We are a specialty practice best known for providing natural-looking customized dentures that give you the appearance and feel you want.
Our practice is small and as comfortable as a dental office can be. We are known for our meticulous attention to detail, and we pride ourselves on the level of respect, concern and warmth we show each of our patients. That might explain why so many general dentists in the region refer their most challenging cases to us, and why so many of our own patients recommend us to their friends and family.
Dedicated to providing a comprehensive diagnosis and a customized restoration plan for each and every patient, we design clearly defined treatment plans that minimize patient stress. Most treatment plans can be completed in stages, making the entire process more affordable.
Since receiving her D.D.S. from Marquette University in Milwaukee, Dr. Hermanson has practiced general dentistry in New York, Wisconsin, and California before moving to Minnesota, where she studied at the University of Minnesota Department of Graduate Prosthodontics and taught at the dental school. She has owned and operated Maplewood Prosthodontics since 1992. She has been a member of the St. Paul District Dental Society executive council since 2001, serving as its president in 2009-10.
After receiving her D.D.S. and master’s degree in prosthodontics from the University of Minnesota, Dr. Bangtson completed a residency in maxillofacial prosthodontics at the University of Chicago Medical Center. She has been in private practice in the Twin Cities since 1983. She is a past president of the Minnesota Prosthodontic Society. As a specialist in maxillofacial prosthodontics, Dr. Bangtson has extensive experience doing reconstructive dentistry for cancer survivors and people born with congenital defects, such as cleft palates.