Best Dentists in Brantford

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Dr. Nader Jahshan, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Nader Jahshan, DDS, grew up in Brantford and earned the highest grade at his graduation from St. John’s College High School. He then moved to Hamilton and attended McMaster University for his Bachelor of Science in Physics which he earned with Distinction. Dr. Jahshan again moved, this time to the University of Western Ontario. There he received the title of Doctor by completing a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree followed by an international medical residency. Dr. Jahshan couples his continued education with community outreach and is a member of several dental organizations such as the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, the Canadian Dental Association, and the Brantford-Brant Chamber of Congress.

Lynden Hills Dentistry is a conveniently located and fully wheelchair accessible dental clinic. They offer extended evening hours, flexible payment plans and electronic insurance filling. Dr. Jahshah also holds community education seminars and he and his team are always willing to answer any questions about oral health. Their patients receive comprehensive dental exams that look at the entire area including the jaw, tongue and neck for any issues such as oral cancer or gum disease. Dr. Jahshan knows that many people suffer from anxiety when going to the dentist and thus offers sedation dentistry to help ease their discomfort. He and his team also perform pediatric and cosmetic dentistry such as porcelain veneers, dental implants and teeth whitening.

2

Dr. Hassan El-awour, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Hassan El-Awour, DDS, earned his first DDS dentistry degree in his homeland of Kuwait at Latakiya University. He then chose to attend the University of Manchester for a Master in Oral Surgery. His next DDS degree was received from the University of Alberta which was followed with a one-year residency in implant dentistry. From there he joined the Lille University and achieved a two-year diploma in implant dentistry. Not wanting to leave the USA out of his education he attained a four-year certificate of oral surgery for international dentists from New York University. Dr. El-Awour holds membership in numerous prestigious organizations such as Fellow of the Royal College of Ireland in Oral Surgery and past Board Member of the Canada International Scientific Exchange Program Oral Medicine.

Dr. El-Awour is the owner of the Tooth Corner Dental Offices, a dental office network with 28 locations across Canada. Two such locations are in Brantford, one on Colborne Street West and the other on Charing Cross Street. They treat all ages from infant to elderly and always have time for emergencies. They ease the stress of medical expenses by offering direct billing, 0% interest payment plans and accepting many types of insurance including welfare. Their teams offer a comprehensive array of dental health treatments ranging from pediatric dentistry to oral surgery, orthodontics to root canals.

3

Dr. Shahrad Mavandadi, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Shahrad Mavandadi, DDS, has an impressive 30 years of dentistry experience. He earned his dental degree at the University of Tehran and was then licensed to practice dentistry in Canada by the National Dental Examining Board of Canada. Dr. Mavandadi has received extensive training in many aspects of dentistry and orthodontics. He completed advanced training at McMaster University in contemporary acupuncture for headache and pain relief. He has also been trained at the Institute of Advance TMJ Study. Dr. Mavandadi currently serves the International Association of Orthodontics as the representative of Ontario. He also maintains active membership in a plethora of dental health organizations including the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain, the Ontario Dental Association and the American Board of Craniofacial Dental Sleep Medicine.

Dr. Mavandadi serves patients at Family Tree Dental, a courteous and welcoming family clinic that offers a comprehensive selection of dental treatments ranging from obstructive sleep apnea therapies to orthodontics. They focus on serving every member of the family compassionately while maintaining their healthy smiles for a lifetime. Dr. Mavandadi provides in-depth consultations and looks to improve the patient’s overall health with a carefully crafted treatment plan. This plan could include such procedures as a full-mouth restoration, tooth extraction, porcelain veneers, teeth whitening, root canal therapy or amalgam-free dental fillings.

