Meet The Doctor

Dr. Cheska Avery

Dr. Cheska Avery

Dr. Avery isn't like most dentists. She takes a unique approach to dentistry by focusing on each patient individually. Listening to her patients, getting to know them personally and teaching them everything they need to know about their oral health care are the main reasons her patients love to visit. Dr. Avery is dedicated to putting her patients first.

Dr. Avery attended DePaul University in Chicago, IL and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree. After graduating from DePaul, she remained in Chicago and worked as a social worker for six years before pursuing her career in dentistry. Dr. Avery earned her DDS from Marquette University School of Dentistry and has been practicing for over 10 years. Her experience in social work gave her the opportunity to learn how to work with individuals during difficult times and make dentistry a positive and comfortable experience for her patients. She believes in a comprehensive approach towards dentistry and educating patients to recognize the significance of maintaining good oral health.

Dr. Avery enjoys being active in the profession and is a member of several professional and community organizations. She has served on the Board of Directors for the Greater Milwaukee Dental Association and was recently elected President Elect for 2015-2016. Dr. Avery serves as Co-Chair of the mentorship program sponsored by the Pierre Fauchard Academy, the Wisconsin Dental Association and Marquette University School of Dentistry. She also organizes and volunteers at Give Kids A Smile Day and Head Start Dental Day, which provide free dental screenings for the underserved. Dr. Avery is a member of the American Dental Association, Wisconsin Dental Association, Greater Milwaukee Dental Association, Lake County Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Chicago Dental Society and is a Pierre Fauchard Academy Fellow.

Dr. Avery was born in Panama City, Panama and is fluent in Spanish. She currently lives in downtown Milwaukee with her husband Gary, and enjoys cooking, music, traveling, and trying new restaurants.

 • American Dental Association
 • Wisconsin Dental Association
 • Greater Milwaukee Dental Association
 • Lake County Dental Association
 • Academy of General Dentistry
 • Chicago Dental Society
 • Pierre Fauchard Academy Fellow
 • American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry


Meet Our Team

Beth Front Desk

Denise A.

Office Manager

My name is Denise and I have been a member of the Avery Family Dentistry team since March of 2014. I attended DeVry University in Gurnee, IL in pursuit of my Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration with a focus on Human Resources. I am bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish. I enjoy working in the dental profession and getting to know our family of patients here at Avery Family Dentistry.

I have two daughters, Jasmine and Haylie and I enjoy traveling and attending concerts due to my love of music.

Beth Front Desk

Miriam B.

Dental Assistant

I have been a member of the Avery Family Dentistry team since August of 2014. I have worked as a Dental Assistant for over three years and realized during this time that I have a great passion for the profession. I have decided to continue my education part time and plan to pursue a career as a dental hygienist. I love meeting the patients at Avery Family Dentistry and hope that my friendly and positive attitude puts them at ease.

In my free time, I like to stay active by working out at the gym and going for runs. I enjoy cooking, dancing, as well as spending time with my family.

Our Dental Philosophy

We listen. We educate. We put patients first.

Personalized Relationships

We take a one-on-one approach to dentistry. Our patients are our number one priority, which is why we take the time to get to know you personally and treat you with individualized care. We not only listen to your dental needs and concerns, we also listen about your life. When you come to our office, you'll feel like you're among friends — because you are! We look forward to building our relationship with you through the years.

Friendly, Comfortable Environment

We're proud of the comfortable and welcoming environment we've created at our practice. When you walk through our doors, you'll be greeted by name and treated with attentive care from our friendly team. You'll also find a complimentary beverage bar, free WiFi, headphones with music and comfy blankets all to help you feel at ease! It's easy to see we go the extra mile to help you feel both relaxed and happy with your experience at our office.

Modern Facility

We've recently remodeled and updated our practice because we know it makes a difference in the quality of your care. Our state-of-the-art facility is home to some of the best oral health services available in the area. With modern technology, including digital x-rays, intraoral cameras and cavity detectors, we are able to deliver better accuracy, better comfort and better results for you! We will continue to improve with you in mind.

Quality, Comprehensive Dentistry

It is important to us that you receive all of the dental care you need at the highest standard of quality. We offer a wide variety of services ranging from routine cleanings and exams to more complex treatments in cosmetics, endodontics and periodontics. We are thorough and comprehensive when providing treatment and going over treatment plans so we don't miss a single detail. You can trust you will be in good hands here.

Patient Education

We are passionate about education for both you and us. Not only does Dr. Avery participate in countless One Sat per month of continuing education to expand her knowledge and expertise, she is also committed to making sure you fully understand all the details of your care. We don't believe in surprises here! Everything you need to know, from insurance and payment to your treatment options and procedure details, will be explained in an easy-to-understand manner. We also teach the importance of at-home preventive care so you can maintain lasting oral health for years to come.

¡Hablamos Español!

¿Hablas Español? Dr. Avery grew up in Panama City speaking Spanish. She also has three members on her team that speak Spanish fluently. If you or your family speak Spanish, you can feel confident knowing that at Avery Family Dental, you will be listened to and understood.

¿Hablas Español? Dr. Avery creció en la Ciudad de Panamá hablando español. Tiene también tres miembros de su equipo que hablan español con sencillez. Si usted o su familia habla español, puede estar seguro de saber que en Avery Family Dentistry, ser escuchado y entendido.


If you value these qualities in a dentist, call us today! We’re passionate about your smile and passionate about helping you achieve optimal health!

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