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Jodi W. Funk, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Jodi Funk is pleased to welcome you to her website and directory of services. Our state-of-the-art office is a warm and friendly environment where every effort is made to ensure your comfort. Many of you may have seen Dr. Jodi Funk on television and feel as though you know her. She is the most recognized Cosmetic Dentist in Spokane, Washington, and the surrounding region, and she is widely acclaimed as an industry innovator and designer of “the most beautiful smile”.

Dr. Funk graduated from dental school at Case Western Reserve University, and from Gonzaga University (Summa Cum Laude). She is a member of the National Dental Honor Society, and she has earned a “fellowship” in the Academy of General Dentistry. With Dr. Funk, excellence is not just an ideal to pursue; it is a standard she holds herself to.

For dentists like Dr. Funk, education doesn’t end with graduation from dental school. New techniques, new materials, and startlingly effective new technologies are being developed every day, and it takes a real commitment to the profession to provide patients with the latest and the best that dentistry has to offer.

For you, that equates to resting easy while knowing you are receiving premier dental care from a qualified professional who maintains an unwavering commitment to the highest standards. Dr. Funk is an internationally recognized member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry.

We want to personally thank you for allowing us the opportunity of providing you with the very best dental experience possible.

Educational Background:

B.S. – Bachelor of Science in Biology (1980) (Honors – Summa Cum Laude)

Gonzaga University, Spokane, WA

D.D.S. – Doctorate of Dental Surgery (1984) – (Honors – Omicron Kappa Upsilon-National Dental Honor Society – top 10%) Case Western Reserve University

School of Dentistry, Cleveland, OH

G.P.R. – General Practice Residency in Dentistry (1985) – Cleveland, OH

Metropolitan General/Highland View Hospital

F.A.G.D. – “Fellow” – Status Achieved (1993) – Academy of General Dentistry

Certifications – Post Graduate:

– Invisalign Orthodontics – Certification I & II

– Oral Sedation Dentistry

– World Clinical Laser Institute

– CEREC Cad-Cam

– Perio Protect Method

Professional Associations:

Fellow – Academy of General Dentistry

Member – American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry

Member – American Dental Association

Member – Washington State Dental Assoc.

Member – Spokane District Dental Society

Member – American Society of Forensic Odontology

Member – International Congress of Oral Implantologist

Member – Omicron Kappa Upsilon, National Dental Honor Society

Member – Alpha Sigma Nu, National Jesuit Honor Society

Member – Altrusa Service Organization focusing on literacy

Awards:

– Best Dentist, Bronze; Spokane Coeur d’Alene Living Magazine

– Best Whitening Office; Woman’s Choice Award

– National AACD Annual Smile Gallery; 2nd Place

– Best Dentist, Silver; Inlander Magazine

– 2014 Strathmore’s Professional of the Year in Dentistry

State and Regional Dental Consultant: Washington Dental Service

Published:

“Dentistry and Changing Trends”; Discover Spokane

“Child Abuse and Neglect-the Dentist’s Responsibility in Detection and Reporting”, Cleveland Dental Society Journal

Volunteer Activities:

Gonzaga University Mentor Program

High School Band Fundraisers

Special Interests:

Spending time with family and our two dogs, co-owner of Miley Brands Grill Rubs and Seasonings, travel, gourmet foods, gardening, decorating, Spokane Jazz Orchestra, Seattle Mariners baseball and Seahawks football, WSU Cougars (GO COUGS!!), Gonzaga Bulldogs (GO ZAGS!!)


Our Team

 

Amy, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Educational Background: Eastern Washington University (Bachelor of Science- Dental Hygiene), 2009. Gonzaga University (Bachelor of Arts- Special Education), 2001.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 2009

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

My journey to the dental profession is unique, since I originally started as an elementary teacher prior to attending dental hygiene school. The reason I chose to go into dental hygiene was discovered more once I started my education. I love the opportunity to make a difference in my patients’ oral health as well as providing exceptional quality care and services.

What are your special interests?

I enjoy spending time with my husband and three boys. We love to follow Gonzaga basketball and San Diego Chargers football. When I am not busy with my kids, I enjoy spending time in my yard and getting back into running.


Annette, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Educational Background: Shoreline Community College (AAS-Dental Hygiene) 1996. WSU (BA- Apparel Merchandising and Textiles, Minor-Business and French), 1989. World Clinical Laser Institute Clinical Certification. Invisalign Certification I.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 2005

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

What I love about our office is the teamwork among our professionals. As a team, we strive to provide excellent dentistry for all of our clients in a comfortable environment using kindness, courtesy, and professionalism.

What are your special interests?

I enjoy time with my son, Ian; traveling; cooking; reading; and crossword puzzles. I also enjoy hiking, biking, and spending time with family and friends.


