• Welcoming New Patients, Ottawa Dentists

    Serving the Ottawa community with dental services

    Dental Treatments for the Whole Family

    Call us today to book an appointment or request an appointment online.

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Ottawa Dentist, Preventative Services

Preventive Services

Regular home care routines and checkups at our practice can help maintain your oral health.

Ottawa Dentist, Dental Crowns

Dental Crowns

A dental crown may be recommended to repair, protect and strengthen your teeth.

Ottawa Dentist, Dental Implants

Dental Implants

If you are missing teeth or need to secure your denture, we can help by placing dental implants.

Meet Our Ottawa Dentists

Aiming for a healthier smile? Our team of dental professionals are here to help.

Our Dentists
  • Dr. Rami Yassine

    General Dentist

    Dr. Rami Yassine attended McGill University in Montreal and graduated in 2013. He places and restores implants as part of his daily practice and, since graduating from McGill, has placed over 2,000 dental implants.

    In 2014, he continued his training and completed a one-year General Practice Residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in the Bronx, New York City.

    Dr. Yassine is a general dentist and provides dental services such as wisdom teeth surgery, extractions and bone grafting, root canals as well as trigger point injections for non-resolving TMJ discomfort. He is also certified for Nitrous Oxide Sedation and regularly treats children.

    Dr. Yassine's primary objective is to provide a familiar and structured treatment plan for his patients and help them become well-informed about their health and dental needs.

    Dr. Yassine is also multi-lingual, speaking English, French, Arabic, and Spanish. He keeps active in his spare time by running, cross-fit training, Yoga, and gardening.

    His philosophy is “treat patients like family and always be there for them!”

  • Dr. Roger Hacking

    General Dentist

    Dr. Hacking was born in 1947 in Picton, Ontario. With a father in the R.C.A.F, he moved frequently including stops in England, Germany and finally in Ottawa.

    He attended the University of Toronto for his Pre-Dental year of B.S.C. He also attended the University of Toronto for his Bachelor of Science and his Doctor of Dental Surgery. He then graduated from the faculty of dentistry in 1971. Moving back to Ottawa, he entered private practice and has enjoyed all aspects of general dentistry ever since.

    Dr. Hacking enjoys playing hockey, golf and slo-pitch. He and his wife own a 32 foot racing yacht which has been campaigned in regattas off Rhode Island, Lake Erie, Lake Ontario as well as here on The Ottawa River.

  • Dr. Pankil Shah

    General Dentist

    Dr. Shah completed his graduation in India in 2011 at Dharmsinh Desai University and acquired a Master degree from Rajiv Gandhi University in Periodontology, also in India. He completed his general dentist equivalency process and started practicing in GTA before moving to Ottawa with his wife.

    Dr. Shah really likes to connect with his patients by educating them about the procedures being performed and answering any questions they may have during the course of their treatment. He takes dental health very seriously and constantly tries to stay abreast with the ongoings in the profession. He strives to perform all dental procedures with a high level of precision while providing a great patient experience.

    On the personal front, he enjoys travelling and exploring new places with his wife. In his spare time, he loves to play piano and try and relish over delicious new cuisines.

  • Dr. Ran Wei

    General Dentist

    Bio coming soon.

  • Dr. Dorothea Pavasovic

    General Dentist

    Bio coming soon.

Your Ottawa Dentists

The dentists and team at Kent Street Dental Centre aim to provide a relaxed environment with dental services for the Centretown community in Ottawa.

Ottawa Dentist, New Patients

New Patients

At Kent Street Dental Centre, we are always happy to welcome new patients to join our growing family.

We are pleased to offer the following services:

  • General Dentistry
  • Tooth Repair
  • Cosmetic Services
  • Oral Surgery
  • Dental Implants & Restorations

If you are looking for a family dentist in Ottawa's downtown core, please contact us today!

