banner

Meet The Team

Dentist in Mesick, MI

All our professionals at Mesick Dental Center & Denture Care maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dr Cain family photo Bruce Cain, DDS


Bruce received his dental degree from the University of Michigan, School of Dentistry. He then completed a residency with the United States Air Force, where he received first-rate training in all aspects of general dentistry. He began work at Mesick Dental Center in 1998 and enjoys working with the MDC team and  patients. Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife and four children. Things are generally pretty busy with all the family member's schedules! He believes that giving to the Lord, family and community are very important so that's how he tries to spend the majority of his time.


Dr Hershey family photo J Hershey, DDS

J received his dental degree from the University of Michigan, School of Dentistry.  He then completed a residency where he received first-rate training in all aspects of general dentistry. He came to Mesick Dental Center in 2017 after working in a few other offices and loves it! Outside of the office, he enjoys spending time with his wife, his Newfie dogs, golf and mushroom hunting! If you are in the office and hear singing, that will be Dr. Hershey. He is a fun loving guy!


Laura family photo Laura, Dental Hygienist


In 2002, Laura graduated from Ferris State University Dental Hygiene Program. Later that year she joined the MDC team and has been a full time hygienist here since! She enjoys spending time with her family outside of work. Her husband, son and daughter which keep her life full of fun adventures!



Tracy family photo Tracy, Dental Hygienist


Tracy graduated from Ferris State University’s Dental Hygiene Program in 1999. She happily joined the MDC team in May of 2001. She is thankful for the many wonderful people she has met at Mesick Dental over the years! Outside of work she enjoys spending time outdoors with her dog. She is a huge movie fan and enjoys going to the movie theater to watch the big blockbusters, as well as staying in at home.



Rich photo Rich, Lab Tech

Rich graduated from Dental Lab School in San Diego, CA in 1985. He spent the next 10 years working in Naval Dental Clinic’s all over the world, including Europe and Alaska. He enjoyed his time and was fortunate to work with other outstanding lab tech’s. He began working with the MDC team in March of 1997 and watched as the practice grew and grew over the years, again fortunate to work with a good team. When not working, Rich enjoys coaching, fishing and hunting, and taking the Jeep for rides with his wife and son.

Heather's family Heather, Insurance Coordinator


Heather joined the Mesick Dental Center team in June of 2010. She considers the greatest aspect of her job to be the relationships she has built with our amazing patients. Outside of work she is likely doing some outdoor activity with her husband and two sons.


Danielle of Mesick Dental Center Danielle, Anterior Office

Danielle joined the Mesick Dental Center team to help patients with their scheduling needs.  She enjoys working with the great people who come to our dental office.  Outside the MDC office Danielle finds time to enjoy being with her husband and two children.



Brooke ,


Edwinna photo

Edwina, Dental Assistant


Edwina joined the MDC team in May 1997 as a Certified Dental Assistant. She is very detail oriented and enjoys providing quality dental care to our patients. Her husband and she enjoy spending time on their pontoon boat with their four grandchildren and dog.


Cindy, Dental Hygienist

Cindy graduated from Grand Rapids Community College in 1992 with a Dental Hygiene Degree. She was excited to join Mesick Dental Center in 2014 and have the opportunity to work with such a great team and meet so many wonderful patients. Cindy enjoys spending time with her husband and their four children, coaching soccer, working on the farm, and caring for all of her animals.


Christine, Dental Assistant

Christine joined the Mesick Dental Center team in 2018.  She states that "Dentistry is her real Passion" and has over 10 years of experience in all aspects of dentistry and it's specialties.  After taking a break to get her family of 6 started, Christine went to NMC to get her RDA, she completed her specialty training in Sedation Dentistry in 2020.  When not in the MDC office, Christine is busy shuttling and watching the many sporting activities her children participate in.  Christine say's that when she has a minute to herself, she enjoys painting.


Amy, Dental Assistant


Hygienist Rob Rob, Dental Hygienist

Rob joined the Mesick Dental Center in January of 2020.  Rob finds the patients at MDC to be friendly and he enjoys meeting them and providing great hygiene care to them.  When not in the office, Rob can be found walking, jogging, riding bike, or simply hanging out with his two teenagers.


Maria family photo Maria, Dental Assistant

Maria joined the Mesick Dental Center team in 2020.  She has been in the dental field for 25 years.  She enjoys educating and providing quality dental care to our patients.  Outside of the office, she loves spending time with her husband and two kids and watching them play sports.


Terri, Office Manager