Our Doctors

Patrick J McGann, DDS

Patrick J McGann, DDS

Dr. Patrick is a native of the east metro, growing up in Cottage Grove and Woodbury. After ten years of private practice in the west metro he is thrilled to now be working in Lake Elmo. Dr. Patrick resides in Bayport where he serves as a member of the City Council.

Dr. Patrick attended the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry from 1998 to 2002 where he served as president of his class. He then completed a residency at the Minneapolis Veterans Administration Medical Center with a focus in oral surgery. Currently he is an alumni member of the Dawson Academy, a world-renowned organization providing instruction on complex restorative and esthetic cases.

Dr. Patrick is an adjunct professor at the University of Minnesota Dental School and enjoys working with students at outreach clinics. He has volunteered for over 15 years at the Union Gospel Mission, providing free care to the underserved and mentoring dental students. Dr. Patrick, Jean and Annette also volunteer regularly at the St. Paul Dental Connect, Minnesota Mission of Mercy, Twins and Vikings Team Smile, Give Kids a Smile, and have traveled to Uganda on three occasions to treat children who would otherwise receive no dental care.

Dr. Patrick is currently accepting new patients and encourages you to contact the clinic for a consultation.

Awards/Honors
– HealthPartners President’s Award – 2011
– Outstanding Healthcare Professional – Minnesota Business Magazine – 2012
– Two-time recipient of WCCO Good Neighbor Award – 2011 and 2013

Learn more about Dr. McGann’s passion for dentistry: How I got to where I am

Be sure to check out Dr. McGann’s blog posts.  Always informative, sometimes entertaining!

Lisa E McGann, DDS

Lisa E McGann, DDS

Dr. Lisa earned her undergraduate degree at the University of Minnesota’s Carlson School of Management.  Dr. Lisa returned to school and earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Minnesota in 2016.  Her goal is to treat patients with the level of care she’d provide her own family, ensuring a comfortable and pleasant experience.

Dr. Lisa is a native of the East Metro, having grown up in Cottage Grove, Woodbury and Stillwater.  She currently lives in Saint Paul with her husband Greg and their dogs.   In her spare time, Dr. Lisa enjoys cooking and baking, reading, walking, travel, and spending time with her family and friends.

Dr. Lisa is excited to be returning to her roots in the East Metro and to be practicing with her brother, Dr. Patrick!

Our Hygienists and Assistants

 

Lanette - Hygienist

Lanette - Hygienist

Lanette’s goal is to make her patients feel comfortable, relaxed and of course laugh, while providing them the best gentle dental care.  She has one rule, all patients get to be a “King or Prince, Queen or Princess” in the dental chair.

Lanette graduated from the University of Minnesota Dental Hygiene program in 2006.  She received the Achievement in Public Health & Community Dentistry Award and Park Dental Service Excellence Award.  She also completed the Restorative Functions program as the first undergraduate student at the University of Minnesota.  She holds a membership for the University of Minnesota Alumni Association, Colgate Online Communities – The RDH Network and is on the board of the 1919 Society – University of Minnesota Hygiene Alumni and True North Dental Hygiene Study Club.

Her volunteering includes: serving as a Minnesota delegate for American Dental Hygienist, Give Kids a Smile for multiple locations, Special Olympics, Community Outreach Programs – Oral Education and Operation Grace, MN providing dental care to those in need.  She has participated in multiple volunteer positions through her church and her daughter’s sports/activities for the communities of Forest Lake and Stillwater.

Lanette is married to Ben and they have two teenage daughters who keep them very busy.  She likes to read, walk/run and play tennis.

One of her favorite quotes is “Success is not the key to happiness.  Happiness is the key to success.  If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.”  – Albert Schweitzer

She appreciates working with a great team and loves being a hygienist!

Annette - Assistant

Annette - Assistant

Annette has been a dental assistant with the practice since 1990.  She has also been a Certified Digital Software Trainer since 2006.

You will find her assisting Dr. Patrick or Dr. Lisa or at the front desk area answering any questions you may have.  Her favorite part of being an assistant is the excitement of another person’s smile.

She is the mother of two teenage boys and just celebrated her twenty-fifth wedding anniversary!

She is a volunteer with the Boy Scouts of America as a committee member and merit badge counselor.  She enjoys traveling, spending time with family and friends and volunteering as a teen leader at her church.

Jean - Assistant

Jean - Assistant

Jean has had an interest in the field of dentistry since 7th grade after watching a commercial for dental assisting school.  She enjoy’s making the patient feel relaxed and comfortable during the procedure.  In her spare time she can be found catching up with friends over a good meal and playing with Max, her ragdoll cat.  She believes in continuing her dental education and volunteering at the Union Gospel Mission in St. Paul.