Meet Dr. Brian Jakusz
Dr. Jakusz graduated with his Bachelor of Science (B.S.) Degree in Molecular Biology from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in 1997. He received his Doctor of Dental Surgery (D.D.S.) degree from Marquette University School of Dentistry in 2002, while graduating with honors. Along with being an active member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association, and Washington-Ozaukee County Dental Society, he is a member of the American Academy of Oral Biologists and is State-Certified in Oral Conscious Sedation for dental procedures.
Dr. Jakusz had been in private practice in the Menomonee Falls and Slinger area until opening Lake Five Dentistry in June of 2011. Dr. Jakusz had the privilage of teaching dentistry to the students at Marquette University. He enjoys having the opportunity to pass on his knowledge to future generations.
Dr. Jakusz is an enthusiastic general dentist who enjoys all aspects of patient care. He believes in treating patients as though they are a member of his own family. As a result of this personalized care, a relaxed & fun atmosphere is achieved where each patient can have their needs and concerns addressed on an individual basis, creating the best possible care for today and tomorrow. Dr. Jakusz strives at building long-lasting relationships with his patients, and considers many of these patients as friends.
Always seeking to continue his education, Dr. Jakusz annually attends countless seminars across the nation to stay ahead of the ever-changing dental world and to provide his patients with the most current and effective care. Every year, he enjoys teaching hundreds of children in area schools and day-cares the importance of good oral health. The positive impact from these classroom visits has been some of the most rewarding education Dr. Jakusz has attained over the years.
Family is of the utmost priority to Dr. Jakusz, who resides in Colgate with his wife, Cynthia, and children, Benjamin and Madeline. He enjoys his time off playing with his kids, watching and participating in sports, dreaming about classic cars, and tinkering around the house.
Meet our team:
Heather Kenney, Hygienist
Hi, I am Heather, I will be your hygienist. My family just bought a house in Lisbon and I am excited to be working with patients in my community. I graduated from WCTC after moving here from Maine twelve years ago. I have three beautiful girls and a wonderful husband. We really enjoy the outdoors and spend time camping, fishing, four-wheeling, and lately lots of gardening! I have been in the dental field for eleven years practicing as a hygienist. I love developing relationships with patients and their families. I take lots of continuing education to learn everything about the newest and best technologies and treatment in my field. I look forward to meeting you and getting to know you and your families!
Kristen Hadler, Hygienist
I graduated from Waukesha County Technical College with a degree in Dental Hygiene in 2012. I started here at Lake Five Dentistry in November 2012. I like to get to know my patients and help them understand how they can improve their oral health. Outside of work, I enjoy reading, watching movies, taking walks with my dog, baking, and spending time with my husband and family!
Maghan Wankowski, Hygienist
I have been a practicing dental hygienist for the last 9 years. I graduated from MATC in 2008 with an associates degreee in Dental Hygiene along with my local anesthetic license. My family and I recently moved to the lake country area and I was lucky enough to join Dr. Jakusz's practice in the fall of 2016. I am so excited to be part of the Lake Five Dentistry team! It is very gratifying for me as a hygienist to give care to my patients in a calm and caring atmosphere where the patient's comfort and well-being is the main concern. I look forward to getting to know you and your teeth!
Aimee Zeutzius, Receptionist
Hi, my name is Aimee and I am the receptionist here at Lake Five Dentistry. I live in Oconomowoc with my husband, Rob, our three children, Ashley, Heather, and Alex, and my first grandchild, Luca. My hobbies include reading, walking, shopping, and making baked goodies for Dr. Jakusz. I enjoy spending time with my family and friends. During the summer months I especially like to spend as much time as I can out on the lake swimming and boating. I look forward to meeting you and your family.
Leah Walters, Assistant
Hi, my name is Leah. I have been assisting Dr. Jakusz for about three years and counting. I am currently enrolled in Dental Hygiene School and anticipate graduating in May 2018. I love the outdoors and spending time with my family in my limited free time. I thoroughly enjoy getting to know each patient indvidually and meeting new patients in the surrounding communities! Lake Five Dentistry is a relaxed environment and I focus on making each patient comfortable in every situation.
Cassie Morris, Assistant
Hi, my name is Cassie and I am one of Dr. Jakusz's assistants. I thoroughly enjoy what I do, and who I work with here at Lake Five Dentistry. I love meeting our patients, and I look forward to helping make your time spent here more enjoyable. Outside of the office, I love spending time with my family and friends.
Alexis Gibbon, Assistant
Hi, my name is Alexis and I am one of Dr. Jakusz's assistants. I graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Parkside in 2017 with a Business Managment major and a Biology minor (with Pre-Dental emphasis). One aspect that I love about the dental field is how rewarding it is. I take pride in knowing that I helped a patient take one step closer to feeling better about their smile and improving their oral health. Lake Five Dentistry is a calm and inviting atmosphere, with an amazing staff who put patient's need first. I look forward to assisting you!