Dr. Richard Gift, a lifelong Cleveland area resident, serves as an orthodontist in Parma, OH. He graduated from Chagrin Falls High School and matriculated to Ohio Wesleyan University and Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry. Richard received his orthodontist training and was inducted into the honorary dental fraternity Omicron Kappa Upsilon, which is reserved for the top 10% of each class.
Dr. Gift is a Diplomat of The American Board of Orthodontics and is board certified by The American Association of Orthodontics. This is a distinction that only about one-third of orthodontic specialists possess. Throughout his career, Dr. Gift has stayed involved with teaching orthodontics. Richard taught at the graduate orthodontic departments of Case Western Reserve University, St Louis School of Dentistry, and West Virginia University.
He became a prominent member of numerous local, state, regional, and national professional associations for:
The American Association of Orthodontists
The American Dental Association
The Charles H. Tweed Foundation for International Orthodontic Research
With over 25 years of experience dedicated entirely to the specialty of orthodontics, Dr. Gift is an eminently qualified orthodontist specialist. Currently, he is on the teaching staff at the Charles H. Tweed Foundation which conducts post-graduate orthodontic education for orthodontists from all over the world.
As well, Dr. Gift owns and operates his orthodontic practice named, Richard E. Gift, DDS, MS, along with being married with five children. Richard likes to golf, read, travel, and spend time with his family.
The Staff at Richard E. Gift, DDS, MS Orthodontic Services
Perhaps one of the most critical distinctions at Richard E. Gift, DDS, MS is the personalized service provided by our professional, friendly staff. Whether we are handling your appointment, financial, insurance needs, our clinical assistants will handle your technical or comfort needs proficiently. You will deal directly with people whom you will get to know and trust for great peace of mind during any procedure you need done.
Our committed staff are all long-time employees with up to 25 years of experience providing orthodontic services. Our staff is not a barrier to the doctor. Considered as experts with the highest standards for technical and personal service, we are a team of professionals that work in unison. Each of our staff members is approachable and responsive to any of your orthodontic needs.
Our Orthodontic Services
We provide personalized treatment to meet the needs of each of our patients. Committed to ensuring the well-being of each patient during every visit, and we take the time to get to know everyone who comes through our door into our relaxed environment. It’s so important to have a good relationship and rapport with everyone, and we strive to achieve that every day.
We believe that a more attractive smile is merely the byproduct of ensuring that each patient receives optimal oral health care. Count on us for:
Early Childhood Treatment
Occlusal Night Guards
Contact us today at Richard E. Gift, DDS, MS, for more information on the orthodontic services we offer. We proudly serve Parma, OH, and the surrounding areas.