Best Dentist in Pittsburgh

Dr. John W. Gruendel, Jr.

Dr. John W. Gruendel, Jr. is a 1975 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, with a Certificate of Maxillofacial Prosthetics from the Eye and Ear Hospital in Pittsburgh. Dr. Gruendel currently serves as a clinical instructor and formal lecturer at Allegheny General Hospital, where he maintains an affiliation.

Dr. Gruendel is a past president of the Pennsylvania Prosthodontic Association, Western Pennsylvania Prosthodontic Association, and the East End Dental Society. He is a member of numerous professional organizations, including the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, Odontological Society of Western Pennsylvania, and Pittsburgh Dental Research.

Dr. Gruendel has presented several papers to local organizations, including the Pennsylvania Dental Association and the Pittsburgh Dental Research Club. Topics addressed have included oral management of the chemotherapy patient, prosthetic management of the staple bone plate, maxillofacial prosthetics, and dental care of the irradiated head and neck patient.

Dr. Troy Eans

Dr. Troy Eans is a proud Pittsburgh native, growing up just south of the city. He is a graduate of the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg where he received his bachelor degree. Dr. Eans then attended the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine for his formal dental education. He elected to spend an additional three years at Pitt where he received a certificate of Advanced Training in Prosthodontics.

Dr. Eans was trained in crown and bridge, removable prosthetics, and extensive training in implant dentistry. He enjoys working step by step with all aspects of patient care. In his free time, Troy enjoys scuba diving, water skiing, and being outdoors. Dr. Eans is extremely excited to be joining the Pittsburgh Prosthodontist Practice of Drs. Werrin, Gruendel and Boles!!

Dr. Richard M. Boles

Dr. Boles is very pleased to have recently joined the practice of Drs. Werrin and Gruendel. He is a lifelong Pittsburgh Native. After graduating from the University of Pittsburgh Dental School, he devoted his career to his private practice in both the North and South Hills of Pittsburgh for twenty-five years. He is now part of our Dentist Pittsburgh PA team.

While a general practitioner, he has devoted his emphasis on Cosmetic, Implant and Endodontic procedures. The North Hills area is still his home with his wife Sue and children Julia and Tom. While not practicing, tennis, sking and playing music are his hobbies.