Meet our Team
Our team at Garden Dental is proud to serve the community of Spruce Grove. We are dedicated to helping every patient achieve a beautiful, healthy smile and optimal oral health.
Dr. Gord Morris
Dr. Gord Morris has over 35 years of dental experience and has been practicing in Fort McMurray since 2004, before buying Garden Dental in 2020. He was born in Hamilton, Ontario and grew up in Acton, Ontario as the youngest of four children. While studying for his Bachelor of Science at the University of Toronto, he gained early admission to the University of Western Ontario where he received his degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dedicated to the newest advancements in dentistry, he has kept up to date with the latest technologies throughout his career.
He is a proud standing member of the Canadian Dental Association, the Alberta Dental Association & College, the Edmonton & District Dental Society and a former Crown Council Dentist. Dr. Gord believes in giving back to the community, and is actively involved with various charity organizations.
When he's not pursuing his passion for dentistry, you can catch him enjoying sports, travel, performing arts and preparing gourmet meals for his very appreciative family and friends.
Dr. Sumit Abrol
In 2011, Dr. Sumit Abrol graduated with his Bachelor of Dental Surgery from the Baba Farid University of Health Sciences. During his early stages in dentistry, he decided to continue his dental journey in Canada and moved to Vancouver, BC to pursue his career in dentistry. Dr. Abrol received his NDEB equivalency in 2017 and completed his courses received his Dental Licence in Canada in 2017.
“Do what you love and love what you do…” – This is what defines Dr. Abrol. With this simple but extremely effective approach, he has paved his way through many milestones in dentistry.
On his journey of providing people with dental therapy, as he terms his treatment, he continues developing and expanding his pool of dental skills with various training and workshops in Oral Surgery, Sedation Dentistry, Pediatric Dentistry, courses on successful Root Canals, Amalgam free restorations, Preventive Dentistry, Patient Management and many more.
Although remaining true to the fundamentals within dentistry, Dr. Abrol has always been a huge advocate of technology and innovation. He continuously promotes and supports the use of the latest techniques, devices, equipment and is highly apt in the areas of state-of-the-art equipment. Dr. Abrol is adept in making the best of his own resources for conducting his day to day patient care. His approach of putting people and their comfort first is unequalled so when under his counselling, you can rest assured that you are in one of the safest pair of hands.
When not in the office Dr. Abrol loves to be spending time with his family. He married the love of his life Nazia in 2015 and has 2 beautiful daughters Shivea and Sanah. A fun fact about Dr Abrol: He is extremely fond of DIY home decors and spends his weekends fulfilling his creative craving.
Dr. Navid Sharifi
Originally from London ON, Dr. Sharifi moved to Edmonton where he completed his Bachelor's of Science degree with Distinction at the University of Alberta. He then went on to complete his Master's Degree in Cell and Molecular Biology prior to enrolling at Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry to complete their Doctor of Dental Surgery program. Dr. Sharifi holds licenses in both Canada and the USA for general practice in dentisty.
Upon graduation from Dental School in 2017, Dr. Sharifi moved back to Alberta where he spent over three years practicing in Fort McMurray. He decided to move back to the Edmonton region in July of 2020 where he joined us at Garden Dental and Orthodontics.
Dr. Sharifi enjoys all aspects of dentistry but he especially enjoys Endodontics and Oral Surgery.
When he's not busy making his patients smile, Dr. Sharifi likes to spend time with his friends and family (but mostly his puppy Mylo). He enjoys weightlifting and hiking in his spare time.