Valley Dental Arts founder Chuck Maragos is one of the industry's leading innovators in aesthetic and implant dentistry. A member of the internationally renowned Oral Design Group, he serves on the clinical board for Montage Media's "Collaborative Techniques", and is one of only three dental artisans in the nation to be accredited through membership in the American Society for Dental Aesthetics (ASDA). Known as "The Father of Contemporary Diagnostics", he has published widely, lectures nationally and internationally, and consults with dental manufacturers on research and product development.
As President of Valley Dental Arts, Ole Mathiesen oversees our client relationships and the day-to-day operations of our lab. Recognized throughout the United States and Europe for his artistry and technical expertise, Ole holds the patent on the industry-leading Master Diagnostic Model™. His credits include the Pankey Institute, the Society of Occlusal Studies Advanced Restorative Program at the University of Marquette, the Dr. Peter K. Thomas drop wax technique and studies at BEGO and Wieland in Germany. Ole is sought after by dentists, technicians and manufacturers worldwide for his problem solving and design expertise.
Jenifer WohlbergVice President
A Master Ceramist and head of our training program for ceramics, Jenifer Wohlberg has been with Valley Dental Arts since 1990. Widely recognized for her exceptional eye for color and her masterful use of industry-leading technologies, she has studied with some of the finest ceramists in the world, including Enrico Steger, Lee Culp, Claude Sieber, Pinhas Adar, Taki Nishihata, Matt Roberts, Thilo Voch, and Mr. Willi Geller. Jenifer is an accredited member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry - one of only 16 in the world - and served as Lab Technician Accreditation Chair from 2003-2005.
Pete HemstockVice President
Valley Dental Arts Vice President Pete Hemstock, popularly known as Master Craftsman Implantologist, is exactly that - a master of the art and science of implants. Pete oversees operations in the Valley Dental implant and fixed departments, seeing that every case meets the highest standards of quality. He also works closely with our dental clients in developing pre- and post-treatment plans. Highlights of Pete's training include BEGO in Germany, The Pankey Institute, Sterngold™, Zimmer® and Nobel Biocare™.