3 Harwood Ave South. Ajax, Ontario, L1S 2C1

To book an appointment or learn more please call: (905) 686 4343

Meet Joe Miskin

I was born and raised in Toronto. I went to Dewson Street and Kent Public Schools before my family moved to Downsview. I went to Wilson Heights Junior High School and then on to William Lyon Mackenzie Collegiate where I was on the Football, Track and Field and Basketball teams. I broke the record for the 100-yard dash for 15 year olds in North York which was finally broken 12 years later.

After graduating from Mackenzie Collegiate I went to the University of Toronto where I entered the General Science course. After first year General Science, I was accepted into the Dentistry programme and graduated four years later from The University of Toronto with my Doctor of Dental Surgery. I was also the head of the Social Committee at the University of Toronto.

After 20 long years of schooling, I graduated as a dentist. It was a long time coming but worth every second. My childhood dream finally came true!

I started my career by purchasing a practice in Nobleton, ON and worked there for a few years. In 1982 I moved to Ajax where I started my new practice in 1984. I have been at my practice in Ajax for 33 years and counting and I still love every minute of it!

It’s great changing smiles and lives through Dentistry. Orthodontics changes a shy child’s life and Cosmetic Dentistry does the same for adults. It is a great feeling to see the instantaneous changes made in my patients’ confidence and personality.

I was on Staff at York Central Hospital in Richmond Hill for 8 years as well as the Ajax/Pickering Hospital for an additional 9 years. The hospital setting gives me an opportunity to work with medically compromised patients.

I have always tried my best to take part in different aspects of dentistry outside of my practice and help out wherever I can. For example, I volunteered at the Toronto Free Dental Clinic for 5 years helping those in need and giving back to the community. I was also a volunteer in the last Special Olympics providing free dental care and custom mouth guards for the athletes.

Since first year Dental School I have been an active member of the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity. Alpha Omega is a valuable resource for me today since I regularly take part in lectures on a variety of dental topics, continuing education seminars and study groups.

I also belong to the Canadian Dental Association, The Ontario Dental Association and The Academy of General Dentistry. These groups hold continuing education seminars that I regularly attend. I am dedicating to life-long learning and strive to be the best dentist that I can be.

Winning The Reader’s Choice Award for the Best Dental Office in Ajax and Pickering is an accomplishment that I am especially proud of since it is the community that votes for me.  I have won this award 11 of the last 14 years and could not have done it without my patients and wonderful staff Linda, Gail and Sarah.

I am most proud of my son Nathan who is in his last year of dentistry at the University of Western Ontario. Nathan graduates in a few months and will join me at 3 Harwood Avenue South in Ajax to make The Miskin Family Dental Practice. We can hardly wait to learn from each other and practice together!

Dr. Joe

Our dental team of Dr. Joe Miskin, Linda, Gail and Sarah are here to help you have a positive dental experience. If you have any questions or comments please call us at 905-686-4343 or email our Office Manager, Linda at linda.miskindental@gmail.com


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Dr. Joe Miskin
3 Harwood Ave South.
Ajax, Ontario
L1S 2C1

 

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