About Your Dentist
With 34 years of experience, Dr. Gary L. Nelson is an experienced and compassionate dentist who offers comprehensive, high quality gentle dental care in his state-of-the art practice.
Dr. Nelson completed his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree at Oral Roberts University in 1982. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Georgia Dental Association. Additionally, he is the recipient of the Rotary Service above Self Award.
Dr. Nelson and his staff are proud of the warm friendly environment they have created. They are excited about the lifelong relationships they have built with families in the Johns Creek area. Dr. Nelson welcomes patients of all ages and looks forward to meeting you and offering you the professional, caring and pain free oral health care that you deserve.
When not in the office, Dr. Nelson enjoys spending time with his grandkids, gardening, riding motorcycles and traveling.
“A genuine smile comes from the heart, but a healthy smile needs good dental care.”
“My mission is to inspire hope and promote wellness, and to treat my patients as my family and do my best to improve their dental health.”
Education & Continuing Education
Doctor of Dental Surgery
University of Missouri Kansas City School of Dentistry – Kansas City, Missouri
Bachelor of Dental Surgery
UOM – Baghdad, Iraq
Dr. Juma has completed many hours of continuing education courses in various areas including surgery for general dentists and esthetics courses for general dentists.
Dr. Juma is an active member of the Americal Dental Association (2013-present), the Missouri Dental Association (2013-2021), GDA 2022, and the Spear Study Club.
Life & Hobbies
When she isn’t practicing dentistry, Dr. Juma loves to spend time with family and friends and enjoy outdoor activities. Her hobbies include playing tennis, trying new types of food, and traveling to new places.