Ottawa-Gatineau Orthodontists Alliance

Dr. John I. Kershman

B.Sc. Biochem, D.D.S., Dip Ortho., Dip. Perio.


Dr. Kershman is a highly qualified Orthodontist and Periodontist with over 25 years of experience. An Ottawa native, he received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Ottawa, then graduated from Montreal’s McGill University Faculty of Dentistry. He spent the following year as a resident dental surgeon at the Montreal General Hospital.

Based on his outstanding academic achievement, Dr. Kershman was admitted to the graduate dentistry program in the dual specialties of Orthodontics and Periodontics at the University of Pennsylvania. Only one candidate per year was chosen to enter this program. Upon graduation in 1985, he received the Outstanding Achievement Award from the University ‘s Department of Orthodontics. As well, Dr. Kershman was a Clinical Instructor of Orthodontics at the University and Director of the Undergraduate Orthodontic Laboratory Program in 1985




Community Involvement


Payment & Insurance

Flexible Payment Plan and Dental Insurance.


Accepted Payments

  • Cash
  • Cheque
  • Credit card
  • In-Office Financing

Dr. John I. Kershman Orthodontics and Periodontics

1579 Bank Street,
Ottawa Ontario, K1H 7Z3,

Hours of Operation:

Monday – Thursday 8am – 5pm

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