Meet Our Team

Dr. Hasnain Dewji

DMD, MS, Cert. Pedo., FRCDC, FCDSBC, Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Hasnain Dewji - Pediatric Dentist in Mission, Yellowknife and WhitehorseDr. Dewji studied pharmacy before obtaining a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of British Columbia. He then practiced general dentistry for four and a half years before proceeding to the University of Illinois in Chicago to complete a two-year pediatric dentistry specialty training program. During his specialty training, he also completed a Master of Science.

Dr. Dewji is a licensed Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry in BC and a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada in Pediatric Dentistry. The Royal College of Dentists of Canada is an organization that ensures high standards of specialization in the dental profession and recognizes properly trained dental specialists through comprehensive qualifying exams. Dr. Dewji also became a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry after completing all the qualifying exams.

Outside of the office, Dr. Dewji is a clinical assistant professor of Faculty of Dentistry who is actively engaged in teaching dental students at the University of British Columbia, and has won the best part-time teaching award in 2008 and 2010. He also gives lectures to various dental study clubs and dental societies.

Dr. Dewji is an active member of the following organizations:
  • Royal College of Dentists of Canada
  • College of Dental Surgeons of BC
  • Canadian Dental Association
  • BC Dental Association
  • Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • British Columbia Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Volunteering

Dr. Dewji is involved in volunteer dental work throughout the world. He has led dental groups to Peru, Nicaragua, and Honduras through Kindness in Action. In 2009 and 2010 he traveled to war-torn Iraq to do dental work in a school for orphans, and to Kashmir, the disputed area between India and Pakistan, again to do volunteer dental work.

In 2010 Dr. Dewji established Global Kindness Foundation (GKF), a Canadian-based registered charity, whose explicit aim is to sponsor dental optical and medical missions worldwide. In 2012/13 GKF had dental/optical missions to Peru, Iraq, Tanazania, and Cambodia.

Personal Life

Dr. Dewji and his wife have four boys and a girl, which keep them very busy. Besides enjoying family life, Dr. Dewji is an avid badminton and floor hockey player.

Dr. Janice Duong

D.M.D., M.Sc., FRCDC, FCDSBC, Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Janice Duong - Pediatric Dentist in Mission, Yellowknife and Whitehorse Dr. Duong studied sciences with honours in physiology and a minor in commerce prior to obtaining a Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of British Columbia. During her final year of her degree, she was selected as both the Dental Undergraduate Society President and the class valedictorian. Following graduation, she practiced general dentistry in Coquitlam for two years before proceeding to the University of Washington/Seattle Children’s Hospital to complete her Pediatric Dentistry specialty training program as well as her Master of Science degree. Dr. Duong also served as chief resident during her specialty training where she trained in all different aspects of pediatric dentistry including trauma management, behaviour management, the medically complex clinic for children and adolescents with special health care needs, the autism clinic, and the sedation clinic.

Dr. Duong is a part-time Affiliated Clinical Faculty at the University of Washington’s Center for Pediatric Dentistry and a part-time Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Dentistry. She is a clinical instructor for pediatric dental residents and pre-doctoral dental students both at the University of Washington and at the University of British Columbia. She was awarded the Part-time Faculty Teaching Award in 2015 at UBC by the dental students. She is a board-certified Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (FRCDC) in Pediatric Dentistry as well as a board-certified Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Duong enjoys traveling north and providing sedations and dental treatment in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory and in Yellowknife, Northwest Territories as well as volunteering abroad in dental mission trips to underserved countries such as Peru, Cambodia, and Kenya. She has very much enjoyed teaming up with Dr. Dewji in Global Kindness Foundation trips to do volunteer dental work throughout the world.

Dr. Duong is an active member of the following organizations:

  • Royal College of Dentists of Canada
  • College of Dental Surgeons of BC
  • Canadian Dental Association
  • BC Dental Association
  • Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • British Columbia Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Western Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Personal Life

Outside of the office, Dr. Duong enjoys traveling, skiing, art, music, and dance, especially having grown up with extensive training in music and ballet. She also enjoys spending time with her close family and friends. Dr. Duong is a native of BC and loves everything that the west coast has to offer. She is excited to serve her own community.




Anna - Hygienist

Anna

Hygienist

Charlene - CDA

Charlene

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant

Cindy - CDA

Cindy

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant


Fatemah - CDA

Fatemah

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant

Joedi - CDA

Joedi

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant

Laura - CDA

Laura

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant


Linda - CDA

Linda

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant

Lindsay - CDA

Lindsay

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant

Nadine - CDA

Nadine

Certified Dental Assistant &
Canadian Dental Anaesthesia Assistant


Karen - Accounts Manager

Karen

Accounts Manager

Kim - Receptionist

Kim

Receptionist

Otis

Otis the dog
Otis the dog