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Meet our Dentist

Dr. Nick Chahal

ABOUT

As a life-long volunteer, Dr. Chahal has dedicated numerous hours to his community in South-Vancouver as well as providing dental aide to the less privileged in Sydney Australia, Vietnam, Cambodia, and The Philippines, among other regions. From 2018-2020, Dr. Chahal served as a Board Director for the British Columbia Dental Association (BCDA) and the provincial dental magazine’s editorial board. Currently, Dr. Chahal serves on Task Forces and Committees for the BCDA. With patients, he is calm and easy-going and pays high attention to detail with an emphasis on patient care.

Education

Dr. Chahal completed his undergraduate degree in Cell Biology and Genetics with an honor’s year at the University of British Columbia, as well as a Master of Management Degree from the Sauder School of Business. Having completed all of his education in British Columbia, Dr. Chahal thought it was important for self-growth and global exposure to live and study abroad for the final leg of his formal education, thus receiving his Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree from the University of Sydney with distinctions.

Dr. Chahal is a member of the British Columbia Dental Association, Canadian Dental Association, the College of Dental Surgeons of B.C. and a former board director for the British Columbia Dental Association.

LANGUAGES

To enhance the experience of his patients, Dr. Nick Chahal is fluent in English and Punjabi.

OUR SERVICES

We offer a wide range of dental services for adults and children at our Downtown Vancouver location.

PREVENTATIVE DENTISTRY

At West Georgia Dental Centre, we believe in preventative care since it is easier to be proactive rather than reactive when it comes to oral health.

RESTORATIVE DENTISTRY

If you have ever had a chipped or decayed tooth, your dentist may have told you that you require a filling. Fillings are dental materials used fill to up any hollow spaces or cavitations in teeth…

ROOT CANAL THERAPY (RCT)

Root canal therapy is used to treat the nerve or dental pulp located inside the tooth if it has been subject to trauma or has decayed due to the progression of tooth decay.…

LASER DENTISTRY

Do you feel as though your gums rest too high or too low? Then gum contouring may be the right option for you. This cosmetic procedure is done by reshaping the tissue in your gums…

COSMETIC DENTISTRY

Veneers are used to improve the aesthetics of your smile. For patients unsatisfied with the appearance of their smile, Dr. Chahal and his experienced dental lab team can help…

TOOTH REPLACEMENTS

Dental bridges are used as a permanent solution to restore the space left behind by one or more missing teeth. The bridge occupies any small or large gaps present in your teeth…

ORAL SURGERY

When a tooth becomes badly damaged from injury or decay and can no longer be repaired, the tooth needs to be removed. Teeth that have undergone extensive damage can lead to dental pain…

SLEEP APNEA

Regular dental visits can lead to detection and co-diagnosis of undetected and untreated sleep apnea. Depending on the condition of the teeth, gums, and severity of the sleep apnea…

NIGHT/ SLEEP GUARDS

Increased levels of stress can manifest themselves into physical symptoms including night-time clenching and or grinding of the teeth.