Dr. Christine Park

Dr. Melanie Mattson

Dr. Sonal Chhanabhai

Our Team

Dr. Christine Park

Dr. Christine Park, General Dentist

Dr. Park graduated from the University of British Columbia with a Bachelor of Science in Mathematics. She then moved to New York City and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery from Columbia University. She continued to pursue additional education at University of Washington Medical Center and completed the General Residency Program. During her residency, she received training in oral surgery, trauma, conscious and moderate sedation, and treatment of medically compromised patients. Dr. Park joined Family First Dental in 2016 and enjoys working with the incredible team of caring and skilled staff. Learn more...

Dr. Melanie Mattson

Dr. Melanie Mattson, Certified Specialist in Orthodontics

Dr. Mattson is a dentist and certified specialist in orthodontics. She was born and raised in the interior of British Columbia in the city of Trail. Her post secondary educational career began with undergraduate studies in microbiology at the University of Calgary, and continued at the University of Alberta where Dr. Mattson obtained her degree in dentistry. Upon graduation, she entered a general practice residency at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto, where she gained additional training in emergency dentistry, oral surgery and special care dentistry. Learn more...

Dr. Sonal Chhanabhai

Dr. Sonal Chhanabhai

Dr. Chhanabhai grew up in Vancouver, where she completed her Bachelor of Science and Minor in Commerce, at the University of British Columbia. She then earned her dental degree from Boston University. Following this, she went on to pursue an Advanced Education in General Dentistry in Santa Barbara, California. Dr. Chhanabhai is advocate of continuing education and is currently undergoing Kois Training in Seattle and working on achieving her fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry. She is a certified Invisalign provider. Learn more...

Frankie

Frankie

Frankie joined our practice in 2006 and she has over 25 years of dental experience. Any suggestions or concerns regarding treatment or fiances she is more than happy to help. “I love coming to work. I get to work with wonderful patients and a group of professionals that love to laugh." She grew up in Montreal where she worked as a flight attendant and attained the experience in dealing with the general public. Frankie lives in Vancouver with her husband Mike. In her spare time you can find her enjoying the outdoors, padding her outrigger or with her dragon boat team.