Our Team

Our Doctors
Our Staff

Dr. Fatemeh Khoshkhou, RN

Registered Nurse

She is a BC Registered Nurse, High Acuity Care Specialist and has a Ph.D. Degree in Nursing with 25 years of experience in the nursing field. She was a university professor back home. She moved to Canada in 2010. She pursued her dream to be a Non-Surgical Cosmetic Specialist and now is one of the successful RN in her field with working in well-known organizations such as the University of British Columbia. Her goal is not to change your face, but to maintain & enhance your natural beauty.

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Osanna Turfanda

Office Manager

Osanna was born and raised in Istanbul Turkey. After Graduating from high school, she moved to Canada and has been living here for 30 years. She has been working professionally in the customer service & Management, hotel & tourism industry for over 25 years. With her degree in Accounting & Business Administration, Osanna put her passion for customer service to use in the Dental Industry during 2017.

Osanna communication skills, dedication to customer service and willingness to go the extra mile makes her an asset to Howe Dentals team. During Osanna’s free time she is dedicated to volunteering with friends at local government shelters and members of her community in need. She enjoys spending time with her rescued fur babies, cooking special meals for her family and relaxing outdoors. She speaks English, Turkish and Armenian fluently.

Mahbuba Azarm

Dental Office Administration

Mahbuba Azarm has a degree in business administration and accounting. She gained valuable experience as she worked with numerous different international non-profit organizations. She further enriched her knowledge by improving her skill set through years of working in the customer service industry. Mahbuba is fluent in four different languages, English, Farsi, Hindi, and Kurdish.

Mahbuba is a people person and enjoys being a valuable member of the Howe Dental team that strives to make each patients' experience positive and welcoming. In Mahbuba's spare time, she likes to hang out with family and friends, read and walk in the woods.

Mary Hakimi

Certified Dental Assistant

Mary was born in Iran and lived there for most of her life. She moved to Canada and joined her family's passion for dentistry. Trained as a CDA at DCC college, she is pleased to provide her experience and expertise to Howe Dental patients. Mary is committed to putting patients at ease. She strives to explain the importance of good dental care and is a proud advocate of proper brushing and flossing techniques.

In Mary's leisure time, she enjoys spending time with creative and artistic pursuits, amongst exploring the outdoors. Mary has a long history of giving back to the community through several organizations dedicated to health and those less fortunate.

Blanca Sun

Dental Office Administration

Blanca graduated high school in 2020 and is currently a dedicated business student pursuing her Bachelor's in marketing. Over the years, Blanca has accumulated vast and diverse volunteer experiences that have provided her exposure to various work environments and experience with a wide range of age groups. Such as the senior home, community center, preschool, library, and so forth. The acquisition of numerous jobs in different work sectors allowed her to develop crucial skills in customer service, time-management, and reliability. In particular, Blanca has had the opportunity to acquire a position as a swim instructor, lifeguard, secretary and administration in dentistry, and digital marketing and business relations coordinator for dental implants.

The roles associated with her previous positions have taught her principles of dedication, service, and leadership which have shaped her into the diligent and determined individual she is today. Blanca enjoys spending her free time engaging in rewarding activities such as volunteering with impactful organizations, swimming, cooking, and spending quality time with family and friends. Blanca is currently working towards obtaining her Master's in marketing and developing a platform to launch social media and digital marketing management services.

Nali Park

Dental Hygienist

Nali is our friendly and caring Registered Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Vancouver College of Dental Hygiene in 2020.
Nali is very passionate about oral health education and providing a personable and comforting experience for all of her patients.

Give the office a visit and see her for your oncoming oral health assessment and thorough yet gentle cleaning!
Outside of the workplace, Nali enjoys travelling, being adventurous and all things outdoors!