Staff and Current Residents

Orthodontics Staff

Kathie Richards
kathleen.richards@marquette.edu
Position:  Administrative Assistant/ Dental Assistant
Training: Dental Assisting in General Practice, Oral Surgery and Orthodontics at MU 
Time at Marquette University: Since 1999


Idalia (Dolly) Martinez 
idalia.martinez@marquette.edu
Position:  Dental Coordinator
Time at Marquette University: Since 2019


Barbara Fedran
Position: Dental Assistant
Training: Dental Assisting in Germany. Private practice before coming to MU Orthodontics
Time at Marquette University: Since 2006


Mary Modlinski
Position:  Dental Assistant
Training: Dental Assisting in CMPG4 and Orthodontics at MU 
Time at Marquette University: Since 1983


Sue Trost
Position:  Dental Assistant
Training: Dental Assisting from Hannepin Technical College, Minneapolis, MN. Private practice before coming to MU Orthodontics. Nationally certified in general dentistry and orthodontics. 
Time at Marquette University: Since 1996

 

Orthodontics Residents

Joseph Curry

Dr. Joseph Curry

Hometown: Franklin, WI

Dental School: Marquette University School of Dentistry

PG class of 2019

Melanie Hammerbeck

Dr. Melanie Hammerbeck

Hometown: Pulaski, WI

Dental School: Marquette University School of Dentistry

PG class of 2019

Theresa Karras

Dr. Theresa Karras

Hometown: Riverwoods, IL

Dental School: University of Illinois at Chicago

PG class of 2019

Jamie Martin

Dr. Jamie Martin

Hometown: Asheville, NC

Dental School: University of North Carolina

PG class of 2019

Andrei Taut

Dr. Andrei Taut

Hometown: Plymouth, MI

Dental School: University of Michigan

PG class of 2019

Shiloh Golden

Dr. Shiloh Golden

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Dental School: University of Illinois at Chicago

PG class of 2020

Tara Grzetic

Dr. Tara Grzetic

Hometown: Sugar Grove, IL

Dental School: University of Illinois at Chicago

PG class of 2020

Jared Holloway

Dr. Jared Holloway

Hometown: American Fork, UT

Dental School: Midwestern University (Illinois)

PG class of 2020

Kirsten Karkow

Dr. Kirsten Karkow

Hometown: Manchester, IA

Dental School: University of Iowa

PG class of 2020

Joshua Murphy

Dr. Joshua Murphy

Hometown: Idaho Falls, ID

Dental School: A.T.Still (Arizona)

PG class of 2020

Brinda Shah

Dr. Brinda Shah

Hometown: Chicago, IL

Dental School: Marquette University School of Dentistry

PG class of 2021

Brent Ito

Dr. Brent Ito

Hometown: Naperville, IL

Dental School: Midwestern University (Illinois)

PG class of 2021

John Simindinger

Dr. John Simindinger

Hometown: Lima, OH 

Dental School: Ohio State University 

PG class of 2021

Eric Moe

Dr. Eric Moe

Hometown: Fargo, ND

Dental School: University of Pittsburgh

PG class of 2021

Jennifer Brehove

Dr. Jennifer Brehove

Hometown: Vista, CA

Dental School: Roseman University of Health Sciences

PG class of 2021