Our Dental Team

Dr. Mistie Norten

Dr Mistie Norten has practiced dentistry in the McHenry County area since 2007.  She grew up in McHenry County and attended the Johnsburg schools prior to graduating from Wilmot Union High School just over the state line in Wisconsin.  She then attended McHenry County College for two years prior to enlisting in the United States Army.  Dr. Norten served her country for four years before returning to Illinois to finish her education.  She spent two more years at Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville finishing her bachelor's degree and then completed her dental studies at Southern Illinois University - School of Dental Medicine.

Throughout 2008 and 2009, Dr. Norten traveled to several locations in Illinois, Indiana, Florida, South Dakota, Maryland and Texas to do dental work for members of the Army National Guard and Reserves.   She was responsible for exams and dental treatment on soldiers preparing to deploy overseas and soldiers just returning from deployments.

Dr. Norten is a member in good standing of the following dental organizations:

When Dr. Norten is not in a dental office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two beautiful daughters.  Her hobbies include riding horses and traveling to Walt Disney World.


Front Desk

Jennifer takes care of our Front Desk. She is the first person you will see when you enter our office and is here to answer any questions you may have regarding insurance, scheduling and procedures.

Jennifer enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter and son.  They are White Sox fans (don't hold that against her) and enjoy attending games when the opportunity arises.


Registered Dental Hygienist

Anna is a Registered Dental Hygienist that has worked with our office since we opened in 2007.

Anna is friendly with all of her patients and always looks forward to meeting new patients.  She provides excellent care with a gentle but thorough approach.   Anna  continues to grow as a hygienist with continuing education at every opportunity and she far exceeds the requirements to maintain her IL State Dental Hygiene License.

Anna enjoys spending time with her husband, their children and her two dogs.  She is very close with her extended family and enjoys spending quality time with both her family and friends. 


Chair-side Assistants

Amber is one of our Chair-side Assistants.  Amber enjoys assisting Dr. Norten with all aspects of dentistry and always looks forward to talking with our patients.  She is a great team member that is more than happy to help you with whatever you may need. 

In her free time she loves spending time with her family and friends.