Dr Sharma

Dr. Bhavna Sharma D.D.S, FRCD(C).

Dr. Bhavna Sharma D.D.S, FRCD(C) is a Certified Specialist in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics with over 15 years of experience. She is qualified as a Fellow in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.

Dr. Sharma graduated from her Dental program at the University of Toronto with honors. She completed the Dental Specialty Advanced Training Program in Orthodontics from the prestigious University of Toronto.

As a child, Dr. Sharma was intrigued by the world of Dentistry- especially Orthodontics  and has followed her passion to be an Orthodontist. Having had braces herself as an adult, Dr Sharma understands what it means to be on the other side- as a patient as well.

She loves working with patients of all ages and is passionate about creating a more beautiful, confident smile.

She is committed to staying current with the latest advances in Dentistry and Orthodontics and is an active member of many professional organizations including

  • Ontario Dental Association
  • Canadian Dental Association
  • Canadian Association of Orthodontists
  • Ontario Association of Orthodontists
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • Great Lakes Association of Orthodontists
  • Toronto Orthodontic Study Club
  • University of Toronto Orthodontic Alumni

Dr. Sharma is a clinical instructor in Orthodontics at the University of Toronto for the 4th year program for dental students and loves the interaction and learning as she teaches.

In her free time, she enjoys travelling, reading and spending time with her 12-year-old son and family.

Dr. Stanley Markin, B.Sc., D.D.S., D. Ortho



Education and Background

With over 30 years of experience, it is no wonder that Dr. Markin is the orthodontist Toronto residents have come to trust. That level of loyalty is based in part on the extensive training and education that Dr. Markin has received over the years, including the following:

  • 1975: B.Sc. from the University of Toronto
  • 1979: D.D.S. from the University of Toronto
  • 1980: Hospital Residency at Mount Sinai
  • 1982: Dip. Orthodontics from the University of Toronto
  • 1982: Joined Dr. Moe Cooper's orthodontic practice
  • 1988: Established Braceland Orthodontists with Dr. Cooper
  Dr. Markin has also served as president for the Alpha Omega Dental Society and the Ontario Association of Orthodontists. 

International College of Dentists Fellowship 

As an orthodontist dedicated to excellence in patient care and treatment, Dr. Markin strives to remain a leader in the field. In recognition of his efforts, Dr. Markin was recently inducted as a Fellow of the International College of Dentists. The International College of Dentists is the world’s oldest honour society for dentists dedicated to the principles of leadership, recognition, humanitarianism, education, and professional relations. Read more about the ICD and Dr. Markin’s fellowship honour on our practice blog.

A History of Friendly Service

Over the years, Braceland Orthodontists has provided high-quality orthodontic care to the Toronto area. Our patients range from locals to those from out of town, and many of the past patients have even returned with their own children for treatment. 

Schedule an Appointment with Your Toronto Orthodontist!

For those who live in Scarborough or Toronto, braces or aligners are good options  and we can help you find the best treatment modality available. Contact Braceland Orthodontists at 416-497-2122 to meet with Dr. Bhavna Sharma  to determine the best path for your specific needs.
We can't wait to help you achieve a beautiful smile!