Meet Our Dentists
Our doctors are members of several highly recognized dental associations and organizations. To stay current in the latest dental trends and technology, our dentists attend several continuing education courses each year.
Dr. Madelyn Pearson
Dr. Madelyn Pearson attended St. Olaf College for her undergraduate studies, and the University of Minnesota for her Doctorate in Dental Surgery. She is a past president of the ‘Holistic Dental Association,’ and an accredited member of the ‘International Academy of Oral Medicine and Toxicology’ (IAOMT). Dr. Pearson has taken advanced coursework in orthopedic orthodontics, sleep-appliance therapy, pediatric dentistry, amalgam/mercury removal, and is Invisalign certified. Dr. Pearson is committed to the integration of dental sciences with holistic health, and has studied craniosacral therapy, homeopathy, applied kinesiology, and nutrition. The alternative health services offered at Natural Smiles Dental Care is the culmination of these explorations. When not at the office, Dr. Pearson enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and their two daughters.
Dr. Agnes Schindler
Dr. Agnes Schindler grew up on a dairy farm in Corcoran, MN. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of St. Benedict / St. John’s University and her Doctor of Dental Medicine at the Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. Along with restorative and cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Schindler enjoys placing partials and dentures, and is trained in the premier LightScalpel laser for lip-tie / tongue-tie frenectomy procedures. She is passionate about helping to correct oral dysfunction with the safe revision of these oral tethers, and has had extensive training in treating infants, children, and adults. Dr. Schindler loves spending time with her husband and five children on their farm in Buffalo MN, and also enjoys snowmobiling, camping, and horseback riding.
Dr. Holly Thompson
Dr. Holly Thompson completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Minnesota, and received her doctorate from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. She is passionate about biological approaches to oral surgery and has advanced training in zirconia (ceramic) dental implant placement. Dr. Thompson has a fellowship with ‘The International Dental Implant Association’ and ‘The Zirconia Implant Society.’ Along with surgical and restorative dentistry, she is Invisalign certified and enjoys seeing patients of all ages. Dr. Thompson tries to do a dental mission trip once every couple of years as those experiences have shown to be transformative for her. In her spare time, Dr. Thompson enjoys golfing, hiking, traveling, training for the occasional triathlon, cooking, and spending time with friends and family.