Meet Dr. Bezanson, Bsc, DDS, Dip Ortho
Dr. Ric Bezanson has over 30 years of experience as an orthodontist yet continues his quest for the highest standard of orthodontic care. Having practiced in Moncton, NB for much of his career, Ric and his wife, Kathy, are pleased to have returned to Nova Scotia. They have three grown children together. Dr. Bezanson has a solo practice in Fall River but is excited to be joining the dynamic duo of Drs. Stuart and Davidson. When not in the clinic, Dr. Bezanson can often be found on the golf course. His passions include culinary and photographic art.
Education & Experience
Dr. Bezanson obtained his B.Sc., in biology from Dalhousie University, Halifax in 1976. Following this, Dr. Bezanson studied dentistry at Dalhousie University graduating in 1980. On completion of his dental studies, he practiced general dentistry from 1980 to 1984 in Moncton, NB. In 1984, Dr. Bezanson entered Tufts University in Boston, obtaining his diploma in Orthodontics in 1986. Dr. Bezanson’s interest in graduate school focused on early/interceptive orthodontic treatment. From 1986, he worked in private practice, limited to Orthodontics, in Moncton. In February 2009 he opened his practice under the name of Bezanson Orthodontics in Fall River, N.S.
Professional Memberships and Accolades
Dr. Bezanson presently teaches the orthodontic module at the Oulton’s Dental Hygiene program in Moncton and lectured in Quebec, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick on numerous orthodontic subjects. He has completed several levels at the Pankey Institute in Miami and advanced training at the Las Vegas Institute, Las Vegas. Dr. Bezanson belongs to various study clubs and continually attends continuing education courses. He is a member of the Atlantic Orthodontics Association, The Nova Scotia Dental Association, The Nova Scotia Society of Dental Specialists and the Halifax County Dental Society.