Dr. Carrie Carlson

Dr. Carrie Carlson

BIOGRAPHY

University of Minnesota
School of Dentistry
Class of 2004

Dr. Carrie grew up in rural Minnesota as the youngest of seven children in a blended family. She graduated from Crosby-Ironton High School with nearly a year’s worth of college credits from Central Lakes College in Brainerd. Dr. Carrie completed her necessary pre-dental coursework at St. Catherine University in St. Paul. After graduating from the University of Minnesota Dental School in 2004, she worked at a non-profit in the Twin Cities where she focused on providing care for special needs adults and geriatric patients through many community based outreach clinics, the Minnesota Veterans Home, and nursing homes in Pine City, Mora, Chisago City, Princeton, and St. Cloud as well as many others throughout the state. After 5 years, she took a position at a general family private practice in Monticello, MN where she worked until joining Oak Park Dental in August of 2015.

Education

Dr. Carrie attended St. Catherine University in St. Paul for her undergraduate degree. She then graduated from the University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry in 2004. Since graduation she has spent hundreds of hours in Continuing Education courses.

Areas of Interest

All areas of dentistry, including

  • TMJ Care
  • Root Canals
  • Dentures
  • Extractions
  • Crown and Bridge
  • Fillings

Outside the Office

She and her husband Brent have two kids, Noah and Ellie, two dogs and a cat. They are currently in the process of moving to the Pine City area. Both Noah and Ellie are excited to start school here in the fall. They enjoy competitive shooting sports as a family and their favorite event to participate in is the Quigley Match, a black powder cartridge rifle shoot in Montana. Brent likes to ChumpCar endurance race and IIRA Ice Race, and occasionally lets Carrie out of crewing for him to race in a few events herself. They also enjoy cooking, baking, photography, fishing, hunting, hiking, and are currently working towards a family goal of visiting every waterfall in the state.

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