Meet Dr. MacGillivray

Dr. MacGillivray will be happy to assist your Family Dentist in providing you with the best possible dental care.

Dr. MacGillivray

Raymond MacGillivray grew up in Victoria Mines Cape Breton, attending school in New Waterford and graduating from Breton Education Centre in 1980. He received a Bachelor of Science degree from St. Mary’s University in 1983 and a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Dalhousie University in 1987.

Dr. MacGillivray joined the Canadian Armed Forces in 1984 and served in the Dental Corp as a General Dentist from 1987-1991. He attended the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital from 1991-1995 receiving his Certificate in Oral Maxillofacial Surgery. He continued his career in the military at CFB Stadacona in Halifax until 2000 when Major MacGillivray took his release and entered private practice.

Dr. MacGillivray has maintained a private practice in Dartmouth since 2000. He is now returning home to live in Victoria Mines and continue the practice of Oral Maxillofacial Surgery at Riverside Dental in Sydney River. Oral Surgery services include routine extractions, surgical extractions, wisdom teeth removal, bone grafting of the jaws and sinuses to support implant treatment, implant surgery, exposure of impacted teeth to facilitate orthodontic treatment, soft tissue grafts, surgical endodontics and the treatment of oral pathology and infection. Intravenous sedation is available for all surgical services.

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