Meet Our Team
We are very proud of our team here at Sorenson Dental. We'd love to have your family join our family!
Brent Sorenson, MS, DDS
Dr. Brent Sorenson has been a resident in the Mahtomedi area since 2005. He began his education by earning a Bachelor of Science in Biology from Bethel University in 2001. After graduation, he began working for the University of Minnesota’s Department of Surgery performed small animal surgeries, studied pediatric oncology and earned a Masters in Biology. After completion, Dr. Sorenson was awarded a scholarship to the School of Dentistry’s DDS/PhD program as an independent research fellow through the National Institute of Health. Today, Dr. Sorenson still performs research with the U of M in the exploration of the genes required for oral cancer tumor formation and gingival inflammation. During his tenure at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Dr. Sorenson received awards for academic skill, professionalism and independent research ability.
In addition to an extensive research training, Dr. Sorenson has also received advanced clinical training for digital dentistry and Cerec same-day crowns, implant placement and restoration and orthodontics. He loves having the ability to help people in all stages of their life achieve their best level of oral health.
Dr. Sorenson and his wife Molly have three children Shey, Owen and Madeline. They are active in the Mahtomedi community as coaches and coordinators for the youth soccer and hockey programs. In their spare time, they enjoy watching Gopher sports and spending time outdoors.
Jen S. - Dental Assistant/Office Manager
Jen has been part of the Sorenson Dental family since our clinic opening in June 2017. Prior to 2017, she worked as a lead dental assistant at a public health clinic since 2014.
Born and raised in the Forest Lake area, she has volunteered time as a youth volleyball coach and referee for the local programs. Jen enjoys getting to know all of our patients and especially loves working with families. She as completed advanced training in implants, restorations and orthodontics.
In her time away from the office, Jen loves to spend time with her two children and watching hockey at all levels.
Alicia W. - Dental Hygienist
Alicia grew up in the nearby town of Mahtomedi and has recently moved to Hugo with her husband and two children. She attended the University of Minnesota for Dental Hygiene and working in public dental programs and private practice for the last 10 years prior to joining the Sorenson Dental team.
She enjoys gardening and most things outdoors. Her and her husband love to spend time with their children and families.
Tammy H. - Patient Care Coordinator
Tammy began her tenure with Sorenson Dental in July 2017 and brings a warmth to the front of the house operations. She has the innate ability to put at ease the most anxious of patients as the come to our office.
Originally residing in White Bear Lake, Tammy loves spending time around and on the water of the lake and spending time with her cat.