Dr. Fisher and Team
Pediatric Dental Team
The Kids Dentist
Welcome to The Kids Dentist located in Mequon, Wisconsin. Dr. Shane A. Fisher , Dr. Laura Goodell, and their child-friendly team work together to provide their young patients with the highest level of pediatric dental care available.
We proudly offer the latest treatments and technologies available to ensure that the children, adolescents and special needs patients that visit our office, achieve and maintain beautiful, healthy smiles that will last a lifetime.
Dental Hygiene Team
Brandie – Dental Hygienist
Brandie graduated from Milwaukee Area Technical College in 2010 with a degree in Dental Hygiene and has been practicing in the greater Milwaukee area ever since. Brandie feels education is the key to obtaining good oral habits, no matter what age! She is patient and compassionate with her patients, treating them all as if they were her own family.
When she is not at The Kids Dentist, she enjoys attending Brewers games, Admirals games and watching the Packers play. In the summer time, she loves to get away from the city and go camping with friends and her dog, Gemma.
Kinsey – Dental Hygienist
Kinsey recently relocated to Wisconsin from Illinois, and graduated from Illinois Central College with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She has always had a passion to work with children and is excited to continue working with them.
Kinsey grew up in Dunlap, IL and is excited to explore and get to know Milwaukee. In her free time is loves spending time with friends and family. Some of her favorite hobbies are swimming, snowboarding and playing soccer.
Dental Assistant Team
Hersch – Dental Assistant
Hersch received his dental assisting training at Milwaukee Area Technical College in 2012. After participating in a dental mission trip in 2011, he changed careers and he has loved being in the dental field ever since. Hersch believes that children are our future and promotes teaching children good habits while they are young. His goal is to make every child’s visit to The Kids Dentist a fun experience so you can always count on him for a good joke.
Originally from a small town in Southeast Missouri, Milwaukee’s Historic Third Ward is now home to Hersch. When he is not at The Kids Dentist, he can be found running along the lakefront, traveling or trying new restaurants.
Catherine – Dental Assistant
Catherine is a Dental Assistant graduate from Milwaukee Area Technical College. She has a pure love for children of all ages. Catherine is a patient and caring individual who is always willing to help those who are in need. She is also a graduate of Homestead High School. She grew up in Mequon and comes from a large family. Children have always been a part of her life.
Catherine loves spending quality time with her husband, Leo, and their three children; Westley, Bailey and Eliza. You will see her biking, curling, kayaking and hiking. She also enjoys art, animals, dance, music, and tending to her gardens where she resides in Grafton.
She looks forward to meeting you at The Kids Dentist and helping your child learn more about keeping a healthy smile!
Sylvia – Dental Assistant
Sylvia is very excited to be part of The Kids Dentist team. She acquired her Registered Dental Assistant Degree at South Texas Vocational-Tech in Brownsville, Texas, where she lived with her family for the past few years before moving to the Milwaukee area. She has experience in pediatric dentistry and loves working with children. To her, it all starts with educating parents and creating healthy habits in children from early age on. Having a child of her own, Sylvia knows what children need to make their visit at our office an exciting and pleasant experience.
Sylvia was born and raised in Germany, where she still has relatives. She loves to travel and visit her family and friends around the world. Besides family life, Sylvia enjoys water sports, crafting, horse back riding, watching ice hockey games, and flying airplanes.
Erin – Dental Assistant
Erin is a Dental Assistant graduate from Lakeshore Technical college in Cleveland, WI. Erin grew up in Oostburg, attended Oostburg High School an still resides in Oostburg, where she plans to call home for years to come. She is excited to be part of the team at The Kids Dentist, as she has always had a love for kids and is looking forward to helping many different children and make a difference in their smiles.
Erin comes from a family of 5, with a brother and a sister. Her sister and her husband have two kids, whom Erin loves and adores. You will see her with her niece and nephew almost every day. She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family, playing volleyball, and being on a boat in the summertime.
Sammi – Dental Assistant
Sammi is currently a Dental Hygiene student at Milwaukee Area Technical Collage. During the hygiene program, she has found that oral health is a passion of hers and she loves to share her knowledge with others. She is originally from Burlington, WI where she graduated high school. After high school, she moved to Milwaukee and found herself working with kids at a bike shop on the lake front. This is where she discovered her joy of working with children and making them smile.
Sammi enjoys hiking Milwaukee’s hidden trails, going to Milwaukee Bucks games, and cuddling up next to her cat, Mini. She is eager to make sure that every child has a fun and memorable experience at The Kids Dentist.
Rachel – Dental Hygienist
Rachel was raised in Whitefish Bay and is a current dental hygiene student at Milwaukee Area Technical College. Before hygiene school, she was a nanny for several years and loves being around kids of all ages. Rachel loved going to the dentist as a little girl and had very positive experiences, and she wants to help kids build that same kind of healthy relationship with our staff at The Kids Dentist.
Rachel is most excited to share her passion for oral hygiene education with our patients and is eager to bring her positive attitude, enthusiasm and creativity to our practice. In her free time, she enjoys painting, Sunday brunch, watching Packer games and spending time with friends, family and her dog, Kobe.
Johan – Dental Assistant
Johan is a graduate of the Dental Assistant program from Everest College in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and has been assisting for over six years. She is excited to join our team and has a passion for working with kids of all ages.
During her free time, Johan enjoys great food, cooking and experimenting with different recipes and spending time with her husband, Orlando and their two adorable daughters. She looks forward to meeting many new families and creating amazing memories.
Michelle came to The Kids Dentist after spending over 20 years in corporate retail in a variety of leadership and customer service roles. She was thrilled to transition to the dental industry where she can be involved with an amazing organization and contribute to the community in a positive way.
Originally from the east coast, Michelle relocated to the Milwaukee area for work and is happy to call the mid-west home for over 12 years.
Michelle shares a passion for travel and exploring different cultures with her husband and they enjoy many adventures with their three energetic boys. In her spare time she loves reading, cooking and watching her boys discover the world.
Desiree is excited to be a part of the Kids Dentist team. She loves being in the dental field and helping families with their insurance questions, as well as seeing all the adorable smiles that come through our door. Smiles have always been important to Desiree, before switching careers a few years ago she was a full time photographer to many local families.
In her free time Desiree loves to travel the globe, experience new cuisine from far and wide, as well as hang out with her friends. She especially loves traveling to Hawaii, Europe, and down to Chicago where her Alma-mater, Columbia College of Chicago, is located.