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. If you had an appointment that had to be rescheduled, we are reaching out to patients in the order they were last seen. We ask that you please be patient with us as we work diligently to reschedule each of you.

 
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:

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Additional team training on CDC and OSHA guidelines
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Additional staff personal protective equipment (PPE)
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Digital registration forms
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Extended appointments for additional sanitization precautions
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Handwashing upon entry
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Pre-screening before appointments
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Practice social distancing
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Procedural pre-rinse
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Staff testing
Thermometer
Staff and patient temperature screenings