James Gerner, DDS

Dr. Gerner graduated from Creighton University with a Bachelor of Science in 1973 and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 1977. For over 20 years Dr. Gerner was a member of the Teaching Faculty for OBI, Orognathic Bioesthetics International, Inc. and is very passionate about educating his colleagues and patients about this program which integrates natural beauty and optimal function. Dr. Gerner continues to devote many hours to continuing education about the latest dental advances, especially treating the TMJ and bite related disorders. In 2016, Dr. Gerner was the honored recipient of the prestigious AGD Mastership Award in Dentistry. He served as the President of the Omaha District Dental Society in 1993, and is a Past President of the Nebraska Chapter, International College of Dentists. When not in the office, Dr. Gerner can be found playing golf, fly fishing and working out at the gym. Dr. Gerner and his wife play golf and tennis together along with their adult children.

David Olson, DDS

Dr. Olson is from Lincoln, Nebraska and is a graduate of UNMC-College of Dentistry, where he received several clinical and practice management awards. After dental school Dr. Olson was accepted into a two year Advanced Education of General Dentistry residency in Kansas City, where he focused on cosmetic dentistry and placing dental implants. He is an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Nebraska Dental Association.  He was honored to be invited to serve as a board member of the Omaha District Dental Society for two years from 2012-2014. David is a second generation dentist, who likes to read, work out, play golf, and spend time with his family in his free time. Dr. Olson has a wife Julie whom he met in dental school that practices orthodontics in Omaha. They have three very busy children; Claire, Luke, and John.

William Gist, DDS

Dr. William Gist graduated from UNMC-College of Dentistry in 1980. He enjoys academics and even taught at UNMC part time after dental school. He has practiced dentistry in Omaha since 1980 and joining Center Street Dental allowed him to work with his son-in-law, Dr. David Olson. Dr. Gist and his wife, Judy, have three children and eight grandchildren. When not in the office Dr. Gist enjoys playing golf, officiating golf, working out, traveling, and walking his wheaten terrier.

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