Dr. Kelly was born and raised in Mankato, MN, where he grew up with three sisters. He did his fair share of playing sports and passing off chores to his younger sisters. For his education Dr. Kelly completed his undergraduate degree at University of Minnesota Duluth in 2005 and then went on to the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, where he graduated in 2009. Dr. Kelly has made Rochester his home for the past decade plus. For fun in his spare time Dr. Kelly likes hunting and fishing, especially fishing. To get Dr. Kelly talking just chat with him about muskie fishing and you will be talking for hours about weather, lures and the position of the moon. He also likes to spend time with his wife, Emily, their daughter, and their dog Lola.
Ruth is our registered dental hygienist. Ruth is originally from Eugene, OR but moved to Byron, MN some 30 years ago when she married her husband Paul. They have 4 kids, 3 of which are University of Minnesota graduates, two with DDS degrees. Go Gophers! Ruth has been a hygienist for over three decades. In her spare time, Ruth enjoys reading, traveling, going to concerts, tending to her flowers. She will never pass up an invitation for coffee or a fun night out. Ruth loves chatting with her patients about their oral health but also loves forming connections with them as she gets to see them several times a year.
California born and raised, Minnesota has been home for over a decade. Married, with three kids and a Labradoodle. In the dental field for ten years and counting, love my job!