Cambridge Dentist

Dawson Dental Centre Cambridge is located off highway 401 at the corner of Hespeler Rd and Pinebush Rd. Our dentist and team are committed to providing the Cambridge community with professional dental services in a warm, caring environment. We are proud to offer early morning, evening and Saturday appointments to suit your busy schedule and we’ll process your dental insurance claims electronically, when available. In office, you’ll find complimentary WiFi along, snacks and beverages in our patient lounge, TV’s in every treatment room and a kids play area.

Call or book an appointment online. We are accepting new patients and welcome same-day dental emergencies.

Added Services at Dawson Dental Centre Cambridge

  • Complete Smile Makeovers
  • Invisalign® Invisible Braces
  • IV Sedation (Conscious Sedation)
  • Oral Sedation
  • Snap-On Smile®
  • Traditional Braces (Orthodontics)
  • Teeth-In-A-Day (Allon4® Technology)
  • Dental Implants
  • Porcelain Dental Veneers
  • Zoom!® Teeth Whitening

Dental Specialist at Dawson Dental Centre Cambridge

Oral Surgeon – Dr. Barkin

General and Cosmetic Dentistry

Dental emergencies, implants, veneers, hygiene, oral cancer screenings, tooth extractions, root canals, crowns, bridges, bonding, teeth whitening, x-rays, fillings, athletic mouthguards.

Dr. Rick Gakhal, DMD

Dr. Gakhal graduated from New York University, College of Dentistry in 2006.

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He was born in Brampton, Ontario and completed his undergraduate degree at McMaster University in Hamilton. He completed a one-year residency at VA Medical Center in Buffalo, New York and moved back to Canada in 2007. He practiced dentistry with Dr. Edward Gelfand in Guelph ever since that time and is now a full partner at Dawson Dental – Cambridge.

Continuing education is important to Dr. Gakhal, he has completed additional training courses in Cosmetic Dentistry, Sedation Dentistry, Invisalign Invisible Braces, Dental Implant placement, restoration and bone grafting. Dr. Gakhal is a member of the American and Canadian Dental Associations.

Rick is married to Rani, a dental hygienist, and they reside in Mississauga. In his spare time he enjoys information technology, science fiction reading, playing hockey, football and basketball.