About Us

Dr Shamil Hajee (right)

Going to the dentist has always been an enjoyable experience for Dr. Hajee, and with no surprise he decided to make a career out of it. Dr. Shamil Hajee grew up in Burnaby, where he graduated from Simon Fraser University with a B.Sc. in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry. After a brief period of working in Cancer Research, he went on to receive his D.M.D. from The University of Sydney, in Australia. During his time there, he was actively involved in the community as a volunteer in several outreach programs as well as providing dental care in under-serviced areas.

Dr. Hajee has a strong belief in taking the time to get to know his patients, specifically their needs and goals for their overall health. His objective is to work together with his patients to deliver the best possible dental care. Dr. Hajee is passionate about continuing education to further improve his skills and knowledge in all aspects of dentistry. His favourite aspects include: Restorative Dentistry, Oral Surgery as well as Cosmetic Dentistry to help his patients feel confident in their smile.

Outside of the clinic, Dr. Hajee enjoys spending time outdoors and staying active through activities such as running, hiking and cycling. He enjoys live music and comedy and is always looking for a good laugh. He is also an avid traveller and loves taking every opportunity to experience new food and culture with his wife, Nabila.

Dr Sepehr Rahmany (left)

Dr. Rahmany grew up in Ontario and attended the University of Ottawa for his undergraduate studies in Health Sciences. He then went on to the University of Western Ontario and obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Immediately after graduation, the beauty, landscape and climate of the West Coast drew him to the Lower Mainland. He practiced for 3 years as an associate dentist in offices in the Lower Mainland and Fraser Valley before purchasing the practice of Dr. John Richmond in 2006, and Dr. Greg Smith in 2010. With virtually no marketing, Dr. Rahmany and his team have increased the already-busy patient base by over 25% by reputation and satisfied patient referrals alone.

He is passionate about dentistry, a self-described “dental-nerd” :), and is regularly enhancing his training through continuing education. He has travelled extensively throughout North America attending dental conferences, conventions and seminars. His particular areas of interest are in Cosmetic Dentistry, Sedation, Oral Surgery, Implant dentistry and Gum surgery. Dr. Rahmany recently obtained Fellowship status with the American Dental Implant Association, is a member of the BITES Implant Institute and a member of the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation (DOCS). He is also a member of the B.C. Dental Association and a Board Certified member of the College of Dental Surgeons of B.C.