Oral Surgery Assistants


Jana graduated from Evansville High School and earned her diploma as a Licensed Dental Assistant from Central Lakes College in Brainerd. She enjoys the challenges and rewards that surgery offers and enjoys working in a state of the art oral surgery office.  She is ACLS and CPR certified and has several years of oral surgery experience. She is married to her husband Michael and they have 2 daughters together.  In her time away from work she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading, any outdoor activities and spending time at their cabin.




Courtney graduated from Hancock High School and earned her Dental Assistant License and certification from Northwest Technical College in Bemidji, MN.  Courtney enjoys making patients feel comfortable while getting their dental treatment.  She is first aid and CPR certified.  When Courtney is away from her patients she enjoys hiking, running, going to the lakes and spending time with her daughter.


Mary Jo

Mary Jo grew up in Dawson, MN and graduated from Dawson-Boyd Highschool.  She received her Dental Assistant License and Certification from Minnesota West Technical College in Canby, MN. She  loves the atmosphere of the Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinic and has several years of surgical assisting experience.  Mary Jo and her husband Charlie have three children together.  When she isn’t working she enjoys spending time at their cabin with family and friends.



Brita grew up in Alexandria and is a graduate of Jefferson High School. After obtaining her Bachelors degree in Nursing she worked at United Hospital in the Cardiac Critical Care Unit in St. Paul for 3 years. Brita and her husband, Andrew have 3 kids. When she’s not chasing the kids around she loves to be out running, biking, snowboarding, hiking, cross country skiing, and anything else outdoors.