Dental Assistants



Evie grew up in Northern Minnesota, went to dental assisting school in Moorhead and graduated in 1983. Evie has worked mainly in general family practice and joined Maple Grove Family Dental in 2002.



Heidi was born in Flint, MI and came to MN when she was 5 years old. Heidi graduated from Blaine High School in 1983, and she has always known that she wanted to be in the health field. Heidi graduated from Minneapolis Technical college in 1987 as a Dental Assistant. She has been with MGFDC for 19 years. Heidi is married and has 2 boys.



Julie went to Lakeland Medical/Dental Academy and graduated with honors in 1989. She has been a certified and licensed assistant for 23 years and is proud to say that she has spent 14 years with Maple Grove Family Dental. Julie enjoys getting to know her patients and is committed to making them feel important when they are in the office.



Brooklyn grew up in White Bear Lake and graduated from Herzing College in 2006. She really enjoys being a Dental Assistant, getting to meet patients and exploring what is new in dentistry. When she is not in the office, she loves being with her husband and their three wonderful boys! They enjoy playing outside, going swimming and having dance parties! She also enjoys running, being crafty and cooking.



Kourtney grew up in Scandia, MN. She attended college at Century College in White Bear Lake, MN and Graduation in May, 2016 with an Associate in Applied Science Degree, Associate in Dental Assisting Degree and Dental Assisting Certificate. She started working as LDA/SDA at Maple Grove Family Dental Clinic in April 2016. Her favorite thing to do outside of work is spend time with her family.

Patient Testimonials

Dr. Grinde is the best! He and his team treat everyone like they ARE family and it shows! There is no one else I would trust my family with. We drive from the south metro and I never think twice... [+]