Dr. Bolshin graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto in 1983. He worked for several years for the City of North York Department of Public Health, where he devoted his time to travelling to a variety of schools and providing Dental treatment to children whose parents were unable to afford Dental care. Throughout his years of practice, he has also continued to provide Dental care and treatment to Young Offenders in secure custody in the Durham Region. Dr. Bolshin enjoys watching and playing a variety of sports. He and his wife are the parents to 4 adult children, each pursuing their professional aspirations.