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Dr. Keith Duane McGruder, Reno Dentist

About Us


Our Mission:

To enhance the dental health and well being of the communities we serve.


 Our Vision:

At Just Smiles Dental, our office vision is a simple one:  We are a place for extraordinary service and beautiful smiles; we are a place for all generations to have positive experiences, a place for patients and professionals to work together for a common goal; quality and affordable dental care.




mcgruder.jpgMy name is Dr. Keith Duane McGruder, General Dentist and Owner of Just Smiles Dental.  I was born and raised in San Francisco, California where I attended Balboa High School and graduated from San Francisco State University with a Bachelor of Arts in Black Studies.  I then completed a Master’s of Science in Physiology and Biophysics from Finch University of Health Sciences/The Chicago Medical School, North Chicago, Illinois. Later, I trained at the University of Detroit Mercy, School of Dentistry in Detroit, Michigan where I earned my Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS).  I completed two post-graduate resident dental programs:  a General Practice Residency (GPR) in Hospital Dentistry at King/Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles, California, and an Advance Education in General Dentistry Residency (AEGD) at Winslow Indian Health Care Center, Winslow, Arizona.

Much of my work experience comes from serving the Indian Health Service, (IHS) the California Army National Guard, and various private dental practices in Northern Nevada.