THE CLINIC

1600 Bayview Avenue
Toronto, ON, M4G 3B7

info@leasideortho.ca

Tel: (416) 487-1600

Fax: (416) 487-3697

Our Business Hours: 

Mon: 9:00AM – 5:30 PM
Tue: 9:00AM – 5:30PM
Wed: 9:00AM – 5:30PM
Thu: 9:00AM – 5:30PM
Fri: 9:00AM – 5:30PM

Our office is closed between
1:00PM – 2:00PM for lunch

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SERVING PATIENTS FROM
Toronto / East York,  Leaside,  Davisville,  Mount Pleasant,  Flemington Park,  Moore Park,  Don Mills,  Rosedale,  Lytton Park, Lawrence Park,  Sunnybrook,  Bridle Path, Bayview and Eglinton,  Mount Pleasant and Eglinton,  Eglinton and Laird,  Bayview and Lawrence

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ABOUT

Dr.Emel Arat

D.D.S., Ph.D., F.R.C.D.(C)

Dr. Emel Arat is your certified orthodontist serving the Greater Toronto Area and proudly helping her patients achieve stunning smiles in her office, Leaside Orthodontic Centre.

Dr. Emel Arat is enthusiastic about the art and science behind orthodontic treatment. It gives her the ultimate gratification to customize orthodontic treatment according to her patients’ needs and provide the proper therapy with the most advanced techniques. She is a strong believer in taking the time to inform her patients about the cause of their orthodontic needs and the underlying principles of their treatment. Her passion for excellent treatment outcomes is the key for providing long-lasting, healthy and beautiful smiles.

Her comprehensive education in dentistry and orthodontics both in Canada and overseas allows her the privilege of exposure to a global perspective on different treatment options.

  • Doctor of Dental Surgery, Hacettepe University

  • Ph.D. in Orthodontics, Ankara University

  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (with Honours), University of Toronto

  • Canadian Orthodontic Training, University of Toronto

  • Fellow, Royal College of Dentist of Canada, FRCD(C)

Dr. Arat’s extensive education steered her into academics. She has lectured and presented in scientific meetings both nationally and internationally. Her current academic appointments and contributions to orthodontics include:

  • Assistant Professor at Faculty of Dentistry, Discipline of Orthodontics, University of Toronto        

  • Associate Member at School of Graduate Studies, University of Toronto   

  • Course Director of Fourth Year Orthodontics Course at University of Toronto        

  • Reviewer, American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics (AJODO)        

  • Reviewer, Angle Orthodontist

You can view Dr. Arat’s research interests and peer-reviewed publications on PubMed

For her contributions to the art and science of dentistry, Dr. Arat has been awarded fellowships to the following prestigious organizations:

Following her service to her colleagues and the orthodontics profession as the President of the Ontario Association of Orthodontists Dr. Arat is currently assisting the OAO board as the Immediate Past President. 

Dr. Arat’s passion for mentoring follows her outside the university. Her undergraduate students and orthodontic residents from University of Toronto can sometimes be seen at Leaside Orthodontic Centre, shadowing her while she helps her patients on their journey to achieving beautiful smiles.

Dr. Arat is committed to continuing her education in order to provide her patients with the very best orthodontic care available. She is a Certified Invisalign® provider and a Certified Harmony® Lingual Braces provider. She also holds memberships in the Canada Association of Orthodontists, Ontario Association of Orthodontists, Toronto Orthodontic Study Club, Orthodontic Alumni Association of University of Toronto and the European Orthodontic Society in order to stay current on all the latest advancements in the orthodontic field.

A South Leaside resident herself, Dr. Arat is happily married to her husband, Arin. They are blessed with a son and twin girls. Dr. Arat likes to travel and read – however, as her children are young, she especially enjoys the rare quiet moments in her life.