The Family Dental Practice team knows you have choices when it comes to your dental health and are honored you trust us. We work tirelessly to make sure you are comfortable and that we communicate everything clearly and with compassion. We want you to feel like a part of the team, and our goal is to take the best care of your oral health.
Dr. Will Buchholtz started at Family Dental Practice in 2013. Since graduating dental school, Dr. Will loves to travel with his wife, Amy. To date, his favorite trips have been to South America, Hawaii, Dubai, and a mission trip to Guatemala. His advice for others who want to travel is to make the time and try traveling somewhere outside their comfort zone.
Dr. Will and Amy’s family includes a mini poodle, Tiffy. He loves to stay active and keep life exciting. Dr. Will says, “Life is short, so I always strive to see the glass half full!”
Dr. Will earned his undergraduate degree in Biomedical Science and went on to the dental Scholar Program at Marquette University where he earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, graduating magna cum laude. He also completed a Fellowship and Mastership with the International Implant Association for advanced implant placement. Additionally, he has had extensive training in oral surgery and orthodontic procedure with the American Orthodontic Society. He has also received advanced training in bone grafting and sinus lifts.
As part of his commitment to help others, he has visited Guatemala and the Dominican Republic on many occasions. He has many professional affiliations, including:
Dr. Kyle Garro has been an owner at Family Dental Practice since 2015. The things he loves most are his family, staying healthy by bicycling, woodworking projects around his home, and trying out new restaurants.
Dr. Kyle has been bicycling for more than 20 years, and the Glacier National Trail is one of his favorite spots. He recommends anyone who enjoys bicycling get a bike and find a group to start riding with. Dr. Kyle also recently invested in some new tools and started doing home improvement projects, which has become something he really enjoys: “it helps take me away from the craziness of our days.”
Dr. Kyle is married with three young kids and two dogs. He loves going home to his family at the end of a day of work, and says, “Hang with your kids any chance you get. Find a new restaurant, go out of your comfort zone.”
Dr. Garro completed both his undergraduate degree and his dental training at Marquette University. He is currently undergoing advanced training in implant placement and orthodontics. He is a big believer in educating his patients and strives to build relationships with his patients based on trust and communication. He believes that all patients should be treated with the following:
The doctors at Family Dental Practice are general dentists providing pediatric dentistry, orthodontics, and oral surgery services.
Kristina has been with the practice since 2001, when she graduated from Madison College with her Associate degree in Dental Hygiene. She lives in Helenville with her husband and four children, who she loves to spend time with.
She enjoys scrapbooking, four-wheeling, movies, and running.
Dionne has worked at the office since 2001. She has been married for 11 years, has three kids, and has one dog and one cat. She has loved sports since grade school. In high school, she played volleyball, basketball, and softball. She still plays volleyball for recreation and spends most weeknights watching her nieces and nephews play high school sports.
Amanda is a long-term employee of Family Dental Practice since 2000. She graduated in 1999 from Madison Area Technical College with an Associate of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene. Amanda continued her education at MATC in 2001 and earned her certificate to administer local anesthetic. Every year Amanda attends the Wisconsin Dental Hygienist Association annual meeting. In 2013 she earned her Certificate to use lasers to expand her scope of practice. She feels that continuing education is the backbone of the dental industry. By attending the WDHA meeting yearly, Amanda feels she can give her patients the best of both worlds, experience and knowledge of current practices. She has established lasting relationships with her hygiene patients over the years. Amanda enjoys meeting new patients and making a difference in their lives by helping them achieve a healthy smile and good oral health.
Nikki has been with Family Dental Practice since 2013. She has a husband, two kids, and a lazy dog. They all enjoy spending time together. When she isn’t running her kids back and forth to their sports activities, she loves working out, and running. She also loves to work outside in her yard, and the whole family joins in. Her husband plays in a band, and she will occasionally go see them play.
Cheyenne has been a hygienist since 2014 and has been with the office since 2019. Since childhood, she has loved to travel and has visited places such as Colorado, Arizona, and Jamaica. She has been skiing off and on since she was 11 years old. She loves spending time with her husband and two kids, but she also enjoys her alone time. She has two dogs, an Australian Labrodoodle and a Golden Retriever.
Jennifer loves her family, and she is married with two daughters and has one dog and two cats. She has been with the practice since 2018 and enjoys playing sports as well as watching them. Her girls play volleyball, and she especially enjoys watching them play.
Debbie joined the team in April of 2017 and loves working with kids and creating beautiful smiles. She has two grown boys and loves family time and camping. She especially enjoys crafting and making gifts for family and friends. If someone wants to give crafting a try, she would love to have them over.
Courtney joined the office in 2017. Since she was little, Courtney has enjoyed time with her family. She loves Disney movies whether they are in the comfort of her own living room, or at the movie theatre. She also loves going for walks on local hiking trails, and spending time with her daughter and her dog.
Sheila joined Family Dental Practice in 2017. Sheila loves to spend time with her family, and some of her favorite activities are baking, quilting, reading, watching movies, walking, gardening, going out to eat, visiting Pinterest, and most important of all, laughing!
Sheila has been married to her high-school sweetheart for 24 years and was a stay-at-home mom for about 14 years before becoming a dental assistant more than a decade ago. Her family also includes four adopted stray cats.
Nikii has been with the practice since 2017. She plays volleyball and loves spending time with her family which includes three kids and two dogs. She also loves watching her kids play sports. She grew up in Watertown and loves to work out.
Lacey joined the team in 2017 and has one daughter who she loves to watch water ski. She has been into fitness for over 20 years and enjoys Zumba and running half marathons, which she loves doing with Beachbody challenge groups. She also loves to cook, spend time with family, and enjoy life.
Rachel joined our team in 2018. She grew up on a farm with horses, chickens, pigs, cats, and birds. She loved playing high school sports and still plays volleyball when she can.
Rachel’s favorite things in the world are her kids, hiking in parks, swimming at the beach, movies, and summer sunshine. She has loved spending time in the outdoors her whole life.
Julie joined the Family Dental Practice team in 2009. She loves to play golf 2-3 times a week with family and friends and has been golfing for over 30 years. Julie also enjoys spending time with her family—she has three adult children and two grandchildren.
Julie’s daughters are also successful golfers, and Julie enjoys watching her son play baseball—his team, the Neosho Rockets, won the Rock River League Championships a couple of years ago. She is also very proud of what her granddaughters can do athletically and says they are “amazing little girls”.
Kari started at Family Dental Practice in 2009. She has always loved spending time with friends and family, which includes two children and one dog. In the past year, Kari has really gotten into walking and enjoys listening to music and having some “me” time: “put in headphones, put on tennis shoes and just go.” She also enjoys traveling, listening to music, movies, swimming, and athletic events with her kids.
Kris started at Family Dental Practice as a Dental Assistant in 2006 and was in that role for the first ten years with our team. Her family includes her husband, Tim, and daughter, Alyssa.
Kris has loved crafting with her friends for many years and has volunteered working on musicals at Watertown High School for about 10 years and with the Wisconsin singers at UW Madison for about six years, which started when her daughter was performing. Kris also enjoys gardening, riding her Harley-Davidson motorcycle, and refinishing furniture.
With extended office hours we can find an appointment time that works with your busy schedule. We are also available for emergency appointments on the weekends. We offer comprehensive dental care in the office to include orthodontics, dental implants, cosmetic dentistry, pediatric care and more. Don’t wait to take care of your oral health - contact us today for an appointment.