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Meet the Team

It’s not easy to find dentists in Downtown Edmonton that are this committed to providing you with the highest quality of service and striving to be one of the best dentists offering eco-conscious digital dentistry.


Dr. Dwayne Olatonade

Dr. Olatonade graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor’s Degree in Medical Sciences in 2005 and a Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 2007. He is proud to have provided dental care to the Edmonton community for over ten years. Dr. O has also previously practised in rural Alberta, Calgary, and the Greater Toronto Area.

Dr. Olatonade is passionate about volunteering dental services to those without means, both here in Canada and abroad!

When he’s not at the clinic, you can find Dwayne attending live music events around the city, travelling to places all over the globe, or participating in water sports such as surfing and scuba-diving!

Dr. Aqib Shirazi

Dr. Shirazi graduated from the University of Alberta with a Bachelor in Science (Psychology) in 2014 and a Doctorate in Dental Surgery in 2018. He was born and raised in Edmonton, and liked it here so much that he never left.

Dr. Shirazi takes pride in his patient-centered approach. He will always take the time to address any questions or concerns that you might have. In his time away from work, you might find him attending local festivals, taking pictures, or trying to replicate recipes from the Food Network.

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Dr. Brandon Ash

Dr. Brandon Ash was born and raised right here in Edmonton. He attended the University of Alberta receiving a double major in Biological Sciences and Physical Sciences and is proud to have received his DDS from New York University College of Dentistry in 2018. During dental school he was actively involved in providing service to others as seen in his work as a teaching assistant and as an active member with the Global Outreach Team. He looks to bring those same service and patient first qualities as his contribution to the OPD team.

In his spare time you can often find Dr. Ash on the golf course, playing in his many rec sports leagues, or at an Oiler game. As well he enjoys spending time with family and friends, movies, art, and setting the perfect fantasy football lineup.

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As a Registered Dental Assistant at Oliver Park Dental, Ashley believes patient education is key to providing the best dental care. She enjoys being a part of a team that strives to create an overall relaxing experience at the dental office.

In 2017, Ashley graduated from the Dental Assisting program at NAIT and has been at OPD ever since.

When she’s not at the clinic, Ashley is eith er doing yoga, travelling the globe, or taking a nap.

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Daniele is the Director of Operations at Oliver Park Dental, where she brings her years of experience in operations management and business development. With an expansive array of skills in Oil & Gas and Healthcare, she enjoys a challenge and the opportunity to be a part of a growing practice with a dedicated team of amazing individuals.

In her spare time, you will find her spending time with those she loves, volunteering with the Rotary Club, or going on adventures to see the world.

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Delaney was born and raised in Sarnia, Ontario and graduated from the Dental Assisting
program at St. Clair College in 2020. Recently she has completed her orthodontic module at the U of A. Delaney believes that prioritizing patient comfort is key to a great overall experience at the dentist.

Outside of the clinic you’ll find her taking trips to the mountains with the dogs!


Christine is the Accounts Manager at Oliver Park Dental. She enjoys coming to work every day to work with the GREAT Team at Oliver Park Dental. Christine is new to the dental field so everyday is an exciting learning experience. Outside of work, she enjoys golfing, fishing and camping.

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Kristen successfully completed her Dental Assisting Program in September 2022, and passed the NDAEB exam and graduated this April. She is happy and excited to achieve
something that she used to dream about, coming from the small beautiful island Barbados. Kristen aspires to further and better her education in Dental Assisting, to become the best at what she does for the benefit of Patients and herself.

Outside of work Kristen enjoys traveling and trying new things, making new memories with the people that she loves, spending time with family and her puppy that she adores.


After having to deal with braces at a young age, Kristina’s curiosity about dentistry began. This prompted her to pursue her Diploma in Dental Hygiene at the University of Alberta in 2017 and then went on to specialize in Community Practice by completing her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Kristina feels lucky to be in a practice where she can work with a wonderful team and have the opportunity to get to know her patients personally, educate, and find solutions to help them improve their oral and overall health. When you don’t see her at work, Kristina is spending time with family, trying new creative projects, or finding recipes that involve a good amount of truffle oil!
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Courtney was born and raised in Edmonton and recently graduated as an RDA in 2022. She enjoys meeting all of the great patients here at Oliver Park Dental.
Outside the clinic, you can find her watching TV at home, knitting socks and spending time on social media.


Anastasiia was born and raised in Ukraine and is passionate about dentistry. She is one of our incredible dental assistants who loves meeting new patients. Wonderful patients, great employers and friendly staff at the office makes every day special for her. Anastasiia enjoys the outdoors with her family and attending local activities and festivals. Anastasiia loves seeing people smile with confidence!
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Amlik was born and raised in Eritrea. She was initially enrolled in a licensed practical nurse (LPN) program. However, her passion for Dentistry made her change her program and later graduated as Dental Office Administrator from Robertson College in 2022. She loves to learn new and interesting things from patients. She is always happy to see them satisfied after their visit to the office; she feels great to be part of this unique office and to work with such talented and caring people.

Outside the clinic, Amlik enjoys being with her family and friends. She also loves shopping and watching movies.


Kelsey’s dream has always been to become a dental hygienist. Her journey began in the very small town of Lashburn, Saskatchewan, and has brought her here to Edmonton, where she completed her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene at the University of Alberta in 2020. She joined the Oliver Park team in 2021 and is grateful to be a part of a practice where education and client focused treatment planning are paramount.

After experiencing all that Edmonton has to offer, Kelsey fell in love with the hustle and bustle of the city life (still not a huge fan of traffic circles - but who is?). When she isn’t sprucing up smiles, you can find her eating out, rock climbing, relaxing at home, or binge watching the latest true crime series on Netflix.

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Santana is the Treatment Coordinator at Oliver Park Dental. She is a trained Dental assistant from CDI College, graduating in 2017 and received her orthodontic module from the U of A in 2023.

She is a wealth of knowledge in all things dentistry and insurance. She loves connecting with patients from her glass office, you may see her at your next appointment!

Outside of work you’ll find her exploring the outdoors with her Siberian husky or working on a DIY home project.


Siddiqa graduated with her Hospital Unit Clerk Certification from NorQuest College. She transitioned to dentistry recently and loves it! In her spare time she loves to play soccer, spend time with friends & family, and loves to travel.

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Alona was born and raised in Ukraine. She graduated the dental assistant program in 2021 in Katowice, Poland, following her graduation as a dental hygienist in 2022 in Wroclaw.

Now she finds joy helping patients as a dental admin at Oliver Park Dental. In her spare time you can find her playing some video games and swimming.