Meet Our Team

Our experienced and caring staff will make you their priority. They will strive to make every visit positive and relaxing. It is important to us for you to have a positive and stress free dental experience.

Dr. Neeraj Bansal, DDS

Dr. Neeraj Bansal received his Bachelors of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Punjabi University, India in the year of 2000. Dr. Bansal delved into the concepts of dentistry, and went on to receive his Masters of Dental Surgery (MDS) in Periodontics from SDM college of Dental Sciences, India. Dr. Bansal was excited to share his knowledge and love of dentistry therefore decided to spend time teaching in a dental school from 2005 to 2009. Dr. Bansal graduated with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the prestigious institution UCSF School of Dentistry, San Francisco in 2013. He graduated with honours in clinical dentistry and endodontics. As a student there, he took elective courses in Implant Dentistry.

Dr. Bansal has vast experience in periodontal management and surgical procedures ranging from extractions to grafting. In fact, counting his past year achievements, he has done several courses, in order to explore the dentistry further. He believes “If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old”. Therefore, he has received certifications in the field of:

  • Oral Sedation - Sleep Dentistry - University of Toronto, 2013
  • Crown Lengthening – Perio Institute, 2014
  • Soft Tissue grafting – Perio Institute, 2014
  • Perio-Surgery – Perio Institute, 2014
  • Implants - Mini Residency – Toronto Institute of Dental Excellence, 2014
  • Teeth in a Day – Toronto, 2016
  • Fellowship ICOI - New Orleans, 2017

Dr. Bansal has devoted his career to learning everything about, and advancing, innovative dental techniques and materials. His combination of cutting-edge dental technology, along with his vast experience and his artistic eye, means that he can transform a smile painlessly. Dr. Bansal possesses a warm and friendly "chair-side" manner, and it is his innate warmth, patience and sincerity that make the difference in his care. His patients often comment that he is a "meticulous perfectionist" who offers the highest level of skill along with a friendly and optimistic personality. He will listen to your concerns and will address each of them in his treatment as he cares about patients through spending time with them, and acting as a consultant or advisor for their dental health. He employs the latest equipment and techniques to provide a predictable and pain-free experience.

Aside from practicing specialized dentistry, Dr. Bansal likes music, watching movies and playing tennis. He lives in Ottawa, Ontario with his beautiful dentist wife and their 7 year old son. We are very excited he has joined our team and look forward to many years of providing the best possible patient care with him.

"Knowing is not enough, we must apply; willingness is not enough, we must do."

Dr Rajdeep Ghai

This quote from the past signifies Dr Rajdeep Ghai’s approach to life as well as profession. He believes that bringing a smile to his patients in agony is the biggest reward to him.

With over 25 years of professional experience, Dr Ghai has a great passion for learning and bringing forth latest innovations for the benefits of his patients. After graduating in Dentistry from Punjabi University, Dr Ghai started his own practice immediately.

In his quest for knowledge and interest in the latest technology to support his chosen profession, Dr Ghai attended numerous continuous education and hands on courses and workshops.

As a foreign-trained dentist he immigrated to Canada in 2009 and achieved certification from The National Dental Examination Board of Canada and licensing from the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario.

He believes that there is no substitute to hard work and giving ones best. He has passion for sports and keeps himself physically and mentally healthy with yoga and meditation.

"Happiness doesn’t lie in pleasure but in relief from pain."

Dr. Saloni Bansal

Hailing from India, Dr. Saloni takes a global approach to dental health having B.D.S degree from Baba Farid University, Punjab and with the saying “Believe you can and you're halfway there”, she received her NDEB equivalency which led to earn her Dental Licence in Canada in 2016.

Upon finishing the dental program at the top of her class, she served as a dentist at Government hospital, Punjab until coming here in Canada. Dr. Saloni has a keen interest in all types of dentistry including esthetic and conservative dentistry. By believing that “Everyone smiles in the same language”, she makes it her essential objective to put a smile on the faces of every one of her patients. To further her knowledge, she has recently gained a certification from the University of Toronto for Medical Emergencies, and Oral and Nitrous Oxide Sedation in 2016. She strongly believes in continuing education and keeps her patients at ease during treatment.

Helping people is at the heart of everything Dr. Saloni does, from providing the highest level of dental care for her family of patients, to being a selfless mother of one child, devoted wife, and fun-loving friend to many.

She and her team look forward to meeting you and working towards enhancing your smile.

"A Smile makes the sun always shine!"

