Keith Da Silva

Full Name:
Keith Da Silva
Registration Number:
81229
Current Status:
Member
Specialty:
  • Paediatric Dentist

Concerns, Conditions and/or Professional Misconduct

Practice Information

 
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Professional Corporation Information

  • K. Da Silva Dentistry Professional Corporation 13219 Fifteen Side Rd #1 Georgetown, ON, CA L7G 4T1 Phone: (647) 992-0776
    Certificate of Authorization Status:
    Cancelled at Corporation's Request
    Date of Cancellation:
    October 04, 2018
    Certificate of Authorization Issuance:
    February 24, 2014
    Shareholders
  • Keith Da Silva Dentistry Professional Corporation 270 The Kingsway #202 Etobicoke, ON, CA M9A 3T7 Phone: (416) 233-5400
    Certificate of Authorization Status:
    Revoked - Corporation Ceased to Practice Dentistry
    Date of revocation:
    May 23, 2017
    Certificate of Authorization Issuance:
    March 11, 2010
    Shareholders

Academic Information

 

Dental Degree

2007
Columbia University, United States

Specialty Training

2009
Columbia University, United States
Paediatric Dentist

This may not be a complete record of the member's academic information or continuing education.

Certificate(s) of Registration

 

Current Certificate(s) of Registration and Date(s) of Issuance

General
Specialty - Paediatric Dentistry

Previous Certificate(s) of Registration

General
-

Initial Date of Registration

Complaints & Reports Outcomes

 

Case File: 170456

Decision Date:
July 18, 2019

Caution

As a result of a complaint, the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee decided to caution Dr. Keith Da Silva as follows:

• Dr. Da Silva must understand the need to take radiographs at more regular intervals, particularly in respect of teeth that are more prone to developing caries at a faster rate, such as with hypoplastic teeth.

• Dr. Da Silva must carefully review radiographs for the presence of caries and to follow up on and document areas that appear suspicious for caries.

• Dr. Da Silva must document all patient visits to the office in the patient’s chart.

• Dr. Da Silva must ensure accurate and complete documentation of patient appointments, including the taking of radiographs, radiographic findings and the performance of a recall examination with corresponding findings.

Specified Continuing Education or Remedial Program

Current Status:
Completed
Required Course
Radiographs, including when to take them and how to interpret them, especially in respect of hypoplastic teeth.
Current Status:
Completed
Required Course
RCDSO's course in Recordkeeping.
Required Practice Monitoring - Office Visits
Practice to be monitored for 24 months following completion of courses in Radiographs and Recordkeeping.

Discipline Results

 

Case File: H170020

Date of Decision:

Allegations:

Guilty
  • Charged excessive or unreasonable fees
  • Disgraceful, dishonourable, unprofessional or unethical conduct
  • Submitted a false or misleading account or charge

Penalty:

  • Reprimand
  • Suspension 4 months - effective Jul 21, 2018 to Nov 20, 2018
  • Imposed Course/Training - Professional/Problem-Based Ethics
  • Imposed Course/Training - Recordkeeping
  • Imposed Practice Monitoring (office visits) - for 24 months following completion of recordkeeping course
  • $5,000.00 to be paid to College

Terms, Conditions and Limitations In Effect

Status: In Effect
Imposed Practice Monitoring (office visits)
  • for 24 months following completion of recordkeeping course
In Effect Since:
Appealed:
No
Date Order Final:
June 21, 2018
Reasons for Decision
Decision Summary

This information was obtained from the register of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (www.rcdso.org)