Our Difference

We treat every patient like family and our VIP.

It's the People Who Make the Practice

Unitedly serving our patients with an exceptional experience.

Clear Communication

Through a variety of methods, including text and email, we are able to keep in communication with you. This two-way flow allows us to develop a partnership with you based on mutual trust.

Our trustworthy Dr. Pooley answering all patients questions at Mankato Family Dentistry
Long-serving Team

Led by Dr. Pooley, a Mankato native, our caring team views each other as family. This genuine care spreads to all our patients and creates a warm, friendly atmosphere in our modern office.

The soul of Mankato Family Dentistry
Zero Pressure

Whether you are nervous about your visit or it has been some time since your last check-up, rest assured we never judge or lecture. Rather, we cater to all your personal needs and make sure you feel comfortable.

A calm patient with our favorite doctor inside Mankato Family Dentistry

One of a Kind Mankato Family Dentistry

Striving to make superior dental care accessible and enjoyable.

Feel at Ease

Patient comfort and healthy teeth are our top priorities. With our state-of-the-art treatments and comforts, you can be confident in the care you will receive.

Inclusive Care

Caring for all members of the family is possible thanks to our modern technology and advanced training. We provide first-class general, cosmetic, restorative, and spa services to patients of all ages.

Financial Options

Depending on your preferences and circumstances, we have a solution for you. You can benefit from easy payment methods or useful plans such as CareCredit.

In-house Membership

For those patients without insurance, we are proud to offer an in-house membership plan. This plan is designed to make dentistry accessible to all in the Mankato community.

I enjoy going to the dentist...everybody there is friendly and I'm in and out in no time at all. I'll continue to come to River Valley Dental and recommend them to others for as long as they continue the way they do business!

Jeffery W. (Actual Patient)

Where Modern Efficiency Meets Genuine Care

Leading-edge technology allows us to provide breath-taking dentistry in a comfortable environment.


The clear alternative to braces! Free from metal and wires.


Painless injections promoting zero discomfort.

Modern Treatment Rooms

Stylish and fully equipped with the latest technology.

Comfortable, Cozy Office

Feel relaxed and at ease in our waiting area.

Hygiene Kits

Enjoy a hygiene pack to keep your teeth in good shape.

Digital Office

Everything is safely stored and shared on our internal computer system.

Experience the Joy of Loving Your Dentist & Your Smile