Dr. Fred Jaeger
The son of a dentist, Dr. Jaeger knew dentistry was his calling from an early age. He has spent his career providing patients with high quality, personal care using the most advanced technology and techniques. A graduate of Notre Dame and the Marquette University School of Dentistry, Dr. Jaeger remains on the forefront of dentistry through advanced continuing education at prestigious facilities such as the Pankey Institute and the University of Minnesota Dental School. His passionate focus on constant self-improvement allows Dr. Jaeger to build beautiful smiles that last a lifetime.
Dr. Jaeger is active in the dental community and is a member of many important organizations. He recently was awarded his Mastership in the Academy of General Dentistry. This award acknowledges over 1100 hours of continuing education in 16 disciplines of dentistry. The course of study focuses on participation course where one on one instruction allows the mastering of new technologies and techniques. He is also active in:
- Wisconsin Dental Association (past president)
- International College of Dentists (fellow)
- American Academy of Dentists
- Pierre Fauchard Academy
Outside of the office, Dr. Jaeger teaches at the General Practice Residency at Meriter Hospital. At home, he enjoys time biking, gardening, woodworking and spending time with his wife, Karen, and his son, Sam.
Office Manager: Sarah
Sarah has been in Hospitality/Business Management for over 20 years and enjoys being a member of the Hilldale Dental Team.
“I love the family feel and sense of community Dr. Jaeger provides alongside his excellent dental care. I am here to make you feel welcome and ensure your experience goes smoothly. I will help you schedule appointments, utilize insurance benefits and make financial arrangements. ”
Sarah enjoys meeting new people, going for walks in the beautiful Madison area, attending live sporting & music events and visiting her family back home in Minnesota.
Dental Hygienist: Maria
Maria, a talented dental hygienist, loves to help patients of all ages realize their smile goals. By providing regular professional cleanings and other services, Maria helps you prevent dental problems before they start, which is always the best treatment! Patients like you appreciate Maria’s gentle touch and compassion.
Maria has a Bachelor of Science Degree from Southern Illinois University in Dental Hygiene, which gave her the opportunity to learn and explore many areas of dental hygiene. A former resident of Illinois, Maria enjoys exploring the Madison area with her husband who is a local firefighter.
“I enjoy helping people of all ages achieve optimal oral health. Dr. Jaeger has given me the opportunity to continue to enjoy the rewards of working with a variety of people and I feel privileged to work alongside him and the rest of our staff. I look forward to helping you keep your teeth for a lifetime through gentle and thorough dental cleanings.”
Dental Assistant: Jaclyn
Jaclyn has 10 years’ experience in the dental field. She started her career in dentistry at the front desk of a dental practice. Jaclyn worked her way from the front desk to the back as a dental assistant, after doing both front desk and assisting for 2 years. Jaclyn decided to attend Madison College for dental assisting where she has continued her career as a dental assistant.
“My passion for dentistry is to educate the patient in oral health care and watch their million dollar smile from the start to the finish. When your smile shines so does the rest of the patient’s life! I truly see myself in the dental field until retirement.”
Jaclyn enjoys spending her spare time with her children. She has one son named, Thomas, and two beautiful step children, Dennis and Samantha. Her family loves boating, sports and just hanging out in their back yard. They are a very busy family and they “fly by the seat of their pants” but wouldn’t trade that for the world. Jaclyn says, “My family is my spare time!”