About Us

Dr. Taha Chersa - DMD

Dr. Chersa attended the University of Calgary where he received Bsc Honours in Environmental Sciences and worked for Canadian Natural Resources (CNRL) on the Horizon Oil Sands project north of Fort McMurray. He decided to change career paths, and enrolled in McGill University’s dental program in Montreal. He loves dentistry, and enjoys working with patients to provide them with positive dental experiences, and in helping those with fear of dental treatment. Dr. Chersa has a beautiful daughter, and when not practicing he spends time outdoors with his family hiking, biking, and of course fishing.

Dr. Jonathan Chu - DDS

Dr. Chu was raised in Edmonton, and is proud to call Edmonton home. He attended the University of Alberta for both his Undergraduate and Doctoral degrees, graduating with distinction. He enjoys the finesse aspects of dentistry, and is strongly committed to prevention-based dentistry. He treats each patient as an individual, and strives to address their specific needs. In his free time, he enjoys skiing and playing badminton. Don’t tell anyone, but candy and chocolate are his guilty pleasure! His passion is working with families, growing with them over his career.

Danielle L. - Office Manager

Danielle’s previous background as a Dental Hygienist has allowed her to branch out into practice management. She has extensive experience in managing group practices, office startups and new business acquisitions. Her skill set includes: marketing, human resources, staff training, project coordination, website development, accounts monitoring and corporate event planning. When she’s not working, Danielle and her fiancé enjoy spending time with their Pug, French Bulldog & Hedgehog! She also holds her black belt in Tae Kwon Do and likes practicing from home whenever she can.

Megan B. - RDH

Born and raised in West Edmonton, Megan attended the University of Alberta where she received her degree in Dental Hygiene. She loves her work as a dental hygienist and enjoys meeting and getting to know each one of her patients. Continuing with her education is important to her and she spends much of her time keeping up to date with new information. When not at work Megan enjoys spending her time with family and friends, and loves exploring new spots in the city!

Kelli H. - RDH

Born and raised in Lethbridge, Kelli moved north to Edmonton to complete her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Ever since, Edmonton has been home! She has been working for over 10 years now in the dental field and enjoys every second of her job. She loves the opportunities she encounters every day, all the way from meeting new patients, to hearing new stories from the patients she has grown to know so well. Trying to bring a little laughter and fun into the dental office is Kelli’s focus, and she is good at it! You won’t leave without a good laugh or feeling a bit more uplifted to go about your day. Kelli and her fiancée have two little daughters. Besides spending time with her family, Kelli loves doing absolutely anything fitness related and has competed in multiple fitness shows.

Robyn L. - RDA / Treatment Coordinator

Robyn is a Registered Dental Assistant who graduated from NAIT, and has received additional training in Orthodontics at the University of Alberta. She takes pride in staying up to date with the latest dental advancements and is enthusiastic in incorporating these into the practice. In her spare time, she enjoys doing makeup artistry, painting, and revamping old furniture. If she isn’t working or doing some sort of art, she is usually at yoga or spending time with her cat Gus.

Jade M. - RDA / Orthodontic Assistant

Jade is a registered dental assistant who graduated from NAIT with her orthodontic and scaling modules. She loves being apart of a team that helps people achieve beautiful smiles and enjoys seeing the outcomes of patients treatments. When away from the office, Jade loves spending her free time with her husband and two dogs, either camping or at the dog park. She also enjoys dancing, skiing in the mountains and being outside catching some sun!

Kristina K. - RDA

Kristina is a Registered Dental Assistant who graduated from SAIT. She was raised in a small town in Alberta, but has lived in Edmonton for most of her life. She enjoys helping patients feel comfortable in the dental office, and is always looking to expand her knowledge and skills. In her time off, she enjoys many outdoor activities such as kayaking, snowboarding, and camping. Kristina is often spending time with her friends, family, and her cat Oscar.

Corrin R. - RDA

Corrin is a registered dental assistant who graduated from the distance delivery program at NAIT, and the Orthodontic course at the University of Alberta. She was born and raised in Edmonton and loves to continue to serve her community. When not at work, she loves spending time with her wife, daughter and dog Fletcher. They are all the happiest when they are outside, or doing something active!

Brianna M. - Admin

Brianna was originally born in British Colombia, but her parents moved to Alberta when she was 10 so Alberta is now considered home. She attended Red Deer College and graduated from the Unit Clerk Program with Honours. Her previous job was working in Industrial Safety at the many processing plants in the Edmonton area so coming to Copperwood Dental was a big career change, but a welcomed one. When she is not at work, Brianna enjoys spending time with her family, friends, or travelling. She has been to 13 countries so far and can’t wait to add more to the list.

Emilie M. - Admin

Emilie has moved all over the country with her family but finally settled in Edmonton about 10 years ago. Prior to working for Copperwood Dental, she was a barista at Starbucks for 4 years. Emilie enjoys conversing with people and getting to know them better. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time outdoors in the mountains or spending time with her family, friends, and pets.

Regan B. - Admin

Born and raised in Central Alberta, Regan recently moved to Edmonton after completing her Administrative Professional Certificate at Red Deer College.. Regan loves to interact with clients and is eager to learn more about the dental field.. in her spare time she loves to go camping, spend time with family and friends along with her dog Koda.