Dr. Gurleen Saroya

Dr. Gurleen Saroya graduated with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (D.M.D) from the University of Manitoba in 2018. She moved to Ottawa following her graduation and joined our wonderful team.

Before moving to Canada in 2013, she received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (B.D.S) degree from Baba Farid university (India). In her pursuit of providing pain-free dentistry she received her certification in nitrous oxide sedation.

She is passionate about dentistry and like all aspects of dentistry, her utmost priority is providing patient centered care. She follows the “Platinum Rule” which is treat every patient the way they want to be treated. She emphasises on patient-doctor communication; listen to patients and involve them in treatment plan, when patients are empowered and knowledgeable the best dental work can be done. To Dr. Gurleen, enhancing oral health is satisfying but seeing patients regaining their confidence and smile is very rewarding.

She is a currently a member of Ontario Dental Association (ODA) and represents the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO) proudly.

In her free time, she enjoys listening to music, spending time with her family, shopping and travelling. She will admit that she has a case of wanderlust and wishes to go on world tour. She lives in Ottawa with her husband.

"The only way to do great work is to love what you do."

Glenda - Office Manager

Glenda was born and raised in Southampton, Ontario. She graduated from Georgian College, Orillia in 1995 as a Certified Dental Assistant. In 2000, Glenda pursued further studies at Durham College, Oshawa, graduating with honors from the Level II Dental Assisting Program.
She joined Dentistry @ Arnprior in November 2011 working as a Dental Assistant and Receptionist. Glenda enjoys being involved in all aspects of patient care, and she is excited to be working with the great team at Dentistry @ Arnprior. She will greet you with a smile at the reception desk.
Glenda resides near Blakeney with her husband and their two beautiful children. In her spare time, she enjoys being with family and friends, gardening, playing ball hockey, and being outdoors.

“When you change a smile, you can change a life.”

Cyndi - Administrator

Cyndi was born and raised in Arnprior, Ontario. She grew up figure skating for the AFSC until the end of her high school years. After taking some Health Sciences and Business classes at Algonquin College, she began a career in customer service.
Having just recently joined Dentistry @ Arnprior, Cyndi is excited to be part of the team and looks forward to greeting you with a warm welcome when you come in to the office.
Cyndi currently lives in Braeside with her husband and two dogs. You can find her outside hiking and camping in the summer months and watching hockey or snowmobiling in the winter.

"A smile is a curve that sets everything straight."

Nikayla - Administrator

Nikayla was born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario. While growing up she traveled around to various places including Florida and Africa. Nikayla is currently studying psychology and law at Carleton University and has only 1 year left to go! She is excited to be a part of the wonderful [email protected] family. When not working she enjoys reading, creative writing, drawing and loves immersing herself in new cultures and languages. She currently lives in Arnprior with her family.

"Doing what you like is freedom. Liking what you do is happiness."

Ceallaigh - Administrator

Ceallaigh (spoken as Kayla) was born in Oshawa, Ontario. Her family moved to the Metcalfe area outside of Ottawa until the age of 12, at which time she moved with her mother to Belfast, Northern Ireland. She went on to graduate from Lincoln University, England with a BSc (Hons) in forensic science. With her newly attained skills, Ceallaigh became a reporting forensic scientist with a specialization in fibers. Ceallaigh decided to move back to Canada along with her fiancee, to be closer to her brothers.

"When everything seems to be going against you, remember that an airplane takes off against the wind, not with it."

Stephanie – Administrator

Stephanie was born and raised in Kemptville, Ontario. After graduating from Level 2 Dental Assisting in 2010 she moved to Arnprior. Although she went to school to pursue a career as a Dental Assistant, Stephanie was thrilled to join the [email protected] team as an Office Administrator. In her free time, she loves spending time with her two sons, family and friends. She also loves gardening, hiking and spending time reading poetry and inspiring quotes.

"Teeth Are Always in Style"

Tara - Office Administrator

Tara was born and raised in Renfrew where she still resides with her husband. Tara graduated from the Nursing Unit Clerk program at Algonquin College in 2018. She joined the [email protected] team as a dental administrator in June 2019 and brought over her many years of customer service to become a great asset to the team. In her spare time, she enjoys relaxing by the pool, four wheeling and spending time with her three children.

"A Warm Smile is the Universal Language of Kindness."

Brandon – Marketing Coordinator

Brandon is an Ottawa Valley native born and raised in Arnprior. He graduated from St. Lawrence College with an advanced diploma in Advertising and Marketing Communications Management. Brandon believes in employing a balanced marketing mix that uses both traditional and digital forms of media. Outside of the office Brandon can be found fishing, golfing, travelling somewhere warm and coaching youth tackle football.

