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Founded by world-renowned dental surgeon, ...
Founded by world-renowned dental surgeon, Dr. Steve Mark Gan in 1998, GAOC was the product of a consistent culture of excellence which was fostered long before he began his dental practice in a modest clinic in Binondo, Manila, fresh from his intensive training and residency in the United States.
The growing demand for the quality of his service, characterized by a keen adherence to global quality standards rarely seen in other dental practitioners at that time prompted him to establish the Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center (GAOC) in 2001.
2006 - Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center
- 12th floor Medical Plaza Makati
2010 - Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center
- 3rd Floor Trinoma Mall
2011 - Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center
- The Residences at Greenbelt
2014 - Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center
Luke's Medical Center
, Global City
2014 - Gan
Advanced Osseointegration Center
- Robinson's Magnolia
Observers in the country's financial and ...
Observers in the country's financial and business sector regarded the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) as "unfair" when it slapped tax evasion charges against top dentist Dr. Steve Mark Gan.
One observer, who asked not to be named, said how come that Gan be charged with tax evasion if the dentist has received numerous plaques from the BIR for always being a top taxpayer in his field.
Gan, president of Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center, is accused of dodging over P36 million in taxes from 2009 to 2011.
is the latest famous personality charged with tax evasion by the tax agency.
Prior to him, famous individuals charged with almost similar offense were Dr. Joel Mendez, Diana Meneses, Solenn Heussaf, John Lloyd Cruz, Ruffa Gutierrez, Richard Gomez and Ryan Bang.
"Maybe Kim (Henares, BIR commissioner) thinks that it's the most effective way to tell the public the necessity to pay right taxes.
It's up to the public to decide if this antic is effective or not," another observer said.
was not ready to comment when the Tribune
side regarding the tax suit.
"(Will) talk to you soon," the dentist said in a text message.
According to the BIR
, the dentist did not file his
quarterly value added tax returns during the three years period that he
allegedly didn't pay right taxes since he
opted to register under percentage tax and filed percentage tax returns with its lower tax rate of three percent of his
In 2006, Dr. Steve Mark Gan ...
In 2006, Dr. Steve Mark Gan initiated a non-profit organization dedicated to provide free medical and dental assistance and treatment to the less fortunate.
The organization's projects targeted remote areas in the country which do not have access to dental clinics.
Hundreds of people benefitted particularly with dental extractions, a treatment they normally could barely afford.
worked with many private companies that choose to anonymity but continually provided sizeable donations.
Dr. Gan is also a member of Junior Chamber International (JCI) since 1999, a worldwide federation of young leaders and entrepreneurs.
He served as the JCI Chairman for Community Development in 2000 and organized free dental and medical missions in the urban poor areas in Manila.
He was later elected Director for International Affairs in 2002, where he served to promote international goodwill and understanding among local JCI organizations in the Asia-Pacific.
A few years later, Dr. Gan joined the Pasay City Host Lion's Club of the Philippines.
He served as 2nd Vice President from 2007 to the present.
It was his
outstanding track record as a dental practitioner that raised the profile of his
In 2009, Dr. Gan
was conferred the "Most Outstanding Lion's
Yet perhaps Dr. Gan's greatest professional role to date is his appointment as member of the Professional Regulation Commission's (PRC) Board of Dentistry by the President of the Republic of the Philippines, and his eventual appointment as PRC's Board of Dentistry Chairman.
At just 42, Dr. Gan
is one of the youngest dentists to ever assume this prestigious position.
Early during his
began working with his
colleagues to better regulate and set the standards to produce world-class Filipino dentists and improve the relationship between the PRC
and teaching institutions, as well as the accredited professional organizations.
In addition to this, Dr. Gan
also initiated an advocacy to use compressors that are oil-less, belt-less, and make less noise.
This advocacy reduced noise pollution and helped conserve rubber.
has been encouraging dentist to use this through introduction of the new technology and by encouraging local dental traders to import the new equipment.
Gan Advanced Osseointegration ...
Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center's (GAOC) newest and fourth branch at St. Luke's Global City formally opened recently, with its founder Dr. Steve Mark Gan (rightmost) leading the ceremony.
He was joined by (from left) Sen.
The new clinic marks a homecoming of sorts since Dr. Gan
practice with a clinic at St. Luke's Quezon City.
Metro Society - Steve Mark ...
Metro Society - Steve Mark Gan Covers Mag's Luxury Issue
, who is also known as the "Dentist to the Stars" due to his
high-profile, celebrity clientele, also debunks some myths surrounding dental care.
Within this newly opened clinic of Gan Advanced Osseointegration Center (www.gaocdental.com), its president and CEO, Dr. Steve Mark Gan, has created an environment that is nothing short of spectacular.