White Bear Lake Dental Care

Meet Our Cosmetic Dentist in White Bear Lake

We believe that learning about your dentist is a necessary part of your dental care. It’s extremely important to find the best dentist with the right skills and education to give you the smile that you deserve. Learn more about Dr. Johnson below and call our office at (651) 653-3802 to schedule an appointment today!


Dr. Joy Johnson

A Minnesota native, Dr. Joy M.Johnson grew up in the Twin Cities area.  She graduated from Hill-Murray High School, and then received her undergraduate degree in Biology from Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa. Dr. Johnson attended Marquette University where she received her degree of Doctor of Dental Surgery.  After graduating from dental school, Dr. Johnson completed a one year general practice residency at the VA Hospital in Minneapolis, MN.


Prior to establishing White Bear Lake Dental, Dr. Johnson was a partner with Oakwood Dental Group in White Bear Lake for 11 years. Dr. Johnson has completed hundreds of hours of courses in postgraduate dentistry. She is dedicated to the newest advancements in dentistry and keeps up-to-date with the latest procedures.


Dr. Johnson is a standing member of the American Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, and the Seattle Study Club, an organization that represents a commitment to excellence in patient care and maintaining the highest level of knowledge in the field of dentistry.


When Dr. Johnson is not practicing dentistry she spends most of her time with her husband Joe, and their daughter Jenny. She enjoys scuba diving, boating, and snow skiing.


Certifications and Professional Memberships:



Bachelor of Science - Drake University


Doctor of Dental Surgery - Marquette University School of Dentistry


American Dental Association


Minnesota Dental Association


Seattle Study Club