Dr. Jeff Wakeford - General Dentist
Dr. Jeff Wakeford attended the University of Calgary to complete a Bachelor of Science degree in Molecular Biology and then graduated from the University of Alberta with a Doctorate in Dental Surgery degree in 2008.
In 2011, Dr. Wakeford purchased Wentworth Family Dental and has focused on it’s growth and customer service to his wide and devoted patient base. Dr. Wakeford always takes the time to explain dental procedures and treatment options to his patients and puts a priority on making them feel calm and comfortable in the dental environment.
In order to provide the highest standard of care to his patients, Dr. Wakeford dedicates a lot of time to continuing education. He has completed advanced dental training at the Scottsdale Centre for Dentistry focussing on the latest technology that allows dental restorations to be made in a single dental appointment.
In his free time, Dr. Wakeford enjoys skiing, running, fitness training and playing with his two French Bulldogs and traveling around the world. Dr. Wakeford has traveled to remote areas in Guatemala and Venezuela with the dental charities Dentistry for All and Kindness in Action to provide dental care to those in under-privileged and under-served areas.
“Being a great dentist is not just about treating teeth but also about building relationships and taking the time to educate patients about their oral health.”
Dr. Jeff Wakeford
Dr. Dionysius David - General Dentist
Dr. Dionysius David is a general dentist that graduated from the University of Alberta Dental School in 1998. Since then, he has worked in various locations in the province including remote regions of High Level and Jasper. In 2001, Dr. David returned to Calgary and has been working there ever since.
Volunteer work is an important aspect to Dr. David’s life. He has provided dental work in Central America during four different occasions in Guatemala and Nicaragua. Outside of dentistry he has also proven to be a valuable volunteer by providing his time for associations such as Calgary Between Friends Club, APA Program Talisman, Project Grow, CUPS One World, and the Ride to Conquer Cancer. Most recently he has volunteered for Habitats for Humanity, and the Every Woman Foundation.
In Dr. David’s personal life, he enjoys competing in triathlons, marathons, hiking, snowshoeing, skiing and yoga.
“My focus is to promote healthy relationships for patients based on trust, quality of work and professionalism”
Dr. Dionysius David
Dr. Joni Landry - General Dentist
Dr. Joni Landry is a native Calgarian. She graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Alberta in 2007 and has been practicing in Calgary ever since. She also holds a Bachelor of Education degree from the University of Alberta in Elementary Education and takes great pride is making your child’s dental experience a positive one.
Dr. Landry enjoys the artistic side of dentistry and helping patients take pride in their smiles. Her special interests in dentistry include restorative dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, and Invisalign, as well as dental care for children.
Dr. Landry has a busy life outside of dentistry and loves spending time with her three small children and wonderful husband Patrick.
“I believe in taking the time to truly understand a patient’s needs, ensuring they receive the care and attention needed to provide the best experience possible.”
Dr. Joni Landry
Dr. Richard Palmer - General Dentist
Dr. Richard Palmer is a native of Alberta who has been practicing dentistry in Calgary for the past 20 years. He received both B.Sc. and D.D.S. degrees from the University of Alberta and also received a degree in medicine from the University of Calgary.
While Dr. Palmer is a general dentist he focuses his treatment to primarily endodontic (root canal) treatments.
He has a passion for cooking and finding new recipes, which he shares with his lovely wife and his five wonderful children.
“I am committed to continued education to ensure I provide the best dentistry has to offer”
Dr. Richard Palmer
Dr. Sanaz Abadi - General Dentist
Dr. Abadi was raised in Waterloo, Ontario. After completing 2 years at the University of Waterloo in Electrical Engineering, she realized her passion is Dentistry and completed her Bachelors of Science at the University of Waterloo. She went on to complete her dental education at Boston University and continued to practice dentistry in Southern California and in 2011 moved to Calgary.
Dr. Abadi believes the health of the Oral Cavity is an integral part of one’s overall health. She is passionate about patient education and preventative dentistry. Dr. Abadi is also well educated and trained in management of Sleep Apnea and snoring.
When Dr. Abadi is not practicing Dentistry, she enjoys spending time with her husband Pete and their 2 small children. Her favourite hobbies are cooking, baking and home improvement projects.
“My goal is to help my patients have an enjoyable and informative dental experience. I believe knowledge is the first step to prevention and great dental health”
Dr. Sanaz Abadi