Meet Dr. Paul Alter
MEET Dr. Paul AlterDr. Paul Alter completed his Bachelor’s degree at the University of Western Ontario, following which; he entered the Doctor of Dental Surgery program (D.D.S.) at Western’s Faculty of Dentistry. After graduation, Dr. Alter set up his private dental practice in Leaside.
Dr. Alter is a member of several dental associations and organizations including the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, the Canadian Dental Association (CDA), the Ontario Dental Association (ODA), the Crown & Bridge Study Club, and the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain.
Dr. Alter recognizes that each patient has their own vision of what will help them look and feel their best. As each patient’s situation is unique, he believes the best approach to treatment is to first listen to his patients’ concerns, gain a better understanding of what they want, and then plan how to best achieve their vision of a beautiful smile. Dr. Alter’s aim is to not only improve the oral health of his patients, but to also improve their overall health and wellness through his knowledge and application of neuromuscular and holistic principles.
He continually updates his knowledge and skills and has taken many specialized courses in areas such as implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, advanced bonding techniques, and the connections between sleep apnea, TMJ pain, and chronic headaches.
When not in the office, Dr. Alter enjoys spending time with his family. He is also an amateur photographer; some of his photographs hang on our office walls. He enjoys downhill, cross-country, and water skiing and is an avid tennis player.
Contact us today at (416) 485-5485 to learn more about Dr. Paul Alter or to schedule your smile consultation with him.