A Warm Welcome To Our Clinic
The dentists at team at the Vancouver Dental Spa are dedicated to providing excellent dental care in a comfortable, friendly and welcoming office environment in downtown Vancouver.
At the Vancouver Dental Spa, Dr. Parisa Mehdian and her team are committed to helping Vancouver families achieve optimum oral health. We offer complete and gentle dental care, and are committed to excellence in all that we do. We also go above and beyond to make sure they are informed about their oral health, because informed patients are more likely to have better results.
Our warm and inviting office will provide a relaxed dental experience, and outcomes that will have you referring your family, friends and colleagues. We want our patients to feel at ease throughout the treatment process, and so we’ve created a friendly and relaxed but highly professional office environment.
Meet Our Team
Dr. Parisa Mehdian, D.D.S
Since she was a child she really loved to follow her dad and become a dentist. After graduation on 2010, Dr. mehdian honed her skills and learned fine quality dental care through observation and working with top dental professionals including her Father who is a well known dentist in the fields of Cosmetic dentistry, Endodontics and Surgery. She has more than 8 years of experience in providing high-quality dental care in well-established practices where major concern has always been a high-standard patient care. Her practice philosophy is based on respect, mutual trust and and making difference in patients lives by creating beautiful healthy Smiles. Dr. Mehdian stays up to date regarding advanced techniques and materials in modern dentistry by regularly attending continuing education seminars and studying the latest journal articles and books. Her dedication to continuing education is reflected in her involvement in dental board training programs. She has instructed several internationally trained dentists to succeed Dental board and to obtain their Canadian license. She is also an active member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia, the Canadian Dental Association, the British Columbia Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Medical Council of Iran and the Iranian Dental Association. Dr. Mehdian is a mom and she loves to spend time with her family. She is a huge fan of art and finely finished products. Her attention into the quality of details and her artistic taste has made her one of the bests in her profession.
Dr. Derek Clease | Founder
Dr. Clease was born on Vancouver Island and moved to North Vancouver in 1975. In 1994, he graduated from the U.B.C. Dental School with a Doctorate in Dental Medicine (DMD). At the graduation, he was awarded the Gold Medal, for having maintained the highest average through all four years of studies. He spent time as a part-time clinical instructor at the U.B.C. School of Dentistry as well as accredited study clubs. Dr. Derek has stopped his clinical practicing temporarily due to health issues but is still be an active member of our training and mentorship programs for teaching other dentists in our society.
Dr. Aein Tajik | Director
Dr. Tajik was graduated In 2009 from the AUST with a Doctorate in Dental Surgery (DDS). At the time of graduation, he was awarded the “Excellence”, for having maintained the highest average through ALL 5 years of dental school. Since then Dr. Tajik has pursued his interests in Periodontology, Cosmetic Dentistry and Business Management through many hours of continuing education. His team ensures consistency of high quality of patient care and satisfaction through staff training and continuing control of patient care quality.
Jaime | Office Manager
Jaime was born and raised in and around Vancouver. In 1999, Jaime graduated from Vancouver Community College as a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA). For the next 6 years, Jaime worked as a full-time CDA in a very busy dental practice located in Kelowna. After moving back to Vancouver in late 2005, Jaime was hired first as an assistant, shifting into dental reception and was quickly promoted to office manager in early 2006. Jaime is a busy mom of two, who does Dental Practice Management Consulting on the side and still manages to find time to spend with friends and family.
Laurie | Certified Dental Assistant
Laurie originally joined us during a work placement, and then was asked to take over a mat leave position. Impressed by her skill and enthusiasm she has become a full-time member of the team. Laurie graduated from MTI in 2011 from the Dental Assisting program. In her spare time, she enjoys camping, snowboarding, playing soccer and traveling whenever she can.
Dalia | Dental Hygienist
Dalia graduated from the College of New Caledonia Dental Hygiene program in 2006. She has a Bachelor of Science in physical therapy and worked as a physical therapist for 2 years while completing a Masters degree in Public Health in Lithuania where she was born and raised. Dalia represented Lithuania at the 1995 Fencing World Championships.
Megan | Oral Hygienist
Megan moved to Vancouver from South Africa in 1997. She has since graduated from the College of Dental Hygiene program in 2015, she also has a Bachelor degree in Health Science. Megan is a busy mom of two rambunctious little boys and thoroughly enjoys the chaos they bring to her life. She also enjoys spending time with friends and doing outdoor activities that include swimming, yoga, camping.
Cristina – Administration
Cristina moved to Vancouver from Italy and she has been enjoying beautiful British Columbia ever since. She started her career in dentistry in 2002. She used to be part of our team during 2008-2009 and we are happy to have her back since 2017 when she started her position as receptionist. In her spare time, she enjoys Volunteering, Yoga and Running.
