Our Dental Hygienists
Our hygiene staff is highly skilled and gentle in their treatment of our patients’ hygiene needs. They are very thorough in educating our patients in the best possible way for them to maintain good dental health, and prevent future problems.
Sandy, Registered Dental Hygienist
Sandy grew up in Janesville, WI and graduated from Madison Area Technical College for Dental Hygiene in 1996. She started working for Lodi Valley Dental, LLC right out of school. She is happy to say that she is currently the longest employee at our office. Sandy enjoys meeting and working with so many patients as well as employees over the years and is looking forward to many more. She has been living in Pardeeville for over 20 years with her husband and has three children. In their spare time, they enjoy camping, fishing, and traveling to many track meets and various sporting events to watch their kids compete over the years.
Tricia, Registered Dental Hygienist
Tricia grew up in Arlington, WI and graduated from Poynette High School. She attended UW Madison and MATC for dental hygiene. Tricia has been a part of the Lodi Valley Dental, LLC team since 2001. In Tricia’s spare time, she enjoys running and spending time with her husband and two children.
Billee, Registered Dental Hygienist
Billee Jo became a Dental Hygienist at Lodi Valley Dental, LLC in 2007. She is originally from Lodi, and currently resides in Sun Prairie. Billee enjoys working at Lodi Valley Dental, LLC and caring for her dental patients. Billee is a die-hard Washington Capitals fan and Packers fan. In her spare time, she enjoys watching hockey, football and spending time with family and friends. Billee has two cats named Rodgers and Starbuck.
Kristi, Registered Dental Hygienist
Kristi grew up in Token Creek and now lives on Lake Wisconsin. She graduated in dental hygiene from MATC in 1999. Helping patients improve the health of their smiles and addressing their individual needs, all while making them feel at ease receiving dental care is rewarding to Kristi. She is married and has one daughter in college and a feisty rescue dog. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, hiking and boating with her family.
Our Clinical Dental Assistants
Our dental assistants have had many hours of continuing education, love working with people, and will make your appointment a pleasant experience. If you have any special concerns during your appointment such as strong gag reflexes, hard to get numb with anesthetics, treatment anxiety, cosmetic concerns, please let them know and they will have a solution.
Terri, Clinical Dental Assistant
Terri grew up in Colorado and moved to the Lodi area in 1996 where she started her career at Lodi Valley Dental, LLC. What she enjoys most about her job is the diversity of procedures. From orthodontics to sinus augmentations, there is never a dull moment. Most importantly, she loves the relationships that she has with her patients. In her free time, she enjoys snowmobiling, boating and spending time with her husband, 2 kids and grandkids.
Amy, Clinical Dental Assistant
Amy grew up in Ohio where she became a dental assistant in 1993. After seven years in dental assisting, she took a break to raise her children. Amy decided to enter back into dentistry and took a dental assisting course at Penn Foster College. After moving to Wisconsin, she started working with the Lodi Valley Dental, LLC team in 2017. In Amy’s spare time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her family, camping, hiking, and hunting.
Danielle, Clinical Dental Assistant
Danielle grew up in Poynette but now lives in Portage with her boyfriend. She’s been in the dental field since 2015 and enjoys learning new things every day about dentistry. Danielle enjoys assisting because she is able to do something different every day. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, reading and being active.
Morgan, Clinical Dental Assistant
Morgan is originally from Wisconsin Dells. She resides in Pardeeville with her boyfriend and dog. She studied in Madison to obtain her Dental Assistant credentials. Currently Morgan has been a dental assistant since 2018 and enjoys furthering her education in dentistry. Not a tooth in the mouth is the same and so each procedure is different, keeping the day interesting. She enjoys helping patients achieve the perfect smile. In her free time she is fond of spending time with her family, friends, and dog, along with being outside and staying busy.
Our Patient Coordinators
With their combined years of experience they offer our patients both a welcoming and professional atmosphere. They will greet you as you enter the Lodi Valley Dental office. They will assist you in making appointments, submitting insurance claims, making financial arrangements, and questions you may have. If you have any insurance or flex plan questions or need a budget plan like Care Credit, they will be glad to help you.
Kelly, Patient Coordinator
Kelly has lived in the Lodi area the majority of her life. In being a lifelong resident of Lodi, she has had the privilege of meeting and greeting several generations of family members. The favorite thing about her job is being able to meet many different people and welcome them as they come into our office. Kelly joined the Lodi Valley Dental, LLC team in March of 2014. Outside the office, she enjoys running, golfing, traveling and spending time with her husband, Mike, their three sons, and grandchildren.
Katie, Patient Coordinator
Katie grew up in the Dane/Lodi area and graduated from Lodi High School. She is married and has 2 wonderful children. Outside of the office she enjoys spending time with her family, baking, gardening, and taking walks. She joined Lodi Valley Dental in October 2022. Her favorite thing about her job is meeting new people and welcoming everyone that comes into the office. Katie has a background in office work and is excited to learn more about the dental field.
Holly, Patient Coordinator
Holly is a Waunakee native who moved to Dane in 2011 with her husband and two children. For the past 20+ years she has worked in the insurance industry. Holly finds joy in helping patients understand and get the most out of their insurance benefits. In her free time she enjoys cheering on her kids at their multiple sports, hiking with her dog Bailey, Baking and Photography.
Megan, Patient Coordinator
Megan grew up in Lake in the Hills, IL and moved to Portage in August of 2023. Prior to her move to Wisconsin, she had worked in the dental field for over 3 years. She truly enjoys getting to know all of the patients she meets. When Megan is not in the office, she likes to spend time with her boyfriend and their two dogs, Cali and Barli. She enjoys hiking, horseback riding and gardening. Megan can’t wait to help you with all of your dental needs.
Katie, Office Manager
Katie grew up in the Lodi/Waunakee area and graduated from Waunakee High School. She then studied both Spanish and Secondary Education and enjoyed playing soccer at the University of Wisconsin – La Crosse. She began her career teaching for 19 years before having a career shift and joining her husband at their family practice in 2022. Katie likes to be engaged in the community and you will see the Crane family participating in various activities in Lodi. She enjoys being active, being outdoors, and traveling to learn new cultures and meet new people.