Portage, MI

 Jeffrey L. Schimp DDS - Icon Facebook Facebook Tory, Dental Assistant Lacey, Dental Assistant Julie, Front office coordinator Beth, Dental Hygienist Cathy, Dental Hygienist Dr. Jeffrey Schimp

Dentist: Dr. Jeffrey Schimp has graduated from Vicksburg High School in 1973. He studied at Central Michigan University for his undergraduate degree. After finishing his graduation, he went on to the University Of Michigan School Of Dentistry and earned his degree in 1982.


Later, he worked at Kalamazoo Valley Community College and then joined a practice with Dr. Fredrick Edison in 1983. After the retirement of Dr. Edison, Dr. Jeffrey Schimp has built a solid reputation for himself, and has enjoyed the long-term relationships he has formed with his patients in the Kalamazoo / Portage area.


Dr. Schimp is married to Darci and has two children; Lindsey and Scott. During his spare time, he enjoys skiing, fishing, golfing, bicycling, and gardening. Dr. Schimp has been an active member of the Kalamazoo Downtown Lions Club since 1984, being the past president and Lion of the Year.


He has also been the past president of the Indian Lake Association, Trustee of the Vicksburg Community Schools Foundation, and Deacon at Lakeland Reformed Church. He is a member of the Kalamazoo Valley District Dental Society, Michigan Dental Association, American Dental Association, and Chicago Dental Society.


Dr. Schimp and his team attends numerous dental conferences and programs and have been dedicated to providing quality dental care to their patients.


Schimp DDS Team

Meet Our Team

Hygienist: Cathy has been working with Dr. Schimp since 1996 as a Dental Hygienist. She is a 1984 graduate of the Dental Hygiene Program at Kalamazoo Valley Community College. She is certified in local anesthesia and attends frequent post-graduate continuing education seminars. She has three beautiful children and enjoys kayaking with her family and wonderful husband, Gary.


Hygienist: Beth has been working with Dr. Schimp since graduation. She has been working with him as a Dental Hygienist since 2002. Beth is married to Jon and has three children. Her oldest son is in the Air Force and she loves to visit with his family and her two grandchildren. In her free time, she loves to travel, play soccer, tennis, and do other outdoor activities.


Front office coordinator: Julie has been working for Dr. Schimp since 2002. She has been actively serving the medical / dental field since 1993. She has a wonderful husband, Ron, and a beautiful daughter, Molly. She enjoys reading during her spare time.


Dental Assistant: Lacey has been working for Dr. Schimp since 2014. She graduated from Kalamazoo Valley Community College. Lacey is married to Lee and has two adorable children: Cameron and Chloe. She enjoys spending time with her children and family.


Hygienist: Tory graduated from KCC Dental Hygiene Program in 2015. She's happily married for 10 years to her high school sweetheart. She enjoys doing fun activities with her 6 year old daughter. She has 2 dogs Rueger & Stella. She feels lucky to love her job and truly looks forward to creating a unique relationship with each patient while helping educate and keep their smiles happy!