The members of the Loban Dental team are licensed professionals dedicated to providing you with the best dental care available. With a warm smile and a friendly hello, we assure that you will be comfortable and well-taken care of in a relaxed environment. We invite you to take a minute to meet our team!
Monica has worked with Dr. Loban since he established his private practice in April, 2010. As Office Manager, she takes pride in welcoming patients to the office and helping them with their treatment planning. Monica is willing to answer any questions you have about procedures, billing, insurance, and payment options. Monica and her husband have two grown children and just became grandparents for the first time! They also have a Yorkipoo named Tucker. In her free time, Monica enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, reading, crafting and hiking.
Sarah has eight years of experience as a dental assistant. She received her license and certification from Hibbing Community College. Sarah enjoys many things about working at Loban Dental. Her favorite part is providing each patient with a comforting environment during their dental appointment. Sarah likes to spend her free time with her family, go fishing, read, and play with her dog Opal!
Jodi joined Loban Dental in June, 2018. She has been in the dental field since 1992 starting out as a dental assistant and then going on to earn her degree in dental hygiene in 2003. Jodi is married with two boys. In her free time she likes to camp with her family and friends, go four wheeling, read, and spend time in the garden.
Lisa has been with our practice for awhile now after graduating from Lake Superior College in 2014 with her dental hygiene degree. Along with that, she has served twenty three years in the Minnesota Air National Guard, 148th Fighter Wing. Spending time with family and friends is very important to Lisa. For fun she loves to travel with a favorite destination being anywhere tropical! Lisa's motto is FLOSS IS YOUR FRIEND! We Agree!
Sue joined the Loban Dental team in January 2019, but is not new to the dental world. Over the years she has worked in both pediatric and oral surgery. Sue and her husband have four grown children, four grand babies, and three dogs. They love going to the cabin in Wisconsin, especially if any of the extended family can come along. Sue enjoys working on the social media needs of the office and meeting and greeting the patients.
Heidi has 13 years of dental experience, earning her dental assisting degree form Central Lakes College in Brainerd, MN. She has been working part time here at Loban Dental since August 2019. Heidi and her husband have four young children. They live on a hobby farm where they have two horses, two dogs, two cats, chickens, and a vegetable garden. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and camping.
Missy was born and raised in a small town near Brainerd, MN. In 1998 she moved to Big Sky Montana and lived between there and Bozeman for five years. In 2003 she moved back to her home town and decided to pursue a career in the dental field. She received her Certification in Dental Assisting from Central Lakes College and moved to Duluth to work. After two years she went back to school to acquire her AAS degree in Dental Hygiene. She graduated from Lakes Superior College in 2010 and has been actively practicing in the Twin Ports area. Outside of work she likes spending time with her family, friends, and dogs. She enjoys being outdoors and backcountry camping is one of her favorite things to do. She also enjoys snowshoeing, hiking, canoeing, fishing, exploring new places, and traveling. Her motto is: Life is short. Take care of yourself and have fun!