Dr. George M. Noesen received his B.S. degree from St. John's University in Collegeville, Minn., with a major in Biology. He received his D.D.S. degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry in 1985. After dental school, he was accepted into a 1-year General Practice Residency through the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry and Hospital, and at St. Paul Regions Hospital. He received his General Practice Residency Certificate in June 1986. Dr. Noesen also served as a clinical instructor at the School of Dentistry for three years and at the Operative Clinic at the School of Dentistry for one year, before starting his practice in Red Wing, Minn., in September 1986.