Meet Dr. Segall

Dr. Derek Segall was born in Johannesburg, South Africa and graduated dentistry from the University of the Witwatersrand. Following his graduation, he served in the South African Defense Force for one year before embarking on his career in private practice. After seven years in private practice in South Africa, Dr. Segall decided to emigrate to Canada in 1998.

Shortly after his arrival in Toronto he joined the dental practices of Uptowne and Amberwood Dental Centres.

Currently Dr. Segall is an active member of the Ontario Dental Association, the Toronto Crown & Bridge Study Club ,The Toronto Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and The North York Study Club. Also, he has attended courses at the internationally recognized Pankey Institute for Advanced Dentistry in Florida, enabling him to offer his patients the most updated and enhanced practices in dentistry.

Both patients and members of his team comment on Dr. Segall’s kind and gentle disposition as well as his patience and consideration with which he treats those around him.

His love of dentistry is not his only passion, in addition to maintaining a busy practice Derek enjoys spending time with his wife and two daughters and is a keen gardener and aviation enthusiast. He also tries to keep in shape by working out and biking.