Dr. Herman Nijjar was born and raised in Calgary, Alberta. He completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Calgary where he graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in Biological Sciences. Dr. Nijjar graduated with distinction. He then attended the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry where he graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Nijjar interned at various health centres including the Cherry Street Health Services Dental Clinic in Grand Rapids, Michigan, where he completed dental procedures for the underserved communities within the area. In his final year of training, Dr. Nijjar completed the Advanced Periodontics Clerkship Program and received a certificate of completion.
Dr. Nijjar returned to Calgary where he continuously uses his knowledge and skills to provide exceptional oral care to all members of the community, and educate each patient on the importance or their oral health. Dr. Nijjar is a member of the Alberta Dental Association.
In his spare time, Dr. Nijjar enjoys physical exercise, playing sports, and spending time with friends and family.