Dr. Kristin Nelson is your Rosemount dentist that has the vision to provide exceptional full-service dental care with small-town flavor. We strive to know our patients, their families, and their needs. Dr. Nelson and her staff and families are also part of the Rosemount and surrounding communities.

Dr.  Kristin Nelson graduated from the University of Notre Dame with a degree in biology in 1999. After that, she attended the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, where she earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree. Since that time she has been practicing in private group practices. In 2013 she became the owner of Summit Dental. Each year, she attends numerous continuing education courses to remain up-to-date on the advances in dentistry. She is an Invisalign provider and has completed the Misch International Implant Institute training.

“I am thrilled to be at Summit Dental where I can help the people of our community live healthier lives every day. I love getting to know each person who comes to visit us and discussing their plans for oral care. It is always my goal to provide the best possible dental service in a caring and gentle manner. I look forward to personally getting to know all of my patients to create long-lasting relationships.”

Dr. Nelson grew up in Mendota Heights, Minnesota and now resides in the Rosemount area with her husband, Nick. They have three children, Matthew, Katie, and Andrew, and a yellow Labrador retriever Trevi and Yorkie, “Bear”. When not practicing dentistry, she is active in the community by volunteering at her children’s school and coaching their sports teams. As a family, they enjoy boating in Minnesota and skiing in Colorado.



Dr. Jane Ford loves meeting and caring for entire families. She has two young boys herself and knows how to make children’s visit fun and comfortable.

Dr. Jane Ford graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 2015 and commissioned into the United States Army as Captain. As a general dentist, she provided dental care for active-duty soldiers for 5 years at both Fort Stewart, GA, and Fort Meade, MD. She has always had a passion for helping people and knew she wanted to be a dentist since the seventh grade. Her friendly, outgoing personality makes her patients feel at ease and comfortable.

Dr. Ford was born and raised in Mendota Heights and is excited to be back in Minnesota along with her husband, Rich, and their two young sons. The family is very active and loves running, biking, skiing, and traveling.

A word from our patients


Fabulous practice! Everyone is incredibly friendly, knowledgeable and timely. I always leave feeling liked I’ve received the best dental care possible. Recommend them highly! Great job!


Great place to go for your dental needs. Friendly and very competent staff!


They do a great job. Friendly staff. Very accommodating when making appointments.


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