Meet the Doctor
Dr. Gary Richardson
Dr. Gary Richardson is a unique kind of dentist. With his kid-oriented style and fun personality, he gets children excited about their dental care, helping them develop healthy habits that will last a lifetime.
After earning his doctorate from Creighton School of Dentistry in Omaha in 1993, Dr. Richardson learned that he particularly enjoyed helping children develop healthy smiles. This led him to complete a pediatric residency at the University of Nebraska Medical center in 1995, earning status as a specialist in pediatric dentistry.
Each year, Dr. Richardson continues to study advanced children's dentistry, especially in the areas of child behavior management and sedation dentistry. Most importantly, he takes the time to get to know each child personally, communicating with parents and children to create a lifetime of great smiles.
Dr. Richardson and his wife, Jeanie, have four children of their own.
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
American Dental Association
Nevada Dental Association
Southern Nevada Dental Society
Dr. Sandra Thompson
Dr. Sandra M. Thompson was born and raised in Las Vegas, Nevada. She graduated as valedictorian from Palo Verde High School and received her Bachelors of Science degree in Biology from the University of California, Berkeley. Dr. Thompson continued her education at the UNLV School of Dental Medicine where she received her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. In dental school, she quickly discovered that treating children was her passion and decided to specialize in Pediatric Dentistry. She completed her Pediatric Dental Residency at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center serving as chief resident her second year. Dr. Thompson is currently a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Nevada Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and is a candidate for the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. In her free time, Dr. Thompson and her husband, Patrick, enjoy hiking, cooking, and spending time with their dog, Daisy.