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17 years experience

Location

Dr. Tupman Family Dentistry - Niagara Falls
6271 Thorold Stone Road
Niagara Falls, Ontario
Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Tue 9:00 am - 8:00 pm  
Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm  
Thu 8:00 am - 7:00 pm  
Fri 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  
Dr. Tupman Family Dentistry - Hamilton
279A Queenston Road
Hamilton, Ontario
Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm  
Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm  
Thu 8:00 am - 6:00 pm  
Fri 8:00 am - 2:00 pm  
Sat 8:00 am - 1:00 pm  

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About

Dr. Tupman is a native of the Niagara Region, having been raised in Niagara-on-the-Lake. He has always been heavily involved in a variety of sports, including Triple A hockey with the Niagara Falls Minor Thunder Association. Lowell completed high school in the Niagara region then attended Brock University and graduated on the Deans honours list with a Bachelor of Science degree after three years. Immediately following he was accepted for study at the University of Toronto Dental School. Dr. Tupman graduated from Dental School with the Joseph Harker Johnson award for excellence in Oral Surgery and Anaesthesia, and certification in Nitrous Oxide sedation. Captain Tupman then served four years as a dentist with the Canadian Armed Forces, based in Petawawa, Ontario. During his time in the military he provided comprehensive dental care to the men and women of the armed forces during the day, and in the evenings worked in private practice two nights a week providing care for the general non-military population. Upon completion of his military duty in June of 2009, Dr. Tupman returned to the Niagara region where he, his wife Joy and their daughter Leela happily reside, and plan to stay. Dr. Tupman is trained in all aspects of general dentistry including cosmetics, crown and bridge, dentures, root canals and tooth removal. Beyond which he is also trained in surgical dental implant placement, bone grafting and periodontal regenerative procedures and impacted wisdom tooth removal, allowing him to provide a very broad spectrum of treatment for his patients. Dr. Tupman has a keen interest in Dentistry, and maintains membership in the Ontario Dental Association (ODA), the Niagara Peninsula Dental Association (NPDA), and the Hamilton Dental Academy (HAD). He very actively pursues continuing education for his own enjoyment, and for the benefit of his patients. He has given lectures on radiation safety, and vital pulp therapy, and has attended a wide range of lectures covering issues such as ethics, temporo-mandibular (jaw) disorders, management of soft tissue wounds, and comprehensive treatment planning.

Why should patients choose you as their provider instead of others in the area?

Dr Tupman Family Dentistry is dedicated to providing gentle, accessible, high quality, comprehensive care to patients of all ages in Hamilton, Niagara, and the surrounding region.

What are the top 3 treatments that you focus on?

As a general dentist, I have the opportunity to identify and treat all sorts of conditions affecting the teeth and mouth. In particular I enjoy placing dental implants, providing beautiful cosmetic work to optimize a patients smile and restore confidence, and I enjoy performing root canals and surgeries to help patients feel comfortable again.

What are you proud of in your practice?

We are incredibly proud of our ability to provide a very wide range of dental services including dental implants, root canals, gum surgeries, tooth removal, bone grafting and beautiful cosmetic work. My team is incredibly focused on ensuring patient satisfaction through open communication and a strong appreciation of patient concerns and desires. My clinic is intent on providing timely, appropriate, minimally invasive care in a relaxed, hassle free , and comfortable office. We encourage our patients to contact us for a same-day appointment whenever needed.

Which cases do you enjoy treating? Why?

I enjoy providing quality comprehensive care for my patients. I get great satisfaction helping my patients receive the care they need in a relaxed and comfortable manner, with results they want to smile about.

Frequently asked questions

Where is Dr Lowell Tupman's office located?

Dr Lowell Tupman's office is in Niagara Falls, ON.

What services does Dr Lowell Tupman offer?

Dr Lowell Tupman offers Bonding, Braces / Invisalign, Bridges / Dentures and more. Learn more about Dr Lowell Tupman's services on Opencare or book your appointment today.

Education & Certifications

Education
Education
BSc, DDS
University of Toronto
Certification
Certification
RCDSO
Jun 8, 2005