Why Choosing Us?
Quality Dental Care in Vancouver
Our clients are our priority, we offer quality dental services with a team of specialists. More details about our services below.
You want to choose a dentistry team that truly cares, a team who is accessible and responds to your needs, who check in on you after a procedure to make sure everything is going as planned, even after the office doors have closed for the evening. We treat patients exactly as we’d treat our own family member and how we’d hope to be treated if the roles were reversed and we were the ones sitting in the dentist’s chair. We do it because we care! At the Vancouver Dental Spa, Dr. Parisa Mehdian and her team are committed to helping Vancouver families achieve optimum oral health. We offer complete and gentle dental care and are committed to excellence in all that we do. Our team of Dentists is well aware of the responsibility of improving quality of work of the Dentists in our society through mentorship as a result of which we can achieve much better Oral Health result for our society. This goal requires us to always be ahead of our time and to be the best at what we do.
A Relaxing Office Environment
We try to do everything possible to make sure every detail of your visit with us exceeds your expectations. Our warm and inviting office will make you feel welcome from the first moment you arrive. Good quality of work is just the beginning. At Vancouver Dental Spa, we have the blent relaxing atmosphere of the spa with the high quality of dental work. Warm Towel, Stress Ball, Patient entertainment are well matched with heated and massage dental chairs in order to ensure your comforts. Our friendly and professional staff will provide all you need to have an exceptional dental session.
We find it important to balance advanced technologies with the right knowledge and expertise. Over the past 2 decades, we have always been utilizing top-line technology to not only improve the accuracy and quality of your work but also to your comforts.
Heated and Massage Dental Chair
We take every step to make your experience beyond expectations. Warm Towel, Stress Relief Ball, Patient entertainment are well matched with heated and massage dental chairs in order to ensure your comforts. Our friendly and professional staff will provide all you need to have an exceptional dental session.
Digital x-ray files are stored in a digital format that can be easily pulled up chairside for the reference of the dentist and the patient. This means patients can be more involved in the treatment process, and gain a better understanding of their oral health and treatment options.
These tiny, high-resolution cameras fit easily inside the mouth, allowing your dentist to obtain highly detailed images. The images taken with an intra oral camera can be projected on a screen chairside so that you can see exactly what your dentist does.
We use dental lasers in a wide range of treatments, including gummy smile reduction, gum recontouring, surgery, and endodontics. These lasers are significantly more precise than many traditional dental treatments, and allow is to conserve more bone, tooth and gum tissue.
Dental cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) is a special x-ray that is used in cases where regular dental or facial x-rays are not sufficient. Your dentist may use this a CBCT machine to produce three dimensional (3-D) images of your teeth, soft tissues, and even nerve pathways and bone, in a single scan.
The vision of Vancouver Dental Spa is to change the way that dentistry’s been done in the past. People have always hated going to the dentist, our vision is to change that. Going to the dentist doesn’t have to be a negative experience. It really can be enjoyable! Dr. Mehdian and her team are all 100% committed to our mission statement, which is, “We provide the absolute highest quality Dentistry & Skin Care for all of our patients, all the time, along with unprecedented Hospitality.”
Vancouver Dental Spa is one of few dental clinics that considers a broader vision of our mission in Aesthetic aspects of dentistry thus, we proudly offer both Dental and Skin Solutions to ensure fulfilling our mission to expose a prettier version of each and every one of our patients.
Concisely, we want to be the Absolute Best! Our vision is to sustain a profitable business while providing our guests with high quality aesthetic and complete health dentistry in a caring, pampering and customer service focused environment. What do we do to execute our mission? The team invests time and money in prestigious continuing education courses that teach the latest in healthcare technique and innovation. We believe it is our duty to serve our patients in a way that ensures they enjoy every visit with us. We treat each other our teammates with the same hospitality. In a profession that is continually evolving and an industry where customer service is rare, our mission is not easy. Yet we are dedicated to the hard work it takes to provide for our patients. We believe our mission is noble, and we believe that our patients are worth it.
Patent Care Philosophy
Dr. Parisa Mehdian, and her team at Vancouver Dental Spa are committed to providing you with excellent dental care in a warm and compassionate manner. We go above and beyond expectations where good quality of work is just the beginning. We pride ourselves on customer service. Every day we have a meeting to ask ourselves how we can do better than the day before. Our practice was built on the fact that we want to make the dental environment comfortable and enjoyable for our patients. We want to be the best, we study hard, and we spend a lot of time making sure that we stay at the top of our field. The entire Vancouver Dental Spa team is part of that philosophy. The team knows our basic mission is to give the best care and the best customer service, hands down. We say yes to our patients, we’re educated about the best procedures, and everybody comes together as a team.
Schedule your appointment today to experience better dentistry.