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When you have dental problems, you need to turn to a dentist who listens and responds … an experienced dentist who knows the field and can effectively diagnose and treat your needs … a friendly dentist who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve your teeth and gums. Our doctors meet all of those criteria and more. Plus you benefit from a dedicated team of professionals who give you the individual attention you deserve.


Didsbury Dental Centre believes that informed patients are better prepared to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. That is why we’ve included an extensive section on this website covering the full array of topics associated with dentistry and dental diagnoses and treatments. We encourage you to look through these pages whenever you have an interest or concern about your dental needs and care.


The best care in the world doesn’t mean anything if you can’t access it. At Didsbury Dental Centre, we strive to make our  office as efficient and convenient as possible. Included in these web pages is information about Didsbury Dental Centre's office, including our location, maps, directions, hours, insurance policies and appointment scheduling. You can even email a request for an appointment right here!

We hope you find this website useful and invite you to contact us with any questions you may have at any time.

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Hours of Operation

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7:00 am-5:00 pm


7:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-6:30 pm


7:30 am-5:30 pm


7:00 am-3:30 pm





Meet Our Team

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Richard Krim

    Dr. Richard Krim grew up in a rural community in Northern Alberta and graduated from the University of Alberta in 2001. Since graduating, he has continued to show a vast commitment to providing his patients with the most up to date evidence based treatment, and has often taken more than 160 continuing education hours per year when the requirement is only 30. He has graduated from the prestigious Kois Center for Advanced Dental Studies (

    Dr. Krim maintains a general practice geared towards prevention, with a special interest in orthodontics and restorative dentistry. He has a wide background of placing Dental implants and always abreast of the latest technology & materials.  He can provide a wide range of treatment involving dental implant placements including  bone grafting, sinus lifts & more. Dr. Krim and his team place many dental implants each month-- not only for single tooth replacement, but also for Implant supported dentures, as well as full mouth placement of Implant bridges. He can provide you with a complex treatment plan with our In office CBCT Scan,  and offer several treatment options to suit your individual needs. 

    Dr Krim also obtained advanced education in Orthodontics from a University in Germany and therefore can treat some of those more advanced cases.  He is a preferred provider of Invisalign, Myobrace as well as Damon Orthodontic Bracket systems.  His education in Orthodontics allows him to treatment a very wide variety of patients from very young children to older adults -- from simple cases to even more extensive and complex orthodontic problems.

    Outside of dentistry, Dr. Krim enjoys spending time with his family, and stays active working out, playing tennis, squash, hockey, golf, and hiking. He has two teenage sons who are very involved with soccer in Calgary and Dr Krim also helps coach the teams!  He loves watching soccer games on tv too and often we find him catching up on the games!

  • Dr.
    Aldwin Chan

    Dr. Aldwin Chan has been with Didsbury Dental for many years. He also practices in NW Calgary. He is a native of Calgary and completed his dentistry at the University of British Columbia in 2008 with distinction and further completed a general residency at University of Toronto and the prestigious Mount Sinai and Sick Children's Hospital. He has extensive background in periodontal dentistry and endodontics.  Dr Chan also recently furthered his training in Dental Implants from the University of Chicago. His wide variety of experience allows him to treat many patients right in our office without having to refer out to
    Specialists. Dr Chan looks forward to helping patients achieve their healthiest smile.

    In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his wife and new puppy! Dr Chan loves rock climbing, traveling, cooking and wine tasting.

  • Dr.
    Hemant Jaiswal

    Dr. Jaiswal has been with Didsbury Dental Centre on a full time basis for 5 years now. He absolutely loves meeting the wonderful people of the surrounding communities.

    Dr J as we call him, lives in North West Calgary with his wife and daughter. In his spare time Dr. J likes to hike and explore the beautiful Alberta landscapes. He is getting pretty experienced and loves discussing the beauty of the mountains!

    Advancing his knowledge in dentistry  is something he enjoys. He is constantly updating his skill and education and wants to provide a wide variety of treatments to our patients. Dr. Jaiswal is trained in dental implant placement as well as bone grafting procedures. He and his team place numerous dental implants each month. 

