Cambridge Dentists

Family and Cosmetic Dental Team Serving Cambridge, Ontario

Cambridge DENTIST: DR. Rick Gakhal

Meet Our Cambridge Dental Team

Our Cambridge dentists provide complete dental care at affordable prices. If you are scared of the dentist or it’s been awhile since you’ve visited, don’t worry! We understand that many people neglect the dentist because they are scared. Our Cambridge dentists offer sedation options to relieve your fear and anxiety in a comforting environment.

If you’re looking to perfect your smile, you are in good hands. Our dentists have perfected thousands of smiles. Visit a Dawson Cambridge dentist for professional Teeth WhiteningInvisalign® Invisible Braces, Visage Veneers™ (Dental Veneers), Bonding, Teeth-In-A-Day Dental Implants and Smile Makeovers starting at $1,295.

Cambridge Dental Implants: Get Permanent Teeth In A Day!

With Dawson Dental’s new implant system you can save up to 20% on the cost of Dental Implants come tax time using the Canada Revenue Agency’s medical expense tax credit. This dental implant technology minimizes the healing time from 6 months to 6 weeks.

Cambridge Invisalign Invisible Braces: Available from $1,995!

Cambridge dentists will make your smile look amazing with Invisalign Invisible Braces. Now starting at $1,995. Dawson Dental also offers a free Invisalign guide filled with Q/A and cost details.

Cambridge Dental Veneers: Get That Million Dollar Smile!

We’ve perfected 1000′s of smiles and our Cambridge dentists offer monthly payments to fit your budget. We offer free cosmetic consultations and great dental veneer products like Visage Veneers.

10 Reasons Why 1000′s Choose Dawson For Their Dental Home

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Cambridge Dentist OfficeHespeler Shopping Centre - 55 Pinebush Road, Unit 700, Cambridge, ON N1R 8R5

Monday 9:00 to 6:00
Tuesday 9:00 to 7:00
Wednesday 9:00 to 7:00
Thursday 8:00 to 4:00
Friday 8:00 to 3:00
Saturday 9:00 to 1:00 (once per month)




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Dawson Cambridge Dental Team


Cambridge-dentist-Dr-Rick GakhalDr. Rick Gakhal, DMD

Dr. Gakhal graduated from New York University,College of Dentistry in 2006. He was born in Brampton, Ontario and completed his undergraduate degree at McMaster University in Hamilton. He completed a one-year residency at VA Medical Center in Buffalo, New York and moved back to Canada in 2007. He practiced with Dr. Gelfand in Guelph ever since that time and is now a full partner at Dawson Dental Centre – Cambridge.

Continuing education is important to Dr. Gakhal so he can provide comprehensive dental care for his patients. He dedicates himself to family dentistry and Invisalign invisible braces. He is also a member of the American and Canadian Dental Associations.

Rick is married to Rani, a dental hygienist, and they reside in Mississauga. In his spare time he enjoys information technology, science fiction reading, playing hockey, football and basketball.

Continuing Education: Dr. Gakhal has also completed additional training courses after attending dental school including subjects such as:

  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Invisalign Invisible Braces
  • Implant placement, restoration, and bone grafting


dawson-dental-teamDr. Dirar Abudaqa, DDS






dawson-dental-teamSiobhan – Office Manager





Cambridge-dentist-team-Nicole VanderHoevenNicole – Dental Assistant Level II

Nicole graduated from the Dental Assisting program at St.Clair College in 1996, and has been an active member of the Ontario Dental Assistant’s Association for 13 years.  Nicole is always striving for excellence through continuing education.


ambridge-dentist-team-Jessica Belovari-TelfordJessica – Registered Dental Hygienist

Jess is a Registered Dental Hygienist.  She graduated from the University of Guelph in Honors Biological Science program in 2007 and continued her studies at George Brown College where she completed her Dental Hygiene Diploma in 2009.  She earned the award for most contribution to the graduating class and made the deans’ list. Jessica is currently on maternity leave.


dawson-dental-teamLisa – Registered Dental Hygienist 





Cambridge-dentist-team-Jessica WeberJessica – Registered Dental Hygienist 

Jes is a Registered Dental Hygienist as well as a certified Level II Dental Assistant. Jes graduated from the Dental Assisting program at Algonquin College and the Dental Hygiene Program at Confederation College where she graduated with honors on the deans’ list as well as awarded the Governor’s Award. She joined the Dawson family in August 2012.


dawson-dental-teamNicole – Patient Care Coordinator