Dr. Barakat completed his undergraduate studies at the Université de Montréal earning his D.M.D. degree. He then performed his post graduate studies at the University of Chicago and the University of Illinois at Chicago to further advance his knowledge of general dentistry. Following that, he completed his post graduate studies in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery at Loyola University. Prior to moving to Oakville, Dr. Barakat maintained a private practice in Montreal and also maintained privileges at the JewishGeneral Hospital. Dr. Barakat is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, a diplomate of the American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial surgeons and a diplomate of the National Dental Board of Anesthesiology.

In addition to his private practice, Dr. Barakat maintainsfull privileges at the Credit Valley Hospital in Mississauga where he performsthe more involved procedures including orthognatic surgery, the treatment ofpathology of the maxillofacial region, and facial reconstructions post trauma.

Dr. Barakat enjoys cycling, scuba diving, and spending quality time with his wife and four children.


  • Royal College of Dentists of Ontario
  • Ontario Dental Association
  • Royal College of Dentists of Canada
  • American Board of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Society of Anesthesiology
  • International Team for Implantology (ITI)