(414) 332-8150
3970 N Oakland Ave, Ste 702
Shorewood, WI 53211
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General Dentistry

Prevention is a crucial part of maintaining excellent oral health. We can provide the vital support your teeth need.

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Cosmetic Dentistry

Feeling lackluster about your look? Our cosmetic services are designed to turn your smile into a stunner.

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Restorative Dentistry

Restore decayed and damaged teeth with our comprehensive restorative dentistry services.

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Our team strives to meet all of you and your family’s dental needs. Take a look at our other treatment options!

A Tradition of Quality Dentistry

We welcome new patients!

At Shorewood Family Dentistry, you’re never just another patient. Instead, we strive to provide your entire family with thorough, comfortable, and truly exceptional, patient centered care. When it comes to our patients, we are committed to forming strong, trusting, and rewarding relationships that take your unique preferences into account, while helping you achieve the happy and healthy smile you deserve. Whether you need dental checkups for the whole family, a cosmetic dentistry solution, or immediate relief from pain and discomfort, you can contact our dental office today. We will be happy to schedule your first appointment and start working towards your improved oral health and more confident smile.

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Nurturing Healthy Smiles in Shorewood, WI

You want your family to have healthy, beautiful smiles, and so do we. At Shorewood Family Dentistry, we're committed to helping entire families support healthy teeth through personalized care. For over 48 years, we've offered exceptional dentistry to patients in and around Shorewood, Glendale, Whitefish Bay, Bayside, Fox Point, River Hills, Brown Deer and Milwaukee with a special focus on general, preventive, and restorative care. When you choose our dental office for your family, you and your little ones will enjoy good dental health and well-being for years to come.

Just as important as any service we offer is our dedication to compassion and gentleness. We're also committed to educating our patients so they can make informed choices about their own dental care. We never want anyone to leave our dental office feeling unsure of how they're doing or how our team can help. We will listen to your questions and concerns, and gladly help you find the treatment that is right for you.

The Shorewood Family Dentistry team
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Meet Our Team

Dr. Peter P. Colosimo

Shorewood Wisconsin dentist Peter P Colosimo Since his retirement in January, Dr. Peter P. Colosimo has discovered he loves it! He truly misses his patients and employees, they were like family, but he knows they are in the best hands with his son Dr. Peter J. This is something that fills him with both confidence and pride. Dr. Colosimo has kept himself busy with babysitting his grandchildren and working on his home and yard. He spends as much time as possible at the lake fishing and has taken quite a few trips including Door County, Florida, South Carolina, Texas, and Arizona. He looks forward to more fishing and traveling in the future! He would like to thank everyone for their 46 years of loyalty and patronage, and for helping him celebrate his retirement!

Dr. Peter J. Colosimo

Shorewood Wisconsin dentist Peter J Colosimo

Originally from Mequon, WI, Peter J. Colosimo, DDS has a Bachelor of Science in biology from the University of Wisconsin. He then graduated cum laude from Marquette University School of Dentistry. As a second generation dentist, he enjoys helping patients overcome any pain through general or restorative care. He also enjoys improving patient confidence through cosmetic dentistry. To offer the best possible care, he is committed to staying up to date on new dental techniques with continuing education courses.

When Dr. Colosimo is not helping patients, he loves spending time with his family and friends. He also enjoys everything Milwaukee has to offer, from the great restaurants to local music and festivals.

Dana, Registered Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Dana

Dana has been a dental hygienist with our dental office for over 20 years, and during that time she’s had the opportunity to develop strong relationships with the patients she has treated. She received her hygiene degree from Milwaukee Area Technical College and she continues to stay current through continuing education.  Dana has been married for 19 years and enjoys reading and traveling in her spare time.


Lexi, Receptionist

Receptionist Lexi

Lexi has worked in the dental field for nearly twenty years, and joined our team in 2016. She loves helping patients any way she can including providing education about oral health, dental procedures, and making the most of dental benefits. A native of Milwaukee, Lexi studied at Alverno College and the Milwaukee Area Technical College. She maintains CPR certification to improve patient safety.

Happily married to Scott, they have six wonderful children, five girls and one boy. They also have a small family zoo that includes an American Eskimo puppy, two geckos, four anoles, a chinchilla, a hamster, and a guinea pig. Outside of work, Lexi enjoys spending time with family, serving her church, working with veterans’ affairs, and advocating in the fight against homelessness. Lexi and her husband home school their youngest daughter, and spend countless hours supporting their children’s various activities. Lexi also enjoys hiking, camping, baking, reading, jewelry making, and taking mini vacations with her family.

Barbara, Registered Dental Hygienist

Dental hygienist Barbara

Between directing her church’s choir, playing volleyball year-round, and making her own cards with rubber stamps, we’re very lucky that Barbara actually has time to be a part of our team! She has an Associate Degree in Dental Hygiene from the Waukesha Area Technical College and over 14 years of experience in the dental field. She is also certified in CPR and administering local anesthesia. She truly enjoys getting to develop relationships with our patients while educating them on how to improve their oral health.


Featured in Milwaukee Magazine's
"2019, 2020 and 2021 Top Dentists"
as selected by their peers.
2020 Top Choice Award Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Top Dentist in The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel's "2019, 2020 and 2021 Best of Greater Milwaukee" as voted by the public.

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Give Kids a Smile

Our team is proud to participate the Marquette chapter of the national Give Kids a Smile (GKAS) program. This program proudly serves children in underserved populations across the US. GKAS and its volunteers provide oral hygiene products, dental health education, preventive screenings, and care for thousands of children each year. Since 2003, the program has cared for nearly 6 million children nationwide. Our local GKAS programs are conducted in partnership with the Marquette University School of Dentistry, and our dental office relishes the opportunity to work with these future dental experts as well as helping children develop healthy smiles.

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