Dr. Sara Syed

With Dr. Syed, you’ve found your Dentist for Life!
Dr. Sara Syed is a clinical expert in prevention, family, aesthetic, and restorative dentistry in Ottawa. With over 24 years of experience as a dentist and decades of expertise creating a warm and welcoming environment for her clients, she has become renowned for her kindhearted client care.

In 1994, Dr. Syed graduated from the University of Saskatchewan where she won the award for “student who best exemplified compassionate care for patients”. Following graduation, she moved to Ottawa and has been providing a safe, compassionate, and educated dentistry ever since. Dr. Syed is continually reinvesting in her clinic, her own education, and her staff. She is a leading-edge dentist who continues to attend courses and seminars from the world’s leading dental experts. Despite having travelled and studied dentistry internationally she continually pours her heart and soul into her practice right here in Ottawa.

Dr. Syed is a member of the Spear Dental Continuing Education Group, an organization committed to lifelong learning and self-improvement. She is also a longstanding member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, Ontario Dental Association, Ottawa Dental Society, and Academy of General Dentists. Through these memberships, Dr. Syed is continually advancing her dental knowledge, educating other dentists, and providing her patients with the high quality dental care available in Ottawa. Moreover, Dr. Syed is passionate about sharing her knowledge and wisdom with her patients so they can remain well informed about their own dental health and treatment options.


Dr. Syed and her team are devoted to providing a high standard of dental care and patient education to everyone who walks through the clinic door. Book your appointment today!


Dr. Sannan Sohail

Growing up in Ottawa, Dr. Sohail recognized in himself a passion for health care at a very young age. He pursued an Honours Bachelor of Science with a specialization in Biochemistry at the University of Ottawa. Dr. Sohail then continued on to the Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry at Western University, where he completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery and graduated with Distinction in the program. He also received the Canadian Academy of Periodontology award for achieving the highest standing in the field of Periodontics.

With a strong sense of community, Dr. Sohail has been involved in the Oral Health Total Health organization and the Dental Outreach Community Services program, providing health care education and motivation to patients with special needs.

Dr. Sohail strives to provide quality care and ensure that patients are provided with a pleasant experience at the dental office. He is trained in providing Oral Sedation to patients with dental anxiety and is committed to a lifelong journey of continued education to further enhance his knowledge and skills. We are happy to have him working alongside Dr. Syed on Tuesdays. Please do not hesitate to say hello if you see him at your next visit!



Michelle graduated from Dental Assisting at Georgian College in 1990, and Dental Hygiene at Durham College in 1993. She has been a part of the team at Dr. Sara Syed since 2003 and has also been working part time at Algonquin College as a clinical instructor in the dental department since 2012. Michelle is a long-standing member of the executive of Gloucester Cumberland Ringette Association, and spends her spare time with her family, practicing yoga, spinning, skating, skiing and swimming.



Amy graduated from the CDI College of Dental Assisting in Ottawa in 2005 and has over 13 years of experience as a dental assistant. She has been with the team at Dr. Sara Syed for four years. Amy has completed additional certifications in H.A.R.P, National Dental Assisting Certification and Standard First Aid. She is an avid learner and regularly completes continuing education courses through Spear Online, the Ontario Dental Association and Patterson Dental.



Melina graduated from the Dental Hygiene program at La Cité Collégiale in 2003 and has over 15 years of experience working as a hygienist in Ottawa.  She is fluently Bilingual in English and French. Melina loves the outdoors and spending time with her family and friends.



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