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
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.
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.
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’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
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.
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
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.