Dr. Gartland was born and raised in Denver, CO. A graduate of Regis Jesuit High School, Chris attended Saint Louis University in St. Louis, MO, where he earned a B.A. in Biology. After college, he trained in Omaha, NE at the Creighton University School of Dentistry.
Following dental school, Dr. Gartland joined the U.S. Army and served as a Captain in the Dental Corps for 5 years. During his time in the Army, Dr. Gartland spent time at Ft. Carson in Colorado Springs, CO, and at Camp Casey in Tongducheon, South Korea. His final year of service was a tour of duty at Camp War Horse just outside Ballad, Iraq.
After his honorable discharge from the Army, Dr. Gartland took over practice from his long-time friend and dentist, Dr. Michael Dunn, and has practiced in Denver ever since.
Dr. Gartland met his wife while stationed in Korea. She is a school teacher in Denver. They have two wonderful children together.
Dr. Gartland pictured in an Army Health recruiting poster while treating a patient in Iraq.
Dr. Gartland is a member of the American Dental Association, the Colorado Dental Association, and the Metro Denver Dental Society. Please click on a link below for more information.