Dentistry for the Entire Family in Fridley MN
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Licensed Dental Hygienists

Your Prevention Ally in Oral Health

Dentistry for the Entire Family‘s dental hygienists are your ally in the prevention and treatment of oral diseases such as dental caries (cavities), periodontal (gum) disease, and oral cancer.
 
In office preventive services combined with good oral hygiene between dental visits help to boost your overall health by reducing inflammation in your body which research has shown to reduce your risk for heart attack and stroke.
 
Our dental hygienists are available Monday-Friday and offer a wide variety of appointment times to fit your busy schedule: early, over the lunch hour, and Wednesday evenings.
 
Read our reviews from existing patients. You’ll see that no matter how long its been since your last dental visit, we promise:
 

No Lectures, No Scolding, No Judgments

 
Call (763) 586-9988 to schedule an appointment or click to request an appointment online today.

 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist KathyKathy

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 1988
 
What do I love most about working at Dentistry for the Entire Family? “I love the fact that I’ve been able to work for Dr. Cretzmeyer for 27 years and watch many of my once young patients mature into adults with families of their own”.
 
Kathy has an AS in Dental Hygiene from the University of Minnesota. She holds advanced certifications to administer local anesthesia and is CPR certified.
 
Kathy lives in White Bear Lake with her husband and three nearly grown children. Kathy hails from Wisconsin and is a loyal “cheese head” of the Green Bay Packers. She loves to stay active and watch reality TV shows.

 


 

 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist SueSue

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 1988
 
What do I love most about working at Dentistry for the Entire Family? “The patients! It’s so much fun to
have watched many of my patient’s who I saw as kids, mature into adults and are now bringing their kids in for dental care”.

 
Sue has an AS in Dental Hygiene from Minnesota State University. She holds advanced certifications to administer local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, and is certified in CPR.
 
Sue lives in Medina with her husband. Together they have three children and a son-in law. Sue volunteers at her church, her children’s schools, and a board member of several Orono athletic associations. In her spare time, Sue enjoys golfing, downhill skiing, traveling, and on occasion has participated in some theatre.
 


 

 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist MichelleMichelle

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 1996
 
What excites me most about being in dentistry? “The advancements of technology both in the dental practice and in the consumer dental products market over the past 25 years.” Michelle thrives on technical details, evidence based research, and is a dental product geek. Her personal favorite home care product?
An electric toothbrush, “the results are amazing and measurable”.
 
Michelle has a BS in Dental Hygiene Collaborative Practice from Metropolitan State University, AS degree in Dental Hygiene from Normandale Community College, and received a Dental Assistant Certificate from Hennepin Technical College.
 
Michelle holds advanced certifications to administer nitrous oxide, local anesthesia, restorative functions, and is certified in CPR.
 
After hours, Michelle is an avid gardener and a published botanical paper artist. She volunteers as a Certified Master Gardener in her community. Michelle lives in Ham Lake with her fiance, Mike and Bruno, a Boxer rescue.

 


 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist MaryMary

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 1998
 
Why did I become a dental hygienist? “To use my knowledge, experience, and expertise to provide a service that benefits our global society”.
 
Mary is a lifelong learner and has earned multiple degrees: AS in Dental Hygiene (St. Cloud Technical College), BS in Community Psychology (St. Cloud State University), Dental Assistant Certificate (Central Lakes College), and in 2016 will graduate from the University of Minnesota with a MS degree in Dental Hygiene.
 
In addition to her position at Dentistry for the Entire Family, Mary is an adjunct dental faculty teacher at Herzing University and provides dental care for US soldiers returning home from active duty. Mary is a member of the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) and is a dental US volunteer with Medical Teams International and Global Dental Relief. Mary has traveled to India, Africa, Romania, Mexico, and Moldova. Both organizations provide medical and dental care to impoverished children worldwide.
 
Mary has three grown children and in her spare time enjoys spending time outdoors: running, camping, fishing, and snowmobiling.

