Meet Our Team





BUSINESS OFFICE TEAM

Kelly Pultz

Dental Assistant/Dental Reception/Administration

Kelly brings to our team 20 years of dental experience. She is a Dental Assistant/ Dental Receptionist and can assist you with arranging your dental visits and answering any important questions about your dental health. Kelly is so excited to be back in the Valley and helping patients with their dental needs. She loves spending time with her children, sports, yoga and music.





Michaela Cahill

Dental Reception/Administration

Michaela is our part of our Office Administration staff. She studied the Office Administration Executive course at Algonquin College and at the Pontiac Business Centre. She is new to the dental field and is enjoying the learning process. Michaela will be happy to answer any questions or concerns you may have and offer insight about the importance of dentistry. She enjoys spending time with her children and playing music in her free time!




Carolyn Doucette

Dental Assistant/Dental Reception/Administration

Carolyn rejoins our team bringing 25 years of dental experience. She is a Preventive Dental Assistant now furthering her career as our Business Administrator. She is focused on maintaining good communication between our patients and dental team. Carolyn was raised in Douglas, ON but Renfrew is now home to her and her husband Mark and their daughter Allison. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and living life by the river.




HYGIENE TEAM

Cheryl Ringrose RRDH

Registered Dental Hygienist, Oravital Certification

Cheryl is our senior Registered Restorative Dental Hygienist here at Dentistry in the Valley. She has more than 30 years dental experience and can assist you with your gum care treatment. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Hygiene Association and is also CPR certified. Cheryl completed all her studies at George Brown College in Toronto. She is committed to continuing education and attends numerous programs and courses annually. Burnstown is home for Cheryl and husband Tim. Her family includes 3 grown children, a red hair, blue eyed grandson, two grand-dogs. She loves life on the river is always up for any outdoor activities.



Kelly Patterson RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist, Oravital Certification

Kelly graduated with honours from the Dental Hygiene program at Algonquin College in Ottawa and joined the Dentistry in the Valley team in 2008. Kelly is passionate about providing thorough and gentle care. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Hygiene Association, and enjoys taking continuing education courses to bring the latest dental knowledge to her clients. She obtained her Oravital certification in 2013, which allows her to provide individualized periodontal treatment. Feel free to ask Kelly about Invisalign or orthodontic treatment for you or your child.



Meghan Brohart RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist, Oravital Certification

Meghan graduated from Canadore College in 2007 and has previous dental assisting experience. She is very passionate about dental education and enjoys all aspects of periodontal therapies and learning new applications and technologies. Meghan grew up in the Valley and after doing some travelling she moved home and settled down with her husband Todd and is raising 3 small children on their hobby farm. She enjoys being outdoors, camping, travelling and when she has extra time you will find her fiddling and step dancing.





Colleen McKenny RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist, Oravital Certification

Colleen graduated from John Abbott College in Montreal as a Restorative Dental Hygienist in 2013. She joined our dental team in May 2016. She is certified in First Aid and CPR and is a member of the College of Dental Hygienist of Ontario, the Ordre des Hygienistes Dentaires du Quebec and the Canadian Dental Hygienist Association . She and her spouse, Stephane, like to keep busy with hockey, volleyball, baseball, golf and spending time with their 4 year old St Bernard, Guiness.





DENTAL ASSISTANT TEAM

Jen Bretzlaff

Certified Dental Assistant II, Oravital Certification

Jen is one of our senior dental assistants here at Dentistry in the Valley with over 15 years of experience. She is a member of the ODAA and CPR certified. She is Dr. Diana’s assistant and is very knowledgeable with all dental procedures. Jen and her husband are busy doting parents who spend much of their free time at the arena with their 3 children cheering them on in hockey. In her spare time she plays badminton and enjoys camping, outdoors and traveling.




Courtney Wiebe

Certified Dental Assistant II, Oravital Certification

Courtney is a Certified Level II Dental Assistant who graduated from Algonquin College. She pursued her career at Dentistry in the Valley in 2012. She is very passionate about her job as well as her family. In 2018 she and her fiancé welcomed a beautiful baby boy into their lives. Life as they knew it has changed; but all for the better! Courtney’s hobbies include summer activities, volleyball and hunting. They now do all that with a little buddy by their side.




Amanda Redekopp

Certified Dental Assistant II, Oravital Certification

Amanda is a Level II Certified Dental Assistant. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Assistants Association, WHMIS and CPR Certified. Amanda assists Dr. Nick and Dr. Diana and boasts of 11 years dental experience. Amanda has a very energetic, uplifting personality. She and her husband moved to the Valley 7 years from Southern Ontario. Amanda enjoys many outdoor activities and keeps busy chasing her sons Oliver and Case.





Stephanie Ladouceur

Certified Dental Assistant II, Oravital Certification

Stephanie began her dental career in 2010 and joined Dentistry in the Valley in July 2014. She completed the Level II Dental Assisting Program at Everest College in Ottawa in 2013. You will see Stephanie assisting between both Dr. Nick and Dr. Diana. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Assistants Association, WHMIS, and CPR certified. Stephanie enjoys playing volleyball, hunting and fishing when she is away from the office.




Stacy Tibbs

Certified Dental Assistant II

Stacy joined our team in 2018 bringing over 10 years of dental experience. She graduated from the Level II Dental Assisting program at Algonquin College in 2003. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Assistants Association and is WHMIS and CPR certified. Stacy assists with both Dr. Diana and Dr. Nick. Stacy moved to Renfrew one year ago from Ottawa. She enjoys cooking, loves living in the Valley and enjoys spending time with her two dogs and fiancée.