Dr. Patel aims to provide Calgarians with comprehensive oral health and preventive care. He does so by aiming to improve your confidence and physical well-being. This shows in Dr. Patel’s focus on preventing diseases and achieving effective dental results through dental technology.
He was the first dentist in Calgary to offer drill and needle-free fillings with the SOLEA Laser - say goodbye to dental anxiety!
Born in London, UK, Dr. Patel moved to Alberta at the age of 2. Having grown up in Medicine Hat, Dr. Patel enjoys being in the outdoors. Aside from dentistry, he’s passionate about hiking, biking, skiing, snowboarding, and hockey. Ask him about movies, DIY projects, and throwing backyard BBQ’s. Now, are you still wondering why we’re called Outdoor Dental?
Training and Education at a glance:
Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry – University of Manitoba, 2015
Bachelor of Dental Surgery – University College Cork, 2011
Bachelor of Science – University of Alberta, 2006
Qualified dentist in many countries
Born and raised in Calgary, Dr. Brandelli graduated from the Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) dental program at the University of Alberta School of Dentistry and then went on to complete his residency at the University of Alberta Hospital.
During his dental education, Dr. Brandelli published multiple scientific articles in the fields of orthodontics and radiology. He went on to work in southern Alberta for a few years before returning home to Calgary and joining Outdoor Dental.
A continuing education fanatic, Dr. Brandelli enjoys keeping up to date with the latest advances in the dental field. This, along with a comprehensive, individualized treatment approach ensures that patients are well taken care of.
In his free time Dr. Brandelli can be found wall climbing, cooking cuisines from around the globe, gardening or restoring vintage furniture.
Ashley has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2007 and has enjoyed her career since she started. Ashley wears many hats in the office but can be found working with Dr. Patel. In her free time she enjoys traveling, working out and spending time with her family.
Her favorite thing about Calgary is: the mountain views!
Juliana joined the Outdoor Dental Team in Oct 2017. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist & attended the University of Alberta graduating with honors in 1993. She is also an instructor at SAIT specializing in Preventative Dentistry. Juliana is licensed in local anesthesia and has extensive experience in periodontics. Outside the office, Juliana enjoys gardening & spending time with her family in the Okanagan camping.
What Juliana loves about Calgary: So close to the mountains!
Katrina graduated from Regency Dental Hygiene Academy in Toronto in 2007. Since then she has loved working with clients of all ages and backgrounds helping them learn how to care for their smiles. She especially likes to help young kids who are having their first visits to the dental office have a great experience. When she’s not at work she loves to stay active with skiing in the Rockies, and hiking and biking in the summers.
What she loves about Calgary: Spending a day on our amazing pathways followed up with exploring a new restaurant!
Akis moved to Canada on Canada Day, 2014 from India where he did his Bachelors in Dental Surgery. After the move, he attended Confederation College in Thunder Bay, ON where he graduated with honours from the Dental Hygiene program in 2016.
After graduating, he spent some time in Manitoba and then made his way further west towards Calgary. Outside of work he enjoys music, driving, hiking, biking, and BBQing with friends. And yes, it was the beautiful Rockies that made him move out here!
What Akis loves about Calgary: The Rockies!
Deidra graduated as a Registered Dental Assistant from CDI college in 2020. She loves how every day is different in the dental field and loves the technology at Outdoor Dental. When Diedra is not at work she enjoys 4 wheeling and camping and spending time outdoors with her family.
What she loves about Calgary: I love all the hidden gems you can find in Alberta/Calgary when it comes to camping spots and 4 wheeling trails.
Kiran is the newest member of the Outdoor Dental Team joining us in May 2019. She is a Registered Dental Assistant and graduated with honors from Columbia College in 2015.
Kiran works alongside Dr. Patel and enjoys all aspects of dentistry. Kiran is compassionate, friendly and enjoys interreacting with her patients.
Outside of the office Kiran enjoys travelling, working out and hiking.
What Kiran Loves about Calgary: The people and there is always something to do.
Kimberly was born and raised in Thunder Bay Ontario but felt a calling to the west and moved to Calgary in 2010. Since arriving in Calgary she has worked in Dental Administration. She loves interacting with people and helping them with their dental needs.
What she loves most about Calgary: The mountain air and being able to see the mountains every day!
Melanie recently started with Outdoor Dental after spending 10 years at home raising her two children. She is excited to welcome you to the practice and help you with any of your insurance or administrative questions. When she’s not at the office she enjoys camping and the outdoors with her family.
What she loves most about Calgary: Living so close to Kananaskis.