Dr. Firas Abdulmajeed.
In 1992 Dr. Firas Abdulmajeed received a BDS degree in Dentistry from Baghdad University, College of Dentistry. He then completed a one year internship at the Dental Speciality Centre in Baghdad. Following this he worked in private practice until 2010 where he and his family came to Canada.
In 2012 he was accepted at the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Western Ontario. He was then granted his second degree DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) from the University of Western Ontario in 2014.
From the very beginning of his dental practice Dr. Firas is experienced and interested in the areas of Implant dentistry, Cosmetic, Restorative, Digital CAD/CAM CEREC, and on working for patients under General Anesthetic. His biggest interest is in continuing education to keep up with the latest updates in the sciences of Dentistry to provide the highest standards of dental care to his patients.
Dr. Firas has proudly took over the ownership of Edward Street Dental in 2016, and is feeling grateful and blessed that his hard work finally put him in the best practice that any dentist could wish to join.
Dr. Firas is a busy father of four children and enjoys his free time with his family and spending time outdoors.
Dr.Firas is currently a member with the Ontario Dental Association, Canadian Dental Association, and the Royal College of Dental Surgeons Of Ontario.
Dr. Brian G.Waters, Practicing dentistry and anaesthesia.
Dr. Waters has been practicing dentistry and anaesthesia for 35 years, 25 of those years at Edward Street Dental. After graduating from the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Dentistry he interned at Sunnybrook Medical Centre followed by a residency in anaesthesia at Tuft’s New England Medical Center in Boston.
For many years Dr. Waters has been a clinical instructor in the graduate program of Dental Anaesthesia at the University of Toronto. He is a Diplomat of the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology and is the author of several journal articles pertaining to anaesthesia in dentistry.
A frequent attendee at continuing education courses Dr. Waters is also a member of the Canadian Dental Association, the Ontario Dental Association, the Ontario Dental Society of Anaesthesiology, Canadian Academy of Dental Anaesthesia and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology. Aside from an ongoing love of practicing dentistry he is an avid musician and enjoys the company of his two adult children.
Dr. Monica Raina.
Dr. Monica Raina is thrilled to be joining our office and taking care of our patients, and we are excited to have her.
Monica was born and raised in Toronto. She completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Toronto and studied Dentistry at Western University. After, she undertook a 1-year hospital internship at the University of Rochester and then received her Certificate in Periodontics and Masters degree from the University of Iowa.
She attained Fellowship status from the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and Diplomate status from the American Board of Periodontology, therefore she is dually board-certified in Canada and the United States.
She participates in many professional organizations and she enjoys supplementing her private practice by giving back and teaching clinical periodontics to the 4th year dental students at the University of Toronto, Faculty of Dentistry.
Her particular professional interests include Dental Implant Procedures and Periodontal Plastic Surgery (gum grafting). Of course, her scope includes all aspects of periodontal surgical and non-surgical procedures
Jody H. Administrative Coordinator
Jody comes to our office with many years of experience as a dental office manager. She strives for teamwork and collaboration in many aspects of the office.
CecilIa Megarry, Registered Dental Hygienist.
Cecilia has been in the dental field since 1988. First working as a dental assistant and then going back to college for the hygiene program. She graduated from Algonquin College Dental Hygiene program in 1991.
She has worked as a dental hygienist for a family practice for over 25 years in Oakville and in the Toronto area. Cecilia also has experience in treating periodontally related cases working at a periodontist office for 4 years in Mississauga. She has been with Dr. Brian Waters since 2009 and is eager to continue now with Dr. Firas in a family oriented practice.
Cecilia is an active member of the Canadian Dental Hygiene of Ontario as well as the local Toronto Central Dental Hygienist Society. Cecilia actively expands her dental knowledge by attending seminars through the society as well as online studies.
Cecilia is married and has two active school-age children and lives in Toronto. In her spare time, she enjoys spinning, yoga and snowboarding. In the summer, she enjoys visiting her family cottage in Minden; as well as spending time in Florida, in the winter.
Niti Sheth, Dental Hygienist.
Neeti started in the dental field after graduating from George Brown College in 2015. She joined Edward Street Dental family full-time in 2017. She takes pride in prioritizing patients comforts and concerns first as well as educating and giving tips on individualized hygiene care based on current oral health. She especially feels accomplished when she can make patients with previous negative memories of dentistry comfortable and happy to be receiving care. Neeti enjoys spending her free time with friends and family, kickboxing and reading inspirational books!
Yaquelin Argota, Dental Assistant
Yaquy is a Canadian Certified Dental Assistant, HARP qualified for Edwards Street Dental location. She joined the team in Dec 2017. She loves to work with a team that is always willing to help out.
She also enjoys meeting new patients. Outside of work, Yaquy enjoys traveling, cooking, swimming at the beach, spending time with friends and family and also spending time with her son and husband all over the world.