Dr Basem GhadbanDentist
Dr. Basem Ghadban was awarded his DDS from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Damascus, Syria in 2003. After working a short time in Damascus, his passion for oral health and aesthetics led him to pursue additional specializations in orthodontics and he obtained a postgraduate degree in Orthodontics from Dijon, France in 2007. His extensive education, training, and experience give Dr. Ghadban insight into the benefits of orthodontics and give him the ability to assess and correct teeth alignment issues while also enhancing patients’ oral health, tooth function, and aesthetics.
Practicing dentistry for over 18 years, Dr. Ghadban is an expert in all facets of the dental practice including restorative, root canal treatment, oral surgery, crowns, and dental bridges, although his passion is Invisalign treatment and cosmetic restorations. Dr. Ghadban believes strongly in the transformative power of a beautiful smile and loves interacting with her patients and their families to bring about positive change in their lives.
Lovingly referred to as “Dr. Basem” or “Dr. B” by his team and his patients, he is compassionate, patient, and an overall positive presence to be around. His professional, sincere, and calm demeanor puts patients at ease and places confidence in them when discussing treatment options. He is committed to providing his patients with quality individual care in a comfortable and friendly environment and ensures to build genuine long-term relationships with them based on mutual trust and cooperation.
Dr. Ghadban loves to keep up to date with the latest dental technologies and procedures, and regularly attends continuing education courses and dental conventions worldwide.
Dr. Ghadban strives to promote and improve oral health of not only his patients but also underprivileged people and children around the world by participating in charity dental missions overseas, in places such as Guatemala and Cambodia, when his time allows.
Outside his professional activities, Dr. Ghadban enjoys life with his wife Hazar and their 2 children. They love traveling, photography, and spending time with family & friends.
Dr. Ghassan OmeraDentist
Dr. Ghassan Omera completed his dental degree in January 2004, he then moved on to finish his postgraduate studies in Periodontics in 2007 followed by a Master of Research in 2009 both from Lille 2 University in Lille, France. He worked at Lille 2 University Hospital and Dental school where he had the opportunity to teach periodontics, supervise the practical training and clinical work of the dental school students. Dr. Omera holds the Canadian Board Certificate along with the RCDSO’s license (General Certificate). He is treating exclusively periodontal & implant cases in his practice.
Dr. Omera obtained a Certificate in Implantology in 2006 form the Department of Medical Training and Research in Stomatology & Maxilo-facial Surgery (Pitié Salpetrière), Paris VI University, he finished the American Academy of Implant Dentistry “AAID Implant MaxiCourse” in 2019, Waterloo, Canada.
Dr. Omera’s education and experience have prepared him to diagnose and treat complex periodontal and implant cases. He is passionate about plastic “gum” surgery.
Dr. Omera has over 15 years of experience and holds the Oral Sedation & Nitrous Oxide Sedation Certificate.
Dr. Normita SegunialDentist
Dr. Normita Segunial earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from University of the East Philippines in 1998. She had her own private practice for 10 years before moving to Canada in 2009. With well over 10 years of dental experience, Dr. Normita is committed to quality dentistry, working closely with her patients to create a treatment plan best suited to their individual needs. Providing thorough and gentle care to patients in a comfortable, stress free atmosphere are her priorities. She is dedicated to staying current by participating in various continuing education courses to provide the most advanced dental care available to patients.
Away from the clinic, she enjoys traveling and spending time with her husband and dog, exercising by “running” circles in malls, as well as striving to find the next best brunch spot.
Crystal Clark R.D.HHygienist
Crystal Clark has been with our dental practice since 2003, starting as a Dental Assistant, moving up to Office Manager and is now one of our Dental Hygienists. Having braces and seeing her own smile transform prompted Crystal to want to help others achieve the same confidence that comes from having a beautiful and healthy smile. Crystal finds the most rewarding part of her job is seeing the improvements in her patients’ oral and overall health. Crystal’s favorite thing about working at Smiles Dentistry is getting to know her patients and their families and seeing them year after year, especially the children! Crystal loves traveling to tropical destinations with her husband and adorable 5 year old son!
Deneeka Brown R.D.HHygienist
Deneeka Brown R.D.H. is an Invisalign specialist who has been with our dental practice since 2006. She makes friends with every patient and is always quick to make patients feel at ease. Deneeka instills a strong sense of confidence and quickly inspires trust.
Her own beautiful smile and understanding nature make it easy for patients to feel comfortable. She is devoted to supporting and educating patients on their individual needs and preventative care and places a high priority on a positive patient experience.
As a member of the Canadian Dental Hygiene Association and the College Of Dental Hygienists of Ontario, she’s always working to stay on the leading edge of her field to deliver the most up-to-date, evidence-based care to her patients.
Deneeka is also a passionate foodie and globetrotter. Her favorite destinations include South Africa, Morocco, and Thailand.