• About Us

  • Dr. Shane D. Vania, DDS

    General Dentist

    Shane D. Vania DDS is an Idaho Native from Boise. His education starts with graduating from Bishop Kelly High School. After that he attended Carroll College in Helena MT where he received a bachelors of Arts in General Biology. He then attended Creighton University's School of Dentistry in Omaha Nebraska. Following dental school Dr. Vania also completed an optional one year residency in Advanced Education of General Dentistry. In that year he spent a significant amount of time with specialists and general practitioners learning about the management and care of complicated dental cases beyond the level taught at dental school. 

    Dr. Vania currently serves in the Idaho Army National Guard. In 2009 he served in Iraq participating in Operation Iraqi freedom. Currently he serves as the state appointed State Dental Officer for the Idaho Army National Guard. His primary mission is to monitor and arrange dental care for soldiers in order to keep our troops' dental readiness satisfactory for deployment. He also is a recipient of two army achievement medals, one army commendation medal, and the meritorious service medal.

  • Lizabeth

    Dental Front Office Management

     

    Liz is skilled in all aspects of dental office management. She gathers and maintains patient records and protects such information in accordance with HIPPA privacy laws. Liz educates patients with options and resources available to ensure the choice of an optimum treatment plan. She also follows-up on dental insurance claims and patient accounts.

  • Gayle

    Dental Front Office Management

     

    Gayle is skilled in all aspects of dental office management. She gathers and maintains patient records and protects such information in accordance with HIPPA privacy laws. Gayle educates patients with options and resources available to ensure the choice of an optimum treatment plan. She also follows-up on dental insurance claims and patient accounts.

  • Stephanie

    Dental Hygienist

     

    Stephanie is a licensed dental hygienist. She is a dental professional who specializes in preventive oral health. Stephanie helps educate patients in the care of the mouth, teeth and gums as well as providing a variety of dental cleanings. Stephanie emphasizes proper brushing, flossing, nutrition and regular dental health care check-ups.

  • Kelli

    Dental Hygienist

     

    Kelli is a licensed dental hygienist. She is a dental professional who specializes in preventive oral health. Kelli helps educate patients in the care of the mouth, teeth and gums as well as providing a variety of dental cleanings. Kelli emphasizes proper brushing, flossing, nutrition and regular dental health care check-ups.

  • Vanessa

    Dental Assistant

     

    Vanessa is a certified dental assistant with expanded functions. She performs a variety of chairside duties including handing the proper materials and tools to the dentist. Vanessa has the knowledge and training to sterilize clinical rooms and instruments as well as take x-rays, make temporary crowns, take impressions, etc, and see to the comfort of the patient.