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About Our Office

The team at Apple Valley offers a breadth of orthodontic services to meet the needs of kids, teens, and adults. Helping our patients reveal confident smiles through tailored orthodontic treatment plans is our goal. If you’re looking for braces or Invisalign® aligner options from a family orthodontist near you, book your FREE consultation online or by phone today.

  • Convenient scheduling and progress tracking through Smile Doctors Anywhere app
  • Affordable monthly payment options and discounts are available for qualifying patients
  • Most dental insurance plans accepted
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14065 Essex Ave,
Apple Valley, MN, 55124
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am-4:30pm
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"Tristan was amazing. She got us in, & even got to do braces same day. The process was very simple & easy. Would highly recommend."

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Mikeesha Bell

About Our Office

The team at Apple Valley offers a breadth of orthodontic services to meet the needs of kids, teens, and adults. Helping our patients reveal confident smiles through tailored orthodontic treatment plans is our goal. If you’re looking for braces or Invisalign® aligner options from a family orthodontist near you, book your FREE consultation online or by phone today.

  • Convenient scheduling and progress tracking through Smile Doctors Anywhere app
  • Affordable monthly payment options and discounts are available for qualifying patients
  • Most dental insurance plans accepted
Logo Smile Doctors
14065 Essex Ave,
Apple Valley, MN, 55124
Monday - Thursday: 7:30am-4:30pm
Google
5-star

Orthodontic Services Available

Braces

Smile Doctors offers metal and ceramic braces to suit our patients’ needs. Our orthodontists can develop a custom orthodontic treatment plan for kids, teens, and adults.

Invisalign® Aligners

A clear alternative to traditional braces, Invisalign® aligners are a convenient choice for adults and teens looking to discreetly straighten their teeth with clear aligners.

Smile Express®

Get the smile of your dreams in six months or less with Smile Express®! Learn how our local orthodontists can help adults touch up their smile with aligners shipped straight to your door.

Retainers

Keep your smile beautiful with clear or fixed retainers from Smile Doctors. Our orthodontists can fit a new or existing patient for a retainer and offer retainer repairs and replacements if needed.

Rising Star (7& Up)

The American Association of Orthodontists (AAO) recommends children see an orthodontist by age 7. Our RISING STAR program provides children ages 5-10 with complimentary, early care.

Current Offers and Insurance

Everyone deserves a confident and affordable smile. Convenient monthly payments and discounts are available for qualifying patients. We accept most insurance plans and will check your coverage during your FREE initial consultation.

$149/month on braces
Affordable, Confident Smiles for All

* When you sign up for autopay. Additional restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Pay in Full
Discounts when you pay in full for treatment

* Some restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Military Discount
10% off braces or Invisalign® aligners

A special offer for service members and family

* Some restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Family Plan
Discounts when multiple family members start treatment

* Some restrictions & exclusions may apply.

Meet Our Orthodontists in Apple Valley

Ron Snyder
Dr. Ron Snyder

After 34 years of clinical orthodontics Dr. Snyder can honestly say that orthodontics changes lives – one smile at a time. He loves connecting with the wide range of patients – teaming with them towards a magnificent outcome.

Dr. Snyder attended the University of Notre Dame and then the University of Colorado School of Dentistry. He then competed a hospital residency at the University of Chicago followed by his training at the University of Illinois at Chicago Orthodontic Department.

He is Board Certified by The American Board of Orthodontics and is a 26-year member and officer of the distinguished orthodontic study society, The Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontics. He has critically reviewed over 100 articles for The American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

In his free time, Dr. Snyder enjoys volunteer work along with spending time with his growing family and friends that invariably involves cooking and outdoor sports, hiking, biking, and golf along with visiting areas in the beautiful upper Midwest.

