Jasdev Bhalla is a certified specialist in dental anaesthesiology and has the unique distinction of being the first in Canada to be awarded this speciality status. He is also a diplomate member of the American Board of Dental Anesthesiology.
He obtained his basic dental degree from India in 1996, after few years of private practice in India, he immigrated to Canada in 2001. He obtained his Canadian credentials to practice Dentistry in Canada from the University of Toronto, in 2004. He subsequently finished his Master's in Dental Anesthesia from the same university in 2007. He taught at the University of Toronto for three years as an Asst.Prof. in the discipline of Anesthesia, both at undergraduate and graduate level.
He gave up teaching in order to concentrate more on the ever growing busy private practice. But his love for teaching continues he is actively involved in continuing education in dental anaesthesia at both national and international level. He has held several workshops and continues to do in India, where he is pioneering the use of sedation in dentistry, for this purpose he has designed a low cost but effective solution of delivering laughing gas. It is the first indigeniously designed machine in India and has got an excellent response.
His latest endaveour is " MM Sedation Study Club", the first of its kind in Canada which caters to advanced study in Sedation Dentistry for Registered Canadian Dentists.