University of Manitoba - Rady Faculty of Health Sciences - Dr. Gerald Niznick College of Dentistry - Dental Diagnostic Surgical Sciences - DDSS Faculty & Staff
DDSS Faculty & Staff



 Dr Shah

Department Head:
Dr. Adnan Shah

Phone: 204-789-3338
D343A – Dentistry Building
Sara Dueck, Department Administrator
Phone: 204-789-3597
D344C – Dentistry Building
Sandra Iwankow, Office Assistant
Phone: 204-789-3684
D343 – Dentistry Building
Hillary Smith, Office Assistant
– Dentistry Building

Oral Maxillofacial Radiology

 Dr. Brownlee

Division Head:
Dr. Meredith Brownlee
Assistant Professor

Phone: 204-789-3325
D342D – Dentistry Building

Oral Diagnosis

 John Perry

Division Head:
Dr. John Perry
Associate Professor

Phone: 204-789-3556
D342E – Dentistry Building



 Dr. Todescan

Dr. Sylvia Todescan | Predoctoral Director

Associate Professor

Phone: 204-789-3550
D344A – Dentistry Building
 Dr Batista

Eraldo Batista, Associate Professor


Phone: 204-789-3367
D338C – Dentistry Building

 Grad Perio Program and Clinic:

Dr. Anastasia Cholakis  

Dr. Anastasia Cholakis | Postgraduate Director

Associate Professor

Phone: 204-975-7765
D342B – Dentistry Building
 Reem Atout

Reem Atout, Assistant Professor


Phone: 204-789-3075
D342B – Dentistry Building

Graduate Clinic Staff:

Matilde Kostiw, Clinic Coordinator
Phone: 204-789-3426
D350 – Dentistry Building

Celia Duarte-Trozzo, Dental Assistant

Michelle Dick, Dental Hygienist
Phone: 204-789-3426
D350 – Dentistry Building

Oral Maxillofacial Surgery (OMFS)

 Dr Shah

Dr. Adnan Shah | Division Head/Graduate Program Director

Phone: 204-789-3338
D343A – Dentistry Building

John Curran, Senior Research Scholar

Phone: 204-789-3753
D342C – Dentistry Building
Reda Elgazzar

Reda Elgazzar | Undergraduate Director

Associate Professor

Phone: 204-789-3634
D344B – Dentistry Building

International Centre for Oral-Systemic Health (ICOSH) 

Dr. Anthony Iacopino, Dean
College of Dentistry, Rady Faculty of Health Sciences