MEET OUR DOCTORS
DR. JARED VAN ITTERSUM
Jared Van Ittersum, D.D.S., a Spring Lake native, has been practicing dentistry for the past twelve years while also founding and co-owning Infinity Dental, a private collection of offices throughout West Michigan.
Dr. Van Ittersum attended Jeffers Elementary and Spring Lake High School before graduating in the top 5% of his class from the University of Michigan in 2008. He and his brother, Dr. Jason Van Ittersum, the area’s top dermatologist, are dedicated to providing the best medical care and attention to their city. Surgical implant implantation, Cerec CADCAM same-day crowns, and digital Invisalign are among Dr. Jared’s specialties. He’s noted for his kind demeanor and gentle chair-side demeanor.
Dr. Jared is a best-selling author and national dental speaker who has mentored and taught high-end dental techniques to dentists in our area for the past ten years. He is thrilled to contribute his passion for providing a positive patient experience to the office. Dr. Van Ittersum lives in Spring Lake with his wife, Daisy, and his three children, Ariana, Leilani, and Jared Jr., who all attend Spring Lake schools. When he’s not working as a top dentist in West Michigan, you’ll find him enjoying the outdoors and the lakes with his family.
DR. ELIAS ACHEY
Dr. Elias Achey, D.M.D. has been practicing dentistry for fourteen years and co-founded Infinity Dental with Dr. Jared Van Ittersum. Elias pioneered the Comprehensive Health Dentistry model inside Infinity Dental’s sites as a leader in the organization, stressing the oral-systemic relationship and pioneering total health and wellbeing for everybody.
Dr. Achey is a California native who graduated in the top 5% of his class from the University of Alabama in 2006. Dr. Elias is a cosmetic dentist who also practices CADCAM dentistry. His cheery and lively attitude, as well as his love for health and wellbeing, have made him well-known. He is a Henry Schein Dental Business Institute faculty member and a Key Opinion Leader for the multinational firm Sirona for CAD/CAM same-day crowns in the state of Michigan.
Dr. Achey lives in Spring Lake with his wife, Ann Claire, and their three children, Margot, Elias III, and Vida. He can frequently be spotted at a Cross Fit gym, in a yoga class, or engaging in his actual hobbies of fishing and water sports. He is ecstatic to be able to provide world-class dental care to the residents of Spring Lake, Grand Haven, and the surrounding areas.
DR. Emily Reinhardt Getz
Dr. Emily Reinhardt Getz joined the Infinity Dental team recently. She is a native of Birch Run, Michigan, and has just relocated to the Grand Rapids region. Her undergraduate studies included a Bachelor of Science degree from Michigan State University, followed by a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Michigan School of Dentistry, which she received in 2019.
Dr. Emily has wanted to be a dentist since she was a child. While pursuing her degrees, she had the opportunity to shadow and assist in a dental practice, which solidified her decision. She enjoys spending time in the clinical setting with her employees and patients while maintaining a positive, easygoing atmosphere. One of her favorite features of dentistry is the constant developments and learning opportunities that allow her to pursue her passion.
Dr. Emily recently married Austin Getz, who is also a dentist in West Michigan, in August 2021. They like spending time with their friends and family, as well as trying new restaurants and cuisines together. Emily participated in a variety of sports as a child and now enjoys rooting for her favorite teams. She’s up for a friendly competition at any time.
Dr. Emily is ecstatic to be delivering care in such a warm and welcoming environment with such lovely patients, and she looks forward to continuing to form bonds with everyone she meets.