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Ottawa Dentist, Family Services


Your family is our family and that's why we want to make sure your children maintain their oral health starting at a young age. Together we will educate your family on good home care routines.

During your child's appointment, we will show them:

  • How to brush their teeth
  • How to floss their teeth
  • How often to brush and floss for a healthy smile

We're happy to help introduce your family to our team and services. Come in for a visit, and learn more about how we can help your family!

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Ottawa Dentist, Older Adults

Older Adults

Kent Street Dental Centre in Ottawa will help you create a customized solution to maximize your dental benefits before retirement. 

How to maintain your oral health:

  • Brush and floss daily
  • Have routine checkups
  • Eat well-balanced meals

Work with the Kent Street Dental Centre team to maximize your benefits before retirement.

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Ottawa Dentist, Anxious Patients

Anxious Patients

At Kent Street Dental Centre we can discuss with you how we can make your visit to the dentist as comfortable as possible to help ease anxiety.

We offer the following sedation services:

  • Nitrous Oxide
  • Oral Sedation

Contact us to discuss how we can make your visit to the dentist as comfortable as possible.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Aiming for a straighter, whiter smile? Our team of dental professionals are here to help.

  • Do you offer financing options?

    Understanding that dental care is a key part of overall health, for certain treatments financing options may be available. Our team at Kent Street Dental Centre is happy to discuss your options and help you plan your treatment. We aim to make dental care manageable and affordable for everyone in our community.

  • Are you accepting new patients?

    Absolutely! We are always happy to welcome new patients into our dental family. Whether you’re seeking routine care, have a specific dental issue, or are interested in cosmetic procedures, we’re here to provide personalized dental care. Please contact our clinic to schedule your first appointment. We look forward to meeting you and helping you achieve your best smile!

  • Do you provide dental services for children?

    At Kent Street Dental Centre in Ottawa, we’re proud to offer comprehensive dental care for children. Our team is experienced in working with young patients and is committed to making their dental visits as enjoyable and stress-free as possible. We provide various dental services to support your child's oral health journey.

  • What services do you offer?

    At Kent Street Dental Centre, our team is committed to providing personalized dental care for the entire family. We offer a broad range of services to maintain and improve oral health, including children's dentistry, teeth whitening, veneers, emergency dentistry, dental implants, teeth extractions, and more. We strive to create a comfortable, welcoming environment where your comfort and dental wellness are our top priority.

  • Do you accept emergency patients?

    We understand that dental emergencies can happen unexpectedly. Our team will attempt to accommodate you as soon as we can.

  • How do I prepare for my first appointment?

    For your first appointment, here’s how you and your family can prepare:

    • Have your identification and insurance cards ready.
    • If applicable, fill out any digital intake forms you may have received.
    • Bring a list of any medications you are taking.
    • If possible, bring copies of previous dental records and X-rays.
    • Plan to arrive about 10-15 minutes early to complete any last-minute paperwork.
    • Note any questions or concerns about your oral health to discuss with the dentist.
    Following these steps can help ensure a smooth and efficient first visit, allowing you to focus on discussing your dental health with your new dentist.

  • What languages do your staff speak?

    The dentists and team at Kent Street Dental Centre in Ottawa speak English, French, Arabic, Spanish and Portuguese to serve our diverse community better. Our team strives to provide clear communication and comfortable dental experiences for all our patients. If you need help in a specific language, let us know! We'll check if we have someone at the clinic who can speak with you in your language.

Your Centretown Community Dentist in Ottawa

Hours of Operation

  • Monday:08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Tuesday:08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Wednesday:08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Thursday:08:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Friday:Closed
  • Saturday:Closed
  • Sunday:Closed

Open select Fridays, hours are subject to change



381 Kent St Ottawa ON K2P 2A8 CA

Phone Number

(613) 237-2677

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Looking for a dentist in Ottawa? Get in touch with our team at Kent Street Dental Centre today!

(613) 237-2677