Keith Da Silva

Full Name:
Keith Da Silva
Registration Number:
Current Status:
  • Paediatric Dentist

Concerns, Conditions and/or Professional Misconduct

Academic Information


Specialty Training

Columbia University, United States

Dental Degree

Columbia University, United States

This may not be a complete record of the member's academic information or continuing education.

Certificate(s) of Registration


Current Certificate(s) of Registration and Date(s) of Issuance

Specialty - Paediatric Dentist

Previous Certificate(s) of Registration


Initial Date of Registration

Complaints & Reports Outcomes


Case File: 170456

Decision Date:
July 17, 2019


Current Status:
As a result of a complaint, the Inquiries, Complaints and Reports Committee decided to caution Dr. Keith Da Silva as follows:

• Dr. Da Silva must understand the need to take radiographs at more regular intervals, particularly in respect of teeth that are more prone to developing caries at a faster rate, such as with hypoplastic teeth.

• Dr. Da Silva must carefully review radiographs for the presence of caries and to follow up on and document areas that appear suspicious for caries.

• Dr. Da Silva must document all patient visits to the office in the patient’s chart.

• Dr. Da Silva must ensure accurate and complete documentation of patient appointments, including the taking of radiographs, radiographic findings and the performance of a recall examination with corresponding findings.

Specified Continuing Education or Remedial Program

Current Status:
Required Practice Monitoring - Office Visits
Practice to be monitored for 24 months following completion of courses in Radiographs and Recordkeeping.
Current Status:
Required Course
Radiographs, including when to take them and how to interpret them, especially in respect of hypoplastic teeth.
Current Status:
Required Course
RCDSO's course in Recordkeeping.

Discipline Results


Case File: H170020

Date of Decision:


  • Charged excessive or unreasonable fees
  • Disgraceful, dishonourable, unprofessional or unethical conduct
  • Submitted a false or misleading account or charge


  • $5000 to be paid to College
  • Imposed Course/Training - Professional/Problem-Based Ethics
  • Imposed Course/Training - Recordkeeping
  • Imposed Practice Monitoring (office visits) - for 24 months following completion of recordkeeping course
  • Reprimand
  • Suspension 4 months - effective Jul 21, 2018 to Nov 20, 2018
Reasons for Decision
Decision Summary

This information was obtained from the register of the Royal College of Dental Surgeons of Ontario (