Dr. Travis Gibson was born and raised in North Vancouver. He attended the University of British Columbia for both his Bachelor of Science (BSc) in Chemistry, and his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degrees. After graduating, Dr. Gibson practiced as a general dentist in northern BC, before once again returning to UBC to obtain his Master of Science (MSc) in Craniofacial Science and Diploma in Orthodontics.
After completing his orthodontic education, Dr Gibson spent a year in the Craniofacial Orthodontic Fellowship at New York University, where he gained extensive experience in treating complex orthodontic problems such as cleft lip and palate. Dr Gibson is a member of the BC Children’s Hospital Cleft and Craniofacial team, and is involved in research to help improve children’s cleft and craniofacial care with both New York University and BC Children’s Hospital.
In the office, Dr Gibson believes in the importance of an honest and open partnership between patient, family, and doctor. He works hard to ensure each person understands their unique treatment needs and options, so that they can make an informed decision on what is best for them. Dr Gibson loves orthodontics, and is always happy to share his passion with others!
In his free time, Dr Gibson likes to spend time with his wife and their identical twin boys. Dr Gibson also enjoys outdoor activities such as running, hiking, and camping.