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Meet Our Team

Meet the caring and friendly team at Mequon Smile Design.
Our local, family-owned practice is a member of the ADA.
Call us to schedule your complimentary consultation.

Dr. Julie Melbinger-Wagner


Dr. Julie Melbinger-Wagner brings us 18 years of experience working as a licensed dentist. Dr. Julie was born and raised in Medford, WI, where her father was a practicing dentist for 35 years.

At Marquette University, Dr. Julie received both her undergraduate Bachelors of Science and Doctor of Dental Surgery degrees. After training at dental school, Dr. Julie completed a general practice residency at the V.A. Zablocki Medical Center in Milwaukee. Dr. Julie has lived in Milwaukee with her husband and three children, Ella, Claire, and Andrew since 1995. She is proud to live and work here. In her spare time, Dr. Julie enjoys skiing with her family, as well as guiding her children through the challenges of learning violin and cello, cooking projects, and helping out at their school.



Lori has been in the healthcare field in office management and human resources for over 20 years. She is passionate about helping people, and excited to join the team at Mequon Smile Design and their mission to provide patients with a caring and comforting experience.

Lori lives in Northern Wisconsin with her boyfriend, Jackson, and dog, Elsie. She enjoys traveling, cooking, fishing and spending time with family.



Tammy brings to Mequon Smile Design 8 + years' experience as a dental assistant. She enjoys assisting and interacting with her patients to give them the best care possible. Her out-going personality creates a stress-free and relaxed environment for her team members and her patients with them always leaving with a Smile on their face and a great dental experience.

When she is not working, she loves spending time with her husband Keith and her 2 sons, Brady and Ryder. Tammy's favorite time of year is Summer and Fall. She loves spending time with all of her family and friends, enjoys gardening, crafting, and relaxing in the sun by her pool and going for walks.



Kristen comes to us all the way from Michigan with her degree in Bachelors of Science in Dental Hygiene from The University of Detroit Mercy. While Kristen attended school, she was also a cheerleader for all 4 years of college as well as became a part of Sigma Phi Alpha which is a National Dental Hygiene Honor Society.

In her free time, she enjoys being outside, hiking and traveling. She loves animals and doesn’t have any pets now but would like to have a dog someday.