Meet Our Team

Meet our friendly, dedicated, and energetic dental team of EK Dental, Mantra Dental & PL Dental, we are committed to working with you and your family to create a positive dental experience every time you visit our practice.

We welcome you with warm smiles to our dental office!

Dr. Shawn Monga, BSc, DDS

Dr. Shawn Monga is the proud founder of EK Dental an accomplishment that has earned him entrepreneurial recognition in “Profiles of Distinction”. He completed a Bachelor of Science degree at McMaster University, which was followed by his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto in 2004. Prior to opening his dental clinics, Dr. Shawn Monga associated for many years at a prominent dental practice in Mississauga.

Dr. Shawn Monga is committed to dental excellence and continues to sharpen his skills through various continuing education courses in all aspects of dentistry. He is currently a member of the Toronto Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the South Asian Dental Association, and the Ontario Dental Association. He is also an alumnus of the Xi Psi Phi dental fraternity. Dr. Shawn Monga has a passion for preventive, cosmetic and restorative dentistry. In particular, he finds the ability to restore a smile and educate patients on the relationship between good oral hygiene and overall health and well being to be the most rewarding at changing people’s quality of life. In his spare time, Dr. Monga enjoys a wide range of activities ranging from travel and reading, to squash, tennis and enjoying a night out on the town with his wife.

Dr. Shiva Monga, BSc, DDS

Dr. Shiva Monga completed his Honours Bachelor of Science degree at McMaster University. He then went on to obtain his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree at Boston University’s Goldman School of Dental Medicine. While in Boston, he provided dental care to children in poverty, at community health centres and children in school programs. Dr. Shiva Monga has an engaging and friendly personality that makes patients feel at ease with their dental care. He is a delight to be around whether you’re coming in for your first dental visit, a routine checkup or a root canal. His friendly approach to dentistry has helped to turn people’s attitudes towards dentistry around.

Dr. Shiva Monga continues to expand his dental knowledge through continuing education programs in all aspects of general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry. He loves working with children, teens and adults. When he is not at the office, you can find him discovering new music, maintaining an active lifestyle by working out and playing a variety of sports, and traveling around the world.

Dr. Faryal Hussain

Dr. Faryal Hussain is a general dentist who has completed her undergraduate studies at The University of Toronto and went on to obtain her dental education at Boston University School of Dental Medicine. She is passionate about providing the best care to her patients. She continues to engage in opportunities to grow her skillset and better serve her patients. Whether it’s improving confidence with a new smile or relieving pain, having the ability to impact her patients’ health drives her love for dentistry.

Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. She has an interest in fitness, fashion and traveling the world.

Dr. Panchal

Dr. Panchal was born and raised in India where he studied dentistry and received his degree in 2013 at Bharati Vidyapeeth Dental College and Hospital, Pune. With his passion for dentistry, Dr. Panchal decided to immigrate to Canada to pursue his profession and successfully passed the series of exams with the National Dental Examining Board of Canada’s DDS equivalency process.

In the years of general practice in dentistry, Dr. Panchal found his passion in Preventative and Cosmetic Dentistry and in building good rapport with his patients. During his free time,  Dr. Panchal tries to keep fit by working out in the gym and loves to spend his time doing his other passion, travelling.