WEST BEND —
Dr. Alison Blegen Below, a resident of Cedarburg, has joined the
practice at ForwardDental in West Bend.
joins general dentist Dr. Neil Anders and pediatric dentist D.
Stephen Froehlich at the clinic, which is located at 1006. S. Main
St. in downtown West Bend.
Below is active
in the Washington-Ozaukee County Dental Society, where she currently
serves as the newsletter editor.
she is a member of the American Dental Association and the Wisconsin
Below grew up
in the Milwaukee area and completed her undergraduate studies at
Lawrence University in Appleton, where she played soccer and ran
track for the Vikings.
She earned her
dental degree at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry.
Wanting to be
closer to family, she accepted a position at Meriter Hospital in
Madison, where she completed a general practice residency, according
to a news release.
residency, Below received advanced training in oral surgery,
endodontics and emergency medicine. She gained extensive experience
working with medically compromised and special needs patients.
Below is an
avid runner and will be competing in the 2018 Boston Marathon. She
also volunteers at the Albrecht Free Clinic in West Bend.
The practice of
dentistry allows Below to combine her passion for connecting with
and helping others with her creative and artistic sides. She strives
to help patients achieve and maintain their oral health while
forming a trusting relationship in a comfortable and relaxed
atmosphere, according to the news release. ForwardDental is online