Our Dental Office Staff
All our professionals at Midvalley Dental, SC maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Dr. Michael J. Wockenfus
Cosmetic and Family Dentist in Menasha, WIMidvalley Dental, SC
Dr. Wockenfus takes pride in providing his patients with the highest level of care available.
Dr. Wockenfus grew up in the Fox Valley and brings over 20 years of dental experience to the valley. He has Bachelors of Science degrees in Microbiology and Chemistry from UW-Lacrosse and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Marquette University in Milwaukee. Following graduation, he was chosen to train at Zablocki Veterans Hospital, and gained even more experience working with specialists in Oral Surgery, endodontic, prosthodontics and restorative dentistry. He remains devoted to dentistry and his patients by continuing his education.
His most recent accomplishment includes completing training provided by one of the most noted dental educators in the world, Dr. Frank Spear. Spear Education is a training program that features lectures and hands-on courses to provide the highest level of dental education in restorative and esthetic dentistry. Dr. Wockenfus is now mentoring other dentists in their effort to achieve mastery level clinical and technical skills at the Scottsdale Center for Dentists in Scottsdale, AZ.
Dr. Wockenfus takes great pride in providing quality dental services in a gentle and caring environment which allows his patients to experience the highest level of care that they deserve.
Pam - Dental Hygienist
Pam enjoys helping patients achieve great smiles.
Pam is a graduate of the Marquette University Dental Hygiene program. She started working in a periodontal practice and joined Mid-Valley Dental in 1986. Over the years there have been many advances in technology, with computers and equipment and it continues to change daily. Pam believes that this helps our patients receive the best care to assist them to improve and maintain good dental health. She enjoys working with each person and individualizing their needs and concerns for a great smile.
She enjoys gardening, traveling and chasing after her grandchildren in her spare time.
Ann - Dental Hygienist
Ann helps patients learn how to optimize dental health.
Ann has a passion for educating her patients about how they can maximize their dental health. She has enjoyed contributing to the friendly and professional team at Mid-Valley Dental since she started in 1981. After earning her bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene from Marquette University, she has participated in continuing education courses and has received her license to administer local anesthetic.
She treasures spending time with her husband, Allan and their five children, who reside around the globe. The outdoor world of biking, gardening, cross country skiing, and climbing mountains also energizes her.
Janelle - Dental Hygienist
Janelle graduated from Fox Valley Technical College with an applied science in dental hygiene degree. She loves to help people be comfortable with their dental visit and understand the connection between a "healthy mouth" and a "healthy body."
In her free time she loves to spend time with her husband Andy. They love to go skiing and boating.
Sandi - Dental Assistant
Sandi enjoys helping create a beautiful smile.
Sandi has been a dental assistant since 1995. She chose to become a dental assistant because of her desire to help people and because she enjoys the variety of work that is offered on a daily basis. Employed at Mid-Valley Dental since 2003. Sandi loves that technology is always changing for the comfort and ease of the patient.
When Sandi is not meeting the needs of patients, you will find her spending time with her husband and 2 adult children. Cooking / baking, sewing, photography are a few of her hobbies. Family vacations to warmer climates are also enjoyed.
Sam - Dental Assistant
Sam is a graduate from NWTC in 2014 from dental assisting.
She enjoys the variety and how every day is different. Sam loves getting to know patients at a personal level to help make their visit at the dental office as comfortable as possible.
When Sam isn't working, she enjoys spending time with friends and family, going for walks and camping.
Whitney - Dental Assistant
Whitney loves getting to know our current patients and meeting new ones.
Whitney is a graduate from Fox Valley Technical College. Her favorite part about working in the dental field is the variety of services and technology it has to offer for patients. She enjoys the family friendly atmosphere and patient relations at Mid-Valley Dental.
On her days away from the office, she enjoys being outdoors kayaking, biking or hiking.
Sonya - Front Office
Sonya loves to see smiles change for the better on patients.
Sonya joined the team of Mid-Valley Dental in 2008, she brought a wealth of enthusiasm and knowledge to the team, she has a lot of knowledge in patients dental insurance and can help you maximize and get the best out of your benefits.
Sonya treasures spending time with her husband and 2 boys. Going Camping and Boating or any other outside activities. She also loves spending time up in the north woods with her extended family.
Courtney - Front Office
Courtney enjoys meeting all the smiling patients of Mid-Valley Dental.
Courtney joined the team of Mid-Valley Dental in July 2015,
returning back to the Fox Cities from the beautiful mountains of Hendersonville, NC. She has worked in the dental field since 2007, gaining knowledge from a practice dedicated to helping children as well as a multi-doctor/hygienist practice treating patients of all ages.
In her free time, Courtney likes spending with her husband and 2 children.
Paula- Dental Hygienist
Paula wants her patients to understand the importance of everyday home care!
Paula is a 2003 graduate of Fox Valley Technical College. With her years of practicing, she has learned many techniques to make each patients visit more comfortable and ways to communicate the importance of brushing, flossing and preventing or maintaining Periodontal Disease for better whole body health.
In her spare time, Paula loves traveling with her husband and spending time outdoors in all seasons. She also has 3 children that have grown into wonderful responsible adults.