Dr. Nihad Rashid
In 1984, Dr. Nihad Rashid graduated dental school from the University of Baghdad. For 29 years, he was in general dentistry with postgraduate residency. He was trained in root canal therapy and was a licensed member of the Canadian Dental Association. Later in 1997, he was granted the National Dental Examining Board of Canada license in general dentistry. From 1996 to 1999, he became a member of the Northwest Territories Dental Association.
From 1999 to 2001, he became an active member with the Alberta Dental Association and moved to Calgary. He also worked at Brock Dental Centre, as the primary dentist performing various levels of general surgical and restorative dentistry. Later, during 2001 – 2002, he became a licensed member with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, a member with the Ontario Dental Association and practiced at Trenton Dental Centre as the primary dentist.
In 2002, he was a licensed member with the Welland District Dental Association and Niagara Peninsula Dental Association. Dr. Nihad Rashid opened his own dental office, Besma Dental Family Centre, serving the Welland and Pelham communities. At his dental clinic, he provides a wide range of dental services, including general restorative and surgical dentistry. In addition, he was granted hospital privileges at Niagara Falls General Hospital, serving the Welland and Pelham regions, and performing general, surgical, and restorative dentistry.