4

Dr. Pio Z. Modi, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Pio Z. Modi, DDS, has nearly 20 years of experience as a dental healthcare provider. He began his higher education with a Honours Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from McMaster University. Dr. Modi then graduated valedictorian with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto before traveling to Dayton, Ohio to complete a General Practice Residency at Miami Valley Hospital. He furthers his own education with memberships in many dental health organizations such as the Ontario Dental Association, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Canadian Academy Restorative Dentistry and Prosthodontics. Dr. Modi assists in the education of future fellow dentists by serving as both an Assistant Director for the Ambassador program of and a Teaching Assistant for The Dawson Academy.

Parkway Dentistry is a family dental clinic that focuses on providing cutting edge treatment in a friendly and comforting environment. Their team of dental healthcare are gentle and kind, they are dedicated to assessing a patient’s oral health needs and aesthetic goals and achieving both together. A new patient’s first visit includes a thorough consultation, a comprehensive exam, and digital x-rays. As a full-service dental practice they offer a wide variety of services including SpaDent teeth whitening, OraVital halitosis treatment, pediatric dentistry, TMJ and TMD therapy and many more.

5

Dr. Lee Ferrao, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Leandro (Lee) Ferrao, DDS, has been in dentistry for over 25 years. He began his higher education journey at the University of Toronto before transferring to Laurentian University where he received a Bachelor of Science degree. He then moved down to Cleveland, Ohio where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree by completing the Dental Program at Case Western Reserve University. Dr. Ferrao chose to stay in Cleveland and complete a General Practice Residency at St. Luke’s Hospital. Dr. Ferrao is happy to use his training for the benefit of both his local and internationally community through community outreach programs and international dental mission trips.

Clearance Street Dental is a thriving full-service group dentistry with an exceptional team of staff, dentists and specialists. Their specialists range from pediatric dentists to denturists, oral surgeons to periodontists. As a facility they are passionate about community outreach through various events, donations and sports sponsorships. Their office is equipped with the latest technology including Surgically Clean Air purifiers, CEREC®, CBCT scan 3d x-ray, 3D printer, general anaesthetic machine and Platelet Rich Fibrin. While the clinic offers all types of oral care procedures Dr. Ferrao specializes in general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry.

6

Dr. John Lind, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. John Lind, DDS, is a Brantford city native and has been serving his community as a dentist for the last 50 years. He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Science at the University of Western Ontario and was one of only eight students chosen to be in the first class of the University of Western Ontario’s then new Faculty of Dentistry. Dr. Lind later took a job at Brantford General Hospital where he served as chief of the Department of Dentistry which he helped establish and maintained hospital privileges for 45 years.

Dentistry on Nelson is centrally located in a historical building in the heart of Brantford with a knowledgeable and caring team, on-site parking and an inviting atmosphere. The clinic building has been an established medical facility for over 200 years and Dr. Lind and his team are happy to serve multiple generations of patients. At Dentistry on Nelson they offer such types of services as general dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, implant dentistry, endodontics and oral surgery. The procedures they provide include but are not limited to oral cancer and disease testing, x-rays, dental moulds, dental implants, dentures, fillings, veneers, maxillofacial surgery, dental implants and teeth whitening.

7

Dr. G. Boyd Van Allen, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. G. Boyd Van Allen, DDS, has been happily serving his community for over 40 years as a provider of exceptional dental care. He earned his Bachelor of Science Honors in Zoology from The University of Western Ontario and stayed on for his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He has been in private practice since graduating. Dr. Van Allen has furthered both his passion for dentistry, and his education, by staying up to date with the latest technological advances such as bone and oral tissue regeneration and laser dentistry. He holds active membership in the Sunrise Rotary Club, the Ontario Dental Association and the Brant County Dental Society.

Dr. Van Allen and his daughter, Dr. Leah Van Allen-Haase, currently serve patients at Market Street Dental, a charming family dental clinic. The team at Market Street Dental are highly experienced and united in their pursuit of excellence. Dr. Van Allen and his daughter are oral surgeon specialists which means they can offer such procedures as mini dental implants and root canals. However, they also offer many standard dental health services including treatment for periodontal disease, crowns and bridges, dental veneers, athletic mouthguards, teeth whitening and dentures.

