Dr. Jackie Pitstra
Dr. Jackie Pitstra joined Coaldale Dental Centre in 2001. Born and raised in Calgary, she attended the University of Calgary where she received her Bachelor of Science Degree. In 1994, she completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree at the University of Alberta. Dr. Pitstra went on to practice dentistry in Saskatoon for 6 years before moving to Coaldale. She holds a membership in the Canadian Dental Association, the Alberta Dental Association, and the Calgary & District Dental Society.
Dr. Pitstra is married and has two sons. She enjoys volunteering at the Coaldale District Chamber of Commerce and her church. An enthusiastic cyclist, Dr. Pitstra can be found cycling in the summer months on the highway between Coaldale and Bow Island.
Dr. Sue Shang
Dr. Sue Shang received her Bachelor of Science degree in Combined Honors in Biochemistry and Chemistry and subsequently, her doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of British Columbia in 2018.
In her free time, she loves painting. She helped to design a logo for her parents’ clinic, which encompasses her parents’ names and their Chinese heritage. Her other interests include singing and relaxing with her two ragdoll cats, Mocha and Coco.
Dr. Sue values the same patient-centered care that every team member strives for here at Coaldale Dental and Bow Island Dental Centre. She enjoys talking to patients and always listening closely to their concerns.
She is committed to growing in her dental knowledge and skills by participating in continuing education classes and study clubs. Her primary goal is to provide high quality and comprehensive dental care to every single patient and for every patient to achieve a healthy, bright smile.