Dental Hygienists



Patti grew up in Brooklyn Center. Graduated from Normandale College in 1985 as a Dental Assistant. Returned to Normandale for Dental Hygiene – graduated in 1989. Patti has been at MGFDC for 20 years. She and her husband have one son and live in Eden Prairie.



Laurel grew up in Montana. In 1976, and graduated with a degree in Dental Hygiene from Columbus College in Georgia. She moved to MN in 1977 and joined MGFDC in 1995. Laurel has 3 children and lives in Coon Rapids.



Julie is a registered dental hygienist and received her Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from the University of MN in 1995. She has been a team member with Maple Grove Family Dental Clinic for over 12 years.



Julia graduated from Argosy University and received her License in Dental Hygiene in 2003. Her dental career began as a dental assistant in 1996. Julia's love for the dental field inspired her to return to school for dental hygiene.



Sarah received her A.A. degree in General Education and A.S. degree in Criminal Justice from North Hennepin Community College in Brooklyn Park, MN. She received her A.A.S. in both Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene from Herzing University in Crystal, MN. She completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Minnesota State University in Mankato. She is currently a full-time hygienist at MGFDC and teaches part-time at Herzing University as part of their dental hygiene faculty. She has enjoyed living and working in Maple Grove for over ten years. She enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, two cats and dog, Bella.

Patient Testimonials

Being that I was a new patient, I was a bit nervous. But, I was pleased with everyone and everything. Thank you so much. - P.S. I was a patient with my other dentist for forty years... [+]