A native of Toledo, Ohio, Gary earned his D.D.S. from Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland in 1980. He completed the University of Florida Facial Pain Center Curriculum from 1992 through 1995, and in 2004 he earned a Master of Science degree at The University of Toledo College of Medicine. He left full-time private practice in 2003 to serve as clinical director at The Pankey Institute, a position he held until 2008. He joined Frank Spear in Seattle as the president of The Seattle Institute. As a founding member of Spear Education, formed by the merger of The Scottsdale Center and The Seattle Institute in 2009, he relocated to Arizona as Executive Vice-President for Spear Education. He maintains a limited private practice on the Spear campus and teaches in the Practice Solutions and Spear workshops, Spear Online, and in Spear Study Clubs.
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