Dentist in Fremont, WI
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff training professional credentials and work experience.
Denis C. Scharine
Dr. Scharine attended UW-Madison for his undergraduate work and received his B.S. in Microbiology. He then attended Marquette University for dental school where he received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Scharine does many hours of continuing education each year, and continues to increase his knowledge as a dental provider to be able to better assist his patients on a daily basis. He is a member of a large number of professional organizations, including those listed below:
- American Dental Association
- Wisconsin Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- American Academy of Orthodontics for the general Practitioner
- American Academy of Facial Esthetics
- Waupaca County Dental Association - Past President
- Christian Dental Society - Current President
Dr. Scharine and is wife, Bonny, just celebrated their 36th wedding anniversary! They have two daughters, and have lived in Fremont for over 35 years now. Dr. Scharine is also very involved in the community. He served 12 years on the Fremont Village Board, and participates in fundraising efforts each year for various programs and teams from the local school district. Additionally, the dental office sponsors a section of highway in the Adopt-a-Highway program in Wisconsin, to help keep Fremont clean.
In 1999 Dr. Scharine was introduced to the Christian Dental Society, and was very encouraged by the mission work many of the dentists were doing. In 2000 the Scharine family went on their first mission trip and were hooked. Dr. Scharine and Bonny continue to go on mission trips and see them as a means to share Christ, as well as much needed dental services to local residents. Dr. Scharine is excited to now be training indigenous people to do extractions if they have the proper equipment. He sees it as an opportunity for them to serve their fellow man as well as share the love of Christ.
When not doing dentistry Dr. Scharine enjoys boating, snowboarding, and anything that involves near-death encounters!
Leslie - Patient Coordinator
As our patient coordinator, Leslie assists patients in scheduling appointments, files patient insurance claims and answers the phone. She graduated from Fox Valley Technical College’s Dental Assisting program and has been a member of our team for twenty-six years.
Leslie enjoys getting to know our patients and help them on the path to improved dental health.
Leslie and her husband live on his family’s generational farm, and have one daughter and two sons. Leslie enjoys the time she can spend with her friends and family.
Marcy - Dental Hygienist
Marcy provides maintenance cleanings and periodontal exams for our patients as well as giving them the education they need to obtain optimum oral health. She has a Dental Assisting Degree from Waukesha County Technical College, a Dental Hygiene Degree from Fox Valley Technical College and is licensed to administer local anesthetic. Marcy joined our practice in 2010.
Marcy enjoys making a personal connection with each of her patients and working together to achieve a healthy smile.
Marcy and her husband have two daughters. Together they enjoy hunting, snowmobiling and boating.
Bethany - Certified Dental Assistant
Bethany assists Dr. Scharine chairside with dental procedures, helping things run smoothly and making sure patients are comfortable. She also assists the doctor with patient treatment plans, and orders dental supplies. Bethany graduated from The Dental Assisting program at Fox Valley Technical College and has been a member of our team for almost eleven years.
Bethany enjoys assisting with the variety of dental procedures we do at our office. She also enjoys the interaction with patients, and to see the improvement in their dental health.
Bethany and her husband live in Poy Sippi with their two daughters.
Liz - Certified Dental Assistant
Bio Coming Soon!
Renee has a variety of roles here at the office. She works at the front desk assisting with scheduling, patient accounts, and answering the phones. She is also our on-site go to person for tech support , taking care of emergent computer and phone issues that crop up. Along with this, she works to keep our website and Facebook page updated.
Renee is Dr. Scharine’s daughter, so has worked at the office in some role since she was 16. She and her husband, Nick live in Oshkosh, WI. Nick is a teacher at the local school district in Weyauwega, WI and thus they are actively involved in many school functions in their free time. They also enjoy spending time outside and with their golden retriever, Sandy.