Dr. Gilrain received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology, graduating Magna Cum Laude and Phi Beta Kappa from Middlebury College in Middlebury, Vermont. He went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree from The University of North Carolina School of Dentistry in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and was inducted into Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU), the National Dental Honor Society.
Dr. Gilrain completed advanced training in complicated dental procedures during a two year post-graduate General Practice Residency program at The University of Virginia, Department of Dentistry, serving as Chief Resident during his second year. Soon after, he began practicing general, family and cosmetic dentistry in Charlottesville. He has been serving families in Charlottesville, Albemarle and the surrounding areas with excellent, compassionate dental and oral care ever since.
Dr. Gilrain and his wife, Joan, a native of Charlottesville, have been happily married for many years. They have two wonderful grown children, William and Melissa, who both graduated from James Madison University. When away from work, Dr. Gilrain enjoys hiking in our beautiful mountains, reading, watching soccer and enjoying time with family and friends.
Through continuing education courses and with modern dental equipment, materials and techniques, Dr. Gilrain and our entire fantastic office team strive to provide each patient with high quality oral health and courteous, friendly service in a relaxing and comfortable environment.