Our Team

Our team is committed to your total family dental health care! We offer complete and gentle dental care and are committed to excellence in all that we do. Our warm and inviting office will provide a relaxed experience for your entire family.

Dr. Harinder Sandhu
DDS, Ph.D., Cert Perio - Periodontist
As a prolific researcher, especially in the area of periodontics, Dr. Sandhu has received numerous academic awards and invitations to provide lectures on Periodontology worldwide.  He enjoys exploring different approaches to medicine, business and economics, and he is always interested in discussing new ideas. He enjoys traveling, learning and sharing his knowledge with others.

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Dr. Shabaz Sandhu 
BSc, DDS, FRCD(C)   - Oral & Maxillofacial Surgeon

Dr. Sandhu is a Board Certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. He graduated from the University of Western Ontario with a Bachelor of Science (Honors) in Biophysics and then went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Western Ontario, Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry.  

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Dr. Avedis Encioiu
BSc, DDS, FRCD(C)  - Endodontist

Dr. Encioiu specializes in root canals. Originally from Toronto, he graduated with distinction from York University with a major in Psychology. In 2008, Dr. Encioiu obtained his Doctor of Dental Surgery from The University of Toronto and he specialized in Endodontics at Temple University in Philadelphia.
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Dr. Hendrik Doering
DDS, MSc, FRDC(C) - Periodontist
Dr. Doering completed his dental degree at the Friedrich-Alexander University in Erlangen, Germany in 2011. He then worked as a clinician-scientist in the Department of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery in Erlangen while attending medical school. He received a research scholarship that brought him to the Department of Periodontology at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto in October 2012. After coordinating a clinical research study and working as a postdoctoral fellow in the prestigious Matrix-Dynamics Group, he was subsequently accepted into the specialty program of Periodontology at the University of Toronto and graduated in 2017. He is proficient in periodontal therapy. He and his wife live in Hanover and are enjoying their time with their son Oliver (2018)


Dr. Matthew D. Morrison,
Dr. Morrison completed an undergraduate degree and Master of Science degree at Queen’s University before proceeding to the prestigious McGill University for his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. After dental school, he was one of six selected to complete a one-year Hospital-based Dental Residency program at Mount Sinai Hospital/University of Toronto. He was then chosen as the one resident annually accepted into the illustrious Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS) program at London Health Sciences Centre/University of Western Ontario. During his six-years of surgical residency, Dr. Morrison concurrently obtained a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree and another Master of Science degree. Throughout his training, Dr. Morrison was bestowed with numerous scholarships, research grants and awards based on his academic achievements and research efforts. He is now in private practice as a board-certified Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon and works part-time as an Adjunct Clinical Professor at the University of Western Ontario. 

Dr. Morrison’s areas of expertise include dental implant surgery, wisdom tooth extractions, dentoalveolar bone grafting, maxillary sinus augmentation, soft tissue grafting around dental implants, management of oral and maxillofacial pathology, and the provision of deep sedation/general anesthesia. 

When not working, Dr. Morrison enjoys playing a variety of sports, walking his dog, Leo, and spending time with his beautiful partner, Natasha.

Janine Nixon
(CDA) Office Manager
Janine graduated from Fanshawe College in 1989 as a Certified Dental Assistant .  Since then, she has acquired her Preventive Dental Assisting and Level II Assisting credentials.  She has worked in a general practice since 1989, as well as working chairside with Dr. Harinder Sandhu on a part-time basis in the Grey-Bruce community.  Janine has recently accepted the position as Practice Administrator at the Bruce Grey Dental Specialists office and is looking forward to fulfilling that role.  In her free time Janine enjoys many outdoor activities including cycling, hiking, gardening and snowshoeing with her family and friends.