Dentist in New Holstein, WI
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Dr. Gregory Furdek, DDS
Dr. Gregory Furdek is originally from Beaver Dam, WI. He graduated from Beaver Dam High School in 2000. Dr. Furdek then attended Ripon College where he studied biology and chemistry while playing football. Directly after Ripon, he attended Marquette School of Dentistry and received his D.D.S. After graduation Dr. Furdek entered active duty with the U.S. Army. His first year in the Army was spent completing an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD). During the AEGD he rotated through all the specialties in dentistry and learned skills above what most general dentists are exposed to, like impacted wisdom tooth surgery and complex treatment planning. During the next 6 years with the Army, Dr. Furdek was stationed at Fort Sill, Oklahoma, Kandahar, Afghanistan and Fort Wainwright, Alaska. While in Alaska Dr. Furdek was able to truly enjoy his favorite hobby of hunting. Dr. Furdek is happy to be living in Wisconsin again and resides in Kiel, WI with his wife Laura, son Jack, and daughter Annika.
Peggy - Front Dest/Office Manager
Peggy is the welcoming face that greets you when you enter the clinic and most likely will be the voice that answers the phone. Peggy is there to help you in any way possible. She has had past experience in the banking and insurance industries and knows her way around the intricacies of dealing with both. She is a wealth of knowledge and don't hesitate to utilize her for insurance questions.
Barb - Dental Assistant
Barb is a graduate of Lake Shore Technical College's Dental Assistant program. She has been working with Dr. Furdek for almost four years. One of the best parts of her job is seeing patients become more relaxed and overcome their dental anxiety after visiting the clinic.
"We strive to make our patients as comfortable as possible and answer any questions they may have regarding their treatment."
Barb takes a special interest in OSHA training and keeping the clinic compliant with OSHA standards.
Barb resides in Mount Calvary with her husband and children and their beloved pets. She enjoys music, cooking, baking, spending time with her family, and attending Brewer and Bucks games.
Kim - Dental Assistant
Alysa - Dental Assistant
Originally from Platteville, WI, Alysa moved to New Holstein in 2015 after completing the Dental Assistant Program from Southwest Technical College in Fennimore, WI.
"I enjoy traveling, hiking, and spending my summer days at the beach. I look forward to creating a welcoming environment for all my patients."
Val - Dental Hygienist
Valerie comes to our office with over 25 years of experience. After receiving her Bachelors of Science degree in Dental hygiene from Loyola University of Chicago, she relocated to New Holstein to embrace the beauty of small town and the scenery around Wisconsin.
Her passion is oral health care and disease prevention. Her goal is to create a warm and friendly atmosphere for each patient.
Valerie hopes that your dental experience at our office is not only a positive one but also educational so that you may continue to improve your oral health.
On a personal note Valerie enjoys family, the outdoors, and traveling. She has been married for over 25 years and has 2 college age children along with 2 cats. She looks forward to meeting you in our office.
Heather - Dental Hygienist
Heather is a native of New Holstein. After high school she attended Fox Valley Technical College where she received her degree in Dental Hygiene.
She enjoys spending time with her patients while educating them on oral health while creating a comfortable experience.
Heather likes to spend time with family, friends, and doing outdoor activities. She has been married since 2015 and she and her husband welcomed their first son in August of 2017. She looks forward to seeing you in our office.