Prairie Lakes Dental


We are especially interested in making all our patients feel right at home! Our staff is trained, skilled, and has years of experience treating patients with the highest level of care. We strive to provide energetic and fun-­loving service to each patient, and we stay current with the latest in technological advances by regularly attending continuing education courses and seminars.

  • Shelley
    Shelley Front Desk Associate

    Shelley started with our Columbus Family Dental team in 2011, then transferred to the Prairie Lakes Dental location in 2014. Before that, she was a long time patient at Columbus Family Dental. She takes great pride in her work and really enjoys helping and getting to know all of the patients that come to the practice. One of her favorite things is when her children come home to visit. Shelley and her husband enjoy camping in the Summer with family and friends. They have two dogs, Bo and Luke, who keep them very busy.

  • Danielle
    Danielle Dental Assistant

    Danielle has been a dental assistant with Prairie Lakes Dental since 2015. She enjoys interacting with her patients and making them feel comfortable at each visit. In her spare time, she enjoys playing volleyball, cooking and spending time with family and friends.

  • Emily
    Emily Dental Assistant

    Emily has been working as a dental assistant with Columbus Family Dental/Prairie Lakes Dental since 2010. She enjoys fitness and prides herself on being a lifelong Packers fan. Emily looks forward to the variety that each day brings, and she can’t wait to help you find the smile that you’ve been waiting for.

  • Gracie
    Gracie Dental Assistant

    Gracie grew up in Madison and attended Madison East High School. She completed the Dental Assistant Program at Madison Area Technical College in 2015. Her favorite parts about her job are building relationships with patients and learning something new every day. When she is not working, she enjoys hanging out with friends and spending time with her dog, Keva.

  • Jessica
    Jessica Dental Assistant

    Jessica joined Columbus Family Dental in 2012. She worked at the Rio location before the merge with Columbus Family Dental. Jessica is very devoted and family oriented.

  • Kailey
    Kailey Dental Assistant

    Kailey started working at Prairie Lakes Dental in 2018. Her favorite part about being a Dental Assistant is meeting new people everyday and helping others get back to feeling great and confident in their smiles. In her free time, Kailey loves to travel, play with her dogs, Louie and Stella, and spend time with friends and family.

  • McKenna
    McKenna Dental Assistant

    McKenna has worked for Prairie Lakes Dental since 2019. She enjoys meeting new patients and making them feel comfortable with their dental experience. In her spare time, she enjoys boating, hiking and hanging out with friends and family.

  • Rachel
    Rachel Dental Assistant

    Rachel started working with Columbus Family Dental team in 2018. She hopes to make all of her patients feel as excited about dentistry as she is. Rachel lives in Cottage Grove and loves to play volleyball.

  • Becky
    Becky Dental Hygienist

    Becky has been a dental hygienist since 2001. She enjoys the relationships she makes with her patients. In her spare time, she enjoys exercising and watching sports.