The dental administration team at Day Dental cares about the experience you have at our office. Our dental administration team is always available to answer your questions about your dental insurance, financing options, and our office policies. Our dental administration team also works with you to ensure your appointments are scheduled correctly and handled appropriately.
They also handle financial aspects, including billing patients and dealing with insurance companies. In addition to administration skills, dental administrators fully understand dental terminology and dental procedures in order to record efficiently and report information.
Using strong interpersonal communication skills our team will help answer all your questions and concerns.
Tammy Thompson – Office Manager
Tammy was born and raised in Innisfail. Tammy attended SAIT in 1990 and received her Registered Dental Assistant certificate, then attended SAIT again in 2010 and received her scaling module. After graduating from SAIT in 1991, Tammy and her husband Gord remained in Calgary for 5 years. When Tammy and her husband started a family, they moved back to their home town of Innisfail. After all, what better place to raise a family than your home town!
Tammy has worked in the dental field in Innisfail since 1996, and has had several different roles, from chair side dental assisting, to more recently full time reception duties and office management. The highlight of her career has been the close relationships that have been formed with patients over the years.
Tammy was named Dental Assistant of the Year in 1996. She has also served on several committees, to name a few:
• Calgary Dental Assistant Association for 4 years, President for 2 of those years
• Innisfail Dolphin Swim Club for the past 12 years, including President for 2 years
• Innisfail Hurricanes Water Polo Club
• Innisfail Parent Support Association (High School), Treasurer for the past 4 years
• Committee Member for the Dr. Greg Ritson-Bennett Park
• Grad 2012, co-treasurer, committee member
Tammy has been married for 20 years to Gordon Thompson and they have two daughters, Shae and Sydney. Shae is attending the U of A, and Sydney is currently in High School.
Debbie Kearns – Receptionist
Debbie was born in Innisfail and grew up in the Bowden area. She and her husband, Earl, lived in Innisfail while raising their 2 children. Six years ago, they moved back to Bowden where they currently reside.
Debbie enjoys golfing with family and friends, but finds special joy in spending time with her 3 grandchildren and now attending their activities.
Nicole Pillman – Administration