Dental Hygienists



Emily, Registered Dental Hygienist

Emily has been helping our patients achieve optimal oral health for 11 years, and has been working as a hygienist for 17 years. She loves the feeling of family that permeates our office, as well as our patients and having the opportunity to use leading dental technology. Emily has dedicated herself to giving our patients the best possible dental care.

Emily and her husband have been married for 15 years. She has two sons, Nick and Shawn, and loves spending time with her family.


Renee, Dental Hygienist

Renee, the recipient of a Bachelor’s degree from Ferris State University, has been helping our patients for two years. She loves working in such a friendly environment and establishing real, lasting relationships with her co-workers and patients. An upbeat and friendly addition to the team, Renee also enjoys having the opportunity to work with the latest dental technology and encouraging our patients to improve and maintain their oral health.

Renee, a native of Northern MI, has two older sisters that also live in Ann Arbor. In her spare time, she loves being outdoors and canoeing, hiking, walking, rollerblading, fishing, and swimming. She also enjoys curling up with a good book.


Kate, Registered Dental Hygienist

Kate, a graduate of Ferris State University and a native of Northern MI, has been improving our patients’ smiles since 2011. Kate aims to educate our patients about their oral health so they always understand what’s going on with their oral health. Her favorite part about working here is the people who make her job so fun and easy.

When not helping patients, Kate can often be found reading, kayaking, golfing, and spending time with her friends and family.


Rachel, Registered Dental Hygienist

Rachel is the newest member of Wurtzel Family Dental. A graduate of the University of Michigan, Rachel loves interacting with her patients and providing optimal dental procedures. In her free time, she enjoys running, walking her dog, and traveling around Michigan with her husband.


Annette, Registered Dental Hygienist

Annette has been working in the dental profession for over 20 years. She prides herself on educating her patients and helping them to develop good oral hygiene habits. A mother of four children, Annette enjoys traveling, golfing, and working out. She is also a board member of the University of Michigan Dental Hygiene Alumni Association.

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Wurtzel Family Dentistry
4554 Washtenaw Ave.
Ann Arbor, MI 48108
Phone: 734-971-2675

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