Meet Our Doctors

Your Maplewood Dentists

Dr Splett, Dr Elovich, Dr Scott Kajer and Dr Matt Kajer 

Here at Maplewood Dental Associates, we pride ourselves on the quality of care that we are able to provide. A huge part of this is due to our talented dentists. We are lucky to have Dr. Scott Kajer, Dr. Michael Splett, Dr. Matthew Kajer and Dr. Siara Elovich as vital members of our team.

Friendly, Compassionate Care

Our doctors work tirelessly to ensure that every patient receives the individualized treatment that they deserve. When you are in the presence of one of our dentists, you can be assured that their focus is on one thing – you. It is this level of attentiveness that makes patients feel comfortable and cared for.

Continued Education

In order to maintain our reputation as the leading dental practice in the Maplewood and St. Paul, MN area, we know that our doctors must stay up to date in the latest and greatest dental technologies. Drs. Kajer, Elovich, and Splett all enjoy learning about advances pertaining to general, pediatric, and cosmetic dentistry, and actively seek out conferences and seminars that they believe will further the treatment they provide to our valued patients.

Meet Your Doctors!

All of our doctors are extremely knowledgeable when it comes to dental care, and they are eager to meet you! To learn more about each of your Maplewood, MN dentists, please read their individual stories and schedule an appointment with us.

 

Dr. Scott Kajer

Dr-Kajer-individualDr. Scott Kajer received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of St. Thomas in 1980. He then went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota in 1984. Dr. Kajer joined Maplewood Dental Associates in 1989. Dr. Kajer enjoys working closely with his patients through all phases of family dentistry. He is a member of the American Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association and the St. Paul District Dental Society. He also does volunteer dentistry through the Hubert H. Humphrey Job Corps Center.

Dr. Kajer and his wife, Marianne, live in Saint Paul. They have four grown sons, and two granddaughters. Outside of the office Dr. Kajer enjoys improving his golf game, traveling with family and spending time with loved ones. Dr. Kajer is overjoyed to welcome his second son, Dr. Matt Kajer, into the practice after his graduation from dental school in May of 2021. He wishes him years of success and is excited for him to meet all the wonderful patients and be part of the great team here at Maplewood Dental.

 

Dr. Michael Splett

Dr-Michael-SplettDr. Michael Splett is a committed Maplewood family dentist with years of experience treating people of all ages. He joined the Maplewood Dental Associates team as one of our dentists in 2001 where he quickly became part of the family. Dr. Splett was drawn to the dental field because of his passion for creating healthy and beautiful smiles. To pursue his dream, he went to the University of Minnesota where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree.

Dr. Splett enjoys continuing his education by staying up to date on all of the latest advances in dentistry. He commits time to learning more about advances in cosmetic dental procedures, children’s dentistry, root canal therapy, and the replacement of missing teeth. Currently living in Mahtomedi, Dr. Splett spends his time away from the office with his wife, Jennifer, and their two children. He also enjoys fishing, boating, and playing golf during his free time.

 

Dr. Siara Elovich

Dr-Siara-Elovich-Dr. Siara Elovich (also known as “Dr. Zee”) has known since elementary school that she wanted to become a dentist to help people feel more confident about their smiles. Through many years of school, her love for the profession grew as she learned of the important role oral health plays in improving the health of the rest of the body.

Dr. Elovich grew up in Stillwater, MN, and spent the majority of her time in Maplewood, as she competed in dance with a local studio. She then moved to Washington, DC to attend college and obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology at American University in Washington, DC. She went on to earn her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota in 2012, and following dental school completed a General Practice Residency at Fairview hospital.

Dr. Zee and her husband, Kevin, live in Mahtomedi with their feline family members, as well as their newest addition – a sweet baby boy named Link. When she’s not at work, she loves doing yoga, cooking, hiking and traveling to fun and interesting places.

Dr. Matthew Kajer

Dr-Matt-Kajer-Dr. Matthew Kajer received his undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of St. Thomas. He then went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine Degree and Certificate of Public Health from the Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health. Upon graduation, Dr. Matt returned home to join the team at Maplewood Dental.

Dr. Matt is a member of the American Dental Association, Minnesota Dental Association, and the St. Paul District Dental Society. He also enjoys volunteering with events such as Give Kids a Smile Day and Mission of Mercy, as well as others. Dr. Matt stays up to date on the latest advancements in dentistry through various continuing education courses and looks forward to furthering his training in implant dentistry. Dr. Matt is happy to be home practicing with everyone at Maplewood Dental, especially his father.

Dr. Matt Kajer and his fiancé, Moira, are getting married in October 2021. When he’s not at work, he enjoys golfing and spending time at the cabin with their French bulldog, Louie.

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