Dr. Derek Milani is a proud Winnipegger who grew up in the south end of the city. He completed his undergraduate education at Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia and the University of Manitoba. He later graduated with a Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree from the University of Manitoba. Upon graduation, Dr. Derek was awarded the University Gold Medal in Dentistry as well as several other academic awards.
After graduating, Dr. Derek completed a General Practice Residency at the Winnipeg Health Sciences Centre. During this residency, he gained valuable training and experience in treating medically compromised patients and patients with special needs and intellectual disabilities. In addition, this residency provided valuable oral surgery experience and certifications to administer oral, nitrous, and IV sedation.
Dr. Derek is passionate about providing patients with the comprehensive dental care that they deserve. He is experienced in helping those who have fear or anxiety related to coming to the dentist, and can provide multiple sedation options if required.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Derek enjoys spending time with his family and friends, including his fiancée, Raegan, and his dog, Gus. Some of his favourite activities include being outdoors on camping trips or hikes and cheering on the Winnipeg Blue Bombers!