Calli, RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Educational Background: Apollo College (Accredited Dental Assisting Program), 2003.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 2016

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

I enjoy dentistry because I get to work with my hands and my head. It is rarely dull or boring, and I love the challenge. I enjoy Dr. Funk’s office because it is unlike any office I have ever worked at. She offers her patients more than just dentistry. I have seen her compassionate attitude really make her patients feel at ease.

What are your special interests?

I enjoy cooking, being a soccer/wrestling mom, helping my boys raise farm animals in 4-H, and doing yard work.


Dana

Practice Administrator

Educational Background: Spokane Community College (Accredited Dental Assisting Program), 1982. Invisalign Certification I.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 1995

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

I enjoy working at Dr. Funk’s office because of the caring and wonderful dentistry we provide in our practice. We have a spectacular team, and we all work well together to make sure each patient has a pleasant dental experience.

What are your special interests?

I enjoy spending time with my family, friends, and grandchildren.


Erin, RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Educational Background: Apollo College (Accredited Dental Assisting Program), 1999. Lumineers Smile Design Certification. World Clinical Laser Institute Clinical Certification. Invisalign Certification I & II. Oral Sedation Dentistry- Advanced. LVI Institute of Learning.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 2002

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

As a child, I was always in the dental chair getting another filling restored. I wanted to go into dentistry to help others prevent this from happening to them, along with making them feel at ease about needing dental work.

When I got into the field of dentistry, little did I know how amazing it could be to help people with feeling comfortable and changing their lives along the way- one smile at a time! I have been working for Dr. Funk for many years now, and what I love the most is being able to have the confidence to tell someone what we can do to improve their smile. Giving someone the opportunity to smile again is a fulfillment I just could never live without!

What are your special interests?

When I’m not working, I enjoy spending time with my family. I also like hunting, hiking, and baking.


Heidi, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Educational Background: Granite Technical Institute (Certified Dental Assisting Program), 1999. Utah State University, AAS 2011. Salt Lake Community College (AAS-Dental Hygiene), 2016. Weber State University (Bachelor of Science-Dental Hygiene), 2017

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 2017

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

I was originally supposed to be temporary help in this office, covering maternity leave, but I was thrilled to be offered a permanent position. I noticed immediately the outstanding quality of work, attention to detail, efficiency, and respectful and positive relationships among each member of this team, making this an amazing office that I feel honored to be a part of.

What are your special interests?

Since I am new to the area, I love to explore Spokane and the surrounding areas with my husband, Mark, and our twin daughters, Ashlee & Britnee. I also love Italian food, seafood, Chinese…pretty much anything! I’m not a fan of summer heat, but I LOVE a cool, crisp fall day, and I love a day of rain! I really enjoy traveling, but I definitely prefer road trips over flying.


Jasminne, RDA

Registered Dental Assistant

Educational Background: Apollo College (Accredited Dental Assisting Program), 2013.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 2016

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

I enjoy the variety of options in the dental field to help find patients the best thing they need. I also enjoy seeing all the patients happy with their results.

What are your special interests?

Spending time with my two kids, being outdoors, Music!, and taking scenic drives.


Melanie, RDH

Registered Dental Hygienist

Educational Background: Eastern Washington University (Bachelor of Science-Dental Hygiene), 1999. World Clinical Laser Institute Clinical Certification. Invisalign Certification I.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 1999

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

I was given the opportunity to join this team right out of hygiene school. I still feel so fortunate to have found, in my opinion, the greatest office and dentist in town to work with. Everyone here is so focused on creating the best possible atmosphere for our patients, while also providing them with the absolute highest quality dentistry. Our team is amazing!

What are your special interests?

I enjoy spending my free time with my husband and our three children, who seem to keep us pretty busy! I also enjoy time with friends and their families, going camping, biking, and doing an occasional sprint triathlon for fun!


Stephanie

Scheduler/Treatment Coordinator

Educational Background: Spokane Falls Community College, 1996. Spokane Community College (Accredited Dental Assisting Program), 1997.

What year did you begin your career with Dr. Jodi Funk? 2016

Why do you enjoy dentistry and Dr. Jodi Funk’s office?

The thing I enjoy most about working at Dr. Funk’s office is that our patients always come first! We are a great team that works together to make sure everyone leaves having had a positive experience, and with a smile on their face.

What are your special interests?

When I am not at the gym working out, I enjoy spending time with my two kids. Going to the lake and fishing are some of our favorite activities. We are up for anything outdoors!

Dr. Jodi Funk and her talented team are committed to providing effective and amazing treatments for a healthy smile. Our compassionate, caring team will ensure your next dental visit is a positive one!