Meet Our Team

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Brooke MO Fukuoka, DMD, DABSCD

Dr. Brooke is the owner, founder and dentist in our practice.  She loves working with people who have disabilities and geriatric patients. She values her team and colleagues loves spreading our information wherever she can.

She also works full time with Family Health Services  where she runs the Advanced Delivery Dental Clinic (a dental clinic for patients who have disabilities).

She delivers CE courses virtually and in person across the country. For details visit our page Dr. Brooke the Speaker  She is active in organized dentistry and believes that membership in professional associations are essential to the professional as well as the profession.

When not practicing dentistry. Dr. Brooke enjoys fishing, golfing, playing board games/cards, and snowmobiling with her family. She and her husband, Hiroshi, live in Jerome, Idaho, with their four turtles, Pokey, Vanette (who you can see featured in some of her SDF courses) Rhody, and Steven.  In 2021 Jingjing nominated Dr. Brooke for a Denobi award and she won! See her acceptance speech click HERE. To learn more about Dr. Brooke check out her CV.  2023DrBrooke CV 

Jingjing Qian

Jingjing Qian RDH, EA

Jingjing Qian is a Registered Dental Hygienist with Extended Access. She has worked with Your Special Smiles, PLLC since 2019. She has moved to Boise and is no longer going to facilities with us, but she is still part of our team as a consultant. Jingjing graduated from CSI with an Associate of Arts degree and an Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene in May 2019. She is a self-motivated, dedicated and hardworking dental hygienist. Education and motivating patients to achieve optimal oral health are her passions.

Jingjing has also worked part time for the South Central Public Health District since 2019. She traveled to elementary schools, Heads Start Pre-schools and Varnish Clinics around Southern Idaho, doing oral screenings, sealant application, and fluoride varnish applications for those underserved population.  She was a clinical instructor for the College of Southern Idaho Hygiene program and served on the board for the Idaho Dental Hygiene Association.  She was also a part time hygienist for the Family Health Services Advanced Delivery Dental Clinic.

Outside of work, Jingjing enjoys swimming, kayaking, skiing and hiking with her husband, two kids and their dog Coco. We are incredibly proud of Jingjing winning a "Tellie"  which is a national award in teledentistry! Click HERE to see her win! She was also nominated for a Denobi award. Click HERE to see her Nomination video.

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Tari Devaney RDH-EA, BSDH, MSDH

Tari Devaney is a Registered Dental Hygienist with Extended Access. She graduated from the Idaho State University dental hygiene program and pursued her master’s in dental hygiene from Eastern Washington University.

Over the years, she has practiced for a variety of settings: cosmetic, family, community health and periodontics.  Along with working with us part-time. She currently teaches Clinical Dental Hygiene at the College of Southern Idaho, works part-time as the Dental Coordinator of the Wellness Tree and serves as IDHA President. She advocates for her students to have experiences to expand their education and has played a key role in our student involvement. Tari is a blessing for our team and her patients.

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Elizabeth Reyes, CNA

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Carolina Lopez

Carolina Lopez, CNA

Carolina joined our team as our very first Caregiver partner. She was joined by two other colleagues from Creekside. We are excited to have her officially as part of our team hired as an employee on our actual team September 2022. She helped us develop the program and learned along side us as we implemented new technology and workflows.  We are very grateful for Carolina and what she has brought to our team as a partner and what she will continue to bring to our team as a part-time employee (while still working with Creekside of course).

Carolina is also employed full time with Creekside Care where she provides compassionate care and improves the lives of their residents. In 2021 Carolina was nominated for a Denobi award. See her Nomination Video HERE. She also presented her work in a fireside chat at that National Mobile and Teledentistry Conference. She is an outstanding member of both the dental community and the caregiver community. She is a key leader in our practice.

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Vee Ruiz

Violeta Ruiz helps us with logistics and happiness. She goes by Vee. She is originally from Mexico City. She moved to Idaho over 20 years ago. She is married to her best friend and love of her life. They have two beautiful daughters. Her oldest Aisha  and her baby Shareeh .  She loves working with Dr. Brooke. She loves her passion for dentistry . Vee brings the joy and happiness and helps out wherever we need her.  Vee also works full time with Family Health Services in their call center.

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Kami Richardson - CSI Hygiene Student

Kami is a native of Magic Valley. She graduated from Twin Falls High School, then started working in the dental field in 2009, with 11 years of dental assisting experience. She is a mom to three little boys (Andre, Khyree , and Aizen, ). In her free time, she loves to spend time with her boy’s watching anime, hunting Pokémon, and creating memories with them. She is a current dental hygiene student at the College of Southern Idaho and will be graduating in Spring of 2024. She loves building connections with people and making new friends.

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Bailey Price - CSI Hygiene Student

I am a dental hygiene student  in my last year at CSI. I'm very passionate about oral health and am excited to continue learning and educating others about oral hygiene. I love doing anything outdoors such as hiking, and camping, as well as spending time with my family and friends.

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Skylar Mainwaring - CSI Hygiene Student

Skylar is a senior dental hygiene student at CSI. She is from Central Oregon (where the last Blockbuster in the world is). She is very passionate about helping others and believes in the philosophy of “healthy smile, healthy life”. When she isn’t busy being a tooth nerd, she likes to spend time with friends, go fishing, and do activities with her church. She is very proud to be a part of the amazing work that Your Special Smiles is doing!