Our Team

We welcome you to Oak Mountain Dental! We are committed to providing each of our patients with personalized, high-quality dental care for a smile that is both healthy and attractive. Our staff is always happy to answer your questions and help in any way we can. To learn more about us and to schedule your next appointment with one of our dentists, Dr. Jake R. Richards and Dr. Mitch J Driscoll, please call our dental office in Pocatello, Idaho. We are eager to get to know you better!

 
 Carol Ward at Oak Mountain Dental

Carol Ward

Office Manager

Carol has been working at our practice since 2013.She loves being a part of our team because our office is warm, friendly, and has an inviting atmosphere that welcomes everyone. She is our office manager and is here to help you have a delightful experience at the dentist. If you have any concerns or questions she would be glad to help in any way.

Carol is married with seven children and is a grandmother to 23 grandchildren. She loves to go camping and fishing. She also enjoys traveling to the Caribbean Islands and scuba diving.

 Brenda Nugent

Brenda Nugent

Administrative Assistant

Brenda has been with Oak Mountain Dental for 3 Year. She graduated from Aberdeen High School, and from Vo-Tech at ISU, is certified from the Scheduling Institute, and has attended and received certificates from many dental seminars over the years. Brenda also tries to engage with new patients and help them feel comfortable in the office.

Her husband, Matt, is retired from the US Army, and they have two children. Brenda loves to craft, sew, garden and do woodworking. She also loves to go camping with her family.

 Lisa Stewart

Lisa Stewart

Administrative Assistant

Lisa is our newest member here at Oak Mountain Dental, but brings in a lot of knowledge of insurance and customer service. She graduated from Highland High School & Vo-Tech. Previously employed with Health Benefits of America & Farmers Insurance. She was born & raised in Pocatello, Idaho. She would love to go over your benefits with you and help you understand how to use them.

Her husband, Anthony, is employed as an engineer @UPRR. She has two daughters, one is working in Occupational Therapy in Boise, Idaho and the other is attending ISU. She enjoys gardening, and being around family & friends.

 
 Max Whitews

Max Whitews

Dental Assistant

Max has over 40+ years in the dental field and has been with our practice since 2013. She is a certified dental assistant from Idaho State University. She loves helping people and enjoys the people she works with. She always strives to do her job to the best of her abilities and loves being present to help make the practice a success.

Max has three daughter and eight grandchildren. She is fond of spending time with family, scrap-booking, and quilting.

 Paige Earley

Paige Earley

Dental Hygienist

Paige graduated from the dental hygiene program at Idaho State University in 2009, and she has been a part of our team at Oak Mountain Dental since . She enjoys being part of a team that cares about each other and each of our patients as well. Paige works to provide individualized care for our patients. She cares about our patients’ overall health and strives to help them reach their oral health goals.

Paige has been married since , with three children. When she is not working, Paige enjoys being outdoors, working out, and spending time with her family.

 Bridget George

Bridget George

Dental Hygienist

Bridget graduated from the dental hygiene program at Idaho State University in 2011 & has been with Oak Mountain Dental since 2015. She enjoys working with a fun, friendly dental team that truly cares about the needs of our patients. Bridget is excited to provide updated, top quality care to all she treats.

Outside of her career, she enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 young boys. She has passion for animals, gardening, camping, ATV riding, and anything outdoors.

Bridget grew up in Aberdeen, Idaho and currently resides there with her family and animals. Her family raises potatoes, wheat, and sugar beets. She enjoys helping out on the farm.

 
 Kendra

Kendra

Dental Assistant

Kendra has been in the dental field since 2014. She has been part of the team at Oak Mountain Dental since 2016. She loves being part of a team that cares so much about each other and their patients. Kendra has two sons and one daughter. She loves to spend time enjoying the outdoors. She loves to read, travel and be around friends and family.

 Scout

Scout

  Shayla

Shayla

 
 The team of Oak Mountain Dental in Pocatello, Idaho