Meet Our Dental Team
Here at Leduc Dental, we couldn’t effectively serve all our wonderful patients every single day without our dental team. All our dentists, hygienists, and administrative staff are passionate about the work we do. Your smile plays a big role in your overall health and self-confidence, and we are dedicated to making sure that, when you leave our dental clinic, you feel nothing less than satisfied with the outcome of your treatment. No matter what type of service you require, our skilled, capable team can provide it.
Dr. Salman Jivani – General Dentist
A proud Edmontonian convert from Calgary, has been in private practice for almost ten years. Having practiced in Edmonton, La Crete, Stony Plain, he is excited to meet and serve the patients of Leduc and surrounding communities.
With gentle hands, an engaging personality and attention to detail, Dr. Jivani prides himself on the quality of care he strives to provide his patients. He looks forward to developing and exploring treatment options that address your needs.
Besides dentistry, he enjoys reading books, eating all sorts of foods, and varied shenanigans with his partner Jamie and fur babies.
Dr. Jamie Olesen – Medical Doctor (MD)
Dr. Jamie D. Olesen is an Edmonton family physician and founder of Hemingway Medical Spa Inc. who is passionate about his patients.
His mission: To authenticate a healthy self-image by using the latest cosmetic techniques, technology and artistry so that his patients may reach their most confident self.
In his spare time, Dr Olesen has a variety of interests ranging from art, to horticulture, to baking sourdough.
Rhonda – Registered Dental Assistant Level II
Having lived most of her life in Millet, AB, Rhona graduated from NAIT in 1990. She has proudly worked alongside Dr. Sturmay for the last 25 years.
Rhonda loves every patient who comes into the office, as she always finds herself learning something new from them, whether it’s a joke or how to treat a terrible sunburn! She truly feels like she has the most rewarding career.
When she isn’t working at the clinic, she enjoys being a homebody and spending time with her family.
Rhonda is a member of the CADA (College of Alberta Dental Assistants)
Taylor – Front Desk Administrator
Taylor is proud to have been born and raised in Edmonton, AB. She attended the Academy of Learning Career College, where, in 2015, she earned her Dental Administrative Assistant diploma. In 2021, she joined Dr. Sturmay’s team and is very proud to be a part of life at the clinic.
Spending quality time with her family is something that Taylor greatly enjoys doing in her spare time.
Kayzia West – Registered Dental Hygienist
Kayzia has spent most of her life in Lacombe, AB, due to her dad practicing dentistry there. As a result, she became very interested in and familiar with the field itself.
In 2018, she graduated from the Toronto College of Dental Hygiene. She moved to Edmonton in 2020 and has enjoyed working in and around the area ever since then.
When she isn’t at the clinic, Kayzia loves hiking, traveling, and having fun with her friends.
Dr. Ross Sturmay – General Dentist
Dr. Ross Sturmay was the original founder and creator of Leduc Dental Centre. After 35 years of serving Leduc and its surrounding communities, Ross has decided to retire from active private practice and see what new adventures await.
The legacy he has created at Leduc Dental Centre will be carried forward by Dr Jivani, Rhonda, Connie, Taylor, & Dianna.
Dianna Marsh – Front Desk Administrator
Dianna hails from Vancouver Island. She has a background in banking and joined the team at the clinic in 2022 to help look after things during Taylor’s maternity leave.
She’s coached both basketball and baseball and is looking forwarding to helping a new team achieve success. Dianna’s favorite travel destination is none other than Hawaii.
Caitlyn – Registered Dental Hygienist
Born and raised in Edmonton Alberta, Caitlyn moved to Toronto for Dental hygiene school but came back as soon as she could! Home will always be Edmonton.
She has a passion for traveling and exploring the world. She has always enjoyed sports and staying active but won’t say no to a good ice cream treat.
A few other things Caitlyn loves are her family, Starbucks and Hilary Duff. She can’t wait to get to know all of you!