Our Staff

Jenny Crider

Front Desk / Administrative Assistant

9 years with Dakota Pediatrics

Favorite part about working here? Getting to know the families that come in on a more personal level. And of course, my coworkers!

Fun Fact: I am married to the love of my life and we have 3 kids, all 5 years apart in age. We love having bonfires, watching movies and spending time with family and friends.






Deb Heyers

Billing Coordinator

25 years with Dakota Pediatrics

Favorite part about working here? I love that it is a small company, and the you get know the patients that come to Dakota Pediatrics.

Fun Fact:I enjoy my granddaughter that is 3-years-old and going to the cabin sitting around the campfire.






Nicole Howe

Certified Medical Assistant

5 months with Dakota Pediatrics

Favorite part about working here? My favorite part about working at Dakota Pediatrics is our commitment to great patient care!

Fun Fact: I have 12 years of working as a Medical Assistant in a pediatric setting. I have two kids and an amazing husband. We love being outdoors and spending time with family.




Laurie Hynnek

Certified Medical Assistant

8 months with Dakota Pediatrics

Favorite part about working here? I enjoy pediatrics very much, I have spent almost my entire career working with kids. I enjoy working in a small clinic where we get to know our families very well.  I also enjoy my coworkers a lot. We are a great team that works well together.

Fun Fact: I am a mother of four daughters including a set of twins. I live on a small hobby farm where we have several animals including chickens. We enjoy going to our family cabin up on the North Shore as much as possible.



Linda Nordstrom

LPN

29 years with Dakota Pediatrics

Favorite part about working here? In the past, working as a nurse on the floor assisting the providers. Now, I enjoy seeing the children grown and coming with their children. I also enjoy the PR I can do in the field like the Safety and Health fairs.

Fun Fact: I enjoy wildlife and our new lake home.






Kao-Song Yang

Certified Medical Assistant / Floor Supervisor

7.5 years with Dakota Pediatrics

Favorite part about working here? Getting to know the families by name.

Fun Fact: I played on a volleyball league where I was the tallest person on my team. (standing tall at 5' 2)

Clinic Hours

St. Paul
by appointment only.

Inver Grove Heights
Mon, Wed, Thurs: 8 am - 8 pm
Tues, Fri: 8 am - 5 pm

Hours subject to change, please call ahead to confirm.

Both clinics closed on Sundays and all major holidays.
During off-hours, providers are on-call 24/7.

For same day appointments, phones are answered by clinic staff 15 minutes prior to regular business hours.

Contact Us

St. Paul
968 Grand Avenue
(the Health Foundations Birth Center building)
Saint Paul, MN 55105
(651) 455-9697

Inver Grove Heights
5975 Carmen Ave E
Inver Grove Heights, MN 55076
(651) 455-9697