Meet our Dentists
DENTAL OASIS is dedicated to making a difference in patients’ lives by providing exemplary dental care. We know that it takes more than just good technique to be a great dentist, it takes commitment, understanding, and most importantly, a genuine interest in patient health and safety.
Saadia Afzal, B.Sc., D.D.S.
Dr. Saadia Afzal is a proud Edmontonian. She received Bachelors of Dentistry originally from De' Montmorency College of Dentistry Lahore, Pakistan and built on the profession by training from Shulich School of Dentistry, University of Western Ontario with D.D.S. After completing school, she moved back to Edmonton and continues to serve Edmontonians since 2013.
For Dr. Afzal, patient care is foremost and she believes in providing the finest dental care. You will hear her say these words all the time "Dentistry is my passion not just a profession". This is her drive for continued training in professional advancements. She brings with her a skillset of performing implants and orthodontics (early prevention, braces and invisalign), to Dental Oasis.
In her time away from work, she can be found gardening in the summers, skating in the winters, and gym all year long. Dr. Afzal enjoys most of her time outside of work with family and friends.
Mie H. Cifra, B.Sc., D.D.S.
For over 20 years, Dr. Mie H. Cifra has been providing patients with exceptional comprehensive dental care and orthodontics. Highly educated, she received her education from Centro Escolar University in Manila, Phillippines and from the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Cosmetic Dentistry.
Dr. Cifra feels it is important to stay on the cutting-edge of her specialties. Thus, she maintains memberships in many prestigious professional organizations to keep up-to-date on the latest techniques and technology. She is currently a member of the Canadian Dental Association, Alberta Dental Association and the Edmonton Dental District Society.
To give back to her community, Dr. Cifra volunteers with the Riverbend Community Peewee Hockey League and various Edmonton ethnical groups.
In her personal life, Dr. Cifra enjoys spending time with her two children, her son Ryo, and daughter Bea.