Meet the Team

Our highly qualified, friendly staff will make you feel at home from the moment you walk in the door. From our knowledgeable patient care coordinators to our exceptionally skilled assistants and hygienists, we are ready to take care of your dental needs and welcome you into our dental family!

 

Karen – Director of Operations

Karen is a Licensed, Certified Dental Assistant as well as our business administrator who joined our crew in 2005. She graduated from South Central College with a Bachelor’s in Dental Assisting and a Diploma in Business Administration. Karen enjoys spending  time with her husband and two teenage girls, coaching dance and spending time at the family cabin. Most weekends you can find Momma Karen being her girls biggest supporter at dance competitions! 

 

 
 Melinda – Patient Care Coordinator

Melinda is our fantastic patient and financial coordinator, who has been with the team since 2014. She graduated with an Associate’s in Biomedical Technology and a Bachelor’s in Zoology. Melinda enjoys spending time with her family- which now includes her third kiddo, Vincent! In her free time, she enjoys spending time camping, hiking and gardening. Anything outdoors will do! 

 

Courtney – Dental Assistant

Courtney is a Licensed Dental Assistant who graduated from Dakota County Technical College in 2012 and is so excited to be apart of the crew that she joined in 2020. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and two kids out on the lake, going to concerts, and cheering on her favorite Minnesota sports teams! Believe it or not, she can also kick some grass out on the soccer field. 

 
 

Gabby – Lead Dental Hygienist and Marketing Coordinator

Gabby is a Registered Dental Hygienist and our Marketing/Social Media “behind the scenes” who joined our crew in 2018. She was  born and raised in Chatfield, Minnesota. Gabby graduated from the University of Minnesota- School of Dentistry in 2018, with her Bachelor of Science in dental hygiene. She loves spending time with family/friends, playing volleyball, working out, traveling and hanging out with her pup Finley. She is also a proud new homeowner and official resident of Prior Lake!

 
 
 

 Tasha – Dental Hygienist 

Tasha is a Registered Dental Hygienist who joined the crew in 2018. She graduated from Minnesota State-Mankato with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and earned her Associates in dental hygiene from Argosy University in 2017.  Tasha enjoys spending time with family, friends and my golden retriever,  being outside, working out, and going to country concerts.  Her son, Everett, enjoys keeping this momma on her toes!

 

 Amanda – Dental Hygienist 

Amanda is a Registered Dental Hygienist who joined our crew in 2020 and is ecstatic about being able to practice and serve in the community in which she lives! Amanda graduated from The University of South Dakota in 2013. She is our “Floss Boss” who will be more than happy to answer any questions you may have about the latest and greatest dental hygiene products and techniques. Outside of the office, Amanda enjoys time on the lake with her husband and family, spending time with her cat Opie, as well as checking out local restaurants and wineries. 

 
 Tracy- Dental Hygienist

Tracy is a Registered Dental Hygienist who joined the crew in 2022! She graduated in 2015 with her Associates Degree from Herzing. Every time you see Tracy, she will be excited to work with you and tailor your visit to your specific wants and needs! She has a true passion for connecting with her patients. Tracy loves spending time with friends and family, traveling, and enjoying time outdoors!