Meet Dr. Elona Gaball, DDS
Dr. Elona Gaball loves building relationships with and caring for people. She sees what makes each person different, appreciates their individuality and creates personalized treatment plans according to each person’s optimal oral health needs and desires. She has been practicing dentistry for over 20 years since graduating from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry as a top student. During her career, she has been privileged to treat patients in a wide array of practice environments ranging from remote indigent & underserved populations with advanced disease, to “high end” dentistry in more affluent areas, often being mentored by some of the finest dentists in the country. Therefore she brings a tremendous amount of experience to your comprehensive oral care. She possesses a mastery of the art of dentistry, high character, and a gentle approach. Because she treats patients like family, they find her to be approachable and accessible.
Her practice philosophy could be summarized by the words “love,” “honesty,” and “wellness.” Dr. Gaball only recommends indicated treatments, which will contribute to your specific wellness. She uses an open, truthful approach to comprehensive conservative management that she ensures her patients understand in a soothing environment. She believes that the most beautiful smile is a healthy, natural smile and that all well-done dentistry is “cosmetic.”
Additional training has included the prestigious UCLA Aesthetic Continuum, an Oral Surgery externship, and other advanced training in occlusion, implants, and smile design. Dr. Elona Goball also completed a UCLA TMD/Orofacial Pain residency and has had advanced training through a renowned Spear Education Center. She is certified in Invisalign treatment. In addition, she takes ongoing continuing education courses in a variety of areas in order to best serve her patients. Dr. Gaball is a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, the San Diego County Dental Society and the Spear Education Study Club.
Her community activities include serving the indigent women and children in Tijuana at Center Shalom, as well as staffing the dental clinic at Project Homeless Connect. Dr. Elona Gaball has also partnered with the Alabaster Jars Organization in restoring smiles for women survivors of human trafficking. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband and children as well as, yoga, running, hiking, healthy eating, and serving in her church. Dr. Gaball is a proud and patriotic naturalized American citizen who immigrated to the United States after coming from Russia at the age of 15. She is fluent in Russian.
Read more about Dr. Gaball here in Del Sol Magazine!