AXIS Dental Group - Dentists

No dental practice can be successful without a team of dedicated and talented dentists and dental specialists. At AXIS Dental Group, we’ve devoted ourselves to selecting highly accomplished dental professionals that can provide our patients with the excellent oral health care they deserve.

Dr. Terry Papneja

Dr. Terry Papneja

Dr. Terry Papneja arrived in Canada in 1981 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery from India. After earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Toronto, he opened his own practice in Brampton, Ontario in 1986.

Underlying his practice is an emphasis on strong core values and a solid work ethic. Terry's primary focus is on implant surgery, wisdom teeth and full mouth reconstruction.

Terry devotes much of his time to his staff's personal growth and to ensuring his patients have a positive dental experience. He continually upgrades his knowledge and hones his skills by attending continuing education seminars and courses.

Terry enjoys traveling and spending time with his wife Nimmi and 2 daughters, Anjali and Koyelle.

Dr. Yale Farache

Dr. Yale Farache

Dr. Yale Farache graduated from dental school at the University of Western Ontario in 1998. Prior to earning his dental degree, he obtained a degree in Biochemistry from the University of Toronto in 1994.

For the past 10 years, Dr. Farache has been fortunate enough to have spent a considerable amount of time travelling the world, which provided him with the perfect opportunity to develop his current hobby - photography.

Dr. Farache enjoys the challenges and diversity dentistry has to offer and regularly attends continuing education seminars to keep abreast of the latest technology. When he’s not working, Dr. Farache enjoys spending time with his wife and family.

Dr. Michael Di Santo

Dr. Michael Di Santo

Dr. Michael Di Santo has been a member of our team since 1993. He first obtained a degree in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Toronto. He then received his Dentistry degree in 1992, also from the University of Toronto. This was followed by a one-year residency in dentistry at Toronto General Hospital.

Dr. Di Santo enjoys all aspects of General Dentistry. In his spare time, he enjoys reading, music and just about any sports, but primarily prefers spending time with his wife and son.

Dr. Paul Faerman

Dr. Paul Faerman

Dr. Paul Faerman completed both his Honours Bachelor of Science (Life Sciences) and Master of Science (Zoology) degrees at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Paul received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio, where he graduated with honours. While there he received the Dean's Award for Academic and Clinical Excellence.

Dr Paul is an avid traveller, fitness junky, self proclaimed foodie and wine aficionado.

Dr. Alexandra Zemskova

Dr. Alexandra Zemskova

Dr. Alexandra Zemskova received her Bachelor’s degree in Biology with Honours in 2008 from the University of Buffalo. She also earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree there in 2012, where she received a scholarship and several awards. She then completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the same university.

Dr. Zemskova holds a Certificate of Proficiency in Dental Lasers (the Invisalign clear braces system) and constantly participates in continuing education classes to advance her dental career and better serve her patients.

Over the years, Dr. Zemskova has participated in several voluntary dental missions within the US and abroad as both as a dental student and resident. In her spare time, she enjoys various physical and fitness activities, traveling and spending time with her husband and dogs.

Dr. Soheil Khojasteh

Dr. Soheil Khojasteh

Dr. Soheil Khojasteh earned his Bachelor of Health Sciences at McMaster University, and then he went on to complete his Doctor of Dental Surgery at the University of Toronto, where he graduated with Honours. During his DDS training, he earned numerous awards, including recognition in endodontics, anaesthesia, and pharmacology. He also spent a significant amount of time raising awareness and increasing access to oral healthcare for individuals with disabilities when he was co-chair of the Oral Health Total Health non-profit organization. Dr. Khojasteh has also gained experience in treating medically compromised individuals when he was an intern at the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute.

Dr. Khojasteh enjoys playing and watching soccer and basketball. He also enjoys spending time with friends and family, travelling, and exploring different cuisines. Dr. Khojasteh is currently a clinical instructor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry, where he is specializing in dental anaesthesiology.

Dr. Jacquelene Chu

Dr. Jacquelene Chu

Dr. Jacquelene Chu received her Bachelor's and Master's degree of Chemical Engineering with a Minor in Bioengineering from the University of Toronto. She then completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree also at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Chu enjoys working with patients of all ages and diverse backgrounds. She strives to provide comprehensive dental care while building patient trust and lasting relationships.

Dr. Chu enjoys the various aspects of general dentistry and is currently a certified Invisalign provider.

In her spare time, Dr. Chu enjoys visual arts, travelling, and staying active.


Business Hours

We’re open 7 days a week and evenings. We take great pride in providing you with a comfortable, clean and modern dental facility led by a team of highly skilled and dedicated professionals.

MON to FRI: 7:30am to 8:00pm
SAT: 8:00am to 5:00pm
SUN: 9:00am to 4:00pm


Dental Emergencies

We can treat dental emergencies within 2 hours during business hours.

You don’t have to wait to book an appointment with us.


Financing Options

No need to delay your dental treatment. Our financing options and payment plans offer affordable monthly payments. Available options include interest-free terms from 3 to 12 months.

For more information, please call 905.452.7111 Nicole at ext: 235 or Isabella at ext: 320



Direct Billing: We bill, process and accept payments directly from insurance companies.

We recognize that insurance forms and policies can be complicated. It is our goal to help simplify this part of your dental visit.