We have a patient-focused philosophy about orthodontic care and a commitment to staying current through continuing education as the foundation of our practice.
Dr. Bruce V. Freeman
Dr. Bruce V. Freeman is a native of Toronto. He is an honours graduate of the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto where he was recognized with numerous awards for his clinical and academic achievements. He then completed the Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at the Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, New York. Dr. Freeman then returned to the University of Toronto where he received his Diploma in Orthodontics and taught in the undergraduate dental clinic. Subsequent to this he completed his Master’s of Science degree in the field of temporomandibular disorders and orofacial pain.
Dr. Freeman is a staff clinician in the Facial Pain Unit within the department of Dentistry at Mount Sinai Hospital where he is responsible for the management of patients with complex facial pain disorders in addition to participating in the education of the hospital dental residents and specialty dental residents from the University of Toronto dental faculty. He also participates in research initiatives within the department which have yielded publications in the European Journal of Neuroscience, Pain, Brain Research and Neuroimage.
Dr. Freeman lectures on the topics of temporomandibular disorders and facial pain at the dental faculty and to various professional organizations. He also lectures extensively to the residents of orthodontic programs in Canada and the United States about orthodontics, in particular, the use of self-ligating orthodontic appliances.
Dr. Freeman is a member of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario in addition to the Ontario Association of Orthodontists, Canadian Association of Orthodontists and American Association of Orthodontists.
Dr. Freeman most recently sat on the board of Open Studio, a comprehensive artist-run centre for contemporary printmaking practice, providing multi-faceted services, programs and information to artists and the public alike. As a national organization, Open Studio offers affordable and equal access to printmaking facilities, programs and services for artists from across Canada and abroad. Dr. Freeman currently works with Venture Sinai, which helps fund investigators conducting research at the Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute at Mount Sinai Hospital in Toronto.
Dr. Camila Caro
Dr. Caro has been providing orthodontic care since 2002. She graduated from dental school with honours and received a Master of Orthodontics from El Bosque University in Colombia. Dr. Caro then moved to Toronto to complete an advanced, two-year Craniofacial Fellowship at the Craniofacial Treatment and Research Centre at The Hospital For Sick Children. Dr. Caro’s interest in orthodontics and her long time dream to practice in Canada led her to the University of Toronto to pursue a three-year specialty degree in orthodontics, culminating in her receiving a Master of Science Degree for the second time! Dr. Caro is a Staff Orthodontist at The Hospital For Sick Children, where she provides care for children with cleft lip and palate.
Dr. Caro is a member of the Royal College of Dentists, the Royal College of Dental Surgeons Of Ontario, in addition to the Ontario Association of Orthodontists, Canadian Association of Orthodontists. American Association of Orthodontists, and the American Cleft Palate-Craniofacial Association. Dr. Caro is fluent in English and Spanish and practices with a caring and friendly philosophy emphasizing excellence in individualized patient care.
Dr. Bradley Lands
We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Bradley Lands to our practice. As of January, Dr. Lands will be seeing patients full-time at our office. Dr. Lands shares our patient-centered, orthodontist-only philosophy. Each of our patients will now benefit from the experience of three orthodontists diagnosing and treatment planning their cases to achieve the best results.
Born and raised in Montreal, Dr. Lands completed his Bachelor of Science Degree from McGill University, graduating with great distinction. From there he received his dental degree from the Université de Montreal. Based upon his achievements in dental school, he was twice awarded the John Sherman Prize for academic performance and contribution to school life, from the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity and also received the Award of Excellence from the American Association of Orthodontists upon graduation. He then completed the hospital residency program at the Jewish General Hospital, gaining valuable experience in the treatment and management of medically compromised patients. Dr. Lands’ passion for orthodontics brought him back to the Université de Montreal where he received his Masters of Science degree in Orthodontics.
Passionate about learning and sharing knowledge, Dr. Lands is a part-time instructor with the Faculty of Dentistry at University of Toronto. He has a keen interest in digital orthodontics, managing complex Invisalign cases. He has participated in the Invisalign Masters Program and the Teen-Edge program. Dr. Lands also has extensive experience working with sleep-medicine physicians in the management of snoring and sleep apnea and we are pleased to now offer this service.
Dr. Lands is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and is a member of several dental associations including the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, the American Association of Orthodontists, the Canadian Association of Orthodontists and the Alpha Omega Dental Fraternity.
Dr. Freeman, Dr. Caro and Dr. Lands are not only dedicated to their practice and their patients, but also to the environment. Freeman Orthodontics Office is making strides to become more environmentally responsible everyday. Find out how!