A Dental Staff Committed to Excellence and Professionalism
Our dental staff in Monona, WI, is committed to providing advanced oral care for your entire family. Dr. Giswold herself is a mother of two and thoroughly understands how important it is to know your child's dental care is being taken care of as well your entire family.
We have created an environment that is fun, safe and will help nourish a long lasting desire to make dental health an important component in everyone's life.
We do understand that because of some past experiences not everyone has had the opportunity to know what a truly caring dental appointment can be. We are here to change that and establish a new trust.
Our wonderful team of skilled professionals take the time to assure all patients individual needs are met. It is our mission to create a long lasting relationship that can assist our patients achieve a lifetime of great dental health.
Meet Our Team
Dr. Melissa Trimbell
Dr. Melissa knew she wanted to be a dentist since the second grade. Upon fulfilling this dream she has built her career on professionalism, equitable treatment for all and positive relationships with her patients. She graduated from UW-Eau Claire and earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. Throughout dental school she took a special interest in pediatrics which she hopes will translate into lifelong care for our many families at the practice. Following dental school, she worked as an associate dentist in Montana while her husband, Brandon, practices dentistry in the U.S. Air Force. Dr. Melissa has volunteered in Costa Rica, Guatemala, and Panama where she offered her skills in underserved communities. These experiences have prepared her for working with patients of all social and economic backgrounds.
In her free time, Dr. Melissa can be found spending time with her husband and son, Blake, along with family and friends exploring what the Madison area has to offer. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association, and the Dane County Dental Society. She enjoys all aspects of dentistry. Her goal is to treat patients with the same level of care and respect she would provide for her own family, ensuring a pleasant and educational experience.
Karri - Office Administrator
Karri entered the dental field 15 years ago after raising her 5 wonderful children and working with her husband's business. Her commitment to the team at Monona Dental along with the patients is evident in everything she does. Her desire to provide the highest quality care to each patient is shared among all members of the team. Her years of experience allows her to assist both patients and team members in every aspect of the dental field. Karri enjoys spending her free time with her husband, children, and beautiful granddaughter.
Emily - Patient Coordinator/Dental Assistant
Emily has been in the dental field for a number of years. She loves to meet new patients and make them feel welcome. She grew up around the Madison area where she and her husband still reside. She shares her love of the outdoors with her husband and their wonderful dog Winchester.
Rhonda - Lead Dental Assistant
Rhonda has been working as a dental assistant for 21 years. She always brightens up the practice with her beautiful smile and makes every patient feel at ease. Rhonda grew up in Sauk City and still resides there with her husband and three children. In her free time, she enjoys watching sporting events that her children are in and staying active herself with exercise.
Jamie - Dental Assistant
Jamie joined our team with a passion to care for people. Her thoughtful way along with her beautiful smile brightens up our practice. Jamie enjoys spending her free time with her husband and daughters, camping, boating and sporting events.
Jenny - Dental Hygienist
Jenny has been a dental hygienist for over 12 years. She is a very fun, loving life kind of person. She is also very passionate about providing the most comfortable, quality care for her patients. She grew up in Albuquerque, New Mexico but now resides in the Madison area with her husband and son. She enjoys spending time exploring Madison with them and her friends during her free time.
Megan- Dental Hygienist
Megan loves assisting patients with their oral dental care. She combines her passion for her profession and her skills to make each patients experience a positive one. Megan is also a member of the National Air Guard a tradition in her family she honors. You will find Megan enjoying her free time painting, exercising, and snuggling with her puppies; Rugby and Lilly.
Sarah- Dental Hygienist
Sarah resides in Janesville but loves the Monona area! She has over 20 years of experience in the dental profession. She brings her enthusiasm and skills to ensure every patient receives the best dental care. Sarah loves to travel, attend sporting events, and spend time with family and pets when not working.
I appreciate the excellent care I receive at Monona Dental from the time I step through the door until I return home. Everyone is competent, professional, and very caring.Mary S. (Madison, WI)