Spring Lake, MI Dentist


Dr. Joe D. Arbutante, D.D.S.
For almost two decades, Dr. Joe Arbutante has been serving Spring Lake and the surrounding communities with exceptional dental care. His dedication to perfection, quality, and your comfort have made him one of the most renowned dentists in Michigan. Dr. Arbutante earned his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University, and his D.D.S. from the University Of Detroit School Of Dentistry. With his team, he attends yearly training to keep up with the latest advancements in dentistry and dental technology. Dr. Arbutante is a current member of several professional leagues, including the Michigan Dental Association and the Muskegon District Dental Society.

When away from the office, Dr. Arbutante appreciates spending time with his wife, Cindy, and their daughter, Kylee. He loves golfing, running, hunting, and the great outdoors. Some days, you might spot him cruising on his trusty motorcycle.

Dr. Arbutante looks forward to meeting you and helping you achieve a beautiful, healthy smile for a lifetime. Contact our team to schedule your next appointment.

Lorie V. Insurance and Finance Coordinator


Lorie plays a crucial role in our Arbutante dental team as our financial coordinator. She has 18 years of experience to draw upon when setting up financial planning and coordinating your care with your insurance. She is happy to answer any questions you may have and always does so in a warm, thoughtful manner. Lorie has found that the most rewarding part of her work is helping patients achieve their dental goals.

Lorie has 2 sons as well as a dog named Coco and a cat named Shian. You can usually find her lounging at the beach or floating in the pool when she is not at work.

Erika C. Scheduling Coordinator


Our team’s Scheduling Coordinator, Erika, makes sure all patient visits run smoothly and on time. She has stayed patient-focused during her past 12 years in the dental field and continues to do so today. Erika has made it her mission to see all of our patients happy with their smiles by making sure their appointments are scheduled.

Erika enjoys spending time with her dog, Zeke, and her beloved family. She shares 2 sons with her husband and loves going on family vacations with them all. When she is not spending time with her family, Erika likes to golf.

LeAnn G. Certified Dental Assistant


Having spent 45 years in the dental profession, LeAnn is our most experienced team member. She is a top-notch Certified Dental Assistant with a degree from Muskegon Community College. Over the years, she has found nothing more rewarding than seeing the excitement in our patients’ faces when they finally receive the new, beautiful smiles they’ve been dreaming of.

Outside of work, LeAnn likes traveling and spending time with her ever-growing family. Her and her husband share 2 children as well as 2 beautiful granddaughters.

Kisa W. Registered Dental Hygienist


Kisa began her path to become a Registered Dental Hygienist at Ferris State University. Since her graduation in 2001, she has been working passionately in the dental field and has become Laser Certified. We are proud to have Kisa as a member of the Arbutante dental team because she creates lasting bonds with our patients and enjoys seeing our patients’ overall health improve as their oral health does.

Kisa has been happily married for 18 years and has 4 amazing children. She loves to go on family vacations, particularly to National Parks, so her and her family can go hiking and spend time at the beach.

Michelle L. Registered Dental Hygienist


Michelle received her A.A.S in Dental Hygiene from Ferris State University and has been working in the dental profession for over 35 years. Her patient-centered approach to care and her many years of experience make her a valuable member of our ­­­­­­ Arbutante dental team. She is truly dedicated to providing excellent care and loves getting to know our patients and their families.

Outside of work, Michelle likes staying active; she participates in cardio drumming, enjoys biking and kayaking, and loves taking her dog, Willa, on walks. Michelle has been married to her husband, Grant, for almost 35 years. They are the proud parents of 2 daughters, Kendyl and Kelsey, and the grandparents of 2 wonderful granddaughters, Leighton and Emery.