Dr. Patrick Hermanson of Hermanson & Swenson Dental has been in the dental practice here in Pierre since July 1973. He grew up in Minnesota where he attended St. John’s University graduating with a Bachelor of Science in biology.
He then went to the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry receiving his dental degree in June 1973.
Along with his full-time practice in Pierre, Dr. Hermanson has contributed to the dental health of the people of South Dakota in several ways. He has served on the council of Dental Health for the State Health Department and spent 10 years as a member of the State Board of Dentistry.
He has also served as a dental examiner for the Central Regional Dental Testing Service for the past 15 years.
Dr. Hermanson’s practice includes treatment in all phases of general dentistry. He is comfortable and experienced in treating children and adults of all ages.
Dr. Hermanson has also been an allied staff member of St. Mary’s hospital since 1973 and provides comprehensive dental care for both children and adults.