Introducing Dr. Hobby Cheng
Dr. Cheng is a graduate of Griffith University (QLD, Australia) with a degree in Dentistry; he also graduated from the University of Alberta earning him a Bachelor of Science. He is a member of the ADA+C, Edmonton Multidisciplinary Study Club and EDDS (Edmonton and District Dental Society).
Dr. Cheng really enjoys interacting and working with his patients to address their oral health needs. He strives to tailor an individual’s dental care around their values and needs and to provide the highest quality of care. His goal for each appointment is to make it as comfortable as possible and have each patient’s interaction with him be a positive one.
Outside of work you might find Dr. Cheng running, travelling, watching movies or playing board games with friends. He also enjoys cooking and taking adventures by way of trying new foods.
Introducing Dr. Herbert Woo
Dr. Woo graduated from the University of Alberta Dental Program in 2002. He is also trained in oral and nitrous oxide sedation, therapeutic and cosmetic botox.
Dr. Woo is a member of the Alberta Dental Association and College, Edmonton and District Dental Society and the Alberta Gnathology Study Club. He has enjoyed teaching dentistry at the U of A in the past and hopes to continue with it in the future.
Part of what sets Dr. Woo apart is his love for both the science and the artistry behind dentistry. One of his favorite parts of his profession is to help his patients look and feel better about themselves. It is his goal to make each patient feel comfortable at every appointment. You will find that Dr. Woo always takes his time with each of his patients to ensure each procedure is done right and the patient is relaxed and happy with the result.
When not at the practice you will most likely find Dr. Woo enjoying time with his wife, daughter and son. He is the assistant coach for his son’s hockey and basketball teams, he loves playing basketball and is having fun learning to play hockey. Ever wonder how Dr. Woo has such steady, precise hands? He has spent endless, grueling hours training his hands via video games.
Erin a level 2 Registered Dental Assistant graduating from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT). She is very personable and loves forming relationships with her patients while providing them with the best oral care. On her off time you will find Erin hanging out and taking her puppy Ralph for walks.
Melissa a level 2 Registered Dental Assistant graduating from the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT). For Melissa everyday is a different day and she really enjoys the challenges of her job as well as the procedures Magrath Dental takes on. Outside of work you will find her coaching women’s volleyball and spending time camping in the mountains with family and friends.
Farhana is a Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from the Toronto College of Dental Hygiene and Auxiliaries in 2007. Everyday she is very excited to work with her amazing colleagues that she calls her dental family, she is equally excited to look after, guide and provide high class hygiene services to her valued clients. On her off time you will find Farhana cooking or watching movies. She has been happily married for 17 years and counting and is a supermom to 4 lovely children.
Leanna is a Registered Dental Hygienist graduating from the University of Alberta in 1994 with a Physical Education Degree (Athletic Therapy specialization) and again in 1997 with Dental Hygiene Diploma. She enjoys helping others and their families with friendly, gentle dental care. As a mom of two children she finds that she can help families learn to add an achievable oral health routine into their busy schedules. When not at work Leanna enjoys snowboarding, wakeboarding and hitting the gym!
Vicky is one of Magrath Dental’s friendly receptionists, she graduated from the Grande Prairie Regional College (GPRC). One of Vicky’s favourite parts of her role at Magarth is helping people with their dental fears. She really enjoys being able to form long lasting patient relationships and seeing the same smiling faces every day.
Outside of work you will find her curled up with good book, watching movies or spending time with friends and family.