Dr, Michele Nielsen, Treasurer
Dr. Michele Nielsen received her dental degree from McGill University in 2001 and followed that with a dental residency at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal where she gained valuable experience treating patients with a variety of dental and medical conditions. She joined the Steveston Smiles practice with her dad, Dr. Doug Nielsen, in 2002 and became the owner in 2013. Michele is a certified Invisalign and healthy Start provider. She has a passion for early intervention orthodontics, airway health and helping people keep their teeth for lifetime. Dr. Michele is also certified to provide nitrous oxide sedation. She has further advanced her skills and training in the field of digital and laser dentistry with CEREC one-appointment dentistry and Solea Laser. The Solea laser allows us to treat patient in our office anesthesia free. Dr. Michele Nielsen is a member of the FORT BC SOCIETY team; participating in forensic dental identification in BC while also being the leader of the MUPs (Missing and Unidentified Persons) division of FORT BC SOCIETY. Dr. Michele’s relaxed, friendly and welcoming manner comforts people of all ages. Outside of work Michele most importantly enjoys spending time with her husband Chris and their two boys; Matthew and Nathan, as family is her first priority. In her spare time Michele enjoys rock painting, cake decorating, walking her dog, ballroom dancing, and spending time outside.