Smiles Dental Group is proud to serve St. Albert with exceptional dental services. Our experienced team of dentists has decades of combined dental experience. We offer numerous general, cosmetic, restorative, and emergency dental services. We even offer evening and weekend hours.
Need your bi-annual checkup? We’re always accepting new patients. Just want a whiter smile? Our in-office Zoom whitening procedure can enhance your smile in an hour or less!
At our St. Albert location, we cover a wide variety of dental services to meet every possible need you may have. Are you nervous about going to the dentist? That’s ok, you’re not alone. We always accommodate our patients so they are as comfortable as they can possibly be at their dentist appointment. We also offer sedation dentistry services, to keep you relaxed and at ease during the entire dental procedure.
Dr. Tan trained in Edmonton, and graduated from the University of Alberta (UofA) with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery and Bachelor of Medical Science Degrees. At the UofA, he received academic awards for the AAP excellence in periodontology and clinical dentistry. Dr. Tan had excellent mentors and practiced in a surgical center early on which helped him excel in all aspects of general dentistry.
Dr. Tan has a keen interest in oral surgery and root canal therapy. He is trained in nitrous oxide and oral conscious sedation for comfortable dental surgeries and wisdom teeth removal. Much of his free time is spent at CE courses to learn about up-to-date techniques beyond those achieved in dental school. He takes pride in working with anxious patients and building trust to develop personalized care plans tailored to each patient’s specific needs.
Dr. Tan’s hobbies include being outdoorsy, enjoying Edmonton’s river valley, gardening, reading, working out, and he recently began homebrewing.
Dr. Tan is fluent in English, Mandarin Chinese, and Cantonese.
Credentials: University of Manitoba’s Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta Faculty of Science
Dr.Karan Salwan is a general dentist at Smiles Dental Group. He is a graduate of the University of Western Ontario where he completed his D.D.S program. He enjoys performing wisdom teeth extractions and endodontics (root canal treatment). Dr.Karan Salwan also loves doing yoga and meditation and is an active volunteer.
Credentials: University of Western Ontario