When it comes to orthodontics you want straight teeth! That is a given. But don't you also want an exceptional experience? Walk through the doors of Gulland Orthodontics and you will find a kind, caring, compassionate group of people that will care for you as they would their own family. To us, you are a person, not just another set of teeth. Our staff is highly trained to give you the very best!
Dr. G creates beautiful smiles for residents of Mercer, Lawrence and Trumbull counties . His offices in Hermitage and Greenville, Pennsylvania have been fixtures in the community for over 25 years. We utilize braces and Invisalign to create the smile of your dreams.
Our staff, with over 100 years of combined orthodontic experience, pampers you with the service and skills you deserve. Our two offices provide convenient and flexible scheduling. Be assured that regardless of the office you visit, you will be treated by the same GREAT Doctor and Staff.
Call today for your FREE exam and to see what we can offer you! You won't be disappointed!
A farm boy at heart, Dr. Gulland grew up outside of Titusville on the family farm, the oldest of three boys. Aside from raising crops and hay, he raised beef and milk cows, pigs and chickens. He was very active in 4-H and if you are lucky you will hear about his prize-winning Holstein cow - "Westbridge Star Marvix Judy"! Today he resides in Hermitage, PA and while the farm animals are gone he still enjoys gardening and caring for his berry bushes and heirloom fruit trees.
After graduating from Maplewood High School, Dr. G attended Penn State University, earning a B.S. degree in Biology. Always wanting to work in healthcare, he decided to pursue a career in Dentistry and so he enrolled in the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine. He graduate 3rd in his class which allowed him to gain entrance to the very competitive Medical College of Virginia where he completed his Orthodontic Residency.
Dr. Gulland considers Orthodontics to be the "fun" specialty of dentistry - and he makes it fun. You can often hear him laughing out loud in the office - especially when teasing the staff.
"Gulland Orthodontics" has been a fixture in the Shenango Valley since 1990 with offices in both Hermitage and Greenville. Many of our local dentists and physicians trust Dr. G for their family's orthodontic care. Dr. G often says one of the best things he does it to surround himself with good staff. He is very proud of the team he has assembled, not only because of their skill, but also because of the kindness and caring they bring to his practice.
He regularly attends educational seminars and training programs taught by some of the most respected names in the profession and maintains numerous active memberships, including the American Association of Orthodontists.
Dr. Gulland and his wife, Debbie, reside in Hermitage and he has 2 grown stepchildren. He is an American history addict and an avid collector or early antiques. Aside from gardening, he enjoys woodworking.
Lynda is the Office Coordinator and has been at Gulland Orthodontics since 1999 after 14 years as a medical technologist and office manager in the medical field. She has a special place in her heart for stray animals, especially cats and has worked with a couple area organizations to spay/neuter stray cats in her neighborhood. Lynda and her husband have one adult son. She enjoys spending time with her family and taking care of her four cats, three of which are rescues.
Kim started out as one of our patients! The day her braces came off she had her first interview. She actually started with our team as an orthodontic assistant in 2012. Her 22 years experience in the administrative and customer service field made her the perfect candidate when our Scheduling Coordinator position opened. Today she is the smiling face you see when you enter the office. Kim enjoys spending time with her two children, cooking and being outside in the sunshine!
Nawny joined the Gulland Orthodontic family as a Financial Coordinator in 2017 after years of customer service work. Nawny and her husband have two children. Her family are avid bowler and have won several tournaments. An animal lover, Nawny has two dogs and two cats.
Lavina first came to us in 2000 seeking orthodontic treatment. She liked Dr. Gulland so much she applied for a position in the office. She has performed a variety duties including chairside assistant, lab tech, scheduling coordinator and her current position as a Treatment Coordinator.
Wendy G has been a fixture at Dr. G's office since 1992. She lends a wealth of experience and knowledge to our team. In her current role of Treatment Coordinator she guides patients from their initial exam to the day they get braces. Wendy has also been a competitive gymnastic coach for over 25 years! She and her husband have one adult daughter. An interesting fact about their dog, Josie, is that his brother is owned by our Eileen!
Heather joined our team in 2017 as an orthodontic assistant after working in a pediatrician's office. She holds two degrees - physics and mechanical engineering. She and her husband have two daughters and a son who keep them busy with numerous activities From helping stray animals, plays, singing, soccer, volleyball, basketball, track, swimming and academic games their kids do it all. In what spare time she can find, she enjoys hiking and spending time with family and friends.
Katey joined the Gulland Orthodontic team in 2018! Prior to our office, she worked as a shift leader for a nationwide pharmacy. Katey enjoys reading, singing and cooking. She enjoys spending time with family and friends and loves dogs and the beach!
Wendy has been with our team since 2014 as an orthodontic assistant. We count on her to start everyday with a smile! Wendy and her husband have three wonderful children. They love the outdoors and spending time together. In her down time she enjoys cuddling up with a good book.
Sarah has been an orthodontic assistant on our team since 2013. Sarah is very passionate about rescue animals and has been on the board of a local animal organization. She loves spending time with her husband, two adorable boys and their two dogs. She enjoys outdoor activities such as kayaking, four wheeling, camping and fishing.
Kim joined Dr. G's team as an orthodontic assistant in 2011 from the service industry. Kim is our resident trivia expert and can tell you everything you never thought you wanted to know. In her spare time, Kim enjoys camping and spending time with her adorable son, Spencer.
Elsie, or LC, joined Gulland Orthodontics in 2017 from a manufacturing background. She has two boys and in her spare time enjoys outdoor activities.
Eileen has been an orthodontic assistant for Dr. G since 2000 after working many years in the retail field. Eileen is an accomplished seamstress and crafter and most are surprised to learn she is a "memaw" to numerous grandchildren. Eileen and her husband enjoy spending time with family, especially camping. An interesting fact about Eleen's dog, Camo, is that his brother, Josie, is owned by another Gulland team member, Wendy G.