When it comes to providing a superior dental care experience, we know it starts with the staff. We've assembled a team of skilled and compassionate dental professionals to ensure the comfort and care of our patients. Whether you're just coming in for a cleaning or are in need of sedation dentistry to get some serious work done, our dental team will take care of you and make sure you are comfortable.
From the moment you enter our Edina dental office, our team will do everything they can to ensure a positive dental experience. The level of compassion and warm, friendly demeanor of our team sets 50th and France Dental Care apart from the competition. We really care about our patients, and it shows in every patient interaction. Find out why we love our jobs and love working at 50th and France Dental Care.
Dr. Andrew Anderson
Dr. Andrew Anderson attended the University of Minnesota for his undergraduate and graduate work. He has additional training in advanced implant techniques, advanced sedation techniques, advanced cosmetic dentistry, ACLS advanced cardiac life support, and sleep apnea techniques.
Dr. Anderson was one of the first dentists in Minnesota licensed to administer conscious sedation for general dentistry. He is a member of the Minneapolis Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, American Dental Association, and the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation.
Dr. Anderson loves being a dentist in Edina MN because of the variety of ways he can help patients improve the health, function, and aesthetics of their teeth in his hometown. Whether he's simply giving advice or performing a complete smile makeover, he loves working with patients to give them their best smiles.
When he's not treating patients, Dr. Anderson enjoys the outdoors and participating in many outdoor activities. He especially loves competing in and watching golf competitions. Reading historical articles and books is also a favorite pastime.
Dr. Mary O. Flynn
Dr. Mary Flynn attended the College of Saint Benedict and the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. Dr Flynn started practicing in this Edina MN location with her father (Dr. Clarence Flynn) over 3 decades ago. She has received many "Top Dentist" awards and it shows in her love of getting to know her patients. She helps them achieve optimal dental health and delivers treatment with pain-free techniques. She enjoys the variety of the many procedures she performs each day, including cosmetic dentistry, root canals, periodontal therapy, oral surgery, and dental implants. A few of her additional trainings include implant techniques, sedation techniques, and ACLS advanced cardiac life support.
Dr. Flynn thinks that the way dental treatment and diagnosis combine medicine, science, creativity, artistry, and communication is very rewarding, and she loves the challenges offered by her career. She also loves the rewarding feel of knowing that she is helping people and takes pride in having a wonderful staff that really cares about our patients.
When she's not treating patients, Dr. Flynn likes to keep busy. She enjoys a range of activities, including golf, boating, skiing, horseback riding, hiking, reading, and painting. She loves to cook and enjoys traveling when she can.
Dr. Rachel K. Holm
Dr. Rachel Holm has been with our practice since graduating from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. She graduated with High Distinction Honors and also received the Award for Technical Excellence. Her undergraduate degree was from the University of Saint Thomas.
Dr. Holm loves her job. 'We are one big family here – literally!' She feels right at home here, working with her mother (Dr. Mary Flynn) and father (Dr. Andrew Anderson). Dr. Holm adores meeting new patients, but also enjoys seeing patients who have been with us for years. Some of her patients even grew up seeing her grandfather, Dr. Clarence Flynn! Making those connections and holding onto her relationships with her patients for a lifetime is important to Dr. Holm. She has grown up in this practice and is happy to now be a part of such a special dental practice with her parents.
Continuing Dental Education
Dr. Holm is passionate about continuing education. She enjoys learning new technology and keeping up-to-date with the best treatment available. She has taken many continuing education courses on topics including cosmetics, implants, Cerec (single visit crowns), and many more. She is also passionate about providing care that is top-notch and comfortable. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Dental Association, and the Minneapolis District Dental Society.
In her free time, Dr. Holm and her husband LOVE to travel, but its taken a backseat to spending time with their new favorite thing- their son!
Pam is a local from Plymouth and has been working in the dental field since 1984. She has been with our practice for over six years and enjoys helping patients in any way she can. She loves that the outstanding staff at 50th and France Dental Care is like a family, and she thinks we have the most amazing patients (she's right!)
In her spare time, Pam loves to spend time with her family and friends and enjoys being involved with her church.
Tracy received her training at Normandale Community College, where she graduated at the top of her class. She's been with our practice for over ten years. She loves meeting great people and providing them with quality dental care to meet their needs. Working with kids and seeing them excited about having clean and healthy teeth is very fun and rewarding for her.
In her spare time, Tracy likes participating in activities with her three kids, gardening, playing volleyball, watching the Vikings with her husband, decorating, and spending time at a lake cabin.
Nikki graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Minnesota. She takes pride in giving a personal touch to each appointment making her patients comfortable and relaxed. She is dedicated to helping her patients get to and maintain a beautiful, healthy smile. Nikki feels honored to be able to provide gental, modern care along side a top quality team of professionals.
Outside of work she enjoys traveling, family game nights, volunteering and walking her dogs.
Grace obtained her dental hygiene education at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. She is passionate about her role as an oral health educator, helping patients to improve not only oral health, but also to improve overall health and ability to smile with confidence. Grace enjoys volunteering her time as a dental professional in the Dominican Republic for one week each year.
While not at work, Grace is busy raising three children and tending an expansive collection of tropical aquarium fish and plants.
Sadie graduated from Hennepin Technical College and loves dental assisting. Her favorite aspect is getting acquainted with our patients and making sure they are comfortable.
In her spare time, Sadie enjoys being with friends, going for walks, playing tennis, reading books and exploring the Twin Cities.
Diane received her undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa and completed a Post Baccalaureate program at the UCLA School of Dentistry.
Diane's goal is to provide a positive patient experience and to emphasize the importance of oral hygiene and dental care.
In her spare time, Diane likes to read, volunteer, and spend time with family.