Meet The Team at Westdale Dental

When you call or come in for your appointment, you can count on professional service with a personal touch.


Mary Shinouda, Denturist

Mary Shinouda


Mary’s passion for prosthodontics started when she was studying dental surgery oversees. This led her to pursue a Masters degree in implants over-dentures. Upon immigrating to Canada, Mary qualified as a denturist.

Now, she enjoys the rewarding experience of seeing her patients’ confident smile with their dentures. She puts her utmost attention in designing the best solution to restore esthetics, function and speech for her patients. Mary has more than 25 years of experience in dentistry.

In her free time she likes to draw on silk and travel with her family to explore new places

Dr. Maged, Dental Surgeon

Dr. Maged

Dental Surgeon

Dr. Maged is a dental surgeon who has been an asset with Westdale Dental Centre with his exceptional skills in surgery and with implant placement. Dr. Maged performs dentistry for patients who wish to have General Anaesthesia.

Dr. Maged is always taking additional dental courses to learn the latest techniques in dentistry. He is a family man and has 3 children, he has a sense of humour and is very patient and easy going.

Sara Marie Harding, Treatment Coordinator

Sara Marie Harding

Treatment Coordinator

Sara started out in the field as a dental chairside assistant back in ’94 until ’97 when the opportunity came to pursue the administration side of the dental world, focusing on treatment coordinating. This approach allowed a more intimate role with the patients, which fulfilled her passion of education and wellness.

Sara, aka SM, has continued over the years to follow her passions furthering her education in natural nutrition and holistic wellness. She loves music, live concerts, her husband of 14 years, and her two shih tzu’s, Joey and Daisy.

Her most recent love and passion is being an Ontario Volunteer Leader for the past 3 years in support of the Hamilton Blue Dot, a David Suzuki Fdn. Movement, fighting for our rights for a healthy environment–clean air and water, safe food, a stable climate and a say in decisions that affect our health and well-being. I am very honored to be apart of Hamilton’s history, being the first city in Ontario to sign this declaration and support this right! WTG #HamON!

Raheleh, Restorative Dental Hygienist


Restorative Dental Hygienist

Raheleh is a Restorative Dental Hygienist who has been a valuable team member since 2009. Raheleh brings an extensive experience in dental care and she strives to provide patients with prompt, comfortable and friendly services.

When not at work, Raheleh can be found attending study groups and dental related seminars and keeping herself current with the latest technology. In her spare time, Raheleh enjoys spending time with family and friends, playing tennis on a sunny summer day or skiing on a beautiful snowy winter day.

Jennifer, Dental Assistant


Dental Assistant

Jennifer is a level II dental assistant here at Westdale. She graduated in 2005. Jen is dedicated to providing patients with outstanding dental care in a relaxed atmosphere. Coming into work is a different and exciting everyday.

When she's not in her scrubs you can find her with her kids

Nora, Registered Dental hygienist


Registered Dental Hygienist

Nora Brewer has been a registered dental hygienist for the past 32 years. The past 10 years of her career has been with Westdale Dental Centre. Nora finds most rewarding part of her job is helping clients achieve good dental health. She believes this is can be reached with good communication and comprehensive dental care.

Nora is married and has four children. In her free time she enjoys reading or working in her flower garden. She was born in Permerend, Holland and she adores black licorice.

Andrea, Registered Dental Hygienist


Registered Dental Hygienist

Andrea is a Registered Dental Hygienist who has 5 years of Dental assisting experience. Andrea completed her Dental Hygiene Diploma at Georgian College and her Dental Assisting certification at Niagara College.

Andrea treats her patients on an individualized basis to meet their specific needs along with educating them to provide them with the best dental care. Andrea grew up in the Hamilton area and one thing that not many people know about her, is that she enjoys going to car shows throughout the summer.

Jessica Worley


Registered Dental Hygienist

Nothing makes Jessica happier at work than sharing her knowledge of oral care with patients, as understanding is the first step to better oral health.

Through collaboration and education she works with those she cares for to achieve their health goals.

Joanne, registered Hygienist


Registered Dental Hygienist

Joanne has been one of our hygienists since 2002, but has been practicing dental hygiene for the past 31 years. Her years of experience along with her friendly personality is always welcomed by our patients.

Joanne enjoys spending time with her family, cycling and is an avid gardener