About us

Your orthodontists


Dr. Eric Fortier received his doctorat of dental medicine (D.M.D.) from the Université de Montréal in 1993. As a general dentist, he practised dentistry in Hull for four years, before undertaking his post-graduate specialty training at the University of Western Ontario(1997-2000).

Upon receiving his Masters in Clinical Dentistry (M.Cl.D. Orthodontics) in 2000, Dr. Fortier has practised in Gatineau as a certified specialist in Orthodontics and Dento-Facial Orthopedics ever since.



Dr. Carine Bourassa received her Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD) from Université Laval in 2010. She pursued post-graduate studies at the Montreal Children’s Hospital, earning a general practice residency diploma from McGill University in 2011. She remained at the hospital providing general dentistry and acting as a clinical instructor for resident dentists.

Dr. Bourassa completed her orthodontic specialty training at Western University. Upon receiving her Masters of Clinical Dentistry (MClD Orthodontics) in 2015, she joined Dr. Fortier’s practice as a certified specialist in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics. She was received as a Fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada [FRCD(C)] that same year.