Meet the Doctors
Dr. Ajay Potluri
BDS, DMD, MSc (Oral Implantology)
With 25 years (since 1992) into dental practice and with a passion to create happy and healthy smiles, Dr. Ajay Potluri is an inspiration to his team, and his patients (children to the elderly) for his affable nature and his commitment to dentistry.
After graduating from UBC, Ajay started his first practice “Mydentists Office” with his life-partner, Dr. Madhvi Potluri, also a dentist. He went on to finish his Masters in Implantology from the University of Frankfurt in Germany. He also underwent Advanced Training in Sleep Apnea correction under Dr. Lowe, Professor and chair, division of orthodontics, department of oral health sciences, faculty of dentistry, University of British Columbia.
Dr. Winnie Chan
Dr. Winnie Chan has been practicing dentistry for over 10 years. She is friendly, gentle, and passionate about dentistry. She received her undergraduate degree in Biochemistry and Psychology from the University of Toronto and her DMD dental degree from UBC. Dr. Chan completed a General Practice Residency at the BC Children’s Hospital focusing on pediatric dentistry. She then followed her husband’s passion to live and work in small-town BC where she enjoyed working as a rural family dentist for many years. During her free time, Winnie enjoys playing pickleball, hiking, and relaxing with her husband and two daughters. She enjoys all facets of dentistry and looks forward to meeting everyone from young to old.
Dr. Gurpreet Sidhu
Dr. Sidhu graduated in 2006 from the University of Detroit Mercy and completed his undergraduate degrees in Psychology and Microbiology from UBC. He has been part of MyDentist’s team for more than 10 years. He continues to take an avid interest in continuing education and has expertise ranging from sedation, TMJ therapy, Invisalign, implants to smile design. In his personal life, he enjoys freelance photography and maintaining an active lifestyle playing sports. He has traveled to a number of places around the world and has an appreciation of cultures from all walks of life.
Dr. Danny Shum
Dr. Danny Shum is a graduate of SFU with a degree in Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (B.Sc.) 2006 and a Degree in Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD) from Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2013. He was awarded the “Outstanding Achievement and Excellence in Patient and Practice Management? As well as induction into Omicron Kappa Upsilon, which is the National Dental Honors Society that promotes and recognizes scholarship and character among students of dentistry. He then furthered his education and received his Certificate of Advanced General Studies (CAGS) from BU’s prestigious advanced education in a general dentistry program.