Our Team


At Abitibi Dental Centre, our North York Dentists and team are committed to providing you and your family with professional dental care that will maintain your beautiful smile. Our Thornhill Dentistry consists of highly trained, skilled, and friendly dental professionals who are excellent at what they do and will surely help you achieve the dental goals you have in mind.

We look forward to caring for your family’s oral health!


Dr. Saul Dimitry

Dr. Saul Dimitry graduated from the University of Toronto in 1982 and joined his brother Joel Dimitry in practice in 1982. Dr. Saul has a passion for various areas of dentistry, and is constantly updating his skills and knowledge of modern cosmetic dentistry. In Particular, Dr. Saul Dimitry has a specific passion for Esthetics, Orthodontics and Implants.

“My greatest pleasure is Helping a patient achieve their best smile”

On top of his dental practice, Dr. Saul Dimitry also teaches Oral Diagnosis and Emergency Dentistry at the University of Toronto. He has two children, Alex and Shawna who are both attending university to pursue their own professional carreers. As well, Saul just recently celebrated 26 years of marriage with his lovely wife Carole, a retired school teacher. In his down time, Dr. Saul’s hobbies include cooking, cycling, fitness, and working on getting rid of his slice in golf!


Dr. Alex Dimitry

Dr. Alexander Dimitry received his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Toronto in June 2017. Alex has also received his Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Ontario with an Honours Specialization in Cell and Developmental Biology. During his undergrad, Alex was awarded the Western Gold Medal, given to the student graduating with the highest GPA in his specialization.

Upon graduating from Dentistry, Alex joined his father Dr. Saul Dimitry in practice. Alex enjoys working with patients to help them obtain a healthy mouth and a confident smile.

In his spare time, he likes playing hockey, working out, hanging out with friends, and traveling. Alex will be accepting new patients and looks forward to addressing their dental needs.

Abitibi Dental’s Administration Team

team_pinaPina is the office manager/receptionist and is usually one of the first smiling faces that you see when you come to our office. She’s been a member of our team for over 20 years! She’s always cheerful and enthusiastic, scheduling your appointments and answering any questions you may have regarding treatment as well as insurance processing. Pina Is very knowledgable of the dentistry solutions we provide, as she herself was previously our dental assistant. Therefore she can always answer your questions and address any concerns you may have. When she’s not working she enjoys spending time with family and friends.
team_lauraLaura has been in dentistry for over 30 years and her dedication to helping others is evident to everyone who meets her. Laura’s gentle nature will make everyone feel welcome and comfortable during each and every visit. In her spare time, she loves to golf and spend time with her family.

Abitibi Dental’s Clinical Team

team_michelleMichelle is a registered dental hygienist who joined the practice in 2001. I am excited to be a part of the team at Abitibi Dental working along side Dr. Dimitry to help all our patients achieve optimal oral health. I enjoy attending continuing education courses to expand my expertise in varies dental & health related topics. Besides my passion for Dentistry in my spare time I enjoy travelling and spending time with family and friends.
team_tanyaTanya is a Registered Dental Hygienist who graduated from Durham Collage in 2009. Registered with the CDHO, she is also an active member of the ODHA. She prides herself on staying current in Oral Health through professional development education, and sharing her knowledge to help her clients achieve optimal health. Prior to her Dental Hygiene career, Tanya completed her BA in English Literature from Carleton University. In her spare time, she enjoys running, reading and skiing; but mostly spending time with her family and walking her dog Dexter.
team_elmeraElmera graduated in 1991 as a Level ll assistant. She has always had a passion for health care. She loves helping people achieve their best smile possible with excellent care and adds a great variety of experience to our dynamic team.

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The dental care I receive from your office is by far the best care I have ever received. The staff is very friendly, knowledgeable and accommodating, particularly when dealing with someone who has a fear of any type dental work.
--Leslie Dawson