Faculty & Staff

Dr. James Michaels, Dentist, Founder and Educator

Dr. Michaels graduated from Marquette University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology in 1981 and his DDS in 1985. He has 26 years of experience as a general dentist and is the owner of his own practice located at 819 Summit Ave. Oconomowoc, WI. Dr. Michaels is skilled in all areas of cosmetic dentistry, endodontics, oral surgery and crown and bridge. He belongs to many professional organizations.

Ann M. Fischler, B.S. RDH, Clinical Director, Instructor

Ms. Fischler is a Registered Dental Hygienist with over 30 years of experience in dentistry. She graduated from Marquette University with a Bachelors of Science degree. She is licensed to administer local anesthetic and is CPR certified. She has worked for Dr. Michaels for over 15 years.

Sue Kobs, Instructor, RDH

Ms. Kobs has worked in the dental field for at least 34 years, 15 of which were as a dental assistant. She graduated from MATC with an associate degree in Dental Hygiene in 1993. She is CPR certified and licensed to administer local anesthetic. She has been working for Dr. Michaels for 10 years.

Sophi Goss, Instructor, DA

Mrs. Goss graduated from WCTC as a Dental Assistant in 2008. She has been working for Dr. Michaels for five years and she is CPR certified.