Welcome to our Practice!
(920) 682 - 7881 4725 Plank Road
Manitowoc, WI 54220

Our Team


Dr. Michael Orchekowski, DDS – “Dr. Mike”

Dr. Mike has been with Lakeshore Dental since 1990. He is a graduate of Roncalli High School in Manitowoc, and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from Marquette University School of Dentistry in 1988. Continuing education is an ongoing adventure that benefits his patients by keeping Dr. Mike abreast of new technology and the best techniques.

“The integrity of a profession that is so involved in prevention means everything to me. Practicing in the dental field for the past 22 years has allowed me to meet and build relationships with so many truly wonderful people, many of whom I consider friends. All the people, from my patients to our team, make coming to work every day amazing.”

Dr. Mike was born and raised in Two Rivers, WI and enjoys hunting, fishing and his hobby farm. Dr. Mike and his wife Deanna have a daughter, Erin, son, Benjamin, nieces, Haley and Kayla and great niece, Reese. Dr. Mike is also entertained by his two dogs, two cats, one ferret, one parakeet, four chickens and oh yeah, the fish!


Doctor Dan Beaupre, DDS – “Dr. Dan”

Dr. Dan earned his undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin Oshkosh before continuing on to Marquette University School of Dentistry where he earned his Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1988.

Dr. Dan takes pride in the team at Lakeshore Dental, who together, provide the best quality dental care in their state-of-the-art facility using superior technology and resources.

“I take pride in providing excellent dental care for all of my patients. I consider my patients as friends and family and you’ll be treated that way!”

Dr. Dan is a native of Manitowoc and currently resides in the Reedsville area with his wife, Sara and their dogs Rio and Lello. Besides dentistry, his other passions include hunting for deer, birds, turkeys, and other wild animals that inhabit the area. He also enjoys fishing in Northern Wisconsin and Canada. Dr. Dan has been an avid scuba diver since 1982, and has recently taken up underwater photography, diving, and spear fishing in the Caribbean and off the coast of Florida!

Hygiene Team
Our hygiene team’s focus is on ensuring the long-term oral health of our patients. Specifically, each of our hygienists is adept at assessing patients’ oral health conditions, performing oral cancer screenings as well as head and neck inspections, treating periodontal disease, and administering local anesthetics.

Our dental hygienists make it a priority to stay up to date on the latest technology and treatment techniques and providing patients with guidance on oral health care, prevention and nutrition.

Each member of our hygiene team prides herself on getting to know her patients and providing dental care on an individual basis.


Amy – RDH

With us since 1999, Amy has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 1989. Her interests include gardening, fishing and stained glass projects. Most importantly, however, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.


Julie – RDH

Julie has been a part of the Lakeshore Dental team since 2001 as a Registered Dental Hygienist. When not at the office, she enjoys gardening, reading, camping, downhill skiing and being a Cub Scout Den Leader and committee chair.


Gail – RDH

Gail joined Lakeshore Dental as a Registered Dental Hygienist in 2006. Gail generously gives her time by providing in-service education to nursing home team members and residents. During her free time, she enjoys being outdoors, spending time with her family, walking, running, biking and gardening.


Randi – RDH

Since 1987, Randi has been a Registered Dental Hygienist for Lakeshore Dental. Randi’s interests include anything related to the outdoors; especially gardening, golfing, kayaking and snowmobiling. Additionally, she loves to cook and try new recipes.

Dental Assistant Team
The Dental Assistants at Lakeshore Dental offer comprehensive dental care and superior customer service to each and every patient. Their goal is to make every patient feel comfortable and at ease during their dental visit.


Jeanne joined Lakeshore Dental as a Dental Assistant in 1979. You will regularly see Jeanne assisting Dr. Mike, but she also assists Dr. Dan at times. Jeanne enjoys biking, walking, golfing, and spending time with her family.



For over ten years, Denise has been a part of Lakeshore Team as a Dental Assistant. You will regularly see Denise assisting Dr. Dan, but she also assists Dr. Mike at times. She joined the team as a Dental Assistant in 2002.  Denise loves gardening, just being outside and spending time with family!



Tracie joined Lakeshore Dental in 2002, bringing with her previous experience as a Dental Assistant. Tracie is a Dental Assistant to both Dr. Dan and Dr. Mike.  She enjoys spending time with her family, going to sports activities, gardening and walking.

Business Team
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Linda has been with Lakeshore Dental since 1999. Linda holds the titles of Business Assistant and Receptionist. She will help you with scheduling your appointments, insurance, billings, and estimating treatment and financial agreements.

In her free time, Linda enjoys biking, walking, watching sports and traveling.



Carrie is a Business Assistant at Lakeshore Dental and has been with us since 2001. She is here to help you schedule your appointment, and facilitate with insurance and payment options. Her goal is to make your visit comfortable and simple.

You will see Carrie four-wheeling, hunting and fishing on the weekends. She also enjoys playing volleyball.


Sheila joined Lakeshore Dental in 2018 as a business assistant and has brought many years of front desk experience. Providing exceptional customer service has always been important to her.  Sheila and her husband, Joe have three beautiful children and in her spare time she enjoys volleyball, walking, bow hunting and most important, spending time with her family and pets!


Lisa brings with her long-standing experience in the medical field, as well as many years of promoting excellent customer service. She joined Lakeshore Dental in September 2019 to be a part of the administrative staff. Lisa enjoys fat biking, driving her jeep, going to car shows, and spending time with her family and friends. Lisa values teamwork, being creative, and is looking forward to being a valued team member of Lakeshore Dental.