Hess Dental Care, S.C.  

Welcome to our website:

Our priority is to deliver quality care to informed patients in a comfortable and convenient setting.

Quality Care
When you have dental problems, you need to turn to a dentist who listens and responds ... an experienced doctor who knows the field and can effectively diagnose and treat your needs ... a friendly dentist who counsels you on the best ways to maintain and improve your health. Our staff meet all these criteria. Plus, you benefit from a dedicated team of trained professionals who give you the individualized attention you deserve.

Informed Patients
We believe that informed patients are better prepared to make decisions regarding their health and well being. That is why we've included an extensive section on this web site covering the full array of topics associated with dentistry and dental diagnoses and treatments. We encourage you to look through these pages whenever you have an interest or concern about your dental needs and care.

Comfortable, Convenient Setting
The best care in the world doesn't mean anything if you can't access it. We strive to make our practice as efficient and convenient as possible. Included in these web pages is information about our office, including our location, maps, directions, hours, insurance policies and appointment scheduling. You can even email a request for an appointment right here!

We hope you find this web site useful and invite you to contact us with your questions at any time.

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Meet Our Staff

Learn Who We Are

  • Dr. George L. Hess III

    Dr. Hess is a graduate of the Marquette University School of Dentistry. He completed a general practice residency in Portland, Oregon before returning to Sheboygan to start his own practice.

    Dr. Hess is a member of many dental organizations including:

    • Wisconsin Dental Association (WDA)
    • American Dental Association (ADA)
    • Academy of General Dentists (AGD)
    • Spear Faculty Club Member
    • Sheboygan County Dental Society (SCDS)

    Dr. Hess served as the President of the Sheboygan County Dental Society and also held positions on the Board of Directors, as a WDA delegate, and Vice-President for the SCDS.

    Dr. Hess enjoys providing dental care for those less fortunate through the Salvation Army Dental Clinic and the Lakeshore Community Dental Clinic. Dr. Hess has participated in Climb for a Cause in which over $60,000 in funds, goods and services were raised for Operation Smile. Dr. Hess along with 14 other dentists climbed to the summit of Mt. Rainier in support of this cause. Since 1982, OperationSmile, a private, not-for-profit volunteer medical services organization, has been providing dentistry, reconstructive surgery, and related health care to children and young adults. Together, they have provided life-changing surgery to over 15,000 children in twelve countries and over 20,000 children here in the US.

    Dr. Hess enjoys many activities in his free time including golf, triathlons, whitewater rafting, downhill skiing and coaching his daughter's basketball team.

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    Dr. George L Hess III

    Dr. Hess is a graduate of the Marquette University School of Dentistry. He enjoys helping patients create beautiful smiles. In his free-time, you will find him on the golf course, biking, and spending time with his family. 

  • Sara, Office Manager

    Sara is a graduate of UW-Madison. Before joining our team, she worked for oral surgery practices in Madison and Milwaukee. In addition, she was employed by a dental consulting organization in Appleton. Sara joined our dental team when the practice first opened in September of 2000. Her interests include travel, triathlons, running, waterskiing, and downhill skiing. Sara recently qualified for the Boston Marathon. She enjoys watching her daughter's sporting events and spending time with her family and friends. 

  • Mindy, Registered Dental Hygienist

    Mindy has worked in the dental field since 1995. Before becoming a dental hygienist, she worked as both a receptionist and dental assistant. She recevied her dental hygiene degree from the Milwaukee Area Technical Institute and has worked in our practice since 2003. She is certified in both CPR and local anesthetic delivery. Mindy's friendly smile always makes patients feel comfortable. Her outside interests include horseback riding, waterskiing, running, and biking. Mindy and her husband stay busy bringing their three children to hockey, gymnastics, soccer, skiing lessons, and baseball. 

  • Erin, Certified Dental Assistant

    Erin is a graduate from Sheboygan South High School and received her Dental Assistant diploma from Lakeshore Technical College in 2015. She joined our team in 2017. Erin brings lots of energy and enthusiasm to our practice. While not at the dental office, you can find Erin working out, baking, and doing Pinterest projects. She also enjoys spending time with her friends and family.


What Our Clients Say About Us

  • "Always a great experience. Everyone is so very very nice"
  • "My teeth are like stars, they come out at night."
  • "You guys are the greatest! Always professional and friendly. You care about your patients. There is a great comfort in that. Keep up the great work!!!"
    DAVID P.
  • "am one of those "I hate going to the Dentist" kind of people.Switching to The Dr. Hess office has changed me and I am not so nervous anymore ! This is a compliment to Dr. Hess and his staff and the kind easy going atmosphere !"
    JAYNE L.
  • "AMAZING care, as always! Dr. Hess and all staff are top notch. They are like family. I would never go anywhere else for my dental care. I refer many friends/family and all respond with raves reviews. HIGHLY recommend."
  • "KEEP UP THE GOOD WORK!!!!!!!"
    GARY B.

Featured Articles

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  • Crowns and Bridges

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  • Veneers

    Teeth that are badly stained, shaped, or crooked may be improved by a veneer placed on the surface of the affected teeth.Veneers are thin pieces of porcelain or plastic cemented over the front of your teeth to change their color or shape. Veneers are used on teeth with uneven surfaces or that are chipped, ...

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  • Invisalign®

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  • April 2022 Dental Newsletter

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  • Fillings

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  • Sealants

    Sealants are liquid coatings that harden on the chewing surfaces of teeth and are showing a great deal of effectiveness in preventing cavities—even on teeth where decay has begun. The pits and grooves of your teeth are prime areas for opportunistic decay. Even regular brushing sometimes misses these ...

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  • Overview

    Pain can occur in any number of places in your mouth: teeth, gums, roots, the palate, tongue and jaw. Cavities are a common culprit causing pain. Untreated cavities can impact nerves because of infections of the tooth and gums. Impacted and abscessed teeth and sore jaws from teeth grinding are other ...

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  • Your Rights and Responsibilities as a Patient

    Patient Rights You have a right to choose your own dentist and schedule an appointment in a timely manner. You have a right to know the education and training of your dentist and the dental care team. You have a right to arrange to see the dentist every time you receive dental treatment, ...

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  • Scaling and Root Planing

    Some cases of acute periodontal (gum) disease that do not respond to more conventional treatment and self-care such as flossing may require a special kind of cleaning called scaling and root planing. The procedure begins with administration of a local anesthetic to reduce any discomfort. Then, a small ...

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  • Toothaches

    Simple toothaches can often be relieved by rinsing the mouth to clear it of debris and other matter. Sometimes, a toothache can be caused or aggravated by a piece of debris lodged between the tooth and another tooth. Avoid placing an aspirin between your tooth and gum to relieve pain, because the dissolving ...

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