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With your ultimate comfort in mind, we’ve dropped all formalities and created an environment for you to relax and enjoy each visit.

WE’re Family

When we say we’ve dropped formalities, we mean it. Calling us by our first names is just a sign that we think of you just like family. As family, we want you to feel welcomed, understood and comfortable at our clinic. Tell us what you need to make your family more comfortable and we’ll do our best to help you. We offer the latest technologies in both general and cosmetic dentistry – and all at a cost you and your family will appreciate.


There’s no fear or anxiety when you’re comfortable. We want to change the perception that a dental visit is cause to be nervous. Our comfortable environment makes you feel at home. As you receive expert care, you and your children will have entertainment at your finger tips. Our clinic is complete with in-chair flat screen televisions and a play area featuring video games and toys for your children and teens.

Meet the Millrise Dental Clinic Team

  • Calgary Dentist - Dr. Lester Ikuta B.Sc DDS

    Dr. Lester Ikuta
    B.Sc DDS

    A graduate of the class of 1985 at the University of Alberta, Lester has been practicing all aspects of General Dentistry in Calgary for over 35 years! He founded Millrise Dental Clinic in 1989 when the community was in it infancy and has grown with it over the last 30 years. His passion for dentistry has led him to do large amount of continuing education and has a special interest in CEREC technology and is a DOCS certified sedation dentist. He has been married for 35 years and has 3 fantastic kids. Outside of the clinic, you are most likely to spot him on the golf course, the mountains or with his family.

  • Calgary Dentist - Dr. Rahim Ladha B.Med.Sc DDS

    Dr. Rahim Ladha
    B.Med.Sc DDS

    Rahim has been practicing all aspects dentistry for over 18 years and joined the Millrise Family in 2003. His friendly personality and patient centered approach creates a great experience for all his patients. Over the years, Rahim has expanded his clinical skills with a special interest in dental implants and Invisalign. Rahim is an active member of of the Calgary Surgical Study Club for over 7 years and has Silver Tier Invisalign provider for over 10 years. Outside of the clinic, Rahim likes to spend time with his wife of 15 years and his two wonderful children, playing golf, watching sports and traveling.

  • Calgary Dentist - Dr. Alfred Wo B.Sc DDS

    Dr. Alfred Wo
    B.Sc DDS

    The newest member of the Millrise Family, Alfred has been practicing General Dentistry since 2014. His casual, calm personality paired with his clinical skill makes him well liked by all our patients. With a special interest in Paediatric Dentistry, Alfred enjoys helping the children at Millrise Dental. Married For 5 years, Alfred enjoys spending time with his wife and dog Henry going for hikes in the mountains and loves to hit up the links for a round of golf.


“Gentle. Inviting. Relaxed. Informative. Convenient. Affordable.” These are just some of the words used by our patients in describing our practice. The highest compliment we can get from our patients is a referral to one of their family or friends. We get this compliment often as most of our new patients have come from your referrals! Thank you for making our practice such a success!

We’ve been serving patients since 1989 and in that time we’ve learned many things from our patients – and we still want to learn more. Our dentists and staff pride themselves in continuing to learn and study the area of their passion – dentistry. We make sure we know all of the latest so you can be sure that you’re getting the very best service available.

Tell us what your dental needs are or ask us a question. You’ll see that the most important thing we’ve learned is to listen to our patients.