Dr. Claire Mielke grew up in Stillwater, MN and graduated from Mounds Park Academy. She received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Spanish from Gustavus Adolphus College. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota Dental School. After a year of practicing general dentistry, she decided she wanted to treat children and learn more about facial growth and development. Therefore, she specialized in Pediatric Dentistry.  She received her certificate in Pediatric Dentistry from the Children’s Hospital Colorado. In 2012, she became board certified in Pediatric Dentistry. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, St. Paul District Dental Society, the Minnesota Dental Association and the Hispanic Dental Association. Dr. Claire is also a member of the Oral Health Section of the American Academy of Pediatrics.


Dr. Claire and her husband have two boys and two girls that keep them very busy. She enjoys spending quality time with her family, volunteering in the community and running.