Dr. Neeraj Bansal, DDS
Dr. Neeraj Bansal received his Bachelors of Dental Surgery (BDS) from Punjabi University, India in the year of 2000. Dr. Bansal delved into the concepts of dentistry, and went on to receive his Masters of Dental Surgery (MDS) in Periodontics from SDM college of Dental Sciences, India. Dr. Bansal was excited to share his knowledge and love of dentistry therefore decided to spend time teaching in a dental school from 2005 to 2009. Dr. Bansal graduated with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery (DDS) from the prestigious institution UCSF School of Dentistry, San Francisco in 2013. He graduated with honours in clinical dentistry and endodontics. As a student there, he took elective courses in Implant Dentistry.
Dr. Bansal has vast experience in periodontal management and surgical procedures ranging from extractions to grafting. In fact, counting his past year achievements, he has done several courses, in order to explore the dentistry further. He believes “If you want something new, you have to stop doing something old”. Therefore, he has received certifications in the field of:
Oral Sedation - Sleep Dentistry - University of Toronto, 2013
Crown Lengthening – Perio Institute, 2014
Soft Tissue grafting – Perio Institute, 2014
Perio-Surgery – Perio Institute, 2014
Implants - Mini Residency – Toronto Institute of Dental Excellence, 2014
Teeth in a Day – Toronto, 2016
Fellowship ICOI - New Orleans, 2017
Dr. Bansal has devoted his career to learning everything about, and advancing, innovative dental techniques and materials. His combination of cutting-edge dental technology, along with his vast experience and his artistic eye, means that he can transform a smile painlessly. Dr. Bansal possesses a warm and friendly "chair-side" manner, and it is his innate warmth, patience and sincerity that make the difference in his care. His patients often comment that he is a "meticulous perfectionist" who offers the highest level of skill along with a friendly and optimistic personality. He will listen to your concerns and will address each of them in his treatment as he cares about patients through spending time with them, and acting as a consultant or advisor for their dental health. He employs the latest equipment and techniques to provide a predictable and pain-free experience.
Aside from practicing specialized dentistry, Dr. Bansal likes music, watching movies and playing tennis. He lives in Ottawa, Ontario with his beautiful dentist wife and their 7 year old son. We are very excited he has joined our team and look forward to many years of providing the best possible patient care with him.
"Knowing is not enough, we must apply; willingness is not enough, we must do."
Dr Rajdeep Ghai
This quote from the past signifies Dr Rajdeep Ghai’s approach to life as well as profession. He believes that bringing a smile to his patients in agony is the biggest reward to him.
With over 25 years of professional experience, Dr Ghai has a great passion for learning and bringing forth latest innovations for the benefits of his patients. After graduating in Dentistry from Punjabi University, Dr Ghai started his own practice immediately.
In his quest for knowledge and interest in the latest technology to support his chosen profession, Dr Ghai attended numerous continuous education and hands on courses and workshops.
As a foreign-trained dentist he immigrated to Canada in 2009 and achieved certification from The National Dental Examination Board of Canada and licensing from the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario.
He believes that there is no substitute to hard work and giving ones best. He has passion for sports and keeps himself physically and mentally healthy with yoga and meditation.
"Happiness doesn’t lie in pleasure but in relief from pain."
Dr. Raja Sandhu, B.D.S, D.M.D
Dr. Raja Sandhu received his Bachelors of Dental Surgery Degree after completing five years of dental training at Punjabi University in India. In 2004 Dr. Sandhu graduated from Boston’s Tufts University with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine.
In 2007 Dr. Sandhu received his certification in Laser Dentistry. He is very impressed with the efficiency and comfort laser technology provides his patients. Dr. Sandhu also provides Sedation Dentistry to his patients who feel nervous about their dental appointments. Providing this service is a great benefit for his patients so that they can continue to maintain their oral health and feel comfortable and at ease throughout the entire procedure.
Dr. Sandhu completed training and received his certification from the Landera Ranch Implant Institute in Markham, Toronto.
Dr. Sandhu is proud to receive a fellowship and mastership from American Dental Implant Association.
Certified in Moderate Oral Sedation
Fellowship and mastership from American Dental Implant Association in Dental Implants
Dr. Sandhu lives in Brockville his home along with his wife, his parents and two daughters.
Dr. Sandhu always welcomes new patients.
