Dr. Garett Herget grew up in the Calgary / Okotoks region. First having lived in Okotoks, his family moved to Calgary, but he continued to finish high school in Okotoks at the Foothills Composite High School. Once finished high school Dr. Herget did not commence post-secondary school right away, he spent a year living in Australia and LasVegas, before heading on a two-year mission where he spent in the Paris France area. Dr. Herget attributes these three years after high school as the foundation for the years to come. Shortly after returning home from France, he soon met who would be his sweetheart. He and his wife Jodi were soon married. They since have had seven children, 3 boys and 4 girls who are full of energy.
Dr. Herget started his post-secondary studies at St. Marys University College, in Calgary. After St. Marys Dr. Herget completed a biological science degree at the University of Calgary. Once finished at UofC, he was fortunate to be accepted to the dental program at the University of Alberta. After completing his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree Dr. Herget started working in Calgary and then transitioned to work at Siksika Dental on the Siksika Reserve, and now has the chance to serve back in Calgary. Dr. Herget’s goal is to provide honest dentistry and treat everyone how he would treat his family.