Our Hours

  • MONDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • TUESDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • WEDNESDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • THURSDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • FRIDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • SATURDAY:9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • SUNDAY:9:00AM - 6:00PM

About Eastgate Dental Centre

We’ve renovated to serve you better!

Eastgate Dental Centre is NOW OPEN to welcome patients and create beautiful smiles.

Eastgate Dental Centre continues to expand its services to provide a complete family dental care facility for you and your family. We have nine great general practitioners, eleven wonderful dental hygienists and multiple dental specialists to treat our patients and provide a one-stop location for your dental needs.

The dentists of the Hamilton Region have always provided exceptional dental care for people of the community. Eastgate Dental Centre’s objective is to compliment this high-quality care and preventative dentistry that the community deserves.

Our Hours

  • MONDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • TUESDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • WEDNESDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • THURSDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • FRIDAY:8:00AM - 9:00PM
  • SATURDAY:9:00AM - 6:00PM
  • SUNDAY:9:00AM - 6:00PM

LANGUAGES SPOKEN

  • Italian
  • Portuguese
  • Polish
  • Malayalam
  • Farsi
  • Cantonese
  • Arabic

DOCTORS ON STAFF

Dr. James Tonogai

Dr. James Tonogai

I graduated from the University of Western with a degree in Dentistry in 2015, and I have enjoyed working at Eastgate Dental Centre for the past 5 years. I am currently enrolled in a 3-year Prosthodontics Specialty Program at the University of Toronto. Before entering the prosthodontic residency, I have pursued several additional training programs in Implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry and occlusion.


Dr. Chee Lum

Dr. Chee Lum, General Dentist

I studied at Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry in Cleveland graduating in 1992 as well I have a HBSc in Biology/BioChemistry from the University of Ottawa in 1986. I initially was planning a career in transplant medicine until I found myself drawn to Dentistry.


Dr. Nazek Mohammed

Dr. Nazek Mohammed, General Dentist

I studied both abroad and in Canada. I graduated from Baghdad University with a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Science (B.D.S.) in 1999 and in 2013 I received my DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgeon) designation from Dalhousie University in Halifax, Nova Scotia. In 2016 completed the Implant Residency continuing education at the University of Toronto.


Dr. Barry Gelman

Dr. Barry Gelman, General Dentist

I am nearly a lifelong resident of Hamilton with 25 years of practice in the Hamilton area, I love my work and the people I work with in a large Collaborative practice. In my spare time I enjoy walking, cycling using new technology, reading and listen to music.


Dr. Vineet Bhandari

Dr. Vineet Bhandari, General Dentist

I enjoy all aspects of general Dentistry; however, most enjoy putting a smile on people’s faces, making them feel confident about themselves and most of all educating them on the relationship between Oral Health and General Health.


Dr. Jomy Vallippalam

Dr. Jomy Vallippalam, General Dentist

I graduated with a degree in Dentistry from the University of Western in 2010. I enjoy doing Restorative, Endodontic and Implant Dentistry while building a trusting relationship with our patients. I am a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeon’s, Ontario Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the Hamilton Academy of Dentistry.


Dr. Uditi Kapoor

Dr. Uditi Kapoor, General Dentist

I believe in providing comprehensive dental care with a friendly smile to my patients. I began my journey in dental care in India and subsequently completed D.M.D. with honours from Boston University’s Goldman School of Dental medicine.