Top Dentists, Doctors, Chiropractors, Etc for Lake Country Top Provider in Waukesha County

Results from the 2024 Voting: Best Dentists, Doctors, Optometrists, Chiropractors, Etc for Lake Country and Waukesha County

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15 Categories of Providers

2024 results available 2/20/24

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We’ve polled parents across Lake Country and Waukesha County to find the most beloved family doctors, pediatricians, eye doctors, allergists, OB/GYNs, chiropractors, dentists, orthodontists, physical therapists, mental health therapists, alternative medicine practitioners and veterinarians.  Read on to find your new favorite practitioners!

Technical Information on the Voting Process

In January of this year, we asked our readers to vote on the best care providers in Lake Country in several categories. Below you’ll find the TOP three providers for each category, followed by the top nominees, all who received a significant number of reader votes.

We received over 1800 unique votes (wow!) and carefully parsed through the data to finalize the results including counting the write-ins.  Each January, we will repeat the vote so if your favorites are not included, there is always next year.  We are blessed to live in an area with such great practitioners and there was a wide field of contenders in each category so even if one isn’t listed in the top nominees doesn’t mean they are not amazing! 

Please note that this content is provided for informational purposes only. The information provided in this guide does not constitute medical advice. Users are advised to check the certification of any care provider listed below and consult with their own medical doctors before proceeding with a care plan.


15 Categories of the providers menu


Family medicine practitioners provide comprehensive care to patients of all ages and genders through all stages of life.  They provide referrals when patients have complicated health issues that require the expertise of a specialist.


1ST PLACE – KristEn Vento, MD -Prohealth MEDICAL GROUP

2nd Place – Stephanie Baginski, MD – Aurora 

3rd Place TIE – Paul Zuzick, MD – Aurora
& Jennifer Scheeler, MD – Prohealth Medical Group

    • Beth Keefe, MD – Aurora
    • Lauren Bremburger, MD – ProHealth Medical Group
    • Elizabeth Davies, MD
    • James Gatto, MD – Aurora
    • David Schlomer, MD – ProHealth Medical Group
    • Mark Bradley, MD, Froedtert & MCW health
    • Heather Brown, MD – ProHealth Medical Group
    • Todd Miller, MD – Aurora
    • John Lesniak, MD, ProHealth Medical Group
    • Cheryl Serb, MD, ProHealth Medical Group
    • Danielle Orrey, MD – Aurora
    • Xuan Thy Tran, MD – Ascension
    • Ron Fickel, MD – ProHealth Medical Group
    • Leif Esbensen, MD – Ascension
listed in no particular order for places 4-10, including ties

OB/GYN Doctors in Lake Country

A gynecologist is a doctor who specializes in women’s reproductive health. Obstetricians care for women during their pregnancy and just after the baby is born. They also deliver babies.

Voted top THREE OB/GYN Doctors 2024

1st Place –
 Kathryn Gallaher, MD – Aurora 

2nd Place –  Jessica Herzberg, MD, Moreland OBGYN Associates

3rd Place – Stephanie Voice, MD – Moreland OBGYN Associates

  • Joseph Shea, MD – Aurora
  • Christine Sponagle, MD – Moreland OBGYN Associates
  • Lorree Dyoco, MD Moreland OB-GYN Associates
  • Meredith Derrig, MD-Aurora
  • Courtney A. Lemieux, MD Moreland OB-GYN 
  • Rachel L. Fournogerakis, DO Aurora 
  • Jill Wolpheil, MD
  • Darin Gregory, MD Moreland OB-GYN Associates
  • Laura Epperson, MD -Womens Health Care SC
  • Sarah Janz, MD – Moreland OBGYN Associates
  • Matthew Taylor, MD Moreland OB-GYN
  • Diane Meisles, MD – Moreland OB-GYN
  • Lauren Kurtz MD – Moreland OB-GYN 

Listed in no particular order for places 4-10 and includes ties.

  • Allison Nelson, MD – Moreland OBGYN Associates 
  • Megan Trester, MD – Moreland OBGYN Associates
  • Dana Akiya, MD – Womens Health Care SC
  • Krystal Mazola, MD
  • Hilary Kufahl, MD
  • Lara Stein, MD – Moreland OGYN Associates
  • Anthony Hoang, MD

Listed in no particular order for places 11-15 including ties.

Moreland OB-GYN Associates, S.C. is dedicated to the needs of the community by promoting overall excellence in the delivery of women’s health care.
"I highly recommend Moreland OB/GYN. Their staff and providers have compassion and have helped me through the best and worst times. They are thorough, knowledgeable, caring and genuine."
Kimberly M.