 


 

 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist LisaLisa

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 1999
 
What do I love most about working at Dentistry for the Entire Family? “Working with patients”. Patients often compliment and tell me that I’m knowledgeable and efficient with a caring, gentle approach to patient care“.
 
Lisa has an AS degree from Herzing University and Dental Assistant Certificate from Lakeland Dental Academy. In addition to her position at Dentistry for the Entire Family, Lisa is an adjunct dental faculty teacher at Herzing University and is a member of the Herzing University Advisory Board Committee and participates yearly in Give Kids A Smile Day and Special Olympic Special Smiles Dental Screenings.
 
Lisa holds advanced certifications to administer nitrous oxide, local anesthesia, restorative functions, and is certified in CPR.
 
Lisa has two adult children and is a volunteer of MN Hooved Animal Rescue. In her free time, Lisa enjoys riding horses, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.

 


 

 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist CarolCarol

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 2001
 
What do I enjoy most about being a dental hygienist? “The patients! I enjoy meeting new people and building long lasting relationships with patients and their families. It’s a privilege to be able to work with patients one on one to help them achieve and improve their dental health and general well being”.
 
Carol has an AS in Dental Hygiene from the University of Minnesota and has advanced certifications to administer local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, and is certified in CPR.
 
Carol lives in Fridley, has two adult children, and teaches Cuban Salsa dance lessons. Carol auditioned for Dancing with the Stars. She was not chosen as a finalist but has won several other ballroom and Latin dancing competitions. Off the dance floor, Carol enjoys singing, staying fit, and spending time with her family and friends.

 


 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist JuliaJulia

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 2004
 
What do I enjoy most about being a dental hygienist? “I enjoy working with patients and building positive relationships that directly impact a patient’s view about dentistry”.
 
Julia has an AS degree in Dental Hygiene from Argosy University, Dental Assistant Certificate from Minnesota School of Business, and has advanced certifications to administer local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, and is certified in CPR.  In addition to her position at Dentistry for the Entire Family, Julia is an Oral Health Advisor for Colgate.
 
Julia is a team captain for Time to Fly, a yearly walk/run event that raises monies for Children’s Cancer Research. Julia enjoys traveling, competitive running, and spending time with her family and friends.

 


 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist EmilyEmily

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 2014
 
Why did I become a dental hygienist? “I love to help and see people happy and confident when they smile”.
 
Emily graduated Magna Cum Laude from Minnesota State University where she earned a BS in Dental Hygiene and has advanced certifications to administer local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, and is certified in CPR.
 
Emily participates yearly in Give Kids A Smile Day and Mission of Mercy events. Both organizations provide dental care to underserved populations.
 
Emily lives in Minneapolis, loves sports, fitness, and Taco Tuesdays! In the summer, Emily loves heading to the beach or on a boat having fun with family and friends.
 


 

Dentistry for the Entire Family Dental Hygienist AshleyAshley

Joined Dentistry for the Entire Family in 2015
 
Why did I become a dental hygienist? “Being obsessed with the health and appearance of my own smile inspired me to become a dental hygienist. I love the opportunity to get to know each patient and help them to achieve a healthy, beautiful smile”.
 
Ashely has AS degree in Dental Hygiene and Dental Assistant from Century College and has advanced certifications to administer local anesthesia, nitrous oxide, and is certified in CPR. Ashley has also completed laser bacterial decontamination training from the Academy of Laser Dentistry.
 
Ashley and her family live on a farm in Stacy. Ashley enjoys gardening, hunting, fishing, and playing golf.

Contact

Dentistry For the Entire Family

1099 East Moore Lake Drive

Fridley, MN 55432

Phone (763) 586-9988

Fax (763) 586-9977

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Hours of Operation

Monday 7:30am - 5:00pm

Tuesday 7:30am - 5:00pm

Wednesday 7:30am - 8:00pm

Thursday 7:30am - 5:00pm

Friday 7:30am - 4:30pm

Saturday Closed

Sunday Closed