Andrea – Bookkeeper
Andrea has been working in dentistry for 39 years, with 23 of those years at Boise Dental Center - Michael Smith, DMD & Evan Smith, DMD! She is self-motivated and can multitask to best serve our patients’ needs. Andrea loves that our patients trust and appreciate the dental care they receive here. She does her best to help patients understand their insurance and work out financial arrangements so they can receive needed treatment – she likes solving problems! Andrea embraces change and has enjoyed adapting to our office as it has changed over the years, including new computer programs and becoming a paperless office to provide our patients with a better experience.
Andrea has been married for 20 years and has two children and seven grandchildren. Her hobbies include sewing and quilting.
Wen-Hua (Jo) – Dental Assistant
With 39 years at our office, Jo is our longest tenured employee at Boise Dental Center - Michael Smith, DMD & Evan Smith, DMD. She enjoys working at our office because she finds it to be a great place to work, the staff is wonderful, and we treasure our patients.
Jo was born in Taiwan and moved to Boise in 1974. She has two children and three grandchildren, and she enjoys yoga and tai chi in her free time.
Tina – Dental Assistant
Tina has been working with our team since 2005 and has over 20 years of experience in dentistry. Before coming to Boise, she worked in a prosthodontist office in Seattle. Tina has a talent for engaging each patient in their care and oral health education for a healthier smile. Her past history in prosthodontics has given her an ability to create improved aesthetics through restorative treatments, as well as a great working knowledge of implants and more complicated dental therapies.
Anita – Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)
Anita has been part of our team at Boise Dental Center - Michael Smith, DMD & Evan Smith, DMD for more than 20 years. A native of southeast Idaho, she attended Idaho State University and received a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene with a certificate in the administration of local anesthetics. Anita strives to do her best and give each patient individual care.
Anita has one son, Kade. Her interests include family, reading, vacations, movies, and working around the house and yard.
Debbie – Registered Dental Hygienist (RDH)
For more than 35 years, Debbie has been an integral part of our caring staff. She graduated from Idaho State University in 1977 with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene. Many patients have been with our practice for over 35 years, and they appreciate the expertise and continuity they can expect with Debbie and the rest of our team.
Debbie and her husband are native Idahoans and love to spend time with their three children and one grandchild, enjoying the Idaho outdoors. She also loves to garden.
Joy – Receptionist
Joy joined our team at Boise Dental Center - Michael Smith, DMD & Evan Smith, DMD 9 years ago. One of her favorite parts of working at our office is the staff’s knowledge of our longtime patients who come to see us. We work hard to provide a personalized dental experience, knowing all of your preferences, and we love getting to know you and your family. Joy is the happy face who will greet you and help you feel at ease when you arrive at our office.
Joy is an avid reader and enjoys kakuro.