759 Pape Avenue, Toronto, ON M4K 3T2

Professional Team of Dentists & Hygienists in Toronto, ON

Welcome to Pape Dental Centre. Pape Dental Centre was founded in 1997 by Dr. Jane Halkiotis. Our modern, beautifully designed office, our focus on your oral health, safety and comfort, along with our highly-skilled, experienced, and professional team, enable us to meet all of your dental needs, whether you are an adult or a child. Pape Dental Centre will provide you with the highest standards of dental care in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. We use the highest standards of sterilization methods, infection control procedures, and radiation safety. We offer comprehensive, personalized dental care, where we listen to your needs and work together as a team to achieve optimal oral health

Pape Dental Centre Offers You the Following Conveniences:

A convenient location:Our clinic is located at 759 Pape Avenue, just north of Danforth Avenue and a few steps north of the Pape Subway Station.

Parking: We offer free on-site parking.

Flexibility:We have extended hours of operation, including evenings, early mornings, and Saturday appointments.

Service: New patients, emergencies, walk-in patients, and referrals are always welcome.

Dental emergencies: Emergency patients are seen on the same day (during our hours of operation). Please call us at: 416-465-3111

Assistance available in several languages: You can request assistance in languages including English, Greek, Farsi, Romanian, Italian, Latvian, Cantonese, Mandarin, and Russian.

Insurance claim services: We file your Insurance claims electronically. We will assist you with any questions that you may have.

Multiple payment options: We accept payments using Visa, Interac (debit card), Mastercard, American Express, cash or cheque.

​All of these conveniences allow Pape Dental Centre to serve patients from both local communities, and from various parts of the GTA. We welcome you to Contact Us Today at 416-465-3111 for an appointment or a consultation.

We Welcome You to Get to Know Our Team

Dr. Jane Halkiotis

Owner and Founder

Dr. Jane Halkiotis is the founder and owner of Pape Dental Centre. Dr. Halkiotis’ full-time private practice is helping her patients achieve and maintain healthy and attractive smiles for over 25 years. She is dedicated and committed to providing her patients with exceptional oral care using a comprehensive, conservative, non-invasive approach. After completing two years of the University of Toronto’s undergraduate program, Dr. Halkiotis entered the Faculty of Dentistry at the University of Toronto. In 1988, she received her DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) degree with high honours. She received several awards and scholarships upon graduation:

The Harold Keith Gold Box Prize

The Crown and Bridge Study Club (Toronto Academy) Scholarship

The George Hare Endodontic Study Club Scholarship

The Hugh Alexander Hoskin Scholarship

The Dr. Charles Hyman Moses Award

The Prosthodontics Prize

The Albert E. Webster Memorial Scholarship

Dr. Halkiotis currently teaches at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Dentistry as an Associate in Dentistry.

She has held various clinical teaching positions for the past 30 years, Including:

Teaching in the 3rd year Restorative Comprehensive Care Program as a Treatment Plan Coordinator

Restorative Dentistry (25 years)

The Department of Biomaterials

The Case-based learning program

Various committees at the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Dentistry.

Clinical Examiner for the National Dental Examining Board

She continuously upgrades her knowledge and keeps current by attending numerous continuing education seminars and lectures each year

A contributor to the East York community for many years, and has been a proud sponsor of East York Soccer.

A contributor to the North Toronto Hockey Association and the Ajax Minor Hockey Association

Dr. Halkiotis is an active member of the Ontario Dental Association and the OKU Honour Dental Society. She has several interests outside of her private practice including a keen interest and focus on improving dental care through education. She is also interested in overall general health through proper nutrition, healthy living and sports activity. Side hobbies include gardening, baking and spending time with family and friends.

He established Christie Park Dental in 2010 with a team of 15 employees to provide you with excellent services for your dental needs. He also established Elmwood Park Dental in November 2017 to bring various dental care services to more people in Toronto.

Dr. Sima Dehghanian-Jam

Dental surgeon

Dr. Sima Dehghanian-Jam is a dental surgeon and has been working with Dr. Halkiotis at Pape Dental Centre for over 20 years. She graduated from Guy’s Dental School, the University of London with a Bachelor of Dental Surgery (BDS) degree in 1990. After practicing dentistry in a busy family practice in London, England, for 5 years, she made the decision to immigrate to Canada. In 1997, Dr. Sima Dehghanian-Jam successfully completed her exams with the National Dental Examining Board. She has been in private practice in Toronto for the past 20 years and is an active member of the Ontario Dental Association. She keeps current with numerous continued education courses. Dr. Sima enjoys reading, travelling and spending time with her family.

Dr. Sasan


Dr. Sasan has over 20 years of experience in the dental field after graduating with honors from dental school in 1998 and completing the National Dental Examining Board of Canada. He owned and operated a private dental practice for 12 years before relocating to Toronto in 2013. He now happily resides in Toronto with his wife and daughter. Dr. Sasan continues to provide exceptional dental care to his patients.

He stays current with the latest technology and education in the dental field. He has extensive clinical experience in cosmetic and restorative dentistry, as well as surgical procedures, including wisdom teeth extractions. With a focus on improving each patient’s appearance, self-confidence and overall well-being, Dr. Sasan is dedicated to providing the highest quality of care in a comfortable and welcoming environment.
He continually upgrades his skills and stays current by attending numerous continuing education seminars and lectures each year. His commitment to lifelong learning allows him to stay at the forefront of dental advancements and incorporate the latest evidence-based practices into his clinical approach. He is an active member of the Ontario Dental Association and the Canadian Dental Association.

Dr. Sasan is known for his compassionate approach to patient care. He understands that visiting the dentist can be a stressful experience for many people and strives to create a reassuring and supportive atmosphere. Dr. Sasan takes the time to listen to his patients’ concerns, thoroughly explains treatment options, and works with them to develop personalized care plans that meet their goals and preferences. He believes in the importance of patient education and empowers his patients with the knowledge they need to maintain their oral health between visits.

He is also interested in overall general health through sports activities, specifically swimming. His hobbies include reading, skiing, weight training, and most importantly, spending time with family and friends.


Our Team is supported by an Endodontist, as well as an Oral and Maxillofacial surgeon who provides sedation when required. In addition, we have a collaborative approach when we partner with different dental specialists, such as Periodontists and Orthodontists, and together we work with the Specialist that best meets your dental needs.

Dr. Peter Bellingham


Our Receptionists

Our administration team is highly trained, experienced, welcoming, and professional. They are very knowledgeable members of our team and are able to assist you with any of your administrative needs.





Our Dental Assistants

Our experienced dental assistants are friendly, caring, knowledgeable, and professional. These trained and skilled professionals are certified. They keep their knowledge and skills current by continuously attending numerous lectures and seminars.






Our Dental Hygienists

All of our registered dental hygienists are experienced professionals and many have been with Pape Dental Centre for many years. They are very knowledgeable, personable, caring, and will provide exceptional hygiene services with a focus on prevention. They all continuously upgrade their knowledge and keep current by attending numerous lectures and seminars. All of our hygienists are active members of the Ontario Dental Hygiene Association.




Anne Marie