Dr. Balaji Swaminath was born in India and raised in the UK until the age of 11. At that time, he and his family moved to London, Ontario to begin life in Canada. After completing an honours degree in Cell Biology at the University of Western Ontario, Balaji went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree also from UWO in 2001. Following this, he did a General Practice Residency at the State University New York at Buffalo.Balaji has been in private practice since 2001. He is married with two children. In his spare time, Balaji enjoys singing, playing the guitar, photography, cooking and relaxing with friends and family. Dr. Swaminath has a passion for humanitarian efforts, and as such was part of a large medical and dental team that travelled to Ghana in April 2013 to volunteer his services to those in need.