Dr. Antonella Trache
Dr. Antonella Trache graduated from the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta in 1993. While still in Dental School, she joined the Canadian Armed Forces as a Dental Officer for 21 years. After practicing general dentistry for 11 years, Dr. Trache was selected for post-graduate studies in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at the University of Texas located in Houston. She returned to Canada in 2008, as the Atlantic Region Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, based out of Halifax. In 2010, she was posted back home to Edmonton, as the Western Region Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon.
Dr. Trache completed two tours of Afghanistan, in 2009 and 2011, as the Maxillofacial Trauma Surgeon at the Role 3 Multinational Hospital at Kandahar Air Base. Dr. Trache retired with the rank of Major from the Royal Canadian Dental Corps in 2013.
Currently, she is full-time faculty and the OMFS Discipline Lead at the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta. She has joined the Contours Oral Surgery team and we are very excited to have her as part of our team!