Patients dealing with tooth loss are often reluctant to smile and can deal with a range of problems that affect their self-confidence and oral health. Leaving tooth loss untreated can result in loss of your remaining teeth, loss of supporting jawbone, and various psychological effects. That’s why it’s imperative to address tooth loss as soon as possible. Restoration options like dental implants can give patients a natural-looking smile that will last for years. For patients dealing with tooth loss in Waterloo, ON, Dr. K. Ashraf provides high-quality dental implants to allow patients to enjoy a complete, beautiful smile. With years of education and experience, Dr. Ashraf has transformed the smiles of patients in the Waterloo- Wellington County area.
Dr. Ashraf began his career after completing an extensive education in dentistry. He first attended the University of Waterloo where he received his Bachelor’s of Science degree. Dr. Ashraf then attended the University of Western Ontario in London where he graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1992. Upon earning his degree, he then moved back to Waterloo where he opened his own private practice.
In addition to his education through university study, Dr. Ashraf also actively pursues additional training in order to continue fine tuning his skills in dentistry and implants. He’s traveled all around the world from Miami to Shanghai, China to learn from the best dental surgeons out there. Some of his advanced training includes the Perio Institute periodontic surgical program, Dental Implant surgical masters series in Miami, Dental Implant Institute of Las Vegas comprehensive dental implant surgical series, a two-year mentorship at the Dental Implant Institute with Dr. Leon Chen and more.
In addition to learning from other knowledgeable dental professional, Dr. Ashraf also tries to pass along his knowledge to others. He was a past president of the Waterloo-Wellington Dental Society and has volunteered his time for the local dental society. He is also actively involved with different dental organizations including the International Dental Implant Association and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
For more information about dental implants or Dr. Ashraf, visit his educational dental implant website.