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Rachelle Meyer

Registered Dental Hygienist
Rachelle is a graduate of Winona State University and of Rochester Community and Technical College, with an Associate of Applied Science in the Dental Hygiene program. Rachelle is certified in Expanded Functions and CPR. She stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota. At the office, Rachelle is our “go-getter”, eager to learn and take on any challenge. She enjoys spending time with her patients and being able to visit with them about events going on in their lives and in the community!

Rachel is married with a son, Emerson. Outside of work, she enjoys gardening, boating, classic cars, and doing anything outdoors. She can also ride a unicycle!

Mandi Mathison

Registered Dental Hygienist
Mandi graduated from Rochester Community and Technical College with an Associate of Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. She is a native of Elgin and is happy to be back in her home town, seeing both new and familiar faces each day! She has a very outgoing but professional personality and an eye for detail. She attends continuing education courses throughout the year at the University of Minnesota as well as the Star of the North Dental Convention to stay up to date on the latest and best ways to help her patients take care of their smiles. Mandi is also CPR certified. She enjoys being able to see patients of all ages

Mandi and her husband, JB, have two sons and a daughter and live in Eyota. She enjoys running, hiking, camping, photography, DIY projects and an unhealthy relationship with both Pinterest and HGTV.

Amy Olson

Registered Dental Hygienist
Amy is a graduate of Rochester Community and Technical College, where she spent two years studying liberal arts and two more earning her Associate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Amy stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota and is CPR certified. Amy is known for her warm and out-going personality. She loves getting to know patients and their families!

Amy has been married to husband, Kyle, for over 19 years. They have two kids―Garrett and Sommer. Outside the office, she enjoys watching wrestling, football, soccer, and dance, canoeing in the summer, swimming at Grandma’s pool, boating, having campfires, spending time at the farm and baking.

April Kreidermacher

Licensed and Certified Dental Assistant with Restorative Expanded Functions
April is a graduate of both Rochester Community and Technical College’s Dental Assisting program and the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry’s continuing dental education and alumni relations. She routinely adds to her expertise through continuing education courses and has a restorative functions certification as well as CPR certified. April strives every day to make every Elgin Family patient as calm and comfortable as possible.

April is married with a son and a daughter. In her spare time, April likes photography, deer hunting, traveling, enjoying wine, spending time with family, and being available for her children.

Danielle Kinneberg

Licensed and Certified Dental Assistant with Restorative Expanded Functions
Danielle earned her Associate in Applied Science degree from Rochester Community and Technical College’s Dental Assisting program. She stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota. At the office, Danielle prioritizes helping patients feel calm and comfortable during their dental visit. 

Danielle was recently married in September 2017. When she’s not at the office, she likes outdoor activities like canoeing, camping, and hiking; hanging out with family and friends; playing with her cats; and, watching sports. She’s also obsessed with Pinterest!

Anna Banitt

Licensed and Certified Dental Assistant
Anna graduated from Rochester Community and Technical College’s Dental Assisting program, earning her Associate of Applied Science degree. She stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota, and she is also CPR certified. Around the office, Anna is hardworking and a great multi-tasker, helping out in all areas of the office.

Anna has been married to her husband, Ben, for eight years. Together they have a baby girl, Scarlett, and a nine-year-old Boston terrier, Baxter. In her spare time, she loves riding and showing horses. She currently has two horses―Angel and Paris. In the summer, Anna and Ben also like to take their boat out fishing. Other favorite activities include spending time with family and friends, making chicken wings for sports parties and get-togethers, and watching her favorite shows―Nashville, The Voice, and Sons of Anarchy.

Bouakhay Phouphommachack

Licensed and Certified Dental Assistant
Bo graduated from Rochester Community and Technical College’s Dental Assisting program. She stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota and is CPR certified. Bo has many years of dental experience as she’s been an assistant for over 25 years. She enjoys seeing familiar faces and watching families grow through the years!

She is married with two boys, Brandon and Nathan. She also has two dogs, Jaxon and Tyson. In her spare time, Bo enjoys walking, cooking, shopping on QVC, and being with family and friends.

Alyssa Thompson

Licensed and Certified Dental Assistant
Alyssa is a graduate of Lewiston-Altura High School and of Rochester Community and Technical College’s Dental Assisting program. She stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota and is CPR certified. At the office, she is a team player who prides herself on working especially well with children.

Alyssa is married to Zach and has a yellow lab named Sage. Outside of the office, Alyssa enjoys helping her husband on the farm with their animals. She also enjoys attending concerts and going to sporting events. Alyssa and her husband are also in the process of building a house on their farm. Most of her free time is spent making decisions for the house!

April Sommers

Financial Coordinator & Licensed and Certified Dental Assistant
Originally from Lewiston, April is a graduate of Rochester Community and Technical College, earning her Associate of Applied Science degree in dental assisting. She loves helping patients schedule appointments that coordinate with their busy lives. She may even assist the doctors in the back from time to time. April stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota. She is also CPR certified.

April lives in Elgin with her sister, Janell, who also works on Elgin Family Dentistry’s business team. April’s parents still live in Lewiston, and her brother currently attends Minnesota State University, Mankato. Away from work, April enjoys traveling, attending any kind of sporting event, golfing in the summer, creating fairy gardens, and helping out at her grandparent’s restaurant on the weekends. She also loves meeting new people and experiencing life to the fullest!

Janell “Nellie” Sommers

Scheduling Coordinator 
Nellie earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with a health care focus from the University of Wisconsin―La Crosse. She is CPR certified and stays up-to-date with continuing education courses through Star of the North classes and the University of Minnesota. Around the office, her knack for making friends with younger patients has earned her the nickname “the office nanny.” She is always willing to try new things and is constantly coming up with new ideas and concepts for our patients and the office.

Originally from Lewiston, Janell lives in Elgin with her sister, April, who also works at Elgin Family Dentistry. They have a husky/collie mix dog named Parker. When she’s not helping patients as a member of the Elgin Family Dentistry’s business team, Nellie likes reading, traveling, being outside, playing sports, watching TV shows, being around all kinds of animals, and cooking at her grandparent’s restaurant on weekends. She’s also a secret ping-pong master!

Tiffany Niedfeldt

Practice Manager
Tiffany has over 16 years of experience in the dental and medical industries, including experience in the following areas: assisting, treatment coordination, patient care, and office management. Around the office Tiffany is always eager to learn new things.

Originally from California, Tiffany has called Rochester home for over a decade. She is married to Ryan and has a son named Ryder. Outside the office, Tiffany stays busy working alongside Ryan at their construction business, doing remodels for fun. When she isn’t designing a new project, she enjoys traveling the world with her family doing both mission work and having fun adventures. At home in Minnesota, Tiffany likes a slow, simple life with family and friends, binge-watching her favorite TV shows, and trying new healthy recipes. She also has a deep love of photography and writing.

New Patients

During your first appointment, your overall dental and oral health will be assessed with a comprehensive oral evaluation. Upon completion of your medical/dental health form, we will ask you to tell us your goals regarding your smile, teeth, and gums.

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When you look for a new home, you look for a place where you feel comfortable, safe, and secure. At Elgin Family Dentistry, our team works tirelessly to create just that environment. You can even enjoy blankets, warm neck rolls, scented towels, television, and free Wi-Fi. Come see for yourself!

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