Gum Dental has been proudly treating dental patients of the Lehigh Valley for 23 years. Dr. Julie Gum and staff pride themselves on providing you with the utmost professional and personal service. We proudly treat you with the latest technology and reduced pain techniques, together utilizing a combined 100 years dental experience, in order to achieve an overall healthy mouth.


Abbie has been sharing her expertise and experience in the Lehigh Valley since 2008. She has a passion for helping her patients maintain their healthiest smile through proper education in oral care and disease prevention. When she’s not working, She enjoys spending time her her husband, Anthony, and their two children, Adelina and Dawson. She also loves baking, photography, and doing crafts.


Kim Parker is a longtime resident of Nazareth. She graduated from Northampton Community College as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2002 and with her local anesthesia license in 2015. Kim is married with two grown children and two granddaughters. She has a rescue puppy as well. Her hobbies include going to Phantom Hockey games, car racing events, essential oils, quilting, atv riding with family, and many more outdoor activities. Kim’s goal at Gum Dental is to address and customize patients’ concerns to a healthy conclusion by being thoughtful and thorough.


Christine has been with the practice since May 2015 and will be one of the first faces to greet you at the front office for your visit.  She has worked in the dental field for nearly 20 years, including dental assisting for 13 years and has her PA dental radiology certification.  Christine is our Insurance and Treatment Plan coordinator and will be happy to answer any questions you may have regarding your dental treatment and financials. 
Christine has lived in Lower Nazareth Township since 1987 and has two grown children.  She enjoys traveling, the beach, gardening, and spending time with her family.  She is also a wine enthusiast!


Jill was born and raised locally in Bangor PA. She is a graduate of Bangor Area High School and has a degree in Medical Science from Northampton Community College. Jill has been with the practice since July of 2012 working in both infection control and as front office scheduler. Most recently Jill has received her license in Radiology. Jill has called Nazareth home since 1996 and when not working, she enjoys reading, the beach, spending time with her family, entertaining friends and let’s not forget spoiling her black lab, Guinness.


Michelle joined our team in July 2018. She has been an Expanded Function Dental Assistant for 16 years and has been in the dental field for over 20 years. She genuinely enjoys helping patients overcome their dental fears and anxiety. Michelle is a mother of 3 amazing children, which keep her very busy. She enjoys barbecues with family, watching football, reading a good book, and traveling.