About Us

We are A Full Service Dentistry Practice

We take great pleasure in welcoming you to our dentistry office. We offer a complete range of dental services for both children and adults. From routine cleanings and exams to advanced cosmetic dentistry procedures to oral surgery, our trusted dental staff is equipped to handle all of your dental needs.


Dental Care for The Whole Family


Orthodontic Care


Child Care


Adult Care

Our Practice & Core Values

With over 25 years of experience serving Shawano and the surrounding areas, Wolf River Dental provides our patients with exceptional, individualized care.
Our team of skilled professionals will listen to your concerns and customize a treatment plan catered to your personal dental health needs and goals.
Our entire team strives to provide every patient with the best possible care at every visit.

Meet Paul Mantz, DDS

Dr. Mantz attended Indiana University where he earned a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. He then attended Marquette University School of Dentistry, earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2011.

Dr. Mantz is thrilled to have the opportunity to serve the patients at Wolf River Dental. He takes pride in getting to know each patient and building strong relationships to last for many years to come.

Dr. Mantz and his wife, Kate, are parents to five children. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Mantz enjoys Olympic weightlifting, running and crossfit. He loves going to see live music, enjoys spending time with his family, being outdoors and supporting his kids in their sports and activities.

Being from Michigan, Dr. Mantz is a devoted Lions fan living in Packer country, while Kate bleeds green and gold. They are a house divided as far as the NFL, but the Mantz family is united in their love of Notre Dame Fighting Irish football!

Latest Techniques

Innovative Technology

Certified Experts


General Dentistry

Our team of professionals provides skilled and gentle care to help ensure you maintain your healthiest smile possible.

We use state-of-the-art technology and individualized care to meet your specific needs for optimal oral health.

Restorative Dentistry

Our team at Wolf River Dental is committed to providing you with the best possible restorative treatment services. We take the time to listen to your concerns and goals and provide you with all of the information necessary for you to make the best treatment decision for yourself.

Cosmetic Dentistry

There are many reasons you might be looking for cosmetic dental services. You may need cosmetic bonding to repair damage to a tooth resulting from an injury, you may want to match a filling to the same color as the rest of your smile, or you may finally be ready to reinvent your smile with veneers or Invisalign, we can get you there!

Periodontal Services

Because the health of your teeth, gum tissue and supporting bone is all extremely important to both your dental and overall health, our team at Wolf River Dental is trained in the diagnosis and treatment of periodontal disease.

Our Community

Our practice is based on our love for people and our community. 

We are proud to be part of the wonderful community of Shawano and are honored to serve generations of family members.

Additionally, we are always happy to welcome new patients!

We strive to create a calm and friendly environment for all of our patients; from friendly smiles to fresh flowers, we want all of our patients to feel welcome and relaxed.


Patient Reviews

The highest compliment we can receive is the referral of your friends and family. Thank you for your trust in us!

“To put it simply, I had the best dental service I have ever had at a dentist office at Wolf River Dental. Dr. Mantz is terrific. The staff is wonderful. The entire office explained things well, was gentile and it could not have been a better experience. I got an appointment quick, everything was timely. It was actually a pleasure to go see the dentist! Thank you for your service. Highly recommend this office.”

K Jensen

“I have loved getting my dental cleaning and any additional dental work completed here! The staff is always welcoming, accommodating, and I always enjoy a nice conversation while I’m there. I couldn’t imagine going anywhere else.”

Ms. Dove