Sarah Nygaard 

 Registered Dental Hygienist

 Sarah graduated from Edmore High School in North Dakota and went on to earn her degree in dental hygiene from NDSCS in Wahpeton, ND. Sarah started working at Perham Family Dentistry when it opened in 2007. Sarah and her husband, Shawn, moved to the area from Devils Lake, ND that year and have since had three children that they love watching grow up. In her free time Sarah enjoys spending time with her family and friends, running marathons, and reading. Sarah takes great pride in her work as a dental hygienist and enjoys being able to provide exceptional care in such a comfortable environment.



 Erika Sailer 

 Registered Dental Hygienist

Erika graduated from Perham High School then attended Minnesota State University in Moorhead and graduated in 2008 from their Dental Hygiene program. She has been here at Perham Family Dentistry since 2012. Erika enjoys making the dentist a positive experience for every patient. Erika and her husband, Mark, have two children named Quinn and Wesley, who take up most of their time. When Erika does get free time, she enjoys cooking and camping with her family and friends. Erika welcomes you to our practice and hopes to see you soon! 


 Jenna Schornack 

 Registered Dental Hygienist

Jenna is a Registered Dental Hygienist who joined our team in January 2017. She has been in the dental field since 2009, when she graduated from Lake Superior College in Duluth, Minnesota. Jenna, her husband, Todd, and their three girls Lena, Elsey, and Adelynn moved back to the area from Moorhead to be closer to their families. For fun, Jenna enjoys going to the lake, sewing, and snowmobiling with family. Jenna looks forward to providing the best oral health care to the community! 


 Mary Kate Caulfield 

 Registered Dental Hygienist

Mary Kate is a Registered Dental Hygienist who is our newest addition to the office! She graduated from the North Dakota State College of Sciene in Wahpeton, North Dakota in May 2017 and joined us right after. She is loving the dental field and enjoys learning the newest and best information in dental care. After college, she moved home to Detroit Lakes where she grew up. In her free time, she enjoys riding her horse, hanging out with friends and family, and traveling. Mary Kate takes pride in her work as a dental hygienist. She welcomes you to our office and looks forward to meeting you, and caring for all of your dental needs!



 Heather Cooper 

 Licensed Dental Assistant

Heather in a Licensed Dental Assistant who joined our team in 2013. She graduated from the Minnesota State Community and Technical College of Moorhead. Heather and her boyfriend, Andrew, recently bought a house and welcomed their baby girl, Aleida, in April of 2017. For fun, Heather likes spending time with her family and friends. Heather strives to build relationships with her patients and finds their trust very important and rewarding. Going to work every day is a new experience and another opportunity to ensure her patients feel comfortable and leave happy.



 Ashley Schornack 

 Licensed Dental Assistant

Ashley is a Licensed Dental Assistant who joined our team in 2016. She graduated from Perham High School in 2009 and went on to receive her degree at Minnesota State Community and Technical College of Moorhead. Ashley and her husband, Brian, have a son named Reid and a puppy named Zoey. Her family and friends mean the world to her. She also loves being outdoors and baking. Ashley enjoys getting to know each one of her patients and their needs so they are always comfortable and confident with treatment.


 Cherryann Post 

 Office Manager

Cherry is from Detroit Lakes and currently lives there. She is our office manager and has held that position since 2016. She worked previously as a dental assistant so she knows a lot about the dental field. She enjoyes welcoming patients into out practice with a smile. Cherry and her husband, Russ, have two children, Levi and Hudson. Cherry and her family love to travel either by motorcycle around this area or by plane to tropical destinations in the winter months. Cherry welcomes you to our offiice and hopes that we can come alongside you for all of your dental needs!  


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