Dr. Khaled Sharaf is the founder of Stars Orthodontics. He is a certified specialist in Orthodontic and Dentofacial Orthopedics. Dr. Sharaf had the opportunity to practice as a general dentist for several years before pursuing specialty training in Orthodontics at the University of Alberta. In 2008, he completed the clinical and research requirements to obtain his Master of Orthodontics degree from the Faculty of Medicine and Dentistry at the University of Alberta.
Dr. Sharaf practiced orthodontics in Edmonton, Alberta for twelve years. He was also affiliated with the Stollery Children’s hospital in Edmonton where he took part in treating patients with craniofacial deformities including cleft lip and palate. During that time, he was privileged to contribute to the orthodontic care of hundreds of patients and families. Having relocated to Ottawa to be closer to his extended family and friends, Dr. Sharaf is proud to call the beautiful city of Ottawa his new home. He is a registered orthodontic specialist in good standing with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, and a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. In addition, he is a diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics since 2013. He has lectured on various orthodontic topics to dentists and orthodontists nationally and internationally since 2011.
Dr. Sharaf and his team are thrilled to welcome you to Stars Orthodontics, and he looks forward to meeting with you to discuss your orthodontic needs. Whether you are interested in a procedure to enhance the smile esthetics for yourself or a loved one, or wish to discuss a functional/chewing problem, Stars Orthodontics gladly accepts self-referrals for you and your family. We look forward to working with you towards the shared goal of creating healthy and beautiful smiles.
Bachelor of Science (Major in Biology), Concordia University, 1997
Doctor of Dental Medicine, McGill University, 2001
American National Dental Examination Board, 2001
Canadian National Dental Examining Board of Canada, 2001
Master of Business Administration, McGill University, 2003
Master of Science (Orthodontics), University of Alberta, 2008
Fellowship of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, 2008
Diplomate of the American Board of Orthodontics, 2013
President, Alberta Society of Orthodontists, 2015
Orthodontic Speaker at various national and international events, 2014-2019
Practicing orthodontist since 2009