Meet Dr. Edelson


Dr. Joel Edelson received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. He was the first intern in dentistry at the Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto. Following a time in general practice, he attended the School of Dentistry at Temple University in Philadelphia where he received his diploma in the specialty of endodontics. Since returning to Toronto, in addition to private practice, he has been an Associate in Dentistry, University of Toronto, where he has lectured and been a clinical instructor in the specialty of endodontics.

Dr. Edelson is the founding president of the Ontario Society of Endodontists, and past-president of the Canadian Academy of Endodontics, and the George Hare Endodontic Study Club. He is a Member of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada (the examining body for dental specialists in Canada) .He is also a Member of Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) honour dental society.

He is a Fellow of the Academy of Dentistry International and the International College of Dentists.

Dr. Edelson is a member of the following groups:

Dr. Edelson has given many lectures both locally and nationally on the subject of endodontics.