Pioneer Dental


Expanded Footprint in Alberta Offers Increased Synergies within Smile Innovation’s Lab Network

Vancouver, BC, April 26, 2022 — Smile Innovations Group is pleased to announce the acquisition of Pioneer Dental Laboratories Ltd. “Pioneer” to its growing lab network. Based in Edmonton, Pioneer is one of the leading dental laboratories in the region. Their clientele is represented across the region and the Pioneer name is well known for its expertise in a variety of dental prosthesis.

For Smile Innovations, the deal represents increased market penetration and enhanced synergies within their growing dental lab network. Smile Innovations’ CEO Donald Park is enthusiastic about the latest acquisition and the anticipated growth it offers. “Pioneer is highly regarded in the region and with over three decades of success behind them, has a rich track record in providing both quality service and products to the dental community. We are extremely excited about the increased collaboration our group of laboratories will enjoy, along with their complimentary product mix.”

Pioneer co-founder Rod McKinnon shares the same enthusiasm. “Smile has developed an impassioned team across Canada over the last several years, and with that, best in class service, systems, and processes under a technology driven approach. This is why we chose to partner, and I look forward to working with them to provide enhanced services to our clients.”

Smile Innovations Group is Canada’s leading dental lab network, focusing on dental laboratory acquisitions,consolidation and the development of dental products and services. Established in 2018, the management of Smile Innovations Group offers extensive experience and success in the operational management of large- scale businesses and continually seeks out additional opportunities to add to their growing portfolio of companies. It was co-founded by Manny Padda, Executive Chairman and Donald Park, CEO.



Donald Park | CEO
Manny Padda | Executive Chairman