Dr. Rod Toms joined the Dental Health Group in 1986 because the practice shared his commitment to providing the finest dental care to patients. “We are a dedicated group of professionals with extensive and varied experience to draw on,” he explains. “We work in a stimulating environment with a dynamic staff, and that makes every day rewarding.” Dr. Toms knows that dentistry is a profession that combines the best of art and science. An acknowledged perfectionist, Dr. Toms draws on his creative flair and his expertise in the techniques of cosmetic dentistry to design beautiful smiles for his patients. “Providing my patients with an attractive appearance and the benefits of better health gives me the greatest satisfaction,” he reveals.
His early interest in the complexities of restorative dentistry earned him a first place award in Prosthodontics upon his graduation from the University of Toronto, after which he spent 17 years as a faculty member in the University of Toronto’s Prosthodontics Department. Currently he holds fellowships in the Canadian Academy of Prosthodontics and Restorative Dentistry, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Academy of Dentistry International, and the International Academy for Dental Facial Esthetics. He is also an accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and an active member of the Toronto Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. A firm believer in life-long learning, Dr. Toms has completed a residency program in Dental Implant Surgery and Prosthodontics at the University of Toronto.
A man of varied interests, Dr. Toms spends his leisure time travelling, scuba diving, and cycling. He holds a black belt in Tae Kwon Do and enjoys gourmet cooking.