Ladan Tabarsi, D.M.D.
Dr. Tabarsi graduated from UBC dentistry in 1997. She is committed to providing the best dental care available to her patients.
For over 20 years, she has dedicated a great part of her life to becoming the best dentist she could be and has pursued various fields of dentistry such as aesthetics, implants and root canal therapy.
Aesthetic dentistry is her passion, as she believes happiness starts with a beautiful smile.
Dr. Tabarsi has worked in British Columbia and Ontario as both principal and practicing dentist and is currently a member of the faculty of dentistry at the University of British Columbia, providing leadership and guidance to aspiring future dentists from around the world. In addition, Dr. Tabarsi has regular speaking engagements at schools and community centers in and around Vancouver where she seeks to educate the public on the importance of oral health at different stages of life, working with children, youth and adults of varying ages. She also loves to promote better dental care outside of Canada by participating in outreach programs in developing countries. Her latest project took her to Honduras.
Outside of dentistry, she is busy being a mom of two wonderful kids and enjoys hiking the beautiful mountains of BC with her husband and children.
Dr. Tabarsi can’t wait to welcome you to her practice.
Amberene Chunara, D.M.D.
Dr. Amberene Chunara received her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree with distinction from McGill University. Following graduation, she completed a General Practice Residency at the University of British Columbia. There, she gained additional training in managing dental emergencies, performing oral surgery, and caring for patients with complicated medical conditions. She also had the opportunity to serve marginalized populations in the downtown eastside, the Okanagan Valley and northern BC, as well as impoverished children in Vietnam and Cambodia. She then returned to her home province of Alberta to practice general dentistry.
Now a Vancouver resident, Dr. Chunara enjoys working with both adults and kids. She strives to provide a high standard of care in a patient and understanding manner and engages in continuing education and study clubs in order to do so. Dr. Chunara believes in active listening, comprehensive treatment planning, and evidence-based care to help her patients achieve their oral health goals. Aside from her passion for dentistry, Dr. Chunara enjoys traveling, running, and cooking for her family and friends.