Gregory J. Borrowdale
Dr. Borrowdale received his DDS degree from Loma Linda University, School of Dentistry, in 1985. After graduating from dental school, he practiced dentistry with his cousin in Southern California as well as taught at the dental school for 3 years. In November 1988, he opened a new office in the Raley Plaza.
He has provided quality family and cosmetic dentistry for the Folsom community for over 20 years. Dr. Borrowdale gives back to the community by sponsoring various youth groups. In 2002 and again in 2008, Dr. Borrowdale spent his vacation providing missionary dentistry for the population of Roatan, Honduras. He does international dentistry in Mexico and Puerto Rico. Dr. Borrowdale is active with the local dental society and is involved with various committees that support area dental care.
He is an avid runner and is involved with his church and other local charities.
Dr. Borrowdale's professional affiliations include the American Dental Association, the Califonia Dental Association and the Sacramento District Dental Society.
John F. Lewis
Dr. Lewis received his DMD degree from the University of Pittsburg, School of Dental Medicine in 1980 and graduated with honors. He was selected for the USAF sponsored training in periodontology at the University of Washington, School of Dentistry. In 1988, he received his certificates of training in periodontology. He also has a master's degree in animal physiology with his primary research background in bone growth and bone healing.
While on active duty with the Air Force as a Periodontist, Dr. Lewis was the Chairman of Periodontics at George Air Force Base in California and McClellan Air Force Base in Sacramento. After serving in the Air Force for 16 years, he was awarded an early retirement in September 1996.
Dr. Lewis is a registered continuing education provider for the State of California and has lectured extensively throughout his career. He is particularly interested in preprosthetic and esthetic surgical procedures, surgical regeneration techniques, and cases involving drug inducing gingival overgrowth.
Dr. Lewis is a Diplomate of the American Academy of Periodontology as well as a member of the American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and the Sacramento District Dental Society. He is trained and licensed in all phases of periodontology, implantology, and conscious sedation. Dr. Lewis is also an evaluator for California conscious sedation permits.
He has many interests, particularly traveling, photography, and physical fitness.
Gabriella A. Vance
After earning her B.S. in Neurobiology, Physiology and Behavior, from UC Davis Dr. Vance attended the UCSF School of Dentistry. During her time at UCSF, Dr. Vance was active in organized dentistry, representing her profession at national meetings, and continues this commitment to organized dentistry now as a tripartite member of American Dental Association, California Dental Association and the Sacrament District Dental Society.
After dental school, Dr. Vance also completed a hospital-based general practice residency in Bronx, NY, where she treated medically-compromised patients, as well as gained experience in specialties of oral surgery and endodontics.
To Dr. Vance, education is important and she stays current with the new technology and trends in dentistry by attending continuing education courses. Her personal practice philosophy is one of quality, compassion and stressing the importance of patient education. She is committed to providing the best care possible for her patients.
Dr. Javdan grew up in southern California with a passion for research and science. After graduating Summa Cum Laude from University of California Los Angeles, he received a Bachelor of Science in Biology with a minor in Near Eastern Languages and Cultures in 2009. While obtaining this degree, he volunteered at community dental clinics and health fairs as well as shadowing a dentist. These opportunities inspired him to pursue a career in dentistry.
To fulfill his aspiration in becoming a dentist, Dr. Javdan attended University of California San Francisco School of Dentistry, where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2013. Through his efforts with Remote Area Medical (RAM) and UCSF Community Dental Clinic, Dr. Javdan provided dental services for patients with limited access to care. Encountering patients suffering from advanced periodontal disease with hopeless dentition sparked his interest to save teeth through different treatment modalities and further his education in periodontics.
Needing some true Italian food in his life, Dr. Javdan set out to New York and completed a 36-month specialty advanced training in Periodontics at Stony Brook University School of Dental Medicine. During his residency, he taught pre-doctoral dental students in clinic and through lectures. In addition, he presented to general dentists at the Suffolk County Dental Society Meeting. Towards the end of his residency, Dr. Javdan was chosen to participate in the Straumann National Resident Symposium.
Family, sunny weather, and great opportunities led Dr. Javdan to drive 2,865 miles to Sacramento after graduation. He joined Dr. Borrowdale’s practice in the fall of 2016. He thrives on providing quality dental care at the highest level of excellence in a comfortable setting.
Dr. Javdan provides diagnosis and treatment of the various forms of periodontal diseases, dental extractions, soft and hard tissue grafting, placement of dental implants, and sinus grafting. He believes in providing every patient with comprehensive and individualized care.
Dr. Javdan is a member of the American Academy of Periodontology, Western Society of Periodontology, Academy of Microscope Enhanced Dentistry, American Dental Association, California Dental Association, and Sacramento Dental Society.
When Dr. Javdan is not perfecting smiles, he enjoys traveling, weight training, and playing table tennis.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your dental care, our dental services, your dental appointment or treatment, contact us today. Phone: (916) 983-1100 Address: 785 Hana Way Ste 203, Folsom, CA 95630