Bisson Dental is committed to serving the entire family in a friendly, welcoming environment. We want you to feel at home the moment you walk through the front door. Our goal is to listen to your dental concerns and treat you like a member of our own family – with patience, understanding, and a commitment to quality dental care.


Dr. John Bisson was raised in Sturgis, South Dakota. He attended South Dakota State University and was a four-year member of the swimming & diving team where he met his wife, Alexandra. John attended Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. Following the birth of their first child, John and his wife moved back to South Dakota to be closer to their families. John was an associate dentist for two years in Mitchell prior to owning Bisson Dental in Brookings. John and Alexandra now have two children, Jackson and Avery. In their spare time, John and his family love to cheer on the Jackrabbits, travel, and spend time outdoors. They are ecstatic to bring their young family back to the Brookings community where their story began many years ago.


Nicole has worked as a dental hygienist in our office for more than 20 years. She grew up in Rutland, North Dakota, and attended North Dakota State College of Science where she earned her Associate in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene. Nicole says she loved to visit the dentist growing up which led her to pursue a career as a dental hygienist. Nicole’s favorite part of her job is the relationship she builds with her patients. Nicole and her husband, Randy, enjoy spending time at their vacation home in Chamberlain. She also enjoys fishing, kayaking, camping, reading, spending time outdoors, and being with her family. 


Tara grew up in Rock Valley, Iowa. She attended the University of South Dakota where she received her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene. Tara had a wonderful relationship with a dental hygienist growing up who encouraged her to pursue a career in dental hygiene. She loves to educate her patients to help them better understand the importance of good oral hygiene. Tara’s dream is to travel to another country and volunteer dental services to those in need. Tara and her husband, Danny, have two young boys. They love to travel and spend time outdoors.


Tara grew up in Clear Lake and received her dental assisting certificate from Lake Area Tech in Watertown. Tara’s sister is also a dental assistant and inspired her to choose a career in dentistry. She loves getting to know her patients and strives to give them the best dental experience possible. Tara has a passion for knowledge and is always trying to learn more about the field of dentistry. When she is not at work, Tara loves to spend time with her family at their cabin near Lake Thompson.  

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