Meet Dr. William Shideler
You might say that dentistry is in Dr.Shideler's genes. He is a third-generation dentist. There have been 11 other family members in dentistry throughout the years, including Dr. Shideler's father, who started the current practice in 1954. Today, Dr. Shideler carries on the family tradition of caring, high-quality dentistry that always puts the patient first. He respects your time and believes your time is valuable.
Dr. William Shideler graduated from Indiana University School of Dentistry in 1980, he was the president of his graduating class. He received his dental implant training from the world-renowned Pankey Insitute and has been placing dental implants since 1986.
Another Shideler family tradition is using proven state of the art technology to give every patient the best possible smile. Dr. Shideler enjoys all aspects of dentistry from your diagnosis and hygiene visits to no drill fillings, dental implants, and CEREC same day crowns for perfect porcelain restorations in one visit. Dr. Shideler uses only tooth colored composite and porcelain to restore your teeth, for a beautiful, bright, natural looking smile. Trust Dr.Shideler with your cosmetic, dental implants, and general dentistry needs.
Like his father and grandfather before him, Dr. William Shideler has dedicated his professional life to make his patients more comfortable, both in his chair and in his office. Above all, Dr. Shideler does everything he can to help you feel at ease. He listens to your concerns, takes as much time as you need and gives you advice you can trust. When you walk into his office, you're not just a number - you are number one.
Meet the Team
All professionals at Shideler Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the Dental field.
Mary - Scheduling Coordinator
Mary has been the front desk receptionist for Dr.Shideler since July, 1999. She is the friendly face who welcomes all of our patients to the office with a big smile. When she is not busy working with her dental family, she enjoys spending time with her family, watching the Chicago Bears, and shopping with friends. Mary is a proud grandmother of a 5 year old little girl. She is truly happy to be a part of this amazing office. Mary states, "Our patients are the best!"
Allan - Insurance Specialist
Allan has been with Shideler Dentistry for almost 20 years. He is our Patient Accountant Coordinator. In 1993, Allan graduated from Valparaiso University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and a Liberal Arts Business minor. Allen processes our insurance claims and manages all patient accounts. Allan is a great team player. He is always willing to lend a helping hand when needed.
Teri - Treatment Coordinator
Teri joined our practice in November 2016. She has 25 years experience as an orthodontic tech and is very excited to be learning another side of dentistry. She enjoys working with the patients and her dental family. When Teri is not working she enjoys spending time with her two dogs, Gunner and Maddie, and spending time with her family
Kim- Scheduling Coordinator
Kim was welcomed into our office in July, 2017. She is a wonderful asset to the front desk. She and her husband have two twin girls just starting college. Outside of the office, Kim enjoys helping clients maintain a health lifestyle.
Mary - Registered Dental Hygienist
Mary graduated from Indiana University and has 37 years of dental hygiene experience, 20 of those years with Dr. Shideler. Mary enjoys the direct contact with patients to improve their health and quality of life. She also enjoys the family atmosphere of our office. In her free time Mary loves to travel, kayak, garden, and spend time with her family.
Stephanie - Licensed Dental Hygienist
Stephanie graduated in 2010 with a bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene from the IU School of Dentistry. She is certified in providing local anesthesia. She loves meeting new people and keeping her patients at ease in the dental chair. Outside of the office, Stephanie enjoys spending time with her husband and two beautiful children, being outdoors, exercising, and cooking.
Kim - Registered Dental Hygienist
Kim graduated in 1985 with a dental hygiene degree from Indiana University. Kim loves what she does and appreciates being able to make a profound difference in patiens' lives. Her kind heart, extensive knowledge and gentle touch make her an outstanding dental hygienist. In her spare time, Kim likes being outdoors, biking, traveling and spending time with family and friends.
Kristen - Dental Assistant
Kristen has been in the dental field since 1997 and a certified expanded functions dental assistant since 1999. She went into dentistry because she loves smiles and making people more confident and happy! Kristen has a wonderful husband, twin boys, and a daughter. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her family, boating on Lake Michigan, and reading.
Misty - Dental Assitant
Misty is an expanded functions dental assistant. She has been with Shideler Dentistry since 2008. Misty specializes in assisting with dental implants, placing fillings, and treatment coordination. Misty is a wonderfuly talented assistant who helps patients relax and feel comfortable. In her free time, Misty enjoys spending time with her husband and two beautiful children.