Dr. Strauss, an Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeon, received his dental degree at the University of Toronto. He was awarded the James Branston Wilmot Scholarship, the Oral B Scholarship, and the Alpha Omega Proficiency Award. He was also a Medical Research Council student. He completed a general dental internship at Mount Sinai Hospital and completed his Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Residency at Michael Reese Hospital in Chicago. Dr. Strauss is a fellow of the Royal College of Dentists of Canada in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dentists. Dr. Strauss is past president of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Honors Dental Society and the H M Worth Radiology study club. Dr. Strauss has taught at the University of Toronto in the areas of Oral Medicine, General Pathology, Prosthetic Dentistry, and is currently on Staff in the Graduate Periodontic Department. Dr. Strauss is affiliated with Mount Sinai Hospital and Baycrest Hospital.
His interests are skiing, cycling, scuba diving, tennis, sailing, guitar and travel.