At the office of Nick Schulte, DDS, we’ve made a point of finding the most talented, friendly, and skilled individuals to join our team. We love our jobs, and it shows in the consistently excellent care we provide to our patients.
We love to provide personal care and get to know each of our patients. We want to know about your needs and your concerns so that we can address each of these and make sure that you are always getting the very best in customized dental care.
If you’d like to get to know the members of our team a bit better, take a look below at our short biographies. We love talking with our patients about our common interests and taking the opportunity to build ongoing relationships!
Dr. Nick Schulte
Dr. Schulte is a graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He also holds a Master’s of Public Health degree from Washington University in St. Louis and a bachelor’s degree from St. John’s University. His areas of expertise include CEREC (same-day crowns), implants, cosmetic and family dentistry.
Dr. Schulte and his wife, Dr. Merideth Meador-Schulte live nearby with their sons Gus and Hayes and dog, Lewis. When Dr. Schulte is not spending time with his family he can be found woodworking in his workshop, traveling, hiking, reading, listening to podcasts, or watching the local sports teams. He is an active member of Minnesota Dental Association (MDA) and American Dental Association (ADA) as well as the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and the American Association of Public Health Dentistry (AAPHD).
Dr. Schulte is committed to delivering the highest quality care ethically and compassionately.
Dr. Merideth Meador-Schulte
Dr. Merideth is also a graduate of the University of the Minnesota School of Dentistry. She also holds degrees from Iowa State University as well as The University of Washington. She excels in several aspects of dentistry including oral surgery and endodontics but is especially passionate about cosmetic dentistry.
She's an avid runner, having completed countless marathons, enjoys reading, traveling and art projects with her boys Gus and Hayes.
Licensed Dental Assistant & Office Manager
Our office manager, Sarah, has been with our practice for 30 years. She helps keep our office running smoothly so we can spend more time providing excellent care to our patients. Sarah received her education from the Minneapolis Community & Technical College Dental Assisting Program as well as the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry Restorative Functions Program. She is an Advisory Committee member of the Minneapolis Community & Technical College Dental Assisting programs.
For Sarah, the best part of her job is that it provides her with the opportunity to help the people who live in our community. When Sarah is not at the office, she might be found spending time with her family, camping, fishing, riding her bike, solving a sudoku puzzle, or working out at the gym.
Kirsten is one of our skilled hygienists. Although she is one of the newest members of our team, she has been a hygienist for 12 years. She studied at Argosy University and is laser certified for periodontal therapy. Each and every day, Kirstin provides information to patients that enables them to easily improve their overall oral health, and for her, this is the best part of the job.
Outside the office, Kirsten has many interests. She loves visiting her lake cabin, gardening, getting in a workout, and playing with her dog. She also enjoys playing pool, playing the piano, and photography.
Pam graduated with a bachelor's degree in the Dental Hygiene program from the University of Minnesota. She enjoys working with people and helping anxious ones feel comfortable at their visit. When you come to our office, you'll notice that Pam has the ability to multitask as she works in the front desk area as well as helps patients enjoy better oral health during their dental cleaning appointments.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family, especially her daughter. She also likes to travel inter-continental and internationally. When she's not traveling, you can find Pam reading or spending time perusing an antique market.
Ryan is a recent graduate of the University of St. Thomas where he received a bachelor’s degree in Biology. He has been working in our office since 2017 with the intention of gaining as much dental knowledge as possible before heading to dental school.
While not working, Ryan can usually be found playing golf or skating at local outdoor rinks. He also enjoys spending time with friends and family.