Dr. Meghji is excited to have an experienced and passionate dental team to support her. Together we all love what we can do for our patients. Meet our team!
Dr. Meghji and her team are all very passionate about dentistry and are looking forward to seeing you here at the office. Our dental administrators, registered dental assistants and hygienists come to Apple Dental for you, our wonderful patients. Many of Dr. Meghji’s team members have been with her for years and using thier combined experience and expertise, strive to provide exceptional and innovative dental care using modern technology.
Dr. Meghji has over 28 years of experience in all aspects of General Dentistry. She graduated from King College University of London in 1985 and after practicing for a short time, emigrated to Canada. Dr. Meghji practiced in various cities including Yellowknife, Edmonton and Vancouver before settling in Calgary 10 years ago.
A great deal of value is placed on Dr. Meghji’s continuing education courses, she has been involved with additional training in Cosmetic Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Endodontics, Implants, Crown & Bridge, as well as is a member of a study club for Orthodontics and Occlusion. Continuing Education programs allow her to offer up to date technology and information to her patients. As well as allow her to expand on clinical skills and knowledge to provide her patients with the highest standard of care.
Dr. Meghji has 2 wonderful children who are grown and now in University. She has a vibrant personality and loves to interact with her patients. She displays a balance of delivering exceptional dentistry while ensuring each patient feels comfortable and at ease. Dr. Meghji has a love for life and in her downtime enjoys water sports, tennis, reading, Jazz music and of course hiking in our beautiful mountains.
Born and raised in Calgary, Dr. Yan received her Bachelor of Science in Cellular and Molecular Microbial Biology and Bachelor of Commerce in Operations Management at the University of Calgary. Dr. Yan’s interest in health care led her to pursue Dentistry at the University of British Columbia.
Away from work, one of Dr. Yan’s greatest passions is travel and experiencing world cultures. She has travelled all over Europe, South America, Central America, Asia and Africa. Her most memorable and rewarding experience thus far has been providing dental care to the less fortunate in Guatemala. She has volunteered here twice and plans on participating in more volunteer dental mission trips to other developing countries in the future. Dr. Yan’s second passion is music and the arts. Having studied piano performance and Speech Arts & Drama since the age of six, she enjoys playing the piano for leisure and attending theatre performances.
Dr. Gurpreet Sandhu graduated with DMD, Magna Cum Laude from Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine, Boston University in 2012. Dr. Sandhu believes in understanding dental needs of the patients and focuses on achieving the highest standard of care. Her passion for dentistry begins with educating the patients about their oral health, providing them with treatment options for making well-informed decisions.
Dr. Sandhu is an active member of Canadian Dental Association, Alberta Dental Association & College, and keeps up to date with the latest advancements in dentistry through continuing education.
In her spare time, Dr. Sandhu loves spending time with her family, friends, travelling and experimental cooking.
Ashley graduated from Bow Valley College’s Dental Administrations course and is overjoyed to call Apple Dental home. Her experience and knowledge can help calm fears our patients may have. Ashley is able to answer questions about treatment, billing, and insurance and help walk you through the steps. Ashley was born in British Columbia but has been living in Calgary most of her life. Ashley loves going for walks and hikes in the mountains and being part with nature.
Nasreen moved from Tanzania, East Africa to the beautiful rockies in 1974. She began her career with Apple Dental in March 2015 and is in charge of all the behind the scene action! Nasreen has a vast background in customer service and administration and if you’ve been to our clinic lately, you’ve probably even met her. Nasreen enjoys spending time with her friends and family, and loves to be outdoors. She’s even come to love the mountains we’re so lucky to have in our own backyard. Nasreen loves spending time hiking, biking, and even snowshoeing.
JanetRegistered Dental Assistant
Janet is a registered dental assistant who has worked side by side with Dr. Meghji for over ten years. Janet has exceptional clinical skills and enjoys every aspect of dentistry and loves working with the Apple team. Janet loves her kids and husband and enjoys spending as much time with them as she can.
AlexRegistered Dental Hygienist
Alex is a registered dental hygienist who has worked with Dr. Meghji for over ten years. Alex very much enjoys seeing all of her patients and treating them with the utmost care. Alex is continually taking courses to excel, she takes a special interest in periodontal therapy. Alex enjoys Ukrainian dance, traveling and spending time with her family and friends in her free time.
Amira has been working at Apple Dental Group since the fall of 2014 and feels fortunate to be part of such an excellent team. Amira has a passion for anything that involves Dentistry and loves to learn new techniques.