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Best Orthodontics in Toronto

About Us

Exceeding Expectations One Patient at a Time

At Laird Orthodontics, we’re committed to providing you and your loved ones with exceptional care in a compassionate and friendly atmosphere. Located in Toronto, Laird Orthodontics is known to be one of the best Ortho Clinic in the area. We believe that our patients deserve the best care, and we make an effort to make sure you always feel welcome and at ease.
Our approach to orthodontics is rooted in satisfaction for our patients. Be assured that we base our treatments solely on individual needs.

Dr. Dorrin
Nilforoushan

Dr. Nilforouhsan is currently involved with the Department of Orthodontics and the Dental Research Institute at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. She aims to introduce new and enhanced methods of tooth movement in Orthodontics.

D.M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.D.(c)

Dr. Dorrin Nilforoushan
Meet The Doctors

Dr. Dorrin Nilforoushan

D.M.D., Ph.D., F.R.C.D.(c)

Dr. Nilforouhsan is currently involved with the Department of Orthodontics and the Dental Research Institute at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. She aims to introduce new and enhanced methods of tooth movement in Orthodontics. 

Dr. Dorrin

Dr. Dorrin Nilforoushan completed her dental training at the University of Toronto with Honors.  Her deep interest in Orthodontics, along with her strong academic background, helped her achieve a place in the respected five year Ph.D. program in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics (University of Toronto). All this was achieved before she had finished her dental degree. Dr. Nilforoushan is proud and humbled to be one of the few orthodontists in Ontario who has obtained a Ph.D. degree. 

During her training, Dr. Nilforoushan has also been honoured with several outstanding awards. These include the national Doctoral Research Award from Canadian Institute of Health Research. She has many publications in international journals and has done presentations in scientific meetings.  

Dr. Nilforushan’s clinical training was shaped by her continuous exposure to different aspects of patient needs and through her dentistry oriented family; including her father, mother and husband. 

In addition, Dr. Nilforouhsan is currently involved with the Department of Orthodontics and the Dental Research Institute at the Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto. She aims to introduce new and enhanced methods of tooth movement in Orthodontics. 

In addition to her professional achievements, Dr. Nilforouhsan is blessed to be the mother of three kids, twin daughters and a son.  

She is a fellow of Royal College of Dentists of Canada, a member of Canadian Association of OrthodonticsOntario Dental Association and is a certified Invisalign provider.

Laird Orthodontics

MEET THE TEAM

Our Team of Qualified Dental Care Providers

Dealing with health issues can be a difficult situation. You shouldn’t have to go it alone. The Laird Orthodontics team of certified, highly skilled, and experienced care providers always has our patients’ best interests and wellbeing at heart. Meet the faces that are running our Orthodontics Clinic, and schedule an appointment today.

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Perry

Registered Dental Hygienist

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Ralyn

Registered Dental Hygienist

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ANGELINA

Certified Dental Assistant (CDA II)

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POLINA

Patient Coordinator

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NILOOFAR

Dental Assistant

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Perry

Registered Dental Hygienist

Perry is a Registered Dental Hygienist at Laird Orthodontics. He graduated from Oxford College and is passionate about helping his patients achieve their best smiles. Perry is very calm while being detail-oriented and super organized. Throughout his career, he had the privilege of working with diverse communities, enriching his experience and understanding of unique oral health needs. He is here to foster a warm, welcoming environment where his patients feel at ease during their appointments, and to help patients maintain optimal dental hygiene. During his free time, he enjoys playing with his two cats and riding his scooter around town.

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ANGELINA

Certified Dental Assistant (CDA II)


Angelina has been working as a Dental Assistant for over 7 years and is fantastic at making patients feel
comfortable and at ease.
She grew up in Toronto and graduated from Canadian Business College. Her Favorite part of dentistry is seeing the results that cosmetic dentistry can do for her patients. She loves being a part of Laird Dental and Associates and enjoys being a part of a team that provides exceptional dentistry and takes such good care of patients.
Angelina and her family (two terrific kids, Madeline and Giorgio and her incredible husband Sam) couldn’t be happier living in the city and enjoying travelling together as a family. She loves her little teacup Yorkie Pacino and enjoys the fresh air and beautiful walks around the park with him.

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POLINA

Patient Coordinator

After working and studying in the financial sector, Polina decided to pursue her dream for dentistry. She moved to Canada and joined the Laird Dental team as a Patient Coordinator. Being raised in a family with both parents being dentists, Polina’s passion for dentistry started when she was a little girl. She takes pride in providing efficient customer care and goes above and beyond to assure that our patients have an outstanding experience at Laird Dental. In her free time, she enjoys playing with her guinea pig, Angel and she posing for selfies!

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Ralyn

Registered Dental Hygienist

Ralyn is a Registered Dental Hygienist at Laird Orthodontist. She has been working with Dr. Nilforoushan for many years and is thrilled to be joining Laird Orthodontics as a dental hygienist. Ralyn decided to change her career path to dental field from banking and finance when she moved to Canada. She worked as a certified dental assistant for six years and decided to go back to school to become a hygienist. Her experience in the dental field together with her outgoing personality makes her an efficient and caring hygienist. Her first priority is to make sure her patients are at ease while performing at the highest level. She is a hard worker who loves to spend time with family and work out. 

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NILOOFAR

Dental Assistant

Niloofar is a Dental Assistant at Laird Orthodontics. She was always fascinated by dentistry since she was a little girl, therefore she studied dentistry back home. When she moved to Canada she decided to start working as a Dental Assistant. Her knowledge of dentistry makes her familiar with dental procedures and allows her to be a caring and gentle assistant. She is always excited to greet patients and help them feel comfortable. Despite her high energy, she is always calm and attentive to her patients. In her free time, she reads books and listens to music and is a fan of tracking dental videos on Instagram!

Why choose us?

Excellent training: Our orthodontist is one of the few specialists in Ontario who completed a combined PhD program in orthodontics. 

Highest standard of care: In our office our orthodontist treats the patient through out the treatment, start to finish, ensuring the highest level of standard of care.

Prioritizing patients: Our patients are very important to us, therefore we have utilized the latest version of digital x-ray equipment in order to reduce x-ray exposure to our patients. 

Improved oral hygiene: It is very important that our patients maintain excellent oral hygiene, therefore we offer orthodontic care program in our practice.

Accessible by phone: We are accessible by phone even when the office is closed.

Care for the environment: We chose to be environment friendly by our paperless system.

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Payment Methods

Affordable Orthodontic Treatment for Everyone

Interest FREE Financing up to 22 Months
ZERO Down Payment for your Treatment*
LOW Monthly Payments
$500 off if Total Fee is Paid Upfront**

* excluding Invisalign lab fee

**applies to full treatment only

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Angelina
Polina
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