Welcome to Our Practice

Our office provides specialized dentistry for children and adolescents in a warm, caring and "child-friendly" environment. As pediatric dentists, our 2-3 years of additional training after dental school has prepared us for the unique dental needs of each child we serve. We focus on preventive care to help each child grow a healthy smile that will last a lifetime. Our office serves infants, children, teens and children with special health care needs in Minot, ND including the cities of Williston, Bottineau and Devils Lake, ND..


Meet Our Doctors

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr.
    Taylor Zmoos

    Dr. Zmoos is a board-certified Pediatric dentist. The greatest joys in his life are his wife Abbey, their twin boys Sam and Mack, their son Finn, and their baby girl Rosie. Dr. Zmoos always strives to help his patients and their parents feel comforted, uplifted, encouraged, and empowered before they leave. He loves to have fun, be energetic, and engage with his patients.

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  • Dr.
    Lisa Kulig

    Dr. Lisa Kulig is excited to be back home in the Magic City with her family! She’s a Minot native, attended Minot High School, and obtained her bachelor’s degree of biological science at the University of North Dakota. While at UND, Dr. Lisa graduated on the Dean’s list and enjoyed teaching Anatomy and Physiology Laboratory Science. She then moved to Minneapolis to attend the University of Minn<>esota School of Dentistry and graduated at the top of her class. 

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Testimonials

What Our Patients Say About Us

  • "Always a great experience from the moment you walk in the door to checkout! Everyone is extremely helpful and kind. Dr.Zmoos always takes extra time to make sure mom and child are comfortable and he makes going to the dentist so much fun for kids! Every hygienist and assistant I’ve had has been very well trained and informed!"
    Tami Miller
  • "We love Dakota Kids! They truly care about their patients, are knowledgeable, quick, and hard working. It takes a special team to work with children, especially dental related! 5 stars always!"
    Maci Mosser
  • "The appointments are so fast! I absolutely LOVE how the doc is super good with the little ones. My youngest son loves this place! Very kid friendly ❤️"
    Paige Counts

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  • Overview

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  • Veneers

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  • Crowns and Bridges

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  • April 2022 Dental Newsletter

    The Importance of Preventive Care: Maintaining Good Oral Health Preventative dental care is a significant part of overall dental health, but it's often an afterthought. Our dedicated dentist sees many patients who don’t keep up with consistent preventative oral care and then must fix the problems ...

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  • Scaling and Root Planing

    Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and self-care such as flossing may require a special kind of cleaning called scaling and root planing. The procedure begins with administration of a local anesthetic to reduce any discomfort. Then, a small ...

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  • Toothaches

    Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving ...

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  • Sealants

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

    Patient Rights You have a right to choose your own dentist and schedule an appointment in a timely manner. You have a right to know the education and training of your dentist and the dental care team. You have a right to arrange to see the dentist every time you receive dental treatment, subject to ...

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Hours of Operation

Lunch Break: 1:00pm - 2:00pm and Open Select Fridays

REGULAR SCHEDULES

Monday:

7:30 am-3:30 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-4:30 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-4:30 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-3:30 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-1:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed

SUMMER & HOLIDAY HOURS

Monday:

7:30 am-3:30 pm

Tuesday:

7:30 am-3:30 pm

Wednesday:

7:30 am-3:30 pm

Thursday:

7:30 am-3:30 pm

Friday:

7:30 am-1:30 pm

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed