Tag: Dr. Michael Helgeson

Apple Tree Accepts Distinguished Service Award from National Association
(Mounds View, MN; April 29, 2024) – Apple Tree Dental is pleased to announce that they received the Association for State & Territorial Dental Directors (ASTDD) 2024 M. Dean Perkins Distinguished Service Award. The M. Dean Perkins Distinguished Service Award honors organizations that provide outstanding contributions to dental public health. This honor was awarded to […]
May 7, 2024
Apple Tree Dental & Ready, Set, Smile, Featured in MinnPost article about dental disparities
MinnPost staff writer - and Race and Equity Fellow - Ava Kian reached out to Apple Tree Dental's CEO and co-founder, Dr. Michael Helgeson, last week for quotes about dental disparities in Minnesota, particularly amongst communities of color.  This week, Kian published her article with MinnPost highlighting the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota […]
May 24, 2023
Apple Tree Dental Celebrates the Grand Opening of the Little Falls Center for Dental Health on March 21st, 2023
Apple Tree Dental is welcoming the community to attend the Grand Opening of the newly renovated Little Falls Center for Dental Health! Join us on March 21st, 2023, at noon for a celebratory event!  Speakers and the ribbon cutting begin at 12:30, with tours of the new clinic at 1:00 pm.  Featuring remarks from Apple […]
March 6, 2023
Media Alert: Dr. Helgeson to Speak at 150th Anniversary of Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont
(Mounds View, MN; September 28, 2022) -- Apple Tree Dental is pleased to announce that Dr. Michael Helgeson, CEO, has been invited to give remarks at the Mayo Clinic Health System in Fairmont’s celebration of 150 years of healthcare in the community. The event will take place in at 4:45 p.m. on Thursday, Sept. 29 […]
September 28, 2022
Apple Tree CEO Dr. Michael Helgeson Quoted in Multiple Articles about Great Strides in Dental Legislation
Apple Tree Dental is thrilled to share some more recent articles in which our co-founder and CEO, Dr. Michael Helgeson, is quoted.  These articles showcase the importance of the recent and historic legislation regarding dental care access for Minnesotans. Find Dr. Helgeson's quotes in the StarTribune ("3M works to expand dental care access in Minnesota […]
November 8, 2021
Apple Tree Dental CEO Dr. Helgeson Receives John P. Rossetti Impact Award
On Sunday, April 14th, at the National Oral Health Conference in Memphis, Tennessee, the co-founder and CEO of Apple Tree Dental, Dr. Michael J. Helgeson, was awarded the John P. Rossetti Community Oral Health Impact Award for his efforts to improve oral health access. Dr. Helgeson cited his dentist grandfather, Jay A. Jacobson - who […]
April 15, 2019
Dr. Helgeson Featured in MPR Article on MN Dental Care for Low-Income Families
MPR ran a news segment today, November 28th, 2018, on the concerns regarding dental care for low-income Minnesota families.  Unfortunately, Minnesota is below the national average for the percentage of children on Medical Assistance (Medicaid) who actually receive the dental care included in their coverage.  Listen to the end for the quote from Dr. Michael […]
November 28, 2018
Dr. Helgeson Quoted by the Star Tribune in Article on Teledentistry
On the 8th of October, the Star Tribune ran a story about teledentistry, a growing practice which allows dental hygienists to provide preventative care to patients at a lower cost while electronically supervised by a dentist.  Dr. Helgeson, Apple Tree Dental's CEO and one of its founders, is featured in the article, giving his take […]
October 22, 2018
OHA's "Silver Diamine Fluoride: Science, Practice, and Potential" Webinar
On August 30, 2018, Dr. Michael Helgeson and Dr. Ryan Quock presented an Oral Health America webinar on how Silver Diamine Fluoride (SDF), recently FDA approved, can arrest carious lesions without the need for anesthesia or excavation. Attendees gained an understanding of how SDF can stabilize a tooth as part of a continuum of care […]
September 10, 2018
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