Jerod Klava DDS

Jerod Klava DDS

Bachelor of Arts(2004), Psychology, Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, MN
Doctor of Dental Surgery (2008) – University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Minneapolis, MN
Certificate of Periodontology (2011) – University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Minneapolis, MN

Thesis Research – “Predictability of Prosthetically planned surgical guides used in placement of dental implants”




Professional Affiliations

Southside Comprehensive Seattle Study Club - Director

Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology

American Academy of Periodontology

American Dental Association
Minnesota Dental Association 

Minneapolis District Dental Society - Delegate

Adjunct Associate Professor, University of Minnesota School of Dentistry, Graduate Periodontology

Dr Klava is a native of Fargo, ND where he was exposed to the health care field by his father, a physician at Sanford Hospital.  Dr. Klava played hockey for Gustavus Adolphus College during his undergraduate years.  He has been very active in continuing education in attending national conferences along with training at the Spear Education Center in Scotsdale, AZ.  He is also involved with directing the Southside Comprehensive Seattle Study Club.  He and his wife, Jennifer have been married for 10 years and have a 5 year old son, an almost 3 year old daughter, and a fun loving 11 year old lab Chopper.  He keeps busy away from the office coaching soccer and hockey with his son, and learning gymnastics with his daughter.  Dr. Klava enjoys all things outdoors from hunting to fishing, and snomobiling to biking.  He is a big college hockey fan, especially his favorite team from the University of North Dakota.