Dr. Michelle Vredenburg and the Bright Pointe staff are dedicated to providing you with a pleasant visit and results that you are proud to show off. Our administrative staff is ready to help you with questions about scheduling, financial policy and insurance, to make that part of the process as simple as possible. You can rely on our dental office to provide a pleasant treatment experience.
Dr. Michelle Vredenburg
Dr. Vredenburg graduated from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry with a Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 1989. She completed a general practice residency at Siani Hospital the following year. Dr. Vredenburg is a member of the American and Michigan Dental Associations, Academy of General Dentistry, and the Port Huron Study Club. She is also a member of the dental advisory board at Baker College. Dr. Vredenburg’s four sons, Kyle, Brad, Mitch, and Sean keep her quite busy outside of the office with all of them involved in sports. She enjoys snow skiing, golf, traveling, scuba diving and raising her children.
Meet Our Team
Robin Van Daele, RDA
Robin graduated from San Joaquin Valley College in Bakersfield, Ca in 1989. She began working at Bright Pointe in July 1998. She has an adult age son. Her hobbies include cooking and selling vinyl records online.
Cynthia "Cyndi" Mendoza, RDA AS
Cyndi graduated from Baker College in Port Huron in 2011 with her Registered Dental Assistant degree, as well as an Associate degree in Science. Cyndi has been working in the dental field ever since, and joined the Bright Pointe team in May 2018. Cyndi enjoys spending time with her family, watching her son play football, basketball and baseball, and traveling.
Christine "Crissy" Gaw, DA
Crissy has been a life long Marysville resident, and actually graduated from Marysville High School. She furthered her education at St. Clair County Community College. She has been working in the dental field for over 20 years, and started at Bright Pointe in June of 2019. She enjoys watching her daughter play softball and basketball, as well as spending time with her family and walking her dogs.
Cathleen “Mickie” Gilleran, RDH BS
Mickie graduated from Ferris State University in 1985 with degrees in both dental hygiene and education. She began working at Bright Pointe in 1992, teaching Dental Hygiene in 1997, and became a Dental Board Examiner in 2008. Mickie enjoys spending her spare time with her family.
Danielle S. Lisko, RDH
Danielle has been a member of the Bright Pointe Staff since 2008. She is a Registered Dental Hygienist and has more than ten years of experience in soft tissue management. Danielle has been involved in the dental field since 1995. In addition to her Dental Hygiene Degree, Danielle holds three additional associate degrees in biology, general studies and journalism. Danielle enjoys spending time with her family and attending her sons hockey and baseball games.
Kortney has worked in the Dental Field for 10 yrs. She attended school in California. Kortney enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, tending to her vegetable garden, scrapbooking, going for bike rides, and spending time at their family Cabin.
Kristin has worked in the dental field since 2015, and joined the Bright Pointe team in January 2018. She enjoys spending her free time with her husband and dog, Peyton. Her hobbies include doing anything outside, reading, watching sports, and traveling.
Laurie joined the Bright Pointe admin team in August 2019. She graduated from Macomb Community College in 1981 with her Registered Dental Assistant License and dental certification. Lauris has 37 years experience in the dental field. Laurie is married with two daughters. She enjoys spending time with her family and crafting.
“What an awesome place! The staff is so organized, so nice, and so professional. This place is like the Tony Stark version of a dental office. Very impressed, who thought dentistry could be so hi-tech and Hip!” Ken