Dr. Travis Nordstrom was born and raised in Viking, Alberta, where he completed high school before moving to Edmonton to attend university. Dr. Nordstrom completed his bachelor of science in 2008 and a Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Alberta in 2012. It was during school that one of Dr. Nordtrom’s favorite instructors, Dr. Trudy Aucoin, offered Travis a job in Hinton to work with her and her husband, Blaine Aucoin.Dr. Nordstrom worked at the Aucoin Dental office for 2 years practicing general dentistry where he gained invaluable experience from the wonderful mentorship of Blaine and Trudy Aucoin. Dr. Nordstrom purchased the Hinton Valley Dental clinic from Dr. Nada Marshall in the summer of 2014.During his time in Hinton Dr. Nordstrom met his fiancée, Marina Johnson, who is now the hygienist at Nordstrom Dental Centre. Together they enjoy the outdoor aspects of life in Hinton, including hiking, canoeing, skiing, snowboarding, mountain biking, and camping.Dr. Nordstrom would like to thank the community of Hinton for being so kind and welcoming to him.