Dr. Shayna Levitan
DDS, MS, BSc.
Dr. Levitan, or "Dr. Shayna" as she is known to her young patients, has been practicing loving and gentle dentistry for 10 years. Dr. Shayna, having experienced extreme dental phobia as a child, has always put her professional focus on treating children and anxious adults. Dr. Shayna got her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Behaviour Biology at the University of Toronto, and obtained a Master's of Science in Teaching at SUNY Potsdam. Yes! Dr. Shayna was a high school science teacher before picking up her drill and becoming a dentist. Dr. Shayna earned her DDS degree at the University of Toronto, where she earned the Gordon Cressy Award for student leadership. Dr. Shayna prides herself on patient behavioural management techniques. On any given day she may be heard telling silly stories, or even serenading her patients with Disney and Broadway songs. At home Dr. Shayna is usually gardening or cooking up a storm. She is most grateful for her amazing husband Elliot and their 3 beautiful children Ellie, Judah and Solomon. Are you anxious about dental work? Do you have a precious little one who feels scared to visit the dentist? Come see Dr. Shayna! You will feel safe and cared for, and maybe even have a little fun.