317 Banff Ave Suite 365, Banff, Alberta T1L 1A5

The Team

Meet Our Team at Banff Dentistry 

At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health. We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs. As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication. Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.



Lesley Capel

General Manager

Lesley has been working at Banff Dentistry since 2011. She lives in Banff with her husband and they have three children and their dog Lucy. She enjoys and active healthy lifestyle which includes skiing, biking, running and the gym. 


Rikki St-Clair

Front Office Administration

Rikki grew up surfing in the beautiful waters of Sydney, Australia, and has been stoked to call Banff home since 2011. When Rikki is not working, she is upside-down doing yoga, snowboarding, or hiking.


Michelle Hurley

Dental Hygienist

Michelle has been in the dental field since 2001, working first as a registered dental assistant and then going on to pursue dental hygiene in 2009. Her love for the mountains brought her first to Jasper to begin her hygiene career and then to the Bow Valley in 2014.  Her love for the profession shows with her high level of care, comfort and skill with each patient she sees. She has also has had several opportunities to volunteer her skills as a hygienist and assistant in West Africa throughout her time in the dental field since 2005.

In her spare time Michelle spends time with her husband and daughter, and loves to get outdoors as much as possible-hiking, skiing, and biking!


Nicole Belcourt

Dental Assistant

I was born in Ontario, but have called Alberta home nearly all my life, shortly after completing my dental assistant course in Calgary at KDM dental college, We decided to make the move to Banff in 2018 With my family , we absolutely love being able to call Banff our home! Since being here I’ve been able to balance a healthy work & home lifestyle.

I have had the pleasure of working with and beside Dr. Sajjad & associates as a RDA since I arrived, It is fulfilling to work with Dr. Sajjad and our amazing team in this beautiful practice! When I’m away from the office I enjoy biking & hiking and spending time with my family. You can also find me at the gym pursuing other things I’m passionate about, yoga & lifting!


Eden Sanchez

Dental Assistant

Originally form the Philippines, Eden completed her Dental Assisting diploma in Calgary in 2020. When Eden is not working, she loves hanging with her dog Yogi in her new home in the mountains and enjoys cooking. Eden has an energizing work ethic and is eager to learn and helpful with her patients.