Our Instructors

Dr.Shadi Hamidiaval

Dr. Shadi Hamidiaval, a highly accomplished Oral and Maxillofacial Radiologist, received her General Dentistry degree from Shahid Beheshti University in 2011 before specializing in Oral and Maxillofacial Radiology. Upon achieving Board Certification in 2015, she has been showcasing a dedication to staying at the forefront of dental diagnostic technology. In addition, due to her passion for both clinical practice and business management, she acquired a PDD in Business Administration in Canada further enhancing her skills in healthcare administration.  

A member of the International Association of Dental Research (IADR), Dr. Shadi actively contributes to dental science and research. Dr. Shadi is currently a virtual instructor at Shahed University and Lorestan University since 2012. She has received notable awards for excellence in dentistry and business, including over 8 publications in prestigious journals like "Imaging Science in Dentistry." And as an author, she has penned two books, contributing valuable insights to the dental community.   

Furthermore, she has a global presence, having delivered over 15 presentations at conferences worldwide, including PDC. Dr. Shadi 's career is a testament to a relentless pursuit of knowledge, a commitment to patient care, and a passion for advancing the field of oral imaging. 

Dr.Mozhgan Kazemian

Dr. Mozhgan earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Mashhad University of Medical Sciences and further pursued specialization in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery at the same institution in Mashhad, Iran. Achieving board certification in 2012.  

In addition to her commitment to providing optimal patient care, Dr. Mozhgan is deeply passionate about education and contributing to academic advancements in dentistry. While managing her private practice in Mashad, she was an assistant professor in the Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Oral and Maxillofacial Disease Research Center, and the Dental School at Mashhad University of Medical Sciences. As well as lecturing and supervising various basic-advanced implant courses.  

Dr.Mozhgan’s achievements also include notable records of academic research publications in high-ranked journals, along with award-winning posters and oral presentations at scientific congresses. Recently, she took a bold step by initiating the process of continuing her career in the United States. 

Dr. Faisal Al Assadi

Dr. Faisal Al Assadi, BDS, PGCert HPE, MSc, Dip. Pros., FRCD(C) is a Certified Specialist in Prosthodontics and a Lecturer at The University of British Columbia (UBC). He obtained his MSc and residency training in Prosthodontics at UBC, Vancouver. 
Dr. Al Assadi is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and an active member of the Association of Prosthodontists of Canada and the American College of Prosthodontists. He is recognized for his research publications in digital workflows using intraoral scanners and 3D printing technology for the fabrication of aesthetic dental prostheses. 
Aside from providing aesthetic smile makeovers and functional rehabilitation to his patient; Dr. Al Assadi is global speaker on digital workflows in implant-supported rehabilitation for fully edentulous patients and educates undergraduate students in the Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) program as well as the Graduate Prosthodontics program at UBC.

Dr.Saeed Rafaei

Dr. Saeed has over 27 years of experience in dentistry, graduated from the faculty of Dentistry in Mashhad University of Medical Sciences in 1997. He worked in the Department of Surgery at Zahedan Dental School and opened a private dental clinic soon after.   

A member of the Canadian Dental Association, College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia, International Congress of Oral Implantology. Dr.Saeed has a background in extensive continued international training in Germany, Italy and Dubai and performs various procedures and complicated surgeries.  

Dr. Saeed was one of the pioneering dental implant surgeons and educators back in Iran. He was honoured to be a trusted advisor in the Middle East for German implant companies FMZ and Servo-Dental. Currently, he is a private practice owner in Port Coquitlam and Downtown, Vancouver. 

Dr. Saeed’s dedication to his continuous passion in dentistry and implantology has led him to become the founder and CTO of CanTech Dental.  

Dr. Alireza Jahangirnia

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon 

  • Master of Implantology NJ-USA 
  • Fellow of Laser in Dentistry Aachen-Germany 
  • Chairman of Maxillofacial and Plastic surgery in Erfan Niyayesh Hospital  
  • Medical Director and Surgeon in MidClinic Dubai