Hugh W. Gruhn, DDS

Meet Dr. Gruhn

Dr. Gruhn was born in Iowa, raised in Janesville, Wisconsin. He learned much of his gentle patient care observing his father, an internal medicine physician.

Dr. Gruhn graduated from the University of Arizona with a degree in Biology. His dental education was at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. Dr. Gruhn practiced in Seattle for 20 years before returning to the desert in 2012. He is very happy to have taken over for Dr. Gary Robinett, who had presided over the practice for 42 years.

Dr. Gruhn is married with four children. His wife, Carolyn, was responsible for procurement of our new facility as well as the design and remodel.  She is also involved with marketing for the practice. Dr. Gruhn has three children in college and one in the 9th grade at Notre Dame Preparatory High School.

Dr. Gruhn has donated time and expertise to Medical Teams International to aid veterans and senior citizens.

In his free time, Dr. Gruhn enjoys time with family, travel, tennis, and golf.