Our Team

Practice Philosophy:

It is our duty and obligation to maintain the highest standards of our profession and to render treatment accordingly in a safe and clinical healthy environment.

It is our sincere belief that our patients have the right to be thoroughly examined and diagnosed in order to determine the nature and cause of their discomfort and concern.

We are committed to our patients' well being and will deliver exceptional dental care to ensure your needs are met. Our family-friendly practice provides a relaxing and comfortable atmosphere for you and your loved ones. Our friendly knowledgeable team has decades of dental experience and will go above and beyond to exceed your expectations.

Dr. Tom Copeland 

Dr. Tom Copeland holds a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Western Ontario (1984).

A member of the Canadian Dental Association (CDA), and the Ontario Dental Association (ODA), Dr. Copeland continues to upgrade his skills and education and recently completed laser certification.When not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, three sons, and two dogs.

He also enjoys studying macroeconomics and geopolitical events, and supporting his wife in the pursuit of her black belt in karate.

Dr. Mustafa Abouzgia (Oral Surgeon)

Dr. Mustafa Abouzgia trained in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the University of Toronto and completed his residency at The Toronto Hospital, obtaining a Dip. OMFS. He continued fellowship training in Toronto, and was awarded a fellowship certificate by the Royal College of Dentists of Canada. While working on a research project in the University of Toronto’s Department of Mechanical Engineering, Dr. Abouzgia also earned an M.Sc. degree.

Dr. Abouzgia’s work has been published in a number of professional periodicals, including the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, and the International Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Implants. He has also delivered presentations at a variety of scientific conferences.

Outside of the dental office, Dr. Abouzgia enjoys travelling and is an avid gardener.

Dr. M. Gaid (In-house Anaesthesiologist)

Dr. Gaid graduated from Medical School at the University of Alexandria in 1975. He furthered his education to specialize in Anesthetics and graduated with Anesthesia MBChB from the University of Toronto in 1975.

Dr. Gaid is constantly upgrading his skills and taking courses to stay informed of the latest technologies. He furthered his training in Anesthesia at the University of Toronto in 1988 (FRCP©).

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Gaid enjoys traveling and is a sports enthusiast.

Dr. Russell Leve (Periodontist)

Dr. Russell Leve received a Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from McGill University before obtaining a graduate degree in periodontology at Temple University in Philadelphia. In addition, Dr. Leve has a MA in education from Temple.

He enjoys all aspects of periodontic dentistry and continues his education through courses in the latest techniques and technologies.

Dr. Leve is a member of several associations and professional organizations, including the Canadian Dental Association (CDA), the Ontario Dental Association (ODA), the American Academy of Periodontology, the Canadian Academy of Periodontology, the Ontario Society of Periodontology, and the Pierre Fauchard Honour Society.

When he is not working, Dr. Leve enjoys reading, cycling, and jogging.

Dr. Brian Way (Orthodontist)

Dr. Brian Way graduated with a DDS from the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Dentistry in 1979, and the University of the Pacific’s (San Francisco) graduate orthodontics program in 1992.

He enjoys orthodontic dentistry and continues to update his skills and education by taking courses each year.

Dr. Way is an alumni of the University of Toronto, and a member of the Toronto Orthodontic study club. In his spare time, he likes playing tennis.