Meet Our Team
Dr. Ammar Rashid
BDS, DDS University of Alberta, Owner
Dr. Rashid graduated in 1988, where he received a Bachelor of Dental Surgery Degree in Dentistry. During Dr. Rashid’s internship his training focused on oral surgery and medically compromised clients.
Dr. Rashid practiced in general dentistry for 13 years and he practiced in a specialty center for dental implants, and in 2004 became a member of the German Society of Oral Implantology.
In 2007, Dr. Rashid enrolled and studied at the University of Alberta, receiving his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2012.
Since graduation Dr. Rashid has practiced in the GTA as a General Dentist, focusing his practice in Oral Surgery and Implantology. Dr. Rashid is a Registered Member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO) and a member in good standing with the Ontario Dental Association (ODA).
Taking up most of his time, Dentistry remains his number one passion. His hard work and dedication to the dental profession is apparent through his work and his commitment to continued education. When not perfecting smiles, Dr. Rashid enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling and camping.
Dr. Sameh Zaki
Dr. Zaki completed his Bachelor In “oral and dental medicine and surgery” in (2001). For Dr. Zaki, dentistry is not only a job but it’s a passion. His dedication to patient care shines through in his thoroughness in dental work and he hopes to encourage healthy smiles to all his patients. For the past 19 years Dr. Zaki has been working as a general dentist performing various procedures including but not limited to restorative, prosthetic, surgical and endodontic procedures . He also offers orthodontic as well as implant services, ensuring that his patients have a one-stop-shop for all their dental needs .He maintains state-of-the-art facilities with the latest in dental technology and research, ensuring that each of his patient gets the best that modern dentistry has to offer. He is a strong believer in team work as a way to dental excellence hence his office collaborates with other dental professionals in harmony that results in high standard and evidence based treatment to all his patients.
He is a proud father of two boys and when he is not fixing teeth he loves to spend time with them biking, swimming and playing basketball .
Dr. Kifah Al-Yassin
DDS University of Alberta
Dr. Kifah, as he prefers to be called, graduated from the University of Alberta with a degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery. While in Alberta he interned with top orthodontic faculty. Dr. Kifah was born in Baghdad and completed his Bachelor Degree in Dentistry and a Masters’ of Science in Orthodontics from University of Baghdad. For the past twenty-five years, Dr. Kifah practiced as a Consultant and an Orthodontist throughout the middle-east, collaborating with many world renowned Orthodontic Masters. He has been interviewed many times on television and was the chief Orthodontic specialist for major middle-east networks. He has spent many years as a Professor of Orthodontics for undergraduate and post- graduate students.
Dr. Kifah keeps himself abreast with the latest technologies in Orthodontics. He was the pioneer in using the Damon Clear system. Damon brackets offer patients comprehensive Orthodontics with fewer visits and less need for extractions ie. more expansive abilities. As the system is self-ligating there is no need for elastics, hence better oral hygiene. Dr. Kifah enjoys lingual braces, or braces placed behind the teeth – you get the same results as comprehensive Orthodontics but no metal is visible!! He truly enjoys working with kids, and to him, seeing the improvement in their self-esteem is priceless. Patients typically undergo orthodontic treatment from one to two years, giving Dr. Kifah a chance to see his patients grow. Dr. Kifah is an active member of The Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, The Canadian Dental Association and many Orthodontic Association
Dr. Lmis Ali
BDS, DDS Western University
Dr. Ali, born and raised in Iraq, was inspired by her Uncle to peruse a career in Dentistry. In 1990, Dr. Ali received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery Degree at Baghdad University of Dentistry. After graduation she began her career in a private clinic in Baghdad and practiced for 12 years until her move in 2002 to Amman, Jordan. Here she practiced at the specialty hospital in general dentistry, focusing on Pediatrics and General Anesthesia.
In 2007 after moving to Canada, Dr. Ali enrolled and studied at Western University, receiving her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2014. Since graduation Dr. Ali has practiced in the GTA, recently opening a clinic in Oakville in 2015. Dr. Ali is a Registered Member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO) and a member in good standing with the Ontario Dental Association (ODA).
Although Dr. Ali has an interest and experience in all areas of dentistry her passion is in cosmetic dentistry. When not beautifying smiles Dr. Ali enjoys spending her free time with ceramic art, traveling, and above all spending time with her family and friends.