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Maria Hoekstra, D.D.S., F.A.G.D.
Jacqueline Anderson, D.D.S.
Thomas E. Anderson, D.D.S.


Our Office Hours are:

Monday: 8am-5pm
Tuesday: 8am-5pm
Wednesday: 8am-5pm
Thursday: 8am-5pm
Friday: 7am-1pm

Maria Hoekstra, D.D.S, F.A.G.D

Dr. Maria Hoekstra graduated summa cum laude in 1977 from Heidelberg College in Ohio with a Bachelor of Science degree and a double major in Biology and English literature.  Her dental school education began at Case Western Reserve University School of Dentistry where she met her husband, Dr. William Hoekstra.

After two years she transferred and graduated from Northwestern University School of Dentistry in Chicago, Illinois with a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1981.

While her husband completed his residency, Dr. Hoekstra practiced dentistry in downtown Chicago until moving to Holland, Michigan in 1982.  Since that time, she has been in private practice and is the founding partner of Shoreline Family Dental Group, PC.

Dr. Hoekstra is a Fellow in the Academy of General Dentistry and is the recipient of multiple awards during her educational and practice career.  She is a current member of the American Dental Association, Michigan Dental Association, West Michigan Dental Association, Holland –Zeeland Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Student Clinicians of the American Dental Association (Alumnus) and the American Association of University Women.  Continuing education and providing thoughtful, clinical excellence in dental care to all age groups is a primary focus for Dr. Hoekstra.

Community involvement continues to be important to Dr. Hoekstra.  She is a long term member and past president of the Center of Women in Transition board of directors.  Currently Dr. Hoekstra serves as secretary for the board.  She has served on the Holland Christian School Parent Board and been an Odyssey of the Mind coach.  In addition, Dr. Hoekstra is a consistory member at Beechwood Church, a board member of the Leader Renewal Institute, and provides in-service training to Faith Hospice in Grand Rapids.  She also guest lectures at the Career Line Tech Center, volunteers in the Holland Free Clinic Dental Program and has been involved in multiple mission trips.

Married to her husband, Bill, for over 30 years, they have been blessed with 3 children.  Her favorite activities involve family and friends and include skiing, boating, gardening, food, theatre, the arts, and travel.