L. Gary Painter, DDS
Dr. Gary Painter earned his undergraduate degree at Purdue University, then graduated from the Indiana University School of Dentistry. He has been practicing dentistry for over 30 years, and continues to expand his education in the dental field by regularly attending continuing education courses that keep him current on new advances. Dr. Painter is a member of the American Dental Association, and he has received advanced training in cosmetic dentistry, snoring and sleep apnea treatment, and TMJ therapy. He strives to treat each patient as an individual and help them keep their teeth for a lifetime.

Dr. Painter is originally from Hoagland, Indiana and graduated from Heritage High School. He has been married to his wife, Judy, since 1983. They have five children – three daughters and two sons – and four grandchildren. Dr. Painter is an avid bicyclist; he cycles every day and has raced all over the USA. He has won the National Time Trial championship four times, and has won state championships in a number of states. Dr. Painter holds the national record in the 40 kilometer in both the 55-59 and 60-64 age groups! He also represented the USA at the World Championships and won the World Championship for his age group in Perth, Australia in August 2016! He is currently on the Fort Wayne Outfitters cycling team.