DENTAL STUDIO GROUP | Family Dentist in London, Ontario
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Dr. Roop Mangat, DDS
Dr. Mangat grew up in St. Thomas, Ontario. He is the younger of the two brothers. He attended the University of Western Ontario where he received his undergraduate degree of Scholar’s Electives with designation in mathematics & statistics (with distinction). Later he attended the University of Toronto where he received his degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.). Dr. Mangat has been in practice since 2002 working first in Toronto and then in London in 2006. Dr. Mangat enjoys living in London because it provides a true sense of community and is his preferred area to live and work. Dr. Mangat’s patients will tell you that he has a cheerful, optimistic attitude, and a great sense of humour. He is also always ready for a robust conversation! All the while Dr. Mangat never loses sight of providing quality dental care. Moreover, Dr. Mangat enjoys all areas of dentistry with a particular interest and skill in implant dentistry. When Dr. Mangat is not at the Dental Studio he enjoys quality time with friends & family, and attends hockey games whether it be the London Knights at Bud Gardens or the Toronto Maple Leafs at the Air Canada Centre. He is also an avid runner, and works out at the gym on a daily basis.
Certification/Professional Memberships Bachelor of Science with Distinction, University of Western Ontario Doctor of Dental Surgery, University of Toronto Ontario Dental Association Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario London District Dental Society
Dr. Navi Mangat, DDS
Dr. Mangat grew up in St. Thomas, Ontario. He is the oldest of two brothers both of whom are dentists. He attended the University of Western Ontario where he received his undergraduate degree in chemistry, and then continued onto the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry where he received his degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.). Dr. Mangat has been in practice since 1999. He particularly enjoys the small town atmosphere, and as a result is available at both the Ailsa Craig and South London dental offices. Patients appreciate Dr. Mangat’s easy-going gentle approach, and the additional care he takes to explain dental procedures. He has been treating the same patients for years focussing on preventative dentistry and general care.
Dr. Mangat truly is the heart of the Dental Studio ensuring that patients receive the best care from the teams at each of the dental offices.
When Dr. Mangat is not delivering dental care, and overseeing the business he enjoys quality time with friends & family, exploring his passion for older cars, and is an avid fitness enthusiast with special interests in hockey, tennis, and going to the gym daily.
Certification/Professional Memberships Bachelor of Science, University of Western Ontario Doctor of Dental Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario Ontario Dental Association Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario London District Dental Society
Dr. Mark Fantegrossi, DDS
Dr. Mark grew up in Georgetown, Ontario along with one younger sister. He attended the University of Toronto where he received his Honours Bachelor of Science with a Specialist in Health and Disease Human Biology. He then continued onto the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry to obtain his degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) where as a candid leader, he served as Class President for two years and in his fourth year, President of the Dental Students Society (U.W.O.D.S.S.). Dr. Mark was a natural fit for Dental Studio and joined Dr. Navi Mangat at the South London dental office in 2011. He quickly became an important part of the team. Dr. Mark continues to demonstrate confidence in his dentistry and the ability to create a comfortable, relaxed environment for his patients. As an avid learner he attends as many continuing education courses as possible to keep informed of the latest materials and techniques that dentistry has to offer, most recently sedation dentistry. When Dr. Mark has down time from dentistry, he enjoys quality time with friends and his growing family! As an immense Canadian sports fan, he spends a lot of time following the Leafs, Raptors and Jays. His time is also occupied on the golf course or training to run in marathons.
Certification/Professional Memberships Honours Bachelor of Science, University of Toronto Doctor of Dental Surgery, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario Ontario Dental Association Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario London District Dental Society
Dr. Henry Kim, DDS
Dr. Kim attended the University of Western Ontario for two years before pursuing his dental education at the University of Toronto. He obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2003, passing with Honours. Since his graduation, Dr. Kim has been working in private practice.
In order to stay current and progressive in all aspects of general dentistry, he has taken numerous continuing dental education courses. These courses include advanced restorative dentistry, rotary endodontics (root canals), Invisalign® (nearly invisible braces) and the restoration of dental implants, just to name a few. Dr. Kim has always prided himself in being able to provide quality dental care in a friendly and professional manner.
Dr. Lalit Kapoor, DDS
Dr. Lalit Kapoor has enjoyed practicing in the field of dentistry for past 27 years. He has had the opportunity to work in different countries, and with people of different religions, languages, and beliefs. Taking care of his patients and their oral needs brings him great satisfaction.
Dr. Kapoor completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at New York University College of Dentistry. He has since attended continuing education courses at ASM 2016 in Toronto, and adult oral moderate sedation at Chicago and pediatric oral moderate sedation at San Diego conducted by DOCS. His professional affiliations include the Royal College of Dental Surgeons, Ontario Dental Association, Canadian Dental Association, London District Dental Society, and the Dental Exchange Study Group.
Dr. Kapoor is originally from Amritsar, India, and has lived in London, Ontario for three years. His wife is a dentist working in London. They are blessed with two wonderful kids, a son who is attending his third year at Western University and a daughter who is in the eighth grade and is a competitive swimmer with LAC. Dr. Kapoor enjoys spending time with his family, going to the gym, gardening and volunteering work with Relay for Life.
Dr. Alice Lee, DDS
Dr. Alice Lee graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a degree in Basic Medical Science. She then moved on to pursue her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Toronto. After obtaining her dental degree, Dr. Lee has returned back home to London and has been practicing in private clinics since.
Dr. Lee puts priority in providing compassionate care for her patients. She takes time to learn the concerns and values of her patients and strives to provide the best care for everyone. Her compassion for patients has taken her to underserved areas of Northern Ontario and to people with disabilities to treat patients with limited access to dental care.
Continuous learning and developing her skills and knowledge is very important to Dr. Lee. She invests her time attending continuous dental education courses such as Invisalign, and plans to take more courses in restorative, endodontic, and oral surgery to advance her skills. She is also an active member of various study groups and dental associations in order to stay current in the field of general dentistry.
Living with her family and a little dog in London, Dr. Lee loves spending time in nature, exploring different cities, and trying out different recipes.
Dr. Omar Dajani, DDS
Dr. Omar Dajani was born in Montreal, raised in Abu Dhabi, UAE before returning back to Canada in pursuit of his dream of becoming a dentist! Dr. Dajani completed his post-secondary education at the University of Waterloo and graduated with Honours in Biomedical Sciences. He then earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree with distinction from the Schulich School of Dentistry at Western University in London. Dr. Dajani loves all aspects of dentistry, but he particularly enjoys building friendly and lasting relationships with his patients. He is committed to providing his patients with the highest level of care and a comfortable experience. He is a strong believer in treating everyone like family. Dr. Dajani decided to stay in London where he met his beloved wife, Sarah. When Dr. Dajani is not in the clinic, he is spending it with family and friends. He maintains a healthy lifestyle and a sharp mind as he enjoys long-distance running and outdoor training.
Dr. Stephen Barlow, DDS
Born in Edmonton and raised in Vancouver, Dr. Barlow wanted to be a dentist from the earliest he can remember. His pursuit of this career led him through the University of British Columbia and the University of Western Ontario and eventually to Stratford where he practices general dentistry with his wife and partner Dr. Alida Smisek.
Dr. Anita Smisek, DDS
Dr. Smisek was born in Windsor, Ontario and raised in Kingsville. After high school, she completed her post secondary education at the University of Western Ontario in London where she graduated with degrees in Honours Bachelor of Science, Masters of Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1999.
Dr. Michael Gardner, DDS