Our caring dental team at the practice of Drs. Toenjes, Brizzee and Orme is eager to care for you and your family. Each of our staff members is friendly and helpful. Our seasoned team members have been part of our team for many years, and they are ready to help you achieve the healthy, bright smile of your dreams. We invite you to contact our St. Anthony, Idaho dental office today to learn more about us and to set up your next visit with our skilled dentists, Dr. Toenjes, Dr. Brizzee, and Dr. Orme. We look forward to getting to know you!
John R. F. Toenjes, DDS
Dr. John Toenjes completed his undergraduate studies at Ricks College and Brigham Young University, then attended the University of the Pacific School of Dentistry, where he graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 1994. He has practiced dentistry since 1994 and has been with our offices in the St. Anthony and Ashton, Idaho areas since 2000. Dr. Toenjes continues his education regularly to learn the latest procedures and technologies in the dental field, and he has completed several advanced training courses, including courses in orthodontics, Invisalign®, 3D imaging, ClearCorrect™, implant placement and restoration, CEREC® same-day crowns, advanced 3D imaging, BOTOX® and sedation.
Dr. Toenjes is a member of the American Dental Association, the Tau Kappa Omega and Omicron Kappa Upsilon honor societies, and the Rotary Club. His goal every day is to treat patients gently, how he would like to be treated.
Dr. Toenjes has four children, and he and his wife love doing outdoor activities with his family. When he has some spare time, he enjoys archery hunting, motorcycle riding, mechanics, and farming.
Gabe Brizzee, DDS
Dr. Gabe Brizzee graduated with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota in 2003. Before attending dental school, he earned an associate degree from Ricks College and a bachelor’s degree in biology from Idaho State University. Dr. Brizzee has been serving our community with excellent dental care since he joined our practice in 2003, and he strives to constantly stay up to date on new procedures and technology in the dental field. He has completed advanced training in orthodontics as a general practitioner, placement of dental implants, CEREC® same-day crowns, and advanced 3D imaging. Dr. Brizzee also has experience as a member of hospital staff.
Dr. Brizzee is a member of the American Dental Association. His highest priority is to offer the best possible quality of care and to make the dental experience as enjoyable and stress free as possible for each patient.
Dr. Brizzee is married and has six children. He grew up in Southeast Idaho and loves this area and its people. He could not imagine a better place to practice dentistry and raise his children. Away from work, Dr. Brizzee enjoys spending time with his family in any capacity. They enjoy the outdoors and spend as much time together as possible.
Drostan Orme, DDS
Dr. Drostan Orme earned a bachelor’s degree in microbiology with a minor in chemistry from Weber State University. He then went on to the Ohio State University College of Dentistry, where he graduated in 2006 with his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree; he has been providing dental care in our community since he joined our office in 2009. Dr. Orme is committed to advancing his knowledge in dentistry and takes continuing education courses every year. He continually seeks advanced treatment and diagnostic training. He completed training in endodontic techniques with John West at the Seattle Center for Endodontics, as well as advanced training in oral sedation, advanced 3D imaging, surgical treatments (including grafting, 3rd molar removal, and implants), CEREC® same-day crowns, sleep apnea treatment, and orthodontics with Brock Rondeau. He has also completed multiple pediatric dental rotations through Columbus Children’s Hospital.
Dr. Orme is a member of the American Dental Association and Rotary Club, and he was honored to receive the Clinical Excellence Award for comprehensive dentistry at OSU in 2006. His greatest goal is to provide the highest level of comprehensive dentistry for the entire family at our office. He works to maintain the highest standards of care and patient treatment, and he strives to help our practice become the premier dental destination in the valley while maintaining affordability.
Dr. Orme and his wife, Jennifer, have six children, four boys and two girls. In his free time, he enjoys archery, fly-fishing, and attending sports events for his kids.
Heidi – Dental Hygienist
Heidi earned a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene from Idaho State University, and she has been part of our dental team since 2000. She enjoys working at our office because our caring dentists treat the team and patients extremely well. They are very good, honest doctors who truly want the best for everyone at the office. Heidi is committed to treating all of her patients as she would like to be treated. Her goal is to have each patient leave feeling that they have had a professional and thorough dental cleaning and exam. Heidi loves contributing to the “family atmosphere” the office has, and she loves meeting new people and creating friendships.
Heidi and her husband, Doug, have two boys, Justus and Jerek, who love sports. They also have two dogs, who are named Yoda and Doc. In her free time, Heidi loves being outdoors – hiking, cross-country skiing, or running – and vacationing with her family.
Becky – Dental Hygienist
Becky joined our dental team after graduating from Idaho State University with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene in 2003. Becky’s favorite part of working with our practice is knowing that she is a valued part of the team, that her opinion matters, and that she is inspired every day to be a better hygienist. She always puts our patients’ needs first; at our office, the patients’ needs and concerns are always number one. Becky loves being a hygienist and gets excited when, every six months, she sees her patients maintaining healthy smiles.
Becky and her family love the outdoors, especially four-wheeling and kayaking.
Teresa – Dental Hygienist
Since 1988, Teresa has worked as a dental hygienist at our office. She has a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene, and during her time in dental hygiene school, she received the award for being the most caring to patients. Teresa likes working at our office because our dentists not only perform quality dentistry, but also truly care about our patients. With so many years of experience, combined with true concern and empathy for each patient, Teresa strives to treat her patients like family.
Teresa is supported by her husband, son, and daughter. Away from the office, her hobbies include hunting, fishing, horseback riding, and anything else outdoors. She is committed to being involved in the community; she is a past co-chairman of the local Ducks Unlimited chapter, she volunteers for the RMEF, and she supports the Susan G. Komen Foundation, Relay for Life, and the NRA.
Kellyn – Dental Hygienist
Kellyn graduated from Idaho State University in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science degree in dental hygiene, and she has been part of our dental team since then. Her favorite part of working at the office of Drs. Toenjes, Brizzee and Orme is that our doctors are very respectful to all patients, as well as our team. We try our very best to provide quality dental care for a reasonable price and strive to utilize the latest technology and techniques. Kellyn really enjoys getting to know so many different people at our office; each patient is unique and requires individualized care to achieve optimal oral health.
Kellyn has two boys. She loves living in Idaho because of the opportunity to be in the outdoors, and she enjoys hunting, fishing, and hiking in her free time.