Meet Dr. Erickson

Prosthodontist in Duluth

Douglas Erickson, DDS, MS, FACP

Dr. Doug Erickson is a Diplomate of the American Board of Prosthodontics. He received his DDS degree at the University of Minnesota, and his graduate prosthodontic training through the United States Air Force prosthodontic training program at Wilford Hall Medical Center and the University of Texas Health Sciences Medical Center San Antonio, Texas.

Dr. Erickson served 10 years as a commissioned officer in the United States Air Force, achieving the rank of Lt. Col., prior to establishing a full-time prosthodontic practice in Duluth, Minnesota. While in the Air Force, Dr. Erickson served as an educator and dental laboratory manager to over 60 enlisted dental laboratory technicians. He was also instrumental in developing and installing the Air Force Stereolithography laboratory in 1995 – perhaps making Wilford Hall the first medical center in the world to have its own Stereolithography machine to support the many surgical specialties at Wilford Hall.


Patient Reviews

Patient Review By Stacy D

Excellent care. Very happy with results!!

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Patient Review By Richleigh J

Over alll experience was and has been great

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Patient Review By Marcia S

My experience has been better than expected!

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Patient Review By Monica V

My experience with Dr. Erickson and his staff was over- the- top wonderful! He is personable,friendly and extremely competent. He was willing to work within my financial constraints and still provide me with a partial that fits well AND looks good. During my first appointment I was impressed with the clean office and all the safety precautions he has in place. This was only increased post Covid-19. I would definitely recommended him to my family and friends.

- Monica V

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Patient Review By Sonia W

Very happy with service and results.

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Patient Review By Maureen P

Dr. Erickson's office is the most efficient,most courteous and pleasant office at which I have been seen and had work done. I really enjoyed my visits to this office. Dr. Erickson is so kind, so nice and so very efficient at what he does and his staff is absolutely great. I was treated just like one of their family members. I would recommend them to everyone. Thank you so very much, Dr. Erickson and your wonderful staff.

- Maureen P

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Patient Review By Christine L

Wonderful experience!

- Christine L

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Prosthodontist Dr. Erickson can now correct a wide variety of so-called “permanent” cosmetic dental problems with today’s advanced techniques and prosthodontic materials.

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Dr. Erickson has been involved with the use of the Surgicase and Simplant software since the mid-1990s when he helped to beta test the original SurgiGuides for dental implant placement. He is also an active member of the American Academy of Restorative dentistry, the American College of Prosthodontics, the American College of Dentists, the International Academy of Gnathology, the American Dental Association, and the Minnesota Dental Association.

Dr. Erickson served as a past president of the Northeastern District Dental Society and is currently on the program committee for the International Academy of Gnathology. He was also past program chair and president of the Minnesota Academy of Gnathological Research.

Dr. Erickson is currently in a private full time prosthodontic practice in Duluth, Minnesota. He is married to Nancy with whom they have a daughter Sarah. Dr. Erickson in his off time enjoys skiing, biking, photography, ham radio, gardening, and hiking with his dog MacGyver.