Lisa Gitelson, DMD, PCDr. Lisa M. Gitelson was born in Portland, Oregon, and owned a private dental practice in the Salem area for 10 years. Dr. Gitelson attended Portland State University for her undergraduate studies and graduated with her DMD degree with honors from Oregon Health & Sciences University in 1999. She has participated in numerous continuing education courses in restorative dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, sleep apnea, and the surgical placement and restoration of dental implants. She is also a member of the American Dental Association, the Oregon Dental Association, the Multnomah Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. Gitelson has two daughters and enjoys running, yoga, and reading in her spare time.
David L. Wilson, DMD, FAGD, MaCSDDr. David Wilson earned his B.S. degree in 1994 from the University of Oregon. He then earned his D.M.D degree in 1998 from Oregon Health & Sciences University with high honors.
Dr. Wilson then spent two years in Chicago, Illinois attending a General Practice Residency at Illinois Masonic Medical Center. Dr. Wilson focused his hospital-based residency in dental prosthodontics and general anesthesia. Based on this training, Dr. Wilson enjoys restorative dentistry with a focus on crowns, bridges and implant-supported restorations. He also maintains a general anesthesia license and is one of the few general dentists in the State of Oregon qualified to treat patients in the dental setting with the aid of all forms of sedation and anesthesia.
Upon returning to Portland, Dr. Wilson worked as an associate dentist in Lake Oswego and Troutdale prior to his permanent location in Tigard. Dr. Wilson worked as an associate dentist in our current location with Dr. James Cain for two years prior to purchasing Dr. Cain's dental practice in 2005. Dr. Wilson hired Dr. Lisa Gitelson as an associate dentist in 2008. In 2012 Dr. Wilson switched roles with Dr. Gitelson, and is now happy to work as her associate. This has allowed Dr. Wilson more time to spend with his family while continuing to provide excellent care to our patients.
Dr. Wilson was awarded a Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry in 2004 and a Mastership in the College of Sedation Dentistry in 2009. He has served on the Oregon Academy of General Dentistry board of directors. He is a past president of the Multnomah Dental Society, and a member of the Oregon Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.
Dr. Wilson currently serves as a governing board member of Albertina Kerr, a local non-profit organization focused on the well-being of children and adults with behavioral and developmental challenges.