Meet The Team
Ritter Dental Centre led by Winnipeg dentist Dr. Alan Ritter is a dental practice with a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.
Tara - Dental Hygienist Mandy - Dental Assistant
Christy - Dental Assistant
Christy is one of our Dental Assistants and she brings over 22 years of experience in her field to our practice. Dr. Ritter is very pleased to continue a working relationship with Christy which began over seventeen years ago. Christy was instrumental in assisting Dr. Ritter in almost all aspects of the organization and set up of his new dental office. Christy is much more than a dental assistant as her experience allows her to fulfill almost any function required in the office, both clinical and administrative. Dr. Ritter has often said that Christy is like an extra pair of hands for him and she makes it possible for him to accomplish all that needs to be done in running a new dental office. She has recently taken another role as an Office Manager. Christy is a compassionate presence in the office and can get a patient through even the most difficult of procedures. She always seems to have a smile on her face and will always go out of her way to insure a pleasant visit for her patients. Christy’s true passions in life are her husband, two daughters, and her puppy and is a huge Winnipeg Jets Fan!
Emily - Patient Care Coordinator/Dental Assistant
Emily is one of our Patient Care Coordinators/Dental assistant. Emily brings over 5 years of experience in the dental field to our office. Dr. Ritter is very pleased to be able to add a new face to our office. Emily is a very family oriented person and this shines through every day in her outgoing, pleasant, and helpful personality.
Emma - Dental Hygienist
Emma is one of our Dental Hygienists and she brings over 18 years of patient care experience to our practice. Many patients say she has “hands of gold”, all of her patients know firsthand about her superior skill and gentle touch. Dr. Ritter and Emma have had the opportunity to work together for over fourteen years, and consider on another partners in diagnosing and treating their patients. In this way patients are assured of the highest level of oral healthcare now and in the future. Most importantly Emma does not treat teeth, she treats people, and this shows every day in her genuine interest in the lives of her patients and often in the lively conversation and laughter that can be heard emanating from her treatment rooms.
Mandy - Dental Assistant
Mandy is one of our Dental Assistants and she brings over twelve years of experience to our practice. Dr. Ritter is very pleased to continue a working relationship with Mandy. Mandy is a hard working assistant. She approaches life with great humor and a smile on her face. She always has a way of making patients feel comfortable with her fun-loving personality. She can always lighten the mood which is appreciated in a dental office. Not only does she have a great relationship with all the patients and staff members, she has a wonderful family which includes her son, and her daughter. Mandy is currently on maternity leave with her third child.
Tara - Dental Hygienist
Tara is our Dental Hygienist and she brings over 10 years of experience to our practice. She is hard working and very knowledgeable. She goes above and beyond a regular hygienist's duties. With her calm and friendly nature, she makes it very easy for our patients to enjoy their visit to the dentist. Tara enjoys life to the fullest with her husband and daughter! She loves to hunt, fish, snowmobile and most of all, ride her motorcycle.