Meet the Doctor

Meet Dr. Mike Fuesting in Danville, IL

Meet the Doctor

Meet Dr. Mike Fuesting in Danville, IL

Dr. Mike Fuesting | DMD, FAGD, FICD

Dr. Mike graduated from the Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in 1982 and started his private practice in Danville, IL that August. However, he has never stopped learning. A continuing education enthusiast, Dr. Mike has attentively attended more than 4,000 hours of post-graduate continuing education courses, as well as many American Dental Association meetings, Chicago Dental Society meetings, Illinois State Dental Society meetings, and many other independent continuing education courses. Dr. Mike has taken many classes and attended several advanced mini-residencies on all aspects of implant dentistry. He enjoys all aspects of general practice including implant dentistry, cosmetic dentistry, pediatrics, prosthodontics, and oral surgery. Because of his own personal experiences with a missing tooth as well as growing up with tight finances, Dr. Mike is dedicated to offering the full spectrum of dental implant services as well as general dental care under one roof.

Dr. Mike is also active in several dental societies. He has held all offices in the Danville District Dental Society, and he is currently on the Executive Committee. Dr. Mike is also a member of the American Dental Association, the Illinois State Dental Society (he serves on the Spokesperson Bureau), the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and an associate member of the Chicago Dental Society. He has also achieved a Fellowship with the Academy of General Dentistry, a 10-year program considered equivalent to an advanced degree in dentistry.

In recognition for his fine services, Dr. Mike has received two Clopper Foundation awards, as well as awards from the Academy of General Dentistry, Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society, SIU Orthodontics, and SIU Periodontics.

Dr. Mike and his wife, Kathy, married in 1980. They have one daughter, Melissa. They attend St. Paul’s Catholic Church in Danville. Dr. Mike has also worked on United Way drives for more than 20 years, is a Life member of Vermilion County Museum Society, and is a CPR instructor for the American Heart Association.

When not working, Dr. Mike enjoys flying. He has his instrument rating and is a member of the AOPA, EAA, and the Cessna Pilots Association. Dr. Mike also loves to garden in his spare time.

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