Dr. Joel R. Kaines
Born and raised in Fenton, Michigan, Dr. Kaines pursued a westward track before starting his practice in Fort Collins in 1998. While earning his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dr. Kaines competed for the Badger’s top notch Division I cross country and track teams. With a zoology degree and All-American honors in the steeplechase, he moved to Minneapolis with his wife, Kirstin. After graduating from dental school at the University of Minnesota in 1997, Dr. Kaines completed a one year fellowship at the U of MN. He then fulfilled a lifelong dream of moving to Colorado. Dr. Kaines consistently challenges his professional growth with continuing education, and firmly believes in keeping abreast of updates in the field to best serve our patients. He strives to educate patients about treatment options to help them make informed dental decisions. Dr. Kaines enjoys the relationships he has built with his patients and their families over twenty years of delivering quality, compassionate care.
When he’s not working, Dr. Kaines loves to explore the beauty of Colorado with his wife and four teenage kids. When he isn’t cheering them on in their activities, Joel enjoys mountain and road biking, hiking, downhill skiing, snowshoeing, and backpacking in the mountains. He is passionate about hockey and plays as much as he can. On quiet days, he loves to relax with a good book or a documentary.
Dr. Kaines was a recipient of a 2012 “Pink Rock” from the Women’s Resource Center for Outstanding Community Leadership in Fort Collins. He served on the dental advisory board to facilitate the start of the Health District Family Dental Clinic, a low income health clinic in Fort Collins. Dr. Kaines also served as president of the Spring Creek Medical complex for five years.
Joel R. Kaines, DDS – Fort Collins, CO Dentist
Dr. Kaines is an active member of the following Dental Associations:
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Kaines and the Fort Collins office of Spring Creek Dental, call (970) 482-8883.