Dental team cares for Mississauga smiles
At Huron Dental Centre in Mississauga, you get more than a bright, healthy smile. You get an entire dental team dedicated to creating positive experiences in the chair and excellent long-term treatment results.
Dr. Jameela Jifri
General Dentist and lead dentist at Huron Dental Centre
Dr. Jifri’s practice experience dates back to 1995. She applies a passion for excellence and attention to detail to every treatment – restorative or cosmetic. Dr. Jifri is known for a compassionate chairside manner that calms even the most nervous patient. She takes time to get to know her patients, understanding their needs and desires, to provide optimal treatment. She practices with genuine consideration, and an ethical belief in delivering high-quality care that provides long-term benefits.
Well-established membership in the Ontario Dental Association and participation in a variety of continuing education courses helps Dr. Jifri stay up to date in the fast-changing field of dentistry. She believes patients deserve the benefits of this current knowledge.
Trusting relationships are important to Dr. Jifri. As her patient, you can count on clear communication and full transparency, to help you make informed dental healthcare choices. Dr. Jifri is proud to be part of the Greater Toronto community. She welcomes you and your family to the practice.
Dr. Savita Singh
Orthodontist at Huron Dental Centre
Hailing from Toronto, Ontario, Dr. Savita Singh completed her Bachelor of Science with Distinction at the University of Toronto, St. George Campus. She then obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Howard University, Washington D.C. where she graduated summa cum laude. Dr. Singh then proceeded to obtain a three-year residency at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine where she earned a Certificate in Orthodontics and a Masters of Dental Science for her cutting-edge research on the treatment and prevention of dental White Spot Lesions.
Dr. Singh’s specialization lies in dentofacial orthopedics, conventional orthodontics, and growth and development. She possesses immense proficiency in conventional braces including Damon Self Ligation, In-Ovation Self Ligation, Harmony Lingual Braces, MBT, Victory Roth, and Clear Aligner Therapy, among others. She possesses a great amount of experience in a range of orthodontic cases including those related to Orthognathic Surgery and other dentofacial abnormalities and syndromes.
In recognition of her academic and professional brilliance, Dr. Singh has received several awards, scholarships, and accolades including the Plunkett Scholarship, B & W Parris Scholarship, Howard University Trustee Scholarship, Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology Award at Howard University, among others. She is also a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and is an active member of the Canadian Association of Orthodontists and the Ontario Association of Orthodontics.
Having spent most of her academic life in the United States, Dr. Singh loves being back in her hometown of Toronto. When she is not working, she enjoys reading and learning across all areas of Orthodontics and also loves spending time with her loved ones.
Dr Aatika Ahmed
General Dentist at Huron Dental Centre
Dr. Ahmed was born in Montreal and raised in Ottawa, ON. She completed her dental education (D.M.D) at Mcgill University. Prior to this, she completed her Bachelor of Science (BSc.) degree with Summa Cum Laude distinction and Master of Science (MSc.) degree at University of Ottawa. Dr. Ahmed has received various awards throughout her undergraduate and graduate studies including Dean’s Honour list, Ontario Graduate Scholarship (OGS), Queen Elizabeth’s Scholarship in Science and Technology (OGSST), University of Ottawa’s Dean’s Scholarship and University of Ottawa’s Excellence scholarship. She is a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO), the Canadian Dental Association (CDA) and Ontario Dental Association (ODA).
Dr. Ahmed believes in patient-centered dentistry and providing quality dental care to her patients. Her goal is to gain patient’s trust and make them feel comfortable. Dr. Ahmed enjoys working with patients of all ages. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Ahmed enjoys travelling and spending time with her family.
Dental Assistant and Hygienist
With dental assistant credentials from CDI College and a passion for learning, Sandy furthered her career at Stafford College, earning a degree in dental hygiene in 2010. She considers herself a lifelong learner, eagerly embracing continuing education.
Sandy genuinely enjoys meeting new patients and greeting long-time friends with a warm smile. She takes pride in providing quality hygiene services and information that helps patients benefit from a lifetime of oral wellness.
When she isn’t at the office, you will find Sandy in the company of family and friends.
Registered Dental Hygienist
Huron Dental Centre is fortunate to have Srilakshmi on the team as our RDA. She earned a dental hygiene diploma from Confederation College in 2014 and stays up to date in the field with plenty of continuing education courses.
Srilakshmi maintains active membership in:
- Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
- College of Dental Hygienists of Ontario
- Ontario Dental Hygienists Association
This level of commitment to the wellbeing of her patients is evident at each appointment. Their comfort and health are her top priorities
She is serious about dental hygiene, but Srilakshmi has a great time outside the practice with her son, friends, and family. She also loves to cook and read.
Krista loves helping others. That passion led her to become a Level 2 Dental Assistant graduate of Everest College. At Huron Dental Centre, the academic knowledge helps her run front desk operations and assist patients. Her role is to make sure they are comfortable and happy at checkout.
Krista’s spare time is spent in the company of her family and dog. She is also an accomplished drummer!
Ann-Marie is a graduate of Everest College, and is a Level 2 Certified Dental Assistant. She applies extensive experience in office management and dental reception, and a naturally warm personality, to keep the office running smoothly. Ann-Marie is known for eagerness to share knowledge with patients and answer their questions.
In her off-duty hours, Ann-Marie loves to read, cook, and travel.