Sister Bay Dentists

 

John T. Sledge, D.D.S. – Owner of Dentistry by Design Sister Bay

Dr. Sledge was born and raised in a small town North of New Orleans. In 2002, he received his Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree from The University of Mississippi. Dr. Sledge received his Dental Degree from Louisiana State University in 2007. During his time at LSU he was the President of the Delta Sigma Fraternity and was an active member of the American Student Dental Association

In his 11 years of practice experience, Dr. Sledge has worked in both public and private practice.  His biggest adventure was helping the T. O. Tribe in Southwestern Arizona.  Most recently he worked for Oral Heath Partnership, helping underserved children in Green Bay. He is a member of the Wisconsin Dental Association and the American Dental Association.

Dr. Sledge and his wife Cora spend their time together enjoying outdoor activities of any kind.  They also love exploring the regional food and culture of the Midwestern region, especially in and around Door County. They are fascinated with Supper Club culture, and sometimes travel long distances to experience unique ones. They have been coming up to Door County for years. They have been married for 2 years and are looking forward to raising a family in Sister Bay.  Dr. Sledge enjoys cycling, hiking, boating, fishing, snowboarding, and cross country skiing. He is also a musician, playing guitar and drums. Dr. Sledge is extremely excited to try a couple of new winter sports in Door County; he can’t wait to try ice fishing and snowmobiling!

Fun Facts About Dr. Sledge:

What is your favorite food?
Mac and Cheese!!! 😊

What do you like to do with your spare time?
Cora and I are looking forward to working out, traveling, hiking, biking, and boating, and especially exploring Door County more! Wine, Cherries, and Cheese!!

What is your favorite TV show?
Stranger Things 

If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go and why?
I would go back to Hawaii because it is so beautiful, and the people are so lovely and because of the Aloha spirit. 
Or, of the places you’ve traveled what was your favorite and why?
My favorite place to travel used to be Colorado, because I love mountains of any kind, but truly my favorite place to travel has become Door County, and now we are so lucky to live here! 

If you could meet anyone from past or present who would it be and why?
Jimi Hendrix – I would love to talk music and guitar with him, if even only for an hour! He was a revolutionary artist.

What is it about dentistry that you love?
I love helping our patients, especially giving someone their smile back.  Helping people is enough, because that is the reason I got into this profession.  I LOVE it when patients are happy! It makes me happy!

Call to schedule your appointment today to see how our caring professionals can meet your dental care needs.
Sturgeon Bay: (920) 743-6976    Sister Bay: (920) 854-5200    Algoma: (920) 487-2733

Dr. Paul Feit, Door County Dentist serving all 3 locations in Sturgeon Bay, Sister Bay and AlgomaPaul M. Feit, D.D.S., FAGD Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry

Dr. Feit was born and raised near Wausau, Wisconsin.  In 1998, he received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Molecular Biology from the University of Wyoming.  Dr. Feit received his Dental Degree from Creighton University Medical Center’s School of Dentistry in 2004.  While at Creighton, he was President of the Dental Student Union, awarded membership in the Alpha Sigma Nu Jesuit Honor Society, awarded Membership in the Pierre Fauchard Academy for outstanding academic achievements in dentistry, and awarded membership in the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society.

Dr. Feit practiced dentistry in Green Bay before he relocated to Sturgeon Bay.  In March of 2008, Dr. Feit assumed his dental practice, Dentistry by Design in Sturgeon Bay, when Robert J. Schrank, DDS, retired.  Additionally, Dr. Feit added clinic locations in Sister Bay in 2012, Algoma in 2015 and Gulf Cove Dental in Port Charlotte, FL, in 2019.  Dr. Feit emphasizes comprehensive and advanced dental care. To be able to provide this level of care, Dr. Feit has taken hundreds of hours of continuing education since graduating dental school.  He has studied TMJ/bite problems at the Pankey Institute and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics, dental implants at the Misch International Implant Institute, dental sleep medicine with the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, oral conscious sedation with the Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation, as well as countless other topics. In June of 2013, he received Fellowship status with the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). The AGD Fellowship Award is presented to dentists who seek to provide the highest quality of dental care by remaining current in their profession.

Dr. Feit is a firm believer in giving back through dentistry.  While living in Green Bay, Dr. Feit participated as a member on the Board of Directors, as well as being a practitioner, for the Brown County Oral Health Partnership.  The Oral Health Partnership delivers free dental care to underserved children using mobile dental equipment in school settings.  Dr. Feit was also a member of the NEWAHEC Board of Directors.  This board was responsible for distributing grant money to fund programs encouraging minorities to choose careers in healthcare.  Dr. Feit has been active in advocating for patient care at the state level and was the recipient of the WDA Pyramid of Pride Award for Political Action following his run for the State Assembly in 2012.  While in Sturgeon Bay, Dr. Feit provided dental care at Ministry Door County Medical Center’s ER and OR Departments on an as needed basis. Internationally, Dr. Feit has led several dental mission trips to both Haiti and Honduras.  Currently, Dr. Feit is on the Wisconsin Dental Association’s Practice Transitions Committee.  Dr. Feit is also a member of the American Dental Association,  Wisconsin Dental Association, Florida Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Facial Esthetics, Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation and the Pierre Fauchard Academy.

Dr. Feit has been married to his wife Jillian for over 20 years.  They enjoy traveling with their two children Henry and Claire.  Dr. Feit is an avid outdoorsman and enjoys fishing (although he is admittedly not very good at it), hunting, hiking and flying his Cessna.

Fun Facts About Dr. Feit:

What is your favorite food?
Anything made with fresh, flavorful ingredients, or a really fresh chocolate frosted cake donut, with black coffee, depends on the day.

What do you like to do with your spare time?
I love to travel and enjoy the adventure of seeing new places.

What is your favorite TV show?
Impractical Jokers.

If you could go anywhere in the world where would you go and why? Or, of the places you’ve traveled what was your favorite and why?
My favorite place to travel is Kodiak Island in Alaska.  Because who doesn’t like flying in float planes, sleeping on a boat in 80 mile an hour winds and dodging Brown Bears while hiking up and down impossibly steep mountains?

If you could meet anyone from past or present who would it be and why?
Albert Einstein.  I want to ask him who his hair stylist was.

What is it about dentistry that you love?
I love to help people and I love the challenges that dentistry presents.  It is a tough environment to work in and highly technical, but the patients are what make it all worthwhile.

Call to schedule your appointment today to see how our caring professionals can meet your dental care needs. 
Sturgeon Bay: (920) 743-6976    Sister Bay: (920) 854-5200    Algoma: (920) 487-2733