Kristy, Dental Hygiene
Kristy was born in Ottawa and moved to Renfrew just before entering high school. She graduated with honors from the Dental Hygiene program at Algonquin College in 2010. Kristy joined the Dentistry@Arnprior office in January 2016 to cover a maternity leave, and is now a permanent part of the team of both the Dentistry@Arnprior and Dentistry@Renfrew team! She enjoys the outdoor activities that the Ottawa Valley offers, such as snowboarding, four wheeling, canoeing and hiking.
"Share a Smile everywhere you go!"
Jordyn, Dental Assistant
Jordyn was born and raised on the East Coast and with a father in the military traveled around from province to province. Jordyn attended Oulton College and graduated as a level 2 dental assistant in 2015. She currently lives in Galetta with her boyfriend and cat Tux. In her spare time Jordyn enjoys fishing and spending time outdoors. She frequently visits her family in New Brunswick and makes time to soak up the sun and ocean water by the beach.
"A smile is the prettiest thing you can ever wear."
Ceallaigh, Office Manager
Ceallaigh (spoken as Kayla) was born in Oshawa, Ontario. Her family moved to the Metcalfe area outside of Ottawa until the age of 12, at which time she moved with her mother to Belfast, Northern Ireland. She went on to graduate from Lincoln University, England with a BSc (Hons) in forensic science. With her newly attained skills, Ceallaigh became a reporting forensic scientist with a specialization in fibers. Ceallaigh decided to move back to Canada along with her fiancee, to be closer to her brothers.
Mylene, Dental Hygienist/Assistant
Mylene grew up on the Canadian East Coast before moving to Petawawa during her teenage years. She graduated from the dental hygiene program at College Boréal in the year of 2012. While leading an experiential lifestyle she has lived and worked as a dental assistant in the territory of Nunavut and a dental hygienist in Switzerland. She has since moved back to Canada to join the Dentistry@Arnprior team where she exudes her passion and integrity throughout the practice. Being a Jill-of-all-trades she is able to work skillfully as a dental hygienist as well as a dental assistant. Not only that, but Mylene is also one of our bilingual team members being able to speak both English and French. You can find Mylene skiing and spending as much time as she can out and about meeting people.
"We all smile in the same language."
Courtney, Dental Assistant
Courtney is a native of Braeside and is thrilled to be working in her home community. Courtney graduated from Everest College as a Level 2 dental assistant with honours and spent 3 years working in Ottawa, gaining experience in general dentistry and orthodontics. Following the arrival of her daughter, Courtney dedicated time to raising her family. She is now excited to join the field of dental assisting with Dentistry@Arnprior.When not assisting, she loves spending time with her family, camping, coaching T-Ball, gardening, music, singing, and vacationing to Cape Breton.
"Life is what happens when you're busy making other plans."
Ashley, Marketing Coordinator
Ashley was born and was raised in Ottawa, Ontario. With her three-year diploma from Algonquin College studying Advertising and Marketing Communications Management, Ashley joined the D@A team in March of 2019. She was always the creative one in her group of friends and was soon to find out her career in marketing would excel and bring out the best of her abilities. In her free time, she loves to spend time with family and friends, and sit down to enjoy the occasional Netflix binge.
“The World of Achievement Has Always Belonged to the Optimist”
Emily, Dental Assistant
Emily was born and raised in Perth, ON. After graduating high school, she attended Algonquin College in Ottawa, ON for 2 years, graduating from the Pre-Health Sciences program in 2008, and from the Dental Assisting (Levels I & II) program in 2009. She has been a member of the ODAA for 10 years. Not long after graduating from Dental Assisting, Emily accepted a great opportunity to work in Iqaluit, NU to expand her dental knowledge. After working there for 7 years, Emily and her daughter moved back to Arnprior in 2016 to be closer to family. Arnprior has always been a home away from home, as she spent a lot of her time visiting family here growing up. Emily is excited to be working closer to home with a great team, as well as getting to know everyone in the area.
Tara was born and raised in Renfrew where she still resides with her husband. Tara graduated from the Nursing Unit Clerk program at Algonquin College in 2018. She joined the Dentistry@Renfrew team as a dental administrator in June 2019 and brought over her many years of customer service to become a great asset to the team. In her spare time, she enjoys relaxing by the pool, four wheeling and spending time with her three children.
“A Warm Smile is the Universal Language of Kindness.”