Meet Our Team

Count on compassion and excellence from our entire dental team. They collaborate to ensure your dental care is comfortable and convenient. Meet our dental team below.

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. She has been with Dr. Arbutante since 2002.

Kisa has been happily married since 2001 and has 4 amazing children. She loves to go on family vacations, particularly to National Parks where she can hike, kayak, go camping and spend time at the beach with her family.

Kisa’s favorite movie is Groundhog Day.

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.

Michelle L.

Registered Dental Hygienist

Michelle received her associates in Applied Science from Ferris State University. She has been an R.D.H. for over 30 years. Michelle has been with Dr. Arbutante since 2003.

Michelle loves working with and meeting new people. A lot of her patients feel like family to her. Michelle also loves to problem solve what treatments the patient may need.

Michelle has been married to her husband Grant for over 30 years. They have 2 daughters and 2 granddaughters, one son-in-law and a beloved dog, Willa. Michelle loves spending time with family. She also likes to bike, hike and kayak in spare time.

Her favorite movie is Weekend at Bernies.

Michelle’s exceptional work ethic and her way of making her patients feel like family makes us proud to have her as a member of the Arbutante dental team.

Debbie L.

Scheduling Coordinator

Debbie has worked as a Dental Assistant for over 20 years and started working for Dr. Arbutante in January 2021. Using her dental assistant skills, she transitioned into the role of Office & Scheduling Coordinator.

Debbie and her husband have a combined family of 3 awesome children and their spouses, 4 grandchildren and 2 grand dogs. Debbie cherishes spending her time with her kids and grandchildren.
Debbie and her husband also have a very spoiled English Cream Retriever named Leo.

Debbie loves traveling along the West Michigan coast with her husband. She also enjoys laughing, shopping, biking, wineries & breweries, cooking, art fairs and “cabin time” with her girlfriends. A couple of her favorite movies are Breakfast Club and A Beautiful Mind.

Debbie enjoys learning about her patient’s personal lives and helping them overcome dental misconceptions.

We are proud to have Debbie as a member of the Arbutante dental team. Her positive attitude, dedication and organizational skills are a great asset to our team.

RaQuale C.

Dental Assistant

RaQuale started her training at Ross Medical Education and started working as a dental assistant in 2014. She has been with Dr Arbutante since 2020.

RaQuale is from a small family which includes her adorable son, her mother and sister. RaQuale enjoys traveling, especially to hot climates and beautiful beaches. She also enjoys reading in her spare time.

RaQuale doesn’t have a specified favorite movie, it all depends on who she is when watching a movie at that time.

The best thing she enjoys about dental assisting, is seeing the joy on a patients face when they are happy about their smile.

We are proud to have RaQuale as a member of the Arbutante dental team with her sweet personality and genuine concern for her patients.

Heather P.

Dental Assistant

Heather started her dental assistant training at Ross Medical Education. She did her externship with Dr. Arbutante and joined Dr. Arbutante full time in November of 2021.

Heather has a daughter and two family pets, a dog named Hank and a cat named Bitsy. Heather’s hobbies and interest include swimming, crafts with her daughter, going for walks and shopping.

Heather’s favorite movie is Walk the Line and her favorite ice-cream is Mint Chocolate chip.

The best thing she enjoys about dental assisting is her patients loving their smile.

We are proud to have Heather as a member of the Arbutante dental team. Her upbeat attitude and willingness to help her patients is a great asset.

Amy C.

Billing and Insurance Coordinator

Amy graduated from Ferris State University and has been in the Dental Field for over 20 years. She has been the Financial and Insurance Coordinator for Dr. Arbutante since February of 2022.

Amy and her Husband Pat have ben married over 30 years. They have raised two pretty cool kids. Both her son and daughter are married and are FSU Bulldog Alumni.

