For over 30 years, Academy Dental has been dedicated to supporting the oral health of Edmonton’s community. Much of this dedication comes from our staff who helped shape Academy Dental to make it the dental centre it is today.
Take a look at our staff below to learn more about their experience in dentistry.
Dr. James Jurasek
Dr. James Jurasek graduated from the University of Alberta in 1992 and joined Academy Dental in 2000. He was born and raised here in Edmonton and practices general dentistry.
Dr. Karyn Isbister
Dr. Karyn Isbister graduated from the University of Alberta in 1992. She has practiced in downtown Edmonton since 1994. When not in the practice or driving her two boys to soccer, she enjoys skiing, squash, and biking. She hopes to add a little golf to her activities in the future too!
Dr. Samuel Dutil
Dr. Samuel Dutil graduated from the University of Montreal in 2010. He joined Academy Dental in 2019. He believes in listening to his patients and helping them understand their condition and their treatments. He likes to make his patients feel welcome to ask questions and to take his time to explain well. He is ready to answer you in English, French, or Spanish.
Dr. Dutil enjoys photography and always has a camera on hand. He has one daughter and he will be happy to show you her photos if you ask. He practices general dentistry and enjoys many different aspects of it.