Meet Our Dentists
Dentists with experience and care. Varsity Dental Group has 7 dentists to help you with your oral health care needs. We strive to provide excellence in a relaxed and calming atmosphere to give our patients a positive dental experience.
Dr. Raju Bhargava
After a brief time practicing dentistry in Northern B.C., Dr. Bhargava returned to his home province and has been practicing dentistry for over 20 years. Dr. Bhargava is one of the founding owners of Varsity Dental Group. His dedication is shown by his many years of service to the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan, teaching in the COLLEGE OF DENTISTRY and his time given to providing dentistry to seniors in LONG TERM CARE facilities. He previously owned and operated a dental clinic in Outlook, SK for 22 years. He will be available now full time at Varsity Dental Group to provide dental care to his many patients.
Dr. Adrienne Gallagher
Dr. Adrienne Gallagher has been providing dental care in Saskatoon for over 20 years. She started her own practice as one of the founding partners of Grosvenor Park Dental. She was a part-time faculty member at the College of Dentistry at the University of Saskatchewan for 10 years. She has worked hard to maintain a balance between her family and her professional career.
Dr. Kelly Gallagher
After receiving his Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology, Dr. Gallagher chose a different career path and has been practicing dentistry in Saskatoon for 20 years and is one of the founding owners of Varsity Dental Group. Dr. Gallagher has been involved in teaching dental students at the U of S for many years. He has also actively been involved in the COLLEGE OF DENTAL SURGEONS of Saskatchewan for almost 10 years. He also practiced in Outlook, SK for the past 20 years. He is excited to provide continuing quality care on a full time basis.
Dr. Michael Gavelis
Dr. Gavelis was born in Halifax, Nova Scotia, but being in a military family he had the opportunity to live across the country. He grew up in Nova Scotia and Ontario before moving to Moose Jaw and then onto Cold Lake, Alberta. Mike completed his Bachelor of Science in Biology at Dalhousie University as a NSERC scholar and also worked as a teaching assistant in the Cell Biology lab. He received his DMD from the the College of Dentistry at the University of Saskatchewan in 2011 where he received the Gold Medal from the College of Dentistry in recognition of his academic achievement. Following graduation Mike has teached part time at the College of Dentistry and started his dental practice at Varsity Dental where he is now a full time practitioner and owner. In his spare time Mike is an avid road cyclist and enjoys rock climbing and snowboarding along with spending time with his wife Lisa and their rescue dog Chewie.
Dr. Krisa McCann
Dr. McCann was born and raised in Indian Head, SK. She attended the University of Saskatchewan where she completed an Anatomy and Cell Biology degree and was involved with research in the department for a year prior to entering dental school. She received her DMD in 2008 and practiced in Indian Head and Saskatoon before joining Kelly Adrienne and Raj at Grosvenor Park Dental in March 2009. Krisa balances work with family life and will be practicing with Varsity Dental Group on a part-time basis.
Dr. Emily Bull
Emily was born and raised in Saskatoon Saskatchewan. She graduated high school from Walter Murray Collegiate and went on to obtain her Dentistry degree at the University of Saskatchewan. She graduated Dentistry in 2009 and obtained the gold medal for achieving the highest combined academic and clinical grade within her class. In 2009 she began her professional career and has been practicing in Saskatoon ever since. Emily is also a clinical lecturer at the University of Saskatchewan. She has taught clinically in paediatrics and endodontics since 2009. She has also volunteered her time to assist in various research projects within the department of endodontics. Emily is a current member of the Saskatchewan Dental Society and participates in many areas of continuing education with a special interest in endodontics. Outside of dentistry Emily enjoys cooking, traveling and spending time with her family.
Dr. Josh Marshall
Josh was born and raised in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. After graduating from Bishop James Mahoney High School in Saskatoon, he went on to complete a Bachelor of Science degree in Buffalo, NY. During his four years in Buffalo he was a member of the College's NCAA baseball team. He graduated in 2011 and was named the Presidential Scholar Athlete for academics, athletics and service. Josh returned home and graduated from the University of Saskatchewan College of Dentistry in 2016. He has volunteered his time in different avenues, most recently traveling to Central America to provide dental treatment to children in need. In his free time, he enjoys various recreational sports and spending time outside and with family.
Dr. Joanne Bourgault
Dr. Joanne Bourgault graduated from the College of Dentistry at the University of Saskatchewan in 2012, and is originally from St. Brieux, Saskatchewan. She is a former accountant, loves The Walking Dead, and spends time as a volunteer with BPW Saskatoon. Dr. Bourgault and her husband Warren have two children, Alex and Mattea.