Meet The Doctors

Bart Mapes, DDS

Dr. Bart received his BS in Chemistry from St. Norbert College and his DDS from Marquette University School of Dentistry. After practicing for a number of years with other dental offices, Dr. Bart joined Dr. Jason and the Finger Lakes Dental Care team in 2018. You’ll most likely find Bart and his excellent team of assistants focusing on restorative dentistry, including fillings, crowns, and root canals.

Dr. Bart and his wife love Rochester and the Finger Lakes area. They stay busy raising and chasing around three energetic boys and a baby girl. In his free time, you can find Bart fishing, golfing, coaching baseball and sampling local beers. An avid Packers fan, Bart is originally from Green Bay, Wisconsin. He loves talking about football!

Jason Tanoory, DMD, FAGD

Dr. Tanoory, or Jason as he prefers to be addressed by his patients and staff, moved to Canandaigua in 2001. After associateships in Philadelphia, PA, Rochester, NY and Penn Yan, NY, he opened Finger Lakes Dental Care in 2002.

Dr. Jason received his higher education at the University of Dayton, in Ohio. He then attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in Philadelphia. He earned an Advanced Education in General Dentistry degree at the Eastman Dental Center in Rochester, NY. Dr Jason has a passion for continuing education. The spectrum of this advanced education ranges from cosmetic dentistry, oral surgery, orthodontics, endodontics, and implant placement, to denture therapy and sedation dentistry. Dr. Jason has received a Fellowship from the Academy of General Dentistry. He also has a Fellowship from the International Congress of Oral Implantology.

Dr. Jason is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Academy of Family Dentistry, the Monroe Dental Society, the Sedation Dentistry Association Congress of Oral Implantology and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

Dr. Jason has given lectures and assistance to educate fellow dentists on various topics including practice management of clinical skills. He has had several articles published in local newspapers, dental magazines, periodicals and dental websites. In addition to helping and educating others in the field of dentistry, he is also active in the community, providing education on various dental topics at local businesses, retirement and senior homes, as well as presenting at primary schools throughout the Finger Lakes.

Dr. Jason is blessed with a wonderful wife, Kara, and five children; Anna, Olivia, Jack, CJ and Luke. Dr. Jason’s other passions are reading, serving the community, health and wellness, and his Faith.

Ali Ghorbani Gazar, DDS  

Dr. Ali Ghorbani Gazar received his DDS from the University of Toronto Faculty of Dentistry. He then moved to Rochester for post-doctoral training and completed a two-year general practice residency at the University of Rochester Medical Center where he gained extensive training in various aspects of general dentistry. To further his clinical and surgical skills, Dr. Ali completed a one-year internship in oral and maxillofacial surgery at the Jacobi Medical Center in New York City.

Dr. Ali is a member of the American Dental Association, New York State Dental Society, and Seventh District Dental Society. He is certified to provide dental treatments under intravenous and oral sedation. Dr. Ali’s goal is to provide a pleasant dental experience for his patients. As a proud member of Finger Lakes Dental Care (FLDC) he strives to fulfill FLDC’s vision, which is to change the way people feel about dentistry.

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Ali is an avid soccer fan and loves reading history books. Dr. Ali spends his free time with his lovely wife, Hengameh and his son, Ryan.