8

Dr. Joel Schacher, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

Orthodontist

Dr. Joel Schacher, DDS, is a native Torontonian with over 40 years of experience in dental health care. He attained his undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto and stayed on for a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. After school he moved to complete his Hamilton General Hospital to complete his General Dental Residency. Dr. Schacher was then admitted into Eastman Dental Center’s Orthodontic Specialty Program. He has contributed to the education of many future dental care providers as teacher both at Hamilton General Hospital and the University of Western Ontario. Dr. Schacher is a member of Proctor & Gamble and Crest/Oral B’s speakers’ bureau as an Oral Hygiene presenter.

Dr. Schacher is an in-house orthodontist for Cornerstone Dentistry, a warm and friendly family dental clinic with a focus on holistic dental care for all ages. He uses both Invisalign® and traditional metal braces The Damon® System. Dr. Schacher works closely with the rest of his team to provide efficient and coordinated care that cuts down on the wait time frequently experienced when services are housed in separate facilities.

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Dr. Steven Deskin, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Steven Deskin, DDS, earned his undergraduate, a Bachelor of Science in Zoology, at the University of Toronto before preceding on the University of Western Ontario Faculty of Dentistry for his Doctor of Dental surgery degree. He and his wife are passionate about autism activism as the neurological disease has personally impacted their lives. Dr. Deskin has furthered his education in many aspects of dentistry including being an Invisalign® provider. He prides himself on his professionalism and the high level of care he gives to his patients.

Brantford North Dental is a uniquely fun-loving, dental clinic that aims to make trips to the dentist genuinely enjoyable. They are patient focused and are latex-free, provide extended hours, emergency dental care, payment plans and provide appointment reminders by email or text. Brantford North Dental is a high tech facility which uses low radiation digital imaging x-rays, intra-oral cameras and 3D computer imaging to visualize treatment plans from start to finish. Some of the services that they offer include root canals, dental veneers, crowns and bridges, teeth whitening, inlays and onlays.

10

Dr. Vlad Jokic, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Vladimir Jokic, DDS is an Ontario native, and earned an Honours degree in Molecular Biology & Biotechnology from his hometown’s McMaster University. He then moved to the University of Toronto and attained a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He has since gained nearly a decade of experience as a dental healthcare provider. Dr. Jokic is deeply passionate about the connection between dentistry and quality sleep, especially in treatment of obstructive sleep apnea.

Cornerstone Dentistry is a compassion focused group family dental clinic. They treat patients from 1 to 100 using a long term holistic approach that involves patient education and overall well-being. They are happy to offer second opinions for dental treatment plans and accept emergency patients. At their first appointment most new patients can expect a warm and inviting atmosphere, a dedicated 1 hour time slot, a comprehensive exam with X-rays and dental health history followed with a customized dental health plan. Some of the services that this plan includes may be gum disease therapy, dental implants, teeth whitening, fillings, oral surgery or Invisalign®.

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Dr. Tracey Tran, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Tracy Tran, DDS, is an exceptional dentist with over 21 years of experience caring for her local community. She attended the University of Western Ontario School of Dentistry and received a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Tran takes patient comfort very seriously strives to earn her patients’ and their family’s trust as a dental care provider. She makes a point of ascertaining not just a patient’s oral health needs but also their aesthetic goals and working with patients to achieve them.

Brantford Family Dental Centre is a well-established dental practice with committed, experienced and compassionate dentists and staff. They use the latest technologies such as low radiation digital diagnostics and drill-less air abrasion fillings. They are there to serve their patients with extended evening hours, same-day emergency care, on-time appointments and direct billing. They provide preventative, cosmetic and restorative dentistry as well as sedation options for anxious patients. Dr. Tran performs such procedures as custom sports mouthguards, dental implants, porcelain veneers, fluoride treatments, crowns and bridges, tooth-coloured bonding and TMD treatments.

