Dental Staff

All professionals at Grove Dentist maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Dr. Sandu Florin Alb DDS

Sandu Florin Alb DDS has been practicing Dentistry for more than 15 years. He moved to Minnesota in 2015 and has been practicing in northwest suburb areas for the past years. He joined Grove Dentist in July 2019. He has extensive experience in all aspects of Dentistry including implants.

Dr. Sandu is married to Camelia and has 2 daughters, Sandra and Hanna. He enjoys traveling and photography.


Dr. Reny Chacko

Dr. Reny Chacko has been practicing dentistry for more than 15 years. She moved to Minnesota in 2003. After a 3.5 year associateship in Princeton and Big Lake, she started her own practice in Mora, Minnesota from 2007-2017. She then took over the Maple Grove practice in 2013 where she initially practiced part-time. She has now been practicing full-time in Maple Grove (since March 2017). 

Dr. Chacko is well experienced in all aspects of dentistry and enjoys working with all age groups. She keeps up-to-date with changes in dentistry through more than 250 hours of continuing education classes on aesthetic dentistry (University of Minnesota), and more than 200 hours of advanced training on implants. She’s a member of the American Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, and Academy of General Dentistry. 

Dr. Chacko has been married over 20 years and is a proud mother of one. Her daughter is a student at the University of Notre Dame. In her spare time, she likes taking walks, cooking, and watching movies.


Debbie Baldwin, RDA

Debbie has more than 30 years of experience as a registered dental assistant. She has been working with Dr. Chacko for 10 years. She is an insurance administrator and dental assistant for the practice.

Kayla Kleven RDH

Kayla graduated from Herzing University in 1999. Kayla worked with Grove Dentist a few years back and now she has rejoined the team.

Virgilia Sanchez, Receptionist

Vicki has years of experience in Customer Service. She is with Grove Dentist since 2018.