OUR Dentist and Dental Clinic STORY
123Dental Led by the lively and caring Dr. Ali Tavakoli, 123Dental is a unique Dental clinic dedicated to providing you with the highest quality dental and oral care that you deserve.
At 123Dental, we’re committed to providing you and your loved ones with exceptional dental care in a compassionate and friendly atmosphere. Located in Downtown Toronto Entertainment district, 123 Dental is known to be one of the best Dental clinics Center in the Toronto area. We believe that our patients deserve the best dental care, and we make an effort to make sure you always feel welcome and at ease.
Whether you’re coming in for a simple Hygiene checkup or a more complex treatment regimen, our dedicated team of dental health practitioners has the skills and resources to manage all your dental health needs. We can’t wait to help you feel better today
Your Dental Professionals — Here to Serve You
At 123 Dental, our patient and friendly staff will make sure you feel comfortable and well-informed every step of the way. We’re a group of professional care practitioners whose mission is to provide the highest level of dental healthcare to the greater Toronto area. Meet our staff members ready to serve you.
Dr. Ali received his first Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree in Tehran, Iran, Shahid Beheshti University in 2000. He started practicing dentistry since then for ten years before he immigrated to Canada and received his second Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from the University of Toronto in 2014.
After completing his DDS at the University of Toronto, he practiced as an associate dentist in several locations in the Greater Toronto Area before opening 123 Dental in 2016, where he is the Principal Dentist.
Through all these years of practice, Dr. Ali has been able to find a loyal following of patients who appreciate the efficient care, calm and comforting demeanour — and a decent sense of humour he provides.
Dr. Ali’s Dental office can be a haven for those who like to read, listen to music, relax and enjoy the time. He has gathered a library for patients to borrow books, a piano to play, aquarium to enjoy the calmness of fish and a comfortable waiting area to feel like home.
Dr. Ali's approach to dentistry is conservative. He avoids over-treating patients and believes in preventive dentistry.
While well experienced and open to all sorts of dental procedures including complex cases, his strong suits are
- Root canal Therapy, being completed in one hour-one session time frames with the highest technologies invented.
- Dental Implants.
- Cosmetic dentistry, crowns, veneers, smile makeovers.
Dr. Ali is currently a clinical instructor at the Faculty of Dentistry, the University of Toronto where he can share his years of experience and knowledge with the dental students and give back to society while being in constant contact with the academic findings and staying tuned.
He is also a member of the Royal College of Surgeon Dentist of Canada (RCDSO) and Ontario Dental Association (ODA) and an active member of the Iranian Ontario Dental Association (IODA).
In his spare time, Dr. Ali enjoys reading books, listening to classic and influential music, watching movies, participating in cultural events, concerts, plays and festivals. He also loves travelling and world-seeing.
Dr. Ali is fond of literature and arts, phycology and philosophy concepts. He is a family man who spends time with his children and wife. He believes weekends should be completely dedicated to family activities and that’s why he refuses to work on weekends. Instead, he takes his family to Ping pong club and movie theatre or other cultural events.
Solmaz is a software engineer graduate and had worked in the IT industry for more than 15 years. She has developed, led and managed software projects for banking, finance, construction and other industries.
4 years ago, she decided to utilize her many years of management experience in the dental industry and started to work in 123DENTAL as an office manager.
Solmaz loves running the office and being involved in the day to day tasks of the office and always welcomes all 123DENTAL patients to share their experiences and suggestions.
Shirin is a software engineer graduate and had worked in the IT industry for more than 10 years. She has worked in and led many IT projects related to customer services and has a solid foundation in that regard.
Shirin started to work in 123DENTAL as the receptionist. Showing great motivation and taking initiatives, soon after she was promoted to a patient coordinator and is playing a key role in this office.
Shirin is always available to address our patients’ requests and is even responsive after working hours through email.
Elvine is a Level 2 dental assistant and was graduated in 2016. She first came in 123DENTAL as a patient, then completed her monitoring course for her degree. Showing a great deal of patience and politeness, she was offered to start working as a dental assistant in this office and has been working here since then.
Elvine is a passionate individual who cares a lot about 123DENTAL patients and does her best to make them feel comfortable.
Elvine is very serious about sterilization protocols and consistently overlooks all the procedures to be in place for the patients’ safety.
Samina is a proud graduate of George Brown College and has been practising as a dental hygienist since 2015.
Samina got into dentistry to create smiles and she is proud to treat patients as she would treat her own family. She spends adequate time for each patient making sure she has evaluated the patient’s dental hygiene comprehensively.
Samina is a charming sociable person and while providing the most comprehensive dental cleaning in the gentlest manner, she makes sure our patients are entertained by her sweet stories while seated on the chair.
In her spare time; she likes being active, rock climbing, running, hiking skiing and skating.
Palak received her first Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from RGUHS, Bengaluru, India in 2011. She practiced dentistry for a year before she immigrated to Canada in 2013.
She graduated from Dental Hygiene school at Cambrian college with the president’s honour and has been practicing as a dental hygienist since 2016. She is a member of CDHO and CDHA.
Palak is very passionate about her job and you can feel it from the smile she is wearing all the time. She individualizes her patients’ treatments based on their needs with the goal of creating and maintaining their healthy gums and teeth.
Her dental background (academic and practice) has helped her a lot in making the best diagnosis and plans and providing proper guidance to her patients.
In her spare time, she attends seminars and does courses to keep herself up to date. She also read fictional books, listening to music, watches TV series and participating in Festivals.
If you’ve been to a dental office, you probably already know the drill. So what makes us unique? Well, aside from clever puns ... We go the extra (s)mile!
At 123Dental, our priority is you. Our goal is your oral health. Our aim is to make your visits the most pleasant, positive, and personalized.
We use state-of-the-art technology and current best practices to provide a variety of general, cosmetic, and restorative treatments. We make sure that 123Dental offers a relaxing atmosphere that is comfortable and friendly.
We listen to you and your needs and will carefully schedule a personalized oral hygiene plan that will ensure your healthy teeth and gums for life.
We will take care of direct-submitting your insurance claims, and answer your billing questions to ensure you get the maximum reimbursement.
And, finally, we will make sure getting that beautiful smile you want is as easy as 1, 2, 3 at 0123Dental.
PATIENT SATISFACTION GUARANTEED
For more information about our dental services, give us a call at: 416-977-0123