News Archive

 


November 27th, 2017

We're doing it again this year! Dr. Barlow / Dr. Smisek and Dr. Lipa have challenged us to see what office can generate the most food for House of Blessing

March 14th, 2017

Thank you for voting us "Stratford's Favourite Dentist" 2016. It marks the 5th of the past 7 years we have been honoured to be "Stratford's Favourite".

February 4th, 2017

We had a great day at Heartburn Day 2017 on Saturday, Feb. 4th. The theme was "Decades" so we dressed our booth up like the 1980's.

December 26th, 2016

Congratulations to Lubbert V., the lucky winner of the Festive Basket draw!!

December 18th, 2016

Our Food Bank challenge has ended and the support over the past 3 weeks was amazing!!

November 28th, 2016

Stratford Dental has been challenged by Dr. Barlow / Dr. Smisek and Dr. Lipa to generate more food for House of Blessing than their offices

November 23rd, 2016

Patients of all ages can have dentistry done while asleep at our office. Patients apprehensive about dental treatment no longer need to be scared.

July 14th, 2016

New sod was laid 5 weeks ago. Watering has been constant but the results are fantastic!!

May 28th, 2016

Grading of the earth has begun for the landscaping. Sod and a flower bed will surround the building.

April 26th, 2016

Landscaping and final coat of asphalt will begin shortly. We are all looking forward to putting the final touches on our wonderful building.

February 19th, 2016

February 1st we moved from our previous location to our new home at 3035 Ontario Street (beside Canadian Tire Gas bar)

January 31st, 2016

Please find us at our new office located at 3035 Ontario Street (beside Canadian Tire Gas Bar) Looking forward to seeing you soon!

January 17th, 2016

The new spandrel glass has arrived and is being installed. The North facing aspect of the building looks very, very sharp.

January 8th, 2016

Millwork and dental cabinets have all arrived now. Installation is almost complete. All new dental chairs arrive on Monday.

January 7th, 2016

The dental cabinets in all the operatories have arrived and are currently being installed. The Sterilization Centre is made of starboard material.

December 20th, 2015

Painting has started in the Board Room, Consult Room and Staff area. The waiting room looks fantastic with the tile complete behind the front desk area.

December 11th, 2015

Floor tile has begun to be laid in the dental operatories. The main floor corridor will have a beautiful bulkhead.

December 3rd, 2015

The mudding of dry wall has begun. The exterior of the building looks stunning and isn't even complete. Upstairs is heaven with SO many windows. :)

November 27th, 2015

Stratford Dental suite dry wall has started. The parking lot has been surfaced with asphalt. A smooth layer of asphalt will occur in Spring.

November 13th, 2015

In a dental office, most walls must have lead lining within to avoid any scatter radiation. The upstairs lease space is beautiful with SO many windows.

November 6th, 2015

Just prior to drywall, the walls are being insulated.

November 4th, 2015

The main sidewalk at the entrance of the building was poured Tuesday. Curbs were poured Wednesday.

October 26th, 2015

Septic tanks were installed today. Unfortunately the windows are a little delayed.

October 22nd, 2015

The dark window frames accent the stone and brick really well.

October 19th, 2015

The steel studs in the basement start to give shape to the staff area. Plywood backing will give support to x-ray heads, etc. Stairways started also.

October 13th, 2015

Excavation and preparation for the Septic System started today. The roof was started and my office space is starting to take shape with the steel studs.

October 5th, 2015

The water well drilling was started this week as did the roof.

October 2nd, 2015

Stone and brick on the West side of the building has started.

September 25th, 2015

Stone now being laid on the West side of the building

September 23rd, 2015

The lighter colour brick is starting to be laid on the North side. The contrast of stone and brick will look sharp when complete.

September 21st, 2015

The North side of the building continues to have stone laid. The weather has been fantastic!

September 17th, 2015

Stone masons continued to work on the North side of the building.

September 16th, 2015

Stone began to be laid on the North side of the building.

September 15th, 2015

Scaffolding for the mason to place the stone and brick went up today. As well, the concrete on the main floor was poured.

September 11th, 2015

This building is really taking shape. On schedule.

September 3rd, 2015

Insulation around steel framed windows

September 1st, 2015

Steel framing of the windows give the exterior some character and shape now.

August 27th, 2015

The foundation has now been backfilled with stone and gravel. Excavation has begun to level and manipulate the earth for the future parking lot.

August 21st, 2015

Steel is almost complete. Backfill to start next week.

August 14th, 2015

This is an updated conceptual drawing of the building. The colours of brick, stone, and details are updated. This building is going to be stunning!

August 13th, 2015

The steel framework has gone very well the last couple of days.

August 11th, 2015

Steel structure started Tuesday, August 11th.

August 10th, 2015

The Stratford and District Dental Society is having a Sports Guard Clinic September 8th - 11th, 2015. Stratford Dental is participating!

August 5th, 2015

The basement walls are complete. Steel to be erected next week.

July 24th, 2015

Forms have been removed and the entire height of the basement foundation can be seen. Note the window wells turned out very well.

July 22nd, 2015

Forms moulding the second aspect / height of the basement walls can be seen today. Note the window wells.

July 15th, 2015

The West basement foundation walls have been poured and erected. Cinder block being built around elevator shaft.

July 10th, 2015

The basement level reinforcement bars are up. Forms in the South/West corner have been erected. Pouring concrete for the basement walls began today.

July 7th, 2015

Footings are complete and re-bar has been placed. Construction continues to move forward.

June 26th, 2015

Concrete continues to arrive and the footings are almost fully poured around the entire circumference. The elevator base is poured.

June 25th, 2015

Some of the perimeter footings were poured today as was the base for the elevator.

June 23rd, 2015

Forms and footings continue to take shape.

June 22nd, 2015

Forming of the concrete foundation began today.

June 18th, 2015

Foundation excavating is complete.

June 17th, 2015

Excavating continued today at the work site for the foundation / basement.

June 16th, 2015

Excavator was hard at work today digging the basement and foundation. It is quite a hole. I even helped out with my shovel!

June 14th, 2015

Heavy machinery arrived Saturday, June 14th, 2015 to skim the top soil on the site of the new office / professional building. The foundation is next.

May 31st, 2015

The contractor (MCI) trailer has arrived on site and the footprint of the new building has been staked. Ground breaking planned for week of June 1st!

February 7th, 2015

Stratford Dental was proud to participate in Heart and Stroke Heartburn Day February 7th, 2015.

December 1st, 2014

Christmas is a time of giving. We at Stratford Dental thought we'd drop off a package of goodies to the House of Blessing today. :)

November 28th, 2014

Plans are coming along nicely. Proceedings are on schedule to break ground early April 2015. We are super excited about our future home!

September 5th, 2014

Recently a happy patient wrote a letter expressing his satisfaction with his experience and results at our office. Please read the letter attached.

August 16th, 2014

Stratford Dental is participating in the Stratford and District Dental Society "Sports Guard Clinic". Impressions are by appoinment only. Please call.

July 25th, 2014

In April of 2014, Dr. Straus purchased property that borders the City of Stratford. By December 2015, Stratford Dental will have a new home!