Adolescence and Oral Care

There is evidence that demonstrates how periodontal disease may increase during adolescence due to lack of motivation to practice oral [...]


Vancouver Pediatric Dental

109-1128 Hornby Street,
Vancouver, BC
V6Z 2L4
Phone: 604-685-5620



Dr. Bob Patton

With more then thirty years of experience in treating infants, toddlers, young children, and young teens, Dr. Robert (Bob) Patton has been providing exceptional and nurturing care to the children in the Vancouver and lower mainland area.  Vancouver Pediatric Dental is proud to offer the expertise of this fine pediatric dental specialist.  We all looking forward to taking care of your child as if he or she were our own.




Dr. Diya Chadha


Dr. Diya Chadha BDS, DMD
Certified Specialist in Pediatric Dentistry for Infants, Children and Teens
Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Chadha is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania where she received her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. She further when to pursue a specialty in pediatrics and special needs care from Lutheran Hospital in Brooklyn, New York.  After spending a few years in private practice in the US, Dr. Chadha has returned, along with her husband and two children, to her hometown of Vancouver to practice pediatric dentistry. 


Dr. Chadha absolutely loves working with her patients. Her passion to provide a positive dental experience to her child patients is evident and she brings a mother's touch to her care. 


Dr. Karim Kanani


Dr. Karim Kanani B.Sc., M.Sc., M.BS., DMD, Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry
General Dentistry for Infants, Children and Teens

Dr. Karim Kanani was born and raised in the Lower Mainland Area. He has a Bachelors degree from the University of Victoria and a Masters degree from the London School of Economics in England and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. He received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (DMD) from the University of Pennsylvania. Furthermore, Dr. Kanani graduated from the University of Rochester – Eastman Institute for Oral Health - with a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry and is an active member of the Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (CAPD) and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD).

Dr. Kanani has a passion for working with children and providing the best possible treatment in a professional and caring environment.

Dr. Kanani recently got married and in his free time, enjoys reading, working out and spending time with his niece and nephew.