About - Willowdale Dental Associates at Yonge Sheppard Station
Dr. Yousef Nezaminia
Dr. Yousef Nezaminia DDS likes to be referred to as Dr. Yousef, graduated with a distinction from Belarusian State Medical University where he obtained his first dental degree in 2008. Further, he pursued his career in dentistry and attended the advanced placement program at a prestigious New York University. Since graduation, he has been constantly taking continuing educational courses with special interest in surgeries and implant dentistry.
Dr. Yousef strongly believes in patient education and good communication to help all patients make the best decisions when it comes to their oral health.
On a personal note, Dr. Yousef is also Trilingual: fluent in English, Russian and Farsi In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his family and friends, and he is passionate about fitness, wellness and personal growth.
Dr. Ana Meyhami
Dr. Ana Meyhami is a graduate of Azad University dental school of Tehran, Iran. After dental school, she relocated to Canada with her family in 2011 and received her second Doctor of Dental Surgery ( DDS ) degree in 2015. While she was preparing for her National Dental Board Exams of Canada( NDEB ), she had the great chance to volunteer at very well known prosthodontics specialist office in Toronto as a crash course in professionalism and gained fascinating experiences. She also took a year of residency in prosthodontics in Rochester, New York in 2014.
Dr. Ana is committed to advanced continuing education and derives great professional fulfillment to educate her patients and provide optimal standard general dentistry services. Her philosophy is treating patients with respect, kindness and efficient care. She has a special interest in Cosmetics, Endodontics and Restorative Dentistry and implantology.
She is a member in good standing of the Ontario Dental Association(ODA), Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario(RCDSO) and Academy of General Dentistry(AGD).
Dr. Ana is fluent in Farsi and English and is regularly engaging in physical activities like exercising, swimming and enjoys snowboarding during winter.
Carolyn - Registered Dental Hygienist
Carolyn is a registered dental hygienists who actively pursues continuing education courses in order to provide patients with the best care. She is on top of the current guidelines of infection control and practice safety.
Carolyn truly enjoys her profession and taking great care of her patients. She is a professional that believes in wellness through healthy eating, running and fitness pursuits. Carolyn keeps busy with her 3 university kids and a female golden retriever named Bailey. She believes in a positive outlook on life!
Stephanie - Registered Dental Hygienist
Stephanie is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated with honours from The Toronto College of Dental Hygiene and Auxiliaries. Originally from Winnipeg, Manitoba Stephanie began her journey through the dental world when she took a two year dental technology course in 2009. This was when she realized her passion for dentistry, which brought her down the path of dental hygiene. She decided to move to Toronto after completing her first year at the University or Winnipeg.
Her number one influencer would be her father. At a young age Stephanie saw the extreme troubles her father faced with his oral hygiene and how a trip to the dental office would cause severe anxiety. Not only does Stephanie practice with the highest quality of care, she makes a great effort to ensure that her patients are as comfortable as possible before beginning treatment. Stephanie's big smile, positive attitude and warm personality will help brighten your day and allow you to relax during your time spent here at Willowdale dental.
Stephanie is a health and nutrition enthusiast. On her free time she is always being active, whether it be in the gym at the crack of dawn, being outdoors, or being involved with sports. Health and fitness is definitely a passion and priory in Stephanie’s life, whether it be your smile and general health or your body.
Kim - Dental Assistant II
Kim graduated Seneca College in 1978 with her Dental Assisting Level II Certification. Since then, she has worked with Dr. Sokalsky for most of her dental career. Kim enjoys interacting with the patients to ensure their confidence and comfort during their appointments. She is committed to providing the best quality care available to maintain excellence in their dental health. When not at the office Kim enjoys spending time with her 3 children, family and friends especially at the cottage. Her interests include music, reading and sport activities.