Meet Dr. Jones
Our Periodontist is dedicated to providing comprehensive, personalized periodontic dental care to our patients in Victoria.
Dr. Todd Jones graduated from the University of British Columbia's Dental School in 1990. He practiced general dentistry for 3 years and then returned to UBC to specialize in Periodontics and Implant Dentistry.
He completed his training in 1995 and successfully completed the National Specialty Examination of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada and the Provincial Specialty Examination of British Columbia to qualify as a Board-Certified Specialist. He holds a Fellowship with the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia.
Dr. Jones performs approximately 1000 hours of surgery each year. In the past 30 years, he has over 8,000 hours of surgical experience. Each year, Dr. Jones places approximately 500 dental implants. He placed his first dental implant in 1994.
In 2012, Dr. Jones was awarded a Fellowship in the International Team for Implantology (ITI) in recognition of his expertise and contribution to the field of Implant Dentistry. The ITI is an organization of 18,000 dental professionals whose mandate is to promote, develop, and distribute knowledge regarding dental implants. There are 654 fellows worldwide and 32 in Canada.
In 2014, Dr. Jones was awarded a Fellowship from the American College of Dentists in recognition of his high ethical standards and contributions to organized dentistry. The American College of Dentists offers Fellowship to less than 3% of Dentists in North American and has strict high standards of ethics, community, and professional conduct.
In 2015, Dr. Jones was awarded a Fellowship in the International College of Dentists in recognition of his development of a peer mentor program and his contributions to organized dentistry.
Dr. Jones is the Past-President of the Canadian Academy of Periodontology. He is the Past-President of the British Columbia Society of Periodontology. He is the Past-President of the Victoria and District Dental Society. From 2003 until 2005, Dr. Jones served as a council member for the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia whose mandate is to regulate the practice of dentistry within the province.
Dr. Jones also has a passion for teaching. He is a mentor and instructor for the Victoria Dental Study Club. He has presented lectures on Periodontics and Implant Dentistry at the Pacific Dental Conference, the Manitoba Dental Convention, the University of British Columbia, Malaspina College, and Camosun College.
Currently, Dr. Jones holds an appointment as a Clinical Assistant Professor in Surgery with the University of British Columbia's Faculty of Dentistry.
Dr. Jones is married to Dr. Christine Jones, a physician. They have 4 children and spend most of their spare time hiking with the kids all over Vancouver Island.