I had a full check up and cleaning with Dr. Sabrina Chen. She and her staff is amazing. This location is brand new so everything is clean and fresh. The tv in the ceiling and protection glasses for the bright light were great and helpful due to my migraines history. I felt very well treated. This location just started but they are going big! Get an appointment before it gets busy. Oh! And got a free electric brush for being one of the first clients wuhu!
After not going to the dentist in two years I feel great and will definetely come back! Thanks Dr. Chen!
Dr. Ben Pliska was born in Mission, B.C., but grew up in Ottawa, Ontario, where he enjoyed playing both soccer and football as a teenager. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Ottawa, and attended the University of Western Ontario for Dental School. At Western Dr. Pliska was honored to serve as Class President and to graduate at the top of his class as the Gold Medalist in Dentistry.
Immediately following dental school, Dr. Pliska pursued specialty training in Orthodontics at the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, where he was granted a Certificate in Orthodontics and Master’s Degree in Dentistry. Following graduation, Dr. Pliska was recruited to join the faculty in the Graduate Orthodontic Program at the University of Minnesota. After a few years in Minneapolis Dr. Pliska happily returned home to Canada and beautiful Vancouver to join the faculty of the Graduate Orthodontic Program at the University of British Columbia.
As a certified specialist in Orthodontics and fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, Dr. Pliska is proud to contribute to the education, health and wellbeing of his community. He is an active member of the Canadian Association of Orthodontists (CAO), American Association of Orthodontists (AAO).
Dr. Pliska lives in Vancouver with his wife Dr. Roxana Saldarriaga, a local Prosthodontist, and their children Isabella and Sebastian. In his spare time, Dr. Pliska enjoys exploring the outdoors of the lower mainland with his family – on bikes, boat or skis.
Dr. Farnaz Kamran Khajavi graduated with an honours degree in Iran. She moved to Canada and was licensed here in September 2017.
Dr. Kamran actively seeks to further her dental knowledge and skills by participating in continuing education courses and conferences. She has over 15 years of experience in a wide range of services that makes her a knowledgeable dentist for you. Visit her at our Vancouver office!
Dr. John Margitay was born in Whitehorse, Yukon Territory. He moved to Vancouver where he was raised and attended UBC where he obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Chemistry. He graduated from the UBC Faculty of Dentistry in 1989. Dr. John Margitay, for the past 29 years, has been committed to excellence in all aspects of Dentistry and routinely attends various educational programs, study clubs and conferences to remain current with new advances and trends in Dentistry. He is excited to join the Aarm Dental Group on Beatty and welcomes all Emergency and New Patients to his practice.