For all marketing inquiries please contact Brandon at [email protected].

“Marketing is really just about sharing your passion.” - Michael Hyatt

Lee - Denturist

Originally a mechanical engineer from South Korea, Lee handles all things dentures. He graduated from the Denturism program at George Brown College in Toronto in 2008. His masterful knowledge of his craft has earned [email protected] numerous awards for the denturist category. If you are missing any teeth, he can help to make your smile perfect. If your dentures are not fitting like they used to, Lee can perform a simple same day procedure that can make them fit like they once did. Lee lives in Ottawa with his wife and children. If you have any inquiry about anything to do with dentures you can't do any better than Lee.

"Everyone should have dentures that fit well."

Nicole - Dental Hygienist

Nicole was raised in the small village of Foresters Falls, Ontario. She spent her high school years working at a nursing home in Cobden where she realized her love for helping others and working in the health care field.
Nicole graduated from Canadore College in North Bay, Ontario in 2011 as a Registered Dental Hygienist and began her career shortly after in Pembroke, Ontario. Relocating to Arnprior had always been Nicole’s dream, so when there was an opportunity to be a part of the Dentistry @ Arnprior Team in 2012, she didn’t have to think twice.
Nicole currently resides in Arnprior with her husband and two children. In her spare time, she enjoys volleyball in the summer, hunting in the fall and hockey in the winter.

"Keep your face to the sunshine, and you cannot see a shadow."

Jordyn - Dental Assistant

Jordyn was born and raised on the East Coast and with a father in the military traveled around from province to province. Jordyn attended Oulton College and graduated as a level 2 dental assistant in 2015. She currently lives in Galetta with her boyfriend and cat Tux. In her spare time Jordyn enjoys fishing and spending time outdoors. She frequently visits her family in New Brunswick and makes time to soak up the sun and ocean water by the beach.

"A smile is the prettiest thing you can ever wear."

Sasha - Dental Hygienist/Assistant

Sasha was born in Ajax, Ontario but was raised in Cobden, Ontario. After having braces, she realized that she wanted everyone to feel like their teeth were beautiful and that’s when she decided that dental hygiene was a perfect career for her.

She graduated with honors from the Dental Hygiene program at Cambrian College in 2019 and with those credentials, Sasha also works as a dental assistant.

Sasha currently lives in the township of Admaston/Bromley with her boyfriend Carter and puppy Milo. In her spare time she enjoys going to the gym, running, hiking and spending time with her friends and family.

"Got teeth? Thank your dental hygienist!"

Tina – Dental Assistant

Tina is Greek-Canadian, she was born in Ottawa, raised in Manotick, and has been living in Arnprior for the past 3 years together with her fiancée, his twin boys, and the family pets. She is always looking forward to taking her next trip(s) to Greece! She has worked in Customer Service and Financial Services for many years, and she recently transitioned into the dental field in April 2019 with help and support from the team at OnTrac Employment Resource Services in Arnprior. Tina is excited to excel in her new career path, and is very happy to be working so close to home as a Dental Assistant at Dentistry @ Arnprior.

"Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right." - Henry Ford

Emily – Dental Assistant

Emily was born and raised in Perth, ON. After graduating high school, she attended Algonquin College in Ottawa, ON for 2 years, graduating from the Pre-Health Sciences program in 2008, and from the Dental Assisting (Levels I & II) program in 2009. She has been a member of the ODAA for 10 years. Not long after graduating from Dental Assisting, Emily accepted a great opportunity to work in Iqaluit, NU to expand her dental knowledge. After working there for 7 years, Emily and her daughter moved back to Arnprior in 2016 to be closer to family. Arnprior has always been a home away from home, as she spent a lot of her time visiting family here growing up. Emily is excited to be working closer to home with a great team, as well as getting to know everyone in the area.

Janna - Reprocessing Technician

Janna was born and raised in Orleans, Ontario. She went to Algonquin for Early Childhood Education and after many years working in daycare, raising two daughters and running a home daycare, she needed a change. A hobby of cake decorating became a job for Janna after moving to Arnprior and spent her days baking at a local coffee shop. OnTrac found Janna the position of a Reprocessing Technician at [email protected] and she is enjoying the new career change, working with the wonderful staff and keeping the facility clean and tidy. She enjoys being with her amazing daughters, fishing, camping and hunting.