Dr. Hweejo "Joe" Byun
Dr. Byun is a Canadian certified specialist in pediatric dentistry and a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. He recently joined Red Deer Pediatric Dentistry as a full-time partner.
Dr. Byun grew up in Seattle and completed his education and training in the United States. He attended the Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore for his bachelor's degree, and graduated with honors in three and a half years. Following his undergraduate studies, Dr. Byun attended the UCLA School of Dentistry in Los Angeles for his Doctorate in Dental Surgery, where he received the prestigious Dean’s Letter for his accomplishments in didactic and clinical training. During this time, Dr. Byun discovered his passion for working with children, which led him to pursue his specialty training in pediatric dentistry at the Yale New Haven Hospital and the Yale School of Medicine.
Dr. Byun credits his own fearful experiences as a pediatric patient, and his young-at-heart personality, with making him a compassionate doctor who can treat the most reluctant and fearful children. He seeks to create a positive dental experience for both the children and the parents in order to establish a foundation for a lifetime of stress-free dental visits.
Dr. Byun enjoys watching and playing sports, food, and traveling. Though a recent Canadian transplant, he is becoming a big NHL fan.
Dr. Samneet K. Mangat
Dr. Samneet K. Mangat, a.k.a Dr. Sam, is the newest member of the Cool Smiles team! She is a board certified Pediatric Dentist and is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.
Dr.Sam was born and raised in Calgary, AB and is excited to move back after being away for 6 years! She attended the University of Calgary where she graduated with her Bachelor's of Science (with distinction). Following that, Dr. Sam moved to Detroit where she completed her dental school. It was then Dr. Sam found her passion in working with kids, which led to her specializing in Pediatric Dentistry. After completing a two year residency at the Children's Hospital Colorado, Dr. Sam decided it was time to move back home, and she couldn't be more excited!
In her spare time, Dr. Sam loves to try different cuisines, travel with her husband, and of course spend time with her nieces and nephews!
Dr. Douglas Campbell
Dr. Campbell grew up on a farm in rural Saskatchewan and obtained his dental degree in Saskatoon in 1975. He started his career by working in northern Saskatchewan providing pediatric dental services for the first 3 years. Dr Campbell then went to complete his specialty in Pediatric dentistry at the University of Oregon in 1979, he has been practicing in Red Deer since 1980.
In his spare time, Dr. Campbell loves spending time with his wife of 47 years, Fran, their three sons and four grandsons. His interests are with horses, cows and Harleys.