All professionals at Hamiota Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Dr. Craig Fedorowich DMD
Dr. Fedorowich (Craig) has been practicing in Hamiota since 1986 and has a special interest in growth and development and airway issues. He has been a part time instructor in the department of Pediatric Dentistry.
Aside from keeping current in general dentistry, Craig has been involved in continuing education programs, focusing on children’s growth and development, orthodontics, TMJ, sleep dysfunction and dental implants.
He is a current member of the Canadian Dental Association; Manitoba Dental Association; Western Manitoba Dental Society; International Association for Orthodontics; American Academy of Cranial Facial Pain and American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine.
He is the recipient of a number of honors and awards, notably the University of Manitoba Gold Medal and the Manitoba Dental Association's Presidents Award of Merit.
Barb is our Office Manager, looking after the business side of the Practice. She looks after all of the day to day tasks of running the Practice, leaving Craig to focus on patient care.
Chelsey O'Connor RDH
Chelsey is our Dental Hygienist. Her focus is helping our patients maintain the foundation structures for oral health. Gums and supporting bone, like the foundation of a house need to be strong and stable. In her capable hands, she helps our patients prevent and control gum disease. When not at work, her second passion is physical heath and well being, licensed as a Personal Trainer.
Jackie Coulter RDA
Jackie is key in the day to day provision of clincial dentistry. Her job is to prepare and help care for you during your appointment. She is also certified with a Scaling Module to look after the hygiene needs of our patients with gingivitis. She is licensed as an Orthodontic Assistant looking after our patients with braces; and has special training in Temporomandibular Dysfunction (TMJ).
Amanda Knight RDA
Amanda is also key in the day to day care of our patients. As well as assisting Craig, you will find her as Chelsey's right hand as our Primary Treatment Coordinator. She will share care in cleaning your teeth and when done will anwser your questions, and once you have decided, plan the dental treatment you have chosen.
Jessica Prosko RDA
Jessica is our newest Dental Assistant. Along with Jackie and Amanda she will organize in preparation for your visit, review your heath history, take your blood pressure, assist Craig, and when needed, polish your teeth.
Michelle, with previous experience in healthcare is our Sterilization Assistant. She ensures that our instruments and equipment are clean, sterilized and ready for you. Of course, she is always ready and able to step in and assist when needed.
Last, but certainly not least, is our Administrative Assistant, Janice. Hers will be the first voice you hear when you call us. You will not find a more pleasant woman anywhere. Her job is to listen to your problem and book the time you need. She is our resident expert on insurance plans and will address all of your financial needs.