Welcome to Westlock Dental Centre, our professionals know that dental health is not just about white smiles: it’s about having strong teeth and healthy gums. Our mission is to help our patients accomplish these goals in a compassionate, and efficient way.
We aim to educate our patients in a safe environment while offering them necessary comprehensive care. We understand that many people have anxiety about dental treatment, so we created a soothing environment and a scheduling system that never keeps you waiting long. Our goal is to give our patients the best care possible.
Dr. G.S. (Mintoo) Basahti
Dr. Mintoo Basahti has been in the local area almost his entire life. He attended elementary and junior high school in Ft. Assiniboine and high school in Barrhead.
When the opportunity arose to join Westlock Dental Centre after his graduation from the University of Alberta School of Dentistry, he couldn’t resist coming back home.
Dr. Basahti maintained his ties to the Dental School as a part time clinical instructor as well as a supervising dentist at student teaching clinics in northern Alberta.
He maintains his commitment to continuing education through his memberships in the Edmonton & District Dental Society, the Alberta Dental Association & College and the Canadian Dental Association.
He has served on the Executive Committees of both the EDDS and the ADA&C and has also been President of both organizations.
Dr. Basahti is dedicated to the profession of Dentistry and public protection. He is currently serving as Chair of the ADA&C Continuing Competence Committee. He is also a Board Member of The National Dental Examining Board.
He continues to enjoy interacting with his patients and taking the time to answer all their questions. Helping them to make the best informed choices about their dental health as part of their overall health is the best part of being Dentist!
Dr. Ousama Kabalan
Dr. Kabalan was born and raised in Calgary and moved to Edmonton in 2010 when he started his dental education at the University of Alberta. Since then, he has been active in pursuing continuing education with a focus on surgical and restorative techniques to help give his patients the best service he possibly can. Ousama is committed to making sure he is available for his patients when they need him, and believes that communication and compassion are critical to a good relationship.
Ousama started with Westlock Dental Centre in 2016, and immediately fell in love with the community and its people – especially the amazing group he gets to work with every day! Outside of work, his hobbies include fitness, travel, baking, and spending time with his friends & two cats (but he will swear to you that he is more of a dog person).
Dr. J.S. Dole
Dr. Dole was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta, where he completed his undergraduate studies in biological Science, BSc, at the University of Calgary. He then continued on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, D.D.S, at the University of Alberta.
Some of his interests include gardening and landscaping, mudding and wheeling in his Jeep, automotive mechanics, and carpentry/woodworking. Dr. Dole also enjoys going to the gym and BBQing on his charcoal grill. He enjoys working in Westlock and getting to know his patients and the community and looks forward to being able to continue to serve Westlock with their dental needs.