Winnipeg periodontist Dr. Anastasia Kelekis-Cholakis obtained her BA from the University of Winnipeg in 1988 and her DMD and Diploma in Periodontics from the University of Manitoba in 1992 and 1998. She also attended the Misch Institute Program in Implant Dentistry at the University of Pittsburgh.
Dr. Cholakis is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and a member of the Canadian and American Academy of Periodontists, Canadian Dental Association and Winnipeg Chapter of the Seattle Study Club. Dr. Cholakis is the Director of the Graduate Periodontal Program at the University of Manitoba, one of five such programs in Canada.
She currently lectures nationally and internationally, has received numerous teaching awards as well as the 2011 Dean’s Award for Academic Excellence. She has published articles in peer-reviewed journals and is a contributing reviewer for the “Journal of the Canadian Dental Association”. Her areas of interest are soft tissue plastic procedures and implant complications.