About the doctors
Dr. Natalie Droel graduated from the University of Minnesota
School of Dentistry in 2003. She earned honors by participating in the Jamaica and Cuba Dental Missions and
serving as a Student Ambassador. She was a General Practice
Resident at Hennepin County Medical Center, receiving advanced
training in more complex adult and children's dentistry and preparing to start our private practice.
She is originally from Rochester, MN, and graduated from the College
of St. Benedict. Dr. Natalie is an avid runner.
Dr. Andy Droel is a 2002 graduate of the University of Minnesota dental school. He was a summa cum laude graduate of Bowdoin College in Maine. In dental school he was chosen to conduct two full-year research projects, and earned an award for excellence in prosthodontics. He has been an adjunct Assistant Professor at the the University Dental School clinics. He enjoys road cycling, wilderness hiking & canoeing, snowboarding, and playing upright bass with HamDog, an established Twin Cities oldtime and bluegrass ensemble.
The doctors are active members of the American Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, and Minneapolis District Dental Society. Dr. Natalie is also a member of the American Association of Women Dentists and the Metropolitan Study Club. In their continuing education, the doctors frequently seek out courses in cosmetic dentistry, pediatric dentistry, non-surgical periodontal care, endodontics, implants, infection control, and practice management.
The doctors live in North Oaks. Their home is very lively thanks to their two young daughters.