40 UNDER 40 HONOREES

CLAY GRUBBS

  • Clinton, MS
  • Clinton Dental Care

Age:

37

Name of Practice:

Clinton Dental Care

Specialty:

Family dentistry

Education:

DMD, University of Mississippi School of Dentistry


Why He Was Nominated

Dr. Grubbs exudes both dental and business acumen, having successfully bought and merged
four practices into one.

Inspiration

Dr. Grubbs didn’t have to look far for footsteps to follow. “My dad is also a dentist; he was my inspiration.”

Philosophy

“I attribute my success to the Lord. He has blessed me with a great practice and wonderful new building. My dad, for encouraging me to become a dentist, and my wife, Dottie, for supporting me all these years. Finally, my wonderful staff, who help make this practice successful and keep it running smoothly.”

Something People Don't Know

“I’m a leukemia survivor and have been in remission for 26 years.”