MEET THE TEAM
Dr. Hubert Ng
Dr. Hubert Ng, D.M.D has been part of Airdrie Springs Dental since 2007. Dr. Hubert was born and raised in Calgary. He completed his undergraduate studies at the University of Calgary, with honors degrees in both Biological Sciences and Commerce. In 2005, after graduating from the University of Saskatchewan Faculty of Dentistry, Dr. Ng returned to the Calgary area to practice general dentistry. A focal point of Dr. Ng’s professional career has been staying up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry. This enables him to provide the most current treatment options for his patients. He has completed comprehensive training in orthodontics and invisalign, oral sedation, and sleep apnea medicine. Dr. Ng believes in educating his patients and keeping them involved with their care, every step of the way. He finds it extra rewarding when patients get to their goal of comfort and confidence in their smile, and overall oral health. Dr. Ng also believes that their team’s commitment to customer service starts by building a foundation of trust. This is achieved by treating their patients as individuals. Airdrie Springs Dental always focuses on providing one-on-one attention, factoring in time for plenty of questions and providing all treatment options.Dr. Hubert and the rest of the team understand how uneasy some patients may feel about their dental visits. Hence, they strive to make a difference by providing them a relaxing and positive experience. Their goal is to ensure that every visit exceeds customer expectations on comfort, convenience, thoroughness and promptness. Outside the clinic, Dr. Hubert lives an active lifestyle. He enjoys competitive running, obstacle racing, as well as playing and coaching basketball.
Dr. Cheralyn Thorsen
Dr. Cheralyn Thorsen joined Airdrie Springs Dental in March 2016. Dr. Cheralyn graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 2000. She is also certified for Botox for Upper Face Treatment at PTIFA (Pacific Training Institute for Facial Aesthetics).Dr. Cheralyn feels she’s able to help her patients best when they complete treatment they have been neglecting or delaying, and they finally restore their good oral health. When outside the dental office Dr Cheralyn loves spending time with her three active children. She's a super proud volleyball, hockey and lacrosse Mom. Dr Cheralyn also likes playing tennis, happy hour and crochet!
Tasha has been apart of the Airdrie Springs Dental team since 2011. During this time she has grown both professionally and personally. At home, she is a busy mom and wife. Tasha and her husband Duncan have a sweet loving son, Zeus, and are excited for the next addition joining their family spring 2020. She still makes self-care one of her priorities by enjoying yoga and hitting the gym. As a dental profession, Tasha strives to provide the best skill and care to her patients she can. She is proud to be a part of such an amazing, compassionate and strong team. She couldn't see herself anywhere else!
Vicki has been with Airdrie Springs Dental since September 2015. She provides services as a Registered Dental Hygienist. When not in the dental clinic, Vicki enjoys running, interval training, playing soccer, hanging with her family, walking and driving with her dog, and listening to music. Even after 15 years of experience as a Registered Dental Hygienist, Vicki still feels the same joy as she did years go, treating all patients, new and old.
Vicki believes in providing the same quality of care as she expects to be given. Vicki’s clinical experience started in a small family clinic in Nova Scotia, then continued with Airdrie Springs Dental and couldn’t be happier about it. She loves working with a great, knowledgeable team. Everyone plays a part in shaping her day and helping her improve her approach.Vicki strives to give her patients a great dental hygiene experience each time. Her treatment is always thorough but relaxed at the same time.
Rommel joined the Airdrie Springs Family in June 2015. He’s been providing services to patients as a Registered Dental Hygienist since then. When not in the dental clinic, Rommel loves to hit the gym, go hiking, and try out new restaurants. Rommel believes his purpose is to provide each and every one of his patients a lifetime of optimum dental health, through proper education and regular oral care.
Our Registered Dental Assistant
Registered Dental Assistant
Bev has been providing services at Airdrie Springs Dental as a Registered Dental Assistant. She’s been part of our team since May 2011. Bev loves reading, gardening, going to church and spending quality time with her family. She also doesn’t pass up on every opportunity to try a new dessert, especially anything with a pie crust! Bev feels she’s able to provide clients the best dental experience possible when she’s working with the Airdrie Springs Dental team. Bev strives to understand every patient’s fears and needs and goes beyond her way to make sure they feel comfortable and relaxed. She believes it is important to educate patients about their oral health so they can, in turn, make informed decisions. Bev aspires to do whatever is necessary to make every patient’s visit outstanding.
Monica has been working for Airdrie Springs Dental for a little over a year now and is loving it. She enjoys creating a comfortable and safe space for patients! In her spare time, Monica loves spending time with her family, painting and working out at the gym.
Ortho is the name of her game. Jean has been an orthodontic assistant for 15 years and been working with this group since 2012. The best part for Jean is she gets to change people's lives, one smile at a time. Seeing the end result gives her great satisfaction in her work.In Jean's spare time she likes to paint and do yoga!
Vickie has been serving as an Orthodontic Assistant at Airdrie Springs Dental since March 2011.Outside of the dental clinic, Vickie loves spending time with her husband and two kids. She volunteers in her daughter’s kindergarten class and in her son’s grade 3 class every Thursday.Vickie loves going out to the lake for holidays. Rollerblading, gardening, cooking are also among her interests. She also enjoys indulging in a glass of wine while catching up with friends and neighbors.Around patients, meanwhile, Vickie always takes time to help them understand their orthodontic treatment better. She feels she’s helping clients best when she’s able to address questions regarding treatment costs and timeline, dental insurance, and appointment booking.
Love of life for this lady. Lesli has a vast array of interests from sports to travel. She enjoys spending time with her grandchildren and her son’s families. She truly enjoys her work with over 20 years experience. Her door is always open for those who want to say hello or have any concerns addressed.
Gizelle has been part of Airdrie Springs Dental since 2009. She provides services as a Dental Administrator.When outside of the dental office, Gizelle loves spending time with her family and dog. They love to ski and travel together.As a dental administrator, Gizelle acknowledges her impact to a patient’s journey, from start to finish. Hence, she works with the team to ensure that every patient gets the best experience they could provide them as a dental office.
With a quick wit and a love of laughter Natasha can be found at the administration desk sharing a quick laugh or story while helping sort out those tricky insurance questions. In her own time Natasha enjoys spending time with her family and friends whether that’s at the local pub or taking in a concert or opera. With the advances in dental care and amazing options for a great smile it is an exciting time to be part of a great dental team!
Although she is new to the dental world, Brittany is enjoying the enthusiasm and confidence of her team as she grows into her role as a dental administrator. She enjoys greeting new patients and recognizing existing ones! On her spare time, she enjoys reading, being with family, and spending time outdoors. She is grateful to be part of an amazing dental team, and is excited to continue learning more from her fantastic co-workers.