Meet the Doctors
Timothy Kinzel, D.D.S.
Dr. Kinzel, a 1984 graduate of the Marquette University School of Dentistry, completed his training in Pediatric Dentistry in 1986 at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee and started practicing in Madison at that time. Originally from Peshtigo Wisconsin, Dr. Tim and his wife, Gail, have four children, and they live in Middleton.
Dr. Kinzel has had many rewarding professional opportunities over the years, including working with the Craniofacial Anomalies Team through the University Hospital’s Department of Plastic Surgery and teaching dental residents at Meriter Hospital. Also active in organized dentistry, he has served as President of the Dane County Dental Society and the Wisconsin Society of Pediatric Dentists. He has served on many committees and task forces for the Wisconsin Dental Association and the American Dental Association including chairing the Legislative Committee for the WDA. In 2008, Dr, Kinzel completed a four year term on the ADA’s Council on Governmental Affairs, serving as Vice Chairman the last year.
A member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association,
American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Wisconsin Society of Pediatric Dentists and the Dane County Dental Society, Dr. Kinzel is also honored to be a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. He is also a Fellow of several dental honor organizations including the Pierre Fauchard Academy, Academy of Dentistry International, American College of Dentists and the International College of Dentists.
In conclusion, Dr. Kinzel truly enjoys working with all the partners and employees of Children’s Dental Center and appreciates their efforts to create a fun positive environment where we can provide high quality dental care for infants, children, adolescents and patients with special needs.
Dr. DeJarlais is known to the children as “Dr. Dan.” His goal is to provide a high standard of pediatric dental care in a kind, fun environment to infants, children, adolescents, and children with special needs.
Dr. Dan grew up in Calumet City, Illinois and earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) from Northwestern University in 1997. His certificate in pediatric dentistry was earned at Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in 1999.
Dr. Dan enjoys running marathons, traveling, and spending time outdoors with his wife and two children.
Professionally, Dr. DeJarlais serves on committees for both the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. In addition, Dr. Dan helps teach dental residents at the Max Pohle Dental Clinic at Meriter Hospital.
Dr DeJarlais is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry and a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association, and the Dane County Dental Society.
Dr. Britney Bries loves being a pediatric dentist! She believes in creating a safe, stress-free, collaborative environment where kids learn that oral health can be fun and finds great joy in helping families establish a life-long commitment to oral health in a friendly and approachable manner.
A huge Packer and Badger fan, Dr. Britney grew up in Green Bay and completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She earned her dental degree from Tufts University in Boston, where she was the president of the American Academy of Public Health Dentistry and spent extensive time working with at-risk and homeless children and teens. She then traded the snowy weather for the sunshine and received her certificate in pediatric dentistry from NYU Langone Medical Center/Suncoast Community Health Centers, Inc. in Tampa, Florida and was selected as chief resident. She is so excited to be back in Madison and loves exploring all that the area has to offer with her husband, Devon.
Dr. Britney is a member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Wisconsin Society of Pediatric Dentists and the Dane County Dental Society and is committed to continuously furthering her education to provide the best, most up-to-date dental care for the families of Madison.
Dr. Kramer completed her undergraduate training at the University of Iowa. She went on to obtain her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Iowa in 2001. In 2003, she completed her pediatric dental residency at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin. After practicing in Washington State for several years, Dr. Kramer returned to the Midwest to be near her family. She and her husband Andrew, an oral surgeon, chose Madison because of the wonderful opportunities the community has to offer.
Dr. Kramer enjoys spending time with her son Chet, and twin daughters Liv and Marin. Having three children of her own, she understands the importance of creating positive dental experiences for children of all ages.
In addition, Dr. Kramer is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry as well as a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.
She is also a member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association, and American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Wisconsin Society of Pediatric Dentistry, and the Dane County Dental Society.