About the Team

Meet Our Team

Meet Dr. Matthe Fluegge

Matthew Fluegge, DDS, is the Solo Practitioner and Aesthetic and Implant Dentist, specializing in Advanced General and Cosmetic Dentistry at Fluegge Family Dentistry. Dr. Fluegge takes pride in providing the residents of Wenatchee, Washington, with the highest quality of dental care available.

Dr. Fluegge has been creating beautiful smiles in the Wenatchee Valley since 2001. With his vast knowledge and attention to detail, he is one of the top restorative and cosmetic dentists in the Wenatchee Valley.

Before establishing his career in general and cosmetic dentistry, Dr. Fluegge obtained a solid education. 

He attended Indian Hills Community College (IHCC) in Ottumwa, Iowa, earning his associate's degrees in arts and sciences. Next, he transferred to Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska. After two more years of undergraduate studies, he entered Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, Nebraska. In May of 2000, he achieved his Doctorate in Dental Surgery.


Dr. Fluegge is a member of the following organizations:

Washington State Dental Association (WSDA)

American Dental Association (ADA)

American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD)

American Academy of Implant Dentistry (AAID)

Dental Organization for Conscious Sedation

Pankey Institute Alumni

Frank Spear Study Club

Alumni of Pacific Implant Institute

Alumni of Pikos Institute for Implantology

Dr. Fluegge believes in giving back to the community. Over the years, many deserving individuals have received complete, free-of-charge smile makeovers through the “Ultimate Smile Makeover” contest.

In his free time, Dr. Fluegge enjoys being outdoors with his four young boys and beautiful wife, Heidi.


Meet Our Team

Kris Vickery

Kris Vickery

Kris is a native of Wenatchee and is proud of her family history in the valley that goes back almost 100 years. She and her husband, Brian, have 3 children Amber, Nate, and Brooklyn, along with 5 grandchildren. 

Kris’ decision to work in dentistry came early. During high school, she started her career in the dental field. After graduation from WHS, she moved to Yakima where she obtained her degree in Dental Hygiene from YVCC.

Kris joined Fluegge Dental Studio in 2016 and focuses on building long term, trusting relationships with her patients and enjoys helping each patient achieve the smile they desire. 

When not working, Kris enjoys traveling, hiking, snowshoeing, yoga, and spending time with her family and friends.


Lisa Kissel

Lisa Kissel

Lisa grew up here in the Wenatchee Valley, and after earning her Dental Hygiene Degree from Clark College, she was happy to return home and settle here in this beautiful Valley.

Lisa joined Fluegge Dental Studio in 2019 and brings over 30 years of experience to help care for our patients in the most thorough and gentle way possible. She loves getting to know each individual patient and forming lasting relationships with them.

Lisa and her husband Justin have two grown children, Kyra and Kameron and when she is not working they enjoy hiking, biking, camping and serving with her church.


Mandy Waterhouse

Mandy Waterhouse

Mandy was born and raised in the Wenatchee Valley. She attended the Eastmont School District all her life and graduated from Eastmont High School in 2001. Shortly after high school, she attended Lake View Medical Center in Seattle and completed their dental assistant program. Mandy has been a full-time employee at Fluegge Dental Studio since 2003. Mandy is the mother of two boys and will be having a little girl in the Spring of 2022.


Andrea Lopez

Andrea Lopez

Andrea Lopez was raised in Cashmere. She graduated from Cashmere High School in 2019. Shortly after High School she attended Central Washington School of Dental Assisting and completed their dental assisting program. Andrea has been a full time employee at Fluegge Dental Studio since 2020.


Jessica Sturtz

Jessica Sturtz

Jessica was born and raised in the Wenatchee Valley. After graduation from high school in 2007, she moved to Bellevue, WA to attend North Shore Dental Assisting Academy. Shortly after completing her training she relocated to Wenatchee and joined the Fluegge Dental Studio team in 2010. Jessica has two children.