Dr. Kay Hawksford, D.D.S.

Dr. Hawksford graduated from Marquette University School of Dentistry in 1982. She has dedicated her professional career to providing her patients with the best that dentistry has to offer. She achieves this through many advanced training and continuing education courses. She is a member of the American Dental Association and the Wisconsin Dental Association. Dr. Kay keeps her mornings full by starting out her day with a brisk walk with her dogs. Being an animal lover, Dr. Hawksford supports the local humane society. Dr. Hawksford and her family spend most of their spare time outdoors enjoying all the benefits of living in this great area.

David Ascher, DDS

Dr. David Ascher, originally from the western suburbs of Chicago, IL, graduated from the University of Illinois at Champaign-Urbana in 1987. In 1991 Dr. Ascher received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Loyola University Dental School. He has his own practice in Bartlett, IL for over 20 years. Dr. Ascher and his family have been vacationing in the Hayward area for over 25 years and have decided to move here permanently. When he’s not in the office seeing patients, you can find him typically hunting or fishing.

Dr. Ascher joined our office in 2018.


Office Manager

Ashley graduated with Chippewa Valley Technical College with an Associates Degree in Administrative Assisting. She has been with our office since 2010 and can be found at the front desk assisting patients, but can also catch her helping out in the back when needed. During her spare time, she especially likes spending time with family and friends and her best girls, Piper her 1 year old German Shepherd, and her old girl Gretchen who is a Mastiff. You’ll be more likely to catch her outside in the warmer months of the year enjoying the activities this wonderful area offers.



Tammy joined the office in Summer 2021. She is married and has two amazing grandchildren. In her free time, she likes spending time with family and being creative in her craft room.


Dental Hygienist

Jen is a graduate of Lake Superior College and has been with our office since 2007. She is married and has two sons, whom she and her husband spend most of their free time with. Jen enjoys going for walks and spending time outdoors.


Dental Hygienist

Suzi and her husband, originally from Southern Wisconsin, moved to Hayward in 2018 after living in Colorado for 30 years. They raised two sons in Colorado. Suzi graduated from Pueblo Community College in 2002 with an Associates in Dental Hygiene. She has worked in Dentistry since 1983. She enjoys watching the Packers and Badgers, walks with her dogs, kayaking, and fishing.


Dental Assistant

Kim has been an important part of our office since 1998. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, baking, gardening, and just being outdoors.


Dental Assistant

Mikayla grew up in New Richmond, WI and later was a graduate of Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College. In 2014, Mikayla achieved the Certified Dental Assistant title through the Dental Assistant National Board. She joined our office in 2016. Mikayla enjoys the outdoors including fishing, hunting, mountain biking, and spending time with family and friends. She also loves the Minnesota Wild Hockey.



Kathy joined the office fall of 2020. She and her husband have 2 adults sons, 2 wonderful daughters-in-law, and 1 long awaited grandson who is 2. Kathy enjoys spending time with family, boating, fishing, gardening, hiking, and scrapbooking.


Sterilization / Dental Assistant

Kara joined the office in Fall of 2021. She graduated Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College with an Associates Degree in Nursing in 2017. After working as a Registered Nurse for a few years, she decided to pursue a career in Dental Assisting. Kara enjoys spending time with family, friends, and her German Shepherd doing activities outdoors including hiking, fishing, gardening and many other outdoor activities all year round.