About Gail L. Nakata D.M.D.
Gail is a Portland native and a graduate of OHSU School of Dentistry. She is a Fellow of The Academy of General Dentistry, an honor bestowed upon dentists after completing 500 hours of continuing education in stated categories and passage of a comprehensive written exam. She taught for 7 years in the restorative department at OHSU and was the first hygienist in Oregon to become a dentist. She continues her education with many hours of participation study groups including cosmetics, surgery, periodontal surgery, prosthodontics, oral medicine, implants, and one day crowns (cerec).