It’s no secret that most people don’t gleefully skip to their dental appointments filled with excitement about having their teeth worked on or cleaned. 

In fact, millions of adults struggle with poor oral health because of their dental anxiety.

On top of that, among all the common dental procedures you might experience in your lifetime, none seem to be more dreaded than root canal treatment.

So it’s safe to say that Dr. Ernest Reeh, an experienced dentist and trusted endodontist has more than a few cards stacked against him when it comes to treating new patients who are often fearful of the treatment they need.

But as you’ll hear in today’s video, Dr. Reeh loves to hear patients talk about how easy and comfortable their experiences with us are at River Valley Endodontics! He’ll also explain why he’s so fascinated with the work we do here. 

In fact, Dr. Reeh’s passion for this complicated branch of dentistry and how it enables him to help our patients achieve better health is one of the main reasons dentists and patients alike turn to him for gentle, but effective solutions to complex dental problems.

And our team is thrilled, and quite proud, to announce another reason Dr. Reeh is such a trusted endodontist in Stillwater, MN!

He’s just been inducted into the prestigious Marquis Who’s Who registry, the gold standard for “reliable and comprehensive biographical data,” for his years of expertise as an endodontist.

Check out today’s video to meet Dr. Ernest Reeh and hear about why he chose this field of work and what he finds rewarding about helping our awesome patients! You can also read the full press release about his recent induction into the Marquis Who’s Who below.

We hope you’ll visit us when you need endodontic care from a skilled, friendly doctor that patients and other professionals trust! To schedule an appointment at River Valley Endodontics in Stillwater, MN, call us today at 651-370-9498 or online.

Dr. Ernest S. Reeh, Ph.D., has been Inducted into the Prestigious Marquis Who’s Who Biographical Registry

Dr. Reeh is recognized for his expertise as an endodontist 

STILLWATER, MN, November 16, 2022, Dr. Ernest S. Reeh, Ph.D., has been included in Marquis Who’s Who. As in all Marquis Who’s Who biographical volumes, individuals profiled are selected on the basis of current reference value. Factors such as position, noteworthy accomplishments, visibility, and prominence in a field are all taken into account during the selection process.

With more than 35 years of excellence to his credit in dentistry, Dr. Reeh has found success as an endodontist in his own practice. In this capacity, he is the owner of, and a dentist with, River Valley Endodontics. Since 1987, he has focused his efforts on overseeing his employees as well as the overall operations of the clinic while conducting endodontic work for his patients. Additionally, he is a member of the American Association of Endodontists and the American Board of Endodontics. 

During his current role, Dr. Reeh is also a consultant for Carestream Dental and for the dental division of 3M. He was later recruited as a guest lecturer for the dental residency program at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Minneapolis, Minnesota until becoming a faculty member for the endodontics division of the University of Minnesota.

Prior to embarking on his professional journey, Dr. Reeh earned a Bachelor of Science in chemistry with a minor in business from the University of Calgary in Canada. He then obtained a Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Alberta School of Dentistry and completed specialty training in endodontics at the University of Minnesota. He subsequently gained a Master of Science in material science and a Doctor of Philosophy in biophysics with a minor in engineering from the same institution. Well-qualified in his field, he is a licensed dentist in the state of Minnesota and is a board-certified endodontist with the American Board of Endodontics. 

In recognition of his excellent work, Dr. Reeh was honored as a Top Dentist in the endodontist category by the Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. He received the James McCutcheon Honor Award from the University of Alberta School of Dentistry and was also admitted as a fellow to the American Association of Endodontists. His findings have been published in numerous professional journals, case reports and abstracts, which he has presented nationally and internationally. He also holds two patents for dental inventions.

Within the coming years, Dr. Reeh intends to spend more time raising his children to be the best they can be while continuing to work at his practice. He has enjoyed working with his hands on intricate projects since his youth when he would take apart and fix his father’s watches. He strives to take the time to carefully solve problems, exploring alternative possibilities in the process. 

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