Staying Connected

In times of such uncertainty, it's important to seek comfort in what is familiar, stay connected to our loved ones and attempt to maintain some sense of normalcy in our lives. Many of us have been missing out on play dates, birthdays, dinner outings, gym workouts and much more. We will most likely be spending the upcoming Easter holiday in... read more »

COVID-19 Update at Gillespie Dental Associates

We are all currently living in a time of uncertainty. The current health pandemic is affecting each of us in one way or another.  Schools have closed as have many small businesses, including bars and restaurants nationwide. Travel restrictions have been enforced, sporting events cancelled and food aisles sparse. At Gillespie Dental Associates, the safety of both our patients and... read more »

Introducing… Our Marketing Team!

In this fast paced world of ever-changing technology, keeping up with the latest advances and trends can be overwhelming. Social media websites and applications are one example of a trend that is here to stay, and in business; we believe it is an essential marketing tool. Social networks such as Facebook, Instagram or Twitter not only raise awareness but they... read more »

Why Is Candy Bad For Your Teeth?

  Valentine’s Day is synonymous with that beautiful, red heart- shaped box full of luscious chocolates! In fact, February 14th wouldn’t quite be the same without indulging on some special, sweet treat! We all know the effects these sugary delights have on the waistline but why exactly are they “bad for our teeth” and what can we do about it?... read more »

Make Oral Health a New Year’s Resolution Priority!

It’s 2020! Another holiday season has passed and most of us are feeling it! We’ve over-indulged and many of us have taken a break from our exercise routines due to packed schedules and shorter, colder days! That’s okay. A new year inspires promise, change and another chance to start over. Many of us have committed to New Year’s resolutions. We... read more »

Give the Gift of Oral Health This Holiday

The holidays are rapidly approaching! Soon the stores will be riddled with panic-stricken shoppers trying to finalize their last minute shopping lists! And just when you think you’ve finished – you remember – “THE STOCKINGS!” Gillespie Dental Associates would like to help solve your dilemma and offer you some practical and healthy stocking stuffer options.   A new toothbrush is... read more »

X-Guide Aids in Innovative Precision for Implant Procedures

At Gillespie Dental Associates, staying one step ahead of the game on dental knowledge and technological advances remains paramount. Dental implants are no exception! Oftentimes, patients are referred to a specialist when seeking this treatment, however, Dr. Gillespie and Dr. Peterson are both experienced in placing dental implants here in our office! What are Dental Implants? Dental implants are placed... read more »

Breast Cancer Hits Home at Gillespie Dental Associates

Approximately 1 in 8 women in the U.S. alone will develop invasive breast cancer during the course of their lifetime with an estimated 268,600 new cases being diagnosed this year! Besides lung cancer; breast cancer takes more women’s lives than any other form of cancer! Needless to say, these statistics are unsettling. Breast cancer hits home at GDA. Not only... read more »

ON THE LOOKOUT FOR ORAL CANCER

Getting an oral cancer exam can save your life! The inside of the mouth is normally lined with a special type of skin (mucosa) that is smooth and coral pink in color. Any alteration in this appearance could be a warning sign for a pathological process. The most serious of these is oral cancer. The following can be signs at... read more »