Dr. Eric K Orpana DDS FRCD (C)

Dr. Eric Orpana, "D.D.S., F.R.C.D.(C)" is the owner of the Lakeland Clinic Surgery and Anesthesia Service. His practice is located in a converted 1874-century home in downtown Lindsay. Dr. Orpana has a reputation for delivering safe and timely care in a patient-centered environment.

After graduation from the University of Toronto as a Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1972, Dr. Orpana continued his studies in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, graduating in 1975 as one of the youngest Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons.  In 1977, he acquired his Fellowships in the Royal College of Dentists of Canada.

Dr. Orpana then moved to Thunder Bay and began his Oral Surgery practice. For many years, he was one of only two Oral Surgeons covering a geographic area extending from the Manitoba boarder to Sault Ste Marie. Dr. Orpana’s work included Oral Surgery, Maxillofacial Reconstruction and Trauma. He is a Past President of the Thunder Bay Dental Association, as well as a leader in the development of Day Surgery Services in Hospitals throughout Thunder Bay.

In 1999, Dr. Orpana relocated to Lindsay and began what has become a successful Oral Surgery practice, providing many important services such as:

• Impacted Wisdom Teeth
• Dental Extractions
• Same-Day Surgery
• Anesthesia Services By Medical Doctors
• TMJ Therapy
• Implantology
• Just to name a few….

Dr. Orpana is a proud member of the:
• Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (RCDSO)
• Ontario Dental Association (ODA)
• Peterborough District Dental Society.

He has privileges at the Ross Memorial Hospital, providing surgical services. Recently, Dr. Orpana has noticed a remarkable increase in the number
of patients with sleep disorder breathing, specifically sleep apnea and snoring. As a member of the Canadian Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines, Dr. Orpana and his team are committed to helping patients with sleep apnea and snoring to enjoy a better quality of life.

Recently Dr. Orpana has noticed a remarkable increase in the number of patients with sleep disorder breathing, specifically sleep apnea and snoring.  He is a member of the Canadian Academy of Clinical Sleep Disorders Disciplines.  Dr. Orpana and his team are committed to helping patients with sleep apnea and snoring enjoy a better quality of life.