About Us

Dr. Robert J. Gardiner Inc.


Dr. Robert Gardiner, General Dentist

Dr. Gardiner completed a Bachelor of Science with honours in Biology at Mount Allison University (Sackville, NB; 2006) in his home province of New Brunswick. He went on to complete a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Dalhousie University in Halifax, NS in 2010. Dr. Gardiner joined the Garibaldi Dental Clinic in Squamish, BC in 2010 and took over as owner and principal dentist there in 2013. In 2016 he took over as owner of Big Sky Dental in Pemberton, BC, where he thrilled to be expanding his practice.

Dr. Gardiner practices all aspects of general dentistry and enjoys working with patients of all ages. He has a particular interest in implant dentistry for the replacement of single or multiple missing teeth.

Dr. Gardiner, his wife, young son and energetic dog feel privileged to live, work and play in the Sea to Sky Corridor. When he is not in the office, Dr. Gardiner can be found on his bike, the golf course, fly fishing in one of the local rivers, or skiing down Whistler mountain.

Dr. Gina Ball, Certified Specialist in Orthodontics

ginaDr. Ball was raised in midwestern Saskatchewan.  She obtained her dental degree, with Distinction, in 1997 from the University of Saskatchewan.  During her 8 years as a general dentist she had the opportunity to work on Vancouver Island, in the United Arab Emirates, and in Pitt Meadows.  In 2005 she entered the Graduate Orthodontic Program at the University of Toronto.  During her time at the University of Toronto she also taught in the Radiology and Orthodontic Undergraduate Clinics.  She obtained her Masters of Science in Orthodontics and her Fellowship with the Royal College of Dentists of Canada in 2008.  She has been living and working in Squamish B.C. ever since.  Her research on growth and development of the mandible has been published in the American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Dr. Ball was the 2013-2014 President of the British Columbia Society of Orthodontists