Meet Our Team
Mark Southwood, Dentist
Dr. Southwood has worked in the dental field for more than two decades, and he joined Spruce Ridge Dental in 2012. Originally, from the United Kingdom, Dr. Southwood is a graduate of the University of Liverpool. He enjoys having the opportunity to help patients achieve their optimal oral health alongside his top-notch dental team.
Dr. Southwood has been happily married since 1992. He and his wife have 2 children and 3 dogs who they love to spoil and spend time with. When he has the opportunity, Dr. Southwood enjoys football, fishing, listening to music, and tackling home improvement projects.
An interesting fact about Dr. Southwood: He previously served as the official dentist of a professional hockey team.
Andrea Glowinski, Registered Dental Assistant
Since 2011, Andrea has been helping our Spruce Grove patients improve their smiles. She loves coming to work every day because she gets to work with great clients and a wonderful dental team. Andrea studied dental assisting at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology.
A native of Edmonton, Andrea cherishes every second she gets to spend with her loving family. When she gets the time, Andrea enjoys playing baseball, golfing, and going to the lake with her husband and dog.
An interesting fact about Andrea: Not only is she half-Irish, her birthday falls on St. Patrick's Day.
Tracey Roberts, Registered Dental Assistant
Tracey joined Spruce Ridge Dental in 2014 with 20 years of dental experience under her belt. She studied at the Columbia Institute and the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Cosmetic Dental Studies. Our patients love getting to work with Tracey to improve their dental health, and Tracey is passionate about providing superior care to her great patients as part of our dental team.
Tracey is happily married with two children. Tracey loves golfing, fishing, and reading, but most of her free time is devoted to driving to and watching ringette and hockey games.
An interesting fact about Tracey: She completed the Ukrainian Bilingual Program and loves Ukrainian dance.
Miran Wierenga – Registered Dental Assistant II
Miran has been a member of our dental team for around a year now, with 10 overall years of experience in the field. She received her education from The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology in Edmonton, Alberta. Originally from Barrhead, she and her husband Anthony have been married for 8 years, and she has a four year old daughter, a two year old son, and a Boxer. In her free time, she loves going to the gym, weight training, participating in tough Mudder races, and quadding.
An interesting fact about Miran: She likes bows, but not the ones you put in your hair. She’s also planning on skydiving for the first time in Whistler this June!
Barb Cameron, Registered Dental Hygienist
Barb has worked in the dental field since 2011, and joined our Spruce Grove dentistry practice in 2013. Since joining our team, Barb has greatly enjoyed the friendly, welcoming environment and getting to work with such great clients and staff. Barb studied dental hygiene at Camosun College, and earned her BSc degree in Periodontology from the University of Alberta. She is also certified in local anesthetic administration. Originally from Victoria, British Columbia, Barb resides in St. Albert.
An interesting fact about Barb: She enjoys spending time with family, camping, fishing, and gardening.
Kim Bonertz, Registered Dental Hygienist
Kim has worked in the dental field for nearly two decades, and joined our practice in 2000. In her time with Spruce Ridge Dental, Kim has built enduring friendships with her patients based on trust and respect. She enjoys getting to see multiple generations of families grow up with our practice. Kim studied dental hygiene at the University of Alberta, and holds local anesthetic certification.
A native of Stony Plain, Kim is happily married to her husband and soul mate. They have two energetic children, and love traveling, camping, hiking, and skiing as a family.
An interesting fact about Kim: A lover of the outdoors, Kim was a bit of daredevil before starting her family — spending time sky diving, rock climbing, and white water rafting
Dallas Wood, Registered Dental Hygienist
Dallas has 16 years of experience as a dental hygienist, and joined our practice in 2008. Dallas loves having the opportunity to get to work with a variety of patients of all ages in a friendly, welcoming environment. Dallas holds a BSc in dental hygiene from the University of Alberta as well as certifications in local anesthetic administration and medication prescribing.
Outside the office, Dallas is happily married with 2 children, and enjoys downhill and waterskiing, and spending time at the cabin.
An interesting fact about Dallas: She spent six years living in Yellowknife, and is originally from Barrhead, Alberta.
Shelly Kendall, Registered Dental Hygienist
Shelly began her career as a dental hygienist in 2010, and joined our practice shortly after earning her degree. Shelly’s friendly, gentle care sets our patients at ease, and she loves having the opportunity to build meaningful client relationships. Shelly earned her BSc in dental hygiene from the University of Alberta, and is certified to administer local anesthetic.
Shelly is happily married to her husband, Matt, and they are proud pet parents to their dog, Nova. In her spare time, Shelly enjoys swimming, reading, jogging, and gardening. S
An interesting fact about Shelly: She's passionate about travel, and has had the opportunity to visit Europe, Central America, and the US. She hopes to visit Asia and Australia soon.
Lisa Pickett, Reception
Lisa has worked in the dental field since 2005, and came to Spruce Ridge Dental in 2005. She enjoys having the opportunity to work with such a great team, and her smiling face makes all of our patients feel welcome and at ease. She has training in medical terminology, and is always willing to lend a hand anywhere in the practice to make sure patients receive the care they deserve. Lisa enjoys spending time with her two sons.
An interesting fact about Lisa: She loves the summer when her family spends as much time as possible on the lake boating and camping.
Kaitlin Stirling, Reception
Kaitlin has worked in dentistry for more than a decade, and we were pleased to welcome her to our practice in 2011. Kaitlin is a native of Spruce Grove, and she enjoys getting to work with a great team of professionals to provide excellent service to patients in her home community.
In her spare time, Kaitlin enjoys traveling, shopping, circuit training, and spending time with family and friends.
An interesting fact about Kaitlin: She is a pilot and can fly a single-engine plane!
Morgan Bertsch, Receptionist
Morgan has been working in the dental field for eight years now. She attended Columbia College in Calgary and has a background in dental assisting, receptionist duties, and administration. Her favorite thing about her job is the friendly atmosphere of the office and getting to meet so many new people!
Originally from Medicine Hat, Morgan is the older of two girls. Outside of work, she enjoys sports, fishing, hunting, reading, and playing with her new puppy.
An interesting fact about Morgan: she loves knitting and crocheting!
Stephanie Dingwell, Receptionist
Stephanie is originally from Port aux Basques, and she attended Marvel College in Edmonton. She loves working with such a great team here at Spruce Ridge Dental! She’s been with her common-law husband Greg for six years and has a two year old son named Lucas, as well as a Puggle named Tito. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with family, doing hair, and traveling.
An interesting fact about Stephanie: She is a Journeyman Hairstylist!