Dr. Bridget Lamberts
Bridget was born and raised in Sault Ste. Marie. A graduate of Mount St. Joseph College, she completed her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Western Ontario in 2003. She then obtained her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Toronto in 2007 where she was the recipient of many awards, including the gold medal. She was also chosen to participate in a dental externship program at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden.
She completed her Masters of Science and Diploma in Periodontics at the University of British Columbia in 2010. She received the Kathleen McAnulty Memorial prize for outstanding overall performance in the graduate program. She successfully completed her fellowship examinations in 2010 and is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.
Management of periodontal disease
Periodontal disease is a chronic disease that leads to bone loss and eventual tooth loss. It is an inflammatory condition that is linked to many systemic health problems.