Dr. Gurfateh Sandhu graduated in 2003 with a Bachelors of Dental Surgery degree in Pune, India. While earning this degree, he was actively involved in sports and dance for which he received various awards. Following his degree he moved to Boston where he attended Tufts University and received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine in the spring of 2008. While at Tufts he also served as class president.
Pursing his dream of living in Canada he moved in 2008 to join his brother in purchasing his first dental practice, [email protected] Since making Brockville is home, Dr. Sandhu has furthered his dental education and has obtained his certificate in oral moderate sedation for the comfort of his patients, completed his mini residency in dental implants, and completed advance surgical training in Brazil.
Co-founder of Sandhu Dental Group, Dr. Sandhu not only expanded his dental training, he has also expanded his dental practice and is now owner to multiple dental locations across Eastern Ontario and this has created employment for many dentists and over 70 employees.
While he does travel most days to different locations to practice dentistry he has made Brockville his home base with his wife and three beautiful children. Two boys and a girl. When not in the dental office you will find Dr. Sandhu hiking and exploring the country side and also enjoying the river with his children.
Dr Raja Sandhu is a graduate from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine class of 2004. Dr Sandhu has been practising dentistry for the last 14 years in the ottawa area with his list of credentials ever growing. To date he has successfully placed and restored over 2500 implants and has extensive experience with oral modeate sedation.
Dr Sandhu currently resides in Manotick with his wife who is a dental hygenist and part of our team , his three children and his little pet guinea pig. If you are looking for him in his spare time, he may be found on hole #9 of the golf course or out on the river with his family.
Dr. Harsh Patel graduated in 2011 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from Dharmsinh Desai University in India. Following graduation he worked as the head dentist at Refferal Hospital and Community Health Centre in Gujarat India.
Dr. Patel moved to Vancouver, BC and attended Fairleigh Dickinson University where he graduated in 2013 with his Master of Administrative Science and specialized in global health and human services.
Dr. Patel remained in Vancouver for 5 years before attending the state University of New York in Buffalo where he won two awards; most outstanding esthetic case completed in fourth year and the Delta Sigma Delta Award of Initiative, Attitude, and General Excellence in Operative Dentistry and graduating with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery.
Immediately following graduation Dr. Patel moved back to Canada where he started his dental career with [email protected] While practising all general dentistry procedures, Dr. Patel has also received his certificate in Implant Dentistry as well as in Oral Moderate Sedation for patients of all ages.
While in university Dr. Patel represented Dharmsinh Desai at the National Level in Badminton and was the winner of table tennis international class tournament for 4 consecutive years. He married in 2016 and is currently living in Ottawa with his wife, Dr. Krishna Patel where they like to explore new places and try new food.
He believes in hard work and his goal is to always provide the best possible dental care to all his patients.
Dr. Hussein Al-Mufti successfully completed his Bachelor’s Degree in Dental Surgery in 2005 from the University of Baghdad/Iraq. He then moved to Jordan due to political conflicts in his country and started practicing dentistry there for a couple of years. He then started training in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at the University of Malaya in Malaysia for two years. Upon completion, he was awarded the Chevening scholarship from the British Council to start his Master’s Degree in Public Health at the university of Glasgow/Scotland. He then started practicing in England and received training working at Bradford Royal Infirmary (Part of Bradford Teaching Hospitals) as a Senior House Officer in Oral and maxillofacial surgery.
Dr. Al-Mufti decided to move to Canada and join the love of his life and start a family in Ottawa. He immediately started his qualification exams to obtain his dental license in Canada. He then joined the International Dental Degree Program (IDDP) at the University of Manitoba. Upon graduation, he received multiple awards such as; Dr. William Bloom Prize-for the highest overall average in Oral Surgery, Dr. Joseph Freeman Memorial Prize- for the highest standing in Oral Surgery & the Canadian Academy Of Periodontology Award- for graduating student with the highest standing in Periodontology.
Continuing Dental education has always been a passion of Dr. Al-Mufti. Throughout his years in Canada, he received multiple certifications in IV sedation, Dental Implant Placement, Root Canal Treatment and Medical Emergencies. He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), British Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (BAOMS), American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID), Canadian Dental Society (CDS), Ontario Dental Association (ODA) and the Ottawa Dental Society (ODS).
Dr. Al-Mufti loves to volunteer and participate in social events, the most recent one was Peru where the team managed to provide dental treatment for more than 300 locals.
Swimming, Waterpolo and working –out is how Dr. Al-Mufti fills his spare time. He won golden medals in international championships in 50m breaststroke swimming. He also enjoys traveling and watching soccer specifically the Premiere League (huge Chelsea FC supporter!).
Dr. Paige Kozak is a graduate of the University of Manitoba's MSc orthodontics program and has been practicing orthodontics exclusively as a dentist for the past 3 years. Before discovering her passion for orthodontics, Dr. Kozak spent nearly 10 years as an officer in the Canadian Navy and graduated from the Royal Military College of Canada with a BEng in Chemical and Materials engineering.
Dr. Kozak's dental career transition began with a Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry obtained from McGill University followed by a Pediatric residency at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto.
Dr Kozak lives in Ottawa with her husband, twin daughters Autumn and Chloe and their beloved golden doodle. Aside from her passion for creating better smiles, she loves painting, cooking, home renovations, rowing, biking and dressing the twins alike while she still can.