Meet The Doctors

Dr. Zahra Gangji, DMD

General Dentist

Dr. Zahra Gangji is a general dentist and the proud owner of Stony Plain Dental Centre. In 2008, she graduated from the University of Manitoba with a Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (DMD). She also has a degree in Microbiology. Dr. Gangji began working for Stony Plain Dental Centre in 2008 and purchased the clinic in 2012. She is a provider of neuromodulators (Botox®), nitrous oxide sedation, crowns, bridges, veneers, and implants. She is also a registered member of Alberta Dental Association and College (ADAC).  

Dr. Stephanie Ponsford , DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Stephanie Ponsford, a general dentist, graduated in 2007 from Saint Mary's University in Halifax, Nova Scotia with a Bachelor of Science. From there, she attended Dalhousie University where she earned a Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2011. Dr. Ponsford is a provider of nitrous & oral sedation and Invisalign®. She is a general dentist who also provides Botox® (levels I and II) for TMD (temporomandibular disorders) and for upper facial esthetics. 

Dr. Sal Rashid, DDS

General Dentist

Dr. Sal Rashid is a general dentist. She graduated in 2011 from Sydney University, earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery. Prior to that, she completed a dental hygiene degree at the University of Alberta and worked for five years as a Registered Dental Hygienist. Dr. Rashid is a provider of Invisalign® and can also provide nitrous and oral sedation. 

Dr. Ramika Tissera, BDS (London, U.K.)

General Dentist

Dr. Ramika Tissera, a general dentist, graduated in 2000 from University College London in the United Kingdom with a Bachelor of Science. From there, she attended Guy’s, King’s and St. Thomas’ School of Dentistry (UK) where she earned a Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 2005.

Since then she has worked in two practices in affluent Central London providing general dental care for a broad patient base before deciding to immigrate from the UK to Canada with her young family and gain her dental licensure in Canada. Dr. Tissera enjoys all aspects of general dentistry.

Office Location

  • Stony Plain
  • 3919 49 Avenue
  • Suite 109
  • Stony Plain, Alberta
  • T7Z 2J7
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  • Call: 780-963-4626