You may know Dr. Archer, but did you know the Archer Dental family is home to a whole team of talented dentists? Each doctor is committed to giving you the best oral care experience they can offer. Every dental professional is unique, so scroll down to learn more about each of our dentists!
Dr. Natalie Archer, DDS, BSc
Dr. Natalie Archer is an accomplished and experienced Toronto dentist, and the Founder of Archer Dental. She received her Bachelor of Science and her Doctor of Dental Surgery at Dalhousie University and began her dental career in 2001.
In addition to looking after her own patients, Dr. Archer thrives on giving back to the community and looking out for new ways to help others in need. One of her primary goals is to increase awareness for dental elder abuse both in Ontario and around the world. She does this through the D.E.A.R. Project (Dental Elder Abuse Response), which has received interest from countries across the globe from Brazil and Cuba to the United States.
Dr. Archer is also incredibly proud to have been the youngest dentist elected to serve on the Board of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario in 2006. She is only the third woman to ever serve on the board in over 135 years and is also honoured to have been Vice President at the Royal College from 2011 to 2012.
Dr. Archer is a strong advocate for education and the pursuit of excellence. She was the Valedictorian in her graduating class at Dalhousie University and is honoured to consider herself a mentor to young women. During her keynote speech for the Ontario Dental Association, she focused on successfully managing a work/life balance in her talk entitled “The Female Perspective”. In July 2012 she was honoured to be a moderator, speaker and judge in the national Miss Teen Canada World event held in Toronto.
Dr. Archer is also the proud mother of two children with her incredible husband Anthony de Fazekas.
Dr. Fernanda Barona
Dr. Fernanda Barona is a Certified Specialist in Periodontics. She received her dental degree in 2012 from the Catholic University of Guayaquil in Ecuador. It was during these years that Dr. Barona discovered her passion for treating periodontal and implant related issues. Consequently, she completed her Masters in Craniofacial Science and post-graduate specialty training in Periodontics at the University of British Columbia in 2017. She is a Fellow-elect of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and an active member of the American Academy of Periodontology. Her research focused on the role of leukocyte and platelet rich fibrin on different periodontal procedures and complex implant and gingival reconstructions. In her free time, Dr. Barona enjoys spending time with her husband Jason, and doing outdoor activities such as skiing. She is also a foodie and coffee enthusiast.
Dr. Moemen Metwally
Dr. Moemen Metwally is originally from Windsor, Ontario, across the river from Detroit, Michigan. He completed his undergraduate studies at University of Windsor and Wayne State University in Detroit. He then pursued his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Pacific in San Francisco, California. Upon graduation, he enrolled in one year hospital residency in Canton, Ohio with an emphasis on Oral surgery, Endodontics, Implantology, Sedation dentistry and Special needs/Medically compromised patients. Upon moving back home to Windsor, he joined a family practice in Southfield, Michigan that focused on comprehensive care. Dr. Metwally then married his wife Maria and they crossed over from border to the next ending up in sunny Laredo, Texas. He has since continued to practice in a large group practice setting where he has done hundreds of sedations, implants, and root canals.
Besides being in a very busy private practice, Dr. Metwally has a life long passion for learning dentistry and has completed almost 600 CE hours in the past six years. He has graduated from the Las Vegas Maxi-course mini-residency in implant training as well as multiple sedation, endodontics and grafting courses.
Dr. Metwally is happily married to a fellow dentist who specializes in children’s dentistry.Together they love traveling the world and enjoying all kinds of ethnic foods. They have a little baby boy, Zayd, that keeps them very busy. Dr. Metwally loves the outdoors and anything that involves water including surfing, snorkeling, scuba diving, fishing or wake boarding. And when it’s cold out you can find him snowboarding. He has many places on his bucket list that he wants to visit and would love to hear your travel stories!
Dr Alida Andersen
Dr. Alida Andersen is a rising celebrity green dentist. She works hard to provide the highest quality and standard of dental care using the latest technology for her patients. Dr. Andersen completed her Honours in Bachelors of Science degree (B.Sc. Honours) from the University of Toronto in 2005. She then received her degree as a Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) from Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry at University of Western Ontario in 2009. Besides her professional achievements, she has always believed in maintaining a balanced lifestyle, which has led to her numerous involvements in her community during the past several years. Dr. Alida Andersen has always been environmentally conscious, but recently she has taken her activism to whole new levels by making videos on sustainable dentistry and given public talks on how dentists can be greener professionals. She has become very passionate about saving the planet and keeping it clean for the future generations. She has dedicated one day per week from her busy practice to promote positive change, through lectures and videos, advocating for greener, cleaner and wiser living.
Dr. Taneil Barlow
Dr. Taneil Barlow grew up in rural Saskatchewan before moving to Saskatoon to study biochemistry at the University of Saskatchewan where she received her Bachelor of Science. She continued her education after a year of travel earning her Doctor of Dental Medicine in 2012 from the University of Saskatchewan College of Dentistry.
Shortly after convocation, Dr. Barlow moved to Ottawa to begin practicing as a general dentist. In July 2018, after 6 years of practice in Ottawa she moved with her husband to Toronto where she joined Archer Dental.
She enjoys all aspects of dentistry particularly esthetic/cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Barlow is also a certified Invisalign provider.
In her spare time, Dr. Barlow enjoys spending time outdoors, hiking or lounging at the beach in the summer and skiing in the winter.