Jordan D. Anderson, D.D.S.
A native of Bismarck, ND, Dr. Anderson always enjoyed his family’s summer visits to Minnesota, and he is excited to be able to make his home here. He completed his undergraduate studies at Concordia College in Moorhead, graduating summa cum laude with bachelor’s degrees in Biology and Classical Studies in 2004. He continued his education at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, graduating with Distinction with his Doctor of Dental Surgery in May 2008.
In June of 2008, Dr. Anderson moved north to Grand Rapids, MN, his wife’s hometown. He practiced for over two and a half years in Grand Rapids before joining Dr. Richard Thouin’s Woodland Dental Clinic in Coleraine in June 2011. Beginning August 1, 2012, following Dr. Thouin’s retirement, Dr. Anderson acquired Woodland Dental, forming Anderson Family Dental.
Dr. Anderson, along with his wife, Natalie and children Seth and Claire, is a member of Zion Lutheran Church in Grand Rapids, and enjoys playing piano, biking, canoeing, hiking, skiing and spending time with his family.
Marge – Scheduling/Financial Coordinator
Marge is available at the front desk for patient scheduling and treatment planning coordination, as well as assisting our patients with insurance and financial arrangements. She has an accounting degree from Itasca Community College and has been assisting patients at the Front Desk for over twenty years. Her favorite part of dentistry: “I enjoy getting to know our patients and helping them coordinate their dental care.”
Lisa – Licensed Dental Assistant
Lisa is available at the front desk, assisting in patient scheduling, in addition to chair-side assisting. A graduate of Grand Rapids High School, Lisa received her dental assisting certificate from Hibbing Community College. She has been a practicing dental assistant for the past 15 years. Raised in the Cohasset/Grand Rapids area, Lisa enjoys her family. Her favorite aspect of dentistry is “meeting new people, helping people and getting to see patients over the years.”
Natalie – Office Manager
Natalie is the clinic office manager. A 2000 graduate of Grand Rapids High School, Natalie met her husband, Jordan, while at Concordia College in Moorhead, MN. She enjoys books, movies and crafts, but her biggest and best job is raising her two children: Seth (b. 2010) and Claire (b. 2012).
Janna – Licensed Dental Assistant
Janna is an assistant at Anderson Family Dental. She grew up in Hibbing, and after graduating from high school, she continued her education at Hibbing Community College, earning her Dental Assisting degree in 1999. Janna is warm, friendly, well organized, and works hard to make sure all patients feel welcome. She brings the gentleness and care that patients appreciate. In her free time, Janna likes gardening, fishing boating, camping and being outside, enjoying the northland with her family and friends. She has a 90 pound lab who is ready to go wherever she takes him.
Mallory – Registered Dental Hygienist
Mallory joined Anderson Family Dental as an assistant in the Fall of 2012. She grew up in Floodwood, working at several small businesses there, getting to know many people. She graduated from high school in 2004. Mallory continued her education at Lake Superior College, graduating in 2011 as a dental hygienist. She enjoys spending time at her cabin – fishing and skiing in summer, and snowmobiling in the winter – and spending time with family, friends and her dogs. Mallory’s favorite aspect of dentistry is: “getting to know the patients and being a part of helping them maintain their beautiful smiles.”
Mylynn – Registered Dental Hygienist
Mylynn has been a hygienist for over 25 years. raised in Bagley, MN, she graduated from hygiene school in 1993 I Wahpeton, ND. She’s been married to her husband since 1995, and they have two children. They love to be on the lake in the summer or do anything as a family outdoors any time of the year. “I love what I do just as much or more than when I started.
Dr. Anderson with wife Natalie, son Seth and daughter Claire.