Elly Tehrani, D.M.D Perio
Dr. Elly Tehrani is registered as a certified specialist in periodontics in Canada and is a board certified periodontist in the United States of America. She graduated with Honours in Science from the University of Toronto with an undergraduate Double Specialist Degree in Pharmacology and Toxicology, and a Major in Human Biology (Hon. BSc.). She then went on to pursue her formal training in dentistry at Case School of Dental Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, where she received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD). Recipient of the American Academy of Periodontology Dental Student of the Year Award for Achievement in Periodontics, Dr. Tehrani further pursued her studies at Case Western School of Dental Medicine to complete her Master’s Degree of Science in Dentistry (MSD), as well as her specialty certification in periodontics.
A Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology, Dr. Tehrani strongly believes that education is an ongoing lifetime commitment. In her pursuit of excellence, Dr. Tehrani continues to broaden her knowledge in the constantly evolving advances and seeks opportunities to train with the leading authorities in the fields of periodontics and implant dentistry. Her endeavors in continuing education, has awarded Dr. Tehrani with a Fellowship with the International Congress of Oral Implantology in 2008, and a certificate in Implant Dentistry from Loma Linda University, California in 2015.
Dr. Tehrani has been practicing and enjoying periodontics in the Greater Toronto Area since 2006. She truly enjoys her field of practice as it unites medicine with artistry to enhance the quality of people’s lives. She is an advocate for good periodontal health and has conducted research in the relation between periodontal disease and cardiovascular health.
She has a special interest in soft tissue grafting, tissue regeneration and dental implants. She has extensive training in all phases of modern periodontal therapy including periodontal plastic surgery, bone grafting, implantology, and, of course, what many people refer to as treatment of “gum disease.”
Dr. Tehrani enjoys sitting down with each patient and providing them with as many options as possible using the most up to date diagnostic tools so that patients can choose the treatment to suit their particular needs.