WE ARE OPEN!

We are open and accepting patients!

Please call us at 651-488-5522 or click here to schedule an appointment online. We follow the Minnesota state guidelines for safety and precautions.

 

Our dentists, Dr. Joseph Opack, Dr. Peter Stanton and Dr. David Opack, and our team are happy to announce that we are open! We are excited to welcome our patients to St. Paul Family Dentistry.

Is it safe for me to schedule dental appointments now?

We understand everyone has different levels of comfort during this time. Our office has always followed universal precautions and will continue to monitor the ever-changing guidelines set forth by the CDC, ADA® and the Minnesota Board of Dentistry.

Over the past five months, we have safely provided dental care free of COVID-19 contact tracing.Your safety is important to us.

COVID-19 and Gum Disease

Emerging research has suggested there is a connection between gum disease and COVID-19. Studies are showing that hospitalized patients with underlying gum disease can be at a higher risk for respiratory failure. Given this information, we are placing a higher level of focus and urgency on our patients with a history of gum disease.

Read More at Desntistrytoday.com

If you are experiencing a dental emergency, please call us immediately at 651.488.5522 or schedule an appointment online.

Here are just a few of the added measures we are taking to keep you safe during your dental care in St. Paul, Minnesota to protect our team and patients:

team-trainingAdditional team training on CDC and OSHA guidelines
dude in PPEAdditional staff personal protective equipment (PPE)
tabletDigital registration forms
stopwatchExtended appointments for additional sanitization precautions
sinkHandwashing upon entry
documentPre-screening before appointments
communityPractice social distancing
toothProcedural pre-rinse
syringeStaff testing
ThermometerStaff and patient temperature screenings