Following in his grandfather’s footsteps, Dr. MacLellan pursued a career in dentistry. His attention to detail, work ethic, and affinity for people contribute to his abilities as a general dentist. He enjoys the many aspects of private practice, including restorative, cosmetic, and implant dentistry, as well as the daily interaction with his patients. Dr. MacLellan places great emphasis on informing his patients of the treatment options available to them and ensuring their satisfaction with treatment rendered.
Dr. MacLellan completed an advanced Major in Biology at St. Francis Xavier University in 1999, followed by his Doctor of Dental Surgery at Dalhousie University in 2003. Upon graduation, he practiced in St. John’s, Newfoundland for two years, and joined Spring Garden Dentistry in 2005. He is a past member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Dental Association, and currently a member of the Nova Scotia Dental Association, Canadian Dental Association, Halifax County Dental Society, and Atlantic Implant Study Club.
Dr. MacLellan was born in Antigonish, Nova Scotia and relocated to Sydney River, Nova Scotia where he spent his junior high and high school years. Now living in Halifax, his interests outside of dentistry include hockey, golf, hiking, biking, camping, travelling, and music.