Meet our Staff
Dubrovka has been working as a Dental Hygienist for 18 years! She graduated from the Hygiene program at the Universtity of Manitoba in 1997. Through the years she has continually upgraded her skills and always stays informed on current dental research. Dubrovka enjoys working and interacting with people. She is fluent in Bosnian, Croatian and Serbian.
Nicole (Nikki) Froggatt
Nikki graduated from the Toronto College of Dental Hygiene and Aux in May 2017. Prior to becoming a hygienist Nikki spent two years working as a dental assistant, she has always had an interest in dentistry and is excited to continue gaining knowledge and experience in the field. In her spare time she enjoys many outdoor activities including snowboarding, fishing, hunting and quading. She also enjoys travelling and spending time with family, friends and her dog Tucker.
Jaelle (pronounced J.L.) graduated from the school of dental hygiene at the University of Manitoba in June 2016. She has since practiced in Brandon for a little over a year, but decided to move back to Winnipeg to continue her passion in the field of dental hygiene. In her spare time she enjoys country living with her fiance and dog named Beau.
Laurie has been at Redwood Dental for ten years now! Her many years of experience make her an expert at answering any questions about insurance, pricing, and payment. Over the years Laurie has built many relationships with our patients and ensures that all patients are informed and taken care of the moment they walk into our office. In her spare time she is a volunteer committee member for the Manitoba Movement Centre for people with movement disabilities. She also enjoys golf, entertaining and cooking.
Hillary has been a level 2 Dental Assistant at Redwood Dental Centre since 2006. Before working at Redwood, Hillary was actually a patient here since she was 12. Hillary says she always enjoyed going to dentist as a child so naturally that led her down the career path of Dental Assisting. She enjoys building relationships with our patients, as gaining their trust is important and rewarding.
Andrea has been a level 2 dental assistant for the past 6 years, and finds her job to be extremely rewarding. She joined the Redwood Dental Clinic in 2015, Andrea enjoys being part of this amazing group since everyone works as a great team. Andrea has an assortment of jobs that she preforms such as reception, and assisting the dentist with many different procedures. Keeping current in the medical field is a must for her so she continues to take classes through the years to stay up to date. What Andrea enjoys the most is seeing the vast improvement after the treatments have been completed.
Marilyn has been a Dental Assistant at Redwood Dental for 6 years now. Her focus is on sterilization protocol and keeping the office environment clean, organized and comfortable for all of our patients. She is caring, friendly and always eager to assist in whatever needs you may have. Marilyn is a cat lover and enjoys spending her spare time reading novels.
Allison has been Dr Foroughi’s assistant for two years at Redwood Dental. She has a great ability to make patients feel at ease with her contagious laugh and treats all of our patients with care and compassion. She particularly likes Cosmetic Dentistry and Implant placements. In her spare time she enjoys being active and traveling. Ally has been to Papa New Guinea and Australia.
Alex has been a Dental Assistant at Redwood Dental for one and a half years now. He moved to Canada from Moscow Russia 7 years ago and is fluent in speaking Russian. Alex has a passion for the field of dentistry and is currently advancing his studies at the University of Manitoba. Outside of work he has an interest in cars and builds/collects remote control models.
Courtney joined the Redwood Dental Center right after graduating from CDI College, Most days you will find her behind the desk as part of our administrative team. She grew up north of Winnipeg in Pine Falls, Manitoba. While in Pine Falls, she enjoys going snowmobiling, fishing and camping. She is looking forward to a long career at Redwood Dental.