A Legacy of Creating

Beautiful Smiles

Helping people love their smile
for more than 50 years

Your smile. An outward expression of your inner self.

We all yearn to have a smile we can feel good about. Even before your first baby teeth pushed their way into your gums, your smile has captivated others and expressed who you are at your most engaging moments. Life, with all its unpredictable events, can get in the way and leave us feeling self conscious about our smile. Working toward giving you a smile you can be proud of is what Dr. Ronald Bentham has been passionate about for more than 50 years.

Highly Experienced

Dr. Bentham brings more than 50 years of dental experience. His staff have more than 120 years combined experience. That means you enjoy the peace of mind that comes from dental professionals who have dealt with every kind of dental situation.

Modern Environment

Bentham Dental employs the latest dental techniques and high quality up-to-date equipment, providing you with an environment designed not only to meet your expectations, but exceed them, for the ultimate in peace of mind.

Personalized Care

Dr. Bentham is known for his personalized care and attention. From a 24-hour live answering service so you always have a real person to talk to when you call, to calling patients after major treatments to see how they are doing, you'll love how you are treated.

Exceeding expectations through a love of what we do

Dr. Ronald Bentham

Dr. Bentham has been practicing for 51 years since receiving his doctorate in 1969 from the University of Alberta dental school in Edmonton. After graduation he practiced in Penticton with Dr. Fred Moore before buying the practice of Dr. McIvers in 1970. He has taken many continuing education courses, including those for dental implants & mini-implants, endodontics, dentures, cosmetic dentistry, jaw analysis, and TMJ therapy. He has also taken courses in soft-tissue & bone grafting in conjunction with implant therapy. Dr. Bentham is a member of the College of Dental Surgeons of British Columbia. He has been married to wife Dianne for 51 years. The couple has three sons and six grandchildren. In his spare time, Dr. Bentham enjoys golf, gardening, cycling and staying fit in the gym.

Outstanding professionalism and friendliness

My husband and I have been patients of Dr. Bentham for over 30 years. In all that time we have found his work to be exceptional on all levels. He is an outstanding dentist. Not only is Dr. Bentham able to offer a wide variety of dental procedures, which he performs with great skill and efficiency, he and his staff regularly train to keep current on the latest dental innovations. The office is meticulously organized and sterilized. It was no surprise to us that during the COVID-19 crisis, he surpassed all safety precautions and purchased extra equipment to keep his staff and patients feeling reassured and safe. His staff is outstanding in their professionalism, courtesy and friendliness.

Donna RobertsPatients for 30 years

General Dentistry

We provide quality dental care for your entire family! Call our office today to schedule an appointment and learn more about our services.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Dr. Bentham is dedicated to helping you achieve the beautiful smile you have always wanted. Ask about cosmetic dentistry today!

Restorative Dentistry

Regain a healthy smile with restorative dentistry right here in Penticton! Dr. Bentham has over 50 years experience crafting beautiful smiles.

A dentist who connects with you

Dr. Bentham is a gentle, caring dentist who uses only the most advanced materials and procedures. He practices comfortable, health-centered dentistry with a strong emphasis on getting to know each patient. In addition to his technical proficiency, Dr. Bentham listens to your concerns and will explain beforehand what treatment is best for your individual needs.

“I’ve continued as his patient for my whole life, always appreciating Dr. Bentham’s professionalism, and his drive to obtain perfect results.”

Mike French

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