Our Dentists

Heather Stone, DDS

Dr. Stone resides in Waterloo with her husband, Kevin and 3 boys. She enjoys outdoor sports like skiing, running and kayaking. She maintains a busy life with her family and their involvement in a variety of activities in the community.

David Tomkun, DDS

Dr. Tomkun was born and raised in Waterloo. After obtaining his Bachelor of Medical Science and Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Western Ontario, he returned to Waterloo and has been a part of Laurelwood Family Dentistry since 2011. When he is not working, Dr. Tomkun enjoys playing sports like basketball and softball with friends and experimenting with new recipes on the barbecue.

Ali Namavarian, DDS

Dr. Namavarian was raised in Southern Ontario and completed his bachelor of Engineering at the University of Western Ontario. He completed his Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Toronto. Dr.Namavarian performs a comprehensive range of treatments including nitrous oxide sedation and enjoys treating patients of all ages. He is experienced in all aspects of general dentistry. He is committed to helping people achieve a healthy and beautiful smile

Shawna Gao, DDS

Dr. Gao lives Waterloo with her husband. Since obtaining her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Toronto, she has returned to Southwestern Ontario where she lived during high school and her undergraduate studies. Dr. Gao has a passion for her work, as well as for cooking at home, animals of any size and the outdoors.