Meet our team

DR. Michael Onyekaba

Dr. Michael Onyekaba (Dr. Michael) was born in St. Paul and grew up in the northern Minneapolis suburb of Andover. He received his undergraduate Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Minnesota. Then he decided to head out east to Boston where he received his Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (DMD) degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine. While at Tufts, he received training in general dentistry, oral surgery, periodontal disease, restorative dentistry, crown and bridge, implants, dentures and cosmetic dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Dental Association, and the Minneapolis District Dental Society. Dr. Michael lives in St. Louis Park. He enjoys sports, outdoor activities, running, and spending time with friends and family.



Mary is a Licensed Dental Assistant and our #1 Front Desk/Receptionist. She has been in the dental industry since 1990 and started with Gentle Dental Eagan in September of 2013. She and her husband live on a turkey farm south of the cities. Her hobbies include helping out her two daughters, combining in the fall (yes...she drives the combine), helping around the farm, gardening (she has two greenhouses), going to her cabin in the woods, and she is an avid Purple Martin enthusiast with multiple houses that she monitors daily.