Nathan started his career in 1991 as a dental technician. He spent the first 15 years learning and perfecting his skills designing and manufacturing dental appliances. Always interested in patient outcomes, Nathan decided to enhance his skills to incorporate patient care. In 2005, he enrolled in the Denturist Technology program at NAIT. Graduating in 2008 with honours, he also received the President’s Award in recognition of excellence. Nathan has served the Calgary community since 2008 as a licensed denturist. Nathan continues to advance his knowledge in the area of dental technology. Always interested in the challenge of improving patient satisfaction, Nathan is progressive in his thinking. He uses innovative techniques to reach the optimal results for each individual. It is Nathan’s passion to deliver high quality dentures and service to the public. The dedication to his craft is reflected in the caring that he brings to every smile he creates.
Sandra Melnychuk, DD
Sandra began her career in the dental industry in British Columbia as a certified dental assistant in 2000. After a number of years in this position, she expanded her knowledge with the orthodontic module at the University of British Columbia and shifted to working as a lab technician at a denture clinic, developing new dental skills in her four years in this role. Sandra decided to return to school in pursuit of becoming a denturist. Graduating in 2018 with honors from Georgian College in Ontario, Sandra is the recipient of the A.J. McGuire Memorial Award for highest academic standing in her program. Sandra is a mother and enjoys her volunteer work for the Sea Cadets and Navy League. She has spent time visiting one end of Canada to the other before deciding to make Alberta her home. Sandra enjoys helping people smile and looks forward to meeting you!
Jill Schultz, Office Manager
Jill has over 15 years of experience in service positions and over 10 years of administration experience. After leaving university and completing a Business Management Diploma from Columbia College, Jill dedicated herself to a position that allowed her to be of assistance to others. Her work passions include problem solving and helping others. Her life passions include her family and learning about different ‘human experiences’, including aging and embracing changes. Jill looks forward to welcoming you to Royal Denture Clinic and making your visits as smooth and pleasant as possible.