Located in:
Brookfield, Hartland, Mukwonago, Oconomowoc, Sussex, Watertown, Waukesha


Pediatricians in Lake Country

A pediatrician is medical doctor who manages the physical, behavioral, and mental care for children from birth until age 18. A pediatrician is trained to diagnose and treat a broad range of childhood illnesses, from minor health problems to serious diseases.

Voted top THREE Pediatricians 2024

1st Place –

Gregory Moyer, MD – Lake Country Pediatrics

2nd Place – Stephanie Whitt, MD – Waukesha Pediatric Associates

3rd Place – Karin Hamilton, MD – Aurora


Note: There were multiple ties in places 4-10.

  • Denise Getschow MD, Children’s Wisconsin
  • Justin Schilz, MD, Lake Country Pediatrics
  • Anthony Wampole, MD – Aurora – Summit
  • Thomas DuBois, MD – Waukesha Pediatric Associates
  • Amy Attwell, MD – Waukesha Pediatric Associates
  • Sarah Hansen, MD – Waukesha Pediatric Associates
  • Karen Swanson, MD, Aurora
  • Matthew Biebel, MD -Waukesha Pediatric Associates
  • Mark Kamsler, MD
  • Joe Tzougros, Prohealth

Note: There were multiple ties in places 11-15. 

  • Brandon Rucker, MD, Aurora
  • Jennifer Vipond, MD ProHealth Medical Group
  • Meghan Kinateder, MD –  Waukesha Pediatric Associates
  • Yolanda Wolff, MD Children’s Wisconsin
  • Beth Keefe, MD, Aurora
  • James Shander, MD –  Children’s Wisconsin
  • Anjali Sharma, MD – Children’s Wisconsin
  • Barbara Kolp, MD, Lake Country Pediatrics
  • Renee Szafir, MD, Children’s Wisconsin
  • Sean Faris, MD Prohealth

Dentists in Lake Country

A dentist provides care for a patient’s teeth, gums, and oral health. They provide a number of services. Dentists repair fractured teeth, fill cavities, remove tooth decay, straighten teeth, place sealants, whiten patient’s teeth, and educate on proper oral hygiene. Our guide included both family and pediatric dentists in one category.

Voted top THREE Dentists 2024

1st Place – Dr. Lindsey Davies and Stacy Michels, DDS – Oconomowoc Pediatric Dentistry



3rd Place – William Renner, DDS 

  • Michelle Kelly, DDS – Delafield Family Dental – Delafield
  • Kirsten Davies, DDS Davies Pediatric Dentistry Waukesha
  • Megan Steiner, DDS – Delafield Dental
  • Natalie Stoeckl,DDS – Stoeckl Dentistry – Oconomowoc
  • Udoka Holinbeck, DDS – Bionica Dental Wellness – Delafield 
  • Ricardo Araujo, DDS – Small World Children’s Dentistry – Brookfield
  • Kathryn Connor, DDS – Wales Family Dental – Wales
  • Alison Lehman, DDS – Summit Dental
  • Thomas Bitner, DDS, Bitner Family Dentistry Oconomowoc
  • Angela Trochlell and Edward Trochell, DDS Fun Kids Dentist
  • Amy Getz Niedziela, DDS – Forward Dental
  • Richard Bailey and Therese Bailey, DDS, Bailey Family Dental 
  • Richard Whalen and Shaefer, DDS – Dousman Family Dentistry

listed in no particular order for places 4-15, including ties

Oconomowoc Pediatric Dentistry

OPD logo with Drs

When it comes to dental care, children need a special person, who can calm their fears, answer their questions and set them up for a lifetime of excellent oral health.  This person needs special training in the issues that children experience as well as a fun and patient demeanor.  You have found all these qualities and more with Dr. Stacy Michels and Dr. Lindsey Davies at Oconomowoc Pediatric Dentistry.

“Our daughter just had to have some small fillings done. She was super nervous, but Dr. Lindsey did a great job with her. It's so important that kids have a good experience at the dentist, and she did.”
Lisa S.

36461 Summit Village Way
Oconomowoc, WI 53066

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK  (262) 468-5212

Wales Family Dental
At Wales Family Dental, we take pride in our relationships with our patients. Our state of the art facility allows us to deliver the best to our patients, every time without exception. If you’ve been searching for a team that always goes the extra mile to ensure your comfort and satisfaction, call us today. We look forward to meeting you!
"AMAZING family dentistry! Dr. Connor and her staff are incredibly. Our entire family is cared for by this team and we wouldn't have it any other way. We now look forward to going to the dentist and are so grateful! We would highly recommend Wales Family Dental to anyone that asks."
Claire Z.

