About the Doctor


Dr.GeraldDr. Gerald Kersten has been providing outstanding orthodontic care for over 17 years. Prior to establishing his orthodontic practice, he practiced general dentistry for 8 years in Esquimalt .  Dr. Kersten was born in Edmonton and raised in Langford. He attended the University of Victoria for predental studies and earned his dental degree from the University of British Columbia. Dr Kersten achieved his Orthodontics Certificate and Masters degree from the University of Detroit.

Dr. Kersten maintains memberships in several prestigious organizations including the British Columbia Society of Orthodontists, Pacific Coast Society of Orthodontists, American Association of Orthodontists, Canadian Association of Orthodontists, and the Victoria and District Dental Societies.

He and his wife of 33 years, Lisa, have two children: Jane and Andrew. Dr. Kersten and Lisa are scuba diving instructors and enjoy underwater photography, golfing and boating.