Meet Our Team

Christie - Dental Assistant

Christie has been working as a registered dental assistant since 2011. She is also an accomplished Irish dancer and teacher.

Christie loves travelling and will be taking a leave of absence from our practice to travel Japan to in 2018. Christie will be singing Shania Twain for karaoke night!


Nina - Dental Assistant

Nina is a registered dental assistant. She has been working with Dr Coulson since graduating from the NAIT assisting program in 2012. Nina always brings a sense of calm into the room with her friendly and laid-back personality.

Nina enjoys drawing, Netflix, and spending time with friends. Karaoke night? Nina is all about 90's R&B!


Antonette - Dental Hygienist

Antonette is passionate about educating patients on how to optimize their oral health and prevent dental disease! She is a local U of A grad and has worked as a dental hygienist since 2009.

Antonette enjoys spending time with family and friends, travelling, volleyball and watching sports. For karaoke, Antonette would be singing “Zombie” by the Cranberries or “Summer of 69”.


Lucy - Dental Hygienist

As a dental hygienist, Lucy helps our patients achieve and maintain their most healthy smiles. Prior to becoming a dental hygienist in 2015, Lucy worked as a dental assistant for 5 years.

Lucy enjoys camping and dirt biking. Karaoke tonight? Lucy says “not a chance!” (Although we are all pretty sure she's singing Miranda Lambert in the car.)


Erica - Receptionist/ Accounts Manager

As receptionist/accounts manager at RVD, Erica helps patients coordinate their dental treatment. She has worked in dental since 2010 has been at RVD since the office opened.

Erica enjoys drawing and has been working towards her pilot's license in her spare time! If Erica was singing karaoke, her song would be “I Believe I Can Fly”.


Mel - Receptionist/ Predetermination Manager

As receptionist/predetermination manager at RVD, Mel helps patients coordinate their dental treatment. You can tell it's Mel by her terrific Australian accent! Prior to joining our team, Mel managed a medical office in Australia for 8 years.

She enjoys sunbathing and mountain climbing. Mel would be singing something by the Spice Girls at karaoke night!


River Valley Dental is located at 202, 7609 109 Street NW, Edmonton AB T6G 1C3 and proudly serves the surrounding areas of Belgravia, McKernan, Windsor Park, Parkallen, Allendale, Strathcona, Ritchie, Hazeldean, Pleaseant View, Grandview Heights.