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 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:
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."
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."
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 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 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 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 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."
Kirstin joined the [email protected] team in July 2018 and could not be more excited about this great opportunity. Likewise, we are truly lucky to have someone with as vast dental knowledge and training as her.
Kirstin was born and raised in Renfrew and lives there with her awesome husband and her four cats: Raphael, Frankie, Gunner and Mark Whalberg. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Kirstin's excellent sense of humour and infectious smile make patients of all ages feel welcomed and at ease. Her flexibility as an administrator allows her to also work at our sister office [email protected]
Kristen was born and raised in Renfrew. She ventured out west for a few years, but she is happy to have settled back down long-term in Renfrew with her two beautiful daughters. She graduated with honours from Medical Office Administration and she is happy to now be working for both amazing teams of Dentistry @ Renfrew and Dentistry @ Arnprior. When she is not working you will find her outdoors with her daughters doing various activities or travelling to find new places and things to explore.
"Keep smiling because life is a beautiful thing and there's so much to smile about."
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."
Brandon has lived most of his life in Arnprior. After living in Kingston for 3 years he graduated in 2017 from St. Lawrence College with an advanced diploma in Advertising and Marketing Communications Management.
His youthful insight in addition to his extroverted demeanor are a great asset to the office atmosphere and he is a sure bet to always strike up a conversation.
Brandon handles the marketing and advertisements that you will see on billboards, paper, radio, online, as well as planning events within the community.
When not at work he enjoys going out fishing, exploring the world of craft beer, being a football fan, binge watching Netflix, and spending time with those who mean most. Brandon currently lives in Arnprior with his girlfriend.
“The cost of being wrong is less than the cost of doing nothing.”
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 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."
Kristy was born in Ottawa and moved to Renfrew just before entering high school. She graduated with honors from the Dental Hygiene program at Algonquin College in 2010. Kristy joined our office in January 2016 to cover Nicole's maternity leave, and is now a permanent part of the team! She enjoys the outdoor activities that the Ottawa Valley offers, such as snowboarding, four wheeling, canoeing and hiking.
"Share a Smile everywhere you go!"
Janet was born and raised in Kanata, Ontario. As a child she had braces and ever since then, had an interest in the dental field. In 2009, she graduated from CNIH as a Dental Hygienist. Janet still lives in Kanata with her husband Dave, and their two kids. She enjoy teaching swimming and figure skating in her spare time.
"Don't rush when you brush!"
Originally from Saint-Hyacinthe, Quebec, Carole-Ann has recently moved to Renfrew, Ontario in 2015. She studied dental hygiene at Cégep de Saint Hyacinthe. She just another example of one of our amazing bilingual staff members being able to speak both French and English! She is passionate about her work and fine tuning her craft in the specific area of pediatric office - which is dentistry dealing with children from birth through adolescence. She is an avid animal lover and enjoys leading an active lifestyle. If you need some pointers about maintaining a healthy smile while improving your form in the gym Carole-Ann is your go-to hygienist.
"A smile takes but a moment, but the memories of it last forever."
Kim was born and raised in Renfrew. She attended Georgian College in Barrie for the Dental Assistant program and graduated with honors as a level II assistant. She enjoys playing soccer, figure skating and painting. When she’s not at work, she is learning Korean and playing with her two cats!
"Music is a universal language."
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."
Mylene grew up on the Canadian East Coast before moving to Petawawa during her teenage years. She graduated from the dental hygiene program at College Boréal in the year of 2012. While leading an experiential lifestyle she has lived and worked as a dental assistant in the territory of Nunavut and a dental hygienist in Switzerland. She has since moved back to Canada to join the [email protected] team where she exudes her passion and integrity throughout the practice. Being a Jill-of-all-trades she is able to work skillfully as a dental hygienist as well as a dental assistant. Not only that, but Mylene is also one of our bilingual team members being able to speak both English and French. You can find Mylene skiing and spending as much time as she can out and about meeting people.
"We all smile in the same language."
Courtney is a native of Braeside and is thrilled to be working in her home community. Courtney graduated from Everest College as a Level 2 dental assistant with honours and spent 3 years working in Ottawa, gaining experience in general dentistry and orthodontics. Following the arrival of her daughter, Courtney dedicated time to raising her family. She is now excited to join the field of dental assisting with [email protected] When not assisting, she loves spending time with her family, camping, coaching T-Ball, gardening, music, singing, and vacationing to Cape Breton.
"Life is what happens when you're busy making other plans."
Kim grew up in Pembroke and attended Fellows High School. She graduated from the dental assistant program at Clarke College in Belleville. She has lived in Dallenback Germany as well as Kelowna British Coloumbia for a number of years before returning to the Ottawa area to work for various dental labs. Kim has numerous years experience working in a dental laboratory setting, and is a great asset to our team. She oversees the sterilization of all instruments for procedures as well as assisting. Kim enjoys going out to the movies, making people laugh and trying her best at golfing. She currently lives in Arnprior.
"Laugh like there’s no tomorrow."
Give us a call at (613) 288-8719 and we will be glad to answer to all your concerns regarding dental problems!
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