At the core of our dental practice is a friendly team of professionals that are dedicated to your utmost comfort and optimal oral health.  We view each patient as a unique individual, and tailor each treatment to your specific needs.  As part of our commitment to providing close, personalized attention to every patient, we want to encourage patient communication.  Please know that we are here to provide outstanding patient care, and that we value the trust you have placed in us.


Dr. Shamshudin (Sam) Kherani

Shamshudin (Sam) Kherani, DDS, FAGD, MICCMO, is a graduate of University of Western Ontario and has been in general practice since 1981 with a special interest in adhesive dentistry and occlusion. Awarded Fellowship from the Academy of General Dentistry, and appointed Trustee of Public Colleges Foundation by the Government of Alberta, Dr. Kherani is also a recipient of the Mastership designation from the International College of Cranio-Mandibular Orthopedics (ICCMO). 

Additionally, he previously served as the President of the International Association of Comprehensive Aesthetics (IACA), and VP Educational Advancement at the Las Vegas Institute (LVI) for Advanced Dental Studies. As a lifelong student, he has been exposed to many different philosophies in dental occlusion throughout his over 30 year dental career. Most recently, Dr. Kherani has been invited to serve on the Occlusion Panels at the Yankee, AACD, Greater New York, IACA and other meetings. He practiced and taught dentists in Calgary for 27 years after which he was recruited to Las Vegas to teach contemporary, leading techniques in Aesthetic and Comprehensive Dentistry to dentists from all over the world. After 5 years, Dr. Kherani decided to move back to Canada and join us to provide this acquired experience to patients of Aspen Landing Dental.

Dr. Shahin Charkandeh

Dr. Shahin Charkhandeh, D.D.S. completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry after having received his Bachelor's Degree and Master of Sciences from the University of Calgary.
A long time Calgarian, Dr. Charkhandeh and his family are thrilled that he is able to work in a city he loves and called home for many of his early years.
Dr. Charkhandeh’s approach acknowledges the importance of the relationship between oral health and general systemic health.
He places great value on continuing education and attends numerous courses in the areas of Dental Sleep Medicine, Periodontics and Cosmetic Dentistry in Canada and the United States.
Dr. Charkhandeh spends most of his free time with his wife and family. He loves playing soccer and basketball and volunteers in dental out reach programs such as sharing a smile day and DOCS. He is a history buff and loves travelling to new places and meeting people from all walks of life.