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Trusted and Experienced Denturist in Nanaimo

Darren Hoffman

Darren Hoffman, R.D. graduated in 1997 from the Vancouver Community College Denturist Program where he received the BC Denturist Association, George Connelly Award in recognition of outstanding achievement. Darren subsequently gained valuable clinic experience working for denturists in Greater Vancouver and on Vancouver Island before opening his own clinic in Nanaimo.

Darren is recognized by local dentists and happy patients for his honesty, attention to detail and high standard of work to help his patients look and feel their best. With over 20 years’ experience, he never compromises integrity or quality and takes his time with each patient to produce a customized piece of art. Darren will work around the clock to ensure a patient’s needs are met and spend countless hours perfecting their smile. What sets Darren’s work apart is the artistic ability to create a natural, functioning and beautiful smile. Ensuring each tooth is hand set and individually carved to create teeth that look natural. Many patients have commented that they look so real.

Darren continues to seek opportunities to further his education and improve the quality of his work through continuing education courses and regular case consultation with other dental professionals. He has been involved with a number of charities including The BC Children's Hospital, The BC SPCA, Kindness in Action, and Secret Santa.

Whether you need complete dentures or relines, visit Harbour City Denture Clinic for assured services.

Nonprofit Work

In January 2013 Darren traveled to Ecuador with a group of Canadian Dental Professionals through Kindness in Action, a nonprofit society which provides dental care to individuals in underdeveloped countries who do not have access to affordable dental treatment.

"The opportunity was amazing, very humbling, and I enjoyed working with the beautiful people of Ecuador. The experience was wonderful and emotional and working with all ages to provide new dentures and restore smiles."

As the group set-up in very primitive and rustic environments, they were able to create an efficient flow maintaining hygiene and different stations providing triage, surgical procedures, extractions, cleaning and taking impressions for dentures. There were many wonderful opportunities to interact with community members.

Non-profit work

Set Up a Consultation

Trust our denturist in Nanaimo for all your denture requirements. Our denturist works with you closely and offers suitable solutions.

Feel free to give us a call to set up a consultation with Darren Hoffman, R.D. in person.


The Master of his craft. He's magically gifted me with a new look, a new smile & a new life!!! Forever grateful.
- P. H.


Hardly Notice Them
My new dentures are wonderful. They are just like a second skin. It is almost like they are not there. I have no issues - and I am very, very happy!
- Dawn


So Comfortable
Darren, my new teeth fit like an old pair of slippers - they are excellent. They are so comfortable to wear, I don't even notice they are there. They are just stellar. Thank you.
- Doris


Kind Service
Thank you so much for your kind help in repairing my dentures! We are so happy with the results...Thank you again!
- Valerie


A Fab Fit
Bloody Marvelous! The fit is fabulous. Thank you!
- Elizabeth


No Sore Spots
Darren just a follow-up on my new denture. Couldn't be happier. Well done. Just love those teeth! Not one sore spot.
- Gary


My teeth are 100% perfect! Thanks for giving me back my smile. I just wanted to let you know how much your professionalism is appreciated. Thanks for the extra care and the awesome new teeth!!
- Jeff


Darren the flipper feels great, looks great. Excellent Service! I appreciate everything Darren.
- Richard


All in the Details
 I am so happy with your attention to detail. They feel Great! Thanks Darren.
- Pat


Expert Work
Thank you for all your patience and expert work. I am pleased and very comfortable with my new smile. Thank you Darren.
- Cathy


Top of the Line
Many, many thanks for giving me back my smile! You really do produce the Cadillac of dentures. I have received so many compliments!
- Lee

Natural Looking Teeth

At our on-site lab, we can recreate the most naturally looking teeth constructed from the best materials.

A New You

Quick Repairs

If your denture is cracked or not feeling comfortable, our registered denturist can typically resolve the issue in less than a day.

How We Help

Preserve Your Oral Health

Dentures over implants help maintain your appearance and jaw structure and help prevent accidental slippage.

Find Out More

Harbour City Denture Clinic

620 Wentworth Street

Nanaimo, BC V9R 3E5


Monday - Thursday: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
Friday: 8:00 AM to 1:30 PM
Weekends: Closed

Service Area

We assist patients from a variety of communities:

  • Nanaimo
  • Courtenay/Comox
  • Ladysmith
  • Parksville
  • Qualicum Beach
  • Port Alberni
  • Duncan
  • Chemainus

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