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We found 55 dentists who accept Blue Advantage Silver HMO 004 near Long Lake, MN.

Dr. Abdollah Rahimi
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2765 Kelley Pky; Suite 120
Orono, MN
 

Dr. Abdollah Rahimi's specialties are oral and maxillofacial pathology and oral and maxillofacial surgery. He takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Rahimi's medical residency was performed at Harlem Hospital Center. He speaks Persian. He is professionally affiliated with North Memorial Health Care and Regions Hospital.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Central Avenue N; Suite 126
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Mark Omlie is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Edina, MN, Burnsville, MN, and Eden Prairie, MN. He obtained his medical school training at the University of Minnesota Medical School and performed his residency at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Nancie J Petersen
Specializes in Dentistry
18305 Minnetonka Boulevard; Suite 100
Deephaven, MN
 

Dr. Nancie Johnson's specialty is dentistry. The average patient rating for Dr. Johnson is 4.5 stars out of 5. Dr. Johnson takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Frederick J Haas
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Central Avenue N; Suite 126
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Frederick Haas practices oral and maxillofacial surgery in Edina, MN, Burnsville, MN, and Eden Prairie, MN. Dr. Haas's training includes a residency program at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. His average patient rating is 4.0 stars out of 5. He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Eric F Stich
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Central Avenue N; Suite 126
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Eric Stich practices oral and maxillofacial surgery in Edina, MN, Burnsville, MN, and Eden Prairie, MN. For his professional training, Dr. Stich completed a residency program at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Brett J Kurtzman
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Central Avenue N; Suite 126
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Brett Kurtzman's specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He completed his residency training at the University of Minnesota Medical Center, Fairview. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Kurtzman honors.

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Andrew Graham Pearson
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Central Avenue N; Suite 126
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Andrew Pearson works as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Edina, MN, Burnsville, MN, and Chanhassen, MN. He takes several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. Dr. Pearson trained at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota for residency.

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Kyle D Tidstrom
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Central Avenue N; Suite 126
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Kyle Tidstrom practices oral and maxillofacial surgery. For his professional training, Dr. Tidstrom completed a residency program at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Tidstrom accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Mark J Harrington
Specializes in Orthodontics
15600 36th Avenue N; Suite 170
Plymouth, MN
 

Dr. Mark Harrington's specialty is orthodontics (braces). Dr. Harrington takes Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. His residency was performed at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota.

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Stephen R Gulbrandsen
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Central Avenue N; Suite 126
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Stephen Gulbrandsen works as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. He trained at Mayo Clinic for residency. Dr. Gulbrandsen honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Periodontics
3475 Plymouth Boulevard; Suite 200
Plymouth, MN
 

Dr. Jeanne Barss works as a periodontist. She accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

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Douglas John McNaught
Specializes in General Dentistry
1870 W. Wayzata Boulevard
Long Lake, MN
 

Dr. Douglas McNaught's area of specialization is general dentistry. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

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Stephen Robert Nelson
Specializes in Orthodontics
250 N Central Avenue
Wayzata, MN
 

Dr. Stephen Nelson works as an orthodontist in Minnetonka, MN, Excelsior, MN, and Wayzata, MN. He completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Minnesota. Dr. Nelson is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in General Dentistry
1880 W Wayzata Boulevard
Long Lake, MN
 

Dr. Anthony Boe's specialty is general dentistry. His average patient rating is 5.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Boe accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
15655 37th Avenue N.; 280
Plymouth, MN
 

Dr. William Hoffmann practices oral and maxillofacial surgery in Plymouth, MN. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

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Specializes in Orthodontics
17809 Hutchins Drive; Suite 101
Minnetonka, MN
 

Dr. Joseph Basile's specialty is orthodontics (braces). He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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What is Dentistry?

A dentist provides oral (mouth) health care, ranging from routine cleanings all the way to oral surgery. Dentistry is about more than just teeth: dentists also care for a patient’s jaw, tongue, lips, and salivary glands; they even check for signs of disease in the head and neck.

A dentist has a number of jobs they perform to keep their patients healthy. They examine areas inside and around the mouth to look for unusual lumps or swelling that could indicate a problem, and they take biopsies if needed. They educate their patients not only about the daily care of their teeth and gums, but also about proper nutrition and not using tobacco. Of course, teeth are their main focus, and dentists know how to treat them right. A dentist can clean, repair, remove, replace, or reposition teeth in order to prevent and treat disease.

Some disorders of the mouth and teeth require special treatment and surgery. Although a general dentist can perform minor surgical procedures such as tooth extractions, when it comes to more specialized oral care, there are dentists who have chosen to focus their education and experience in certain areas. These subspecialties include:
  • Endodontics, the specialty that focuses on the pulp and nerves inside the tooth (endodontists often perform root canals)
  • Pediatric Dentistry, which is dental care specifically tailored towards children
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, which deals with surgery of the jaws and lower face; this can include everything from trauma after an accident to removal of wisdom teeth
  • Prosthodontics, the specialty of replacing missing teeth or bone within the mouth with prosthetics, or manufactured parts
  • Orthodontics, which involves aligning the teeth and shaping the jaw using braces

The health of the mouth can be a strong indicator of overall health. Dentists teach you how to take good care of your teeth, and they keep your mouth healthy and comfortable.