Our Team

meet our general dentists

Welcome to Atlas Dental Centre

When you come to our clinic, ensuring your smile is our utmost priority. Dr. Riffat Asif and her dedicated team of dentist in SW Calgary are committed to delivering personalized and quality dental care tailored to your needs.

At Atlas Dental Centre, we go beyond routine check-ups, believing in the importance of comprehensive dental care. Our dedicated team is committed to actively listening to your concerns, addressing your questions, and collaborating with you to attain optimal oral health. Recognizing the uniqueness of each patient, our personalized approach highlights our commitment to meeting your individual needs and goals. Your journey to a healthier, happier smile begins with us.

Join us at Atlas Dental Centre, where our professional dentist near you are ready to make your dental experience a positive and rewarding one. Your journey to a healthier, happier smile starts here!

Riffat Asif (Doctor)

Fascinated by the potential of Dentistry, Dr. Asif was keen to gather more knowledge about the dental profession since a young age. She obtained her BDS from Pakistan and after that, Dr. Asif had obtained her DDS from the University at Buffalo New York and started practicing dentistry in Calgary ever since.

With over 20 years of experience in the dental field, Dr. Asif strives to provide the most comprehensive and highest standard dental care to her patients. She has obtained certification to perform Invisalign, endodontics, implants, and provide nitrous sedation to maximize her abilities in the dental profession.

Dr. Asif
Asif Akhtar

Asif Akhtar (Office Manager)

Asif began his career as an engineer over two decades ago. He later transitioned to an Office Manager and joined the Atlas dental Centre team. Working with the Atlas dental Centre team and bringing patients joy and quality service is Asif’s passion. In his free time, Asif loves spending time with his family, working on DIY projects, and watching movies.


Veronica is a registered nurse in the Philippines and has been working in the dental field since 2011. She has worked as a dental nurse/assistant in the Philippines and United Arab Emirates for 8 years and now as a dental admin in Canada. Veronica graduated from Bow Valley College with a Dental Administrative program. Her greatest joy is working closely with patients to ensure they receive the best treatment and a consistently positive experience at each visit.

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krissy registered dental assistant

Krissee (RDA)

Krissee graduated as dental assistant 10+ years ago and did her scaling module in 2018. Krissee loves to work as all rounder so you will see her at the front as a treatment coordinator, admin, as-well as cleaning your teeth and assisting the dentist. Krissee really enjoys the oral health advocacy of dental assisting and the appreciation from patients when they compliment how clean their mouth feels. Dentistry has come a long way, and she takes great pleasure in educating patients about their oral health, and the advancements that can make their treatments considerably more tolerable. Krissee has been living in Calgary for 15+years now, and she enjoys cooking , travelling and looking after her beautiful family.

Asif Akhtar

Asif Akhtar

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