Peralta Dentist

3615 State Highway 47
Peralta, NM 87042

Cosmetic Dentist in Peralta

Our Team

Donna Riordan Kerr – Owner/Manager/Registered Dental Hygienist


Donna opened Just Clean Smiles in 2011 as a collaborative practice, and she loves being able to own and manage a dental practice in the way she feels it should be run. She is proud to work with Dr. Stewart and the rest of her team. They all work hard to keep their patients smiling. They strive to offer the best dental services to all ages and incomes so that our patients can benefit from quality dental care close to home.

Donna has over 41 years of experience in the dental field and graduated from the Ohio State University with a degree in dental hygiene in 1976. She then graduated from the University of New Mexico in 1984 with a dental hygiene degree in education.

She is married with three grown children, and she has a great passion for Appaloosa horses.

James D. Stewart, DDS

Doctor Stewart

Dr. Stewart earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1977 from the Indiana University School of Dentistry and has been practicing in the Bosque Farms/Peralta area for over 35 years. In order to comply with the license requirements, he is always taking continuing education courses. By continuing his education, he has gained a particular interest in dental implants, dentures, and tooth-conserving dentistry. Dr. Stewart completed curriculum at the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Studies and has undergone advanced implant surgical and prosthetic training. In addition, Dr. Stewart is a charter member of the Academy of Biometric Dentistry. As a dentist, Dr. Stewart pursues patient dental health through state-of-the-art conservative management.

Dr. Stewart and his wife, Diane, have been married 37 years and have four dogs and two cats. In his spare time, he loves to be in the outdoors, especially hiking. He also enjoys reading and playing the guitar, and he travels whenever possible.

Shaliena – Registered Dental Hygienist


Shaliena joined our team in August 2012 and loves the human connection; she has become good friends with our patients over the years. Patient education and helping people feel comfortable at the office are her specialties. She earned her Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene from the University of New Mexico in 2006. Shaliena is newly married and is a stepmom to her son and three rescue dogs. She and her husband love spending time at their son’s football games and traveling as a family when they have time.

Camille – Registered Dental Hygienist


Camille joined our team about a year ago. She is a 2000 graduate of the University of New Mexico’s dental hygiene program, and she went on to earn a master’s degree in dental hygiene in 2015. She feels very blessed to have been asked to be part of this practice. Just Clean Smiles is an asset to Valencia County, and Camille is proud to be part of an office that offers state-of-the-art care with a knowledgeable and caring staff. Camille listens to her patients so that she can meet their needs and desires. This, coupled with proper patient education, helps patients achieve optimal oral health and esthetics. Camille has two children.

Kristi - Office Administrator


Kristi is our Office Administrator. She has been in dentistry for over 20 years. Kristi is great at helping patients utilize their dental insurance benefits to their fullest extent. She is friendly and knows a lot of people here as she grew up in our local area. She has two sons and spends a lot of time with them.

Angelica - Dental Assistant


Angelica has over 15 years of experience in the dental field. She loves working with her patients and being part of a team that shares her goals. Her patients are the most important aspect of her job, and she strives to make their experiences the best by ensuring her patients receive the best possible care. She is married and has three children. Her hobbies include competitive powerlifting and spending time with her family and pets.

Dasha - Dental Assistant


Dasha has worked in the dental field for 5 years. She enjoys spending time with her 3 year old daughter and being outdoors. She is engaged to be married this year to her high school sweetheart. She enjoys providing great care for all of her patients and being a part of our wonderful team.

Samantha - Administrative Assistant/Mackenzie - Samantha's Office Mascot


Samantha is the newest member to the practice. She graduated from New Mexico State University in 2008 with a BA in Business Administration and a minor in Small Business and Entrepenuership. The past 12 years she spent as a veterniary technician but grew up in a family of dentists. After she had her daughter in December 2018, she decided to quit veterniary medicine and start the family business of dentistry. She married the love her life in October 2017 and just recently moved to Bosque Farms. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her husband and little girl, Mackenzie. She enjoys going to Elephant Butte Lake and hunting as a family. She has 3 fur babies, 2 dogs and 1 cat.

Mon - Thurs: 9am - 5pm