Dental Services

SVS Pet Dental ServicesOur entire staff is dedicated to providing the highest quality care available for pets and their families. Services we provide include endodontics (root canal treatment), periodontal therapy (periodontal surgery including guided bone regeneration), trauma repair (soft tissue, tooth, and bone), tumor surgery, orthodontics (treatment for malocclusion when it affects health, comfort or function), restoratives (caries removal and restoration, crowns), extractions, and oral medicine.

Gregg DuPont, DVM, DAVDC
Dr. DuPont graduated from the University of Florida-College of Veterinary Medicine in 1981.  He became a Fellow of the Academy of Veterinary Dentistry in 1992 and received his board certification diplomate status from the American Veterinary Dental College in 1996.  Dr. DuPont is a past-president of both the American Veterinary Dental College and Academy of Veterinary Dentistry.  Dr. DuPont is a recipient of the Peter Emily Service Award and Peter Emily Outstanding Resident Award.  Dr. DuPont is married to Dr. Linda DeBowes. 

Linda DeBowes, DVM, DACVIM, DAVDC
Dr. DeBowes graduated from Washington State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1981.  She completed a residency in and became a diplomate of the American College of Veterinary Internal Medicine (Small Animal Internal Medicine) in 1986.  Dr. DeBowes went on to train and achieve Diplomate status in the American Veterinary Dental College in 1996.  Dr. DeBowes is one of only two veterinarians in the world to be double-boarded in both Dentistry and Internal Medicine. Dr. DeBowes is a recipient of the Peter Emily Outstanding Resident Award.  Devoted to teaching, she was voted ‘Teacher of the Year’ by the veterinary students at Kansas State University. Dr. DeBowes taught veterinary students for 17years.  Linda is married to Dr. Gregg DuPont.

Doctors DuPont, DeBowes (both board certified veterinary dental specialists formerly of Shoreline Veterinary Dental Clinic) and Dr. G.G. Riggs (practice-limited to dentistry) provide specialty dental and oral care for dogs and cats. Our doctors work toward providing an environment that helps minimize stress for both their clients and their pets. The new dental suite and dental operatory is equipped with state-of-the-art dental, anesthesia, and monitoring equipment. In the Downtown hospital environment, the practice has the added opportunity to serve patients and clients in need of other specialty services including CT, MRI, and intensive care.