Your Smile,
Our Expert Care

David Paape, DDS

Dr. Paape graduated from Marquette University School of Dentistry in 2006. After practicing in public health for a year in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, he and his wife moved to Alaska, where he was an associate for two years. In 2009, Dr. Paape realized his professional goal of starting and owning his own dental practice.

Dr. Paape continues to be committed to dentistry though continuing education and belongs to the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Far North Surgical Study Club, the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Alaska Dental Society.

Meet Our Team

Our team members are very friendly and professional at what they do, making sure you feel safe and cared for at Northstar Dental. They are also knowledgeable, answering any questions you may have before your visit with our dentist, Dr. David Paape. We invite you to call 907-929-1728 to learn more about our comprehensive dental services in Anchorage, Alaska.

At Northstar Dental, our team’s heart and soul are embodied by Mina and Reana, who have been pillars of the practice since its inception in 2010. Working alongside Dr. Paape, they have been instrumental in creating an environment where dentistry is not just a profession but a passion driven by empathy and care. Their dedication makes Northstar Dental more than just a clinic; it’s a place where patients feel genuinely cared for and valued. Both Mina and Reana are not only committed professionals but also loving mothers. They skillfully balance the demands of family life with their careers, setting a remarkable example of dedication both at home and at work.

Lori, our exceptional full-time hygienist, has been with us for over a decade, bringing expertise and warmth to every appointment. Her dedication to dental health and patient comfort shines through in her work, ensuring everyone leaves with a brighter smile. Amanda and Jamie, our part-time hygienists, complete our team with their friendly demeanor and skilled care. Together, they embody the spirit of Northstar Dental – a place where friendly faces and professional care come together to create smiles that last a lifetime.

Our team’s commitment extends beyond dental care; it’s about building a community where every visit feels like coming home. Join us at Northstar Dental, where your smile is our greatest reward.