Meet the Staff
Parkview Dental is more than just a trip to the dentist – our practice is founded on principles of quality, trustworthy dental care and patient education. At the core of our practice is a commitment to arming and empowering patients with the information they need to make informed decisions about their treatment options. Our ability to exceed your expectations is due to our exceptional dental team. Parkview Dental was founded by Dr. Hammad Afif and Dr. Angelo Poulos with its focus on cosmetic and general dentistry, as well as oral surgery.
Dr. Shideh Pejman
Dr. Shideh Pejman was raised in Windsor, Ontario. After graduating from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2015, she moved to Alberta to explore a different part of Canada and took extensive training in implant dentistry while working with a recognized specialist in the field. Dr. Pejman is a big advocate of continuing education and when she is not working in the office, she is travelling all around the world to take educational courses in the disciplines of dentistry and self development. Dr. Pejman has a “whole body” approach to the practice of dentistry; She aims to care for her patients’ dental, mental, and overall health as they are all closely related.
Her true sense of joy and fulfillment comes from the relationship she develops with her patients and being able to confidently deliver what they are seeking. Academically speaking, she take special interest in sleep apnea cases as diagnosing this condition and treating it effectively directly affects the quality and longevity of her patients’ lives.
On select days of the week, Dr. Pejman also works from our sister clinic, Waterview Dental.
Dr. Sajeed Haji
Dr. Sajeed Haji obtained his Bachelor of Science at the University of Western Ontario and further graduated with distinction as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the same school. It is Dr. Saj’s number one priority to put patients’ needs first and ensures he is staying current with continuing education. Dr. Saj has a natural ability to get along well with everyone; he is compassionate, patient, and an overall positive presence to be around – with both adults and children. His professional, sincere, and friendly demeanour puts patients at ease and places confidence in them when discussing treatment options. When not in the office, Dr. Saj is an avid traveller, enjoys playing competitive badminton, and has a passion for music of any kind.
On select days of the week, Dr. Saj also works from our sister clinic, Waterview Dental.
Dr. Anna Krendler
Dr. Anna Krendler graduated with Honours from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto. Dr. Krendler loves being a dentist and takes pride in performing comprehensive patient examinations and developing long-term relationships with her patients to provide the best patient experience. When she works with patients, Dr. Krendler strives to make sure they are understood, happy, and engaged in their treatment. She regularly updates her skills and knowledge with continuing education to ensure her patients receive the highest standard of care. When not working as a dentist, Dr. Krendler enjoys spending time with her family and friends, working out, exploring international culture and cuisine, reading, singing, and many other artistic expressions.
Dr. Emilie Vo
Dr. Emilie Vo is passionate about dentistry. She was drawn to the field at a young age and is eager to improve her patient’s lives through dental care. After obtaining her Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2015 and graduating at the top of her class, she completed her National Dental Examination Board Certification and licensing in Canada at the University of Toronto. Dr. Vo puts her patients first. She employs the latest technology and techniques in her practice and is always updating and advancing her skills though continuing education.
She is known for her friendly demeanour and gentle touch. Dr. Vo takes the time to communicate with patients and answer every question. She is empathetic when treating patients who experience dental anxiety and focuses on personalized care through a warm and friendly approach. She is a skilled dentist and especially enjoys restoring her patient’s confidence in their smile through cosmetic dentistry such as whitening, Invisalign, veneers, white fillings and more.
Dr. Vo is an active member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, the Canadian Dental Association, and the Ontario Dental Association.
Dr. Hammad Afif
Dr. Hammad Afif graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy in 2000, then completed a one year General Practice Residency at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Syracuse New York. From there he practiced for several years in Michigan before returning to Canada. He is one of the founding partners of Waterview Dental and its sister locations Parkview, Cityview and The Richmond Dental Centre. Dr. Afif loves to keep up to date with the latest dental technologies and procedures, and regularly attends continuing education courses and dental conventions around North America. His main focus has always been on comprehensive, compassionate patient care. He has also been a preferred Invisalign provider for over 6 years. Outside the office Dr. Afif plays competitive softball and tennis. He is married with three kids and spends his spare time with family and watching his kids play hockey and baseball.
Kindly note that Dr. Afif is no longer accepting new patients. We greatly appreciate your interest and any of our other dentists would be happy to see you.