300 E Summit Ave,
Wales, WI 53183

(262) 201-4718

Delafield Family Dental

Family is an important word to all, but in Dr. Michelle Kelly’s life it has a bigger meaning than the people at home. Delafield Family Detnal, it’s patients and staff, are her second family. She is known for her caring, understanding chair side manner. Her patients always feel at home and are treated from the heart, given options. Patient care is priority. The wonderful staff upholds that standard, providing the best care, using technology and treating all as family. Outside of work, Dr. Kelly is happily married and has 3 beautiful children and enjoys traveling, skiing, golf and family time.

"Always a Great Experience! Our family of five (5) has been going to this practice for the past twenty (20) year and we have consistently had a great expereience with the level of dental and customer care provided by Delafield Family Dental. Dr. Michelle Kelly is very personable, thorough and competent. My expereience at this practice have been nothing but professional and top notch from reception upon entering thru to dental care by the clinicians (hygienists) through to Dr. Kelly. The practice utilizes and leverages technology far grate than my prior dental exeriences and the consultation and care is clearly all with the patient in mind. I would recommend this practice to anyone in the Lake Country or Waukesha County region.
Sal L.

11 Crossroads Ct.
Delafield, WI 53018

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK   (262) 646-4188

Eye Care and Eye Exams in Lake Country

This category is for all eye care and eye exam practitioners in Lake Country. Services vary by practitioner but may include adult and children’s eye exams, contact lense fittings, eye emergencies, eye diseases and/or eye surgery and LASIK. 

Voted top THREE Eye Care Practitioners 2024

1st Place – Dana McGuire, OD – Summit Eye Clinic, Oconomowoc


3rd Place  – Dr. David Bjork, OD – Oconomowoc Vision Clinic

  • Dr. Amber Dentz, OD – Lake Country Eye Care LLC
  • Jennifer J. Hillman, OD, Primary Eye Care Associates
  • Christian Camus, OD – Aurora – Summit
  • Amber Bartels, OD – Primary Eye Care Associates
  • Shane Solberg, OD 
  • Maria Patterson, MD
  • Saly Tran, OD – The Eyeglassery
  • Julie Johnson, OD – Delafield Vision Center
  • Jason Varner, OD – Brookfield Vision
  • Elyse Bruns, OD – Oconomowoc Vision
  • Julie Zoellick, OD – Claris Eye Care
  • Mary Katherine Ellis, OD – Aurora
  • listed in no particular order for places 4-10 includes ties.

At Summit Eye Clinic our goal is to help you achieve and maintain clear vision and healthy eyes for life. Dr. Dana McGuire enjoys seeing patients of all ages. She uses state-of-the-art technology to provide comprehensive eye exams and contact lens fittings, as well as, treatment of ocular diseases such as glaucoma, macular degeneration, dry eye, “pink eye,” and eye injuries. When it comes to picking out your new glasses, we carry a wide selection of frames and sunglasses. Our board certified opticians are experts in selecting the best lens designs and treatments to meet your unique visual needs. Come see your best at Summit Eye Clinic! 

Amazing experience! I’ve been to many eye care professionals over the years, I’ve learned so much about my eyes and feel very confident in the thoroughness of the exam process here. Each team member was so welcoming! Highly recommend this practice! -

608 Summit Ave
Oconomowoc, WI 53066


“Experience Eye Care with a Personal Touch at Theia Vision Care 🌈

Meet Dr. Anna Koeck at Theia Vision Care, where we believe in seeing things differently. Voted as a favorite in the Lake Country area, Dr. Koeck combines cutting-edge technology with a warm, personalized approach to eye care. Our mission? To ensure you and your family enjoy the clearest vision and healthiest eyes.

Why Choose Dr. Koeck at Theia Vision Care?

  • Award-winning, patient-focused care
  • Comprehensive eye exams that go beyond the basic
  • A curated selection of eyewear to fit your unique style
  • Direct care model for transparent pricing and no insurance hassles
  • Friendly environment where kids and adults alike feel at home

Let Dr. Koeck and the team at Theia Vision Care guide you to better vision and eye health. Discover why our patients trust us with their eyes and voted for us as a favorite in Lake Country.

"Working with Theia Vision Care is such a joy! The physical space is bright and cheery and Dr. Koeck and Holly are both so welcoming and personable. My exam was truly individualized and comprehensive, and I left feeling more knowledgeable about my eye health and care options. Holly made my eyeglasses fitting fun and did a good job answering my questions about frames, the fit and various lens options. We are lucky to have this care provider in our neighborhood!"

