Dr Grout (or Dr. Phil as he usually goes by) graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in 1995, then attended the University of Alberta and graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2000. He then practiced in Jasper, AB and Valemount, BC for 2 years.
Dr. Grout moved back to Calgary, where he worked for 3 years in Okotoks, High River, and Calgary. In 2005 he built his own office in south Calgary, where he practiced for the next 8 years. Dr. Grout cherished his time in Calgary, but decided to move his family to Edmonton to be closer to family.
Dr. Grout is the proud father of 3 children and spends much of his time enjoying his family. In his spare time you can find him surfing, snowboarding, mountain biking, and road riding.
Melanie joined our clinic in early fall of 2014. She brings with her a plethora of dental and insurance knowledge as well as a smiling, positive attitude that can’t go unnoticed. Melanie started her career by obtaining her certificate in Dental Reception with Dental Start Academy years ago and continued her education gaining knowledge in accounting, as well as business/dental management courses. Prior to joining our team Melanie has acquired 4 years dental experience and loves every aspect of this field. Melanie’s favorite part of the day is when she is able to interact with patients and make their visit as comfortable and enjoyable as possible!
When she’s not balancing accounts and helping out with daily functions of the office, you can find Melanie in a variety of hobbies; snowboarding instructor, practicing at the gun range (I.P.S.C), playing in competitive poker tournaments and early morning hot yoga help keep her busy. She also enjoys taking road trips back to British Columbia with her dogs to visit family.
Kim graduated with her diploma in Dental Hygiene in 2006 from the University of Alberta. Kim is passionate about the profession of hygiene and enjoys getting to know her patients and providing customized quality care.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and three beautiful daughters. She also enjoys working out at the gym, camping, gardening and travelling.
Madison graduated from KDM Dental School in 2013. Her favourite thing about being a dental assistant is chatting with patients and helping out with wisdom teeth extractions.
In her spare time she likes to bake and spend time with her pug, Jaxx.
Kristina is ecstatic to join the Hollick-Kenyon Dental team early 2017. After moving from Vergeville, Alberta to attend school in 2013, she graduated from KDM Dental College in 2014. Her greatest enjoyment about being a dental assistant is being able to answer questions and explain procedures to help ease patient’s worries or concerns. Her favourite procedure to assist with are root canals!
In her spare time Kristina likes to snowboard in the winter and play kickball in the summer.