Waseem Mughal, DMD, FICOI
At Excel Dental Care our goal is to provide our patients with exceptional and personalized dental care in a trustworthy, caring and relaxing environment. Because of this commitment, our patients have rewarded us with constant referrals of their friends and family.
Dr. Waseem Mughal, owner and principal dentist, has been in the dental field for over 15 years. He earned his Bachelor of Dental Surgery in 1996. He then graduated from Boston University in 2002. Dr. Mughal practiced dentistry in Massachusetts for the next 7 years, gaining great deal of professional experience and technical expertise.
During this time, he discovered the importance of getting to know patients on personal level, listening to their needs and goals to develop long lasting relationships based on trust and communication. He takes his time to listen to his patients’ concerns and needs and presents all possible options suitable for his patient.
To stay up to date with latest advancements in dental technology and to better care his patients oral health needs he participates in numerous CE courses and conventions each year. Being a lifelong learner Dr. Mughal is dedicated in providing the best possible care to his valued patients. He has gained expertise in cosmetic and restorative dentistry, dental implants, oral surgery, oral sedation and Orthodontics.
In 2008 and 2011 Dr. Mughal was named one of “Tops Dentist in America” by consumer research Council.
Dr. Waseem Mughal is a fellow of International College of Implantologists and is member of the following organizations:
- American Dental Association
- Texas Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- International Congress of Implantologists
- American Dental Implant Association
- Academy of Gp Orthodontics
- McKinney Chamber of Commerce
Dr. Mughal and his wife Afsheen, who grew up in Montreal Canada, now reside in McKinney and are active members of the community. In his free time he likes to spend time with family and friends, biking, gardening, travel and learn new languages. He likes football and cricket.
Dr. Mughal and his friendly and passionate staff are looking forward to meeting you!
Afsheen M., B.Eng – Business Coordinator
Afsheen is originally from Montreal, Canada and earned her Bachelor of Engineering degree from McGill University in 2001. She has been working at Excel Dental Care when it first opened in 2009. Besides interacting with the patients, she enjoys seeing how changing a patient’s smile transforms their lives. Afsheen loves Texas and doesn’t miss the cold snowy Canadian winters. In her spare time, Afsheen enjoys cooking, travelling and spending time with her family and friends.
Alena A , RDA, BS – Treatment Coordinator
Alena moved from Europe to Texas in 1997. She has been in the Dental Field since 1999 and simultaneously attended college obtaining her Bachelors of Science degree in Psychology/Business at UTD. She truly enjoys every aspect of dentistry and proudly shares her passion and previous experiences interacting and serving patients as clinical assistant, scheduling and financial coordinator as well as the office manager.
As a Patient Coordinator, Alena has been part of Dr. Mughal’s team since November 2015. She loves forming trust and lasting relationships with his wonderful patients and making them feel comfortable and welcome on a daily basis. She looks forward welcoming each patients as if they were one of her own family members. When she is not at the office, she enjoys the outdoors, taking long walks, spending time with her family and friends. She also passionately practices and appreciates many forms of art.
Janet K , RDH, BS – Dental Hygienist
Janet is originally from Michigan where she spent 12 years as a supportive periodontal therapist in a periodontal office. She acquired her Texas dental hygiene license in 2009 and continued her career working for a general family practice. In 2015 Janet acquired her Bachelors of Science from Texas Woman’s University. Janet has raised 3 children here in McKinney, loves living in Texas where she can enjoy her hobbies of cycling, gardening and being outdoors year round!