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Office Manager

The first smiling face you will see when you walk through our doors is our Office Manager, Michelle. Michelle has been working at our office for 16 years and looks forward to many more! One of her favorite parts of her job is meeting every patient who walks through our door and treating them like family. Each day, she works alongside our other team members to develop plans for patients that will improve both your oral and overall health. Most times, when your call our offices, she will be the bright and cheery voice ready to answer any of your questions! She and her husband, Matt, reside in New Prague with their 3 children. When she is not working, you will find her running, reading, or spending time with her family. Michelle is excited to meet you and welcome you into our dental community!

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Registered Dental Assistant

Susie, our Registered Dental Assistant, has been working in the field 31 years. For the past 17 years, she has been at our office helping to provide care for our patients. As an assistant, Susie's role is to aide our dentists during their procedures, and help everything run smoothly and efficiently. Susie loves talking with patients and developing relationships with them so that all patients are comfortable and confident at each appointment. She and her husband, Steve, have been living in New Prague since 2004, along with their twins, Aaron and Kelly. In her free time, you will find Susie out and about New Prague. She loves being active and outdoors, cooking, reading, and taking her Beagle for walks! Susie looks forward to meeting and getting to know you!

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Registered Dental Hygienist

Sarah is a 2005 graduate of the Dental Hygiene Program at the University of Minnesota. Sarah uses a patient-focused approach for each patient to provide the highest quality of care. By getting to know each individual patient, she is able to make quality recommendations and work alongside her patients to develop an oral health plan just for them. Born and raised in New Prague, Sarah is proud to raise her family in such a great community. She is married to her husband Jeff, who is a volunteer fireman on the New Prague Fire Department. They have two children, Aubrey and Brady. As a family, they enjoy spending time up north with their family and friends. Sarah can't wait to meet and work with you!