If your tooth or gums are causing your pain, you should contact your dentist as soon as possible to schedule an appointment. Here, our North York dentists explain some of the possible reasons for your pain and what you can do to care for your smile until you can get to the dentist.
Dr. Theo Katsaros
Dr. Katsaros, DDS, MSD, FRDC(C) is a board-certified Periodontist at Sheppard Yorkland Dental in North York.
Dr. Katsaros is a board-certified periodontist in Canada, as well as in the United States. In 2008 he graduated with his dental degree from Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece. He served in the Greek army from 2002 until 2013, and practiced general dentistry in military hospitals and private practices for 5 years before moving to the United States in 2013.
In June of 2016, he received his certificate in periodontics and a Master of Science in Dentistry from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, School of Dentistry in New Orleans. After graduation, he joined the University of Iowa College of Dentistry as a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Periodontics where he served as the director of the post-graduate program. He has authored or co-authored several articles in peer-reviewed journals, and two textbook chapters.
In 2020, he transitioned from academia to full-time private practice serving Toronto and the surrounding region. Dr. Katsaros is looking forward to meeting you and helping you maintain optimal periodontal and peri-implant health.
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