Dr. Norma Coulson is a local University of Alberta graduate with a bachelor of Medical Sciences and Doctor of Dental Surgery.
She has been delivering dental care in Edmonton since 2009.
Dr. Coulson is passionate about delivering the very best quality of care to all of her patients. Although she admits to being a perfectionist with her work, she is a “people person”. You can expect a genuine concern for your oral health and overall wellbeing that will put you at ease.
Dr. Coulson grew up on a grain farm in northern Alberta. She is proud to call Edmonton home and loves spending time in the beautiful river valley, which is the inspiration for the office. She is married with 3 children and a schnauzer named Daisy.
Dr. Salman Jivani went to the University of Calgary for his undergraduate work and the University of Alberta for his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He is excited to be a part of Dr. Coulson’s team to bring patients the best dental care possible.
Dr. Jivani understands that going to the dentist can make the best of us nervous but is ready to listen to your goals and concerns and work with you on a plan to achieve them. Making sure his patients are comfortable and smiling is a top priority.
He has been involved with volunteer organization Kindness in Action on dental mission trips to Nicaragua and the Amazon basin in Peru. In his spare time, he enjoys cooking and baking, reading, and chasing after his cat named Minerva.
Dr. Meagan Brown went to the University of Alberta for her undergrad in immunology and New York University for her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She conducted clinical research exploring how differences in culture impact patient care. Afterwards, she completed a general practice residency in a New York hospital.
Dr. Brown is excited to join the team at River Valley Dental! She is dedicated to providing the best possible experience for her patients at every visit and to be a meaningful part of her patients’ journey to a healthy smile! Patients appreciate Dr. Brown’s calm, kind disposition.
Dr. Brown was born and raised in Edmonton and is happy to return to her hometown. In her spare time, Dr. Brown enjoys snowboarding, skiing, hiking swimming and trying new foods. She loves playing with her maltese/poodle mix named Meeko.