Meet our Staff

Meet the staff of Elison Dental Center!



Idaho Falls dental assistant From an early age, Amy wanted to work in the medical profession but in a field that would allow her to focus on her role as a mom.  In high school, she was able to observe the work of a dentist.  That experience helped her decide to pursue her career in dentistry.  Amy graduated from ISU with her bachelors in dental hygiene in 2003. 

After moving to the Idaho Falls area, Amy joined Elison Dental Center in July of 2012.  Since that time she has enjoyed working with patients and educating them regarding oral health and its connection to their overall health.  Amy is enthusiastic about her work and emphasizes that Dr. Elison and staff make a great team!


Idaho Falls dental assistant

Hallie grew up in Dubois, Idaho with her older sister and a younger brother and sister who are twins.  Hallie was an active competitor of volleyball and basketball which she attributes to the development of her hard work ethic.

Before entering the dental hygiene program, Hallie returned to her high school and worked as a Special Education Aide.  She relished the impact she could make on the people with special needs. 

After graduating from the dental hygiene program at Carrington College located in Boise, Idaho, she entered the work force and joined Elison Dental Center in June of 2017.  She loves working at Elison Dental Center where she can meet new people and work in a friendly work environment with exceptional staff and dentist! 

Idaho Falls dental assistantRuth studied at Everest College in Los Angeles, California, to become a dental assistant. She has been a dental assistant for over 5 years and loves her job.  Ruth moved to Idaho Falls in 2011 and delights in the Eastern Idaho lifestyle.

Ruth enjoys working with people and helping them feel good about their smile.
  She loves working with Dr. Elison and the great staff at Elison Dental Center. 

One of her favori
te things about working with Dr. Elison is the continual focus on providing a family friendly environment. She thinks is it wonderful to be able to treat entire families.

Idaho Falls dental assistant
Lori has been in the dental profession since June of 1998.  After earning her dental assistant certification from EITC, she spent most of her career working with Dr. Brent Simpson until he retired in 2018.  Lori is now excited to work with Dr. Elison who she feels shows and provides genuine care for his patients. 

Lori has raised three children and enjoys spending as much time with them as possible hiking, camping, floating rivers and especially target shooting.  At home, she enjoys gardening, sewing and refinishing furniture.  

Lori loves being a member of Dr. Elisonís team where she can care for patients in a kind and friendly environment.

Idaho Falls dental hygienist
Rebecca graduated from Bell Gardens High School located in Bell Gardens California.   After high school, she worked a variety of jobs and then began working in the insurance industry earning her license in property and casualty Insurance.

After moving from California with her family, Rebecca began working for Dr. Elison in April of 2016.  Rebecca works the front office where she enjoys the interaction with patients each day.  She enjoys working at Dr. Elisonís office because of the friendly environment in which to work.

Rebecca loves spending time with her family, especially in the outdoors.   Rebecca is very talented musically and she enjoys playing the guitar, piano and saxophone.

Idaho Falls Receptionist
Valerie is a graduate of Thunder Ridge High School and is currently attending CEI where she is continuing her education. 

As frequently as possible, Valerie spends time in the great outdoors with her family.  In the summer she loves camping, boating or taking a spin on her skateboard.  In the winter, she likes to hit the slopes on her snowboard.   Valerie loves photography and enjoys capturing special moments!

Valerie enjoys the friendly environment at Elison Dental Center where she can assist patients and do her part to provide an enjoyable experience.