Meet the Team

Our Dentists

At RiverRock Dental we strive to give you the best possible treatment and experience to help you achieve your dental goals.

Todd Christianson
Dentist

Dr. Christianson graduated from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 2008, after completing his undergraduate studies at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Continuing education is a top priority, as he strives to stay on the cutting edge of dentistry so that he can provide the best dental care possible. Dr. Christianson is an active member in the American Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, the Southside Comprehensive Study Club and also participates in the "Give Kids a Smile" program. In his spare time, he enjoys spending time with his wife and four small children. As an outdoor enthusiast, that's where he can be found when he is not at the office. Dr. Christianson also enjoys most sports, and is a high school football official in the fall.

Andrew Backes
Dentist

Dr. Backes is from Buffalo, MN. He is a graduate of the University of MN School of Dentistry, after receiving his undergraduate degree from St. John's University. Dr. Backes is a member of the American Dental Association, MN Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Backes believes in treating patients with compassion and care. He strives to work with each person to help them reach their own personal dental goals. He is committed to continuing education to provide the best and most recent dental care available. Dr. Backes is here to provide excellent dental care for you and your family. When away from the office, Dr. Backes enjoys spending time with his wife and family. He loves being outdoors and enjoys tennis, hiking, spending time at the lake, and photography.

Friendly Dental Practice

Our dentists are committed to improving your general dental health and restoring your natural smile. We also offer a FREE orthodontic consultation and assessment for a personal treatment plan.  Stop in and meet our friendly and professional staff.