Eric Moe
Dr. Eric Moe

Dr. Moe graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2015, with a Bachelor of Science in Bioengineering. He went on to the University of Pittsburgh in 2019, earning his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) and in 2021 graduated from Marquette University with his Master of Science and certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Dr. Moe is currently a part of the American Association of Orthodontics, Midwestern Society of Orthodontics and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Moe believes having an awesome, confident smile is such an important part of life and he is committed to helping each and every patient achieve their smile goals. Orthodontics is a fun and rewarding process, and Dr. Moe is excited to take the journey to an awesome smile with you!

Dr. Moe is originally from Fargo, ND and spent time in school in Pittsburgh, PA and Milwaukee, WI before finding his way to Minneapolis. As a big sports fan, he’s happy to finally be back in an area filled with Twins, Vikings, and Wild fans! He also enjoys exploring new restaurants, learning how to cook, and spending time at the lake with friends and family.

Ron Snyder Eric Moe

Our Orthodontists in Apple Valley - Essex

Ron Snyder
Eric Moe
Ron Snyder Eric Moe
Dr. Ron Snyder

After 34 years of clinical orthodontics Dr. Snyder can honestly say that orthodontics changes lives – one smile at a time. He loves connecting with the wide range of patients – teaming with them towards a magnificent outcome.

Dr. Snyder attended the University of Notre Dame and then the University of Colorado School of Dentistry. He then competed a hospital residency at the University of Chicago followed by his training at the University of Illinois at Chicago Orthodontic Department.

He is Board Certified by The American Board of Orthodontics and is a 26-year member and officer of the distinguished orthodontic study society, The Edward H. Angle Society of Orthodontics. He has critically reviewed over 100 articles for The American Journal of Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

In his free time, Dr. Snyder enjoys volunteer work along with spending time with his growing family and friends that invariably involves cooking and outdoor sports, hiking, biking, and golf along with visiting areas in the beautiful upper Midwest.

Dr. Eric Moe

Dr. Moe graduated from the University of Pittsburgh in 2015, with a Bachelor of Science in Bioengineering. He went on to the University of Pittsburgh in 2019, earning his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) and in 2021 graduated from Marquette University with his Master of Science and certificate in Orthodontics and Dentofacial Orthopedics.

Dr. Moe is currently a part of the American Association of Orthodontics, Midwestern Society of Orthodontics and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Moe believes having an awesome, confident smile is such an important part of life and he is committed to helping each and every patient achieve their smile goals. Orthodontics is a fun and rewarding process, and Dr. Moe is excited to take the journey to an awesome smile with you!

Dr. Moe is originally from Fargo, ND and spent time in school in Pittsburgh, PA and Milwaukee, WI before finding his way to Minneapolis. As a big sports fan, he’s happy to finally be back in an area filled with Twins, Vikings, and Wild fans! He also enjoys exploring new restaurants, learning how to cook, and spending time at the lake with friends and family.

Awards & Certifications

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Patient Reviews

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“Thanks to Tristan Aldrich I had the best experience at Smile Doctors.”

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Halima Yusuf
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“All three of my boys are patients here and we love it. My last son is still in the process but the other two had great results! I highly recommend Snyder to anyone needing orthodontic care.”

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Robyn Ramos
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“Dr. Snyder (the ortho guru) and his team are the best! My 7 year old daughter is a complex case with a narrow palate and crossbite. I know she’s in the very best hands with her orthodontic care. Tristian in particular is one of the best friendly dental assistants!😍 Emily Ruscoe (mom & dental professional)”

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Emily Ruscoe
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“The staff are very knowledgeable and personable. Scheduling and the rare urgent visit were handled smoothly. Financing was clear and flexible from the start. Very happy with my experience and healthy beautiful smile!”

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Veronica Olson
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“Friendly staff, efficient, clean, and over all great experience at Smile Doctors!! Ayanna was a great assistant, very helpful and friendly!”

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Lexi Lasso

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In the Community

Our team members make a difference in our communities every day. Whether we are putting on events at our clinics or hosting tooth talks in the schools, filling backpacks with supplies or donating time to those in need, creating smiles is our passion.