About Us

At Distinctive Dental, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures. At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer early morning, late evening & Saturday appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.

We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at Distinctive Dental looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care. See why our patients can’t stop smiling!

Distinctive Dental Staff

Our exceptional, friendly staff is our greatest asset. All of our dental assistants & hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on their current dental techniques & outstanding patient communication. With unmatched quality & integrity, they are dedicated to achieving the best possible results for you & your family.

Since your comfort & health are our top priorities, Distinctive Dental’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!

Meet the Distinctive Dental Staff

Tracy - Apple Valley Dental Manager


Manager At Apple Valley

Apple Valley, MN Location

Tracy has been our office manager for over 15 years. She loves to interact with Distinctive Dental’s patients & help them achieve their dental goals & has been happy to watch some of them grow up. Outside of the office, Tracy enjoys traveling with her two children & spending time with her horse & dogs. She also likes to run, do yoga & garden.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Apple Valley, MN Location

Maryam has a 20-year tenure as a dental hygienist & has been at Distinctive Dental for the last two years. She loves being part of a team that shares the same vision of personalized & comfortable patient care. She takes every opportunity to guide her patients toward better dental health & hygiene practices. At home with her family, Maryam loves to garden, cook, bake & entertain guests.

Theresa AV Hygienist


Dental Hygienist

Apple Valley, MN Location

Theresa comes to us with 33 years of hygiene experience. She has been making each patient’s visit a positive & pleasant experience for the last year she’s been here! Outside of work, she loves gardening, golfing, camping & volunteering at her local church & school. Theresa has been married for 35 years & has five children & four grandchildren.


Dental Assistant

Apple Valley, MN Location

Larissa is an experienced dental assistant with over 20 years on the job. There is never a dull moment for her, as her job involves a wide variety of tasks on a daily basis. When out of the office, she likes gardening, traveling & being exposed to new cultures.

Appointments 7am-7pm & on Saturdays!

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