Snake River Dental

ABOUT THE DENTIST                       

Dr. James Moore was born and raised in American Fork, Utah. He did his undergraduate work at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. He then received a scholarship from Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond, Virginia where he continued his training in Dentistry. After graduating from V.C.U. in 2004, Dr. Moore was one of two residents accepted at Mcguire Veterans Hospital, where he specialized in an Advanced Education in General Dentistry (AEGD). Dr. Moore worked and studied under specialized doctors for two years before moving to Payette, Idaho to start practicing.

With Dr. Moore’s extensive training, his practice provides a wide variety of procedures, including bone graphing, implants, lumineers, and general dental procedures. When away from the office Dr. Jim Moore spends his extra time with his wife, and his three children. His hobbies include raising reptiles and working with his two Shire horses. Dr. Moore and his friendly, efficient staff are eager to help the people of Payette and the surrounding areas.


Sharon Baugh: Office Manager -

Raised on the Oregon Coast, Sharon and her husband have been residents of Payette for 19 years. Before coming to Snake River Dental to be our Office Manager, Sharon devoted 10 years of service to the Payette Senior Citizen Center as a Coordinator. Sharon enjoys being a part of the Snake River Dental Team where she is utilized in many different capacities. In her off time she enjoys doing fun outdoor activities with her sons, parents, husband and grandkids.

Connie Stansbery: Dental Hygienist-

Grew up in Fruitland and graduated from Fruitland High in 1992. She traveled with her husband Doug to Fort Ord (California) and Fort Lewis (Washington) while he served in the Army. In 2004 she attended Apollo college to become a dental assistant, after which, because of outstanding scores, was readily admitted into the Hygiene program, graduating in 2006.
Connie began working for Snake River Dental in 2007 as a fulltime hygienist. She enjoys spending time with her husband, two children and her miniature schnauzer.

Carla Yokom: Assistant to Dr. Moore-

Graduated from the Bryman Medical Dental School in Sacramento California in 1973 and then immediately moved to Nampa to accept a Dental Assisting position. Shortly after moving she met and married her husband there and completed an Expanded Duty’s course at BSU during that time also. In 1987 she moved to Payette and worked for Dr. Brown for the next 20 years. She has been working for Dr. Moore ever since he bought the practice in 2006 and re-named it Snake River Dental. She is thankful for her longtime career in the dental field, which totals 33 years and counting! She loves spending time with her husband, 3 children, 3 grandsons, and two dogs.