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Dr. Edyta Witulska, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Edyta Witulska, DDS, has amassed over 20 years of dentistry experience since earning her first dental degree from Silesian Medical Academy. She then served as a school dentist to over 2000 children as a principle dental provider. Dr. Witulska initiated several programs during this time including an Early Interceptive Orthodontic treatment program and a Dental Preventative Program. After emigrating to Canada she attended the University of Western Ontario and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with honours. As the dental graduate with highest academic standing she was awarded the prestigious Dr. Z Wright Award.

Dr. Witulska’s private clinic, Brant Smiles Family Dentistry, is a warm, friendly and knowledgeable dental practice with a caring and devoted team. They are dedicated to providing patients with customized and well-informed treatment plans. They offer general, cosmetic and restorative dentistry procedures. Their general preventative procedures include in-depth cleanings, at-home and in-office teeth whitening, More extensive treatments include but are not limited to orthodontics and Invisalign®, root canal, fillings, crowns, bridges and dental implant restorations.

13

Dr. Arwa Elzayaat, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Arwa Elzayaat, DDS, attended Dalhousie University where she earned not just her bachelor of science undergraduate degree but also her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. After these accomplishments she served members of the Canadian military at Canadian Armed Forces Bases as a dental health care provider.

Dr. Elzayaat is the newest member of the team at Cornerstone Dentistry, a comfortable family dental practice with a real emphasis on preventative care. They provide a full range of dental sedation methods from nitrous oxide to IV sedation for any patients with dental related phobias or anxieties, overly sensitive mouths, jaw disorders which cause discomfort and those for whom local anesthetic is ineffective. As they stress preventative care it’s not surprising that they provide pediatric dentistry such as fluoride treatments, sealants and oral hygiene education. Other services that Dr. Elzayaat offers include dental implants, teeth whitening, dental bridges and crowns, porcelain or resin veneers, SomnoDent Flex Appliances for patients suffering from obstructive sleep apnea, root canals, fillings, oral cancer screenings and dentures.

14

Dr. Agnes Cybulski, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Agnes Cybulski, DDS, has over 20 years of dentistry experience. She attained her first Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Medical University in Gdansk and went on to practice dentistry in Poland for several years. She then emigrated to Canada and earned her second Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Western Ontario. Dr. Cybulski furthers her education by holding active membership with the Ontario Dental Association, the International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology and the Canadian Dental Association.

Amber Dental is a full service, family dental clinic with state-of-the-art technology and a caring, kid-friendly environment. They truly care about the community and accept emergency dentistry walk-ins. Their office has the latest technologies including an air purification system, pain-free computerized anesthesia, laser caries detection, soft tissue laser and low radiation digital x-rays. The range of services that Dr. Cybulski and her team offer include scaling and root planing, dental implants, both new and denture repairs, fillings, orthodontics and much more.

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Dr. Grace Liu, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Grace Liu, DDS, is a gentle, compassionate and caring dentist who began her dental healthcare career as a prosthodontist in China before emigrating with her family to Canada. Once she had settled in she enrolled at the University of Toronto where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She continued her training both as an assistant dentist in London, Ontario and through higher education courses in dental implant surgery and orthodontics.

Brantford Central Dental is Dr. Liu’s private dental clinic. She and her team of friendly and caring dental healthcare professionals use the latest technologies such as ortho-panoramic radiographs to ascertain and meet patients’ needs. They help ease the dental experience for patients by offering university student benefits and avoiding specialist referrals by providing a large array of services in-house. Dr. Liu’s offered procedures include but are not limited to root canal therapy, teeth extraction, sealants, porcelain and composite fillings, custom sleep apnea night guards, dentures and both pediatric and adult braces.

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Dr. Audrey Liu, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Audrey Liu, DDS, has over 15 years of experience in the dental health industry. She has several degrees. She attained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Western Ontario and Dr. Liu also attended the University of British Columbia for a doctoral degree. She has won many awards for her academic achievements including the Bridge Study Club Award and the Toronto Crown award.

