Anaida Dent RDH
CEO / Independent Registered Dental Hygienist
Anaida immigrated to Canada from Albania 16 years ago with her husband. They had only a few hundred dollars with them and a big dream of building something theirs but not much else. Ten years, seven-day workweeks and a diploma later, she opened the doors to her very own dental hygiene practice, becoming CEO of DentalX in 2013. A Registered Dental Hygienist, Anaida has made it her mission to educate patients on the importance of dental health. She founded Mission Kind (Kids In Need of Dentalcare), to help children aged 6-16 obtain much needed dental work at no charge. Her passion and dental expertise has garnered her media coverage on Rogers Daytime Television, Sirius XM Radio’s What She Said, GlobalTV, CTV, CP24, CTV NewsChannel, Newtalk1010 and more. She has been featured in the Toronto Star, Elevate, Parents Magazine, Focus Magazine and more. She is the dental blogger forHuffington Post, Thrive Global and Inside Toronto. Her blogs are usually featured on Oral Health Group website.
She has won several awards: 2018 The Bizz Award Business Excellence Awards, 2018 CHCH Business Excellence Awards for Business who Gives Back, 2018 ODHA Community Service Award, 2017 Urban Hero Honour Award in the Health category, 2016 Patient’s Choice Award Winner by Opencare. She was a 2015 Mompreneur Award of Excellence finalist. She was selected as the 2018 Top3 outstanding women for Entrepreneurship and Business in the GTA from The Waterfront Awards.
Patients and their oral health are her primary concern and she gives them the best possible treatment. Her goal is to have every patient smiling!