About The Doctors
Dr. Aanchal Sekhon
Dr Sekhon was born & raised in India and graduated from dental school in 1995. She spent the first fifteen years of her career in a dual role as an educator and a practitioner. She, along with her family, moved to North America in 2010 and then attended the University of the Pacific, in San Francisco, California to earn her Doctorate in Dental Surgery. She was awarded the Quintessence award for outstanding performance in Clinical Periodontics during her DDS. Upon graduation she practiced in California for several years before moving to Canada.
Dr Sekhon joined the Dunsmuir Dental Group in December 2015 and has dedicated herself to providing a comprehensive approach to dental health and esthetics for her patients. She believes that individuals can improve their oral health when they are properly informed and also when they understand that healthcare is a partnership between the patient and the provider. An integral part of this philosophy involves an emphasis on prevention and early detection.
Besides Dentistry, Dr Sekhon also enjoys travel, yoga, cooking and running on the streets of Vancouver.
Dr. Kevin Zhang
Dr. Zhang has lived and practiced dentistry in four different countries and has finally made Vancouver his permanent home. He is originally from Australia where he obtained his Bachelor of Medical Science with distinction from the Australian National University and his Doctor of Dental Surgery with distinction from the University of Melbourne.
Dr. Zhang is passionate about dentistry & healthcare and has committed to a life long learning journey. He is published for his pilot research in diabetes, cardiovascular conditions and periodontics. Dr. Zhang is actively involved with multiple continuing professional education programs and study clubs and takes pride in his ability to provide the most up to date dental care and general health advice.
Dr. Zhang practices the full scope of dentistry, from routine procedures to difficult root canals and wisdom teeth extractions. He practices minimally invasive conscious sedation for anxious patients (which is estimated to be up to 75% of the population) and children for a relaxing and enjoyable experience. Dr. Zhang dedicates his utmost effort to ensure his patients have full understanding and control regarding any treatment proposed and to strives to provide a great overall experience. In fact, most of the time, Dr. Zhang’s office is filled with jokes and laughter and people overlook the fact they’re in a dental clinic. Outside dentistry his diary is filled with sports, especially basketball and scuba diving, and travelling.
Dr. Navjot Chaudhary
Dr. Navjot Chaudhary is a Canadian trained Board Certified Neurosurgeon. She completed her Bachelor of Science at the University of Toronto, Medical School at McMaster University, Neurosurgery Residency at the University of Western Ontario, and Fellowship Training at Stanford University. Dr. Chaudhary holds faculty appointments at both the University of British Columbia and Stanford University. She is registered with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC, the Medical Board of California, and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. She has published more than a dozen textbook chapters and over twenty research articles in the field of surgery.
Whether it be in the field of minimally invasive aesthetic procedures or surgery, Dr. Chaudhary is passionate about improving quality of life for her patients. Her approach to medicine is to work collaboratively to craft a treatment plan that is individually tailored to each patient. Through meticulous attention to detail, technical finesse, and an artistic eye, Dr. Chaudhary is committed to providing natural and beautiful results.
Dr. Chaudhary offers a range of aesthetic and pain management procedures:
- Botox therapy for migraines, temporomandibular joint pain, facial aesthetics, hyperhidrosis, and trigger point injections for para-spinal muscle pain
- Dermal fillers for facial aesthetics
- Platelet rich plasma (PRP) for facial aesthetics and hair loss treatment
- Sclerotherapy for varicose veins
- Belkyra fat dissolving injections
Outside of work, Dr. Chaudhary enjoys outdoor activities including hiking, biking, canoeing, training for various sporting events (Marathons, Tough Mudder, Spartan Races, Urbanathalons, Duathalons), and above all, spending time with her family.