Meet Dr. Mary-Ellen Polymeris! Dr. Polymeris obtained her Honours Bachelor of
Science degree in Pharmacology and her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree with
Honours both from the University of Toronto. In recognition of graduating among the top
5% of her class, Dr. Polymeris was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honour
Following dental school, Dr. Polymeris completed a one-year General Practice
Residency at the University of Alberta Hospital. While in Edmonton, Dr. Polymeris
gained advanced training in the dental management of medically-compromised patients,
as well as patients with special needs and craniofacial anomalies. Dr. Polymeris also
participated in the remote areas satellite dental clinic program, where she provided
dental care to the rural and underserved communities of northern Alberta.
Family ties brought Dr. Polymeris back to Ontario, where she practiced general dentistry
in Pickering and Toronto for one year. Dr. Polymeris went on to complete her
orthodontic specialty training and Masters of Clinical Dentistry at the University of
Western Ontario, where she was awarded the Dr. Bryan Smith Graduate Award in
Orthodontics for her overall performance in the program.
Dr. Polymeris is fluent in French and Greek. Outside of the office she enjoys being
active, cooking, traveling, and spending time with family and good friends.