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Dr. Joshua Conway

Dr. Joshua Conway in Spokane Valley WADr. Conway was born in Houston, Texas but grew up in Omaha, Nebraska. He received his Bachelors of Science in exercise science from the University of Nebraska in 2000. He then completed the Accelerated Nursing Program at Creighton University, an intensive 1-year program, and received his Bachelors of Science in Nursing degree in 2002. He worked as an Intensive Care/Critical Care nurse for nearly 5 years, receiving numerous certifications/training in specialized treatment for patients immediately after open heart surgery and severe renal failure.

In 2006, Dr. Conway was awarded a highly competitive 4-year full ride dental scholarship through the U.S. Air Force. Dr. Conway graduated from Creighton University Dental School in 2010 and entered into active duty with the Air Force. He was accepted into the prestigious Advanced Education in General Dentistry program at Eglin Air Force Base, Fort Walton Beach, Florida where he graduated second in his class. He received extensive training in specialty areas of dentistry, including orthodontics, periodontics, oral surgery, endodontics, implant placement, and IV sedation. He was assigned to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, where he served for 3 years. During his time at McGuire AFB, Dr. Conway served in many positions of responsibility and leadership, including Deputy Clinical Flight Commander and Chief of Oral Surgery. He continued to advance his training by completing the Advanced Clinical Dentistry Preceptorship in 2013. He was awarded Company Grade Officer of the Quarter 4 times and Company Grade Officer of the Year twice, as well as the Air Force Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service. In 2014, Dr. Conway separated from active duty and joined the Washington State Air National Guard.

Dr. Conway’s wife, Jennifer, grew up in Newport, Washington. They met in nursing school and were married shortly after. They have five very active boys, Henry, Sean, William, Benjamin, and Samuel. The Conways spend the majority of their free time outside, whether it’s sports, skiing, hunting, camping, riding bikes, or just exploring all the wonderful activities Eastern Washington has to offer.

Geri

Geri has worked at Spokane Valley Dentistry for over 30 years! Her father was a dentist and she developed her love for dentistry at an early age. Geri received certification as an Expanded Function Dental Assistant, and assists Dr. Conway in providing numerous services above what traditional assistants can provide. She loves the close relationships she has developed with patients over the years, loves the creativity and precision involved in creating beautiful, esthetic smiles. Away from work, she enjoys reading, movies, camping, and being outdoors.

Kelli

Kelli has been a dental assistant for 12 years. She graduated from Spokane Community College in 2003 and joined our team as an Expanded Function Dental Assistant in 2006. Her favorite part of her job is educating people about how important their teeth are to their overall health and she loves helping people improve their smiles! When not at work, she enjoys playing volleyball and spending time with her 2 daughters, Kina and Tawni.

Toni

Toni is a mom, wife, and hygienist! A valued member of our team for the last 13 years, she graduated from Eastern Washington University with Honors in 1997. Toni is a founding member of the Inland Northwest Study Club and enjoys learning the newest techniques and science behind oral health and systemic diseases. Outside of her job, Toni enjoys spending time with her family and doing anything outdoors.

Char

Char has been a dental hygienist and an integral member of our team for 25 years! She received her degree in Dental Hygiene from Eastern Washington University in 1990 and has been with us ever since! Char treats patients like she would treat her own family, and takes many hours of continuing education each year to stay up to date on current treatment and procedures. She is also a member of the Inland Northwest Study Club.

Megan

Megan at Spokane Valley DentistryMegan is our Office Coordinator and has been working at Spokane Valley Dentistry since 2011. Megan is an expert at helping patients understand, navigate, and maximize their dental benefits. She loves everything about dentistry, especially knowing that we can help people achieve a healthy and beautiful smile! She always knew she wanted to work in dentistry and feels lucky to work in an office where patients are like family. Outside of work, when not chasing her 2 year old son around, she enjoys volunteering in Rockford, skiing, camping, and watching Supercross with her husband.

Best dentist I have ever been to! Dr. Conway is very personable and easy to talk to. Him and his team are top notch in everything they do. Everyone there is very nice and accommodating and they’re all about keeping you as comfortable as possible during the procedures. Out of all of the desists that I have been to over the years I would recommend this team to any and everyone. If you’re looking for a great team come check them out!
Dr. Conway and Staff
Date published: 05/05/2016
5 / 5 stars
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