Serving Mayville, Grand Forks, Fargo, and the surrounding areas
At Goose River Dental, we want you to feel comfortable with our office from the minute you walk in. Here you will get to learn more about our doctor and his staff. With over 25 years of experience, our dentist strives to provide quality care at comparable pricing.
Dr. Rob Lauf was born and raised in Fargo, ND. He graduated from Fargo North High School, North Dakota State University, and the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry. He has practiced in the art of dentistry at Goose River Dental since it was founded in 1990. He is a past president of the North Dakota Dental Association, and has been a delegate for the American Dental Association (ADA) for the past 12 years. Dr. Lauf also served as chair on the Council of Access, Prevention, and Interprofessional Relations (CAPIR) for the ADA. He was awarded the Pursuit of Excellence for Heartland Study Club in 1999, and was the Clinician of the Year in 2002. Dr. Lauf was also awarded the Presidential Citation for the ADA.
Currently, Dr. Lauf is on the North Dakota State Board of Dental Examiners, and is the past president. He serves as a licensing dental examiner for Central Regional Dental Testing Service (CRDTS), and also for Western Regional Examining Board (WREB). He has been chosen as the New Dentist of the Year for the North Dakota Dental Association (NDDA), as well as the recipient of the Outstanding Achievement Award for the NDDA. Dr. Lauf and his wife Kim reside in Mayville and have two adult children attending North Dakota State University. They enjoy traveling, lake time, and attending sporting events.
Cindy Ingebretson graduated from Moorhead Technical College with a degree in Dental Assisting. She has worked in the dental profession for 35 years in various offices. She moved to Mayville in 2007 and began working at Goose River Dental. She works as a dental assistant and in the front office. She and her husband Marlin live on a farm near Mayville and have a blended family of four adult children and three grandchildren. She enjoys gardening, entertaining, and spending time with her family.
Loree Stenehjem Graduated from North Dakota State University with a degree in Child Development. She and her husband Keith moved to Mayville in 2007. They have two adult children and two granddaughters. Loree began working at Goose River Dental in 2012 in the front office. She enjoys attending MaSU functions, cooking, reading, and spending time with her grandchildren.
LuAnn Pedersen is a native of Milnor, ND. She met her husband Scott while attending North Dakota State University. They live on a farm near Northwood, and have three adult children and four grandchildren. She began working at Goose River Dental in 1995 in the front office. She has also worked as an EMT with Northwood Ambulance, and has been a CPR instructor since 1998. She loves to spend time with her family, scrapbook, and travel.
Rachel (Karaim) Payne was born in Mayville, ND. She received her Dental Assisting degree while living on Grand Forks Air Force Base with her husband Jeff. They moved to Mayville in 1995, and she began working at Goose River Dental in 1996 as a dental assistant. They have three adult children and three granddaughters. She loves to go boating, camping, and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
Deb Paintner graduated from North Dakota State College of Science in 1975 with a Dental Hygiene degree. She is married to Jerome, and they have two adult daughters and one grand-dog. She has been in the dental profession for 36 years, and began working at Goose River Dental in 1991. She loves to do crafts, go golfing, and entertain with her alter-ego Cora Anderson.
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Mary was born and raised in Grafton, ND. She graduated from University of Mpls, MN with a degree in Dental Hygiene in 1990. She has been working the past 26 years at a dental office in Moorehead, MN. Mary has two grown up children both attending UND. She enjoys spending time with her family, biking and home projects in her spare time.