Meet the Doctor

Dr. Gary Shaw

Gary R. Shaw, DDS

General Dentist

Doctor Gary Shaw would like to welcome you to a fantastic dental experience! Dr. Shaw and his team combine advanced dentistry with a gentle, friendly style that will make you and your family more comfortable than you ever thought possible. Dr. Shaw is a graduate of the University of Washington School of Dentistry, and each year he continues to attend postdoctoral studies in advanced dentistry. Best of all, Dr. Shaw takes the time to get to know every patient one on one. Your comfort is our top priority, and it is our goal to provide genuine, quality care in a relaxed and fun environment.

Dr. Shaw and his wife, Denise have been married for more than 30 years and have raised five children. Prior to his career in dentistry, Dr. Shaw played professional football for the Los Angeles Rams and later in the Canadian Football League.

Our Services

Family Care

From toddlers to the elderly, our skilled dental team is familiar with the unique needs of every patient, no matter their age. Our goal is to help them develop great oral habits that will last them a lifetime.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Cosmetic dentistry is one of the most cost-effective ways to improve your appearance. A beautiful, bright, healthy smile will increase self-confidence and overall life satisfaction. We have many options, so please call us today!

Smile Whitening

Many everyday things like coffee, tea and wine can significantly dull teeth. Smile-whitening enables us to significantly brighten your smile for that dazzling white smile you deserve.

Crowns & Bridges

Protect and keep badly decayed or fractured teeth while maintaining a beautiful smile. Made to perfectly match the shape and shade of your other teeth, they’re durable, strong, and undetectable.

Dental Implants

Dental implants are a great option for replacing missing teeth, improving chewing ability, eliminating bridges, and replacing dentures. Several implants may provide a base for fixed bridges or can be used to secure dentures.


The common silver filling contains mercury. We use the highest-quality biocompatible, tooth-colored restorations to create healthy, beautiful smiles without all of the prep-work associated with traditional fillings.

Our Location

Gary R. Shaw DDS Bridgeport Dental Arts

4103 Bridgeport Way West, Suite A
University Place, WA 98466

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Mon 8:00am - 5:00pm
Tue 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wed 8:00am - 5:00pm
Thu 8:00am - 5:00pm
Fri Closed