Dedicated Dental Team
Welcome to Airdrie Choice Dental! Our main goal is to make every patient feel comfortable and heard while offering the most attentive and state-of-the-art oral care treatments. We want you to have a smile you’re proud of as well as a healthy mouth and teeth. Before undergoing any procedure, we will first discuss your options and help you choose the most appropriate treatment based on your individual needs and goals. Our dentists will always have your best interest at heart and want you to feel comfortable and confident about your care. Lastly, we accept most major insurance plans with direct billing and offer financing options to make our treatments affordable to a wide range of patients.
Dr. Sonika Dwivedi – Dentist
Dr. Sonika is a 1998 graduate BDS from SDM College of Dental Sciences in India. She practiced dentistry until the year 2015 in India before coming to Canada. She got her license to practice in Canada in the year 2017 after passing equivalency exams. She has a very kind and empathetic approach toward her patients, and is great with our younger patients and those with dental anxiety. Dr. Sonika is a General Dentist with a special interest and training in Invisalign, Implants, Sedation, and Endodontics. She is an animal lover and in her free time, she likes long walks with her dog, spending time with her family and listening to music.
Dr. Prakarsh Dwivedi – Dentist
Dr. Dwivedi is fondly known as Dr. PD; he graduated in 1998 from SDM College of Dental Sciences in India. He practiced dentistry for 15 years in India before coming to Canada. Dr. PD moved to Canada in 2012 and obtained his dental license in 2016. Dr. Dwivedi is a General Dentist with a special interest and training in Sedation, Implants, Endodontics, Oral Surgery, and Restoration. With a pleasant personality and friendly approach, he is very liked by his patients.
Dawn – Office Manager
Dawn joined our team as an Office Manager in the summer of 2020. She has over 10 years of dental experience and prides herself first and foremost in patient care. With most of her dental career in treatment coordination, she is always happy to apply her extensive knowledge of insurance benefits to help our patients understand not only their treatment but their financials as well. Dawn moved to Carstairs 12 years ago in search of a small community to raise her daughter and 2 sons. She is an avid Calgary Flames fan and spends winter weekends cheering on her son at the rink.
Harley – Dental Business Administrator
After graduating high school, Harley spent no time working towards her DBA Certificate, completing the course at Bow Valley College in 2020, and beginning her career in the dental industry in 2021. You will find her at the front desk with a warm greeting when you arrive, answering your questions and calls, and helping you check out at the end of your appointment. “I love interacting with our patients and working with the staff here each day, everyone is so wonderful, patient, kind, and helpful!”
Su Dao – Dental Assistant Level 2
Su is a registered dental assistant level 2 with an ortho module certificate, and she leads the team at our dental office. Her cheerful attitude and empathetic approach make everyone very comfortable in the chair. She has a vast experience of 15 years. She grew up in Vietnam and is an outdoors enthusiast. We are happy to have her as part of the team.
Dallas – Registered Dental Hygienist
Dallas has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2007, and before that worked as a Dental Assistant for 5 years. She graduated from the University of Alberta’s Dental Hygiene program and continued to get her Bachelor of Science Degree, specializing in Dental Hygiene. Dallas is knowledgeable, friendly, and passionate about her work. She enjoys educating her patients and helping them achieve and sustain oral health. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family.