Fort McMurray Dental Services
Everyone Deserves a Healthy
The Franklin Team
Franklin Family Dental Centre
Our team at Franklin Dental care about your questions, needs and concerns. We are fully qualified to provide you with professional dental services. To become a licensed dentist in Canada, you must possess a BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery)/DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery)/DMD (Doctor of Dental Medicine), all equivalents of one another.
Dental practitioners in Canada are required to be certified by NDEB (The National Dental Examining Board of Canada). Each of our dentists have all the above mentioned licenses and certification.
Our dental professionals are committed to offering you the most recent dental approaches and services, giving you a healthy smile. Get to know us and we promise to get to know you.
Dr. Gord Morris
Dr. Gord Morris, our senior dentist at Franklin Dental, has over 35 years of dental experience and has been practicing in Fort McMurray since 2004. He was born in Hamilton, Ontario but grew up in Acton, Ontario. While studying for his Bachelor of Science at the University of Toronto, he gained early admission to the University of Western Ontario where he received his degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery. Dedicated to the newest advancements in dentistry, he keeps up to date with the latest technologies. Since graduating, he has completed hundreds of training hours, specifically in Cosmetic and Conscious Sedation Dentistry.
He is a proud standing member of the Canadian Dental Association, the Alberta Dental Association & College, the Edmonton & District Dental Society and a former Crown Council Dentist. He is even a local member of the Fort McMurray Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Morris definitely takes part in the community, shown through his active involvement with various charity organizations.
He is the youngest of four children and when he's not pursuing his passion for dentistry, you can catch him enjoying sports, travel, performing arts and preparing gourmet meals for his very appreciative family and friends.
Dr. Gurshant Grewal
Dr. Gurshant Grewal is a registered Dentist and an expert in dental care who is dedicated to his practice. In 2013, he graduated from Boston University’s Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Prior to completing his Doctorate, he obtained a Bachelor of Science with a major in Microbiology at the University of California in Berkeley. As a successful entrepreneur, he is the co-founder of Peak Dental Group, a corporation committed to building new practices and partnering with other expert medical professionals through Alberta and Ontario.
Dr. Grewal devotes himself to providing quality and comprehensive dental care to every patient he comes in contact with. He is interested in the prevention and treatment of tooth decay, gum and bone disease. Another important aspect of his practice focuses on tooth replacement therapy and reconstructing a person's smile with implant-based dentistry.
He has travelled all over the world, living in India, Nepal, California and Boston. He is happy to ground his foundation and practice in Canada. His vast interests include personal health and fitness plus spending time with his wife, family, friends, and dog.
Dr. Jessica Wyrostok
Franklin Family Dental Centre
Dr. Jessica Wyrostok is originally from Edmonton, Alberta and excited to be working in the community of Fort McMurray. She has an undergraduate degree majoring in Biological Sciences and a Minor in Psychology from the University of Alberta graduating with Distinction. She obtained her Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Loma Linda University in Southern California where she also graduated at the top of her class.
Working as a General Dentist at Franklin Dental Centre, she hopes to explore the many intriguing avenues of dentistry and eventually find a specialization. In the meantime, she plans on focusing on her practice and building a strong relationship with each of you. She believes you can change a person's outlook and entire demeanor in life with a confident smile. Dr. Wyrostok loves being the one who can improve the function and esthetics of a person's face and dentition.
She has traveled internationally to treat patients all around the world and would love to continue to do this.
In her free time, she enjoys hiking in the great outdoors with her dog, traveling, meeting new people and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Franklin Dental is where you can come to get that extra care and consideration for all your dental needs.
Dr. Sameet Gill
Dr. Sam Gill is a registered Dentist and influential health care provider in Alberta. She graduated from Boston University’s Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine. Before completing her Doctorate, she received her Bachelor of Physical Science from the University of Alberta. As one of the co-founders of Peak Dental Group, Dr. Gill dedicates herself to her practice and the pursuit of the highest quality dental care in the industry. As she continues to build new practices and develop innovative ways to ensure the legacy of her business, she sets precedence for many of her fellow associates who have begun practices of their own.
Dr. Gill enjoys examining, diagnosing, and treating all facets of dentistry but her focus is on pediatric and restorative dentistry. She has researched and implemented the most advanced technology in her clinics, providing optimal oral health care to her patients. As an expert in the comprehensive treatment of dentures and implants, she believes in giving her patients a variety of prosthetic devices that allow her to reconstruct the most beautiful smiles and stabilize the most complicated cases.
Originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Dr. Gill moved to Calgary where she began practicing. Being raised by a single-mother provided her with a genuine understanding of complex family dynamics and helps her connect with patients and their families all over the world. When she is not mentoring associates, managing the business and practicing dentistry, she enjoys following international politics, current fashion, and interior design. Most of all, she likes to spend time with her husband, family, friends, and her labradoodle, Polly.
Dr. Kim Scott
Dr. Kim Scott has been practicing general dentistry for 35+ years. He lives in Calgary with his family and enjoys working in Fort McMurray as a Dentist. Prior to living in Calgary, he called Medicine Hat his home where he ran his own family-oriented clinic. He received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Alberta. Dr. Scott has a passion for excellence in dentistry and loves working with his patients to ensure they are relaxed and comfortable with each visit.
Dr. Scott has always maintained a keen interest in orthodontics, surgery, root canal treatment, and periodontics. He is extremely dedicated to his work and providing quality service to all his patients. Throughout the years, he has been committed to obtaining additional training through various educational programs.
He has worked at Franklin Dental Centre for eight years and looks forward to his continued growth in dentistry by improving one smile at a time.
Dr. Mark Hamanishi is a registered Orthodontist and top provider in Calgary, Alberta. He has been actively practicing dentistry since 2010. He graduated from the Orthodontics Residency Program at the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine in 2013. Prior to attending University in Pittsburgh, he obtained his Doctorate of Medicine in Dentistry from Boston University’s, Goldman School of Dental Medicine in 2010.
Dr. Hamanishi is a co-founder of ALIGNER MENTOR, which is a consulting platform that aims at expanding Invisalign practice while maintaining confident, quality treatment.
Specializing in adult and pediatric orthodontics, he is recognized throughout the province of Alberta for providing quality treatment to patients with complex cases. He dedicates himself to examining, diagnosing, and treating oral cavity anomalies plus dental malocclusions. As an innovator, he has designed appliances that work at realigning teeth and jaws. These medical advancements were designed with the intention of helping people maintain or improve the overall function of their teeth and aesthetics.
He believes in creating healthy and beautiful smiles in a relaxed and welcoming atmosphere. These beliefs are why he has chosen to expand his practice and join our expert team of professionals at Franklin Dental Centre. He looks forward to getting acquainted with the community of Fort McMurray.
Fort McMurray Family Dentists
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