Meet Our Doctors & Team

At Willits Modern Dentistry we are happy to have Dr. Henry Rued and Dr. Richard Anderson, two of the most skilled dentists in the Willits, Ukiah and surrounding areas. They have also taken care to assemble one of the finest dental teams to provide our patients with the best quality care in a relaxing and comforting environment. Read biographies we have provided below and get to know a little bit about the doctors and team at Willits Modern Dentistry.

Henry W. Rued, DDS

Dr. Rued was born and grew up in Santa Rosa California where he attended Santa Rosa Junior College and Sonoma State University completing his pre-med studies and receiving a B.A. in English. His post graduate education was at Georgetown University where he was awarded his D.D.S. degree. He then elected to further his formal dental education by completing a general practice residency with the Veteran’s Administration at the Wadsworth Hospital in Los Angeles. Dr. Rued opened his practice in Willits in 1980.

Professional Memberships

Dr. Rued is currently a member of the following professional organizations and associations:

Richard P. Anderson, DDS

Richard P. Anderson, DDSDr. Richard Anderson, DDS, is the Dental Director for a Mendocino County Dental Service Organization and an Associate Dentist at Willits Modern Dentistry. He brings 25 years of experience in all aspects of advanced dental care with emphasis on treatment through advanced

After Dr. Anderson’s advanced education and service in the US Air Force, he has started two different dental practices from scratch, and owned/operated a large successful 9 operatory, 5 dentist practice in lovely Santa Rosa, CA. Currently he works in all his offices in Mendocino County. He is a CEREC Basic and Advanced trainer for SIRONA and Patterson and lectures worldwide on how to make the CEREC based dental practice fast, efficient, and profitable through advanced team based systems and marketing. Dr. Anderson provides education in 3-D Imagining to the dental/medical community in Northern California through his company Empower Digital Dental, and also teaches other dentists how to use this amazing technology in all aspects of patient treatment including, orthodontics, implants, same day crowns-bridges-veneers-esthetic dental restorations, root canals, and disease diagnosis and treatment planning.

Dr. Anderson has a large family and loves to take care of his patients as if they were his family. His warm, caring, and positive attitude is refreshing. He tells his patient exactly what they need and backs it up with patient demonstrated evidence through modern technological imaging.

Our Team

At Willits Modern Dentistry, we are happy to have a truly great dental team that is both caring and capable, and that provides excellent care to all our patients!

Our back-office staff is well trained at assisting in delivering efficient and comfortable care, while meeting the highest standards in sterilization techniques.

Our front-office staff is happy to help patients coordinate convenient appointments to complete care while assisting patients with treatment plan estimates, insurance information, and insurance billing. Our front office staff bill your insurance electronically and are able to attach digital images to help you get insurance payments quickly.

  • As a team — they support and help each other.
  • As professionals — they are highly qualified and diligent with patient care their highest priority.
  • As people — they are kind and caring — considering their patients their friends.