She is a collector of hand-me-down dogs… at this time she has 3 (2 Chihuahuas and 1 Lab) and is a grandmother to many other dogs and cats. During Amy’s free time, you will most likely find her with a pup on her lap, painting, drinking wine while watching Netflix and shopping on Amazon. If she decides to get off the couch, she likes to garden, travel and spend time with her kiddos and friends. Being new to the office and area, Amy has enjoyed meeting all the new patients. She is serious about helping them understand their insurance benefits and financial responsibilities.

We are proud to have Amy as a member of the Arbutante dental team. Her insurance knowledge and friendly face make our team complete.

Visit Our Dental Office in Spring Lake

For all of your oral healthcare needs in Spring Lake, turn to Arbuntante Dental today. Our team is trained on advanced dental procedures and techniques to provide the latest in dental care. We provide a wide variety of dental services and procedures to address all of our patients' dental health needs

Call Joe D. Arbutante, DDS today at (616) 842-0090 to see why we are the dentist of choice in the Spring Lake area.

What are our patients saying about us?

The best way to learn about our dental practice and the service we offer is through our patients. Read the patient testimonials below to find out more about the standard of care you can expect from Dr. Joe D. Arbutante DDS.

Google Review

Les R.

Love this Dentist. Kind, Professional and Efficient team. They’ve got a smooth system and provide excellent customer service.

Marc M.

Dr Arbutante and staff always do an excellent job with yearly check ups and cleanings. They were very helpful in scheduling a quick emergency checkup due to tooth discomfort. I was quickly scheduled even during holiday timing. Thank you Dr Arbutante and staff!

Bob D.

Excellent first visit and welcome to Dr. Joe’s practice. The staff is caring and professional. The exam was thorough. It’s good to know you are in good hands.

Anita N.

Friendly staff very professional. Dr. was great walked me through. Everything he was going to do. I must say this is my best dentist visit ever.

Bret L.

I have been a patient with Arbutante, DDS for nearly three years. They are excellent in an emergency (broken crown) and for going cleanings, fillings, etc. Their staff is knowledgeable, professional, and top of all, they are nice people. I highly recommend this group.

Jef F.

First preventative visit last week, and it went very well. Glad I made the change since this dental practice is so much closer to my home. Thanks!

Jasmine S.

My favorite dentist office! Dr. Arbutante and his staff really strive to care for the health of my teeth. I feel comfortable asking questions and know what they recommend is not to sell but to help!

Sara W.

Excellent service. Staff is very kind and caring. Dr Arbutante tells you exactly what he is doing and how long the procedure will take. Very welcoming

Matt K.

Amazing service. Kind and very attentive staff and Dr. Joe as well! Awesome group of people.

Lorri W.

He is an awesome dentist he took the time to explain everything he was doing. The staff was also awesome. I would recommend going to him.

Connie M.

My tooth was taken care of fast and without pain. Dr Joe had a very nice assistant as well.

Ben A.

Good people, doing the right things. Really appreciate the approach and feel well taken care of as a family.

Dan M.

Had a crown that broke and called Joe’s emergency number and left a message and he responded very promptly! Was my first time seeing Joe and he and his staff were wonderful! They were able to get me in right away and Joe took care of my issue very quickly! If you need any dental services i would highly recommend Joe and staff!

Mary D.

As always Dr Joe and his staff were excellent and friendly! Raquel assisted and was super good at her job and so sweet. Dr Joe always informs what he does and asks if I’m doing ok. Front staff are always great and really nice👍🏼!

Cathy T.

I received my first crown ever today. Dr. Joe and his assistant were very friendly and put me at ease. I was impressed with the amount of time spent on sizing my temporary crown. I’ll be back next week for my permanent one which seems fast. The receptionist is always very warm and nice at checkout.

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Schedule Your Dental Visit Today!

Ready to give your smile the care it deserves? Dr. Joe D. Arbutante DDS is ready to help. Visit our dental office to improve the health and appearance of your smile. No matter what your dental goals are, you can count on our dedicated team. Schedule your appointment today!
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