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  • Reviewed on May 1st, 2021  •  Verified patient
    Had a great experience at Dr Tupman's office. The front desk staff was very kind and informative, as was the hygienist I saw (can't remember names). She walked me through everything she was doing which helped ease my mind, as it'd been a good number of years since my last dentist visit. Dr. Tupman performed an exam after my cleaning, he was quick but thorough.
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  • Reviewed on October 9th, 2020  •  Verified patient
    Had a great time, the staff were all friendly and encouraging, made you feel right at home from the start of the appointment right until the end. Booking follow up appointments was also a breeze.
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  • Reviewed on July 29th, 2020  •  Verified patient
    After my first appointment I felt extremely confident that I chose the right dentist. I was less anxious than I usually am which is a huge plus. Everyone is super kind, friendly and informative! Amazing experience overall!
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  • Reviewed on November 9th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    My first visit to the dentist in two years went well. The office slotted me in on short notice, which was fantastic, and the appointment went smoothly. Everyone is efficient and very friendly. The fact that they use texting for communication and back it up with email and phone calls makes the process of dealing with the office so much easier. Highly recommended.
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  • Reviewed on October 24th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    I saw Dr Durkot at this office. I would highly recommend her for a quick, painless experience. She made me feel me very comfortable and was done in no time. I liked the fact that she let me know step by step what she was doing, and what was coming up next.
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  • Reviewed on October 17th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    They are very detailed and very expensive. They did a bunch of x-rays and didn't even clean my teeth. Taking the pictures took a whole hour. Spent the better half of my appointment taking my blood pressure. It was frustrating because i basically PAID $60 just to take pictures of my teeth
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  • Reviewed on October 17th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    The calming the signing bonus gift is difficult and Opencare went from texting and emailing super frequently to remind me of my appointment to dead quiet, Crickets Chirping, I was ghosted by Opencare. I think Opencare could do better with their follow up :-) That is my challenge to ya'll
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  • Reviewed on October 3rd, 2019  •  Verified patient
    I had a good appointment at Dr. Tupman Dentistry. I made the appointment for a night guard replacement, and Dr. Tupman thoroughly explained to me the process of getting a night guard with their office and made sure that it was what I wanted. I will make Dr. Tupman my regular dentist from now on.
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  • Reviewed on September 26th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    It was a very straightforward appointment, the hygienist was very nice and thorough and explained everything before proceeding which I appreciate. They booked me in for my filling within a few weeks which was great.
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  • Reviewed on September 4th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    I’m am very anxious and was very pleased with my experience there. My hygienist Christine made me very relaxed and Dr Durkot was very thorough. I already have a follow up appointment made.
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  • Reviewed on August 15th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    The first appointment I've had went well. Their office was great and the receptionist was very pleasant and friendly. I liked how thorough they were with their initial assessment.
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  • Reviewed on August 14th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    First visit was amazing. They have high tech equipment and I got to see pictures of my teeth for the first time. The staff are very polite and professional. Very happy to have made the switch from my previous (horrible) dentist :)
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  • Reviewed on August 13th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    They explained everything that was being done and they understood that I haven't been to the dentist in quite a while. We set up a plan and I am eager to return.
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  • Reviewed on August 10th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    Amazing work. I stayed with my previous practice for nearly 20 years before making the switch. I wish I would have switched years ago. I will continue to refer others :)
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  • Reviewed on July 10th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    Dr. Tupman ensures I was both comfortable and competent in what was being done and what needed to be done in the future. He was very clear and an excellent help!!
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  • Reviewed on January 3rd, 2019  •  Verified patient
    I was very happy starting from the initial message to finding a Dentist close by to the quick response for an appointment ! The staff have been very friendly and helpful. Thank-you !
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  • Reviewed on December 6th, 2018  •  Verified patient
    I found this place to be very welcoming. They took me on an urgent basis without delay and they were very accommodating. I do get nervous going to the dentist but they were very friendly and eased my mind. I will be switching dentists now!
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  • Reviewed on October 22nd, 2018  •  Verified patient
    He definitely knows what he is doing and makes you feel very comfortable! His staff is full of sweet happy down to earth people. Dr.Tupman also walks you through the process and answers any questions needed for it being my first time im actually looking forward to going back!
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  • Very professional, thorough, and informative.
    Reviewed on June 4th, 2018  •  Verified patient
    Registered as a new patient. Had X-rays and HD images of my teeth. Complete cleaning work done. Dentist went over the pictures if each tooth with me to describe condition and what need to be addressed in future visits. Very informative. I was taken care of with kindness, honesty and professionalism. If was made to feel as comfortable as possible. None of the procedure was rushed. I made future appointments.
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  • Very welcoming, friendly, gentle and everyone made sure I was comfortable the entire appt.
    Reviewed on December 5th, 2017  •  Verified patient
    I have a small mouth, and TMJ issues in my jaw. Through each appointment, they made sure I wasn't in any pain and did everything possible to ensure I was as comfortable as I could have been. Everything I needed was explained in great detail, and the everyone was very friendly. I would definitely recommend this dentist to anyone.
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  • Reviewed on April 7th, 2022  •  Verified patient
    Very satisfied! I’m glad that I was able to find this dental office. The desk staff, the hygienist and the dentist were all amazing.
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  • Reviewed on January 7th, 2021  •  Verified patient
    It was great experience. All team member are very nice. Thanks
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  • Reviewed on November 24th, 2020  •  Verified patient
    Just had a cleaning and check up done. Very friendly staff and worked well with my anxiety and gag reflex.
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  • Reviewed on October 22nd, 2020  •  Verified patient
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  • Reviewed on September 27th, 2020  •  Verified patient
    Staff were friendly
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  • Reviewed on September 22nd, 2020  •  Verified patient
    The experience was top notch all the way. I felt welcomed by the front desk ladies, everything was covid prepared. I will be returning and recommend this office.
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  • Reviewed on July 19th, 2020  •  Verified patient
    very accommodating for last minutes cleaning appointment
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  • Reviewed on November 17th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    The whole process was smooth as silk. I’m a super anxious patient and the y put me at ease right away. They talk to you, not at you.
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  • Reviewed on November 14th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    Jackie was my Hygienist. She was great. Had a good personality and is funny. Dr. Durkot is nice and thorough too.
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  • Reviewed on November 11th, 2019  •  Verified patient
    I loved the office it was very clean and the staff were very helpful I will definitely be going back
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