Specialist in Prosthodontics Specialist in Periodontics
Dr. David Chvartszaid is a double specialist in Prosthodontics and Periodontics with a history of leadership in academia and a strong commitment to patient care in a hospital setting. Dr. Chvartszaid is the director of the MSc/Specialty Program in Prosthodontics at the University of Toronto and is the dentist-in-chief at Baycrest Hospital. Dr. Chvartszaid is the associate editor of the Ontario Dentist journal, an examiner for the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (RCDC) and National Dental Examining Board (NDEB), and is the vice-president of the Association of Prosthodontists of Canada. At the international level, Dr. Chvartszaid serves as the scientific co-chair of the 2019 meeting of the International College of Prosthodontists in Amsterdam and as the reviewer for several international specialty journals.
Dr. Chvartszaid’s education includes hospital residencies in New York city and dual specialty training at the University of Toronto where he also completed two master’s degrees. His research focuses on optimizing implant treatment outcomes. Dr. Chvartszaid lectures extensively nationally and internationally on various topics related to prosthodontics, periodontics, and implant dentistry.
Dr. Chvartszaid’s hospital-based clinical practice at Baycrest successfully merges prosthodontic, implant surgical and periodontal approaches. His diverse clinical practice includes patients from the community, medically compromised patients, geriatric patients, and patients with difficult-to-treat or difficult-to-diagnose dental challenges. Dr. Chvartszaid works collaboratively with other members of the Department of Dentistry and Baycrest medical staff to address the patients’ needs.