Dr Martin Bourgeois graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Dalhousie University in 1987. After 1 year residency at St. Michael`s Hospital in Toronto, he entered the specialty programme in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology at the University of Toronto and obtained his specialty diploma in 1991. In 1994, he completed his Masters of Education at OISE, University of Toronto. Dr. Bourgeois has worked in the Bloorcourt neighborhood as a general dentist and specifically at 964 1/2 Bloor street west since 1999 all the while maintaining a private clinic in radiology in North York and a satellite practice in Ottawa.
Dr Bourgeois has 2 children, Sophie and Leo and loves spending time with them. They all love returning to Cape Breton back to Martins home in Cheticamp by the ocean as often as they can.
Dr. Homam Albaghdadi
Dr Homam Albaghdadi (pronounced il-bagh-dadi) completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery training at the University of Toronto, graduating in 2014. Following graduation, he completed a one year residency at Mount Sinai Hospital where he obtained special experience in emergency and surgical dentistry, trauma management and treatment of patients with special needs. Furthermore, he is certified to provide moderate sedation using oral medication. He also holds a Master in Immunology from the University of Ottawa and has spent two years at the National Research Council of Canada in Ottawa as an Associate in cancer imaging research. He is a published author of several scientific studies. He is a member of the Ontario Dental Association, Canadian Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr Albaghdadi's fascination with dentistry started with his early visits to the dentist as a child and continued to grow with his orthodontic treatments as an adolescent. He is a calm, passionate clinician who is keen on building strong rapport with his patients through simplified discussion of their dental and general health needs. He also has a growing interest in academia and education and enjoys teaching part time as a clinical instructor at the University of Toronto's Faculty of Dentistry.
In his spare time, he reconnects with his inner child playing recreational dodgeball and soccer. He loves creative writing, cooking, and is an aspiring cyclist and avid motorcyclist.
Juan is our resident Denturist who offers complete and removable partial denture fabrication and care, same day repair and relines. Juan also offers implants supported prosthesis. He is also an experienced Registered Dental Technologist and specializes in porcelain aesthetics. Juan is originally From Ecuador and speaks Spanish and English fluently. Juan is a graduate of George Brown College and also Trillium College of Ontario. He has been a licensed Denturist since 2012. He is a member in good standing with the College of Denturists of Ontario, College of Dental Technologist of Ontario, Denturist Association of Ontario, the Association of Dental Technologists of Ontario, and also belongs to the Denturist Association of Canada.
Lida is a registered dental hygienist with over 20 years experience both in Canada and Colombia.
She is passionate about helping her patients achieve ideal oral health. When not at the office she enjoys outdoor activities like biking and hiking and in the cold winter yoga.
Sherina is a full time registered dental hygienist that has been with the office since 2009. She received her diploma of Dental Hygiene in 2006 and has been in private practice ever since. She enjoys educating people not only about their oral health but also about their overall health and how to incorporate both in your daily routine. Outside of work she enjoys attending Raptor games, going to concerts, listening to music and trying different cuisines.
Anamaria is our office manager and has been with our dental team since 2000. With the years of experience she has the knowledge and expertise to help you better understand your insurance and explain treatment recommended. Originally form Nicaragua she helps our office service our Spanish speaking community. In her spare time she is always upgrading her skills and dental knowledge, enjoys cooking and dancing.
Sandy is our receptionist with over 18 years experience and loves what she does. She makes sure to help you in every way to assure a good and positive experience. Sandy can always put a smile on your face when you are in the office. When shes not attending to your every insurance need she spends time with her husband and two girls Chloe and Chelsea or she’s cooking and baking up a storm.
Cheryl is a dental hygienist that enjoys very much what she does. Her passion is obvious once you meet her. Patients often mention how gentle she is which comes from 19 years of experience. In her spare time she enjoys travelling, hiking and spending time with family and friends. Also Cheryl is a huge fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs.
Tina is a full time dental hygienist that has over 20 years experience. She brings to the office her wealth of knowledge and experience. When she is not working at the office she enjoys cooking and eating.
Jessica graduated from a Dental Office and Chairside Assistant program in 2010. Prior to that, she worked for a marketing firm in Ottawa, Ontario but after some time realized it wasn't for her. While visiting the administration office and applying for a different program, dental assisting was recommended to her and on a whim she enrolled, later fell love with it and has been in it ever since. In her spare time, she does a lot of reading and spends time with her loved ones.
Cindy is a full time level II dental assistant and with over 20 years of experience she brings to the office the love of helping our patients feel comfortable and relaxed. She is truly passionate about what she does and this is obvious from the moment you meet her. When Cindy is not busy at the office she is busy attending to her horses at Greenstone Farm. She enjoys quality time with her family, entertaining, cooking, swimming and being up north on her farm.
Mildred is a level I dental assistant that joined the practice in 2012. As a graduate of 2006 she brings a lot of knowledge and experience to the practice. With three kids of her own she is comfortable helping the kids in the practice overcome their fears and enjoy their dental visits. In her spare time she spends quality time with her husband and three kids.