Dr. Brandenburg and her team welcomes you to her practice. As your dentist, Dr. Brandenburg is dedicated to enhancing the quality of your life through dental health. She promises to continue her education to achieve excellence in your care, listen to your needs and treat you as an individual.
With a passion to succeed, Dr. Brandenburg graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 1988. The University of Minnesota offered Dr. Brandenburg a teaching position which she was honored to accept. For the next ten years in addition to private practice, as a Professor in General Practice Residency at the University of Minnesota Hospital, Dr. Brandenburg trained dentists on the treatment of medically compromised patients. She also spent 4 years on staff at the dental facility within Regions Hospital and at the Anoka Metro Regional Treatment Center for the mentally ill.
With an eye on the future and dedicated to continue and enhance her education and skill, Dr. Brandenburg has completed and continues to enroll in clinical course work relating to comprehensive care, esthetic and implant dentistry. She has completed extensive post-graduate training programs in esthetic dentistry at the University of Minnesota and the L.D. Pankey Institute. The Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Studies focuses on the extensive evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of occlusal dysfunction (problems with how upper and lower teeth come together).
Locally, Dr. Brandenburg maintains her commitment to various study clubs and councils, including the Minnesota Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, a 10+ year member of the City of Lakes Study Club, and Twin Cities Periodontics Study Club. Dr. Brandenburg meets monthly with other dentists and specialists to further study diagnostic and treatment techniques. She also has served on the Executive Council and numerous committees for the Minneapolis District Dental Society.
She also volunteers with Minnesota Missions of Mercy, Dental Lifeline, and the MN Dental Foundation.
Recognizing the true value of overall health, Dr. Brandenburg enjoys running (a few marathons to her credit), skiing and anything active! As a former figure skater, she also enjoys watching figure skating competitions. However, the activity she enjoys most is spending time with her two sons.