Our team is constantly being updated on the newest dental techniques, so your appointments are run in a comfortable and efficient manner. Get to know the dentists that are dedicated to your long-lasting smile in Orangeville!
Dr. Robert VanGalen
Dr Robert Vangalen graduated from the University of Toronto with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1988. In 1992, he returned to the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto and graduated with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. VanGalen enjoys all aspects of cosmetic and general dentistry and continues to complete the required education credits in the field.
Dr. VanGalen is a member of the Ontario Dental Association, The Canadian Dental Association, The International Association of Orthodontics, The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, The Toronto Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Functional Orthodontics.
Dr. Katariina Korhonen
Dr. Korhonen, a native of Finland, graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Oulu in 1989. After practicing dentistry for several years in Finland, she moved to Canada and obtained her Canadian licence in 1996.
Dr. Korhonen has taken several continuing education courses, including: Clinical Diagnosis, Medical Emergencies, Nitrous Oxide Sedation, Oral Surgery, Pediatric Dentistry, Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry, Restoration Dentistry and Orthodontics.
Dr. Korhonen has been providing dental care in Orangeville since the late 1990s. She enjoys working in the community and feels very lucky to work with such a wonderful and professional team at the Fifth Avenue Family Dental Centre.
We're real people - and we believe in treating you like real people, too. The team at Fifth Avenue Dental Care is devoted to restoring and enhancing the natural beauty of your smile. Our staff is trained to give you the individual attention you deserve and we appreciate your feedback for our professional growth. We’re here to help you.
Premium Dental Care
We strive to maintain a high standard of excellence in personalized dental care. This goal allows us to provide you with the quality dental service you deserve. We create comprehensive treatment plans and use restorative and cosmetic dentistry so you can achieve optimal dental health. Should a dental emergency occur, we make every effort to care for you as soon as possible.
Education and Prevention
We believe that preventive care and education are the keys to optimal dental health. We strive to provide dental health care vs. disease care. That’s why we focus on thorough teeth and gum exams, performing oral cancer exams and taking x-rays when necessary. We also know that routine cleanings, flossing, sealants, and fluoride are all helpful in preventing dental disease. Not only are we focused on your health, also concerned about the beauty of your smile.
Sterilized Office Space
Infection control is very important to us. To protect our patients and ourselves, we strictly maintain sterilization and cross- contamination prevention processes using standards recommended by the Ontario Dental Association (ODA), the Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA) and the Center for Disease Control (CDC).
Trained on the Newest Techniques in Dentistry
As your dental health professionals, we want you to feel confident knowing that we are a team of highly trained and skilled clinicians. To give you the best possible service and results, we are committed to continual education and learning. We attend dental lectures, meetings, and dental conventions to stay informed of new techniques and the latest products in dental care.
We Welcome You to a Positive Experience
Building a foundation of trust by treating our patients as unique individuals is vital to our success. We understand how uneasy some patients may feel about their dental visit, so we provide a relaxing and positive experience. Our entire team is dedicated to providing you with personalized care to make you feel as comfortable and pleasant as possible. Book an appointment today! We look forward to taking care of your dental needs.