Dr. Duri Hafiz
Dr. Duri is the principal dentist at Malton Goreway Dental. She is an experienced, skillful dentist focused on providing quality dental care to her patients. Her goal is to work towards the upliftment of the community. She is a firm believer in the importance of establishing doctor-patient rapport. As such, kid patients love Dr. Duri because she does her best to make them as comfortable as possible.
She has had the enriching experience of practicing in both Canada and India. She can communicate with patients in multiple languages (e.g., English, Hindi, Urdu, Punjabi, Kashmiri). She received a bachelor’s degree in Dental Surgery from Bangalore University in India in 1998. She worked as a dentist in India for 10 years. After moving to Canada, she completed her National Dental Examining Board equivalency process in 2014. Since then, she has worked in multiple dental offices within the GTA. She is licensed with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario. In sum, she has over 20 years of experience as a dentist.
Dr. Duri continues to participate in dental education courses and workshops, which helps her stay up to date with the latest developments in dentistry. She attends dental conferences and dental trade shows on a regular basis. She has attended various education programs at the University of Toronto, HPDA and ODA, as per Ontario regulations. She is a member of the Ontario Dental Association as well as the Canadian Dental Association.
Dr. Marta D. C. L. Somaschini
After her dental training at the University of Sao Paulo, Dr. Somaschini completed an additional two-year residency in radiology at the Hospital for Rehabilitation of Craniofacial Anomalies in Brazil. In addition to that, she completed a master’s degree as well as a PhD in Oral Medicine at the University of Sao Paulo. She graduated with honours in all her postgraduate studies.
She was the recipient of numerous scholarships for her clinical and academic achievements. She spent a year as a research fellow at the Medical College of Wisconsin in the US. In Canada, she worked as a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Toronto for two years. She has authored clinical and research papers that have been published in respected scientific journals.
Dr. Somaschini is committed to providing a high standard of dental care that is tailored to each patient. She has used her unique skill set to provide advanced dental care to patients that had craniofacial anomalies as well as medically compromised patients. Dr. Somaschini has worked concurrently with various other dental specialists including oral surgeons, prosthodontists, periodontists, oral pathologists and pediatric dentists. Dr. Somaschini is a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario and the Ontario Dental Association.
Dr. Yahya Abdussamad Jasat
Dr. Jasat believes in treating patients as individuals and not just as cases. His goal is to do good work that matters, for people who care for their teeth. He is a warm, friendly, compassionate and driven individual who likes to take on challenges.
Dr. Jasat completed his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from MS Ramaiah Dental College and Hospital in 2007. He then finished his Master of Dental Surgery in Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics at the same university in 2011. He worked as an Endodontist/Dentist in Gujarat, India from 2011 to 2014. He then worked as an Endodontist with the Ministry of Health Saudi Arabia in Bisha, Saudi Arabia from 2014 to 2016. He completed his equivalency process in June, 2014 in order to become licensed to practice in Canada. Since 2020, he has been dividing his time between dental offices in Toronto, Orangeville, Malton and Mississauga.
Due to his unique experience of working in multiple countries, he is a member of numerous dental associations, including the Royal College Of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, the Canadian Dental Association, the Ontario Dental Association, the Saudi Commission of Health Specialities, the Indian Association of Conservative Dentistry and Endodontics, the Indian Endodontics Society and the Karnataka State Dental Council.
He has focused his dental career on working as an endodontist and doing root canals, which is his passion. He sees each root canal as a treasure hunt because he believes that god has made each root canal system differently just like our fingerprints. In his spare time, he enjoys travelling and spending time with family and friends.