Our Staff

All professionals at Superior Smiles maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.

Dr. Ron Fisher

Dr. Ron FisherDr. Ron Fisher lives in Chassell with his wife Beth and his daughter Emily.  His educational background includes Michigan Tech University 1984 – 1986, Northern Michigan University 1987 – 1988, and University of Michigan School of Dentistry 1989 – 1993.  His professional affiliations are memberships in the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and the Copper Country Dental Society.  Dr. Fisher enjoys golfing, boating, and traveling with his family.


Dr. Tony Sarazin

Dr. Tony SarazinDr. Tony Sarazin lives in South Range with his wife Faith.  His educational background includes Michigan Tech University 1994 – 1999 and University of Michigan School of Dentistry 1999 – 2003.  He is professionally affiliated with the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, and the Copper Country Dental Society.


Dr. Sarah Mettlach DDS, MS – Pediatric Dentist

Dr. Sarah Mettlach DDS, MSSuperior Smiles is happy to welcome board-certified pediatric dentist, Dr. Sarah Mettlach, to our practice. Dr. Mettlach, who is originally from the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, returned to the area after working for several years in St. Paul, Minnesota. She received her dental degree from the University of Michigan in 2009 and completed her post-graduate residency at the University of Michigan and Mott Children’s Health Center in 2011, where she received a Master of Science degree and a Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Mettlach is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Michigan Dental Association. Her research, which focused on the use of pulpal medicaments in primary teeth, was published in the journal, Pediatric Dentistry, in 2013.

With an emphasis on anticipatory guidance and early patient and family education, Dr. Mettlach strives to provide specialized and comprehensive dental health care for children in a fun, friendly, and safe environment.

Dr. Mettlach is currently accepting new patients and referrals for children ages 1 year to 7 years of age. Please feel free to contact our office if we can help you in any way.


Dr. Justin Slis

Dr. Justin SlisDr. Justin Slis joined Superior Smiles after graduating from the University Of Minnesota School Of Dentistry in 2016. He obtained a bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Engineering previously at Michigan Technological University.

Dr. Slis is a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association and Copper Country Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Slis is interested in all areas of dentistry and is very excited to return home to provide excellent care to those in need. During his free time Dr. Slis enjoys traveling, snowboarding, mountain biking and spending time with family.


Our Dental Hygienists

Ann Lepisto RDH – Ann attended Michigan Tech University, Northern Michigan University, and Ferris State University.

Amy Chard RDH – Amy graduated from Ferris State University in 1993

Amy Datto RDH – Amy graduated from Ferris State University in 1996.

Megan Budweg RDH – Megan graduated from Ferris State University in 2015.

Dental Assistants

Shari Billeck RDA, CDA

Sarah Maki RDA

Gisele Ryan

Jamie Haataja

Amy Erkkila

Courtney Lloyd

Abby Bjorn

Front Desk

Kim Joyal

Shannon Mattson

Brienne Sporalski

Julia Hendrickson

Business Assistants

Nickey Hebner, Office Manager/Billing Manager

Nancy Peterson, Billing Assistant

We will help with your insurance and billing questions and needs. Please bring your insurance card or insurance information so we can better assist you.


Care Philosophy

We are committed to helping with of all your needs; from the time you make your appointment until we have finished your procedures. In order to provide the best gentle dental health care, we keep up with the latest technologies and listen to our clients' needs.