About Your Dentist

Cheryl Stevenson, DMD

"I love being a dentist because I enjoy my patients. I take great pride in helping patients achieve their best possible dental and overall health!"


To provide my patients with the best possible dental care. To do so by offering individualized dental plans to meet each patient's dental wants and needs.

Formal & Continuing Education

Dr. Stevenson earned her dental degree at Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in Alton, IL. She completed her undergraduate education at the University of Illinois in Champaign-Urbana, IL.

In addition to her formal education, she looks forward to continuing education opportunities to learn the latest in dental technique and technology.

Memberships & Associations

Dr. Stevenson is a current member of the American Dental Association and the Illinois State Dental Society.

Making a Difference for Every Patient...

"As a dentist, I want my patients to know I have their best interest in mind. I would like them to be comfortable with me and confident in my work. At Hessel Park Family Dentistry, we'll do whatever it takes to put our patients first!"

↑ Back to top

Tanya Nielsen, DDS

"If the floss isn't bending, then you're just pretending!"

My Mission

Provide lifetime quality dental care in a caring environment.


Dr. Nielsen earned her Bachelor of Sciences in Biological Sciences from University of California, Irvine. She earned her Doctorate in Dental Surgery from the Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry of the University of Southern California.

Life & Hobbies

Spending time walking with my dog Kona, a crazy hyper super loving Vizsla. Hanging out with my son and husband. Crafting with my Cricut machine. Reading.