Meet Our Edmonton Team
Dr. Charkhandeh is a general dentist who received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) Degree and Bachelor of Medical Sciences from the University of Alberta, Canada. He then furthered his education and training by completing a Research Fellowship in the area of “Sleep and Dental Sleep Medicine” at the University of Antwerp Hospital (UZA), in Antwerp, Belgium.
Dr. Charkhandeh has lectured at numerous scientific and dental conferences across North America and Europe and has trained hundreds of dentists in Dental Sleep Medicine. An advocate and practitioner of dental sleep medicine he collaborates with other dentists and healthcare practitioners to successfully treat thousands of obstructive sleep apnea patients. He is the founder and director of Alberta Dental Sleep Medicine Study Club and the Clinical Director at The Snore Centre in Canada. He is also the Chief Dental Officer at Zephyr Sleep Technologies and as a member of the Research & Development team at Zephyr Sleep Technologies, he has been dedicating research efforts to improving therapeutic outcomes with OAT by defining methods that can predict which patients will be successfully treated with an oral appliance.
The Snore Centre is a research partner of Zephyr Sleep Technologies and is recognized as a significant contributor to ongoing clinical research.