Everything looks brighter from behind a smile.
Dr. Craig Bugden is a native of Grand Falls. He received his Bachelor of Science in chemistry from Acadia University in May 1982. He graduated from Dalhousie University School of Dentistry in May 1986 and moved home to open his own practice. With his hard work, expertise, and commitment to his patients, the practice grew to its present group of four dentists with a total of 22 full-time and part-time staff.
Dr. Bugden has completed many hours of advanced continuing education training to be of better service to his patients. He has attended courses and seminars all around the world to remain up to date on the latest techniques and technology.
He has an active membership in the Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Association, the Canadian Dental Association, and the World Dental Federation.
Besides traveling, in his leisure time Dr. Bugden enjoys many of the activities central Newfoundland has to offer including snowmobiling, boating, hunting, fishing, and golf. On a nice evening, he can sometimes be found driving around town on his Harley. He and his wife, Cindy, have two children and are now proud grandparents to two little girls.
Dr. Craig Woolridge is a native of Grand Falls-Windsor. He received his Bachelor of Science in biology from Acadia University in May 1995. He graduated from Dalhousie University School of Dentistry in May 2003 and joined our clinic immediately. Dr. Woolridge works in both our Grand Falls-Windsor office, as well as in our Springdale office. Dr. Woolridge continues to expand his dental expertise through attending training seminars, enabling him to keep up on the latest and greatest that the dental field has to offer.
Dr. Woolridge is an active member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Association, the Canadian Dental Association, and the World Dental Federation.
In his leisure time Dr. Woolridge enjoys fishing, hiking, golf, and volleyball. He also loves gourmet cooking and becoming a chef came in a close second to dentistry as a career choice. He is married to Dr. Deborah Delaney and they have two children.
Dr. Debbie Delaney is happily married to her husband, Dr. Craig Woolridge, and has two beautiful daughters, Sophia and Lauryn.
She was born and raised in Gull Island, Conception Bay. She received her Bachelor of Science from the University of New Brunswick in 1999. She graduated from Dalhousie School of Dentistry in May 2003 and has been working with us ever since.
When not creating smiles in the office, she enjoys reading, traveling, hiking, running, and playing with her children. She will be competing in her first half marathon in Disney Orlando, Florida in February 2017, and has competed in provincial races such as the Tely 10, and the Centennial Cup.
Dr. Delaney continues to update her skills with the latest enhancements in dental technology. She strives to provide quality dental care with a gentle touch and has an excellent rapport with children.
Dr. Delaney is an active member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Association, the Canadian Dental Association, and the World Dental Federation.
Dr. Thayne Bezanson is from Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. He graduated from Dalhousie University in May 2008 with a Bachelor of Science, major in biology. In 2014, he graduated from Dalhousie School of Dentistry and joined Family Dental Office immediately after. Dr. Bezanson is a member of the Newfoundland Dental Association and the Canadian Dental Association.
Dr. Bezanson has been with our office for over 2 years, and works at both our Grand Falls-Windsor clinic as well as our Springdale office. Dr. Bezanson's gentle personality and easy smile will help you relax from the moment you walk in.
Outside the office, Dr. Bezanson enjoys playing sports (especially hockey) and working out at the gym. Dr. Bezanson and his lovely bride Jessica were recently married on the Isle of Sky in Scotland.