Welcome to Apolonia Dental

Kid friendly office

We pride ourselves on our comprehensive approach, offering services ranging from preventive and pediatric dentistry to cosmetic and restorative treatments, ensuring the whole family enjoys lifelong oral health. Our compassionate staff, led by skilled professionals, is dedicated to addressing your unique dental needs in a warm and inviting atmosphere. Additionally, we are proud to extend our services to our Russian-speaking patients, ensuring clear communication and personalized care for everyone who walks through our doors. Experience the Apolonia Dental difference today!

✓ Comprehensive Dental Care:

Offering a full range of services from preventive to restorative, ensuring a healthy smile for life.

✓ Patient-Centered Approach:

Our dedicated team focuses on personalized treatment plans, prioritizing your comfort and satisfaction.

✓ State-of-the-Art Technology:

We utilize the latest advancements in dental technology to deliver efficient and effective care.



Dr. Vladimir Gaydukov, DDS

Dr. Vladimir Gaydukov (or Dr. Vlad for short) is a highly respected, experienced and empathetic dentist at Apolonia Dental, with over 29 years of experience in Canada and abroad. He completed his dental education at Stavropol State Academy, Russia in 1994. He worked in the Krasnodar Region. After some time Dr. Gaydukov studied further and completed a program at Moscow’s University, receiving advanced training and specializing in oral surgery. After his move to Canada, Dr. Vlad obtained his Canadian certificate of General Dentistry.

Dr. Gaydukov continues to enhance his skills through ongoing professional development opportunities. His expertise includes, but is not limited to a wide range of dental procedures, from preventive and restorative treatments to orthodontist and cosmetic dentistry.

His gentle, patient-centric approach ensures that each individual receives personalized attention and feels at ease during their visit. Fluent in both English and Russian. Dr. Gaydukov takes pride in serving a diverse patient base and fostering strong, trusting relationships to promote lifelong health and comfort. During his leisure time, he enjoys sports, long bike rides with his wife Marina, gardening and travelling with family.

Dr. Marina Gaydukova, DDS

Dr. Marina Gaydukova is a highly skilled and experienced dentist, with a focus on endodontics and restorative dentistry. With a DDS from Stavropol State Academy and a PhD in endodontics from the Russian Federation. She has developed a reputation as a continuously evolving professional in the field of dental medicine. Currently, Dr. Gaydukova practices at a well-known Dental Office in the Greater Toronto Area, Apolonia Dental in Woodbridge.

Dr. Marina Guydukova is well-versed in restorations, endodontics, orthodontic treatment (braces and Invisalign), crowns, and bridges, as well as pediatric treatment. She is dedicated to providing her patients with the highest quality dental care, using the latest techniques and technologies, to ensure optimal results.

In addition to her clinical work, Dr. Gaydukova is committed to continuing her education and professional development, by attending field specific conferences, seminars and working towards further certifications.

Dr. Gaydukova is known for her warm, caring and sharp-witted approach to patient care. She is dedicated to helping her patients achieve optimal dental health and a beautiful smile. Her commitment to excellence and patient-centricity have earned her a loyal group of devoted patients. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Marina Guydukova enjoys participating in competitive and insightful trivia game events, travelling and gardening.

Larisa Tupizin (Лариса Тупицин)

( Dental Assistant )

Our Dental Assistant, Larisa has over 23 years of Dental Assisting experience in Canada. Outside of work, Larisa enjoys reading books, spending time with her family and taking care of her precious grandson.

Larissa Akramova (Лариса Акрамова)

( Registered Dental Hygienist )

Larissa Akramova is an invaluable member of the Apolonia team. Larissa approaches our patients with a unique treatment plant to fit their specific dental health goals and needs. She has international family medicine experience, along with 17 years of Dental Hygienist experience in Canada, and 9 years and counting of independent hygienist practice. Larissa enjoys playing the piano, spending time outdoors and loves gardening whenever she gets the chance to.

Elena Zatsepin (Елена Зацепин)

( Dental Office Manager and Receptionist )

Elena Zatsepin is our Dental Office Manager for Apolonia Dental in Woodbridge, Ontario. Additionally, she is a qualified treatment coordinator and receptionist with 17 years of dental office experience. Elena is very dedicated in assisting patients. She makes sure everything in our office runs smoothly. Elena is very passionate about living an active lifestyle, she plays tennis and enjoys spending time with family, friends and her lovely feline friend (Scottish Fold) Thomas.

What Our Clients Say

  • Great clinic with affordable prices, with service in Russian, Ukrainian and English 😉

    Tom Koch Avatar Tom Koch
    June 30, 2019

    Stop the presses! I've uncovered a hidden gem in the dental world, and its name is Apolonia Dental. Prepare for a dental experience like no other, complete with top-tier care,... read more

    R. T. Avatar R. T.
    May 30, 2023

    By far the best dental office my wife and I have been to. Have been going here for the past 9 years and the staff is very respectful and friendly.... read more

    Naseem Danayar Avatar Naseem Danayar
    September 30, 2022
  • Very caring and friendly staff. Dr.Vlad is very professional and does a great job with a variety of services. My whole family goes to this clinic and we have done... read more

    P D Avatar P D
    October 30, 2022

    I had a great experience with this place. The staff were nice, the office was clean, and the entire staff are very professional. I would recommend this to everyone i... read more

    Trabant 601 Avatar Trabant 601
    September 30, 2022

    Very kind and accommodating staff! Definitely recommend

    Matt L Avatar Matt L
    June 28, 2023
  • My family has been going to Dr. Vladimir Gaydukov for over 7 years. We have never experienced any issues with the dental care or booking process. Elena and Dr. Vlad... read more

    Igor Rabinovich Avatar Igor Rabinovich
    June 29, 2023

    I would highly recommend this dental office. They are amazing staff, service and ease of scheduling. They always do a good job I really recommend!!!

