Each team member at Irish Road Dental is committed to ensuring you have a positive experience each and every time you visit our dental office. We are skilled in treating patients of all ages with a variety of needs, including children, patients with special needs, and patients with wheelchairs. To learn more about us and our friendly dentist, Dr. John Wiltz, we invite you to contact our Davison, Michigan, dental office today. We look forward to meeting you and helping you feel confident in your smile!
Karri Kuzma – Office Manager
Karri grew up in Otisville and attended Lakeville High School where she was active in sports. After high school Karri attended Hillsdale College on a track and field scholarship. Karri joined the practice in December of 2016 and now lives in Flint, MI and has 3 children. Karri enjoys cheering on her oldest son who plays basketball for the University of Utah.
Tina Shephard – Dental Hygienist
Tina graduated from Goodrich High School in 1983 and then married her husband, Scott, in November 1983. Together they have three children and three grandchildren. Tina graduated from Mott Community College in 1996 with her Associate in Applied Science degree in dental hygiene. She has been at Irish Road Dental for 13 years. Away from work, Tina enjoys camping, riding motorcycles, and spending time with her children and grandchildren. She is very active in the community and enjoys organizing fundraisers for various charity events.
Lisa Brewer – Dental Hygienist
After Lisa graduated from high school in 1994, she had the opportunity to work as a hygiene assistant over the summer and fell in love with the dental field. She then went on to become a dental assistant, which helped her put herself through dental hygiene school. She graduated from Mott Community college in 2005 with an Associates Degree in Applied Science and has loved being a hygienist ever since.
Lisa has two wonderful daughters as well as her husbands two amazing sons. As a family, they are very active within the community by volunteering, helping with events at their church and schools, and even dedicating their time for the love of literacy through our Little Free Library. When they are not volunteering or helping others, they like to take trips to the campground as well as play with their dog at the dog park.
Georgette Welch – Dental Assistant
Georgette grew up in Mayville, Michigan, in a pretty large family with four sisters and one brother. She graduated from high school in 1992 and then attended Mott College, graduating in 2000. Right after college, she joined our practice. She finally got married last year after a 10-year relationship! She inherited three wonderful stepsons from her husband, Kevin. In her spare time, she likes to travel, go bowling, work in her garden, and throw the ball around with her dog, Ellie.
Malissa Carson – Dental Assistant
Malissa is the newest member to join our team here at Irish Road Dental. She grew up south of Detroit in Wyandotte, Michigan. After graduating High School in 1999 she went on to work for Johnson Controls for around 6 years. When the market crashed she decided to go back to school and pursue another career path. She attended Kaplan career institute, where she studied Dental Assisting. She graduated from the Dental Assisting program in 2010 and has been working in the field ever since. Malissa has a wonderful son, Darren, a cat, Leo and is engaged to be married to her fiancé, Doug. In her spare time she enjoys camping, canoeing, bike riding and gardening.