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
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.
Kaitlyn - Licensed Dental Hygienist
Kaitlyn graduated in 2018 from Indiana University with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She is also licensed to administer local anesthesia. She has an education background in psychology and enjoys using it to make her patients more comfortable in the dental setting. In her extra time, she enjoys traveling, working on home crafts, and spending time with her husband and young son.
Misty K. - Dental Assistant
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 Three beautiful children.
Misty W. - Dental Assistant/Practice Coordinator
Misty joined our dental family in October of 2018. With over 20 years of dental experience, Misty truely has made dental a lifetime passion of hers. Misty spends her free time running marathons, sharing her love of fitness with others and relaxing with her three Bernese Mountain dogs, Bailey, Arya, and Livie