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Patient Testimonials

"I've had experience with many, many dental offices over my lifetime and I can say unequivocally that Dr. Teel and each person I met and/or observed at Meridian are the most efficient, competent, professional, and delightful team of people I have ever encountered in a dental practice.  Someone really knows how to hire talent! Kudos!"

Brad F.

"Best dental experience I have ever had!  I was treated the same day I called and am very happy with the follow-up care."

-AnnMarie B.

"Due to the poor health and appearance of my smile, I had very low self esteem when I first saw Dr. Teel.  I couldn't me more grateful, as she has changed my life! A new smile, and a new lease on life! I am a new person."

Robert S.

"I am very scared of dental procedures and the three that I have had at your office have been fabulous!"

Barbara V.

Dr. Lisa Teel, DDS, MS

 Dr. Teel is a periodontist and dental implant surgeon. Her passion is to achieve clinical excellence while maintaining the utmost in patient comfort in a soothing environment. She attended New York University for her dental education, where she achieved honors in implantology and prosthodontics, as well as served as president of the NYU implant study club. Dr. Teel was selected to attend a highly competitive General Practice Residency at Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark, NJ where she received advanced training in dental trauma and special needs patient care. Dr. Teel practiced as a general dentist in New York where she split her time as a contracted U.S. Coast Guard dentist and in an esthetically driven private practice. Dr. Teel received her certificate and masters degree from a three year Advanced Education Program in Periodontics at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, OR. Her research focused on success criteria and survival rates of dental implants. Among others, her presentations include for the Academy of Osseointegration Annual Session, the Astra World Congress in Gothenburg, Sweden, and for the Oregon Society of Periodontists. Domestically, she has volunteered her care in free health care clinics in New York, Chicago, and most recently served at Mission of Mercy in Madison. Abroad, she travels to serve the people of rural Cap Haitien, Haiti. She currently serves as a board member with the Greater Milwaukee Dental Association, and active member of Waukesha County Dental Association, American Dental AssociationAmerican Academy of Periodontology, and the Academy of Osseointegration (implant dentistry).

Utilizing the most modern technology, Dr. Teel's surgical expertise focuses on microsurgery which allows minimally invasive procedures. As her patients and colleagues attest, Dr. Teel prides herself in maintaining periodontal and surgical excellence, while alleviating her patient's apprehension and concerns.
Dr. Teel's interests outside the scope of dentistry include traveling, hiking, skiing, running marathons and exploring the great outdoors with her husband and two daughters.

Dr. Teel looks forward to meeting with you and assisting you in achieving optimal health and a beautiful smile!

Dr. Jared Frisbie, DDS

Dr. Frisbie, a native Wisconsinite, attended UW-Madison for his B.S. degree in Medical Microbiology & Immunology.  He then studied at New York University College of Dentistry, obtaining a DDS in 2007, as well as awards for clinical excellence, endodontic achievements, and induction into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU) dental honor society.  Dr. Frisbie went on to receive his Endodontic Certificate at New York University, where he received awards at the national level for his research and contribution to the field.  He received additional training with DOCS (Dental Organization of Conscious Sedation) to be able to provide safe and effective sedation ('sleep dentistry') for patients' comfort.

Dr. Frisbie is a respected leader in endodontics, having conducted research and published multiple articles in the field's most prestigious resarch journal (Journal of Endodontics) and is contributing author of the 10th edition of Pathways of the Pulp, arguably the leading textbook in the specialty.  He remains active in continuing education and in his specialty's organizations.  Dr. Frisbie also remains part-time adjunct faculty at New York University College of Dentistry.  He is an active member in the Greater Milwaukee Dental Association, Waukesha County Dental Society, American Dental Association, and American Association of Endodontists.

He leads the endodontic portion of annual third world dental outreach educational trips and has most recently led teams to serve the underprivilaged in Honduras, Nicaragua, the Dominican Republic, Mexico, rural Maine, and Haiti.

In his free time, he is an avid outdoorsman, loves to garden, travel, and most of all enjoys spending time with his wife and 3 kids.

Dr. Frisbie has the utmost passion for delivering excellent patient care in a comfortable and compassionate environment. 

Dr. Michael Zielinski, DDS

Dr. Zielinski graduated from the University of Illinois Champaign-Urbana with a Degree in Biology.  As an undergraduate, he was inducted into the Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society and awarded University Honors -  a distinction given to the top 3% of the graduating class. He received his D.D.S. from the University of Illinois-Chicago. While studying at the College of Dentistry, he was the recipient of several awards including the Horace Wells Senior Student Award for excellence in dental anesthesiology, the Leslie J. Braun Jr. Award for excellence in dental diagnosis and treatment planning, and the Donald L. McElroy Award for professionalism in endodontics.  After receiving his D.D.S., he entered into endodontic residency at the University of Pittsburgh, where he was awarded his Certificate in Endodontics.  

Dr. Zielinski currently serves as an associate professor of endodontics at the Marquette School of Dentistry and is in full time private practice with Meridian Endodontics & Periodontics.  He is an active member and lecturer for the Greater Milwaukee Dental Association and a board member for the Waukesha County Dental Association.  Dr. Zielinski is also an active member of the American Association of Endodontists, and the American Dental Association.   He also received additional training with DOCS (Dental Organization of Conscious Sedation) to be able to provide safe and effective sedation ('sleep dentistry') for patients' comfort.

20350 Water Tower Blvd.
Suite 10
Brookfield, WI 53045

(262) 327-6100
(262) 717-9642

1720 Lake Bluff Blvd.
Shorewood, WI 53211

(262) 327-6100
(262) 717-9642