Vita Dental Wellness team members talking in the breakroom.

Meet Our Team


Dr. Clayton Seidlitz, D.M.D.

Dr. Clayton Seidlitz


Dr. Clayton Seidlitz is relatively new to Chilliwack, having moved with his young family in 2011 from Calgary. Prior to moving here, Dr. Seidlitz had practiced dentistry in Calgary since 2002. While he practices all areas of general dentistry he has focused his continuing education on cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, oral surgery, sleep apnea and Invisalign (clear braces).

Dr. Sarika Anand


Dr. Anand is a graduate of University of British Columbia, where she completed her Doctorate in Dental Medicine in 2006. In 2016, she joined the team at Vita Dental Wellness and has been passionate about educating patients about oral health ever since.

What Sarika loves most about her job is the opportunity to give her patients a wonderful experience with the highest quality of dental care possible, treating every patient as though they are family.

When she's not at the office, Dr. Sarika enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, traveling, cooking, and baking, and skiing.

Dr. Sarika Anand, D.M.D.
Dr. Allison Atchison, D.M.D.

Dr. Allison Atchison


Dr. Atchison graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 2011 and has been working at Vita Dental Wellness since October 2020. Dr. Atchison enjoys getting to know her patients individually building a strong and trusting relationship with them. β€œPrevention and education are key components to starting the process/relationship between a dentist and patient."

Allison loves to cook and travel. Recently, she took up skiing with her family. She also enjoys working out and anything creative or artistic. Her ability to make a lasting impression on someone's smile, health and self-confidence is a mix of both her artistic and scientific strengths. She loves working with our team to create a welcoming, team-oriented work environment.

Dental Hygienists


Dental Hygienist

Sarah has been a dental hygienist for over 20 years and joined Vita Dental Wellness in July 2016. She takes great pride in her work and enjoys helping patients develop a good understanding of oral health and how to maintain it, knowing that this will improve their oral health long term. Sarah loves spending time outdoors, camping and going on day trips with friends and family.


Dental Hygienist

Rae-Anne has been working with us here at Vita Dental Wellness since May 2013. She loves educating her patients on their oral health and how it affects their entire body. The connection with patients is important to Rae-Anne and she takes great pride in providing everyone with a detailed personal hygiene plan.

Outside of work, Rae-Anne lives on a dairy farm with her husband and two children when they have a chance, they love to go camping together – enjoying the beauty of nature all around them. Rae-Anne also enjoys crafting with her girls and taking part in their activities by volunteering wherever she can. Her favourite place to be is near water – oceans, lakes or waterfalls make her feel at peace.


Dental Hygienist

Michelle has been a dental hygienist with our team since December 2014. Michelle loves meeting new people and keeping up with her regular patients, getting to know what is going on in their lives. She also enjoys camping and being outside with her husband and 2 children. Reading and running are her side hobbies, but sadly she cannot do them at the same time!

Michelle, Dental Hygienist.

Dental Assistants


Certified Dental Assistant

Jamie has been a dental assistant at Vita Dental Wellness since December of 2006. She loves interacting with patients of all ages and making them feel comfortable in the dental office. In her spare time, she enjoys riding her cruiser bike on the river and spending time with her husband, teenagers, and dogs.


Certified Dental Assistant

Anna started working at Vita Dental Wellness in January 2021 as a Certified Dental Assistant. She enjoys working in an inclusive environment where she can help patients feel safe and understood. Anna respects the work of our dentists, and loves getting to know new people and building a rapport with patients. In her spare time, she enjoys sitting by the campfire, calligraphy and painting, spending time outdoors hiking, kayaking, reading, singing and spending time with friends and family.


Certified Dental Assistant

Heidi started working at Vita Dental Wellness in February 2009 as a Certified Dental Assistant. She has 30 years of experience in the dental field and loves the variety of procedures she gets to do each day. She enjoys interacting with patients and takes pride in being able to help them feel comfortable and cared for during their visit. When she's not at work, Heidi enjoys walking, hiking, cooking, traveling, and gardening.


Certified Dental Assistant

Hannah has been with Vita Dental Wellness since July 2022. As a Certified Dental Assistant, she strives to provide the best possible care and attention to every patient that walks through our doors. Making connections with patients and their families is one of her favourite things about the job - she enjoys watching nervous patients overcome their anxiety and making a trip to the dental office a positive experience.

Hannah is also passionate about educating and encouraging children on maintaining a healthy mouth and smile. In her spare time, she loves spending time outdoors with her husband and 2 children hiking around Chilliwack or wine tasting with friends. She also takes her dog for long walks by the river.


Sterilization Coordinator

Cheryl is a vital member of Vita Dental Wellness. As our sterilization coordinator, she is responsible for ensuring the safety of our patients using best practices and state-of-the-art sterilization techniques. Cheryl loves the satisfaction of keeping her team organized and running efficiently. In her spare time, she enjoys gardening, kayaking, home renovation and dΓ©cor, and reading.



CDA / Bookkeeper

Debbie has been a part of Vita Dental Wellness since 1994 and has over 30 years of experience as a CDA/bookkeeper. She enjoys working with patients and helping to ensure their appointments go smoothly. When she's not at work, Debbie likes to stay active through physical fitness, reading, and spending time outdoors hiking, biking, or enjoying time on the water. She also enjoys getting together with friends and family for good conversation and laughs.


Dental Receptionist

Liona has been a receptionist at Vita Dental Wellness since April 2016. She loves helping her patients navigate their insurance plans and making them aware of their costs with no surprises. Liona is amazing at developing treatment plans that use a patient's insurance to it maximum. In her spare time, she loves attending concerts and live shows. She also collects Nike sneakers and even designed a few herself. She and her daughter love binge watching T.V. series together when they're not exploring new places around town.


Dental Receptionist

Janelle has been a dental receptionist with our clinic since March 2022. She enjoys interacting with patients and helping to maintain their hygiene needs so they can keep healthy smiles all around. Janelle loves spending time with her young daughter, and she also enjoys crocheting, baking, and card making in her spare time.


Dental Receptionist

Gabi is a dental receptionist who joined the team in September 2022. She feels like she can help patients best when she makes them feel welcome and comfortable in our office. Gabi loves people, being organized and having structure. In her spare time, she enjoys reading true crime, embroidery, and loves spending time with her daughter.


Office Manager

Lesley started working at Vita Dental Wellness in August 1989. It is very important to her that everyone who walks through our front door gets the individual attention they deserve. Lesley enjoys getting to know her patients and their families on a personal level, and she takes pride in providing quality service that meets their needs. In her free time, Lesley loves spending time outdoors gardening, hiking, boating, and enjoying time with her family and friends.