All professionals at Langhorst Family Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay informed of the latest trends in the dental field. Read on to learn more about our team's experience and training.
Dentist: Sarah Langhorst, DDS
Dr. Langhorst is a graduate of the University of Michigan, School of Dentistry (D.D.S. 2011) and completed an additional residency in General & Aesthetic Dentistry at the University of Michigan. She has practiced dentistry for 6 years: as an associate in dental practices in Ann Arbor and Grand Haven, MI, as a dentist in public health in Saginaw and Muskegon, MI, and she taught dentistry as a full-time and adjunct clinical instructor at the University of Michigan School of Dentistry while practicing in the Ann Arbor area.
Dr. Langhorst believes in preventive dentistry and patient education. She strives to continually improve and was recognized as a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry in 2016. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, West Michigan District Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry. She previously served as a board member for the Academy of General Dentistry.
While Dr. Langhorst is originally from Midland, MI and received her B.A. degree in Chemistry from Case Western Reserve University (Cleveland, OH), she fell in love with west Michigan and has decided to make this her home by setting up her dental practice in Holland. She enjoys outdoor activities, running, biking, playing tennis, and swimming.
Dental Assistant: Michelle
Michelle was born and raised in Grand Rapids, MI where she also studied and graduated as a Certified Dental Assistant. Michelle has been a dental assistant for about three years and is very passionate about helping others and providing patients with exceptional care. Michelle has a warm and friendly chairside demeanor and assists the doctor with all of her dental procedures.
As well as working as a dental assistant, Michelle also owns her own business as a Portrait and Wedding Photographer. In her free time she also loves outdoor activities such as hiking and spending time at the beach, traveling, yoga, and spending time with her niece and nephew.
Patient Care Coordinator: Marsha
Marsha is originally from the Chicago area (Crete, Illinois), but spent her adult life in Midland, Michigan where she worked for over 38 years at the Dow Chemical Company in Research & Development as an analytical chemist and research leader. She was responsible for the development of analytical technology and methods to accelerate a broad range of new product and process research programs.
After retirement in 2016, Marsha began a second career in dentistry. After studying to be a dental assistant, she began working to become a certified dental business professional. She is passionate, detail-oriented, and hard-working, and truly excited about getting to know all our new patients. Marsha is Langhorst Family Dentistry’s resource for appointment scheduling, insurance billing, and finances.
In her free time, Marsha enjoys traveling and exercising (tennis & spinning/biking) with her husband, Marty, and spending time with her three children and three granddaughters, all residing in Michigan.