213 E Capitol Dr
Hartland, WI 53029 

(262) 361-0022

allergists in Lake Country

An allergist treats asthma and allergies. An allergist is a physician who specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of asthma and other allergic diseases. The allergist is specially trained to identify allergy and asthma triggers. Allergists help people treat or prevent their allergy problems.

Voted top THREE Allergists 2024

1st Place –  Mark Nordness, MD – PROHEALTH MEDICAL GROUP 

2nd Place – Shelley Watters, MD –  Aurora – Wauwatosa


3rd Place – Mary-Jo Rolfes, MD 

  • Sara Lowe, APNP Children’s Wisconsin
  • Matthew Tallar, MD, Children’s Wisconsin
  • Leslie Gimenz, MD – Children’s Wisconsin
listed in no particular order for places 4-5 and does include ties

Chiropractors in Lake Country

A Doctor of Chiropractic (DC), chiropractor, or chiropractic physician is a medical professional who is trained to diagnose and treat disorders of the musculoskeletal and nervous systems. Chiropractors treat patients of all ages—infants, children, and adults. Chiropractors use hands-on spinal manipulation and other alternative treatments, the theory being that proper alignment of the body’s musculoskeletal structure, particularly the spine, will enable the body to heal.

Voted top THREE Chiropractors 2024

1st Place – Dr. Tyler Reed, LiveFree Health

2nd Place –  Dr. Peter Gonzalez – North Point Chiropractic

3rd Place – 
Dr. Vanessa  and Dr. Bradley Fritz
– Chiropractic Company 


Note: There were ties within places 4-10, hence the number of listees.

  • Dr. Shannon Stadler – Stadler Chiropractic & Co.
  • Dr. Mandy and Brad Pierce – Pewaukee Family Chiropractic
  • Dr. Connor Keating – Encompass Chiropractic
  • Dr. Zach Chudy – Flex Care Chiropractic – Oconomowoc
  • Dr. Brandon Meye and Dr. Murray – Lake Country Health Center
  • Dr. Hans Halaska, Hartland Family Chiropractic
  • Dr. Ken Krieser, Krieser Chiropractic Family Wellness Center Nashotah
  • Dr. Amy Kolman and Dr. Katie Sam – Kolman Family Chiropractic
  • Dr. Nathan Omick and Dr. Karen Gould – Traub Chiropractic

listed in no particular order for places 4-10. Note: Votes were totaled this year per clinic.

The name of our clinic perfectly encapsulates our mission: to help our patients achieve a life free from limitations or lack of confidence. Whether it’s reversing Neuropathy pain and nerve damage, aiding in weight loss or nutritional issues, alleviating everyday aches and pains, or maximizing a patient’s optimal potential and function, our goal is to empower individuals to live freely. Our clinic boasts a comfortable and modern atmosphere, with a staff that is both approachable and welcoming. Dr. Tyler Reed is known for his attentiveness, friendliness, and expertise, capable of tackling even the most intricate Chiropractic and Neuropathy cases. Equipped with cutting-edge technology, such as Red Light Therapy, Spinal Decompression machines and digital X-Ray, our office is fully equipped to assist you in reaching your health goals. Our staff is dedicated and eager to cater our expert care to your needs. Whether you’re struggling with back or neck pain, nerve damage, weight concerns, or simply seeking to enhance your overall health, we are here to support you on your journey towards a healthier and happier you.

A Note from Dr. Tyler- “I am incredibly grateful to have been named Lake Country’s Top Chiropractor once again in 2024! Since day one, our mission has been to assist our community in living healthier, pain-free lives. A heartfelt thank you goes out to all of our wonderful patients who took the time to cast their votes; it truly means the world to us to have the opportunity to serve you each and every day!”

I have been very pleased with Dr. Reed and his staff. He is guiding me back to a more productive life with his chiropractic and neuropathy care. I would highly recommend him for his care and expertise.

LiveFree Health
615 Genesee Street,
Delafield, WI 53018

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK  262.337.9645

At North Point Chiropractic we customize ca

Our office provides family chiropractic care for everyone from newborn babies to 100-year-old seniors and everyone in between. Gentle effective chiropractic care can help ensure that everyone in your family has a healthier spine and nervous system so they can function at a higher level of health for a lifetime.

Our office will provide you with the highest quality chiropractic care in a caring supportive environment. Whether you are in the middle of health crisis from a new injury or a chronic condition, or you are ready to make the critical transition to a healthier lifestyle, our team will work with you to help you and your family reach your health goals.

