Meet The Team
Denise, Dental Hygienist
Denise graduated from Minnesota State University with a degree in Dental Hygiene and Community Health and has been with the Integrity Dental care team since 2004! She really enjoys getting to know patients and their families. Denise resides in Woodbury with her husband, daughter, and son. In her spare time, she enjoys watching her children’s sports, traveling, reading, boating, and spending time at their cabin in Northern Minnesota.
Kristin graduated from Normandale Community College with a degree in Dental Hygiene in 2012. She loves helping her patients maximize their oral hygiene and overall health. She enjoys connecting with each of her patients on a personal level to make them feel comfortable and to leave with a great experience. Kristin is married and has one son and three cats. She values health and wellness; clean eating/cooking, and teaches yoga and group fitness. In her free time, she enjoys reading (especially audio-books), family barbecues, and camping.
Lacey, Dental Hygienist
Lacey graduated from Herzing University with a degree in Dental Hygiene. Her passion is in understanding each patient’s individual needs and educating them about their oral health. She lives in Cottage Grove with her husband and children. In her spare time, Lacey loves to garden, read, and watch her kids’ sporting events.
Larissa graduated with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from the University of Minnesota in 2006. Her favorite part about being a hygienist is finding unique, customized ways to help patients keep their smiles healthy, or guiding them back to good habits if it has been a few years since their last visit. She lives in Cottage Grove with her husband and children. You may see her around town at soccer games, the dog park, and likely the grocery store, since she loves to cook and is always trying new recipes!
DeeAnn graduated from Concordia University – St. Paul in 1997 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology. She worked in Human Resources Benefits for five years before returning to school and graduating from Normandale Community College – Bloomington with a degree in Dental Hygiene. We are so grateful that she found her calling in the dental field! DeeAnn enjoys traveling with her husband, as well as cycling and running.
Jen has over twenty year’s experience in the dental field and joined the Integrity Dental Care team in 2014. She is a long-term resident of Cottage Grove, where she lives with her husband and two children. Jen loves to spend her time outside of the office fulfilling her role as a “Dance Mom,” or kicking back poolside in the summer months.
Misty’s interest in a career in dentistry began in junior high school and she now has over 20 years of experience in the field! She really enjoys talking with our patients, whether its answering questions about the day’s procedure or swapping favorite recipes. She and her husband love cheering on their two boys in sports and spending time at the family cabin. Misty also loves to run and participates in many local races!
Originally from Mankato, Alisha graduated from the University of Minnesota-Mankato in 2000 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Marketing. After a few years in sales, she decided she needed to pursue a different path. Alisha returned to school and graduated from Minneapolis Community Technical College as a Dental Assistant in 2011. She enjoys all aspects of general dentistry as well as helping patients feel comfortable while they are in our care. Alisha lives in Cottage Grove with her husband and two kids and enjoys reading, music and spending time with her family.