Dr. Kathem TalebianGeneral Dentist

Dr. Kathem Talebian, DDS, graduated from the University of Baghdad with honours. He also completed a four-year post-doctorate oral surgery training program and received the FDSRCS Diploma.

During his 40+ years of practice he was a member of various study clubs focusing on periodontal surgery, endodontics, orthodontics, occlusion, and implant dentistry, through which he mastered the skills of interdisciplinary dentistry. He is the founder of the Comprehensive Dentistry study club, and continuous to contribute to dental education by mentoring the Oral Surgery for General Dentists and Periodontal surgery for General Dentists study club at UBC.

Dr. Talebian is married with a family of four. When he’s not practising dentistry, he enjoys practising dentistry, he enjoys participating in triathlons, marathons, refereeing BC soccer games, and creating oil painting.