People who are living to 100 or more, are one of the world’s fastest growing age groups. Chances are someone in your family, or someone you know, has lived to 80, 90 and above. The younger you are today, the more likely you will live to hit triple digits!”

re to the specific needs and goals of your entire family. We have special training for pregnant moms, children, athletes- all the way to your grandparents. Our thorough examination finds the root cause of dysfunction and uncovers the right adjusting techniques that work for you. More people are living to 100 years of age, and a proactive approach to your health is essential for you to get there with vitality. A healthy spine and nervous system is crucial for you to enjoy a sensational century!

"The Doctors at North Point are absolutely amazing. They not only make you feel comfortable and relaxed during your appointment, but also want to form a connection with you. Because they know I am in PT school, both Dr. Loni and Dr. Pete tell me everything they are doing and any background as well that helps with my learning outside the classroom! Dr. Pete also gave me an inside connection to shadowing some PTs he knows. They truly base their care around each individual and look to help you not only in your health, but also your life! I could not say enough great things!"
Haley R.
21150 W Capitol Drive, Ste 5
Pewaukee, WI 53072

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK   (414) 482-5282

Drs. Brad and Vanessa Fritz are family chiropractors at Chiropractic Company in Oconomowoc, with a mission to make Lake Country healthier and happier. We pride ourselves in having a welcoming and modern, family- friendly office with a goal to provide the best, individualized care possible. We have the ability to see all ages and help with a variety of complaints; and use an array of tools and techniques to get your nervous system functioning optimally. Additionally, Dr. Vanessa has received her postdoctoral certification in both pediatric and prenatal care through the International Chiropractic Pediatric Association (ICPA), offering specialized focus to these populations. We’d love to meet you and your family and help you get well from the inside out! Our office is conveniently located between Highway 16 and I-94; we accept most major insurances.  

"My 3 month old had reflux and breathing issues and struggled to get a good feeding along with waking himself up. Dr. Vanessa was fantastic and I saw immediate results. Great customer service and care from both Dr. Vanessa and Dr. Brad. I highly recommend!"

Chiropractic Company Oconomowoc
1300 Summit Ave #201
Oconomowoc, WI 53066

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK  262.244.5004

Dr. Nathan Omick and Dr. Karen Gould provide quality chiropractic care to patients in
Oconomowoc, WI. If you suffer from back pain, neck pain, headache, sciatica or have been in an
auto collision, Traub Chiropractic can get you back on the road to health.

Chiropractic is a natural method of health care that focuses on treating the causes of physical
problems, rather than just treating the symptoms. Chiropractic is based on a simple but
powerful premise. With a normally functioning spine and healthy nerve system, your body is
better able to heal itself. That is because your spine is the lifeline of your nervous system.

“Dr. Omick and the staff made me feel welcomed and comfortable from the moment I walked in. They were all highly knowledgeable, listened to my challenges, and made sure that I understood that my comfort and needs were essential to the plan of care going forward. It was one of the best clinic experiences I have ever had.”
Cassie M.

N58 W39799 Hwy 16
Oconomowoc, WI 53066
WEBSITE  FACEBOOK   262-567-4497

orthodontists in Lake Country

Orthodontists help with crooked teeth, but they assist patients with other issues as well. These include overbites and underbites, crossbites, spaces between teeth, overcrowding of teeth, and the treatment of temporomandibular disorders (TMD). Additional problems with the jaw also need to be treated by an orthodontist.

Voted top THREE Orthodontists 2024

1st Place – Kirk R Davies, DDS- Davies Orthodontics 

2nd Place – Michael Bubon, DDS – Bubon Orthodontics 

3rd Place – Todd Rasch, DDS – Rasch Orthodontics 

  • Peter Reichl, DDS – Reichl & Kolsad Orthodontics
  • James Kolstad, DDS – Reichl & Kolsad Orthodontics
  • Daniel Holzhauer, DDS-Holzhauer, Hewett & Barta Orthodontics
  • Charles Hewett, DDS – Holzhauer, Hewett & Barta Orthodontics
  • Josh Barta, DDS – Holzhauer, Hewett & Barta Orthodontics
  • Kevin Race, DDS -Race Orthodontics – Brookfield, Mukwonago
listed in no particular order for places 4-5 and includes ties.

Get to know the Rasch Orthodontics Difference. Dr. Rasch is a Board Certified Orthodontist (less than 50% of orthodontists have achieved board certification). A friendly and well-trained staff providing top notch service will always greet and work with you. They are a Gold level Invisalign provider. Rasch Orthodontics is conveniently located on Capitol Dr. in Pewaukee near the intersection of Hwy 164.

