Meet Your East Lansing Modern Dental Doctors

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Dr. Aziza Askari, DMD,MBA,MAGD - Cosmetic Dentist

After earning her undergraduate degree in Pharmacology at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Dr. Aziza Askari was accepted into the prestigious Temple University School of Dentistry. There she earned a combination Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD)/Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree. Dr. Askari completed her AEGD at UofM in Ann Arbor.
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Dr. Bruce Bates, DDS - General Dentist

Dr. Bruce Bates earned his bachelor of science degree in Zoology in 1980 and his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 1984, both from the University of Michigan – Ann Arbor. In his 30+ years of serving as a dentist, Dr. Bates has taken great pleasure in helping others find their healthy, dream smiles.
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Dr. Ali Khiblil

Dr. Ali Khiblil, DDS - General Dentist

Dr. Ali Khiblil earned his Bachelor of Dental Science in 2003 from the University of Tripoli in Libya. From there, he completed a Residency in Esthetic Dentistry and a Master of Science in Dentistry from Boston University in 2012. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2021.
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Dr. Hana Gadalla, BDS, MS - Board Certified Periodontist & Implant Specialist

After earning her bachelor of dental surgery (BDS) degree in 2007 in Libya, Dr. Hana Gadalla pursued additional education in maxillofacial surgery, orthodontics, and implant dentistry over the next 3 years before coming to Michigan. Knowing the critical importance of communication, Dr. Gadalla attended the American Language program at Ohio State University before pursuing her specialty education in periodontics: a Certificate of Fellowship in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry from the University of Florida. She completed her periodontics residency at the University of Detroit Mercy, has been a Board-Certified Periodontist since 2016, and is certified to provide IV sedation.
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Dr. Jasmine Cheema

Dr. Jasmine Cheema achieved her Bachelor of Arts from the University of California, Berkley, in 2011 and her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Nova Southwestern University in 2018. She earned her Master of Orthodontic Science from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry in 2022.
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Dr. B (Umneet Banvait), DMD, General Dentist

Dr. Umneet Banvait earned her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She was also a research associate in orthodontics at the University of Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco.
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Dr. Muad Mohamed

Dr. Muad Mohamed - General Dentist

Dr. Muad Mohamed grew up in Tripoli, Libya, before immigrating to the United States and studying dentistry in Boston and Detroit. Dr. Mohamed completed his education, graduated in 2020, and has practiced ever since.
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Dr. Al Wesley - Prosthodontist & Implant Specialist

Born and raised in Michigan, Dr. Albert Wesley earned his doctorate from the University of Detroit in 1987 before obtaining his prosthodontics certification in 1990 from Indiana University. He has over 30 years of experience in all facets of general dentistry and loves helping patients protect, strengthen, and love their smiles.
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Dr. Steve Hectman - General Dentist

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Dr. Lena Akkad - Board Certified Orthodontist

Specializing in orthodontics was a natural choice for Dr. Lena Akkad. She completed her orthodontics residency program in 2022 from Detroit Mercy, igniting her fervor for treating smiles with a patient-centric approach and providing friendly and compassionate care.
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Meet The Team at East Lansing Smiles

 
 
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Along with our specialists and general dentists in Farmington Hills is an attentive and compassionate team dedicated to your experience in and out of the dental chair. Whether you’re seeking flexible appointments, need assistance with your dental insurance, or could use a refresher on your at-home cleaning routine, we’re here for you. We treat every smile and patient with personalized care. Call now for a positive experience you’ll remember!