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery (with distinction) degree from the University of Western Ontario. He practiced briefly in Wiarton before returning to Windsor to practice general family dentistry.
Outside dentistry, Dr. Hockley has enjoyed being active in his children’s sports and in giving back to his community. He coached with the LaSalle Stompers Soccer Club and the LaSalle Minor Hockey Association (LMHA), and has served as the LHMA as 1st VP, Treasurer, and President. At present, Dr. Hockley is a member at Essex Golf & Country club and has served on the Club’s Junior Golf and Grounds Committees. In 2010, he was bestowed the honour of Life Member in the LMHA and was also named “Citizen of the Year” by the Town of LaSalle.
Dr. Hockley is also very active in the dental community, and serves on committees with the Canadian Dental Association, the Ontario Dental Association, and the Essex County Dental Society, where he served as President in 1995. He also takes over 100 hours per year in seminars and courses to advance his professional skills. He has taken courses in CAD/CAM dentistry using the CEREC system. This system lets patients have a crown prepared and placed in a single appointment.
His other interests and activities include golf, travel, anything to do with computers or technology, skiing, hockey, and enjoying the great outdoors.