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. 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.

Team

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.

Jessica Weis, RDA

Jessica has more than 10 years of experience as a registered dental assistant. 

Anitha Jagannathan, RDH

Anitha has more than 5 years of experience as a registered hygienist. She likes to work with all age groups. She attends continuing education classes to keep up-to-date with changes in dental hygiene. 

Elizabeth Griffith, RDH

“Liz” has been a registered hygienist from 2013. She likes to work with all age groups, and loves working with kids. 

Bobby Jo Stevens, Receptionist

Bobby Jo has over 5 years of working as a dental receptionist. She is knowledgeable about most dental insurance plans and she is happy to help patients with any questions.