King George Dental is a family dental clinic with a cohesive team that are dedicated to providing patients with an encouraging, friendly and comfortable experience. Dr. Liu creates a custom treatment plan for each patient based on a comprehensive exam that she and her team perform at the first appointment. Most patients will want hygiene services such as oral cancer screening, fluoride, sealants, stain removal, gum disease detection and treatment. Dr. Liu’s other treatments include dental implants, night and athletic mouth guards, root canal therapy, dentures, teeth whitening and dental bridges.

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Dr. Amir Sayar, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Amir Sayar, DDS, has nearly 20 years of dentistry experience since beginning his dental career in Iran. After emigrating to Canada, he attended the University of Toronto and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Amir treats patients of ages with respect, compassion and commitment to excellence. He is dedicated to providing patients with undivided attention.

Dr. Amir is based at Brantford Family Dental Centre is a compassion focused group family dental clinic they treat patients of all ages and often offer specials for seniors as well as to welcome new patients. New patients to Brantford Family Dental Centre begin their experience with a consultation and thorough exam including low radiation digital x-rays. Patients are then often treated with professional cleanings, composite fillings and teeth whitening. Other procedures that Dr. Amir offers include full and partial dentures, custom nightguards, root canal therapy, Invisalign®, gum contouring, crown lengthening and treatment for chronic bad breath.

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Dr. Monika Spolia, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Monika Spolia, DDS, completed her undergraduate dental studies in India and attended the University of Southern California’s International Dentist program. Not only did she earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree but she also made the Dean’s Honor List while doing so. As a mother of two she is very empathetic toward her patients and makes a point of putting patient comfort first.

Dr. Spolia is based at Avenue Dental, a well-established family dental clinic that has been part of the community for over 75 years. Here she and her team make a point of welcoming each patient as though they were a guest in their home. Dr. Spolia offers many procedures ranging from cosmetic dentistry such as teeth whitening and cosmetic veneers, to dental implants, dentures and tooth extractions. She also provides pediatric dentistry for children as young as 6 months, including fluoride treatments, sealants, baby root canal, sport guards and alveoplasty.

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Dr. Mohammed Shakarchi, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Mohammed Shakarchi, DDS, has achieved nearly 20 years of experience providing dental care for the Brantford community. He was awarded the title of doctor by the University of British Columbia’s Faculty of Dentistry when he completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He genuinely cares for his patients and his community and is passionate about providing both with the best possible dental care using the latest technologies and techniques.

Dr. Mo is based at Fairview Family Dental a cozy and welcoming dental clinic that provides emergency dental care whenever possible. Dr. Mo and the rest of the team at Fairview Family Dental offer a multitude of different treatments including sinus lifts, mini dental implants, in-office and at-home teeth whitening systems, custom mouth guards to prevent teeth grinding, tooth extractions, fillings, sealants, Invisalign®, root canals, dental crowns and bridges.

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Dr. Laith Al-Dabbagh, DDS

Location

Brantford

Focus

General Dentistry

Dr. Laith Al-Dabbagh, DDS, has over 20 years of experience in dentistry. He earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Baghdad University and has completed many post graduate courses on Implantology and Cosmetic Dentistry. He maintains membership in many dental health organizations such as the Ontario Dental Association, the Royal College of Dental Surgeons and the Iraqi Dental Association. Dr. Al-Dabbagh works with the Iraqi Dental Association to provide care and education.

Dr. Al-Dabbagh is the founder of Monacrh Dentistry, a of family dental clinic with over 14 locations across the Southern Ontario region generically with special offers for new patients. They provide extended weekend and weekend hours for busy patients. Some of the services that Dr. Al-Dabbagh and his teams offer include teeth whitening, crowns and caps, porcelain inlays/onlays, amalgam-free fillings, dental sealants and much more.

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  • David Krug

    David Krug is the son of a dentist, and the brother of a dentist. He's been around and worked in helping dentists grow there practices nearly his whole adult life prior to starting United Dentists. He's a proud member & supporter of the Dental Trade Alliance.