Was born in Detroit in the tumultuous year of 1968 (Tigers won the World Series!), raised
in Flint, attended college in Ann Arbor, and has been happily settled in the Lansing area since 1995. His father is also a general dentist.
As a baby, Dr. H used to sit in his high chair and watch his father do his Dental School labwork (carving teeth out of wax, etc.). Apparently
it had an effect...
Bachelors and Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from University of Michigan, Former instructor at
the University of Michigan Dental School, Represented Michigan and Wisconsin to the American Dental Association Committee on the New Dentist,
Michigan Dental Association member liason to the Committee on Public Relations, former chair of Central District Dental Society Ethics Committee,
graduate of the USDI Orthodontic training program (orthodontic training for general and pediatric dentists).
Playing Saxophone, Guitar, Singing with the contemporary worship team at his church, swimming, running,
GOLF!! Skiiing (downhill and cross country), going UP NORTH to Lake Michigan year round, being a Soccer/Lacrosse/Basketball Dad/Fan/Taxi Service
for the kids.
Married wife Christi in 1993 and have four children (Olivia, Luke, Grant, and Jessica), and the
beloved puppy dog Stella (Shih-tzu breed).
Ali - RDH Hygienist
Ali first started working for Dr. Hinterman in 2006 where she helped with assisting as well as anything
else that needed to be done. After she got a taste of working in the dental field, she decided to go back to school. In 2009, she
graduated from Lansing Community College with an Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene. She loves meeting patients and enjoys
getting to know each patient better and how she can best meet their hygiene needs and concerns. She is a master organizer as she
loves to organize anything. Not just watching, but playing sports is another favorite of Ali's as well as reading. Her favorite
thing to do is spend time with her husband, two children, and her boxer dog Miley.
Angie - RDH Hygienist
Angie joined the staff with Dr. Hinterman soon after she graduated from Lansing Community College with an
Applied Science degree in Dental Hygiene in 2004. With her warm and inviting smile, she will make you feel right at home in her chair as
she cleans your teeth and listens to any hygiene needs you may have. She adores her husband and three children, loves to knit and enjoys
going for a run when she has the chance.
Dawn - Certified Dental Assistant
With 20 years of dental assistant experience, Dawn joined the team in 2003. She is a very reliable
and skilled assistant to Dr. Hinterman's practice as she helps him perform the best dental care possible for our patients. Her
favorite season is summer where she is often spotted in Grand Haven spending time with her family. She has 3 girls.
Dianna - Office Manager
Dianna joined the practice of Dr. Hinterman in 2000 bringing with her previous valuable experience in
the medical field. Dianna is the point person in the office, from billing, insurance, and general questions about the office.
She occasionally assists Dr. Hinterman with dental procedures when needed. She lives in the country with her husband and two children.
She enjoys spending time with her family and traveling to new places.
Deena - RDH Hygienist
Deena graduated with an Applied Science in Dental Hygiene degree in 2011 from Ferris State University.
She has been with Dr. Hinterman since 2015. She loves getting to know each and every patient while providing a comfortable atmosphere
and a gentle touch. In her spare time, she loves spending time with her family and friends. Deena also enjoys traveling and seeing
different places and experiencing new things!
Lauren - Scheduling Coordinator
Lauren has worked with the Hinterman practice since 2014. She graduated
from Huntington University in 2003 with a Bachelor's of Science Degree in
education. Lauren loves to spend time with her husband and 3 children. In
her spare time she can be found spending time with her friends, family,
reading, being outdoors and looking for new adventures.