Meet Our Dentists

Dr. Hemal Patel, B.D.S.

Dr. Patel received his Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) in 2007, graduating from the Coorg Institute of Dental Sciences (India). Dr. Patel received his NDEB equivalency in 2015, after completing the courses he received his Dental Licence in Canada in 2016. Since completing his licensing for Dental Implants Dr.Patel has been working with Dr. Raja Sandhu on full mouth restorations. Observing advanced techniques such as the Trefoil System. Dr. Patel strongly believes in patient comfort, and also provides Dental Sedation for any patients who may have any nerves about dental work.

Dr. Patel takes pride in his warm and professional chair-side manner and is excited to discuss any questions you may have. He also tries to be available to his patients 24/7.

When not in the office Dr. Patel loves to spend time with his family. He married the love of his life Smrutika in 2012 and welcomed a son Aarav in 2014. He can also be found working at Dentistry@Perth and Dentistry@Winchester.

Professional Milestones:
  • Trained 300 Dentists in 3 years
  • Dental Lecturer in India
  • Completed Licensing for Dental Implants

Dr. Krishna Patel, B.D.S.

Dr.Krishna Patel

Dr. Krishna Patel graduated in 2011 from Dharmsinh Desai University in India with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery. Following graduation, she worked as a head dentist for two years in a dental clinic and for one year at a public health center. It was during this time she also organized several fundraisers for NGO’s in India.

In 2014 she moved to Vancouver, BC, and attended Fairleigh Dickinson University where she graduated with her Master of Administrative Science with a concentration in Global Health and Human Services Administration.

It was in 2017 she completed her National Dental Examination Equivalency and was able to start her dental career here in Canada at which time she moved to Ottawa and started her career with Dentistry@Perth and Dentistry@Montreal Square, where not only does she practice all scopes of general dentistry, she also obtained her certificate in Oral Moderate Sedation to offer her patients of all ages. Currently, you can find her working at our Winchester locations and at Dentistry@Kemptville.

Although Dr. Patel spent many years on her studies she maintained her passion for dancing and won several dance competitions. She was married in 2016 and is currently living in Ottawa with her husband, Dr. Harsh Patel, and their daughter. She is a firm believer in “there is no elevator to success, you have to take the stairs and this is why she works hard and gives her best towards all patient care.

Michael Lima - Denturist

Michael Lima

Born and raised in Ottawa, Michael Lima DD was inspired by his family’s passion in the dental field and decided to pursue a career in Denturism after attending Carleton University.

Graduating in 2014 from George Brown College, he soon began working as a Denturist at his family-owned clinic. Michael Lima DD focuses on patient care with an emphasis on comfort, privacy and respect for his patients’ denture needs. His goal is to provide each patient with a prosthesis which is both aesthetically and functionally pleasing.

In his spare time, Michael’s hobbies include spending time with family and friends, as well as traveling. He also has a passion for cycling and greatly enjoys the outdoors.

Dr. Raja Sandhu, B.D.S., D.M.D.

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Dr. Raja Sandhu is a graduate of Tufts University School of Dental Medicine class of 2004. Dr. Sandhu has been practising dentistry for the last 14 years in the Ottawa area.


  • Tufts University- Doctor of Dental Medicine - 2004
  • ADOCS Education- Oral Sedation Dentistry - 2008

Dr Sandhu currently resides in Manotick with his wife who is a dental hygienist and part of our team, his three children and his little pet guinea pig. If you are looking for him in his spare time, he may be found on hole #9 of the golf course or out on the river with his family.

Dr. Raja Sandhu & Dr. Gurfateh Sandhu

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