Our purpose at McDonald Dentistry is to provide the best quality dental care to our patients, our family, and our friends in a caring environment. We are unconditionally committed to excellence in everything we do. We are committed to have the most modern, state-of-the-art dental office so we can provide our patients with the best dentistry can offer today. We are committed to continuing our education and sharing our knowledge with each other and our patients.
We want to make your visit to our office as comfortable as possible and we will always be available to discuss your needs and concerns. We strive towards providing a lifetime of optimal oral health and strive to foster patient relationships based on mutual trust, excellent customer service, and the best patient care available. We are here to serve our community, not only through the best dental care possible, but also by being an example of a caring, positive, and enjoyable place to visit and work.
For over 45 years, McDonald Dentistry has taken pride in being on the forefornt of modern dentistry. We utilize the latest in clinically proven materials and our contemporary practice is home to some of the most technological advances in dentistry, including digital X-rays, CT scans, metal free dental procedures, Invisalign braces, computer guided implant surgeries, quieter electric hand pieces, and paperless record keeping.
We offer the expertise of a generational family dentistry devoted to their work. Our dental team has five hygienists that are highly trained and will make your oral health their top priority.
Our dental team is well trained and will help to educate our patients about oral health in order to keep them as healthy as possible.
Our doctors and staff are well trained by staying up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry. Continuing education is the key to our success.
Our dental team follows very strict guidelines when it comes to the safety of our patients.
While at the University of St. Thomas, Dr. Pete majored in Biology with a minor in Chemistry. Dr. Pete was also a member of the varsity hockey team. Following his time at St. Thomas, Dr. Pete received his Doctoral of Dental Surgery Degree from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN.
Dr. Pete is a member of the Minnesota Dental Association, The American Dental Association, The International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and The American Academy of Implant Dentistry.
Since his graduation from dental school, Dr. Pete has continued his education by receiving the University of Minnesota's Postgraduate Program certificate in Esthetic Dentistry. This consists of over one hundred hours of continuing education focusing on achieving ideal esthetics through the placement of tooth colored composite fillings and the placement of all porcelain ceramic crowns and veneers. Dr. Pete is also an Associate Fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. This consisted of over 380 hours of both clinical and classroom study focusing strictly on the surgical placement of dental implants followed by a written examination.
While at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Dr. Chris majored in Zoology and was a member of the varsity tennis team. Dr. Chris went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University in 2006.
Upon graduating from dental school, Dr. Chris completed a one-year postgraduate residency in New York. In 2011, Dr. Chris completed a two-year orthodontic program called Progressive Orthodontics which comprised of over 400 hours of lectures dedicated to orthodontics. Dr. Chris has been providing orthodontic treatment to adults and children for the past 8 years. Dr. Chris is also an Invisalign provider. Dr. Chris is a member of the Minnesota Dental Association, The American Dental Association, and The American Orthodontic Society.
Dr. Cole graduated from North Dakota State University in 2017 with an undergraduate degree in Zoology. Following graduation, he attended the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2021. At dental school, he met his wife Sarah who also graduated with her DDS degree.
Growing up in Park River, ND, Dr. Cole is extremely excited to return to northeastern North Dakota with Sarah to practice dentistry. He strives to provide quality treatment for a wide range of patient concerns, and is devoted to providing a warm and welcoming experience for all patients. He continually challenges himself to improve in all facets of the profession through continuing education, research, and mentorship.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Cole finds joy in spending time with his friends and family, cooking, hunting, fishing, playing piano, traveling, and playing hockey.