Meet the Doctors
Our dentists have advanced training in all aspects of dentistry, including occlusion, implants, cosmetic treatments, Invisalign and pediatric dentistry. In addition to serving our practice, the doctors also volunteer their time and expertise at several local clinics and currently participate in several charitable programs, including Donated Dental Services, Adult Dental Services and the Michigan Dental Plan.
Shawn M. Dial, DDS
Dr. Shawn Dial - Partners in Dental Care - Grand Rapids Dentist
Dr. Shawn Dial is a graduate of Grand Valley State University and the University of Michigan (1999). Studying occlusion and Temporomandibular Joint Disease (TMJD) at the Dawson Center, she is also a member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association and the Western Michigan District Dental Society. An active participant in Children’s Dental Health Month, Dr. Dial enjoys travel and photography when she’s away from the office.
Matthew K. Gietzen, DDS
Dr. Matt Gietzen - Partners in Dental Care - Grand Rapids Dentist
Dr. Matthew Gietzen completed his undergraduate studies at Denison University before earning his D.D.S. from the University of Michigan (2005) Dr. Gietzen also volunteers with the Western Michigan Dental Foundation. Most recently, Grand Rapids Magazine readers named Dr. Matthew Gietzen the Best Dentist of Grand Rapids in 2010. He’s a member of the Western Michigan District Dental Society, American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association and the Kent County Dental Society. Residing in Grand Rapids, Dr. Gietzen’s hobbies include traveling, reading, golf and downhill skiing.
Steve Grabiel, DDS
Dr. Steve Grabiel - Partners In Dental Care - Grand Rapids Dentist
Dr. Steve Grabiel earned a kinesiology degree from Michigan State University. He also graduated from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry in 2013. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the Michigan Dental Association.
Dr. Grabiel is currently furthering his dental experience through advanced dental courses at the Kois Center in Seattle.
Dr. Grabiel is from Birmingham, Michigan and now resides in Grand Rapids, Michigan. He met his wife, Lisa, at MSU who is originally from Grand Rapids. They have two daughters. They love to cook together and garden. Dr. Grabiel also loves to water-ski, snow ski, and go fly fishing.
Be sure to say hello to Dr. Grabiel on your next visit!
John Vander Kolk, DDS
Dr. John Vander Kolk - Partners In Dental Care - Grand Rapids Dentist
Please join us in welcoming Dr. John Vander Kolk back to Partners In Dental Care. He is a good friend and an outstanding health professional, and we are very happy that he has rejoined our team.
As you may know, Dr. Vander Kolk was a partner in our practice for 15 years before leaving 12 years ago to dedicate himself full time to providing care to people in need, both locally and in other countries around the world. We are very excited to have Dr. Vander Kolk rejoin our practice!