Dr. David Pampena

Nothing but the tooth, so help me God!

Born and raised in Niagara Falls, Ontario, Dr. David Pampena attended A.N. Myer Secondary School and then pursued his post secondary education at The University of Western Ontario in London.Following the completion of his dental degree at UWO, his commitment to family and long-time social ties led him to remain in his home region to practise dentistry.

After obtaining his undergraduate science degree, Dr. Pampena also completed a Master's degree in Biochemistry in 2004. His Master’s research helped to clarify the role that a protein, "Osteopontin", found in bone tissue, plays in bone physiology.A published scientific author, Dr. Pampena's research has and continues to have applications in the treatment of bone diseases such as Osteoporosis, Osteopenia, as well as various forms of bone cancers.

It was the desire to be more hands-on in helping people that led Dr. Pampena to pursue a career as a dentist.He graduated from the University of Western Ontario's Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, but his learning has never stopped.In an ever-changing world where medical advancement occurs more rapidly than ever before, it is crucial for today’s dentist to stay up to date with current trends and techniques.As such, Dr. Pampena has taken numerous post-graduate courses so that he can provide a wider range of more specialized dental services and procedures to his patients.He is experienced with implantology, surgical wisdom tooth removal, surgical periodontics, and root canal therapy.Plus, he is licensed to provide moderate sedation in the dental office.He is a member in good standing with the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario, the Ontario Dental Association as well as the Academy of General Dentistry.In addition, Dr. Pampena was awarded fellowship status within The International Congress of Oral Implantology.

Dr. Pampena has been married to his wife Rosanna since 2011 and has two sons: Austin, born in October, 2013 and Andrew, born November 2015.

It has always been and will always be Dr. Pampena’s goal to provide the highest quality dentistry to everyone who entrusts him with their oral care.He hopes to welcome you to The Pines Dental Office soon.