Dr. Jane Hermes Jensen

 Dr. Jane Hermes Jensen

(Forest Lake and Woodbury offices)


Educational Summary
Ottumua Heights College; 1969-1971 (A.A.)
Ottumwa, Iowa

University of Minnesota 1971-1973; (G.D.H.)
School of Dentistry Department of Dental Hygiene

University of Minnesota; 1973-1977 (B.S., D.D.S.)
School of Dentistry

University of Minnesota; 1977-1980 (M.S.)
School of Dentistry Department of Periodontology

Dental Licensure
Central Regional Board Examination 1977; Minnesota #8462

Professional Work Experience
Graduate Training; 1977-1980
Department of Periodontology; University of Minnesota

Assistant Professor; 1978-Present
Department of Periodontology; University of Minnesota

Advisory Board
Century College Department of Dental Assisting and Dental Hygiene

Instructor: "Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist"
Normandale Community College; 1983-1985

Instructor: "Periodontics for the Dental Hygienist"
Century College; 1993-Present

Volunteer Dental Care
Union Gospel Mission; 1995-Present

Volunteer Dental Care
San Lucas Toliman, Guatemala; 2000, 2002

Professional Affiliations & Associated Appointments

American Dental Association
Minnesota Dental Association
St. Paul District Dental Society
American Academy of Periodontology
Minnesota Association of Periodontists
Midwest Society of Periodontists
University of Minnesota President's Club
University of Minnesota Alumni Association
Delegate, Minnesota Dental Association; 1988-1995, 2000
Omicron Kappa Upsilon (Dental Honor Fraternity)

Hospital Appointments

HealthEast Hospitals
St. John's Hospital
St. Joseph's Hospital
Midway Hospital

Committees & Offices
St. Paul District Dental Society
Treasurer; 1986-1989
President-elect; 1993-1994
President; 1994-1995

Minnesota Dental Association
Delegate; 1988-1995, 2000
Co-chairperson, Minnesota Dental Association Legislative Committee; 1993-1995
Associate Editor, Northwest Dentistry; 1993-1994
Dental Education Committee; 2001-Present

Minnesota Association of Periodontists
Executive Council; 1986-1994
President; 1988-1989


Jensen, R.L. & Jensen, J.H.: Peri-implant Maintenance. Northwest Dentistry (70) 4:14-23. July-August, 1991

Jensen, R.L.; Jensen, J.H.; Krauser, J.T.; & Schulte, J.R.: Hydroxylapatite-coated Dental Implants. Northwest Dentistry (68) 5:14-25. September-October, 1989.

Jensen, J.H.; Liljemark, W.; & Bloomquist, C.: The Effect of Female Hormones on Subgingival Microflora. J. Perio. 1980.

Associated Editor, Northwest Dentistry; 1993-1994

The Effect of Female Sex Hormones on Subgingival Microflora; 1978-1979

A.A.P. Balint Orban Competition for Excellence in Research, First Place; 1979

Mother of Three
Award for Excellence in Periodontology, Endodontics, and Oral Surgery; 1977
Balint Orban Award; 1979
Omicron Kappa Upsilon

Seminars & Presentations
Local Study Clubs

Minnesota Association of Periodontist Fall Meeting; 1987; "New Periodontal Products"

University of Minnesota Continuing Education; January 1991; "Periodontal Update"

St. Paul District Dental Society Mid-winter Meetings
1990; Dental Implants
1991; Dental Implants
1992; Maintenance of Dental Implants
1993; Treatment Planning Dental Implants
1998; New Developments for Periodontal Instrumentation
2001; Women's Health Issues and Periodontal Disease

American Academy of Periodontology Annual Meeting, Orlando; 1992; "Advances in Dental Implant
Bioengineering and Surface Coating"