• 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 is a Colonel in the Idaho Army National Guard Dental Corp. 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.
  • Dr. Tanner Moir DDS 

    Dr. Tanner Moir grew up in Cody, Wyoming, where he gained an appreciation for the outdoors. After High School, Dr. Moir attended Boise State University graduating with a bachelor’s degree in Health Sciences. The year in-between his undergraduate studies and dental school he worked for the State of Idaho helping designate health care shortage areas. Dr. Moir moved to Nebraska to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery from Creighton University. In dental school he participated in a variety of different activities that provided care for undeserved individuals including Give Kids a Smile, Iowa Mission of Mercy, and One World. He was also selected to represent Creighton University at the annual Student Clinicians Research Program at the National American Dental Association conference. His research looked at different methods of diagnosing why root canal treatments were failing. Outside of dentistry he enjoys watching Boise State University sports and playing golf.

  • Shannon

    Dental Assistant

    Shannon is an Idaho native and has lived in the Treasure Valley for 22 years.  After graduating high school in Nevada, she decided to move back to Idaho where she received her certification in dental assisting in 2006.  Shannon is also knowledgeable with insurance billing and scheduling patients. Outside of work she enjoys watching football and spending time with her family. 
  • Mia

    Hygienist

    Mia is a licensed dental hygienist. She was raised in Boise and completed her education at Idaho State University. She helps educate patients in the care of the mouth, teeth, and gums as well as providing a variety of dental cleanings. She enjoys connecting with patients and giving them a comfortable dental experience. Outside of dentistry Mia enjoys spending her time with family and friends.
  • Sophia

    Hygienist

    Sophia is a Dental Hygienist here at The Dental Center at Harris Ranch. She was born in Boise, Idaho. Her family originated from Guadalajara Mexico, and she speaks spanish. Sophia graduated from Idaho State University with a Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene in 2020. In her free time Sophia loves to spend time with her seven siblings, go on adventures outdoors, and visit new places. Sophia specializes in individualized cleanings and education of oral health. Sophia is passionate about the oral health of her clients and hopes to make a change in people's lives.