DR MICHAEL VIZIRAKIS was born and raised in Windsor, Ontario where he studied Biology at the University of Windsor graduating in 2001. Dr. Mike (as his patients refer to him) studied dentistry at the University of Detroit Mercy and graduated in 2005. He then went on to complete an additional 3-year specialty program at the University of Detroit and St. John’s Hospital in Michigan focusing on periodontics and implants earning a specialty certificate in periodontics and a masters degree. Dr. Mike served as a clinical instructor at the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry from 2009-2012.
Dr. Mike is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, American Board of Oral Implantology, Canadian Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association, Ontario Society of Periodontists, Lambton County Dental Society, and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
Dr. Mike enjoys practicing in Sarnia because of the good and down to earth people in the community. In his free time, Mike enjoys summer vacations in Greece, hunting, and spending time with his wife and four children.
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DR JAMES FARGHER, a native of Sarnia has been a periodontist in Sarnia since 1982. He attended the University of Western Ontario for his Dental Degree. He did a General Practice Residency with the University of Illinois at Illinois Masonic Medical Centre in Chicago. Following a year of teaching Hospital Dentistry with the University of Toronto he attended Dalhousie University in Halifax for his post-graduate training in Periodontics.
Dr. Fargher and his wife Carol of 36 years have a daughter Christie and a son Brendan.
"Jay" and his wife enjoy skiing, travelling to Italy, biking, fly-fishing the Mirimichi, cooking, gardening, old world wine, the Lake Huron sunsets and Airdales. Jay also enjoys classical music, fly tying, golf, hunting, playing hockey and running.
Dr Fargher has been a Lecturer and Clinical Instructor at the UWO Dental School, a past president of the Ontario Society of Periodontists and the Lambton County Dental Society and has been involved with numerous committees at the Ontario Dental Association and the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario.
He has been involved with local charities as a board member for the Kidney Foundation and the Sarnia General Hospital Foundation. He has enjoyed coaching youth soccer and hockey over the years as well.
Dr Fargher is a member of the Canadian Academy of Periodontology, Ontario Society of Periodontists, Canadian Dental Association, Ontario Dental Association, and the Lambton County Dental Society.
Our Front Office Team, Lola, Sue and Carrie, are kind, compassionate and caring. They are knowledgeable and sincere when answering patient's questions regarding scheduling, insurance and coordinating treatment with referring offices.
Our Periodontal Hygienists, Darlene and Gayle, have been providing excellent care for our patients over the years. Their role is to intercept gum and bone diseases and to educate our patients regarding their oral-dental health.