Our Dentists

Dr. Rosie

Dr. Rosina is the youngest of four children of Italian descent raised in North York.  She received her Honours Bachelor of Science in 1986 from University of Toronto and then went on to University of Western Ontario to receive a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1990.  Dr. Rosina has been member of the York Region Dental Society, Ontario Dental Association and Canadian Dental Association since graduation.
 
Dr. Rosina then returned home to the GTA and decided to set up practice as Woodbridge Square Dental Clinic, which has been proudly serving the Vaughan community since 1991.  Since opening, the practice has grown to include many wonderful staff and new patients.  Over the years, there have been many advances in the field of Dentistry.  Woodbridge Square Dental Clinic has proudly embraced the ever-improving and wonderful technologies available to better serve our patients.
 
Dr. Rosina feels fortunate to have been part of the many changes both in Woodbridge and Dentistry.  She has had the pleasure of seeing families grow and her own family has grown with them as she and her husband have been blessed with five beautiful children. 
  
Throughout this journey, the mission remains the same—to provide only the best dental care for each and every one of our patients!

 

Dr. Paola

Dr. Paola Melconian obtained her Bachelor of Science in her hometown at the University of Windsor.  She then graduated from The University of Western Ontario with a Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1994.  Upon graduation, Dr. Paola did a one year residency at the Hospital for Sick Children where she focused on the treatment of children with advanced medical and dental needs.  She joined Woodbridge Square Dental Clinic in 1994.  She loves practicing all aspects of dentistry and especially loves working with children.  One of the most rewarding aspects of her career is watching her young patients grow up and sharing in their important milestones.
 
Dr. Paola is a member of the York Region Dental Society, Ontario Dental Association and Canadian Dental Association.
 
Her greatest joy is watching her five boys grow up…all too fast! When she is not in her minivan driving her boys from one sporting event to the other, she enjoys playing the piano, and spending time with family and friends.

 
 

Dr. Jaffer


Dr. Jaffer graduated with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree as well as a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Toronto.  She has been a member of the Woodbridge Square Dental Clinic team since 2003.  Dr. Jaffer is comfortable in practicing all aspects of General Dentistry and especially enjoys working with kids.
 
Dr. Jaffer is a member of the York Region Dental Society, Ontario Dental Association and Canadian Dental Association.
 
Dr. Jaffer’s hobbies include skiing with her family as well as travelling internationally.  She balances practicing dentistry with living an active lifestyle by practicing yoga and crossfit.


 

 

Dr. Stena Sothiratnam

Dr. Stena Sothiratnam obtained her Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) from McMaster University in 2011 and her Master of Science in Global Health in 2012. Upon graduation, she worked in health research before attending dental school. Dr. Stena graduated from the Doctor of Dental Surgery program at the University of Toronto. She has been a member of the Woodbridge Square Dental team since 2018. Dr. Stena practices all aspects of general dentistry and especially enjoys working with children.

Dr. Stena is a member of the Halton- Peel Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association and the Canadian Dental Association. 

Dr. Stena enjoys spending time with her family, friends and her cockatiel Mango. She also enjoys travelling internationally and some of her favourite trips have been to Bali and Italy.