Meet The Doctors
Dr. Mark E. Keller
Dr. Mark E. Keller grew up in Rochester, Minnesota. He graduated from the University of Minnesota where he was a kicker for the Golden Gophers. From a young age Mark knew he would like to be a dentist and taking after his father’s footsteps he attended University of Nebraska Medical Center School of Dentistry in Lincoln, Nebraska. After graduating from dental school, he practiced as a general dentist back in his hometown of Rochester. Mark knew his true desire was to become a pediatric dentist. He applied to University of Minnesota School of Dentistry for a position in their Pediatric Dental Residency Program and was accepted right away. After graduating from his pediatric residency, Mark knew Alaska was where he wanted to grow roots and moved here in 2008 to start a practice. When he is not working, Dr. Keller enjoys hunting and fishing.
Dr. Keller is an active member of the Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Dental Association, Alaska Dental Society and American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Paige Ryan
Dr. Paige Ryan grew up on the beautiful Oregon Coast, graduating magna cum laude from Pacific Lutheran University in Tacoma, Washington where she met her husband. After attending dental school at the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine, Dr. Ryan found a passion for public health. Dr. Ryan practiced as a general dentist for 4 years in Kotzebue, Alaska where she first met Dr. Keller and fell in love with the children of Alaska. Seeking to provide the best care possible, Dr. Ryan completed her pediatric dental training at the Alaska Native Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska through the NYU-Langone Health Pediatric Dental Training Program. Alaska has now been her home for more than six years, and she looks forward to continuing to care for the children of Alaska at Kid’s Dental Tree.
Dr. Ryan is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry as well as board eligible through the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Dr. Ryan loves getting to know her patients and their families, watching them grow, and developing positive attitudes about dental care. Dr. Ryan is the proud mother to an incredible little boy. During her free time she can always be found with her family. She loves reading, enjoys beautiful Alaskan summers, and just being a mom!