DR. BYRON DUVALL
Dr. Byron V. Duvall is a native St. Louisan who has practiced in the St. Louis community for over 30 years. A product of St. Louis Public Schools, Dr. Duvall attended John Scullin Elementary and Northwest High school. After graduation he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Biology/Chemistry from Xavier University of Louisiana and later completed his professional training at Meharry Medical College, School of Dentistry, earning a Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1980.
Dr. Duval opened Mid City Dental Services in 1982 on the ground floor of the Grand Tower Apts at Grand and Laclede Ave. In 1986, he relocated to the corner if Jefferson and Chouteau Ave and remain there until 2015 when he moved his practice into the present location on Olive St.
He has always believed that all people are entitled to receive 'Quality Care from Those Who Care' and that providing quality care should be a way of life. Striving for clinical excellence while providing a professional and welcoming environment for patients is at high value.
Dr. Duvall is a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity and belongs to both Mound City and Greater St. Louis Dental Societies. Having received numerous awards and recognitions, Dr. Duvall is most proud that he is able to give back to the community by providing dental services in low income areas with non-profits he founded in 1995 with Dr. Derdick and Joseph. Since its inception thousands of children in the public schools have received dental care.
06/95 - 06/05 Co Founder of Gateway Preventive Dental LLC
06/05 - present President of Board of Directors for the Gateway to Oral Health Foundation
06/82- present Proprietor for an established general family dental practice, located at
2211 Olive Street, known as Mid-City Dental Services
12/76- present Innovator of Project CHILDCARE, established in Nashville, Tennessee
with nationwide extensions in Memphis, Detroit, and Mobile.
10/80 - 06/82 General Dental practitioner with several group practices in St. Louis, Missouri.
06/82 - present Advanced courses in various fields of General Dentistry
06/82 - present Educational courses in Business Administration at various
Colleges in the St. Louis area.
08/76 - 06/80 Meharry Medical College School of Dentistry, 1800 Meharry Blvd. Nashville, TN
37208. Degree: Doctor of Dental Surgery
08/79 - 05/76 Xavier University of Louisiana, New Orleans, Louisiana
Major: Biology and Chemistry (Pre-Medicine) Degree: Bachelor of Science
American Dental Association Xavier University Alumni Association
National Dental Association Meharry Medical College Alumni Association
Mound City Dental Society McFoulon Hopewell Scholarship Foundation
Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity National Association for the Advancement of Colored People
Chairman Dr. Derrick O. Frye Scholarship Fund
Treasurer Hopewell McFoulon Scholarship Fun
Chairman Kappa Alpha Psi League Program (Mentoring program for
Minorities interested in the health profession)
Board Member Anthem College
Chairman/Fundraising Mound City Dental Society
Byron V. DuVall, D.D.S.
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2009 Americas Top Dentist Award
2007 Small Business of the Year Recognition
2007 Community Partner of the Year YWCA of Metro St. Louis
2006 Who’s Who in America
IOTA PHI LAMBDA Young Black Achievers Award
Outstanding Leadership Award
Outstanding Young Men of America
Magna Cum Laude at Xavier University
Beta Beta Beta Honor Society
Alpha Delta Epsulon Honor Society
American Fund for Dental Health Scholarship Recipient
United Negro College Fund Scholarship Recipient
Phillip Harmong Scholarship
Oak Ridge National Research Laboratory Stipend Recipient