About Us

About Dental Care Associates of Buffalo | 50 Years of Family Dentistry!

Dental Care Associates has been a fixture in the Buffalo community since 1968. It was first founded in 1968 by Dr. Edward Henk and then later purchased by Dr. Lisa Spier in 2000. Dr. Spier and her team look forward to serving Buffalo and the surrounding communities for years to come.

Dental Care Associates of Buffalo prides itself on longevity and has built lasting relationships with our clientele. Our caring approach to dental care speaks for itself, and we have built a reputation for excellence. We’re committed to service and to our community. We believe in involvement, philanthropy, and visibility. We’re proud to be your local family dentist!

If you are new to the area, or for any other reason we are not yet acquainted, please come in and meet our staff. We look forward to serving you!

Family Dentistry Expertise

At Dental Care Associates of Buffalo, we are experienced in a comprehensive list of dental services. We specialize in family dentistry and implant restoration and belong to the following respected organizations:

We also offer the following respective programs for your convenience.

Meet Our Experienced and Caring Dental Staff!

Our welcoming, friendly dental staff includes skilled dental assistants and hygienists, our patient care coordinator, office manager, and administrative staff who ensure that you will be well taken care of!

Our Dentist

Our dentist is experienced, kind, and committed to helping you get & keep your best smile.

Dr. Lisa M. Spier

Dr. Lisa Spier is a Brainerd, MN native that did her undergraduate work at Concordia College, Moorhead, MN & graduated with distinction from the U of MN Dental School. After graduation, she practiced for 8 years in Farmington & Faribault, MN.

In January of 2001, Dr. Spier purchased this practice from Dr. Ed Henk. She fell in love with the Buffalo community & has enjoyed being a part of many organizations as her children grew up and graduated from the Buffalo school system. Dr. Spier has been married for 27 years and has 2 children both of which are continuing in the health sciences.

Dr. Spier belongs to the American Dental Association, MN Dental Association Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, Northside Dental Study Group, St Cloud Dental Study Group.

In her spare time, Dr. Lisa enjoys walking the family dog, Bentley, scrapbooking the family memories, traveling & most recently attempting a garden.

Hygiene Department

Our dental hygienists are gentle and thorough. Whether they’re doing a dental cleaning or other preventative dental care, you can trust them to take care of you and your smile!

Our hygienists are: Carly Fick, Allyson Larson and Mollie Dolan

Dental Assistants

Our dental assistants offer high-quality patient care and ensure that you understand all of your procedures completely.

Our Dental Assistants are: Joleen Odeen, Lyne Daniels and Kara Steele

Administrative Team

Our excellent team of administrators makes scheduling, payment, and forms a breeze. They’re always happy to answer any question you might have!

Our Administrative Team members are: Karen Cordt – Staff Coordinator, LuAnn Bruns – Administration, Lisa M Spier – Owner and Dentist, and Ron Spier – Business Manager

Patient Testimonials

See what our clients have to say about Dental Care Associates of Buffalo!

Our Facility

At Dental Care Associates of Buffalo, we are proud to serve Buffalo and the surrounding community with unrivaled dental care from our state-of-the-art dental center located near Highway 55 in Buffalo. Click a photo below to take a virtual tour of our dental facility!

You can trust your smile to us. Give us a call today!