What Sets Us Apart

The Key is Communication

Every patient contact point is treated with importance, whether it’s a reminder phone call or transition from reception area to the treatment room. The tone of our communication is consistently focused on answering the question: “How can I best serve your wants and needs right now?” 

At Gifford Family Dentistry, we are dedicated to:

  • Being friendly and welcoming
  • Adapting our approach as we care for all ages of patients
  • Doing beautiful cosmetic work
  • Providing state-of-the-art equipment
  • Treating people with respect and fairness
  • Helping anxious dental patients overcome anxiety in the dental chair
  • Having a sense of humor while remaining professional
  • Creating a relaxing atmosphere
  • Demonstrating genuine concern for our family of patients

Dr. Gifford is known for his community involvement:

  • He has served as the chairperson for the neighborhood's Annual Health & Wellness Fair (from inception in 2012 to present).
  • He sponsors a local newspaper feature article in the SW Community Connection called Wilson High School’s “Academic All-Stars” in which each month of the school year three students are highlighted for their dedication to excellence in and out of the classroom. 
  • He is an active participant in Wilson High School career day events.
  • With the first award slated for 2016, he established a $1000 annual merit scholarship that benefits a deserving Wilson High School graduate.

And our extensive patient amenities include:

  • A quality headset with a movie or music of the patient’s choice
  • Patient's dedicated monitor is fully adjustable for use while reclined
  • Patients are encouraged to check-in as needed during treatment
  • Isodry system is available for increased patient safety and comfort
  • Spacious operatory with extra chair for parent/spouse to use if desired
  • Warm blankets available for added comfort