Dr. Vijay Garach
Dr. Vijay Garach graduated from the University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa in 1969 with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery Degree. Vijay worked as a general dentist in South Africa for 2 years before moving to Canada. In 1973, Vijay received a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto, and has maintained his dental practice in Hamilton since that time. He currently practices dentistry with his daughter Simali, who followed his footsteps and joined him in 1995.
Vijay’s passion for dentistry has inspired him to pursue an impressive array of continuing education over the years. Vijay began his career with the highest honour, receiving the medal of the Dental Association of South Africa. Since then, he has earned the prestigious Fellowship award from the Academy of General Dentistry in 1991 in recognition of his commitment to continuing education and dental excellence. In 1994, Vijay was awarded a Certificate from the Center for Advanced Dental Studies in St. Petersberg, Florida.
Throughout his career, Vijay has remained an active member of the Hamilton Academy of Dentistry, as well as the Ontario Dental Association, Canadian Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Outside of his dental career, Vijay enjoys photography, yoga and spending time with his family and 4 grandchildren.