"We absolutely love this office. The staff here has the best customer service I have experienced. The girls are always so cheerful, accommodating and simply just nice. Dr. Rasch is very kind and his work has been great. I highly recommend this office if you are looking for Orthodontic work."

N35W23770 Capitol Drive, Suite B,
Pewaukee, WI 53072

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK  (262) 956-6000

mental Health Professionals in Lake Country

Mental Health Professionals are a valued asset to our community.  They help children, families and adults alike.  These professionals can help people cope and understand their thoughts, behaviors and feelings. They can offer guidance and improvement and they work with clients on set goals.  The ability to help assess and diagnosis mental health conditions is part of their line of work.

Voted top THREE Mental health Professionals in 2024

1st Place – Jennifer Van Rossum, LPC,

2nd Place –  Terri Koschnick – Cornerstone

3rd Place – Emily Brockway, LCSWGals Institute

  • Becca Rosecky– Becca Rosecky Counseling, LLC
  • Kelsey Lien – Gals Institute
  • Chris Drosdick – Lifespan Psychotherapy
  • Czarina Encarnacion – Gals Institute

listed in no particular order for places 4-5, including ties.

Jennifer Van Rossum, MA, LPC (Founder, 5Peaks, LLC) is a Licensed Psychotherapist and Mental Wellness Educator & Consultant in private practice with a specialty in treating anxiety and fostering resilience. Jennifer has 20 years of experience with advanced training in Interpersonal Neurobiology, Mindfulness-Based Cognitive Therapy, and Expressive/Somatic Therapies. She finds great purpose in her profession and is known for her compassion, calm demeanor and expert guidance. Outside of the therapy office, Jennifer is a Resilience and Well-being Consultant, offering her expertise to individuals and organizations. Jennifer is a mom to 3 (usually) delightful boys and married to a pretty rad husband.

“I have been working with Jennifer for about two years now. I felt immediate comfort when I met Jennifer and that has stayed with me. Jennifer listens to you, really listens. She tells you what you don't want to hear, but need to hear in order to better yourself and grow. I am quite grateful to have connected with her and would recommend her to anyone."
Michelle W.

613 Milwaukee Street,
Delafield, WI 53018

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK 262-372-1309

Gals Institute is a collaborative group of licensed clinicians providing therapy services, resiliency-building workshops, one-day events, and support groups in the Lake Country Area and Waukesha County. Staff live the clinic’s mission of providing prevention and healing to individuals, families, and adolescents.  

Congratulations to Deanna Marincic, Emily Brockway, Kelsey Lien and Czarina Encarnacion on their recent recognition as four of the top mental health providers in Lake Country and surrounding areas.  Also, a huge thank you to the entire Gals Institute team of clinical and in-training licensed therapists who bring an incredible wealth of knowledge and expertise in their care for Lake Country families. 

For more information on Gals Institute and the entire clinical team, visit

"Gals Institute has excellent therapists and a non-profit foundation that helps the community by providing workshop boxes to the surrounding communities. The clinic offers much-needed services during this time of a prolonged pandemic."

383 Williamstowne Suite 101
Delafield, WI 53018

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK  (262) 337-9770

Physical Therapists in Lake Country

Physical Therapists (or PTs) are health care professionals who diagnose and treat popele (of all ages) who have conditions or injuries that have limited their physical abilities.  From surgery recovery to injury to post partum, these PTs can give tools and exercises to improve physical abilities.

Voted top THREE PHysical Therapists 2024

1st Place – Katie Andrew, PT DPT – Katie Andrew Physical Therapy – Delafield

2nd Place – Jereme Trunk, PT, DPT and Sarah Trunk, PT, DPT – Balance Within Integrative Physical Therapy -Delafield/Hartland/Oconomowoc 


  • Beth Bartelsen, PT Prohealth
  • Mike Paffrath, PT – Balance Within Integrative Physical Therapy – Delafield/Hartland/Oconomowoc
  • Megan Wiley, PT – New Heights Physical Therapy
  • Sarah Sawall –  Resilience RX
  • Krystle Howard, DP, PT  – Empower Movement
  • Dannie Wunderlich, DP, PT – Body Mechanics
  • Jena DeLisle, PT 

Listed in no particular order for places 4-10.

