About Us

Dr. Julian Truong

Dr. Julian Truong

Dr. Julian Truong was born and raised in Prince Rupert, BC and was immediately drawn to Whistler for it’s amazing scenery, tight-knit community, and his love for the mountains.

Meet Dr. Julian Truong

Education

After earning his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of British Columbia in 2008, Dr. Julian attended the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in Detroit and achieved his Doctor of Dental Surgery accreditation in 2012. His experience in Detroit furthered his knowledge in treating and managing complex dental cases with immuno-compromised patients, as well as working with families from underprivileged communities.

Career

Dr. Julian has proudly worked at Creekside Dental since 2012. As a general dentist, he has an interest in cosmetic and restorative dentistry and continues to expand his knowledge in the areas of implantology and oral surgery. Dr. Julian strives to further his expertise and skill in the practice of dentistry by taking continuing education courses and attending regional dental conferences annually.

Leisure

In his free time, Dr. Julian loves exploring Whistler with his wife Erica. Whether it be snowboarding on the mountain or canoeing on the lakes, they are proud to call Whistler home and he is excited to share his love for dentistry with his patients at Creekside Dental.

Dr. Michael Rivera

Dr. Michael Rivera

Dr. Michael Rivera’s love for skiing and the mountains brought him and his family to Whistler. For the past 18 years, Dr. Rivera has worked as a general dentist with a primary focus in surgical and implant dentistry.

Meet Dr. Michael Rivera

Education

Dr. Michael graduated from the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1974. Dr. Rivera attended the University of Washington School of Dentistry in Seattle.

Career

In Prince George, Dr. Michael practiced general and surgical dentistry for over 25 years. His surgical/implant training includes:

  • Implant certification from the Misch Implant Institute in Detroit, 1993
  • Diplomat of the International Congress of Oral Implantology
  • Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry
  • Member of the American Society of Osseointegration

Leisure

Born in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Dr. Rivera and his wife Vicki (also a dentist) and family take advantage of every opportunity to engage in outdoor pursuits in the Sea-To-Sky corridor. Skiing is his family’s greatest passion.

Dr. Justin Ficor

Dr. Justin Ficor

Dr. Justin Ficor moved to Whistler in 2016 to take advantage of all the wonderful things that living four seasons in the mountains brings to his lifestyle.

Meet Dr. Justin Ficor

Education

Dr. Justin grew up in Regina, Saskatchewan and earned his doctorate from the University of Saskatchewan College of Dentistry.

Philosophy

Conservative treatments that meet your personal and unique needs are at the forefront of Dr. Justin’s mind while he works with you to give you the excellent oral health you desire.

Leisure

When not providing a wide range of dental treatments to his family of patients, Dr. Justin enjoys staying active and planning his next travel adventure.

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Meet Our Team

 

You may also meet some of our other team members – Sarah, Karen, Chrissy, Wendy, or Diane during your visit. Rest assured you’ll be in good hands.

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