Confederation Dental Mississauga Team
At Confederation Dental our friendly and caring staff are committed to supporting your oral health and achieving an aesthetically flattering smile. We are constantly improving our technical skills and upgrading technologies.
We believe in educating and encouraging our patients to become more proactive in maintaining a lifetime of oral health. We understand that the foundation for optimum oral health is based upon a healthy dentist/patient partnership encompassing mutual trust, respect, understanding and support.
Meet the Dentists!
Dr. Paramjit Kaur
Dr. Kaur graduated from McGill University with her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree in 2014.She is a member of the Ontario Dental Association, ADA, Canadian Dental Association and Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario.
After graduating with a Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree, she moved to Ontario and practicing dentistry since then. She has a keen interest in Aesthetic and Cosmetic dentistry. She has taken numerous hands-on continuing education courses in wisdom tooth extraction, Implantolgy, as well as in Cosmetic & Aesthetic dentistry. She is certified Implant Provider.
She brings a fresh and modern approach to dentistry, with the same compassion and care that is the standard to our practice philosophy. She gets tremendous gratification from working with her team members to make patients feel at ease while achieving their goals in improving their smiles and dental health. She strives to provide the most caring and warm Dental experience possible for all of our patients. Dr Kaur is known for her friendly, easy-going, and comforting chair-side manner.
Dr. Kaur speaks English, Tagalog, Urdu, Hindi & Punjabi.
Dr. Michael Zhu
Dr. Michael Zhu graduated from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry after receiving an Honours Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. During his time in the Faculty of Dentistry, Dr. Zhu had an active role in giving back to the community, as the Vice President of the Dental Students Society, Director of Graduation and Orientation, and Vice President of Xi Psi Phi. Dr. Zhu is also a proud recipient of the Partridge Luks Award for his contributions towards the Faculty of Dentistry.
Since graduation, Dr. Zhu has stayed up to date with the latest research in clinical dentistry. He has completed a mini-residency in Implant placement and restoration, as well as courses in oral surgery, endodontics, sleep dentistry, and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Zhu grew up in Mississauga and is proud to be able to give back to this community by helping his patients achieve beautiful, long-lasting and healthy smiles.
Dr. Zhu is an active member of the Ontario Dentist’s Association (ODA), Royal College of Dental Surgeons Ontario (RCDSO), Canadian Dental Association (CDA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD), Halton-Peel Dental Association (HPDA), and a past President of the Chinese Canadian Dental Society (CCDS).
Dr. Zhu is fluent in English and Mandarin Chinese.
Dr. Hady Saleh, Dentist (DDS)
Dr. Hady Saleh was born and raised in Southwestern Ontario. His undergraduate education was completed partially in Florida and partially in Vancouver, at The University of British Columbia. Upon completing dental school in 1997 at The University of Louisville, he pursued an additional year at Miami Valley Hospital in Dayton Ohio, in a General Practice Residency to further hone his dental skills. After his residency, Dr. Saleh joined a large multi-specialist group practice as a general dentist and was in private practice in Ohio until 2011.
Before returning to Canada, Dr. Saleh also practiced dentistry in Saudi Arabia, which allowed him to travel extensively throughout the Middle East, Asia, and North Africa. Dr. Saleh enjoys reading, golf, skiing, and a good work out.
Dr Makinde (DDS)
Dr Makinde graduated from Cardiff University (United Kingdom) with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree and worked in the UK before moving to Canada. She is a friendly and empathetic dentist who enjoys providing all aspects of general dentistry and ensures she creates time to address her patients concerns. Dr Makinde is committed to providing the most up to date and beneficial treatment and regularly attends continuing education courses to ensure her patients are always receiving the best care possible. She is also a member of the Ontario Dental Association (ODA) and Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). In her spare time she enjoys travelling, exercising and spending time with family and friends.
Meet The Team!
She believes that obtaining good health starts with each person’s oral health.
Trang has been part of the team at Confederation Dental since May 2016. She attended CDI College in Ottawa, Ontario and graduated in 2008. Trang takes great pride in her work and continues to grow with daily patient interaction. In her spare time she enjoys cooking, spending time with family and friends and doing esthetics.
Aqsa joined the team at Confederation Dental in early 2020 as our receptionist. She takes pride in her position, puts her all toward her work to maintain the system order, and is always ready to greet you with a smile. She is going to be studying Dental Hygiene in Toronto starting in 2021. As a dental hygienist her focus is going to be providing high quality care to her patients and educating them on how to maintain good oral health.
Heywood Chu, BScH, MBA, Office Manager
Heywood graduated with deans placement from the University of Toronto, Rotman School of Business with a Master of Business Administration. She is a health sciences and B2B technology professional with experience with Solutions Architecture and implementation consulting. When Heywood is not travelling for work, she enjoys cooking, hiking, and exploring the world.