Okotoks Dental has been serving the growing community of Okotoks for over 20 years! Although the faces have changed in recent years, the commitment to provide quality care has remained constant. We always strive to be true to our slogan, and care for all patients as we would our own family members.
Dr. Justin and Dr. Brandon are cousins and have always had the goal to practice together. In the Spring of 2018, that goal became a reality. They both strive to foster a true family atmosphere with our dental team and patients. Our team at Okotoks Dental make every effort to help patients feel at home.
We offer evening and weekend appointments to better accommodate your schedule and are currently accepting new patients of all ages! We hope your first visit to our clinic will be the beginning of a long trusted relationship.
Dr. Justin Comfort
Dr. Justin Comfort grew up in Calgary, graduated from Dr. E.P. Scarlett High School and then served a two year service mission in Arizona. Shortly thereafter, he studied chemistry at the University of Calgary and then attended the University of Alberta where he completed his Bachelor of Medical Sciences Degree and Doctor of Dental Surgery. Since graduation he has practiced in Calgary, High River and Medicine Hat before settling in Okotoks. He enjoys the people and atmosphere of this growing town and is now the proud owner of Okotoks Dental.
He is happily married to his sweet wife Krista and they are busy raising four rambunctious boys. The boys are regulars at Okotoks Dental and love to come in and engage with the staff and have their teeth "shined".
Dr. Comfort is a kind dental practitioner who treats all his patients with courtesy and respect. He does his best to adhere to his slogan and care for everyone like he would his own family. He always strives to listen to his patients so that he can better understand their wants and needs. He always discusses treatment options to ensure that patients are well-informed and able to make their own decisions. He takes pride in his ability to connect with patients.
ln keeping with his name, Dr. Comfort will do all he can to put you at ease during your dental visit and is confident you will be happy with your decision to come and see us.
Dr. Brandon Comfort
Dr. Brandon Comfort was born and raised in Calgary. He attended Sir Winston Churchill High School and then went on to complete his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University. He received his Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Exercise Science. He then went on to earn his D.M.D. degree from the University of Nevada Las Vegas, School of Dental Medicine. He practiced in Calgary before joining the Okotoks Dental team in 2018.
While attending dental school, Dr. Brandon was fortunate enough to meet his beautiful wife Alivia. They enjoy an active lifestyle and regularly spend time outdoors. They have both competed in different levels of triathlons and Dr. Brandon isn't afraid to tell you that he constantly struggles to keep up with his wife! In the spring of 2018 their family grew by one when they welcomed an adorable little girl.
Dr. Brandon loves his profession as a Dentist. He enjoys building relationships with his patients and helping them be healthier and happier through proper oral care. He has a kind and calming demeanor that allows his patients to feel safe and relaxed.
Dr. Shayla Porter
Born and raised in Calgary, Dr. Shayla Porter attended Strathcona Tweedsmuir for high school prior to completing her undergraduate degree in Biology at Queen’s University. She then went to earn her Master’s of Science at the University of Southern California in Global Medicine and subsequently relocated to Cork, Ireland to complete her dentistry studies.
Shayla was fortunate enough to explore over 40 different countries while studying in Ireland. In her third year of dental school, her passion for travel and volunteer work took her to Nepal where her and her classmates met and treated over 1200 local patients.
Dr. Shayla is an attentive listener and what makes her the happiest is fostering connections and building trusted relationships with her patients.
In her spare time, you can find Dr. Shayla playing soccer, practicing yoga, running, enjoying the outdoors, or spending time with her friends and family. She is excited to be part of the Okotoks Dental family and looks forward to meeting you
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Meet the Staff
Our hygienists are an integral part of our team at Okotoks Dental, because of the important role they play in helping our patients achieve optimal dental health. Patients are often so impressed with the advice and care they have received from our great hygienists. They are gentle and thorough and will gladly accommodate any concerns you may have.
Our great group of dental assistants have wonderful relationships with many patients, making Okotoks Dental feel like a place where you come to see good friends. They are cheerful and compassionate, and will do all they can to answer your questions and concerns.
Our administrative team will be the first people to greet you in our office. They are warm and friendly and always greet you with a smile. They are experts at answering your questions about dental benefits and finances. They are here to serve you and help make your dental visit go as smoothly as possible.
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Fill out the form below and we will contact you during our working hours. If you have a dental emergency, please call 403-938-6684. We are often able to treat dental emergencies the same day.
|Monday||7:00am - 4:30pm|
|Tuesday - Wednesday||7:00am - 7:00pm|
|Thursday||7:00am - 4:30pm|
|Friday||8:00am - 3:00pm|