Dr. Mark O. Waller is a graduate of Marquette University School of Dentistry and has been providing service to patients at Sussex Dental for over 20 years. Dr. Waller recently completed a successful career in the U.S. Army Reserve, retiring with the rank of Colonel. Army missions have taken him to Afghanistan, Ecuador and Paraguay. He is a member of the American Dental Association, the Wisconsin Dental Association, the Waukesha County Dental Association and the Sussex Area Chamber of Commerce. Dr. Waller and his wife Kate live in Merton and have four children and two grandchildren. In his free time Dr. Waller enjoys working in his yard, reading from his collection of vintage books and listening to old records.
Dr. Karen M. Boettcher joined Sussex Dental in the spring of 1999. Dr. Boettcher graduated from Marquette University School of Dentistry. She did her undergraduate studies at Marquette, majoring in history. Dr. Boettcher is a member of the American Dental Association, the Wisconsin Dental Association, the Waukesha County Dental Association and the Sussex Area Chamber of Comerce. Dr. Boettcher resides in Wauwatosa with her husband, Andy and their three children. Dr. Boettcher enjoys gardening, running, biking and reading. She loves to cook and especially enjoys working with seniors and helping people get past their dental fears.
Dr. Hala Badawi is a graduate of Marquette University School of Dentistry and has been serving patients in the surrounding community since her graduation in 2010. She is member of the American Dental Association, the Wisconsin Dental Association and the Waukesha County Dental Association. Dr. Badawi loves meeting new patients and building relationships with them, while also educating them on the importance of good oral health. She strives to make every patient’s experience as comfortable and relaxing as possible. She enjoys continuing her education and believes that one never stops learning. Dr. Badawi lives in Brookfield with her husband and 2 boys. She enjoys cooking and cheering on her boys at swim meets and basketball games.
Dr. Mike Bartelt is a 1976 graduate of Marquette University School of Dentistry and a native of Wisconsin. He served over 24 years in the U.S. Army Dental Corps including 10 years overseas. While in the service, he completed two years of advanced training in General Dentistry.
Dr. Bartelt is a diplomat of the American Board of General Dentistry and a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, as well as a member of the Wisconsin and American Dental Associations. For many years a large part of his practice has been endodontic treatment and he has completed many hours of continuing education in this area. He enjoys being a part of the Sussex Dental staff and providing this service to our patients. Dr. Bartelt lives in Wauwatosa with his wife Son Hyo and their son, Christopher.
Cheryl is our retired Office Administrator and is now working as bookeeper part time. She joined Sussex Dental in 1973. Worked for Dr. Foley and Dr. Goetsch until their retirement at which time Dr. Waller & Dr. Boettcher joined the practice. Cheryl is married with two married children and four grandchildren. She loves to entertain and enjoys travel, boating and volunteering.
Laurie is a Dental Hygienist. She graduated from MATC-Madison in 1987 and has been with Sussex Dental since 1999. Laurie is married with three children, two boys and one girl. She loves to garden, enjoys art and cooking.
Jean is a Dental Hygienist. She grew up in Omaha, NE and graduated from University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry in 1986. She has been with Sussex Dental since 1998. Jean is married with two boys and a girl. Jean enjoys water skiing and snow skiing.
Patty is a Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Marquette University in 1982 and has been with Sussex Dental since 2005. Patty is married and has two girls.
Solange is a Dental Assistant for Dr. Waller and has been with Sussex Dental since 1991. She loves spending time with her grandchildren.
Karen is a Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Marquette University in 1983 and has been with Sussex Dental since 1994. Karen enjoys spending time with her three sons, going to Brewers games, biking, walking and working in her yard.
Dawn is Clinical Supervisor and Dental Assistant for Dr. Boettcher. She has been with Sussex Dental since 1995. Dawn is married with two adult children and two cats. She loves gardening, reading and cooking. She also enjoys camping, sailing and the Brewers.
Diana is a Dental Hygienist. She graduated from Marquette University in 1987 and has been with Sussex Dental since 2000. Diana is married with two adult children. She enjoys gardening, knitting and reading.
Connie is a Dental Hygienist and has been with Sussex Dental since 1993. She is a graduate of Marquette University. She enjoys being active with her son, cheering on the WI sports teams and Kettle Moraine High School. She also enjoys running with her dog and working in her yard.