Personal Profile


Dr. Aura Hidalgo was born in El Salvador. She moved to Mexico City where she as awarded her Doctor of Dental Surgeon degree. She later moved to London, Ontario, Canada to join the faculty of Dentistry at University of Western Ontario as an Assistant Professor in Periodontal, Orthodontic and Pediatric clinics. Dr. Hidalgo moved to Halifax, Nova Scotia where she completed the Qualifying Program in Dentistry from Dalhousie University. Dr. Hidalgo is a member of various professional organizations that include the Ontario Dental Association and the Royal College of Dental Surgeons.

Dr. Hidalgo started to practice dentistry in London in 2002. In 2005, she decided to open her own practice, Smiles on Southdale where she provides high quality restorative dental care to her patients. 

In her free time, Dr. Hidalgo enjoys ballroom dancing, swimming, hiking, running, reading, travelling and exploring, and learning new languages.