Born and raised here in North Dakota, Dr. Everett Heringer's love of working with his hands and passion for helping others made dentistry the perfect profession for him. He says what he enjoys most about being a dentist is that he gets to put his knowledge and skill to use, making a real difference in his patients' lives.

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WEBVTT 00:00:05.471 --> 00:00:09.886 My history, brief history is a North Dakota boy, small town, 00:00:10.129 --> 00:00:13.085 Grand Forks, University of North Dakota undergrad, 00:00:13.086 --> 00:00:15.914 went to Chicago, Northwestern University Dental School. 00:00:16.440 --> 00:00:20.760 Then I spent a couple of years with the Navy, with the Marine Corps, 00:00:20.761 --> 00:00:23.160 US Marines on Camp Pendleton, California. 00:00:23.720 --> 00:00:24.800 After that stint, 00:00:24.830 --> 00:00:30.014 after the Navy in California, I came back to North Dakota and set up my practice. 00:00:30.229 --> 00:00:34.186 I have 4 children, 13 grandkids, 00:00:34.343 --> 00:00:36.457 and my wife and I have been married over 50 years. 00:00:36.520 --> 00:00:38.929 We met at Crystal Springs Bible Camp. 00:00:39.160 --> 00:00:42.257 At Junior High School, I really didn't know what I wanted to do. 00:00:42.400 --> 00:00:44.839 One of our instructors had us do an aptitude test. 00:00:44.840 --> 00:00:45.640 I loved science. 00:00:45.640 --> 00:00:47.857 I loved working with my people, my dad's lumberyard. 00:00:48.440 --> 00:00:52.040 In the aptitude test, one of the answers was it leaned toward 00:00:52.070 --> 00:00:55.528 becoming some person who enjoys other people 00:00:55.529 --> 00:00:58.319 and enjoys working with their hands, and dentistry was one of them. 00:00:58.320 --> 00:01:00.557 That's how I decided to go into dentistry. 00:01:01.080 --> 00:01:02.957 It turned out that I really enjoyed the profession, 00:01:02.958 --> 00:01:05.500 but there are things that I thought I could make it different 00:01:06.029 --> 00:01:08.857 because I had some tough experiences growing up like most kids do, 00:01:08.858 --> 00:01:10.440 and it's just been a perfect fit for me. 00:01:10.440 --> 00:01:12.642 Even today, I come in, in love in what I do, 00:01:12.842 --> 00:01:16.157 and I'm still very passionate about it. It just fits me perfectly. 00:01:16.680 --> 00:01:19.680 I just have a passion and compassion for people. 00:01:20.080 --> 00:01:25.400 Everything that's here is all about me and my passion and compassion for mankind. 00:01:25.986 --> 00:01:27.640 What I really enjoy about being a dentist, 00:01:27.680 --> 00:01:31.929 I realize that I have the knowledge and the skill level, 00:01:32.080 --> 00:01:34.407 and I enjoy changing people's lives 00:01:34.608 --> 00:01:37.400 by helping them feel good about their smiles.

Dr. Everett E. Heringer

Everett E. Heringer, DDS

Dr. Heringer is dedicated to dental excellence and is a member of several prestigious organizations, including:

  • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry
  • World Clinical Laser Institute
  • North Dakota Dental Association
  • SPEAR Dental Education
  • SPEAR Study Club Leader

To schedule your consultation, contact us online or call us at (701) 255-4850.

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