Dr. Lionel Lenkinski - Continuing Education (CE) Dental Educator
Dr. Lionel Lenkinski graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto in 1979 and completed a General Practice Residency at University Hospital in Birmingham, Alabama. He went on to pursue specialty training in the field of endodontics at Boston University, and entered private practice as an Endodontist in Toronto, in 1982. He is a past president of the West Toronto Dental Society, Ontario Society of Endodontists, Ontario Association of Dental Specialists, Canadian Dental Protective Association and he was a six-year director of the Ontario Dental Association. He is a fellow of the Pierre Fauchard Academy, The American College of Dentists, International College of Dentists, and he has recently received the Award of Merit from the Ontario Dental Association. He is a regular consultant to legal proceedings with respect to standard of care issues in endodontics, and writes a column on these subjects in Ontario Dentist. He is currently the Executive Director and Program Manager of the Canadian Dental Protective Association, where he offers risk management advice and support services to its member dentists when they face regulatory proceedings.