Welcome to GD Orthodontics, the practice of Dr. Girish Deshpande. Dr. Deshpande is a board-certified orthodontist who has been practising orthodontics since 1993. He is also one of the top providers of clear aligner treatment including Invisalign® and 3M™ Clarity™ Aligners.
Our mission at GD Orthodontics is to create beautiful smiles, healthy bites, and happy, confident patients. We are passionate about what we do, and we offer a large range of options for patients of all ages and all walks of life. This includes:
Meet Dr. Girish Deshpande, your Orthodontist!
Dr. Deshpande is a certified orthodontic specialist, practicing orthodontics since 1998. Dr. Deshpande is a Fellow of Royal College of Dentists of Canada. ( FRCD ). Over the last 23 years, Dr. Deshpande has successfully treated over 5000 orthodontic patients, which include a range from young to adult patients, using growth modification appliances, surgical orthodontic correction, dento-facial deformities correction with fixed appliance system such as colourful fixed braces to clear ceramic fixed braces, clear aligner treatment such as Invisalign, 3M Clarity aligners, Sure smile aligners and in-house aligners. He is an expert Invisalign and clear aligner treatment provider and has been one of the top Clear aligner treatment provider in Mississauga and neighbouring areas.
Dr. Deshpande is a member of :
- Canadian Association of Orthodontists
- Ontario Association of Orthodontists
- American Association of Orthodontists
- Clinical instructor at Department of Orthodontics, Faculty of Dentistry, University of Toronto.
He has done numerous presentations and published scientific papers in the national and international journals over the last 20 plus years.
Family & Community:
Dr. Girish Deshpande is married to Dr. Neena D’Souza, a prosthodontist at Mississauga Dental Specialists. They have three children: Ryan, Eric, and Rachel. Outside of work, you can find Dr. Deshpande supporting his favorite hockey team: the Toronto Maple Leafs!
Passionate about giving back, Dr. Deshpande is a volunteer Canadian member of Smiles Change Lives and Smiles 4 Canada, two programs that offers free orthodontic treatment to low-income families. He is also a volunteer orthodontist for Restoring Smiles, a program intended to facilitate women who have been victims of domestic abuse.
Dr. Girish Deshpande prefers to use early treatment approach when possible. His treatment goal is to improve or preserve natural facial aesthetics. Great amount of attention is given to nose, lip, and chin relationships and a balanced facial profile. He uses both extraction and non-extraction treatment mechanics and has combined different treatment techniques and philosophies into a simplified system for easier, faster, and safer orthodontic and dentofacial orthopedic treatment.
Apart from using conventional coloured mini braces, Dr. Deshpande uses self-ligating fixed appliances and aesthetically-pleasing clear ceramic braces (Clarity™ Advanced).
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Assessing your unique healthcare needs and providing for them
Advising you of your best treatment options, in our professional opinion
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