Fred Jaeger, DDS
Dr. Jaeger has been practicing in the Madison area for 32 years. He completed his undergraduate work at Notre Dame and received his DDS from the Marquette University School of Dentistry. He has completed a hospital-based general practice residency and regularly exceeds the state minimum requirement for continuing education. He is also a member of the American Dental Association®American Dental Association® and the Academy of General Dentistry and is a past president of the Wisconsin Dental Association. Dr. Jaeger’s goal as a dentist is to help his patients keep healthy smiles for life!When not at the office, Dr. Jaeger does charity work by providing donated dental and hospital care for severely handicapped adult patients at the Meriter Hospital. He is married to his wife Karen who is a kindergarten teacher. They have one son, Sam who attends the University of Wisconsin – Madison
Adam - Dental Hygienist
Adam has been practicing dental hygiene since 2005. He joined Dr. Jaeger at Hilldale Dental because he was drawn to the tight-knit group of professionals that collaborate to help patients achieve dental health. Adam appreciates the level of fun and professionalism on this team and Dr. Jaeger’s confidence and competency as a dentist. Adam’s goal as a dental hygienist is not only to provide quality dental health care and oral health education to his clients but also to make them feel welcome and comfortable. He says, “I always want my clients to feel a sense of well-being at the dental office and offer a warm smile and a caring touch. It is my goal for patients to leave the dental chair with a healthy mouth and a smile on their face.” In 2017 Adam relocated to Madison from Denver, Colorado. Back in Colorado, Adam enjoyed snowboarding, hiking, camping, biking, live music, and great food. Since moving to Madison, Adam has discovered gardening, kayaking, and the abundance of outdoor activities that Wisconsin offers. Adam lives with his wife Kelly, a Ph.D. student at the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and their dog, Jasper.
Passion – Office Manager
Passion has been in the dental field for over 16 years and joined Dr. Jaeger and the Hilldale Dental team
in March of 2020. Passion attended Herzing University where she obtained her Associates of Science in
Medical Administration and Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management. After completing her
degree from Herzing University, Passion continued her education at Madison Area Technical College
where she received her certificate in Human Resources. Passion and her husband have two beautiful
daughters, Kaylee and Allison. In their spare time, they enjoy hiking and traveling. Passion said the
best part about coming to work every day is “being able to laugh with Dr. Jaeger, Adam, Kenzie and
Marie.” You can find Passion either at the front desk or assisting in the back with Dr. Jager. “Maybe I
made a mistake yesterday. But yesterday’s me is still me. I am who I am today, with all my faults.
Tomorrow I might be a tiny bit wiser, and that’s me too” Kim Namjoon (RM) of BTS.
Kenzie – Lead Dental Assistant
Kenzie completed the Dental Assistant program in May 2015 from Madison Area Technical College and
joined Dr. Jaeger and the Hilldale Dental team in May of 2020. Kenzie brings a wealth of knowledge
from taking digital impressions to designing and milling CEREC crowns in the office. Kenzie comes to
work every day with her personable personality, cares for her patients, and enjoys conversing with
patients to make sure they are comfortable for their appointments. She said the best part about
working at Hilldale Dental is she “feels cared for and appreciated.” Outside of work, you can find Kenzie
with her two daughters, Paisley and Charlie, and fiancé Garrett doing outdoor activities such as
skateboarding, camping, and snowboarding. “The way I see it, if you want the rainbow you gotta put up
with the rain” Dolly Parton.
Marie - Patient Care Coordinator
The first person you will see when you walk into Hilldale Dental is Marie. Marie joined Dr. Jaeger and
the Hilldale Dental team in September of 2020 and bring a wealth of customer service knowledge to the
office. Marie says the best part about Hilldale Dental is “they are like family.” Marie wears multiple
hats in the office. You can find her at the front desk checking in/out patients or in the back helping with
charting and sterilizing instruments. Marie enjoys traveling and says her favorite place to visit is Ft.
Lauderdale, FL. Fun fact about Marie, she has 6 brothers and 5 sisters. “You are braver than you believe
and stronger than you seem and smarter than you think.”