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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Alina Gritsan, DDS

“You’re never fully dressed without a smile.”

My Mission

“To provide patients with comprehensive dental care in a relaxing and friendly environment in order to improve their quality of life.”

Education

University of Missouri, Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry – Columbia, MO

University of Missouri – Kansas City, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Kansas City, MO

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Gritsan enjoys taking continuing education classes and is always looking for opportunities to advance her clinical skills and better serve her patients.

Life & Hobbies

In her free time, Dr. Gritsan likes spending time with her boyfriend and their dog, Noodle. She has been involved with ballroom dancing for her entire life and still teaches and competes as much as possible. 

Ronald Mainhurst, DMD

“Your smile may be the brightest part of someone’s day, so wear it often and share it freely.”

My Mission

“My mission in dentistry is to develop a rapport with my patients by providing truly comfortable and compassionate care, and foster an environment of trust and understanding. In this way I hope to break down any barriers my patients may have to receiving the care they deserve. My goal is also to provide the highest level of expertise and quality so the treatment my patients receive will be long-lasting and trouble-free. I look forward to earning your trust, loyalty and the highest compliment of referrals of your family and friends.”

Education

University of California Los Angeles, Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology – Los Angeles, CA

Washington University School of Dental Medicine, Doctorate of Dental Medicine – St. Louis, MO

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Mainhurst is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. He enjoys taking classes and is always looking for opportunities to advance his clinical skills and better serve his patients.

Life & Hobbies

Born and raised in the Los Angeles area, Dr. Mainhurst attended UCLA for his undergraduate career. He was then accepted to Washington University for dental school, which brought the dental professional to the Midwest for the first time. Upon graduation, Dr. Mainhurst worked in the United States Public Health Service, providing dental care to the underserved residents of Rockford, IL. He then returned to St. Louis to begin his own private practice. Dr. Mainhurst has worked in the field of dentistry for over 34 years.

Dr. Mainhurst currently resides in St. Louis, enjoying all of the attractions the city