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Registered Dental Hygienist

Patty is a registered dental hygienist and has been working with Dr. Dvorak for the past 15 years. Patty graduated from Minnesota State University, Mankato where she excelled in academics and athletics as she competed on the women’s track and field team. She enjoys seeing patients of all ages and helping them achieve optimal oral health. Patty lives in Eden Prairie with her husband and two young daughters that keep her very busy. She stays active with hobbies including biking, traveling, camping, baking, family, friends and motherhood!

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Registered Dental Assistant

Susie is a licensed registered dental assistant who graduated from Normandale Community College. She has been an assistant for many years and she enjoys working with Dr. Dvorak and the team at Gentle Dental Care. Susie lives in New Prague with her husband, Steve and their son, and daughter. She enjoys outdoor activities, running, biking, walking and hiking! She enjoys spending any time with her family and friends also.

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Patient Care Coordinator

Michelle has been with our practice for 8 years and enjoys helping patients in any way she can. She is the office manager and the patient care coordinator. Michelle is also a dental assistant. She will greet you with a warm and welcoming smile at every visit! Michelle lives in New Prague with her husband and two sons.In her spare time, she enjoys running, reading, traveling and spending time with her family and friends.