Welcome to our practice website. We congratulate you on taking the first step toward better periodontal health. At Gholson Group Periodontics your healthy smile is our first priority. Please use this website as a resource. It will help you better understand your course of treatment and answer questions related to periodontal and implant therapy.

Dr. Gholson is a board certified specialist in periodontics. He specializes in the treatment of periodontal diseases and conditions, including cosmetic procedures to aesthetically enhance your smile, as well as dental implants that can replace single or multiple missing teeth.

Although no one relishes a visit to the physician or dentist, we want to make your visits with us as comfortable and pleasant as possible. We strongly believe that patient comfort is an important part of quality dental care.

Dr. Gholson believes that your right to choose your doctor is an important freedom. We work closely with your dentist, but a referral by a dentist is not required to visit our office. We also welcome referrals from patients and friends of the practice.

We are extraordinarily proud of our team, which is comprised of caring and dedicated professionals. They ensure that the patient’s treatment and administrative needs are met as efficiently and smoothly as possible.

Our goal is to make you feel comfortable and relaxed. We are here to listen to your questions and concerns and to help provide solutions leading to your better health. Please don’t hesitate to e-mail us if you have any questions regarding your care, or call us at 608-782-0140 or 800-232-2793. Our fax number is 608-785-7610.


A periodontist is a dentist who specializes in the prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of periodontal (gum) disease and in the placement and maintenance of dental implants. Periodontists are experts in the treatment of all forms of periodontal disease, including gingivitis, periodontitis, and gingival recession.

The National Commission on Recognition of Dental Specialties and Certification Boards  recognizes periodontics as one of the ten specialties of dentistry. Periodontists receive extensive training, including three years of additional specialized education residency beyond dental school.

By choosing a specialist you will benefit from the latest procedures for treating periodontal disease and placing dental implants tailored to your needs. In addition, Dr. Gholson  can perform cosmetic periodontal procedures to help you achieve the smile you desire.