Dr. Ron Zohar, Periodontist
Dr. Zohar obtained his B.Med.Sc. From the Faculty of Medicine, Ben-Gurion University, Israel; DMD from Tel-Aviv University where he joined the teaching staff of the Department of Prosthetic Dentistry shortly after his graduation on 1987.
In 1991 he started his Graduate training in Periodontology at Tel-Aviv University and was sent as part of the program on 1994 to University of Toronto where he completed on 1998 a combined PhD/Clinical Periodontology program in the universities of Toronto and Tel-Aviv respectively, which was followed, in 2000, with a Fellowship of The Royal College of Dentists of Canada in Periodontology where he also serves as examiner in Periodontology since 2004. Dr. Zohar returned to University of Toronto in 2002 to take a full time position building a clinically translational research of healing of wounded connective tissues.
Dr. Zohar’s studies were supported by: Ministry of health of Ontario, Career Scientist Award to RZ., Canadian Institute of health Research (CIHR) and the Sick Kids foundation. Dr. Zohar’s Publications can be obtained online. Dr. Zohar is currently full time in private practice limited to Periodontics and Implant dentistry and also active in training and coordinating continuing educational courses in regenerative Periodontics and implant therapy.