About Us, Your ‘Dentist Near Me’
All About Your ‘Dentist Near Me’ – Cottonwood Dental
Looking for a ‘dentist near me’ in Maple Ridge to help you achieve your goals? We all know that a confident and healthy smile makes all the difference. Cottonwood Dental already has experience helping hundreds of people looking for a ‘dentist near me’ in our community. They feel better about their dental health, giving them the opportunity to smile brightly. Our team is dedicated to providing our patients with a high level of dental care at each and every appointment.
Meet Our Dentists
Dr. Payam Eslami
Dr Payam Eslami, General Dentist, (DMD, B.A.Sc, EE) has been practicing family and cosmetic dentistry in Maple Ridge since 2013.
Prior to earning his degree in dentistry, he studied in Electrical Engineering and received his Bachelor’s degree with distinction at the University of British of Columbia. He then attended and earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine at the University of British Columbia.
As a former engineer, he is a strong believer in implementing the latest technologies to obtain the highest quality of care for his patients. He enjoys attending post-degree seminars and continuing education classes to add to his skill sets.
Dr. Eslami and his team are committed to providing quality care in a kind and comfortable environment. They have helped many patients from all ages overcome their anxiety towards dental treatment. He also values and strives to establish trusting long term relationships with his patients.
His hobbies include reading, traveling, hiking, and playing soccer.
Dr. Abby Sra
Dr. Abby’s main philosophy is to always put the patient first and ensure that patients feel comfortable and relaxed when coming to the dentist.
In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with family, friends and her dog Niko! She always enjoys finding new restaurants to try and places to travel!
Dr. Bill Zhang
Dr. Zhang attended the University of British Columbia for his Doctor of Dental Medicine. Here, he honed his skills and gained valuable experience in various facets of oral healthcare, always with a strong emphasis on patient well-being.
Dr. Zhang understands that visiting the dentist can be an intimidating experience for many. He enjoys taking the time to listen to your concerns, answer your questions, and tailor treatment plans to meet your unique needs and preferences.
Outside of dentistry you may find Dr. Zhang tinkering with old film cameras at your local coffee shop or trying out the latest restaurants in town.
Dr. Zhang practices in both English and Mandarin Chinese (普通话).
Cottonwood Dental Care is proudly owned by Dr. Amin Shivji, Dr. Payam Eslami
Meet Our Staff At Your ‘Dentist Near Me’
On her days off she enjoys spending time with her kids, husband, and two dogs. She is an outdoor enthusiast whose hobbies include everything from hiking and camping to hunting and fishing. Also being the social foody that she is, Natalie always loves trying out new cuisines and socializing with her friends.
Olivia’s top priority is to have her patients feel comfortable at the dentist. She takes pride in offering the highest quality of care to patients, ensuring theirs smiles are not only beautiful but also healthy.
In her spare time she enjoys watching football on Sundays, playing soccer, and spending time outdoors with her dog.
When she’s not in the office you can either find her at the gym, hiking, camping, enjoying happy hour with friends at a local restaurant or spending time with her family and dog Bella. Vanessa loves listening to Chelsea Cutler music and indulging in a good charcuterie board with her closest friends.
Heather has been a Certified Dental Assistant for 16 years. Taking a small break early on in her career to do some traveling. She has lived most of her life in the Ridge Meadows area.
Heather has 2 young daughters and a dog. She loves to spend time with her family. She tries to get out and enjoy the nature around us whenever possible.
She has a passion for working with people and enjoys the caring environment she is able to provide for our patients.
Jessica has been practising as Certified Dental Assistant since 2011. She has worked with both Dr. Payam and Dr. Nikoo for several years in Chilliwack before joining the Cottonwood Dental Team. Her priority is to help patients feel relaxed and comfortable during their dental procedures, ensuring a good understanding of what they can expect during their appointments.
Her time outside the clinic is often spent outdoors, running on trails, hiking, paddle boarding, or simply enjoying the fresh air and beauty of nature.
Fees & Insurance
Your Fees & Insurance Options at your ‘Dentist Near Me’
We are pleased to direct bill to most insurance providers and offer affordable fees based on the BCDA fee guide.
This is a guiding principle that your ‘dentist near me’ appplies consistently year after year.
Your ‘dentist near me’ here at Cottonwood Dental can also direct bill your insurance for your convenience.