Our Team

Our Office Admin

Erin

Erin is a long time smiling star manning the front desk team at Galerie Dental Care. She is a NAIT graduate from the Dental Laboratory program and brings great administrative and clinical perspective to the team. Her vast dental experience and calm caring manor helps patients with their scheduling, insurance and financial questions and concerns…”I feel fortunate to be part of such a dedicated and caring team.

Having lived in the beautiful town of Beaumont since 1990, it is a pleasure to greet familiar faces and welcome new patients to our office. Outside of work, I enjoy spending time with my family, acreage living, coffee and a good book.”

Mariel

Mariel has been with Galerie Dental Care since we opened the doors eight plus years ago.
She started as Registered Dental Assistant and has grown into an administrative position where she provides day-to-day business support.

Mariel has had a life long career in dentistry and brings this wealth of knowledge and experiences each day to Galerie. Outside of her Galerie Dental Care family you will find Mariel enjoying reading, sewing, summer camping and most of all family time together.

Jessika

 Jessika has been a fantastic addition to the Galerie Dental Care family. She brings with her a wealth of customer service and life experience. When you first meet Jessika, you can immediately tell she loves meeting and working with the great patients and families that choose Galerie for their dental care. You will recognize her sincere welcoming smile and effervescent personality. At Galerie Dental Care, we are all about, fun, smiles and exceptional patient service in everything we do. Jessika reflects and exudes these core values to perfection.

 Outside the office, she is passionate about dogs and shopping. She is an outdoors woman…swimming, skiing and hiking. She is also a student in the Design Studies Program at MacEwan University.

 

Our Registered Dental Assistants

Sarah

Sarah has been part of the Galerie Dental Care team since 2011. She enjoys the constant learning you get as a dental assistant working with highly skilled dentists and is great patients. She is also certified in “scaling’ which allows her to provide the children in our office with a relaxed and gentle cleaning while their parent or parents are having their teeth cleaned by one of our hygienists.

This special skill provides families at Galerie dental Care greater flexibility and scheduling options. Sarah is also certified in orthodontics…” I love helping patients obtain their perfect smiles and a healthy mouth.” Outside the office, she enjoys time with her husband and young family.

Charmaine

Charmaine is a Registered Dental Assistant at Galerie Dental Care. She also helps out at the front desk regularly. She is a people person through and through and is truly passionate about helping patients to understand their Dental Health needs and how best to achieve their goals for oral health.

She thrives on variety and appreciates the fact that every patient is a unique individual with his or her own specific wants, needs and desires…”It is a position that allows me to be constantly learning and challenging myself and is certainly never boring!” Away for the office she and her husband are raising a busy, already hockey-loving boy. They like to be outdoors as much as possible and in the summer and can usually be found on a ball diamond; in winter it’s volleyball.

Hannah

Hannah is a Registered Dental Assistant at Galerie Dental Care! She loves being a dental assistant because she loves getting to know patients. She truly enjoys “chatting” and making patients feel as comfortable at the dentist as is possible. She has the ability to make almost anyone smile and laugh…” I love helping patients take care of their dental needs and bring a new smile to life. It’s so rewarding seeing the comfort and great joy that we bring to patients as they achieve the smile of their dreams or simply replace old and unsightly fillings”.

When she is not being a dental assistant you find Hannah at home decorating, refinishing furniture, spending countless hours on pinterest or building something with her mom. She also loves spending time with friends and family, playing board games and just hanging out relaxing, talking, and most of all laughing… Hannah loves to laugh.

Kari

Kari is one of the Registered Dental Assistants at Galerie Dental Care. She is certified in orthodontics and helps facilitate the care of our orthodontic patients as well as all of the great patients that come to see us. She has been a part of this amazing team since 2009….” I am so proud to be able to provide our patients with a high level of healthcare in an extremely fun and comfortable environment.

I believe it is important to have fun at home and in the workplace. That is why I am so lucky to be a part of the Galerie Dental Care team.”… Aside from enjoying her work at Galerie, she also enjoys spending time with her young son and husband. They love running around outside and being active. She has a passion for Yoga, loves baking for others and playing family games.

Katelynn

Katelynn is Galerie Dental Care’s newest Registered Dental assistant. Katelynn comes to our clinic with a background in Animal Health before making the transition into Dental Assisting. She really loves working with people who help her learn something new every single day while in the clinic. The staff and patients all feel like family to her since she is far away from her small home-town in Saskatchewan. “Working in Beaumont feels like home and I’m excited for my future getting to know the town and it’s wonderful people more!”

 When Katelynn isn’t at the clinic, you might find her with her friends at a concert, laughing at her nieces and nephews silly jokes, or walking through the river valley. She is really excited to be apart of a team that helps you achieve the smile of your dreams!

Our Registered Dental Hygienists

Nancy

Nancy is one of our great
Registered Dental Hygienists at Galerie Dental Care and has been an integral
part of the team since we opened our doors in 2009. She has been a hygienist
for over 10 years, graduating from the U of A with a Diploma in Dental Hygiene
and a Bachelor of Science Degree specializing in Dental Hygiene. Nancy possesses
a calm and caring manner that our patients really enjoy.

 She has the unique ability to
communicate with adults and children alike and has established long-term
relationships with many of the great families that come to Galerie Dental…” I
really pride myself on delivering very gentle, but thorough dental hygiene care.
Every day I feel rewarded when, we as a team at Galerie Dental, help motivate
and empower people to improve and maintain their oral health!” Outside of the
office, she enjoys time with her husband and two daughters, family outings and
travel.

Rebecca

Galerie Dental Care Certified Orofacial Myofunctional Therapist and Dental Hygienist, Rebecca graduated from the Toronto College of Dental Hygiene in 2012. She has a passion for working with patients and helping them achieve optimal dental health. Shortly after joining the Galerie family, Rebecca became interested in Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy and learned the positive impact that it can have on the oral and facial development of children. Rebecca pursued this interest and received extensive formal Orofacial Myology training in 2016 and became Edmonton and surrounding area’s second Certified Orofacial Myologist with the International Association of Orofacial Myology in 2017. 
At Galerie, we are very proud to have Rebecca provide Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy to those children and adults in need of this fantastic new option in preventative and functional care. Often times, providing therapy can prevent the need for more extensive and expensive treatments later in your child’s growth and development process. She is totally focused on helping every dental hygiene and Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy patient she sees to minimize the need for treatment of dental disease in the future. Rebecca is all about prevention!!!

Raelene

Raelene

Raelene joined the Galerie Dental Care Hygiene Team in the fall of 2017. She brings 15 years of Dental Hygiene experience and a true passion for patient care. When you meet her, you experience her genuine commitment to help patients achieve optimal oral health, which in turn reflects in overall better health. Raelene’s career has been spent working in general practice focused in dental implantology, taking care of and maintaining dental implant health as well as helping patients maintain oral health in complex circumstances. The greatest satisfaction for Raelene comes from patients feeling comfortable and relaxed in the dental chair and getting to know them and their families on a personal level. 

 Raelene graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree with honours from the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry in 2003. Prior to that, she practiced as a Dental Assistant after graduating from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in 1999 with her Dental Assistant certificate.

 Outside of work Raelene enjoys spending time with her husband and two very active boys. (Preferably on a beach in Mexico or in the mountains hiking and enjoying the views). She is as passionate about the joys of family and life in everything she does personally and professionally.