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 working with children.

Christie loves travelling and has been all over the world! Her last big trip was a few months in Japan. Christie will be singing Shania Twain for karaoke night!


Renee - Dental Assistant

Renee has been a registered dental assistant since 2015. Renee loves talking with and getting to know our patients.

Renee enjoys being active outdoors and doing spin and yoga classes. She enjoys spending time with family and reality tv girl’s nights (Bachelor, anyone?!). For karaoke night Renee is singing “Dog Days Are Over”.


Rabiya - Dental Assistant

Rabiya has been working as a Registered Dental Assistant since 2009. She is determined to ensure our patients are comfortable and happy in the dental chair.

Rabiya is married with 2 children and loves to go on spontaneous adventures with her family. She likes to use her spare time (if there is any left!) for reading, relaxing and doing yoga. Karaoke? Bring it on! Anything by Sia!


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”.


Gen - Dental Hygienist

Gen earned her dental hygiene credentials from Southern Ontario Dental College in 2021. Before this, she worked as a dental assistant for 3 years.

Gen loves taking her golden retriever, Phoebe, for walks in the river valley. On the culinary side, she enjoys making beautiful charcuterie boards. Karaoke? Gen will be rapping Nicki Minaj’s “Super Base” if given the chance!


Theresa - Head Receptionist

As head receptionist at RVD, Theresa helps patients coordinate their dental treatment. She has been working as an administrator since 2015. Theresa’s favorite part of her position is building relationships with patients.

Theresa loves game nights with friends. Her hobbies include yoga and bike riding. Theresa would be singing “Girls Just Wanna Have Fun” for karaoke night.


Joanna - Receptionist

Joanna welcomes patients and helps them arrange dental treatment. She loves helping and supporting our patients and staff.

Joanna is a part-time student working on her pilot’s licence and has travelled all over the world with her family. She loves camping, reading and gardening. Karaoke night? Joanna is singing “September”.


Melinda - Receptionist

Bio coming soon...


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.