Carrying a Tradition of Smiles

Three Generations

For Dr. Just, orthodontics was a natural career choice.

He practiced with his father, Dr. Harold Just, who practiced with his father Dr. William Just.

The Just’s are known for creating beautiful smiles on the lakeshore since 1919.

About Dr. Just


Dr. Jeff Just earned his Bachelor’s degree in Economics at the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1984. He then followed in his grandfather’s footsteps and attended Marquette University School of Dentistry.

He graduated with his Dental Degree in 1988. In order to become an orthodontist, Dr. Just completed two additional years of training at the Northwestern Dental School in 1990.


Professional Affiliations

  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American Wisconsin Dental Association
  • Eagle Scout
  • Healthy Teeth Healthy Communities of Manitowoc County (founding board member)
  • Manitowoc Sunrise Rotary Club
  • Midwestern Society of Orthodontists
  • Orthodontic Exchange Study Club
  • Pragmatic Study Club
  • Progressive Orthodontic Study Club
  • Wisconsin Society of Orthodontists

Dr. Just is a past president of the Manitowoc Calumet County Dental Society and is a certified Damon Educator. Just Orthodontics won the Small Business of the Year award from the Manitowoc County Chamber of Commerce in 2013 and was selected as Best Orthodontist in both Manitowoc and Sheboygan.

Dr. Harold Just headshot
I enjoy anything that keeps me outdoors in nature and that’s something that hasn’t changed since I was a little kid. – Dr. Just

Outside the Office

Dr. Just has been married to his wife Sue for more than 25 years. They spend most of their free time with their three sons – Braden, Ethan and Owen.

If Jeff hadn’t become an orthodontist he probably would be a tree forester. He has planted over 90,000 trees in the past 20 years as he builds and grows his own forest.