The South Family Dental Care Dental Hygiene Team is comprised of a group of healthcare professionals that provide dental hygiene services that are second to none.
The dental hygienists at South Family Dental Care are all certified with the College of Registered Dental Hygienists of Alberta. It is important to note that in order to become a dental hygienist formal training and a degree or diploma from a certified dental hygiene program is required to become licensed to practice dental hygiene in the Province of Alberta.
Dental hygienists have a strong background in oral anatomy, pharmacology, nutrition, and periodontology. The hygiene team at South Family Dental Care, performing certain tasks that involve direct patient care. Our dental hygiene team follows a client-centred philosophy when providing hygiene therapy, by treating periodontal conditions and by promoting dental health and wellness with a strong commitment to excellence.
Shannon is a very caring Dental Hygienist who is very sensitive to patient needs and concerns. Graduating from Siast Regina, SK in 1998, Shannon has 20 plus years of experience. She is very knowledgeable in periodontal treatment and local anesthetic for those patients needing added comfort. Shannon is extremely personable and would love to welcome you to South Family Dental.
Chris graduated from the Canadian Academy of Dental Health and Community Science in Mississauga. He also holds a degree in biotechnology. Chris is known for his sense of humour and prides himself in creating a stress-free environment for his patients.
Sabrina is a certified dental hygienist who has been in dentistry for 13 years. She graduated from Toronto College of Dental Hygiene. She focuses on gentle cleanings and patient care.
Chelsea started her education in Bio-Pharmaceutical Science at the University of Ottawa and, after 2 years, transitioned into the Dental Hygiene program at Georgian College.
Chelsea quickly discovered this program offered her a balance of hands-on learning in a technical environment and client-centric industry where she has focused on growing her career as a Dental Hygienist for the last two years.
Chelsea is passionate about putting people first and educating her clients on the practical and preventative dental hygiene efforts to support healthy living. In addition, Chelsea prides herself on providing a comfortable dental hygiene experience for her clients in an effort to reduce their dental anxiety.
After relocating to Alberta from Ontario, Chelsea is excited to enjoy her hobbies, such as horseback riding and kayaking with the mountains next door.