We recognize that all of our patients are unique, and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding dental experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to serving your dental needs.
Michelle Dental Assistant
Michelle graduated from Lakeshore Technical College Dental Assistant Program with honors. She has over 10 years of dental experience. She has been with Mishicot Dental since 2008 and is a dental assistant with Dr. Lasslo. She enjoys getting to know our patients and helping to provide a comfortable dental experience.
She lives in rural Mishicot with her husband Joe and 3 dogs; Rufus, Mia, and Cooper. They own a dairy farm that keeps her husband very busy! She enjoys spending time with family and friends, walking her dogs, hunting, spending time on the farm, and gardening.
Chris Registered Dental Hygienist
Chris started in the dental field as Receptionist/Dental Assistant. She graduated from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College with an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene in 1990. Chris has been with RJ Lese and Mishicot Dental ever since. She feels very fortunate to be part of a team where building positive relationships and providing quality care is essential.
Chris grew up in Francis Creek and now lives in rural Manitowoc with her husband Brian and 3 children; Austin, Jadyn, and Rayna. They enjoy traveling, summers at Roberts Lake in Wabeno, classes at the YMCA, and attending the many activities their children are involved in.
Connie Dental Assistant
Connie began her Dental Assisting career at Mishicot Dental in 2004. She earned her Dental Assisting Certificate from Lakeshore Technical College. She is a dental assistant for Dr. Thiel and the head of supply ordering and equipment maintenance. She enjoys working with patients to provide a relaxed and comfortable experience while visiting our office.
She enjoys spending time with her family and friends and especially her 2 Labrador retrievers, Sierra and Buddy. She is a very talented cook, enjoys baking, and cheering on the Packers and Brewers.
Sandy Dental Assistant
Sandy has worked in the dental field for the past 30 years, 19 of them with Mishicot Dental. She started as a dental assistant with Dr. Lese and has continued as an assistant with Dr. Lasslo. Along with her assisting duties she enjoys doing work in the lab and helping the hygienists. Sandy is also responsible for social media and marketing at Mishicot Dental.
Outside of work Sandy is a very active person. She is a doTerra Wellness Advocate, enjoys book club, hiking and sporting events. She also enjoys traveling throughout the US, vacationing in tropical areas, and spending time at their cottage in Little Sturgeon, WI. She lives in rural Mishicot with her husband Mike and has three adult children, Alex, Allison & husband Daniel and Drew.
Jennifer Registered Dental Hygienist
Jennifer graduated from Lakeshore Technical College Dental Assistant Program and Madison Area Technical College in 1997 with Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been working full-time as Dental Hygienist with Mishicot Dental since 1998. She enjoys working with current patients as well as meeting new patients. She feels it is rewarding to help people have a healthy mouth and beautiful smile!
Jen resides in Two Rivers area with her husband Jason and 2 daughters; Hannah and Trysta. They have yellow lab named Molly. Jen teaches dance mix exercise class on Friday and Saturday. In the summer, she enjoys gardening, camping, and watching her girls play softball. In the winter, she enjoys downhill skiing and reading a good book.
Sarah Certified Dental Assistant
Sarah is a graduate of Northeast Wisconsin Technical College, Dental Assisting Program. She is a Certified Dental Assistant and continues to maintain her certification by attending continuing education courses. She is an assistant for Dr. Thiel and is the head of ordering and equipment maintenance. She enjoys helping patients achieve better oral health. Sarah has been with Mishicot Dental since 2004.
Sarah lives in Two Rivers with her husband Matt and their 3 daughters, Addison, Aubrey, and Arianna. In her spare time she enjoys volunteering at her children’s schools, baking, camping, and being around family and friends.
Patti Registered Dental Hygienist
Patti graduated from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College with Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. Patti has been with Mishicot Dental since 1994. Over the years she has enjoyed all the changes and advancements at our clinic. She enjoys the opportunity to build relationships with her patients while helping improve their oral health.
Patti and her husband Jim reside in rural Kellnersville. They have 2 grown children; Patrick and Bridget. Her hobbies include walking, biking, reading, and traveling.
Karen Patient Care Coordinator
Karen began her career in dental field over 25 years ago. She started with Dr. Ron Lese and transitioned to Mishicot Dental when Dr. Jason Thiel bought the practice. She is Patient Care Coordinator and her duties include greeting patients, collecting information, working with insurance, and making sure everyone’s day flows good.
She lives in rural Francis Creek with her husband Dennis. They have 3 grown children, Aaron, Amy, and Amber, 2 son-in-laws, Scott and Greg, a daughter-in-law Abby and 6 grandchildren, Parker, Autumn, Allegra, Ethan, Preston and Claire. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, going to her cottage in northern Wisconsin, gardening, cooking, and spending time with her family.
Becky Registered Dental Hygienist
Becky graduated from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College with Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been practicing Dental Hygiene since 2004. She has been a Dental Hygienist for Mishicot Dental since 2005. As a hygienist, she enjoys educating patients about their dental needs, making recommendations for quality oral health, and assists patients in keeping their mouths clean. She enjoys seeing patients improve their oral health and sharing these results with them. She participates in numerous continuing education opportunities and local events. She is proud to work at such a progressive and preventive oriented office.
She lives on 12 acres in rural Manitowoc with her husband Ben and 2 daughters, Sophia and Maria. They have an extended animal family which consists of 1 large dog, 2 cats, and ten chickens! In her free time she enjoys camping at state parks, downhill skiing, cooking, taking walks, and reading.
Mara Registered Dental Hygienist
Mara joined Mishicot Dental in June 2020. She has a human biology degree from the University of Wisconsin – Green Bay as well as an associates degree in Dental Hygiene from Northeast Wisconsin Technical College. A dental hygienist since 2001, Mara believes in providing care of the highest quality in a gentle and caring manner.
Outside of her career, she enjoys spending time with her horse, dog and two cats. She also has a love for art, and has studied oil painting for over 15 years.
Jennifer Office Administrator
Jennifer is a 1998 graduate of Lakeshore Technical College with a degree in dental assisting. Jennifer joined Mishicot Dental in 2015 with over 18 years of experience in the dental field. She worked as a dental assistant for 16 years before making the transition to office administrator with Mishicot Dental. Jennifer oversees the day to day operations of our business office as well as providing treatment consultations.
In her free time Jennifer enjoys traveling and taking road trips with her son Jaxson. She also enjoys cheering her son on at the ballpark, being outside and spending time with family and friends.
Cheryl Patient Care Coordinator
Cheryl joined the Mishicot Dental team in 2017 as patient care coordinator. She comes to us with over 20 years of dental assisting and administrative experience. She truly enjoys working with our patients in all aspects of their care. She facilitates the filing and follow up care of insurance and accounts receivable.
Cheryl lives in Two Rivers with her husband David and their three boys Gage, Gavin and Ethan. They enjoy family time together and attending many of the boys sporting activities. Cheryl loves to cook, camp and spend time with her family and friends.
Michele Patient Care Coordinator
Michele joined the Mishicot Dental staff in fall of 2018. She has 20 years of dental assisting experience and now starting in a new role as as patient care coordinator. Michele with greet you with a smile as you walk in the door and while taking care of all of your dental administrative needs.
Michele lives in Manitowoc with her husband Phil, her two children Zac and Paige. She also has two grown step children Steven and his wife Molly and Jenn & and her husband Eric. They bring them 4 grandchildren Landon, Liam, Teagan and Braylee. In her free time Michele loves spending time with family, going on motorcycle rides, scuba diving, swimming and running.