EXCELSIOR STAFF

Dr. Chris Johnson, DDS

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Dr. Johnson is a graduate of St. John’s University and graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry with honors in 1996. In 1997 he completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) residency at Balboa Hospital, San Diego and Naval Dental Center Southwest.

Dr. Johnson served as a Naval Dental Officer for three years, primarily stationed in Japan. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Dental Association, Rotary International, and the Chamber of Commerce. He is also an associate professor of restorative dentistry at the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry.

In his spare time, Dr. Johnson spends time with his wife Debbie and their three children Kyah, Kaden, and Kendrie. In his really spare time he loves playing hockey and enjoying the outdoors.


Dr. David Harvieux, DDS

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After graduating from Minnetonka High School, Dr. Harvieux attended the University of Minnesota Duluth and the University Of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He graduated with honors in 1996.  Dr. Harvieux completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD) program at Bolling Air Force Base in Washington, D.C. He went on to serve two years at Vandenberg Air Force Base in California. At Vandenberg, Dr. Harvieux was the Officer in Charge of the Oral Surgery Department.

Dr. Harvieux is dedicated to continuing education and strongly believes in learning everything he can about dentistry and passing this knowledge onto his patients. Not only does he participate in many local study clubs, he also is a graduate of the prestigious Kois Center in Seattle. Dr. Harvieux collaborates with other specialists who share his philosophy. These collaborations are critical in providing his patients with extraordinary care. 

Dr. Harvieux is an active member of the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Dental Association, and the Rotary International.

From coaching his children in youth activities to frequenting local activities, Dr.Harvieux is an active member of the community. He lives in Chaska with his wife Rachel and their children Gavin, Xavier and Eva. In his spare time, Dr. Harvieux enjoys hunting, biking and other physical activities.


Karla, Office Manager

karlaKarla is our office manager. She has been working in dentistry as a dental assistant and office manager for over 30 years. Her passion is building patient relationships along with meeting new patients, followed by her love of dentistry and its diversity. She takes great pride in patient care, team work, and team-building. She and her husband live in the northern suburbs. They have three grown children. Two children live outside of Minnesota and the eldest is in St. Paul. In her spare time she’s a certified Healing Touch Practitioner, enjoys reading, meditating, music, and anything having to do with the great outdoors. She loves  spending quality time with family and friends.  She feels fortunate to be working with. exceptional dentists and dental professionals at Town Dental.


Jennifer, Dental Hygienist

jenJennifer has been working with Town Dental since 2003, as a part time dental hygienist.  She is a graduate of the University of Minnesota, Duluth.  She works for a great office and loves the relationship she has built with her patients.  Jennifer and her husband have raised three children and are now enjoying free time traveling, boating and walking their dog.  She enjoys cooking and spending time with family and friends.


Barb, Dental Hygienist

barbBarb graduated from the University of Iowa with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene.  She is passionate about her work and loves the relationships she has built with her patients.  She has been with Town Dental since August of 2008, and enjoys working with both Dr. Johnson and Dr. Harvieux.

Barb is married and has two adult children. In her down time she enjoys spending time with her family, outdoor activities, and attending all kinds of sporting events.