Our Richmond Hill Dentists Are Knowledgeable and CompassionateDr Mark Safari

At Forestwood Dentistry, we have a professional complement of highly qualified Richmond Hill dentists that can look after a variety of your needs from cosmetic dentistry and implant dentistry to general dentistry. Our dentists have a variety of expertise including cosmetic, preventative care and of course orthodontic treatment. Why not take a moment to meet the team of friendly professionals that call Forestwood Dentistry their home?Dr Mark Safari

Dr. Mark Safari

Dr. Mark Safari obtained his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1994, and has been a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario in good standing since 1999. He opened his first practice in 2002, and is currently the principal dentist of four locations across the GTA. 
Dr. Safari provides a wide range of services to his patients including restorations, wisdom-tooth extractions, cosmetic procedures, orthodontic treatment, and periodontal surgery. While enjoying all aspects of general dentistry, Dr. Safari has a special interest in implantology, and is continuously upgrading his education to provide his patients with the most up-to-date technologies and advancements in healing processes. This being said, his main focus is prevention, and he strongly believes in detecting and treating oral and dental diseases in their early stages, which results in less complications, and costs to the patient in the long-run.


With patient-centered care at the forefront of every visit, Dr. Safari will ensure that you leave every appointment feeling satisfied and informed. 


Dr. Chee lum

Dr. Chee Lum received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1992. Before that he studied Microbiology and Virology at Universities of Western Ontario and Ottawa.

For many years Dr. Lum has focused on family and restorative dentistry with an emphasis on early detection and prevention, interacting with the multicultural community at large. Dr. Lum communicates in spoken French, English, Cantonese and Mandarin.

On his own time, Dr. Lum loves spending time with his family. He also has a wide variety of interests including Oil Canvas Painting and drawing, collecting rocks and fossils and aquarium fish keeping. He enjoys a variety of recreational sports as well and holds a 1st dan Belt in Tae Kwon Do.

Dr. Faranak Eskandarinazhad

Dr. Faranak Eskandarinazhad obtained her DDS degree from Tabriz University of Medical Science in 2005. After practicing general dentistry in Iran for 3 years, she pursued orthodontic specialty program at Tabriz University of Medical Science, where she graduated with highest distinction in 2012. During her specialty training she worked as an assistant professor and was actively involved in orthodontic and orthognathic surgery cases in hospital settings.

Dr Faranak Eskandarinazhad achieved her Canadian dental board certification in 2017. She is currently a member of Canadian Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association and Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario. Although Dr. Eskandarinazhad provides general dental care for her patients, her primary interest are in Invisalign and orthodontic treatments. She is an easy-going, friendly, and caring dentist who believes listening to her patient’s concerns and expectations are her top priorities. She strives to provide her patients with the highest quality of dental care via continued education. She is a compassionate and dedicated clinician who is attentive to details. Outside work she enjoys playing tennis, ice-skating and swimming in her free time. and spending time with her family and friends.