A Short History of Endodontic Associates
Drs. Barry Korzen and Dr. Mitchell Levine attended postgraduate school at Forsyth Dental Institute, an affiliated school with Harvard University in Boston. Dr. Elie Wolfson attended postgraduate school at Temple University in Philadelphia. All three graduated in 1973.
Dr.’s Korzen and Levine returned to Toronto, setting up the practice with two offices: one in North York (4800 Leslie Street), and a second one in Mississauga (1070 Hurontario). Dr. Wolfson delayed his return to Toronto to assume a position of Assistant Professor at Temple and pursue some research projects. He returned and joined the practice in the summer of 1974.
Dr. Wayne Pulver completed his postgraduate education at Forsyth and returned to join the practice in 1976. In the meanwhile, the practice outgrew its physical accommodations in North York and moved to 159 Willowdale. The practice expanded to Scarborough with the opening of the offices at 2100 Ellesmere Road and downtown at the Mount Sinai Dental department. Expansion later included 40 Peel Centre in Brampton and lastly, 105 Main Street in Unionville. Subsequently on retirement of Dr. Korzen from clinical practice Dr. Marc Factor joined. A few years later Dr. Levine retired.
Dr. Elie M. Wolfson
Dr. Elie Wolfson graduated from his endodontic program at Temple University in Philadelphia in 1973. He is a board-certified specialist in both the U.S. and Canada. He has been an examiner of endodontic specialists for over 30 years for the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and has served as President, Councillor and Chief Examiner over this time. He was an Associate Professor of Graduate Endodontics at SUNY at Buffalo for 15 years. He is a member of the Canadian Academy of Endodontics, the American Association of Endodontists, the Ontario Society of Endodontists, the Canadian Dental Association and the George Hare Endodontic Study Club.
Dr. Wayne H. Pulver
D.D.S., Cert. Endo.
Dr. Wayne Pulver received his Certificate in Endodontics from the Harvard School of Medicine in 1976. Dr. Pulver is the past head of the endodontic section of Mount Sinai Hospital. Dr. Pulver has served as President of the Ontario Society of Endodontists, Canadian Academy of Endodontists, George Hare Endodontic Study Club, as well as the Ontario Dental Association. He has received numerous awards and distinctions and has authored a variety of clinical and scientific articles in endodontics. Dr. Pulver has lectured extensively and serves as a member of the Real World Endo Board of Advisors.
Dr. Marc M. Factor
D.D.S., M.S., Cert. Endo.
Dr. Marc Factor received his specialty training in Endodontics in 1995 from SUNY at the Buffalo School of Dental Medicine, paired with a Masters of Science in Oral Biology.
Dr. Factor has served on the executive council of Alpha Omega Dental Society and has held an Attending Staff position at Mount Sinai Hospital, where he gave lectures and assistance to dental residents.
He is involved in continuing education organizations, including the George Hare Endodontic Study Club, the Ontario Society of Endodontists and the American Association of Endodontists.
Dr. Factor has taught at the University of Toronto as an undergraduate clinical instructor and was President of the York Region Dental Society.
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