Katie Andrew Physical Therapy provides dynamic, patient-centered treatment focused on helping patients meet their specific goals. In today’s complex medical world, helping people navigate their way back from injury is my number one priority. Patient goals are achieved through targeted manual therapy, functional dry needling, myofascial decompression (cupping), progressive exercise programs and injury-specific mobility work.
"The year, I met Katie Andrew, was when I was able to get back to running and functioning with minimal or no pain. She taught me how to strengthen the areas around my injuries and how to work around the problems in my body. She furthered my recoveries and strengthened the areas of discomfort. This amazed me! I know gymnasts, weekend warriors, runners, and triathletes who have gone to Katie! My husband, coworkers and multiple friends have also gone to Katie. All of them are completely satisfied with her skills. She has such a great understanding of how to work with each injury and athlete. "
Anna D.
615 Milwaukee Street
Delafield, Wisconsin

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK (262) 563-3350

At Balance Within, we specialize in helping people find LASTING Solutions to Aches & Pains NATURALLY… so they can get back to the Active Lifestyle they Want (…without unnecessary medications or surgeries). Our unique approach Integrates the very best Science from Evidence-Based Physical Therapy with Cutting-Edge Holistic Therapies such as the John Barnes’ Myofascial Release Method to address the missing links others have overlooked. This allows our patients to achieve results – even when other approaches have failed!

Specialties: Spine (Neck/Back Pain), Headaches/Migraines, TMJ/Jaw Pain, Fibromyalgia, Chronic Pain, Joint Pain, Women’s Pelvic Health, Postpartum

*Now offering FREE Aches & Pains Consults (Click Website Link Below)
“I have tried many therapies for years and I can honestly say this is THE ONE! The gentle yet long-lasting results are LIFE CHANGING! Like nothing else out there, highly recommend!”
524 Milwaukee St, Suite 308 
(Located within Pathways Wellness Center)
Delafield, WI 53018 

WEBSITE  FACEBOOK 262.264.8701

Dr. Sarah works at Resilience RX, where they help active individuals and athletes do what they love, without pain or incontinence! We truly care about those we work with and are often found working out alongside clients in the gym! In addition to personal experience, our team has over 901 hours (37+ days) of continuing education. We desire to be the best clinicians we can be and we enjoy watching others get back to doing what they love! Our specialities include: CrossFit, Runners, Golf, and Pelvic Floor.

"I cannot recommend Resilience RX enough! I've had so many issues over the years (ankle sprains, tendonitis, IT band issues, etc) and have had so much physical therapy through my primary healthcare provider. I always felt like they were just putting a bandaid on the problem instead of getting to the root of the issue. At Resilience RX they look beyond the acute problem and not only provide immediate relief, but help prevent the issue from recurring. Until I started coming here, I have never been able to run without something acting up, but now I can run pain free! Again, I cannot recommend them enough!
Madelyn B.
W329 N4476 Lakeland Drive, Suite 180
Nashotah, WI 53058


alternative Medicine in Lake Country

There are many alternative medicine centers in Lake Country. These practices look at human bodies holistically by assessing the whole person, their body, mind and spirit.

Voted top THREE Alternative Medicine Practitioners 2024

1st Place – Marni Persick of Marni Holistics, Board-Certified Traditional Naturopath

2nd Place – Candace Morton, Pediatric and Adult NP at Solstice Health

3rd Place – Timothy Murray, MD – Solstice Health

  • Nichole Gaugher – New Hope Natural Wellness Delafield
  • Elise Eaton, Integrative Health LLC, Acupuncturist & Resilience Coach
  • Sandra Anderson, Center for Well-Being Hartland
  • Mark Kamsler, MD
  • Dr. Michelle Nickels, MD – Integrative Family Wellness Brookfield
  • Deb Muth, Serenity Healthcare
  • David Fife, Lake Country Acupuncture
listed in no particular order for places 4-10

Marni Holistics was created as a space where the health concerns of each client could be supported holistically through nutrition, targeted supplementation, and herbal medicine. Clients are analyzed as a whole, while their ailments and concerns are used as clues to find and support the root cause. At Marni Holistics, we provide holistic options and encouragement to each person who is feeling lost or confused by their current medical support or condition.

Marni changed my life and that is not an exaggeration. I’ve spent years spinning my wheels on what could be the problem and she was able to quickly find the root cause and come alongside me with a solution. Within 4 months I’ve “graduated”, meaning the root causes have been addressed and I feel better than I have in a decade. She’s the real deal and someone I trust with my ongoing quest for wellness.
Caitlin J.
701 York Imperial Drive
Oconomowoc, WI 530066


Medical aesthetics in Lake Country

These medical treatments are focused on improving the cosmetic appearance of patients and more.


