Dr. Maria Teresa Castro

DDS, MSc, Dip DH, MDent, FRCD(C)
Canadian Board Certified Periodontist
Fellow of the International Association of Oral And Maxillofacial Surgeons


Dr. Castro is a Canadian Board Certified Dental Specialist in Periodontics and Dental Implant Surgery and an International Trained Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon. Dr. Castro has been practicing in the dentistry field since 2001. Dr. Castro moved to Canada in 2006, and in 2017 she made Saskatoon her home and became Partner and Co-Owner of Saskatoon Perio.

Dr. Castro completed her dental specialty training in Periodontics and Implant Surgery at the University of Manitoba College of Dentistry and her Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery specialty residency at the Pontifical Xavierian University School of Dentistry. She obtained her Dental Surgery Degree from UNICOC Colombian School of Dentistry, and her Dental Hygienist Diploma from the Confederation College in Thunder Bay, ON.

Dr. Castro is a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada, a Fellow of the International Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons, a member of the College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan, member of the Canadian Academy of Periodontology and member of the Canadian Dental Association. Dr. Castro is also an Assistant Clinical Instructor at the University of Saskatchewan, College of Dentistry.

Dr. Castro enjoys working at her private practice and providing her patients with comprehensive treatments integrating all aspects of oral surgery and periodontics.  In her spare time, Dr. Castro loves travelling, yoga and spending time in nature.