Dentist

Dr. Monty Gaur, DMD

Dr. Monty Gaur is a born and raised Calgarian. During his time in dental school he served as the Student Dental Society President. His internship took him to Asia, Australia and Airdrie (1994). He graduated from the University of Saskatchewan Dentistry program in 1995. Dr. Gaur’s passion for working in a family oriented community solidified his desire to practice in Airdrie, where he has been since.

Dr. Gaur, a general dentist, has completed mini residency in Orthodontics and additional training in the areas of implants, Cerec (single visit crowns), oral surgery, laser and cosmetic dentistry, sleep/snoring appliances, sports dentistry, and Botox (aesthetic).

Dr. Gaur had the great fortune of having an amazing family physician (Dr. Joyce Clapperton) as a child and strives to have the same genuine concern and compassion for his patients as she did. Dr. Gaur considers that the greatest compliment to his almost quarter century in Airdrie is that he is now treating third generation patients. Dr. Gaur applies this same family feel to his team, where many members are longstanding.

During his spare time Dr. Gaur enjoys time with his family as well as time at the gym, golfing, and playing hockey. As a lifelong C of Red fan, Dr. Gaur is currently living his dream as one of the official dentists of the Calgary Flames.

Dr. Gaur resides in Calgary with his 3 University aged children, his fiancée Stacey and his French bulldog Bella.

Dentist

Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim

Dr. Mohamed Ibrahim is pleased to be part of Nose Creek Dental team. At Nose Creek, he enjoys practicing all fields of dentistry and providing high quality services in a comfortable and friendly environment. The most amazing thing is that we are all on the same page to ensure that our patients have a positive experience throughout their dental treatment.

He decided to be a Dentist because it is a profession of art and science. He has more than 19 years of experience in dentistry especially Oral Surgery and Dental Implants. He always keeps himself up-to-date on recent and advanced treatment modalities to offer the best care for his patients.

He graduated from Cairo University as one of the top in his class and was a University professor in the same school where he got his Masters and Ph.D. degrees in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.

Outside the professional activities, he was born and raised in Cairo, Egypt. He’s a father of a boy and a girl and his lifelong passion is reading and photography. He also partakes in fishing, soccer and swimming.

Dentist

Dr. Scott Townsend, DDS

Dr. Scott Townsend was born and raised in Claresholm, Alberta. He moved away from home at age 16 to play hockey for the WHL for 5 years. After playing hockey, he went to the University of Calgary and received a Science Degree while playing for the DINOS.

He graduated Dental School in 2002 from the University of Alberta and has practiced for over 17 years. Dr. Townsend performs all components of dentistry but he’s particularly interested in surgical procedures such as Wisdom Teeth Extractions, Dental Implants, and Grafting procedures. Patient education is as important to him as the actual dental procedures – communication is key. He has two lovely, young girls who keep him busy in his spare time.

Dentist

Dr. David Lovick, DDS

Dr. Lovick was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario. In 1973, he graduated from the University of Toronto with his Doctor of Dental Surgery. He then moved to Calgary in 1974, largely in part for his love of mountains and open spaces.

Dr. Lovick enjoys improving his patient’s smiles through implant surgery and Invisalign Orthodontics. He is an avid hockey player and fan. He plays goal every Friday afternoon for the Dental Hockey League and every Monday for the 60 and older league. He has been a pilot for over 30 years and has been flying his beloved Twin Apache plane for almost as long as he has had his license.

During the summer months, Dr.Lovick and his wife enjoy taking their plane on “Excellent Adventures”! For the past several years, Dr. Lovick has been building a float-plane that will allow him to travel to remote locations for hunting and fishing. Dr. Lovick feels that he will never fully retire, as he enjoys coming in to work and “visiting” with his long-term patients.

Dentist

Dr. Ali Saleh, DDS

Dr. Ali Saleh, graduated from Cairo University school of Dentistry 1992, in Egypt. He practiced general dentistry in Egypt, till he immigrated with his family to Canada in 2011. Ali was able to attain the Canadian Dental Board certification in 2015, to continue his career in Dentistry, here in Alberta. With almost 30 year of experience as a general dentist, Ali is devoted to providing professional dental treatment to his patients.

Dr. Ali Saleh, graduated from Cairo University school of Dentistry 1992, in Egypt. After which, he finished his one-year Intern, then took a two year post graduate Diploma, in Root canal treatment, Crown and bridge, and restorative treatment. He practiced general dentistry in Egypt, till he immigrated with his family to Canada in 2011. Ali was able to attain the Canadian Dental Board certification in 2015, to continue his career in Dentistry, here in Alberta. With almost 30 year of experience as a general dentist, Ali is devoted to providing professional dental treatment to his patients. Knowing how being on the dental chair is a stressful situation, having experienced an unpleasant dental experience himself as a child. He focusses his attention, and efforts to make the treatment session as comfortable as he can possibly provide to all his patients. Bearing in mind the daily advancements in the medical fields, Ali is always looking for Hands on continuous education courses to attend, which helps him provide up to date treatment options for his patients. During the period Ali was attaining his Canadian Dental Board certification, he had done many volunteer work, with an organization for immigrants and refugees. He helped interpret and translate both English and Arabic during appointments, court hearings, and school meetings with the parents. Ali is happily married, with 3 wonderful children. After finishing his work, he focusses his attention to spend a peaceful family time with his family. Ali and his family enjoy watching movies, having picnics and traveling. He also likes to meet, and spend time with his friends and relatives.

Office Manager

Pat Beier

Pat Beier is the office manager for Nose Creek Dental Centre. She graduated from the dental assisting program at SAIT in 1978 and has spent her whole career in dentistry. Her career has changed from dental assisting to dental reception and now managing the office.

Pat enjoys weaving through the intricacies of dental insurance in order to help the patients. She is always happy to share her knowledge of dental treatment. She has had the pleasure of working for Dr. Monty Gaur since 1998 and has been his dedicated Office Manager since 2003. In her leisure time Pat loves spending time with her grandchildren, hiking and snowboarding in the mountains.

Account Manager

Deb Weinberger

Deb Weinberger is a long-time resident of Airdrie and has raised her four beautiful daughters here. Deb has been a dedicated employee of Nose Creek Dental Centre since 2000. Deb comes from a strong financial background, and has enjoyed applying this knowledge to the dental field.

As the Financial Manager, Deb is always happy to assist our patients with working with their insurance companies, when it comes to claims and pre-treatment estimates. Deb is also a strong advocate for our patients, to ensure they are getting all the benefits they are eligible for from their insurance benefit plan.

In her spare time Deb enjoys spending time with her children and grandchild. She has a creative side that offers a nice balance to her life, her favorites being knitting, sewing and painting. On a warm summer evening, you will find Deb sitting by a campfire with a good book and a cup of tea.