Our Dental Care Team
Our greatest asset is our team of dental professionals. We are constantly training and learning new practices to best serve our patients. As a leading practice for family dentistry Pocatello, we are staying up to date with the newest equipment, latest techniques and newest products because we know our patients deserve the best treatment available. Annually, we attend dental meetings, lectures and conventions to ensure we are providing the highest level of care. Additionally, each team member spends time taking individual classes to receive hands-on training in state-of-the-art practices and procedures. We are proud of the fact that our dental care team is a group of skilled experts with a passion for their profession. We want to learn and do more to give our patients the best experience possible.
Janet has more than 22 years experience as a certified dental assistant. She has advanced training in CEREC crown design and glazing, as well as the expanded functions. Janet truly loves the opportunity to meet with and care for her patients. When you meet her, she will immediately put you at ease with her smile and the genuine way she cares about you. Janet enjoys the calm, peaceful atmosphere and the excellent professional dentistry provided at Leavitt Dentistry. She loves spending time with her family – especially her 6 little granddaughters- water skiing, camping, going to rodeos and taking care of her yard.
Kymberli is a recent graduate of Idaho State University where she received her Bachelors of Science in dental hygiene. She has been part of Dr. Leavitt’s team since 2010. You might recognize her as a dental assistant; however, she decided that her ultimate passion was to provide preventive dental hygiene care. As the former vice-president of her graduating class and an Americorp member, Kymberli has always demonstrated willingness to serve others and be involved. She loves dentistry and takes pride in providing personalized care to patients. Kymberli leads each day by Zig Ziglar’s quote, “If you see a person without a smile, give them one of yours,” When away from the office, you might find her with family, walking her English bulldog, crafting or reading a good book.
Jyl has been a Registered Dental Hygienist since 2007 and has loved every minute of it. She earned a bachelors degree in biology and a second bachelors in dental hygiene from Idaho State University and has been practicing her passion ever since.
The field of dentistry has always been an area of great interest to Jyl. She loves learning about all of the advances and techniques in patient care, treatment, and education and sharing them with her patients. Jyl enjoys getting to know her patients and being a part of the community.
Jyl grew up in Pocatello and has always loved this area where she enjoys raising her four kids with her husband, Ace. She loves skiing, mountain biking, road biking, and being outdoors. If she’s not in the office she’s probably out on the trails!
Sandra has enjoyed working in the dental field for over 15 years. She brings experience and knowledge to our front desk. She enjoys helping patients and loves being part of a team that provides excellent comprehensive care. Her goal is to help make your visit amazing and she is happy to assist you with anything from scheduling your next appointment to answering your insurance questions. She is excited to be a part of our practice and looks forward to getting to know patients on an individual basis.
When she is outside the office she likes to spend time with family. She loves to travel. Sandra’s family claims she is an expert level shopper. Some of her hobbies include, reading, cooking, decorating and a recent interest in wool appliqué.
Sarah has been working in the dental field the last 3 years and has enjoyed every minute of it. The best part of her job is being able to greet the patients the moment they walk into the office. She loves to make everyone feel comfortable and at ease when they come in for their dental appointments. Sarah is excited to be apart of such an amazing and experienced team.
Sarah loves spending time with her family and her dogs. She loves to travel to watch her boys race motorcycles all over the country.
Celeste graduated from Idaho State University in 2006 with a Bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene. She has been practicing and providing care to patients since then. Celeste loves that in dentistry, she is able to provide patients with the best possible treatment and education needed for a healthy and happy smile of confidence. Her favorite thing about the office is the trust, comradery and support of the entire staff, as well as the joy of getting to know the patients on a personal level.
In her spare time, Celeste enjoys spending time with her five wild boys and husband. She loves watching them enjoy sports; and as a family, they love the outdoors and are willing to try it all. Most of their time spent is hiking, camping, boating, biking and most recently rock climbing.
Danielle graduated from Brigham Young University with a degree in Early Childhood Education. She has found a new interest in dentistry and is excited to learn all that she can! She is a Nevada native but has lived in Pocatello for 14 years and is happy to call it home. She is married with four wonderful children and two dogs.
Some of her interest include spending time with her family, playing music, skiing, biking, and laughing. She loves to read and she loves singing in a band!