Specialists

Dr. Dana Levy

Dr. Dana Levy

Periodontist

Dr. Levy specialializes in the treatment of periodontal disease and dental implants. She received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in Caracas, Venezuela in 1990, and her specialty certificate at the University of Toronto along with her Master in Science in the field of dental implantology. Dr. Levy is President of the Ontario Society of Periodontists. Dr. Levy enjoys doing continuing education courses locally and around the world.

Dr Levy loves being with her family and traveling with them. She “power-walks”, and spends time at the gym. She enjoys living in our very cosmopolitan city with all the flavors it has to offer.

Dr. Ryan Margel

Dr. Ryan Margel

Endodontist

Dr. Ryan Margel, DMD, MS, FRCD(C) is our Endodontist who specializes in root canals. Originally from Toronto, he graduated with distinction from York University with a major Mathematics. In 2009, Dr. Margel obtained his dental degree from The University of Pennsylvania. He then went on to work as a general dentist for two years prior to embarking on a two-year specialty program at Marquette University in Endodontics. His Masters thesis investigated the anatomical complexities of molar root canals. Dr. Margel is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, and a member of The American Association of Endodontists. In his spare time, he enjoys sports, exercise, and traveling.

Dr. Leslie P. Laing

Dr. Leslie P. Laing

B.Sc., B.Ed., M.Sc., Ph.D. (Microbiology and Immunology), DDS, M.Sc. (Prosthodontics), FRCD(C), FAP

Saliva: not the usual topic of everyday conversations perhaps because of its somewhat “yuck” factor and it’s something that people tend to take for granted. However, when an individual cannot produce sufficient quantities, it results to various auto-immune disorders (in particular Sjögren’s Syndrome) from medication usage (of which over 1000 are associated with dryness). It can also be a result of HIV/AIDs, or having been treated with immuno- or radiation therapy for head-and-neck cancers that ultimately leads to DRY MOUTH. Having a dry mouth brings devastating effects to the quality of life including a unique characteristic of dental decay (dissimilar to that associated with decay from excess sweets or neglect of good oral hygiene); difficulty speaking, eating, swallowing, and tasting; and compromised oral health.

This is where I come in. As a Prosthodontist, I am a specialist who replaces missing teeth or other oro-facial components in the form of crowns, bridges, partial and complete dentures, as well as implants. As an Immunologist, my research focus is on various treatments and preventive measures associated with dry mouth, also known as xerostomia and/or hyposalivation.

As you may have noticed, I tend to “hoard” letters after my name; always learning. In addition to being on the Medical Advisory Board of the Sjögren’s Society of Canada, I am a part of their Board of Directors as well. I am delighted to be part of the dental team at The Accolade Dental Centre. If I may be of any assistance to you, please let me know. I’m here to listen and to help.

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647-360-6977

3405, 2 Bloor St W
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Specialist Referral Forms

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