Cedarburg resident joins dental practice
Alison Blegan Below joins two others at ForwardDental in West Bend

News Graphic Staff

Jan. 16, 2018

WEST BEND Dr. Alison Blegen Below, a resident of Cedarburg, has joined the practice at ForwardDental in West Bend.

Below 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.

Additionally, she is a member of the American Dental Association and the Wisconsin Dental Association.

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.

During her 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 at www.forwarddental.com.