Dr. Khalaj moved to Coquitlam, BC from Iran at the age of 12. She attended Pinetree Secondary School while being active in her community teaching at summer arts camp. She studied for two years at the Simon Fraser University and completed her undergraduate studies at the University of British Columbia in Cell Biology and Genetics. Following completion of her undergraduate studies, Dr. Khalaj moved to Toronto where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with Honours from the University of Toronto. She is a member of the Canadian Dental Association, BC Dental Association, and College of Dental Surgeons of BC.
Dr. Khalaj moved back to British Columbia recently and is once again embracing life in the West Coast. She is looking forward to forming trusting and long-lasting relationships with patients of all ages and her top priority is to help all her patients achieve healthy smiles. Dr. Khalaj is committed to remaining current with the latest techniques and technology in order to provide her patients with the highest level of care.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Khalaj enjoys spending time with her family and friends, relaxing with a good book, and travelling.