Meet Our Team

TINA-Insurance Services

Tina has been handling our patient’s dental insurance since 2001. What Tina enjoys most about her job is getting to know the patients personally and helping them with their insurance needs. Tina looks forward to coming to work every day knowing she gets to work with such an amazing team. Outside work Tina enjoys reading, walking her two basset hounds Marley and Annabelle, and spending time with her family.

JULIE-Patient Services

Julie started her dental career over 20 years ago, as a dental assistant. She has transitioned this knowledge to our front desk as a patient services coordinator. It is important to her that patients feel welcome and comfortable at Madison Dentistry. Julie loves getting to know the patients. She and her husband Rod enjoy spending time with family and have some pretty awesome grandchildren.

Brenda-Dental Hygenist

Brenda has been a dental hygienist since 2002. She enjoys getting to know her patients and seeing those relationships grow over the years. She volunteered for a year in a dental clinic in Liberia, West Africa, giving what was for many patients their very first cleaning. Outside of work, she stays busy renovating an old farmhouse and chasing after two kids, four chickens, and a dog.

MELISSA-Dental Hygienist

Melissa enjoys building relationships with her patients and connecting with them at each dental appointment. She finds the most rewarding part of her job is education and helping her patient so that they can achieve optimal dental health and a smile that they can feel proud of. She strives to make each and every patient have a welcoming, educated and pleasant dental experience. Outside work, Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband and their two little girls. She also enjoys camping, watching Wisconsin sports, and being outdoors with her family.

LAURA-Treatment Assistant

Laura has been a dental assistant since 2008. She values patient comfort and building relationships. Most rewarding to her is seeing how a patient’s smile changes their life! Outside of work, Laura loves to watch her daughter Layla grow up and hike with their dog Gunner. She also enjoys time spent with family and friends, Wisconsin sports, hunting, being outdoors, and exploring new places!

ASHLEY-Treatment Assistant

Ashley started in dentistry as an assistant just over 10 years ago. Her favorite part of assisting is meeting new people and helping patients feel as comfortable as possible during dental procedures. Outside of work, Ashley loves to spend time with her family and friends, going out to dinner, and finding fun new places around Madison. When not at work you could also find her reading, boating, golfing or cheering on the Badgers!


Finley is Dr. Wessell’s Golden Retriever. He loves everyone’s company and as many pets as he can get! If you come in and see Finley, feel free to say hi!