“Survival is your strength, not your shame.” -Jaycee Dugard It’s Dr. Elona Gaball, again. My husband, Dr. Curtis Gaball, and I wanted to tell you about the Alabaster Jar Project: San Diego is the 8th largest US city with a trafficking problem, and resources for survivors are fairly scarce. So Susan Johnson, Nate Alcorn and Kyle Moss incorporated the Alabaster Jar Project with the mission to help every survivor they can. Their mission is to provide housing for women who have survived human trafficking and sexual exploitation. The project had its start as a ministry of The Church at Rancho
“Life’s most persistent and urgent question is, ‘What are you doing for others?” -MLK Jr This past week at the Inspire Smiles office, the team was grateful to be able to charitably treat multiple refugee girls in our office in coordination with the Department of Health and Human Services. Severe mouth infections and decay were treated, giving hope and improving the health for these beautiful young ones. Each of you are part of this contribution, because we could not have done this without you choosing us as your dental care home. Inspire Smiles uses proceeds from elective & aesthetic procedures
“Crying does not indicate that you are weak. Since birth, it has always been a sign that you are alive.” -Charlotte Brontë It’s your dentist, Dr. Elona Gaball. We are so excited to let you know about Alabaster Jar Project and Refuge For Women. As a committed member of the community, a wife, a mother of three daughters and a doctor, one of my core beliefs is serving others unconditionally. That’s why we love the two organizations I mentioned above. They are dedicated to supporting the 3000 yearly survivors of human trafficking in San Diego County. We’ve partnered with these
Is your mouth kissable? Consider that attraction occurs at both the conscious and subconscious levels. It is very well known to experts what features make female and male mouths attractive. Symmetry is shown to be more attractive. It is theorized that this is because asymmetry is associated with contagious disease, trauma, and developmental or genetic abnormalities making it unappealing for potential mates on a deeper evolutionary level. Teeth, lips and faces are often noticeably asymmetric. Lip volume is a secondary sexual characteristic. We deflate as we age, or maybe we never had the volume or shape of lips that we
“Deep Fakes” are in the news this week. A different kind of “deep fake” occurs all the time at Inspire Smiles: A restored smile so natural no one can tell any treatment was performed. It just looks and feels great. This is an example of the life-like veneers we place (before and after photos displayed above are of actual Inspire Smiles patient, unaltered except addition of logo). Schedule your FREE consultation to see what’s possible for your smile and your life. 10% of all elective services go to restoring the smiles of women rescued from human trafficking. By improving your
Want to be free of forehead wrinkles? Receive Botox at $6.50/unit for each unit above 25 units at $11/unit. This is an amazing deal when you consider that the typical price of Botox in this area ranges from $10-12/unit and the average person in San Diego gets 43/unit for a forehand treatment (and Allergan, the manufacturer, recommends over 60 units for full treatment)! This is a very good option for anyone who has been holding back on fully treating their lines due to cost. This opportunity is offered only for anyone who schedules an appointment today. Botox is a safe
March is Dr. Elona Gaball’s birth Month! In celebration we are offering you a free Invisalign assessment using the latest (very cool) technology: the iTero 5D. This is a digital scanner for the mouth. In minutes we can digitally capture and evaluate all aspects of your smile. Then we are able to show you a simulated result of treatment, and determine whether you qualify for “Invisalign Go,” a teeth straightening system which takes less time and is less of an investment than full Invisalign or orthodontic treatment. Come in and see what’s possible!
Good news and more good news: Flash Sale today only: Botox offered at $6.50/unit after you receive 30 units at normal price. Your eyes and forehead are the visual focus of your mask-covered face. Make them bright, brilliant, and beautiful! We can actually do something about our COVID related risk! People with periodontal disease were found to have a 900% increased risk of death from COVID-19! Having active periodontal disease significantly weakens our immune systems. The immune system is our body’s mechanism for self defense. Therefore, take a stand for your health and reserve your preventative appointment which includes periodontal
Because of you, in 2020 Inspire Smiles was able to contribute $39,835 in smile restorations to Human Trafficking survivors here in San Diego! The lives of 5 wonderful ladies were changed! These funds were raised from elective esthetic procedures, one of Dr. Elona’s areas of passion and distinguished expertise. We plan to expand this mission in the coming year. A portion of the proceeds from elective esthetic procedures will continue to go toward this important and meaningful cause of fighting human trafficking. We invite you to be a part of this mission by giving yourself the great smile you want.
We don’t want you to lose your insurance benefits. At the end of the year dental insurance benefits expire and don’t roll over. They are “use or lose.” If you: Have not had two dental wellness (“dental hygiene”) appointments this year or If you have recommended treatment that has not been completed Please call to schedule. While there are few remaining open appointments available before the end of December, we will make every effort to care for you so that you may utilize your benefits. We are fully and safely open and here to serve you!
We are fully open to safely serve you! The newest health directives continue to recognize dental offices as essential healthcare services. They direct dental practices to continue to provide care in accordance with guidelines already established and in place for safe operations during the pandemic. Your oral health is an important component of your overall heath and strong immune system. We remain fully open, safely offering our full range of services. Please text Dr Elona Gaball at her personal mobile number, (858) 925-3142, if you would like further clarification.
Shhhhhh don’t tell Dr. Gaball…. Dr Elona Gaball will be away this Wednesday through Friday at Spear Education, the premier center for advanced dental training and education. She’s advancing through a portion of an elite curriculum which only 2% of dentists ever undergo; and she is taking just 8 months to compete this normally 5 year long program! ….so while she’s away we’re going to play! For 3 DAYS ONLY: 02DEC-04DEC: Zoom Whitening $100 off Boost Whitening 20% off Free Invisalign consultations and $250 off Invisalign treatment. Botox 25U FREE with any filler treatment ($275 savings!) Botox at $9/unit Email
Dr Elona Gaball and the Inspire Smiles team are committed to giving back by fighting human trafficking of girls and women. By being a patient with us you are helping! This season we will be using 10% of all revenue from elective aesthetic services toward these efforts. Here’s how: By restoring the smiles of women rescued from the sex trafficking trade. We work with the non-profit organization Alabaster Jars (alabasterjarproject.org) to connect with recovering survivors. We are currently restoring the smiles of two women, who we will call Jenny and Angela for their privacy. We’ll tell you their stories soon
Dr. Curtis Gaball, Facial Plastic Surgeon at Inspire Smiles, got Botox and this is what happened: Take a look at Dr Curtis Gaball’s (VERY MANLY) 7 day journey after being treated with Botox by clicking the button below or using this link: https://youtu.be/na-ceQRrkX8 Botox is a quick, easy, safe and simple way for MEN and women to look refreshed; less tired, mean or worried looking. Botox is administered in a few small easy and quick injections and takes about 7 days to take effect. The effect lasts about 4 months. Couples special: On Friday 23OCT, bring in your significant other
We are all social creatures. Therefore it is very important to be in connection with others. Without quality connections in our lives, we feel lonely, invisible, eventually depressed. Lacking connections can severely impact our professional lives too since careers area all about relationships fundamentally. How can you get more connected? Research has shown that: -Your smiling self is more attractive than your non-smiling self -Smiling is a universal way of non-verbally connecting with others -An authentic smile makes you seem more trustworthy to others -Smiling makes yourself and others feel more comfortable. -Smiling activates our reward centers in our brains.