Our first priority is to listen to you, to understand your dental health goals and to determine how we can help you achieve them. During the comprehensive examination, we provide you with information allowing you to make informed choices about your care. Our goal is to develop a strong partnership with you to ensure both immediate and long term success.
Born in Toronto, Dr. Dayan obtained a Bachelor of Science from the University of Western Ontario and graduated from the U. of T. Faculty of Dentistry in 1989. In her desire to provide excellence to her clients, she has continued her studies through the Pankey Institute for Advance Dental Education in Key Biscayne, Florida and serves on the Executive Council of the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.
Dr. Dayan is married to Dr. Willy Dayan, a specialist in orthodontics and together they have four children, Laurel, Ariel, Jamie, and Jory. As well as a full family life, Dr. Dayan enjoys fitness, reading, movies, theater, travel, and personal spirituality. She consistently strives for the balance of work, play, love, and spirituality that provides an exceptional quality of life.
“My first concern is with every patient is their health. It’s not all about cosmetic dentistry but about a healthy smile for a lifetime. Today’s advancements in dentistry are moving at light speed. It is an exciting profession where we now as practitioners have the ability to educate ourselves to helping our patients in ways we only dreamed of in dental school.
With the advancements in materials, techniques and dental implants, teeth once thought hopeless can be saved to look and function like new again. Helping my patients look younger is wonderful but knowing that my patients are receiving dentistry that supports their overall health and longevity is very rewarding to me.”
Dr. Jessica Gold is very excited to be joining Dr. Ellen Dayan and the team at the Yonge-Eglington Dental Office. Jessica was born and raised in the neighbourhood and is fulfilling a lifelong goal to work with the friends and neighbours she grew up with. Following a long line of dentist in the family, her grandfather, father and uncles, Jessica decided at an early age to peruse dentistry as a career. In 2012 she completed her Honours Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Western Ontario with a specialization in neuroscience. She then continued her education and received her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2016 from the Schulich School of Dentistry at The University of Western Ontario where she was awarded the Ontario prosthodontics award. Upon graduation, Dr. Gold was accepted into the Tufts University dental residency program in Boston where she gained advanced post-graduate training and experience.
Dr. Jessica, her husband, and new puppy live in the neighbourhood and enjoy skiing, biking, yoga, camping and spending time with friends and family!