Meet Brandi, Brandi Davis is the Office Manager at Ostrem Dental, she does it all. She was born and raised in Jacksonville Florida and moved to the great snowy state of Minnesota 8 years ago. Brandi has been with Ostrem Dental since Oct 2018. She graduated with a Medical Assistant degree in 2010 where she worked in nursing for 9 years. Brandi is very involved in her community, she is very active in her church, she is a Mentor at Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge recovery program, she enjoys helping others wherever she can. She is also a National judge at National American Miss teaching girl’s self-worth and confidence at a very young age. You might even see her in the Bridal world, she has done modeling and promos for The Wedding Fair for many years, when she is not busy doing all of that she likes to travel and see her two nieces In Florida. Brandi enjoys spending time with her family and friends, working out and trying new restaurants. Her favorite quote is “She believed she could, so she did”
Having spent years as both a hygienist and a dental assistant, Shana provides a wealth of knowledge for her patients. Shana holds a degree in Dental Assisting from Century College along with 7 years of experience as a dental assistant. She graduated from Century College in 2008 in Dental Hygiene and has been a practicing hygienist since that time.
Shana has certifications and additional training in local anesthesia, nitrous oxide administration and CPR/AED. Giving back to the dental community is a high priority for Shana. She is an LIGA Internal member and participates in annual dental mission trips to rural Mexico. She is also an annual attendee to Star of the North Dental Conference in St. Paul taking various courses each year.
Married with two step-daughters and a golden doodle, named Dug, Shana enjoys spending time outdoors in all four seasons of Minnesota. She stays active by snow shoeing, skiing, riding bicycles, playing volleyball and doing yoga. Shana loves music, gardening and walking Dug.
Erica started at Ostrem Dental in October 2018. She is married to her husband Joe, who is in the Army National Guard and currently serving in Kuwait. Erica has 3 kids: a stepdaughter who is 19, and two boys, ages 5 and 8. Her family also includes a cat and 2 gerbils!
Erica feels very lucky to have found a family-oriented dental office with Dr. Ostrem and his amazing staff. In her free time, Erica likes to read, play games, and hang out with her kids.
Kristen graduated from Hennepin Technical College in Brooklyn Park, MN in 2011 with a degree in dental assisting. She has experience assisting in general dentistry and oral surgery. She has certifications in nitrous oxide administration and CPR/AED.
Kristen grew up in Maple Grove, MN. She enjoys rollerblading, working out, reading, and being at the lake.