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Lifetime of Smiles

Gilmore Orthodontics Is Committed to High-Quality Care in a Professional and Welcoming Environment

mp_gilmore2Dr. David S. Gilmore and his staff at Gilmore Orthodontics know their patients and their community. Dr. Gilmore and his wife raised their two children locally, and his practice sponsors local schools and sports teams. “Many of my patients live in the same area that I do, so I know and understand the importance of the culture of community in my practice,” Dr. Gilmore said. Staying involved and getting to know patients helps Dr. Gilmore provide the highest quality care.

Personalized care and exceptional customer service are top priorities at Gilmore Orthodontics. “I treat all patients and their families as I would want my own family members to be treated,” Dr. Gilmore affirmed. Patients are personally greeted by staff members when they enter the office. Dr. Gilmore allots enough time for each appointment so that he can give the patient a full rundown of the treatment plan, answer questions, and even chat about the patient’s latest vacation or sporting event. He also personally calls to check on patients between appointments. “Dr. Gilmore’s personality and caring nature is what patients routinely notice and comment on,” said Cecilia Keane, Treatment Coordinator.


“My two kids have had an amazing experience at Gilmore Orthodontics. Great doctor, great staff. I recommend my friends come here. Thumbs up!” – Liora G.

“Fantastic every step of the way. The most important thing for us was the trust we felt with Dr. Gilmore and his entire team. We got exactly what our children needed. You guys rock!” – Marina B.

“The service provided is absolutely amazing. This has been one of the best decisions I have ever made by choosing this practice.” – Matthew

mp_gilmore3Beyond providing a comfortable patient experience, Dr. Gilmore is highly qualified in his field. After serving as a nuclear engineer in the U.S. Navy for 11 years, he decided to pursue his passion of dentistry. He attended the University of the Pacific, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree – graduating with high honors. He then completed a residency in orthodontics and earned a second master’s degree in dentistry. Dr. Gilmore served an additional 12 years as a dentist and orthodontist in the Navy before retiring in 2011.

As a as a Board-Certified specialist from the American Board of Orthodontics, Dr. Gilmore is a member of an elite Invisalign Master Pilot Group. His practice offers full, comprehensive orthodontics as well as early Phase I treatment using the most advanced traditional braces as well as clear aligners for children and adults alike.

Overall, Dr. Gilmore is committed to providing high-quality care in a welcoming, state-of-the-art facility. “Our goal is simply to make our patients smile,” he said.



Name of Business: Gilmore Orthodontics
Owner: Dr. David S. Gilmore
Years in Position: 18
Year of Establishment: 2011
Address: 9870 Hibert St. Suite D9, San Diego, CA 92131
Phone: 858-433-7377
Description of Business: Gilmore Orthodontics is a practice limited to the specialty of orthodontics for patients of all ages. Dr. Gilmore offers the most advanced orthodontic technologies, including Damon and Empower self-ligating braces (both traditional and clear), as well as Invisalign for teens and adults.