Meet Our Kemptville and Kanata Dentists
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Dr. Shahrooz Yazdani | Kemptville & Kanata Location
After earning his DDS degree with Honours from the University of Toronto in 1998, Dr. Yazdani completed a 2-year general practice residency in North Carolina. Residencies like this are optional; in fact, less than 1% of general dentists choose to pursue this sort of residency.
Dr. Yazdani’s commitment to his trade didn’t stop there. He then completed over 1,000 hours of comprehensive continuing education offered by the Kois Center, as well as a 330-hour implant and bone grafting course through Ti-Max in Toronto.
In 2001, he opened Yazdani Dental and brought his many years of experience to clients in both Kanata and Kemptville. Dr. Yazdani believes strongly in helping others, and enjoys his work immensely.
When he’s not working hard to help you with your dental and oral health needs, he enjoys sitting by the pool or beach with a good book and the company of his family.
Dr. Liv Phillips | Kemptville Location
Originally from Point Claire, Quebec, Dr. Phillips grew up in Ottawa’s west end. After obtaining an honours degree in Biopharmaceutical Sciences from the University of Ottawa, she earned her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the University of Toronto and received the school’s distinguished Oral Surgery award.
Dr. Phillips has put an emphasis on furthering her education. She has completed a residency in implant dentistry, and is in the process of finishing a Masters Clinicians Program in the same field. Dr. Phillips also holds a certificate in moderate sedation and has received comprehensive training on wisdom tooth removal.
For Dr. Phillips, communication, kindness, and trust are all necessary for a strong relationship between dentists and patients.
In her spare time, Dr. Phillips enjoys spending time with her husband and staying active. She’s also a keen green thumb and potter.
Dr. Meredith Evans | Kemptville Location
Born and raised in Ottawa in a busy household (her mother ran an in-home daycare) alongside four siblings, Dr. Evans earned a degree in Biochemistry from the University of Ottawa before studying dentistry at the University of Toronto. Committed to lifelong learning, Dr. Evans works hard to stay up-to-date on the latest techniques and treatments.
As a member of the Spears Study Club, Dr. Evans meets regularly with local dentists and specialists to further her education on occlusion and aesthetics. She is also trained in Invisalign treatments and has completed a residency on dental implants.
Dr. Evans holds a certificate in moderate sedation and attended a mission course in Mexico where she learned techniques to more efficiently remove wisdom teeth.
Recently, Dr. Evans sold her city home to move to the country, where she enjoys being active. She loves swimming skiing, kayaking, cycling, and even rock climbing. In her spare time, she enjoys travel, cooking, and gardening.
Dr. Ash Aziz | Kemptville Location
Dr. Angel Gabev | Kemptville Location
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Dr. Zeena Adnan | Kemptville Location
Dr. Zeena Adnan obtained her D.D.S. from Ajman University of Science and Technology – Ajman United Arab Emirates then went on to graduate from Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry on the Dean’s Honors List in June 2015. She also obtained her General Practice Resident from Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry in June 2016.
During her residency year, Dr. Adnan worked at 3 major hospitals in London, ON, where she practiced hospital dentistry. Within this year, she mainly worked with medically compromised and mentally challenged patients, which allowed her to connect with why she does what she does. As part of her residency program, she went on to volunteer as Sioux Lookout in Northern Ontario aiming to give back to society.
Dr. Adnan enjoys travelling around the world and exploring different cultures and meeting new people.
On her bucket list, Dr. Adnan would like to do more charity dentistry, learn French and travel the world.
Dr. Jason Sidon | Kemptville Location
A proud Ottawa native, Dr. Sidon grew up in Toronto before pursuing his dream of becoming a dentist through the Doctor of Dental Surgery program at the University of Western Ontario.
He is a compassionate individual and is continuously devoted to expanding his knowledge of all aspects of dentistry. He is dedicated to providing exceptional comprehensive treatment for patients of all ages in a gentle and enjoyable manner.
As a member of Spear Education, Dr. Sidon meets with local dentists and specialists regularly to stay up-to- date on the latest advances in dentistry. He has completed extensive training in implants, esthetics, wisdom tooth removal, root canal therapy, and TMD (Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction).
When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Sidon enjoys spending time with his wife and family, playing guitar, cooking, and sports (Go Sens and Blue Jays!).
Dr. Amani Agour | Kanata Location
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Dr. Ali Tanara | Kemptville Location
After obtaining his Bachelor of Science with Specialization in Biochemistry from University of Ottawa, Dr. Tanara studied at WEstern University to obtain his Dental Degree (D.D.S) from Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry with Distinction in 2016.
Then, he completed one year of General Practice Residency in heart of South Bronx of New York City at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Centre, where the third busiest Emergency Room in the United States is located. During his residency, Dr. Tanara practiced all aspects of dentistry with heavy focus on Oral Surgery, Pediatric Dentistry and Oral-Maxillofacial Emergencies. While in South Bronx, he treated people of all ages, and he was fortunate to give back to the community by treating those in need.
Dr. Tanara plays tennis, enjoys skiing and loves travelling (15 countries and counting). He is eager to learn about different cultures and taste different foods.