Meet Our Dentists
A little about our Dentists...
At Simon Dental we are fortunate to have three dentists on staff, Dr. Mark Simon, Dr. Leslie Linsday and Dr. David Goldberg. We are also very fortunate to have an anesthesiologist, Dr. Gary Simon,and an orthodontist, Dr. Mauricio Berco.
Dr. Mark Simon
Dr. Simon grew up and received his early education in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia. He graduated from Dalhousie University with a Bachelor Of Science Degree and his Dental Degree in 1990.
Dr. Simon opened his first practice in Newmarket in 1991. Eight years later he opened the much larger and professionally designed Simon Dental Centre. This new facility allows for all services and facets of family, cosmetic and specialty dentistry. In past, Dr. Simon was an instructor at the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry and had privleges with the Department of Surgery at York Central Hospital where he spent one day a month assisting major Oral Maxillofacial Surgery including jaw fracture, jaw reconstruction and correction of dental facial deformities.
Dr. Simon is also active in the community associated with charity fund raisers and sponsors a number of sports teams.
Dr. David Goldberg
Dr. Goldberg was born in Toronto and attended McMaster University, graduating with a Bachelor of Health Sciences (Honours) degree. He went on to receive a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Western University, and furthered his dental education by completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency at the University of Connecticut.
Dr. Goldberg strives to infuse the latest technology and ideas into his daily practice, and is always updating and advancing his skills and knowledge through various continuing education initiatives. Dr. Goldberg prides himself on ensuring that every patient experience is optimal, and loves it when a patient's improved smile leads to an improved sense of confidence. In his spare time, Dr. Goldberg enjoys traveling, staying active and going to the movies. He loves reading about history, politics and pop culture. He is a huge fan of all Toronto sports teams and loves to play hockey, tennis and volleyball.
Dr. Leslie Lindsay
Dr. Lindsay was born and raised in Saint John, New Brunswick. She attended the University of New Brunswick where she received her Honours Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology and Chemistry.
Dr. Lindsay went on to attend the University of Western Ontario where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 1992. Dr. Lindsay and her family have lived in the community in which they work for over ten years. She looks forward to meeting both new and existing patients of the Simon Dental Centre.
Dr. Gary Simon, MD FRCPC
Dr. Gary is our anesthesiologist. He graduated from Dalhousie Medical School in Halifax. He subsequently did his specialty training in anesthesiology in Edmonton at the University of Alberta. Currently, he is in active practice at London Health Sciences Centre in London, Ontario.
Dr. Gary has offered his services as Simon Dental's anesthesiologist since 1996. It has successfully enabled adults and children to receive their required treatment.
Dr. Shadzi Jebraeili, Orthodontist
Dr. J is a certified Orthodontic Specialist in both Canada & the US. As a Torontonian, she received her Honors Bachelor of Science with High Distinction and Dean’s list designation from the University of Toronto. She then moved to sunny Florida, to obtain her Doctor Dental Medicine (DMD) degree. While in Florida, Dr. J was involved in many volunteer efforts including the Jamaica Medical/Dental Mission Trip, Give Kids a Smile and the Oral Cancer Awareness Run/Walkathon to help different communities and raise awareness!
From a young age, Dr. J wanted to make a positive difference in people’s lives. During her dental training she realized the immense positive impact that orthodontic treatment can have on someone’s life. Straighter teeth and a beautiful smile not only improve your dental and facial esthetics, but also lead to increased overall confidence! Dr. J wanted to provide this service for her community, which is why she committed herself to 3 additional years of intense training in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics at the University of Texas Health San Antonio, obtaining her Masters becoming an Orthodontic Specialist.
As an orthodontist Dr. J has treated many smiles and helped improve many lives! She has treated patients with dental anomalies, impacted teeth, missing teeth, jaw discrepancies, and more. She also works hand in hand with Oral Surgeons to treat patients requiring orthognathic jaw surgery. Dr. J offers orthodontic treatment options with metal & clear braces, clear aligners/invisalign, and lingual braces!
Her main goal: Giving you the beautiful smile you’ve always wanted! Dr. J offers free consultations. If you are considering orthodontic treatment, make an appointment to visit Dr. J!