meet the team

On behalf of the entire Hartland Smilemakers' Team, we welcome you, our friends and neighbors, to our family dental center. We hope you will find the atmosphere friendly, our accommodations comfortable and our technical services exceptional.  

Our well-trained, friendly staff will treat you with a personal and caring touch that everyone deserves from a family dentist. Our office offers state of the art dental techniques and facilities that are designed for greater comfort and the results will speak for themselves.  

Establishing rewarding and lasting relationships with patients is important to us. We pledge excellence in all we do, and we look forward to helping you make the most of your smile now and for all the years to come.  

*The Hartland Smilemakers are trusted General Dentists licensed to perform all aspects of dentistry and have cared for the community for over 40 years. While we are not specialists in any one field, we do provide a full range of top quality dental services including braces, root canals, extractions, implants, treatment of gum disease and cosmetic services. We will continue to educate ourselves in the newest, most effective techniques for all phases of dentistry. Our goal will always be to provide quality care to the  people of our community.


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Meet Our Doctors

  • Dr.
    Chris McDaniel

    Dr. Chris McDaniel joined his father at the Hartland Smilemakers in 1999. A graduate of Southfield Christian High School, he went on to study at Calvin College and the University of Michigan Dental School, where he earned his DDS, graduating seventh in his class. 

  • Dr.
    Joel Kerwin

    Dr. Kerwin grew up in West Bloomfield, Michigan and attended Michigan State University, where he graduated with a degree in Finance. After working in finance for two years, he decided to return to school to pursue a career in health care, his true passion. He was accepted into Northwestern University where he completed a post-baccalaureate degree in pre-dental and then graduated dental school from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. He is passionate about helping patients with all of their dental needs including restorations, crowns and bridges, root canals, Implants, Invisalign and cosmetic dentistry. Dr. Kerwin is an advocate of continued education and is always trying to keep up with the latest trends in the field, to better treat his patient’s needs. In his free time Dr. Kerwin enjoys spending time with family and friends, watching and playing sports and traveling.

  • Dr.
    Ken McDaniel

    Dr. Ken McDaniel began practicing dentistry in Hartland, Michigan in 1975. I grew up in Livonia and am a graduate of Detroit Catholic Central High School. I did my undergraduate work at the University of Detroit, and my DDS at the University of Michigan Dental School where I graduated with high honors and was a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society . 

Hours of Operation

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7:00 am-5:00 pm


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7:00 am-5:00 pm





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