Our Staff In the Community

Watch Dr. Cristoforo on Talk of the Town!

Check out Dr. Cristoforo, Dr. Neidhart, and Barbara as they participate in the “ALS Ice Bucket Challenge–Every August Until There Is A Cure”

Meet Us

Barbara – Dr. Neidhart’s Assistant

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Barbara received her training from the U.S. Army, where she served in the Army Reserves for 23 years. She has always made her first priority the comfort of her patients for her whole career.

Barbara has assisted Dr. Neidhart for over 15 years, and in her free time she enjoys yoga, gardening, reading and spending time with her husband.

Colleen – Hygienist

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Colleen’s goal is to help every patient achieve and maintain a healthy mouth. She has been practicing as a hygienist for over 15 years and is very motivated by seeing overall health improved by working side by side with her patients.

Colleen enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters, being outdoors and filling her salt water aquarium with coral and fish.

Denise – Patient Coordinator

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Born and raised in Madison, Denise enjoys working with the patients and getting to know them over the course of their treatment. She enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband, hiking the Wisconsin state parks and beaches and visiting the many wineries spread throughout the state.

Denise is also a huge Packers and Badgers fan.

Jennifer – Practice Administrator/Insurance Specialist

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Inspired by her father, who is also in the dental career field, Jennifer has been working in dental and with dental insurances since 2009. She loves helping patients understand their dental insurance plans, and her main focus is on making each patient’s experience positive and educative.

During her free time Jennifer enjoys attending gaming conventions, visiting new places with her husband, being outdoors with her dog, and she is an extremely avid reader.

Karen – Dr. Cristoforo’s Assistant

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Having been a periodontal assistant for close to 15 years, Karen has had the privilege to help teach many patients about the importance of maintaining healthy bone and gum health. She enjoys the relationships she has developed with not only the patients but with her co-workers as well.

In her off time, Karen enjoys being outdoors where she and her husband enjoy their swimming pool as well as Madison’s bike trails. Karen’s husband of 30 years is a firefighter and they have a son and a daughter in college.

Kori – Dental Assistant/Patient Coordinator

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Kori was born and raised here in Madison. She earned her assisting degree from Madison Area Technical College and has been assisting for 12 years. Kori really enjoys working closely with patients, getting to know them and making people feel better about their smile.

When Kori is not at the office you can find her spending time with her son and her husband, enjoying the outdoors and traveling.

Mary – Hygienist

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Mary has been a dental hygienist for 25 years. She takes pride in helping her patients achieve and maintain overall dental health. She also enjoys creating lasting relationships with her patients.

In her free time Mary likes to spend time with family and friends, travel and enjoy the cabin life up north.