Dr. Leanne Doughty brings compassion and a commitment to quality dental care to Redcliff Family Dental for over 10 years. She graduated in 2003 from the University of New England in Portland, Maine, with a degree in Dental Hygiene, and earned her Degree of Dental Surgery in 2007 from Dalhousie University in Halifax. While studying, she worked summers and nights as a Dental Assistant and Dental Hygienist to quickly gain experience.
Dr. Doughty has had many years of experience in the dental field. She particularly enjoys and has a great eye for esthetic dentistry through treatments like: Invisalign (invisable braces), crowns, bridges, bonding, partial dentures and veneers. Dr. Doughty has a strong passion of working with children and helping them overcome their fears of the dentist. Dr. Doughty is certified in administering Nitrous Oxide (laughing gas) and oral sedation for those anxious patients.
Committed to keeping pace with the changes in dentistry, Dr. Doughty continues to study Dental Braces like Invisalign, TMJ (temporomandibular joint) disorders and pediatric dentistry. She has completed Continuing Education with world renowned dentist, Dr. Frank Spear in Arizona and has attended the Pacific, American and Jasper Dental conferences, as well as trained at the Las Vegas Institute for Dentistry. Dr. Doughty is an active member of the Medicine Hat Dental Society, and the Canadian and American Dental Associations.In her spare time, Dr. Doughty enjoys running, playing Alto Saxophone in the Medicine Hat Concert Band, reading, skiing, traveling, and cooking. Family – husband Dr. Matt Solven and their three young children are a high priority, and the Medicine Hat area has proven to be a perfect place to raise a family.