Our Practice

Kenneth D. Vaughn, DDS

Kenneth D. Vaughn was born and raised in Northern Nevada.  Dr. Vaughn attended the University of Nevada and graduated in 1986 with a Bachelor in Science Degree.  He then earned his DDS degree at the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, graduating in 1989 and earning several Dental Honor Society Awards.

Dr. Vaughn is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Northern Nevada Dental Society, and the Northern Nevada Peer Review Committee. He has been part of the Northern Nevada Peer Review Committee for the past 10 years.  He is committed to giving his patients quality dental care and staying up with all the newest advances in dentistry and dental technology.

Dr. Vaughn loves spending time with his wife Andrea and his children Mitchell, Martha, Rachael Caleb and Josie. He enjoys hunting, fishing, camping and golf and looks forward to passing along his love for the outdoors to his grandchildren.


L. John K. VanHorn D.D.S.

vanhornDr. VanHorn was born and raised in Sparks, Nevada. He graduated from Reed High School, and went on to attend University of Nevada, Reno, (UNR) obtaining his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology, with distinction. Dr. VanHorn then pursued his Master’s Degree in Biochemistry for two years at UNR before being accepted into dental school. Dr. VanHorn graduated from the University of the Pacific, School of Dentistry, in San Francisco in 2006. Since graduating from dental school, Dr. VanHorn has been providing dental care for Northern Nevada residents and their families.

Dr. VanHorn not only enjoys providing patients with beautiful, healthy smiles and a positive dental experience but his goal is to educate patients so as to fulfill each patient’s individual needs and expectations. He aims to treat each and every patient with the utmost respect and courtesy.

Dr. VanHorn devotes most of his free time with his wife and young family of 4 children enjoying the natural benefits of our area.


John C. McLennan DMD

mclennanJohn C. McLennan was born and raised in Reno, Nevada. In 2010, he graduated from the University of San Diego, Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish, and minors in Biology and Chemistry. He then earned his D.M.D. degree from Oregon Health and Science University, School of Dentistry, in 2015. Dr. McLennan graduated with Honors and was inducted into the National Dental Honor Society, Omicron Kappa Upsilon. After dental school, he continued his dental education by completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency at the VA Healthcare System in Long Beach, CA. In residency, Dr. McLennan gained further experience in prosthodontics, endodontics, oral surgery and implants.

Dr. McLennan strives to deliver patient centered care and to create an environment where patients feel at ease and comfortable while receiving the highest quality care. Having volunteered on dental humanitarian trips to the Dominican Republic and the Philippines, Dr. McLennan has a heart to give back to others and enjoys being able to serve both the local community and those abroad.

Dr. McLennan loves spending time with his wonderful wife and their dog. He also enjoys fly-fishing, hunting, skiing and spending time in the outdoors.