Our Hamilton dental office Team

When you call or come in for your appointment, you can count on professional service with a personal touch.

Dr. Phalguni sougaijam Dentist
Dr. Phalguni Sougaijam

Dr. Sougaijam has over 15 years of experience practicing general dentistry. His area of focus and experience lies in oral surgery ranging from simple to complicated extractions including impacted wisdom teeth, aesthetic/cosmetic and restorative dentistry (crowns, bridges etc), implants, and has lots of experience working with kids and geriatric patients. He is Certified and experienced in conscious sedation and currently serves as a faculty member at Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto.

Dr. Audrius Gureckas
Dr. Audrius Gureckas

Dr. Audrius Gureckas, known by staff and patients as Dr. G, graduated from the University of Western Ontario in 1978 with a Doctor of Dentistry degree. He continued further orthodontic training at the University of Detroit in the continuing education department for several years as well as courses at University of Toronto and other independent courses.

Dr. Audrius Gureckas is a general practitioner providing full orthodontic services for patients at a general practitioners fee schedule.

Dr. Zeena Shaya
Dr. Zeena Shaya

Dr. Zeena Shaya graduated from the University of Toronto in 2012. She obtained her first degree in 1999 from the University of Baghdad, Faculty of Dentistry. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry and likes to perform complicated surgical extractions, root canals, and esthetic dentistry. She enjoys working with children and gigatrtic patients.

Dr. Shaya is a member of The Ontario Dental Association, The Academy of General Dentistry and The Niagara Peninsula Dental Association. She continuously enrolls in dental education courses, so she can stay up to date with the ever changing technology within the dental field.

Dr. Maher Naji Dentist
Dr. Maher Naji

Dr. Naji has more than twenty five years of experience in dental surgery; graduating from Dalhousie University. He successfully completed the American and Canadian board certification. Between the U.S.A. and Canada, Dr. Naji completed 2 years of courses and trainings in the field of Implant Dentistry, and comprehensive training program in oral rehabilitation and received his training and certification in intravenous sedation and advanced cardiac life support.

Dr. Naji is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and a member of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID) and has completed different courses in the surgical extraction of wisdom teeth, endodontic therapy for root canals, periodontal surgery, cosmetic dentistry, laser dentistry, and Invisalign aligners.

Dr. Naji works as an associate in Welland, Niagara Falls, and Fenworth Hamilton. He focuses his practice on treating the entire family, providing the highest standards of care.

Dr. Naji speaks English, Romanian, and Arabic and he enjoys swimming and soccer. Dr. Naji and his wife have four kids. He looks forward to treating your dental needs, and providing you a smile with lasting impressions.

Dr. Rana Mahmoud Dentist
Dr. Rana Mahmoud

Dr. Mahmoud is a passionate dentist who’s constantly pursuing education and training in all aspects of dentistry to refine her skills, expand her knowledge and maintain the highest standards of dental care for her patients. To name a few, Dr. Mahmoud attended many continuous education Courses at The University of Toronto including 1-year implant residency, cone beam (3D) radiography, Root Canals treatment, cosmetic and working on paediatric patients under sedation in addition to being certified to deliver nitrous oxide sedation.

Dr. Rana is known among her patients and colleagues as knowledgeable, friendly and compassionate dentist. Her calm approach and friendly smile combined with her patience and attention to details, makes her an excellent caring dentist who puts patients’ needs first and foremost.

A member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and Ontario Dental Association since 2012. Before that, Dr. Rana was practicing dentistry in Iraq for 3 years and Dubai for 6 years. Dr. Rana received her Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) degree from Faculty of Dentistry at University of Baghdad, Iraq in 2001.

Dr. Rana is a mom for 3 kids, lives in Milton, Ontario with her family. When she’s not busy with her patients, she enjoys travelling, gardening, swimming and spending time with her family. She also considers herself a member of Milton’s community, actively participating in events and organizations that help support Milton’s community.

Umesh Prabhu Denturist
Umesh Prabhu

Umesh Prabhu earned his bachelor of dental surgery degree in India before completing his diploma at the George Brown College in Toronto in denturism. He has more than fifteen years of experience in the dental field. He is a member of the Dental Association of Ontario and the South Asian Dental Association. Outside the office, Umesh enjoys spending time with his wife, Kavita and son, Udit. He can often be found playing cricket, basketball and computer games with his son.

Dr. Shazia Gul Dentist
Dr. Shazia Gul

Dr. Shazia Gul completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery from USA. She is well versed in all aspects of General Dentistry. She keeps herself updated through continuing education courses and workshops. She has taken courses in Oral Sedation and Nitrous, Aesthetic Dentistry, Endodontics and Patient Management. Her gentle demeanor puts anxious patients to ease. She loves to work with children.

Outside of dentistry, she loves to read, listen to music and spend time outdoors with her husband and 2 children.

Yicel Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

Shannon Dental Assistant

Dental Assistant

Tabitha Office Manager

Office Manager

Tanya Treatment Co-ordinator

Treatment Co-ordinator

Cindy Office Admin

Office Admin

Cathie Office Admin

Office Admin

Barbara Hygiene Co-ordinator

Hygiene Co-ordinator
Office Admin

Miriam Hygienist


Rita Hygienist


Christel Hygienist