Dr. Marina Polonsky, is a dentist with her own private practice, Alta Vista Dental in Ottawa, Ontario. Dr. Polonsky grew up in Ottawa, graduated dental school at the University of Toronto in 1999 with dean's gold medal and has been working in the office ever since. She continued her dental education in the areas of orthodontics/braces and implants. She received her fellowship diploma with World Clinical Laser Institute in July 2011. In June 2012, Marina received her Mastership diploma with WCLI. Dr. Polonsky is now the only person in Ottawa, and the 2nd person in Ontario who is certified to teach all aspects of laser dentistry. She has 2 children and enjoys skiing in the winter and scuba diving in the summer. Furthermore, she is accepting new patients, and is fluent in English and Russian, and understands French and Ukrainian.
Education and Training
University of Toronto
Marina Polonsky's Expert Contributions
Sometimes the body takes longer to recover from surgery. Other times, there may be another undiagnosed condition that affects recovery. You should consult your medical doctor and request some diagnostic tests. READ MORE
Not really. If you brush properly, there is no need for electric toothbrush. READ MORE
As long as there is fluoride in the toothpaste, the brand is your preference for taste and feel. READ MORE
If they are internal and part of your enamel, then no. Cleaning removes only superficial surface stains like tea and coffee. READ MORE
They are not harmful (that we know of), but also not as effective as professional strength products. READ MORE
Go back and tell the dentist who did the root canal that there is still pain in the tooth. Root canals are not 100 % successful in the best of scenarios. READ MORE
You need space to move a tooth. If there is no space, braces and shifting of all teeth is necessary to position one crooked tooth into place Sincerely Marina Polonsky firstname.lastname@example.org READ MORE
Yes, you need to see a dentist and immobilize it/splint it to other teeth. READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
Faculty Titles & Positions
- Local Public Speaking -
Professional Society Memberships
- Academy of Laser Dentistry, World Clinical Laser Institute, Canadian Dental Association
Articles and Publications
What do you attribute your success to?
- Wanting to learn modern technology and how to improve patients care.
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