Timothy R. Lund, DDS
Dr. Timothy Lund attended dental school at Creighton University, achieving his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 2004. While attending dental school, he won many student awards and gained significant clinical experience, especially in the areas of implant dentistry and full mouth reconstruction. He has completed advanced training in complex implant cases and digital implant placement. He continues to advance his knowledge of dentistry on a monthly basis in order to better serve his patients. Dr. Lund has practiced in the Gallatin Valley area since 2004.
Dr. Lund is a member of several professional organizations, including:
- American Dental Association
- Blue Ribbon Study Club
- Seattle Study Club
- MGE Power Program Graduate
As a dentist, his goal is to provide comfortable, high-quality, long-lasting dental care to his patients.
Dr. Lund grew up in Williston, North Dakota. He is an outdoor enthusiast and enjoys camping, hunting, fishing, and hiking when not at the office. He and his wife, Melissa, have 2 dogs, Gus and Bailey.
Meet Our Team
Our friendly team at River Rock Dental Group is committed to providing you with quality care in a comfortable, welcoming environment. When you visit us, you can expect to receive personalized treatment and for us to do our utmost to ensure that you feel at ease. To make your appointment with our dentist and learn more about comprehensive dental care in Belgrade, Montana, please call us today at 406-388-0033. We look forward to meeting you soon!
Stephanie – Office Manager
Stephanie joined our team in June 2016. She earned her Certification as a Dental Assistant from the Dental Assisting National Board (DANB) in 1991, and completed her Bachelor of Science degree in Health Care Administration at Idaho State University in 2004. She has 26 years of experience in the dental field. Stephanie loves being in Bozeman, and she loves working with a great doctor and growing staff; she especially enjoys working with our patients as they gain a healthy mouth and improve their overall well-being.
Stephanie is the mother of 3 beautiful daughters. She has an awesome husband and a wonderful stepson. Her hobbies include kickboxing, hiking, and spending time with family.
Taylor – Scheduling Coordinator
Taylor joined our team in June 2017 after graduating from Montana State University of Billings with a major in General Business and a minor in Marketing. What Taylor likes most about River Rock Dental Group is the small community feeling of our office – everyone loves to talk to each other and have fun together, and Dr. Lund gives a great amount of care to his practice and his team. Taylor works hard to keep our schedule balanced and on time.
Chris – Treatment Coordinator
Chris joined River Rock Dental Group in July 2017. Chris has a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, as well as a Certificate of Christian Studies. He has been working in the dental field for over 7 years. Chris’ father was a dentist, and he feels more at home in dental offices than most people do at home. His favorite part of the practice is the wonderful team environment: friendly, inviting, and very goal-oriented toward getting people healthy. Christ coordinates treatment, helping our patients understand their dental care and their financial options.
Chris loves Montana. He and his wife, Britta, have 2 children: Casey (age 4) and Justin (age 2). He enjoys reading and writing books, and playing games of all kinds with friends.
Sarah – Communications Manager
Sarah joined our office in November 2016. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Management and Sociology, and her Masters degree in Educational Leadership. She works hard to find quality staff for our office, and she enjoys supporting a practice that provides exceptional patient care. She also enjoys working with colleagues who feel like family.
Outside of the office, Sarah enjoys hiking, camping, and hanging out with her husband, daughter, puppy, friends, and family. She also loves a good book or household project.
Melissa – Dental Assistant
Melissa has been with River Rock Dental Group since June 2016. She began studying nursing at MSU, and completed 3 years of study in that field before taking a break and getting into the dental field in 2004. She worked in General Dentistry for 5 years, moved to Oral Surgery for 6 years, and then returned to working in General Dentistry when she joined our team. She loves working in the clinical side of our practice, helping our patients achieve the healthy smile they want, and making sure that they are comfortable. She enjoys helping the doctor in all procedures, and she loves working with our team to help our patients receive comfortable care and ensure that the office runs smoothly.
Melissa married Dr. Lund in August 2016, and they have 2 dogs: a wire-haired Griffon named Gus, and a miniature Schnauzer named Bailey. They love to take Gus bird hunting, and Bailey has a “sweet and spicy” attitude. Melissa loves the outdoors; during the summer, she and her husband enjoy hiking and camping with family, and in the Fall, they enjoy hunting and traveling to new places. Melissa also loves to cook and bake, and she is always trying new recipes.
Ali – Hygienist
Ali was born and raised here in the Gallatin Valley. After studying petroleum and civil engineering, she joined River Rock Dental Group as the front desk receptionist, and it was there that she found her love for dentistry. She then moved to Boise, Idaho to pursue a career in Dental Hygiene at Carrington College. Recently, she moved back to Bozeman to be closer to friends and family, and is looking forward to being able to reconnect with all of our amazing patients! A few of the things she loves are: fishing, camping, hiking, volleyball, roller derby, karaoke and playing guitar. She has a huge love for all animals, especially dogs, and keeps busy by meeting new people, taking humanitarian trips, and exploring the great Montana outdoors.
Adele – Public Relations
Adele recently joined the River Rock Dental Group, and hopes to be with our team for a long time. Her favorite part of our practice is the family feeling that exists in our office, and the fact that everyone is always ready with an encouraging word. As our Public Relations specialist, Adele works hard to encourage those she meets to meet with our dentist and take care of their oral health.
Adele’s family is the most important part of her life. She and her husband have 3 children. In her spare time, she enjoys reading any book she can get her hands on, though most often she is cooking or doing a craft with her daughter.
Julie – Receptionist
Julie joined River Rock Dental Group in September 2017, and finds it wonderful to be part of a growing, professional office. She loves our personal, gentle team and professional dentist. When you visit our practice, Julia is one of the first people you will meet, greeting you with a smile and helping each patient to feel comfortable in our office. Outside of the office, Julie enjoys outdoor activities, including skiing, rafting, and hiking.