|Dr. Geoffrey Herzog is a native of Idaho. Born in Pocatello, he attended Century High School where he excelled in both the classroom and in athletics. He received a Bachelors' of Science Degree in Biology from the University of Idaho in 2007. He then went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at the University of Pittsburgh in 2011. He followed up his education by earning a Certificate of Advanced Education in General Dentistry in 2012 at the Baylor College of Dentistry in Dallas, TX. Dr. Herzog received distinguished awards during his college career including the 2011 Baylor College of Dentistry Resident Scholarship Award for Outstanding Performance as well as the 2011 Lux Scholarship Award for Outstanding Leadership and Excellence.
To further enhance his dental education, Dr. Herzog has completed hundreds of hours of continuing education in the specialty areas of implant dentistry, endodontics, sports dentistry and orthodontics. He is currently a provider for Clear Correct Orthodontics and has received a certificate from the American Orthodontic Society for Straight Wire Orthodontics. He is a member of the Idaho State Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, the Academy of Sports Dentistry, and the American Orthodontic Society. He currently serves as the President Elect for the Southwest Idaho Dental Society. In 2017, Dr. Herzog received the distinguished Fellowship Award from the Academy of General Dentistry, at a national convention in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Dr. Herzog loves to be involved in the community and volunteer his time and abilities. He supports several local societies, organizations and youth sports teams. Every few years he guides a team on a dental mission trip, where he provides dental work for people in foreign countries who do not have access to care. His most recent trip was to a very small village in Belize.
Dr. Herzog is committed to providing gentle, quality care to his patients while integrating the latest technology and procedures. After practicing in Austin, Texas for three years, he is excited to be back in Idaho. In his spare time Dr. Herzog is an avid fly fisherman, golfer, skier and sports fan. He loves being involved with his local community and looks forward to building new relationships with the great people of the Treasure Valley.
|Dr. Kristine Ali's career in dentistry began as a chairside dental assistant. Under the mentorship of her dentist in Great Falls, Montana, she became interested in learning more. She loved working with patients and decided she wanted to become a dentist!
She received her Bachelor of Arts degree from Carroll College in Helena, Montana and was awarded her Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) degree in 2008 from the Oregon Health and Science University School of Dentistry in Portland, Oregon. After several years in private practice in Santa Fe, New Mexico, Dr. Ali is excited to call Boise home and join the fabulous Water’s Edge Dental team!
Each year Dr. Ali attends extensive postdoctoral studies in advanced dentistry with a special focus on restorative dentistry. She provides some of the latest advances in dental technology and combines advanced clinical dentistry with "down-to-earth" care and communication that will make you feel right at home.
Dr. Ali is a proud member of the American Dental Association, the Idaho State Dental Association, and the Southwest Idaho Dental Society. Dr. Ali helped the Villa Therese Catholic Clinic in Santa Fe begin the Women and Children's Dental Clinic which provides free dental care to uninsured mothers, pregnant women, and children. She also was a volunteer dentist and donor at various Mission of Mercy events. In New Mexico, she served on the board of, and is past president of the Santa Fe District Dental Society.
Her husband, Dr. Cyrus Ali, is a general surgeon and they have three wonderful little ones. In their free time, the Alis enjoy hiking, cooking, and exploring the Treasure Valley.
By combining advanced clinical dentistry with a fun and friendly style, Dr. Ali is committed to providing you with an exceptional dental experience.
Front Office Staff
Where are you from? Southern California but been in Boise for 13 years
Favorite thing about dentistry? Our dental "family" including employees and patients
Favorite food? Pizza – duh
Favorite Musical Band? The Eagles
Where are you from? Sacramento, CA.
What do you like to do for fun? Watch my boys play baseball
Favorite food? Mexican and Chocolate
Favorite Movie? Breakfast Club
Where are you from? Rapid City, SD, but I have been in Boise for 26 years
How long have you been involved in dentistry? Over 9 years
Favorite thing about living in Idaho? Everything to do outdoors
Favorite Quote? "Not all who wander are lost."
Where are you from? Been in Boise for the past 10 years but originally from Southern California
Hobbies? Camping and Motorcycle riding
Favorite thing about living in Idaho? The four seasons
Favorite Food? French Fries
Where are you from? Born and raised in Nampa, ID
Where did you go to school? Idaho State University
Pets: My cat "Tina Fey"
Favorite Food? Chocolate
Where are you from? I have been in Boise since 1993
Where did you go to school? University of Utah and Northwestern University
Favorite thing about living in Idaho? Love the people, just not the weather this past winter
Favorite Quote? "Keep calm and Carry on!"
Where are you from? Been in Boise since 2003
Dental Experience? Over 25 years
What do you like to do outside of work? Go hiking, boating and spending time with my family
Favorite musical artist? Garth Brooks
Where are you from? Spokane, Washington
Where did you go to school? Gonzaga University, "Go Zags"
Favorite part of dentistry? The patients
Favorite Quote? "The best is yet to come"
Where are you from? Been in Boise my entire life
Where did you go to school? Bishop Kelly H.S. and Idaho State University
What do you like to do outside of work? Skiing, golfing, biking and running
Favorite Food? Basque food.
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