Dr. Akash Sidhu
Akash was born in the city of Ludhiana, in the state of Punjab in India. He obtained his Bachelor of Dental Surgery degree from the Baba Farid Health Sciences University in 1999. After practicing dentistry for several years in India he immigrated to Canada in 2006 and attended School of Dentistry at Loma Linda University in Los Angeles, California, obtaining his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2011.
Akash focuses his practice in family dentistry and many of his patients are children. He is keenly interested in the technology of dentistry as it relates to reducing the duration of treatment, shortening recovery time and reducing pain associated with treatment. Cosmetic and esthetic dentistry is a big part of his practice and he regularly provides emergency care to patients.
Akash loves the outdoors and is an avid hiker. He often uses his time away from the practice for day-long walks and has been or plans to be on most of the paths and trails in the Fraser Valley. He is always planning a trip to explore another area of Canada and is looking ahead to a trip he is considering to Quebec, Labrador and the Maritimes. He likes cooking and baking and finds preparing dishes for his family not only personally rewarding but that it helps him relax after long working hours. He is a fire arms enthusiast and has been target shooting since he was 12 years old and he enjoys playing soccer and watching matches on TV. Akash lives in Vancouver with his two sons, Armaan, 13, and Karman, 6.