Dr. Rick received his dental education at the University of Minnesota and the Royal Danish Dental College at Aarhus, Denmark. He completed his pediatric dental residency at the University of Minnesota, where he served as an Advisory Board member for the university’s Continuing Dental Education Division and is a frequent CE program lecturer. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Pediatric Dentistry, where his responsibilities are lecture presentation and clinical instruction of pre-doctoral and post-doctoral dental students, and pediatric dental residents. Dr. Baylon is an active staff member of Children’s Hospital Health Center in St. Paul and has served as the Consulting Pediatric Dentist on the Surgery, Anesthesia and Pathology Committee. He is a Consulting Pediatric Dentist for 3M/ESPE and maintains an active private practice with two pediatric dental partners. Dr. Baylon is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the Minnesota Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the Minnesota Dental Association, the St. Paul District Dental Society, the University of Minnesota SOD Alumni Society and (g)nathos.