Natalee , RDA
Natalee has been a dental assistant since 2009, she is an Ontario graduate and moved to Edmonton in 2011! Natalee joined the Dederich Dental Team March 2018, she has a strong interest in specialized dentistry which makes her a perfect fit in our periodontal private practice. Natalee's interests include reading, exercising, cooking healthy food and traveling. Her favourite part about working at Dederich Dental is socializing with patients and helping provide a calm atmosphere; "It's the small things like offering a waiting patient a cup of coffee or tea, or giving a cold patient a blanket, this is what makes me go home happy, knowing I made someone's day a little better. I also really enjoy being in an environment where I am constantly learning. My knowledge about perio is so much more in depth since working with Dr.Dederich and I love assisting the complex cases. -Natalee
Parvaneh , RDA
Registered Dental Assistant
Parvaneh has been working in dentistry for over 16 years, she graduated the dental assisting program at NAIT in 2002! Parvaneh has a strong interest in specialized dentistry, specifically dental surgery; as well as going the extra mile to ensure patients that are undergoing complex procedures feel relaxed as possible.
Ginette , RDH
Ginette has been practicing as a registered dental hygienist since July 1997! She has been with the Dederich Dental Team since the beginning, August 2009. In her free time she enjoys hanging out with her family and friends, going to yoga classes, baking, gardening, and doing outdoor activities with her son and husband. Ginette has a few favourite things about working at Dederich Dental, she likes how friendly and helpful her coworkers are and she enjoys working on advanced periodontal cases. "It's a very positive work environment and the patients are awesome to work with, they are really committed to their oral health. I've gained valuable clinical knowledge from Dr.Dederich's training and mentorship, also valuable experience from working on hundreds of advanced periodontal cases. My clinical confidence level has greatly improved since working at Dederich Dental"-Ginette
Twyla , RDH
Twyla has been practicing as a dental hygienist since 1994. However she was previously a dental therapist (graduated 1986), meaning she has over 30 years of dental experience! All her training was done in Saskatchewan. Twyla’s favourite thing about working in the dental field is “I like knowing I am helping people stay healthy by looking after their oral needs, because keeping your mouth healthy affects your whole body. I enjoy making a positive difference in someone’s life”. In Twyla’s free time she enjoys gardening, trying new recipes, going for long walks, and spending time with her family.
“What excites me about working in this specialty office is the opportunity to learn from Dr. Dederich. I want to know as much as I can about periodontal disease and dental implants. I appreciate the positive atmosphere in this office and I enjoy being challenged clinically. Being booked the extra time that is needed to complete cases thoroughly is very important in achieving the results we want, I notice patients here are very committed to improving their oral health.” – Twyla
Bayley is a university science student and is working at Dederich Dental on a part time basis as a receptionist. Her hobbies include spending time with her family and friends and playing competitive basketball. Her favourite thing about working at Dederich Dental is learning about dentistry and patient centered care in the dental field since she is considering going back to school for dental hygiene.
Maddison , BCom
Maddison obtained her Bachelor of Commerce degree from MacEwan University, majoring in Management with an undeclared minor in Marketing. In her spare time she plays competitive co-ed basketball, spends time with her dog, and loves to cook. Maddison reads and takes educational courses to expand and diversify her knowledge in the field of practice management, labour law, and business consulting within the scope of dentistry. Maddison remotely works for this office as she has a dental consulting company based in the United States.