Meet the Team

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Meet the Doctors

Nathan Jensen, DMD

Dr. Nathan Jensen, DMD

Dr. Jensen joined Filson Gentle Dentistry in Bayport, MN in 2019 and is carrying on the 30-plus year tradition of excellence with Jensen Family Dental. A true believer in evidence-based dentistry, Dr. Jensen is a general family dentist who ensures patients get the best care while being treated like family. When he is not at the office, chances are you’ll find him barbequing on his Traeger grill and spending time outdoors with family and friends, fishing, camping, and enjoying all that the St. Croix River Valley has to offer.


  • BYU Marriott School of Business, Bachelor of Science in Business Management
  • Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine, Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry
  • IV Sedation Certified

Affiliations and Awards

  • American Dental Association
  • Minnesota Dental Association
  • Saint Paul District Dental Society
  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Stephen A. Collier Award for Outstanding Business Plan (Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine)
Dr. Madalyn DuPlessis

Dr. Madalyn DuPlessis, DMD

Dr. DuPlessis completed her undergraduate degree at Centre College and graduated from the University of Kentucky School of Dentistry in 2018. Dr. DuPlessis completed a 1-year residency at NYU Langone Hospital. She is also a member of the American Dental Association.

Dr. DuPlessis loves getting to know her patients so they can work together as a team to create a happy and healthy smile. She loves seeing her patients smile after they accomplish oral health goals!

In her spare time Dr. DuPlessis likes to get outside as much as she can, whether that’s biking around the lakes near her home, going for a walk or sitting outside with a good book. This year Dr. DuPlessis has enjoyed learning how to do some gluten-free baking and reading.

Meet the Team

Denise Office Manager


Office Manager

Our office manager Denise is a Stillwater native and attended Century College where she graduated from their Dental Assisting program. Denise enjoys spending time with her family, gardening, reading, and sewing in her free time.

“Dr. Jensen and Dr. Schwatrzbauer will take GREAT care of you!”

Debbie Dental Hygienist


Dental Hygienist

Debbie loves her job and treats all her patients like family. She enjoys the great outdoors and being with friends and family.

“The closeness of the employees and the family feel are what make Jensen Family Dental so special.”

Kristi Dental Hygienist


Dental Hygienist

A Century College graduate in Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene, Kristi says that Jensen Family Dental is more like a home than an office. She enjoys hiking, camping, kayaking, and being with family and friends.

“Our patients will be treated with kindness and respect no matter who they see. We have a great team.”

Lisa Dental Hygienist


Dental Hygienist

Lisa enjoys spending low-stress days with her “work family” and being able to help patients improve their oral health. She enjoys being the mom of two busy kids, gardening, and being on the lake.

“I like to ask patients questions about their interests and try to make them laugh!”

Tina Licensed Dental Assistant


Licensed Dental Assistant

You’ll never get a lecture from Tina, just great dental care. Tina loves getting to know her patients and putting smiles on their faces. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her grandson, gardening, and motorcycling with her husband.

“We work as a team to make it as comfortable as possible for our patients.”

Kendra Licensed Dental Assistant


Licensed Dental Assistant

Kendra grew up in Cottage Grove. She graduated from Dakota County Technical College after completing the Dental Assisting program. Her hobbies include singing Karaoke, hiking, traveling, spending time outdoors, and playing with her pets.

“I try to entertain patients with singing, dancing, and storytelling to help ease anxiety.”

Allison Licensed Dental Assistant


Licensed Dental Assistant

Allison grew up in a suburb of St. Paul and attended Century College, completing the Dental Assisting Program. Her hobbies include camping, yoga, being outdoors, and having happy hour on the patio.

“My favorite part of working here is interacting with patients and my coworkers.”

Kiley Dental Assistant


Dental Assistant

Kiley earned her Associate’s degree in Dental Assisting at Century College. She enjoys the variety of work they do at Jensen Family Dental. Volleyball, video games, painting, and traveling are her favorite pastimes.

“I like getting to know patients and getting updates on their lives and family.”

Claudette Sterilization Coordinator


Sterilization Coordinator

Claudette is a senior dental hygiene student who first practiced in the Philippines. She’s an avid chess player and loves crafting.

“Our great relationships with each other are what makes the team at Jensen Family Dental so special.”

Kim Patient Coordinator


Patient Coordinator

Kim loves big dogs and making people laugh. She works here with her twin sister, Lisa.

Kim’s favorite part of dentistry is helping our awesome patients and of course, talking with them.

“I love helping our patients!”

Sam Patient Coordinator


Patient Coordinator

As a former dental hygienist, Sam enjoys seeing and helping new people each day. Kayaking, running, and hiking are her favorite outdoor activities.

“I like to let patients ask as many questions as they need to feel comfortable and provide thorough answers.”

Lee Patient Coordinator


Patient Coordinator

Lee has a BS in Psychology and has just begun a radiology technician program. She loves the atmosphere at Jensen Family Dental because everyone’s so friendly. In her free time, she enjoys reading, hiking, and hanging out with her husband and children.

“We always put our patients at ease by engaging in conversation and sharing laughs.”

Lee Patient Coordinator


Patient Coordinator

Robin enjoys knitting, reading, and watching her daughters play golf. Her favorite part about working at Jensen Family Dental is that she gets to meet so many different people and learn about their lives.
“When a patient can share what they enjoy we can help take their focus off of the dental visit.”

“We always put our patients at ease by engaging in conversation and sharing laughs.”