Oct 29, 2015
On today's DiabetessPowersShow, Charlie Cherry, Chris Moore, Theresa Moore and Chris Daniel talk about Diabetes and your teeth with Dr. Gil Suarez and Dr. Curry Leavitt.
Dr. Gil Suarez
Dr. Suarez attended University of Nevada-Reno for his
undergraduate degree in biology, and graduated from the University
Of Maryland Baltimore College Of Dental Surgery with his D.D.S.
(Doctor of Dental Surgery) degree in 1993.
After graduating from dental school, Dr. Suarez completed a one year hospital residency, and then moved to Las Vegas in 1994.
Dr. Gil Suarez is a family and cosmetic dentist, who has been successfully practicing in Las Vegas for 21 years. He is a devoted father of two children: Sofia age 13 and Nico age 11.
Dr. Suarez is very dedicated to health and fitness in his spare time; he practices yoga on a regular basis as well as strength training.
Dr. Curry Leavitt
Dr. Leavitt is a native of Las Vegas, who earned
his Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Biology at
the University of Utah. He graduated cum laude from Temple
University School of Dentistry, where he received numerous awards in research and clinical achievement. After graduating dental school, he was accepted into the
University of Alabama at Birmingham’s Periodontology program, where he received training in multiple surgical and medical disciplines. Dr. Leavitt received dual certificates
in Periodontology from UAB, and from the Birmingham Veterans Affairs hospital.
Dr. Leavitt enjoys teaching, and has lectured to large groups concerning the effects of periodontal disease on systemic health and ridge augmentation techniques. He is also an
adjunct professor at the University of Nevada School of Medicines dental GPR program. Dr. Leavitt has interests in esthetic gingival surgery, bone augmentation, and dental
implant surgery, and attends and lectures at multiple meetings each year to provide cutting edge technology and techniques for the benefit of his patients.