Gentle Dentistry serves a wide area in the Twin Cities and surrounding communities. If you are searching for a dentist in Cottage Grove, Minnesota, give us a call or visit! We strive to make your experience at the dentist as gentle as possible.
8711 E Point Douglas Rd, Suite 110
Cottage Grove MN 55016
Mon: 7AM – 5PM
Tue: 7AM – 5PM
Wed: 7AM – 5PM
Thu: 7AM – 4PM
Cottage Grove Gentle Dentistry Doctors
Dr. Evan Yu, DMD
BS: Boston College (2012)
DMD: University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine (2017)
General Practice Residency: New York Medical College – Metropolitan Hospital Center (2018)
Dr. Evan Yu is originally from Massachusetts but also lived in Kansas while growing up. He graduated summa cum laude from Boston College with a degree in biochemistry and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa. Prior to dental school, Dr. Yu worked in research at a biotech startup in Boston developing medical diagnostic kits. He attended the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine where he received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. Dr. Yu attended the General Practice Residency at Metropolitan Hospital in New York City where he trained under specialists in endodontics and oral surgery. Dr. Yu believes dentistry to be an ennobling profession that allows him to relieve pain and improve quality of life. He has volunteered for Mission of Mercy, Special Olympics Special Smiles, and Inner City Dental Mission. He has also participated in mission trips to provide dental care for the indigent in the Dominican Republic and Honduras. Aside from dentistry, Dr. Yu’s two other passions in life are indoor rowing and Olympic recurve archery.