Meet the Staff

Meet Our North Edmonton Dental Team!

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health.  Here at Dr. Derek Fika Family Dentistry, we view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each dental treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, Dr. Fika and his staff want to encourage patient communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding family dental care, and that we value the trust you have placed in our team.



Marketing Director

I was born and raised in Edmonton, where I graduated from Grant MacEwan  College.
I am honored to be part of this great Dental Team in such a dynamic office.
When not working in the office, I have two boys who keep me busy with their hockey.
Otherwise, I can be found enjoying time on the lake with my boys and my dogs.


Dental Hygienist

Originally from St. Andrews, Manitoba and a graduate from the University of Manitoba, Dental  Hygiene program.
I have been in Alberta since 1994. When I am not working I am kept busy with my 2 children and husband in a variety of activities including hockey, swimming, lacrosse, baseball and going to the gym.
I enjoy traveling, watching hockey, movies and spending time outside.



Lisa has lived in Edmonton since 2007 and has been a dental assistant for 10 years.
When working with patients, she takes special care and consideration to ensure their comfort.
She enjoys spending time with her family and their cat. When Lisa is out of the office she keeps active with, hiking, swimming, yoga, and table tennis. Lisa also speaks Mandarin. 


Sofia is originally from Toronto, Ontario and has been in the dental industry since 1995.
She is multicultural and enjoys travelling and cooking meals for friends and family. Sofia is a soccer enthusiast who loves nature. When she has free time you can find her volunteering in her community. Sofia also speaks Arabic and Somalian.


Cat Tuong has been in Edmonton for 23 years and graduated from NAIT’s Dental Assisting Program in 2005.  She loves spending time with her 3 children and the rest of her family.  Cat loves to listen to music and cook.  In the summer she enjoys being outside and playing badminton.  She is also a talented singer. She also speaks Vietnamese and French!


Annie has been in Edmonton for 18 years.  She has been working in dental for 11 years.  She loves spending time with her son and is active in his school.   Annie enjoys travelling and spending quality time with her family and friends.  She likes to play badminton, ping pong and loves dancing. Annie also speaks Vietnamese.


Sterilization Technician

I am originally from India and residing in Edmonton since 2019. I have been working as a sterilization technician since 2013. In my free time I enjoy hiking, painting, swimming, singing and going for long drives with my family.