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Dr. Matt Elison

I have been practicing orthodontics since 2006. A little about me… I am married and together we have six children (including a set of twins), who keep us busy with their school, church, and sports activities. I enjoy spending as much time as possible with them. I also love the outdoors and enjoy skiing, swimming, […]

Dr. Ryan Wood

I have been practicing orthodontics since 2012. A little about me… I am married and we have four awesome boys who keep our lives fun and exciting. In my spare time I enjoy reading, building things, chasing kids, and eating brownies & ice cream. After living and practicing in Washington for the past few years, […]

Jamie Merrill — Treatment Coordinator

I have worked for Elison Orthodontics since May 2010. A little about me… I have 5 children, two are married and we love the new additions! I love music, scrapbooking, and anything that involves spending time with my family. Something unique about me… People always think I’m taller than I really am.

Kristen Haws — Treatment Coordinator/Clinical Assistant

I have worked for Elison Orthodontics since August 1999. A little about me… I have the best husband, Jason, and the greatest kids; Alexa, Kaiya, McCray & Carter. I love to play sports, go camping, digital scrapbook and spend time with my family and friends. I also enjoy singing with my sister. Something unique about […]

Melissa Hodges — Treatment Coordinator

I have worked for Elison Orthodontics since April 2012. A little about me… I have 4 kids that keep me busy in all kinds of activities. In addition to working for Elison Orthodontics, I cut hair one day a week. I like to exercise and love to cook and bake. I have started a new tradition at […]

Lana Nelson–Treatment Coordinator

I started with Elison Orthodontics in 1993 and worked until 1998, left the state for a while, returned again and have been working since February 2007. A little about me… I am married to my high school sweetheart, and together we have five kids who keep us very busy. I love watching my boys play […]

Karla Brown– Scheduling Coordinator

I have worked for Elison Orthodontics since May 2017. A little about me… I have been married for over 26 years. Darrin and I have 4 kids, a daughter-in-law, a son-in-law, and 2 granddaughters. I love the outdoors, board games, movie nights, and bike rides. My family is everything to me. Something unique about me… […]

Cherie McPherson–Scheduling Coordinator

I have been with Elison Orthodontics since January 2018. A little about me… I moved to Idaho nine years ago and love it. I have four awesome kids with only one still living at home. We love to play board games. We also really love soccer, and in our house the World cup is more […]

Teesha Beck– Scheduling Coordinator

I have worked for Elison Orthodontics since January 2015. A little about me… I was born in Canada and I’m the youngest of six kids. I recently married an amazing man, and together we enjoy going to movies, hiking, and going to concerts. Something unique about me… I’ve been skydiving and I can touch my […]

Jennifer Robison — Financial Coordinator

I have worked for Elison Orthodontics since October 1989. A little about me… I am happily married to a great guy, who I love very much. I have four sons, two daughters-in-law, four precious granddaughters, and one adorable grandson. I also have a Yorkie named Chance. I enjoy driving in the mountains and being in nature. […]