Meet Our Doctors


Dr. Michael Chow


Dr. Michael Chow holds a Masters in Dental Anaesthesiology and is one of the few dentists in Ontario who holds a board certified specialty status in this area of expertise. Dr. Chow graduated from the University of Toronto and was awarded the Tim Lykos Memorial Scholarship by the Faculty of Dentistry. In year 2008, he enrolled in the three years of training in the Masters Dental Anaesthesia program. This program involves major rotations at the Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto East General Hospital, Toronto Generial Hospital, as well as Sunny Brook hospital. 

In addition to providing dental and anaesthetic care for our office, Dr. Chow has always been involved with clinical educations at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto, He currently teaches dental anaesthesia to both the undergraduate class and Anaesthesia residents in the graduate program.

Dr. Phaneendra Kumar Kodali

Dr. Kodali is a compassionate dentist with 18 years of experience in dental practice.

Dr. Kodali graduated with a degree of Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree (B.D.S.) from Bangalore University in 1999. He then went on and graduated in 2008 with a Master of Dental Surgery (M.D.S.) in prosthodontics from Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences in India.

In 2015, Dr. Kodali came to Canada, and completed the National Dental Examination Board of Canada’s accredited program in 2017!

Dr. Kodali is a strong believer in continuing education, focusing on preventative dentistry. He also has a keen interest in prosthodontics, including crowns and bridges, implants, endodontics, oral surgery, periodontics and cosmetic dentistry.

Dr. Kodali believes good listening skills and working with his patients allows them to be an integral part of their treatment plans.

Dr. Kodali can speak English, Telugu, Kannada, and Hindi. He likes spending his free time with family and friends.

“I feel my profession has given me reward, responsibility, and most importantly, the gift of serving people, which is the best gift of all” Dr. Kodali



Dr. Kai Wu

Dr. Kai completed his degree in Microbiology before pursuing his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Manitoba. He is a board certified general dentist and has been practicing since 2015.

He enjoys the comprehensive scope of general dentistry and has taken many continuing education courses since graduation to expand his field of practice. Some of his continuing education courses including:computer-aided design and computer-aided manufacturing (Cerec) fixed prosthesis; Medical emergencies; Nitrous oxide & oral sedation; Impact molar (wisdom) teeth extraction; Platelet-rich fibrin/plasma; Placement and restoration of implants.

You will find Dr. Kai has a pleasant and gentle chair side manner and is very approachable. He strives to make your visit to the dental office as relaxing as possible.

Dr. Afshan Raeesa Ahmed

Dr. Ahmed has successfully obtained her credentials as an international dental surgeon in 3 countries: Canada and UAE and KSA.

She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2007 .She practiced as a general dentist in her homeland for 2 years. While practicing she became a Research Fellow institute of Dental Science and issued numbers of papers in international journals. In 2010 she moved to Canada and successfully completed NDEB equivalency process and got her license as a general dentist. Dr. Ahmed is a firm believer in continuing education and attends numerous courses in all areas of dentistry including dental implants, esthetic and restorative dentistry, Invisalign and pediatric dentistry. She is also an active member of Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and Ontario Dental Association.

Dr. Ahmed is an honest and caring practitioner, who takes great pride in providing the highest quality of treatment possible. She enjoys treating patients of all ages; working with children and helping them improve their confidence as they grow into young adults, as well as treating adult patients, to help them smile wide.

When she is not straightening teeth, she enjoys spending quality time with her family She enjoys travelling, photography, and painting.

Dr. Dao

Dr. Dao was born and raised in France. He moved to the US to complete his undergraduate degree in California before completing his doctor of dental surgery degree at New York University in 2010. He also completed a General Practice Residency where he received further training on Dental Implants, Oral surgery, Fixed Prosthodontics, and other areas of dentistry. Since then, Dr. Dao has been practicing and providing dental services to a wide range of patients in Maine & Ottawa before practicing in the GTA and Waterloo Wellington area. Dr. Dao constantly tries to become even more proficient by learning new techniques through continuing education courses and strives to provide excellent dental care and to make patients comfortable and welcome.