Dr. Sam Al Fakir
D.D.S., M.SC., F.R.C.D.(C)
Dr. Sam Al Fakir’s philosophy in life is to promote other people's success.
Dr. Sam has practiced for over fourteen years in Alberta and Ontario, first as a general dentist, then as an Orthodontist. He completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery at Dalhousie University in Halifax. Dr. Sam worked as a general dentist in Edmonton for several years before he completed his Master Degree in Orthodontics at the University of Alberta in 2011. His clinical training emphasized smile esthetics.
Dr. Sam is a published author in several journals. He had the privilege to teach as a clinical instructor at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alberta. He has received a number of awards including the Alberta Higher Education Scholarship 2009 and an academic award 2004 from Dalhousie University. In 2019 Dr Al Fakir received the highest designation as “Diplomate in Orthodontics” from the American Board of Orthodontics.
On a personal note, Sam has a beautiful wife and three young children that have taught him to be a very patient and accommodating person.