Our Team

Dr. Jordan Talsky
Fellow, Academy of General Dentistry

Dr. Talsky graduated with honors with a Bachelor of Sciences degree in Neurosciences from the University of Toronto in 1988 and then proceeded to the University of Western Ontario to complete a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1992.

Upon graduation, Dr. Talsky entered a Post-graduate residency training program at University Hospital in London, Ontario, which focused on the treatment of patients with special medical needs, oral surgery, and general dentistry.

Dr. Talsky has always believed that the only way to consistently provide his patients with the exceptional level of dental care that he strives for is to continuously learn about new treatment modalities, techniques, and materials. While there are Provincial minimum requirements for continuing education for all dentists, Dr. Talsky exceeds these levels year after year.

Dr. Talsky is passionate about dentistry and being able to provide his patients with the latest techniques to keep their smiles healthy and beautiful for a lifetime.

Active memberships in dental organizations include the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Canadian Dental Association, and the Alpha Omega International Dental Fraternity.

Outside of the office, Dr. Talsky's passions include golf, beach volleyball, tennis, and spending time with his wife and daughter.

Dr. Jane Zhang 

Dr. Zhang has both undergraduate and graduate degrees from the University of Toronto, where she completed a Masters degree in the field of Human Physiology.  Following a passion in Dentistry, she continued her studies in Toronto and graduated from the Faculty of Dentistry with a Doctor of Dental Surgery.

Dr. Zhang is excited to join the Aurora Smile Centre. She enjoys working with patients of all ages, believes in patient-centred care, and is committed to provide quality dental care in a gentle and comfortable manner. Dr. Zhang is also fluent in English and Mandarin. Outside of work, Dr. Zhang enjoys spending time with her husband and son

Dr. Ben Lerner (Orthodontics)

Dr. Lerner was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela where he completed a Bachelor of Science and graduated from dental school being among the top of his class. He obtained a Masters of Science degree in Orthodontics at The Intercontinental University in Mexico City in 2006, graduating once again among the top of his class.

In 2009, he moved to Canada as a permanent resident, proudly embracing the country and its culture as his own, and a few years later eventually became a citizen. After completing many continuing education courses, Dr. Lerner successfully completed the Equivalency Process for International Trained Dentists offered by The National Dental Examining Board of Canada, and was awarded The Certificate of Qualification which made him an accredited Dentist in Canada.

Dr. Lerner possesses vast experience working in both private practice settings as well as not-for-profit, specifically volunteering to assist underprivileged sectors of the Venezuelan population. Throughout these professional experiences, Dr. Lerner has grown and developed interpersonal skills to better understand each patient’s needs and desires, in order to achieve higher success in treatments. Dr. Lerner offers treatments in both conventional braces (clear and metal), and Invisalign.

Dr. Lerner is fully proficient in English and Spanishin his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, daughter, and newborn son and is a big fan of the Blue Jays and the Raptors.