Leslie Griesdorf Born in Truly Metropolitan Global City of Toronto
Dr. Leslie Griesdorf was born, grew up in and established his professional life in the vigorous city of Toronto, the most highly populated city in Canada today. With 2,731,571 residents in 2016, Toronto became the fourth most highly populated city in North America, taking a back seat only to Mexico City, New York City and Los Angeles. Over 26% of the population of Canada live within the urban region of Toronto, over 9.2 million people. Regarded as a global city, Toronto today is both multicultural and cosmopolitan. Immigrants have long made a beeline for Toronto, resulting in its highly diverse population.
There is much for native son Dr. Leslie Griesdorf to take pride in, as Toronto is Canada’s prominent center of television broadcasting, motion picture production and theatre. Known for its museums, galleries, festivals and historic sites, Toronto is a magnet for young professionals seeking to live their career dreams.
Dr. Leslie Griesdorf’s alma mater, the Faculty of Dentistry of the University of Toronto, began as the School of Dentistry, affiliated with the University of Toronto in 1888 and established its credentials to offer the degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS). The School became a Faculty, or teaching facility of the University of Toronto in 1925.