Dr. Justin Patay


Dr. Justin grew up in the Carson Valley and later attended The University of Nevada. Dr. Justin attended UNLV School of Dental Medicine with fellow Dentist and good friend Dr. Josh.

Dr. Justin is very proud to be a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Nevada Dental Association (NDA), Northern Nevada Dental Society (NNDS), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and the International Congress of Oral Implantology (ICOOI). Dr Justin obtained his Fellowship from the AGD which is one of the highest honors earned rewarded from the AGD.

Dr Justin is always striving to achieve the goal of easy, comfortable and pain-free dentistry. Dr Justin can always be heard around the office truly enjoying his craft by laughing and humming with patient and his team. Dr. Justin understands that the expectation is to deliver quality care, however, the relationships we build with patients over a lifetime is the truly special part of our career and is greatly valued.

Dr. Justin has been married for 10 years to his awesome wife Carolina and together they have been blessed to have three outstanding kids, Sophia (9), Lucas (7), and Zach (3). All their kids have an outgoing personality, big hearts, and a craving for adventure! Carolina is a math major who has done a great job raising their kids and she loves paddle boarding, biking and sharing the same passion for adventure like her kids. Dr Justin enjoys being outdoors whether it’s mountain bike, dirt bike or running physical activity, travel and family are his passions.

I have been blessed to be a part of Sala Family Dentistry for over 7 years and seeing how caring people caring for people is not just a sticker on our front door, it’s our culture and the heart of our practice!