Dentist St Paul, MN - East Dental Family Dentistry

Thank you for visiting East Dental, a clinic with a 50+ year history on the East Side of St Paul. Exceptional patient care and a complete range of dental services.  We offer quality, affordable care in a relaxed environment--that's why our practice has a long history of being a professional and compassionate dental practice in St Paul.  In January 2017, Dr. Doug Walesheck (retired) made a commitment to continue gentle, dependable care in the St. Paul area by handing over his practice to Dr. Jennifer Marker Johnson.

Serving patients in East St Paul, is the foundation of our practice. By staying abreast of the latest dental technologies and procedures, East Dental can provide the most advanced, personalized dental care for you and your family. You'll feel at ease with our friendly, long term staff, caring dentist and comfortable office setting.

This website has been specifically designed to familiarize you with our staff and office procedures here at East Dental. Check out our complete list of services , such as general dentistry , teeth whitening , crowns , preventive care and periodontal exams . Or, browse our educational patient library, and find directions to our St Paul office.

New patients are always welcome. Our Dentist, Dr. Jennifer Marker Johnson, looks forward to meeting you and being your lifelong partner in dental health.

  • Jennifer Marker Johnson,DDS

    Dr. Marker Johnson graduated from the University of Minnesota and has been in the dental field for 25 years. She is experienced in treating and diagnosing a wide range of dental issues.   She offers the same quality care that Dr. Walesheck has provided over the years.

    Learn more about the doctor here

East Dental Family Dentistry

1346 Payne Ave 

St Paul, MN 55130 

(651) 774-6085

[email protected]

Office Hours


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8:00 am-5:00 pm


8:00 am-5:00 pm


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    "I appreciate all of the updated infection control measures that I saw at my last visit.  I am happy Dr. Johnson is taking the initiative to stay on top of the new requirements to keep me safe.  I have been a patient of hers for over 20 years and have always had good experiences!" (March, 2020)"

    -Scott, 51