Teresa is Dr. Emory’s most loyal employee and has worked week in and week out since 1993. This veteran comes with a wealth of information as Dr. Emory’s primary dental surgery assistant. She has provided care to little ones in the operating room, and she helps make it a safe place. Whether it’s supporting the children through their first dental cleaning in the office or assisting in the hospital, she brings a solid consistency to our practice. Teresa is a gentle spirit, a loving wife and mother of two wonderful young ladies. In addition, she has an eccentric earring collection the children have enjoyed for years.
Rachel is our front office administrator. She was hired as a dental assistant in 2006 and is capable of multitasking like no other. Here at Pediatric Dentistry Associates, we enjoy her behind the scenes support. Rachel helps staff, parents and Dr. Emory stay informed and on time. She also goes out of her way to accommodate families with busy schedules. Rachel provides clear financial expectations for treatment allowing parents to plan accordingly. While Rachel originally hails from High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, England, she has lived in the United States for the past 20 years. She is a proud member of Bronco Nation. Rachel is happily married to her husband, Dave, and she is the proud mother of her son, Jacob, and Hank, their yellow lab.
Esneida has been a dental assistant with Pediatric Dentistry Associates since fall 2007. She is a wife and the mother of two wonderful little boys. Originally from Zacatecas, Mexico, Esneida is fluent in Spanish, and she possesses a rich understanding of both Mexican and American cultures. Esneida skillfully keeps all dental materials and supplies on hand for our practice. No matter what the task might be, this helpful gal will greet you with a cheerful smile and help you on your way.
Colleen, a dental assistant, began with Pediatric Dentistry Associates in 1992, but she took a break to allow her younger children to attend the Boise Cooperative Preschool. In 2008, she returned to work with Dr. Emory, and she is still here today. Colleen is a happy wife and the mother of four, 2 girls and 2 boys. A gift that allows much patience and understanding is having a child with special needs. Colleen brings a calm comfort to our practice and is a mother with respect for parenting and the tough job that it is. She is a huge asset to our team, and enjoys working with one of the top Boise pediatric dentists!