Our amazing team at Liesen, Pinzl, Kessinger Dental, LLC is excited to help patients improve their oral health and smiles. We are dedicated to providing you a comfortable experience and we invite you to call to schedule your consultation with Dr. Christine Liesen, Dr. John Pinzl or Dr. Lauren Kessinger, our experienced dentists in Manitowish Waters, Wisconsin. We look forward to meeting you soon!


Office Manager

Chelsea was born and raised in the Northwoods, joining our team in 2022. She attended college in Tucson, Arizona, but returned to Wisconsin after missing the small community environment. She enjoys working in a practice where patients feel like family. Her favorite thing about working at LPK Dental is the advanced technology offered and having great coworkers.

Chelsea and her husband, Jeff, have two daughters, that keep them very busy outside of work. Chelsea enjoys crafting and UTV-ing with friends and family.


Dental Assistant

Valerie joined the team at LPK Dental in March 2023. She enjoys being a part of a family environment. Valerie worked for a dentist for 4 years in the 90’s and really wanted to get back into the dental field. She enjoys working with the state of art equipment offered at LPK Dental and strives to learn as much as possible.

Valerie has 3 adult daughters and 2 grandchildren. In her spare time, she enjoys going on adventures with family & friends, camping, kayaking, crafting, photography, and going to country music concerts.


Dental Assistant

Cayley joined our team in July of 2023 as a Dental Assistant doing on the job training. She graduated from Hurley K-12 High School in 2023. Cayley knew after high school she would be joining our team at LPK Dental and pursuing a career for her future. Cayley enjoys working with our staff and loves to learn new things each day.

Cayley is born and raised in the Hurley, WI area. She loves to spend her free time going to the beach, boating, jet skiing and sightseeing with her family and friends.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Sarah graduated from Nicolet Area Technical College in 2016 with her Associate of Science degree in dental hygiene, and she joined our team in March 2020. She enjoys being part of a fun, team-oriented environment. Sarah starts each day with the goal of treat her patients like family and constantly analyzes their oral health to determine the best way to treat their needs.

Sarah lives with her husband and their two cats and three dogs.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Colleen was born and raised in Minocqua, Wisconsin making her mark in Milwaukee, Wisconsin and in Georgia. March of 2023 she made it back to the Northwoods to be closer to family and enjoy the “ up-north living “ with her husband Jason, and children, Mckenna and Beckham.

Having earned her degree from Milwaukee Area Technical College in 2011, Colleen’s commitment to her craft is evident in every aspect of her work. Her education and experience have equipped her with a profound understanding of oral health and hygiene, enabling her to provide top-notch care to our valued patients.

You will find that she has a gentle approach and meticulous attention to detail and sets the stage for a comfortable and effective dental experience. Her dedication to not only treating but also educating her patients empowers them to take control of their oral health. With her warm and welcoming demeanor, Colleen ensures that each visit to our practice is met with professionalism, understanding, and a genuine desire to improve your overall well-being.

Outside the office, she loves spending time with her family and enjoying all outdoor activities the beautiful Northwoods has to offer.