“It is so rewarding to enhance someone’s smile - it completely changes a person’s life. To be a part of that process is truly an honor.

— Dr. Melissa Naidyhorski

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It is Dr. Melissa’s passion to provide individualized high quality care in a gentle manner surrounded by a comfortable, relaxing environment. As a highly skilled dentist, she enjoys all aspects of dentistry, including cosmetics, implant restoration, and pediatrics. Dr. Melissa enjoys working with people of all ages to achieve their dental health goals.

Melissa Naidyhorski, D.D.S. graduated from the University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry in 2006. She was given special recognition at graduation from the MN Academy of Pediatric Dentistry for her skill with children. She also holds a B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from Bethel College.

Dr. Melissa Naidyhorski enjoys educating the community on dental care and has been interviewed on KARE-11, KSTP-5 and Around Town on topics including oral cancer, children’s dental health and the mouth-body connection. Prior to opening her own clinic, she served as an associate at a group practice where she piloted the latest advances in technology and materials – this helped inspire her to open Tranquility Dental where, as the owner, she could implement state-of-the-art proven technologies to better serve her patients.

Dr. Melissa is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Dental Association, and Minneapolis District Dental Society.

Dr. Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband Andy and daughter, Taryn. They enjoy outdoor activities such as waterskiing and four-wheeling. She is also an avid reader – her favorite are mysteries/suspense (John Sandford, James Patterson and J.D. Robb).