The dentists of Linden Hills Dentistry — Dr. Kordie Reinhold, Dr. Peter Hinke, Dr. Chas Salmen, Dr. Jane Puntillo and Dr. Benjamin Trapp, along with their outstanding staff provide exceptional dentistry with a personal touch, treating patients like honored guests. Linden Hills Dentistry offers comprehensive, gentle, care from preventive dentistry to cosmetic dentistry to endodontics and implants at reasonable fees.
Dr. Kordie Reinhold
Dr. Kordie Reinhold joined the practice in 1988, bringing her passion and expertise in cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Reinhold’s meticulous work gives the patients of Linden Hills Dentistry life-changing smiles. Dr. Reinhold is fortunate to live and work in Linden Hills with Husband Peter. This allows more time for fitness, cooking, gardening, reading and sports that she loves- Sharing these interests with family and friends is her passion.
Dr. Peter Hinke
Dr. Hinke expanded the practice and its services when he joined in 1995. Dr. Hinke, who also provides comprehensive care as well as endodontics (root canals). You will enjoy Dr. Hinke's gentle and proficient style. In Dr. Hinke’s free time, he loves to downhill ski, bike, travel and his fitness workouts. He also loves to spend time at the cabin with his wife Kordie, 3 kids & dog Bucky.
Dr. Chas Salmen
Dr. Chas Salmen grew up in St. Paul, MN where his father provided early professional inspiration. Dr. Salmen attended the University of Minnesota Dental School with Drs. Reinhold and Hinke and later joined Linden Hills Dentistry in 2011. Dr. Salmen enjoys applying his diverse professional expertise in diagnosis, prevention and restorative/esthetic dentistry for patients of all ages. Dr. Salmen and his husband Russ live in the Bryn Mawr neighborhood of Minneapolis. In his free time, he enjoys traveling, biking, hiking and visits with extended family and friends, particularly in Minnesot’s St. Criox Valley and California.
Dr. Jane Puntillo
Dr. Jane Puntillo attended the University of Minnesota and completed a general practice residency at the Minneapolis VA Hospital. She has a passion for dentistry and provides high quality, gentle care with a keen attention to detail. Dr. Puntillo desires to help her patients maintain and improve their oral health, quality of life and appearance. Dr. Puntillo values continuing education and outreach service including her involvement in three monthly study clubs, Invisalign, Give Kids A Smile, and Mission of Mercy. Dr. Puntillo and her husband have two children and enjoy camping in the Boundary Waters, Minnesota State Parks and Montana.
Dr. Benjamin Trapp
Dr. Benjamin Trapp graduated from University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and completed an AEGD residency at the Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Trapp takes care to listen and provide treatment options that align with each individual's goals, prioritizing holistic oral health and fully informed patients. Dr. Trapp returned to Minneapolis because he loves the outdoors, hygge and everything else that Minnesota has to offer.``
Hygienists, Assistants & Administrators
As the practice has grown, Linden Hills Dentistry hasn’t lost its personal touch. The administrative and clinical staff at Linden Hills Dentistry take great pride in the quality of their work.
Our clinical team of five assistants and six hygienists are all highly trained and experienced as well as being friendly and passionate about the care of their patients. We are continually expanding our education by attending extracurricular courses and study groups. We are dedicated to providing our patients with the best experience and care possible.
Our staff also gives back to the community through the annual “Give Kids a Smile” free dental care program, providing oral health screening, treatment and education to underserved children in Minnesota.