Meet the Team
As Endodontists and Root Canal Specialists, we support each other at work and in life, such that our office is a caring environment for both staff and patients. This allows us to provide an atmosphere in our practice that lets patients feel it is a safe place. When the patient leaves our office, they know they are better off for having chosen us for their endodontic treatment. Their visit will appear seamless, as if our office is an extension of their Referring Office.
DR. ROY KALDESTAD
Dr. Roy Kaldestad was born and raised in Hoquiam, Washington. After graduating from Hoquiam High School in 1981, he attended Grays Harbor College for two years where he graduated in the top 10 in his class. Dr. Kaldestad then attended Pacific Lutheran University for one year and was accepted to the University of Washington Dental School after only three years of college. Following graduation from Dental School in 1988, he completed a one year Advanced Educational Program in General Dentistry in Jacksonville, Florida.
Dr. Kaldestad then returned home to Washington and practiced General Dentistry in Mill Creek until 1996. At that time he and his family moved to San Antonio, Texas for two years while he completed a Residency in Endodontics. While in his residency, Dr. Kaldestad was involved in the development of some instruments and was granted a patent for his innovative ideas.
Since 1998 Dr. Kaldestad has limited his practice to Endodontics. He believes that quality of care is not limited to just the quality of his root canals; it involves the whole patient experience. Dr. Kaldestad is a member of the Pierce County Dental Society, the American Association of Endodontists, a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry and a member of the American Dental Association. He has volunteered his time on numerous committees and boards over the years with these different associations. He is currently the chairman for the Peer Review Committee for the Pierce County Dental Society and serves as a Scientific Advisor in Endodontics for the prestigious Kois Center in Seattle.
Dr. Kaldestad and his wife have three children and live in Gig Harbor. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his family, weightlifting, water sports, and attending Mariner games with friends and family.
DR. JAGDEEP GILL
Dr. Gill has been practicing Endodontics in the Puget Sound area since 2013. Jagdeep has a very unique background with life experiences that enable him to relate with individuals, regardless of socioeconomic, religious, or cultural background.
Dr. Gill was born and raised in British Columbia’s Okanagan Valley. Growing up, he spent much of his time assisting his parents with their organic family orchard. After receiving his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of British Columbia, Dr. Gill received his Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from Howard University. He continued on to the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dental Medicine where he completed his post-doctoral residency in Endodontics. Dr. Gill, with his wife and daughter, now call the Pacific Northwest home.