Dr. Michael Sawyer has been practicing dentistry in the Rochester area for nearly 25 years. He is well established in the community and known for his gentle, caring personality.
Dr. Sawyer opened Circle Drive Dental in 2006. He strives to create an environment that is warm and welcoming. He understands people can have anxiety about visiting the dentist and wants to put their minds at ease. He conveys the importance of regular dental care without pressure or a lecture.
A graduate of the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Dr. Sawyer is a member of the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Dental Association, and the Zumbro Valley Dental Society. He has also taught classes at Rochester Community and Technical College.
A Minnesota native, Dr. Sawyer is passionate about family and golf. He has played courses across the country and in Scotland. He spends his free time with his wife, Stephanie, and their two children, Colin and Morgan. They enjoy movies, backyard bonfires, and being involved in their church. A fun fact: Dr. Sawyer prides himself on being a pizza connoisseur. Ask him about his favorites!
Dr. Eric Steele prides himself in providing high quality dental care to families. He is dedicated to listening to the patient’s needs, educating, and building longstanding patient relationships. A gentle and caring personality combined with continuing education and using the newest products allows Dr. Steele to provide the individualized care that's deserved by every patient.
Dr. Steele was raised in Grand Forks, ND, where he graduated high school, and in 2006, graduated from the University of North Dakota. From there, Dr. Steele chose the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and graduated in 2010 with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He returned to Grand Forks and provided dental care in private practice for 3 years before deciding to call Rochester home.
In his spare time, Dr. Steele enjoys spending time with his wife, Jenny, and three children, Mackenzie, Nolan, and Evan. Dr. Steele's other hobbies include staying involved with several church activities, reading, going to the movies, traveling, watching sports, playing softball, volleyball, and golfing.