Our Office Staff

Our office staff is well trained and eager to assist with all surgical needs, billing and scheduling questions. We pride ourselves on prompt service, professionalism and compassionate care for our patients.

Jolene Moore

Office Manager, RDA

Jolene began her Registered Dental Assisting career over a decade ago.  With her role as Office Manager she has been able to bring in her experiences from many team sports; President of the College of Alberta Dental Assistants and her past role at NAIT in the School of Health Sciences to assist her in her position.  Jolene has honed all of her past experiences to bring the best of her skills to managing a busy Non-hospital Surgical Facility and she does it seamlessly.

Michelle Bradford

Client Care Manager, RDA

Michelle is a Registered Dental Assistant with experience in both private practice and at the University of Alberta, School of Dentistry.  She brings knowledge of complex surgical procedures, and well as experience in dental implant sales and training.  Michelle is available to discuss all of your treatment options and coordinate your procedures.

Sarah Weirenga


Sarah has been a Registered Nurse since 2006.  Sarah was one of the first people recruited to join the Contours Oral Surgery family.  Her exceptional nursing experience both in a general hospital setting and in dental surgical facilities has created a safe, organized and patient centered facility here at Contours Oral Surgery.  Sarah is passionate about family, friend and fitness.

Lilly Patterson


Lilly is a Registered Dental Assistant at Contours Oral Surgery.  Having graduated from the NAIT Independent Study Dental Assisting Program in 1997, Lilly has enjoyed a career assisting in Oral Surgery for over 20 years.  Lilly has worked with Dr. Talwar for seven years, and continues to provide excellent care for patients at Contours Oral Surgery.  Lilly’s most favourite place to “get away from it all” is in Phoenix Arizona

Krista Cadieux


Krista, as a Registered Dental Assistant, initially began her career in British Columbia.  Having joined Contours Oral Surgery in February 2017, she has been an exceptional addition to the team.  Her warm and friendly demeanour is an essential part of patient at Contours Oral Surgery.  Krista also has a huge heart when it comes to animals, she is an experienced equestrian and loves her budgie Percy.

Tanya Buschkiel


Tanya provides a warm and welcoming face to everyone who walks into Contours Oral Surgery. An exceptional receptionist, a kind person, a warm personality and the cheerful and helpful voice you hear on the phone when you call us is Tanya!  Tanya is also a loving bonus-mother and devoted finacee.