104 Tommy Stalnaker Drive | Warner Robins, GA 31088 478-953-4800 Nitsa Gilbert, DDS, MS We are who we are becoming New Patient Forms

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Dr. Nitsa Gilbert

In September of 2004, the doors to Pediatric and Adolescent Dentistry opened. The practice, built from the ground up, was established on the principle: Do well by others and you will do well. Dr. Gilbert and team work diligently to make each child’s dental visit a unique and pleasant one. As a board-certified pediatric dentist, Dr. Gilbert attends numerous continuing education courses each year and invests significant time and resources to team training and education. Dr. Gilbert enjoys interacting with her patients and families in middle Georgia. The practice sponsors and participates in various community activities including athletic teams sponsorships, the Ronald McDonald House sponsorship, school fundraising events, health awareness programs, Robins Air Force Base events, and the work relief program for Houston County Schools. Dr. Gilbert notes the most rewarding part of career is watching “her little ones” grow up and transition into fearless dental patients.

A native Georgian, Dr. Gilbert is a summa cum laude graduate of Spelman College, where she earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology. She received a Doctor of Dental Surgery from Columbia University and a Master of Science in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of North Carolina. Dr. Gilbert began her dental career in research and academics, holding faculty positions at the University of North Carolina and the University of Michigan. To be closer to family, Dr. Gilbert moved back to Georgia in 2000, accepting an associate dentist position in metropolitan Atlanta.

Dr. Gilbert is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, a member of the American Dental Association and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha sorority. In her free time, Dr. Gilbert enjoys shopping for her nieces and nephews, adding to her book collection, researching her family’s genealogy and spa-ing.

Two interesting tidbits about Dr. Gilbert:

  • All of her post-secondary alma maters have the same two school colors - Spelman Blue/Columbia Blue/Carolina Blue and White.
  • She hopes to live to be 107, similar to her “sheroes” Bessie Delany, a Columbia Dental School alumnus, and Sadie Delany.