Our Team

Our team at Fusion Dental

Dr. Karin Potter B.Sc (HK), DDS 


Dr. Potter received her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at the University of Alberta in 1998, after completing a Bachelor of Science in Human Kinetics at the University of Guelph.  As an active member of the Alberta Dental Association, and of the Canadian Dental Association, Karin is dedicated to lifelong learning through continuing education courses, to ensure her knowledge and skills are current.  In addition, she has been a long time member of an orthodontic study club and Spears.

Dr. Potter has practiced at Fusion Dental since 1998 and strives to provide conservative, quality dentistry in an atmosphere that is relaxed and comfortable for everyone.  Outside of the office, Karin is married with two grown stepchildren, a 10 year old daughter and a 4 year old boy.  She enjoys reading and playing sports in her spare time and can most often be found on a volleyball court.

 

Carolyn Russell (DMD, B. Sc.)


Dr. Russell obtained her Doctor of Medicine Dentistry at the University of British Columbia in 1995.  Prior to this she received a Bachelor of Science in Biology at the University of Victoria.
Carolyn is married and is very busy with her 2 small boys, ages 8 and 9.  She also enjoys outdoor pursuits, such as hiking in the surrounding mountains, Dragon boat races and fly fishing. 

Erinn Griffin (Dental Asst. Level II - Orthodontics - Office Mgr)


Erinn graduated from Columbia College in 2005 from the Dental Assistant Program.  She joined Fusion Dental shortly after graduating and has continued to enhance her skills by completing the Orthodontic module and participating in continuing education courses.   Her passion and commitment to the dental profession show through her abilities to make all patients feel comfortable and educated when they visit our office. 

Erinn has been married for 26 years and has two older childern.  In the summertime you will  find her riding the roads of Alberta on her Harley Davidson Street Glide.

 

Coda Prochnavy (Dental Assistant Level II)


Coda obtained her level II dental assisting certificate from KDM in Calgary in 2006.  She has an ability to make patients feel comfortable.  Coda enjoys outdoor sports and spending time with her two dogs.  She has been married for 6 years and is involved in supporting her husband in their property maintenance buisness. Coda is currently on maternity leave till Feb. 2018.
 

Lynn Szczepaniak (Dental Assistant Level II)


Lynn joined Fusion Dental in 2007 as a part time Assistant.  She graduated from N.A.I.T in 2001 and has had a fulfilling career. 

Lynn and her husband are blessed with two beautiful daughters and a friendly cat named Zara.   Lynn is very involved volunteering in bible education work.  She also enjoys travelling, mountain biking, hiking and many more outdoor activies.  Lynn is currently on maternity leave till fall 2017.

 

 

Jen Nagel (Administration)


Jen joined Fusion Dental in Sept. 2013 and comes to us from Whitehorse, YT.  Since joining Fusion she has developed a great repore with patients and the team.

She enjoys the outdoors and fitness activies.  She has been married for 20 years and has a grown daughter.  

After moving from Whitehorse she is excited to now call Calgary HOME.

Patti Proulx (Administration)


Patti has joined our team with 28 years experience.  She was one of the orginal class members of KDM in 1989.  She still has passion for the industry and enjoys working with the public.
Patti and her husband and a total of 6 children and 3 grandchildern.  They are expecting another grandchild later this year.  She keeps herself busy working out and walking her beloved dog Coco.

Katelyn Dadhria (Registered Dental Hygienist)


Katelyn joins Fusion Dental with 10 experience in the dental industry.  She first obtained her level II RDA, before deciding to further her education in Dental Hygiene.  She feels that it is important to establish a great relationship with each patient.  Katelyn is very friendly and outgoing and likes to make her patients feel comfortable. 
She has been married for 3 years and has a 2 year old daughter.  In her free time she enjoys hot yoga, having dance parties with her daughter and is passionate about cooking.

Krista McCue (Registered Dental Hygienist)


Krista has been in the dental industry caring for the health of patients teeth for over 22 years.  She brings with her a caring and gentle hand while dealing with patients and has been a great asset to the team at Fusion Dental.