    In addition to those treatments, the thing he is most known for in our office and the community is his advanced certification in sedation dentistry, both oral and IV techniques.  Dr J sees many patients for complicated extraction of wisdom teeth and we like to refer to him as our resident Wisdom Tooth expert! In our private operatory, he and his team see even the most apprehensive patients with the most complicated surgical extractions and put their fears to rest! All of his IV sedation procedures are done completely in our office and you can rest assured you will get the same caring team you have grown to know and trust!

    Dr. J also does all general dentistry procedures and loves the range of treatments he can offer.  He looks forward to meeting new patients and helping them achieve the smile they've always wanted!

  • Joey Emerson
    Office Manager

    Joey started her dental career in 1990 and attended KDM Dental College in Calgary.  Her passion is helping patients of all ages get the dental care they want and deserve! She truly wants to make patients feel at home at Didsbury Dental. Joey first started with DDC in 2011. She was with us up until 2015 and then returned in 2018. Joey loves working in Didsbury and she is ecstatic to be back in her 'hometown' community! 

    In her spare time, Joey loves traveling to Cabo San Lucas, Mexico with her husband and 2 special daughters, spending time with her horses and dogs! Her oldest daughter attends Olds College and her youngest attends Didsbury High school. Both her children used to dance in Airdrie and have many friends in Airdrie, Carstairs, Didsbury, Olds and Sundre!

    Anytime you have any questions or concerns, we encourage you to call Joey at anytime! She's happy to help with all your dental needs!

  • Sandra Norman RDA II
    Senior Registered Dental Assistant , Sedation Care Specialist

    Sandra has been with Didsbury Dental Centre for over 11 years now and is one of our Senior Dental Assistants. She has expanded skills with dental assisting and is Certified in Sedation Dentistry and is one of our main assistants working with Dr. Jaiswal when we treat patients with IV Sedation Dental Treatment. Sandra also has certification in Dental Implant Treatment Planning with AIS and is very knowledgeable in both services. She keeps the office on track with all our supplies and equipment maintenance as well, she is a very busy lady!

    Sandra and her husband live right in Didsbury with their son and daughter who also attend school here. In her spare time she enjoys camping and being outdoors with her family and their dog! Sandra is involved in the  community with youth hockey and her daughter also goes to gymnastics in Olds. Sandra loves horses and being outdoors and having memorable times!

    Sandra is a familiar face in our office and her very calming personality can relax even the most apprehensive of patients! She is is very passionate about making people feel welcome and comfortable! 

  • Katie Coombes RDA II
    Registered Dental Assistant, Sedation Care Specialist

    Katie has been with Didsbury Dental for close to 7 years now! She grew up on a farm west of Olds and she also has a twin sister who is her only sibling!   Katie is a ray of sunshine, and she's always laughing and making us all Smile! She knows so many of our wonderful patients and she loves catching up with everyone at their dental visits. If we need someone to brighten our day, we know it will be Katie! Her vibrant and outgoing personality is such a value to all our team!  

    Katie and her boyfriend live in their first new home in Olds. They enjoy camping and spending time with friends and family and their two dogs! 

    With Katie's advanced certification in IV sedation dentistry she is sure to make you feel comfortable, cared for and safe. Katie prides herself on the utmost of patient care and attention and she will always make you feel welcome and at ease during your treatment.

  • Danielle D.S. RDA II
    Registered Dental Assistant

    Danielle joined Didsbury Dental June of 2019 while completing her practicum from her dental training at SAIT. She was such a great addition to our team we decided we had to keep her!

    Danielle enjoys learning new things daily and it already seems like she's been in the field for a long time! We have been so impressed by how far she has expanded her skills in such a short time.

    Danielle lives in Olds and also grew up there, attending Olds High School. Her first career choice was social work, however we are very happy she chose dentistry!  In her spare time she loves to travel and spend time with friends.


What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Visiting Didsbury Dental Centre gives my family and me more reasons to smile."
    The Johnson Family
  • "Dr. Krim provided me with excellent care when I needed it the most."
    Jennifer R.