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  • B.S., Biology (2004), Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
  • Doctor of Dental Surgery (2009), University of Maryland School of Dentistry, Baltimore, Maryland
  • Certificate in Endodontics and Master of Science (2011), University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Minneapolis, Minnesota
Professional Activities
  • Former Clinical Faculty, University of Minnesota, Division of Endodontics
  • Past President, Minnesota Association of Endodontists
  • American Association of Endodontics
  • American Association of Women Dentists

Verified Patient Reviews

4.8 out of 5 (117 Reviews) (18 Comments)

Overall patient ratings are based on the average score given by The Dental Specialists patients who voluntarily complete a satisfaction survey from Press Ganey, a nationally recognized firm dedicated to improving patient experience. Click to learn more about our patient ratings.

4.8 out of 5
August 14, 2020
very pleased with doctor and her assistant
5 out of 5
December 24, 2019
extremely happy with my experience with your team.
5 out of 5
August 21, 2019
We spoke about all treatment options before deciding on a course of action.
5 out of 5
August 18, 2019
Dr was amazing she explains everything to me and was very gentle doting work done
5 out of 5
June 30, 2019
Dr. Roach put me completely at ease. She was kind, thorough, and compassionate, both when discussing the problem I had with my tooth, and in pausing to check in with me during the root canal. She also kept me updated on her progress during the procedure which kept me calm.
5 out of 5
June 10, 2019
Dr. Roach was very through and professional and, clearly, skilled
5 out of 5
April 8, 2019
Dr. Roach and her team were awesome! They squeezed me in for an emergency root canal, and were nothing but professional, empathetic, and warm. A great experience!
5 out of 5
March 29, 2019
Dr. Roach was wonderful.
5 out of 5
March 18, 2019
Dr. Roach is very skillful, detailed, clear and she listened to what I needed help with. Her treatment showed immediate healing on one of my concerns just right aftet my first visit. I knew I can trust her seeing and feeling improvements the way I experienced it.
4.8 out of 5
March 6, 2019
I felt very confident that I would be well cared for. Very pleasant environment.
5 out of 5
January 25, 2019
Dr. Roach is one of the best doctors I have ever been treated by.
5 out of 5
May 28, 2018
Dr. Samantha Roach, by far gave me the best dental experience that I have ever had at a dentist office. She is a true professional who made my experience absolutely seamless considering the circumstances with me coming in for a root canal. THANK YOU Dr. Roach!!
5 out of 5
April 23, 2018
The dr. and rest of staff were so friendly - I had to get an unexpected root canal and they made the experience as painless as possible.
5 out of 5
March 9, 2018
The Dr. was great, she took time to explain all my options & discuss pros & cons of the choices for treatment
5 out of 5
February 19, 2018
everything was made clear for understanding
5 out of 5
February 3, 2018
I felt like Dr Roach and assistant were wonderful! Everything was explained in detail in terms I could understand. They were concerned with the pain I was experiencing during the procedure and really helped with my anxiety
5 out of 5
June 26, 2017
Dr. Roach is excellent. She explained everything, took X-rays to check her work, and had a calming demeanor. I was very anxious and uncomfortable, but she was confident and reassuring.
5 out of 5
March 31, 2017
When Dr. Roach found that my tooth was cracked into the root, she recommended not continuing the root canal, but having the tooth extracted. I'm grateful for her response to my situation and her conservative approach.
5 out of 5
March 9, 2017
Dr. Roach will be my endodontist as long as she is practicing! Very happy with her care and professionalism!
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