Friday, June 18, 2010

Fake 'Dentists' Take Advantage of Immigrants

A nice story from the Toronto Star Online on unlicensed dentists. Here's the teaser quote:

In basements and backrooms across the province, with outdated and unsterilized tools, a cottage industry of illegal and sometimes dangerous dentistry is thriving among immigrant communities, a Toronto Star investigation has found.
Offering cut-rate prices for inferior dental care, these bogus dentists attract patients, overwhelmingly new immigrants, who share the same culture. Vulnerable, ill-informed and desperate to save money, they have low expectations for care.

You can read the rest of the story here:  Bogus `Dentists` Prey on Immigrants

Source: Toronto Star Online, Bogus 'Dentists' Prey on Immigrants, June 10, 2010, Read on June 17, 2010

Hans Skariah, B.Sc., DMD
Promenade Court Dental Health Group in Mississauga
2233 Hurontario St., Mississauga, ON, Canada
(1/2 km north of the QEW in the Dome Building)
(905) 273-7100