Riley – RDA
Riley graduated from the Dental Assisting program at SAIT Polytechnic in 2019. She started working at Copperstone Dental at the beginning of 2020 and has thoroughly enjoyed her time with the team that has quickly become a second family to her. Before becoming a Dental Assistant, she took the Baking and Pastry Arts Program at SAIT and got to experience a different work lifestyle. In her free time, she enjoys playing video games, working out, and hanging out with her two cats, Meems and Ollie.
Megan – RDA
Megan has been in dental for 15 years and 8 years assisting. Megan enjoys making patients feel comfortable during procedures to build patient confidence. She believes in educating patients to make well-informed decisions to encourage better dental health. In her spare time, she loves to travel and spend time outdoors with her husband and 3 daughters.
At Copperstone Dental, our dental assistant team is there to provide our patients with a high level of care and attention before, during, and after their treatment. Our dental assistants are multi-skilled health care professionals who possess a diverse knowledge base. Our dental assisting team provides a variety of clinical procedures such as processing x-rays, obtaining preliminary impressions, providing preventative treatments, dental health education, as well as assisting our dentists with numerous dental procedures in a friendly, professional manner. Our dental assistants perform various preventive intra-oral procedures as well as provide our patients with post-treatment care, including temporary crown placement, tooth polishing, placing dental dams, and providing fluoride treatments. Our Dental Assistant team also provides patients with oral health instruction, tips for oral disease prevention, post-operative care instruction, nutritional counselling for oral health, and a variety of other dental education to our patients.
Copperstone Dental encourages our dental assisting team to keep their skills up-to-date by engaging in a variety of courses and seminars to learn about new dental technologies and industry regulations. Our dental assistants practise universal precautions and infection control, and their utmost concern is their patient’s well-being and comfort.
Our dental assistant team is an important part of our office, and they ensure that the highest quality of care is provided at every visit. To learn more about the Copperstone Dental assisting team, please contact our office today!