Meet The Team

  • Dr. Sharlene Hock

    Dr. Hock is from Southwest Nebraska. She graduated from UNL with a B.S. in Biological Sciences and from the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Hock practiced in Sioux Falls, SD before returning to Lincoln in 2014 to be closer to family.  She is a member of the American Dental Association and the Lincoln District Dental Association.

    Dr. Hock strives to provide the most thorough and comfortable care to her patients. She excels at all aspects of family dentistry. Dr. Hock has a strong interest in cosmetic dentistry and enjoys seeing people’s lives change through their smile makeovers. She always provides her patients with the most advanced care available. Dr. Hock’s favorite part of dentistry is meeting and developing strong relationships with her patients.

    Dr. Hock and her husband Daniel Riskowski have been married for 7 years and have 2 children – a 4-year-old son, Rory and a daughter, Agnes who is 20 months old. Dr. Hock also has a Pembroke Welsh Corgi named Penny that is very spoiled. In her spare time Dr. Hock enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

    Dr. Hock looks forward to meeting you and your family soon!

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  • MykelAnn
    R.D.H.

    MykelAnn is a South Dakota native, and graduated from the University of South Dakota. She has lived in Lincoln and worked at Edgewood Dental Group for 27 years. She has 2 daughters and enjoys reading and golfing in her free time.

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  • Lauren
    Hygiene Assistant

    Lauren grew up in Lincoln, and graduated from Lincoln East in 2016. She currently attends the University of Nebraska and plans to graduate in 2020 with majors in Microbiology and Biology and a minor in Psychology. On campus Lauren is a part of Greek Life, Scarlets Dance Team and is the president of Pre-Dental Club. In her spare time she enjoys teaching dance lessons, traveling and being with friends and family. Lauren hopes to pursue a career in dentistry after graduation.

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  • Michelle
    R.D.H

    Michelle has been in the dental field for 29 years, 25 of those years as a dental hygienist. She joined Dr. Hock’s practice in 2014. Michelle has served many positions on both the local and stat levels of NDHA. In her free time, Michelle enjoys spending time with her family and a good book!

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  • Tanya
    R.D.A

    Tanya is from San Diego, CA where she completed her Dental Assisting Program, and has now been assisting for 6 years. She takes pride in what she does and loves to make patients feel comforted and educated while providing quality care.Tanya recently got married in December 2018 and loves spending time with her husband and Bella, her 5 month old puppy. She enjoys doing cross fit in her free time.

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  • Jenny
    Financial Coordinator

    Jenny is originally from Brainard, NE. She moved to Lincoln in 2011 where she completed a dental assisting program. She has been working in the dental field for 6 years. Her favorite part about dentistry is being able to get to know patients and making them feel welcome and comfortable from the beginning of their treatment experience. In her free time she enjoys being outdoors, playing in a volleyball league and spending time with her family, friends, and 2 dogs Koda and Cooper.

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