    Odelya Israilov Avatar Odelya Israilov
    June 23, 2023

    Amazing, quick and cheap, great advice good staff and overall amaing

    Alex A.K.P Avatar Alex A.K.P
    June 23, 2023
  • Fantastic Invisalign results in just 7 months. Thank you Dr. Marina and Dr. Vlad for your utmost attentive care!! I love my smile.

    Anton Ilin Avatar Anton Ilin
    October 30, 2022

    I recently had the pleasure of visiting Dr. Vlad's dentistry for an Invisalign treatment, and I cannot express how impressed I am with his expertise and the quality of care... read more

    Mary Zachepylenko Avatar Mary Zachepylenko
    June 16, 2023

    Dr Vlad is great! He is very skilled and efficient. Time moves quickly when I am in his chair which is a really good thing. His treatments... read more

    Roku Roku Music Avatar Roku Roku Music
    December 30, 2022
  • I have been Dr. Vlad's patient since 2017, and I am absolutely confident in the doctor's professionalism and work quality. I recently had the replacement of two crowns that I... read more

    Natalia Kochergina Avatar Natalia Kochergina
    June 23, 2023

    Had an excellent experience at Atlantis Dental in Woodbridge with Dr. Vlad . He is highly professional, caring, and knowledgeable .Greatly appreciate his excellent service, and would definitely recommend to... read more

    Michael Ovchinnikov Avatar Michael Ovchinnikov
    June 30, 2019

    Wonderful dental practice. Highly recommended!

    Alina Bagrova Avatar Alina Bagrova
    December 30, 2022
  • very professional, exerience and oustanding dentist Vlad Gaidukov. He makes you fill very comfortable. Thank you so much! Recomended for everybody!

    Inna Chkliarova Avatar Inna Chkliarova
    June 30, 2019

    My first experience in this clinic started when I had a problem with my front tooth - something wrong was happening, which caused some black spot there so I wasn’t... read more

    Elena Antipova Avatar Elena Antipova
    June 16, 2023

    Gad a great experience cleaning my teeth.

    Ambarish Sharma Avatar Ambarish Sharma
    June 28, 2023
  • I go very far out of my way to come to them because they are just so amazingly wonderful. I never feel like they are doing extra work for the... read more

    Mila B. Avatar Mila B.
    September 30, 2022

    The best dental office I have visited so far in past 3 years. Got to this place by recommendation, brought my entire family, and never felt sorry. Super professional and... read more

    Artur Shamsi Avatar Artur Shamsi
    December 30, 2022

    Made the switch to this dentist office after waiting months for my last dentist to book me in. The doctor here was able to get me in quickly within a... read more

    Michael P Avatar Michael P
    March 2, 2023
  • Vladimir is responsible person. The service was fast and qualitative. I am very glad.

    Elshan Babayev Avatar Elshan Babayev
    December 30, 2022

    I have had the good fortune of having Dr.Vlad as my dentist in Vaughan, Ontario for almost two years now. It is by far the best dental care I have... read more

    teresa bruce Avatar teresa bruce
    June 30, 2020

    Great service! Very professional and knowledgeable doctors! Nice personality too! amazing staff! Always on time! Highly recommed!

    Garry Kukuy Avatar Garry Kukuy
    January 30, 2023
  • Great clinic! They are the best in what they do We are with them for almost 4 years so far They take good care, make proper cleaning, fillings. Everything! Highly... read more

    Marina Bondarenko Avatar Marina Bondarenko
    November 30, 2022

    Excellent service. Receptionist/office manager is very friendly and clearly explaining everything. Hygienist is very careful to clean. Dr. Vlad is very professional. Highly recommended this office.

    Marina Usmanov Avatar Marina Usmanov
    October 30, 2022

    5 star is the best dentist in Toronto very happy with this clinic..

    sergocam Avatar sergocam
    June 30, 2022
  • I had an emergency with my wisdom tooth. Although, the dental clinic was already closed and the doctor, Vladimir, was on his way home, he returned to the office and... read more

    Irina Serpukhova Avatar Irina Serpukhova
    June 30, 2019

    Came in for a check up and cleaning. Left with a clean shiny smile.

    Vladimir Grey Avatar Vladimir Grey
    June 30, 2019

    I have had the good fortune of having Dr.Vlad as my dentist in Vaughan, Onta. It is by far the best dental care I have ever experienced. Dr.Vlad and his... read more

    Suleyman Usmanov Avatar Suleyman Usmanov
    November 30, 2022

Our Philosophy

At Apolonia Dental, our philosophy centers on delivering individualized, evidence-based dentistry that emphasizes prevention and long-term oral health. We cultivate a welcoming environment that fosters open communication and trust, while utilizing advanced technology and proven techniques to achieve optimal results. Our focus on patient education ensures well-informed decisions and lifelong dental well-being.

Why Choose Us

Personalized Care: We tailor dental treatments to each patient’s specific needs, ensuring the most effective and comfortable care possible.

Expertise: Our skilled and experienced team stays current with the latest advancements in dental techniques and technology.

Comprehensive Services: We offer a wide range of dental services, from preventive and restorative to cosmetic procedures, catering to all your oral health needs.

Family-Friendly: We create a welcoming and supportive environment for patients of all ages, making dental visits a positive experience.

Clear Communication: Our commitment to open dialogue and patient education helps you make well-informed decisions about your dental care.