1st Place – Jamie Lynch – Face Fairy


2nd Place – Quintessa Aesthetics Center


3rd Place – Parkins Plastic Surgery

  • Lake Country Aesthetics
  • Bonness Body Face Medi Spa
  • Elm Grove Esthetics
  • Mint Beauty and Wellness Okauchee
  • Skin Bar RX Pewaukee

Injectable Magic All Toxins & Fillers Botox, Dysport, Xeomin, Jeuveau, Daxxify, Restylane, Versa, RHA Collection, Sculptra Also Retail: SkinBetterScience, Revision, Neocutis, Plated, Latisse, UPNEEQ, Voluspa Candles, PureLove Essences & Sweet  Sparkles Bracelets

Jamie honestly cares about her clients. She checks in with them after procedures, she gives them her personal cell phone number and tells you to contact her anytime if you have any concerns. She is honest on what you need and does not try to upsell you on services you do not need.
514 Wells St. Suite 2B
Delafield, WI 53018

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Dermatologist in Lake Country

A dermatologist is a medical doctor who specializes in treating the skin, hair, and nails. Dermatologists care for people of all ages.

Voted top THREE Dermatologists in 2024

1st Place – Kathleen Garvey, MD – Forefront Dermatology


2nd Place – Steven Hunter, MD – Aurora


3rd Place – Marie Dauenhauer, MD – Aurora

  • Bradley Straka, MD – Highlander
  • Elizabeth Miller, MD – ProHealth Medical Group
  • Melissa Hoffman, MD – ProHealth Medical Group
  • Gabriela Maloney, MD – Forefront

Ear, noste and Throat (ENT) DOCTOR in Lake Country

ENT specialists treat hearing, swallowing and speech, breathing and sleep issues, allergies and sinuses, head and neck, skin disorders, and more.

Voted top THREE ENTs in 2024

1st Place – Heather Murphy, MD – Prohealth


2nd Place – Mary Fox, MD

3rd Place – Zachary Fridirici, MD


  • Melissa Hertler, MD 
  • Paul Lambert, MD – Aurora
  • David Linn, MD – Prohealth

Veterinary Practice in Lake Country

Veterinarians are the doctors of the animal world. We list this category out by entire practice rather than a specific doctor.

Voted top THREE Veterinary PractiCES 2024

1st Place –  Oconomowoc Animal Hospital



3rd Place – Sullivan Veterinary Services

Note: There was a large tie in this, hence the long list.

  • Casserly Veterinary Services
  • North Lake Veterinary Clinic
  • Pewaukee Vet
  • Lake Country Vet
  • Wales Animal Clinic
  • Integrative Veterinary Service
  • Prairie Animal Hospital
  • Village Veterinary Care of Merton
  • Bark River Animal Hospital
  • Summit Animal Clinic
  • Country Veterinary Clinic
  • Kuenzi Family Vet
  • Westown Vet Clinic

At Oconomowoc Animal Hospital our patients come first. We provide optimal patient care while working with the pet parent. It is our responsibility to inform pet parents of all their options and support them through the decision-making process. We strongly believe that preemptive care is vital to ensuring that your pet’s health and viability are protected. We stress the importance of annual exams because we believe thorough check-ups and preventive care can help alleviate serious health problems. We offer a wide range of veterinary service to keep your dogs, cats, reptiles, birds and pocket pets feeling their best.

Testimonial: The staff is friendly, helpful, and welcoming. The doctors are all great. I never feel like they are rushing. They answer all my questions thoroughly and the plan of care is clearly explained. It’s easy to get medication and schedule appointments through the app. My dog is not stressed when he arrives or leaves and he gives the treats offered him a 10/10 !
-Linda B.
Oconomowoc Animal Hospital
W399N5914 Division Street
Oconomowoc, WI 53066


Accepting New Patients!
We look forward to serving you and your pet with the best possible veterinary care. We utilize the most current standards of care, and we specialize in providing comprehensive wellness care to keep your pet healthy now and in the future.

At our low-stress canine and feline-friendly hospital, our care spans everything from routine checkups to serious surgical procedures. Our educated and certified staff are trustworthy advocates for your pet’s health and well-being, providing peace of mind that your pet’s needs always come first.

We brought our new puppy in for shots and her wellness check. We were immediately impressed by the reception staff, followed by the clinical staff and then by Dr Rachel. They spent a large amount of time with us, with our puppy and wanted to make certain no questions were left unanswered. We are so glad these folks are in our community. We highly recommend Hallett.
-Elisa D.
5744 Brown Street
Oconomowoc, WI 53066


In Conclusion: Lake Country and Waukesha County has excellent providers for all your wellness needs!

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