Meet Our Team

Dentist in Twin Falls, ID

All our professionals at Canyon Gate Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Dr. Robert A. Adams, D.D.S.

Upon his graduation from Creighton University Dental School in 1996, Dr. Robert Adams and his wife Jannett moved their family back to Idaho. At that time he purchased a dental practice and office from Dr. Eddie Allison, who after practicing for many years was ready to retire. After practicing in that location for eight years, Dr. Adams built a new, state of the art office near the Snake River Canyon.

Dr. Adams is committed to bringing the highest quality of care to his patients, and furthers his studies with several continuing education seminars each year; including courses from Mid Continental Orthodontics, White Cap Institute of Implant Dentistry, and is a Premier Preferred Provider in Invisalign technology orthodontics.

Dr. Adams’ patients feel confident they will always receive his kind, gentle, and caring manner in their quest to achieve the smile they have always desired. Dr. Adams enjoys exercise, boating, wake-boarding, scuba diving and spending time with his wife Jannett, and their four children, Clerissa, Creighton, Ashton and Boston, and also with his grandaughter Emilia.


Dr. Jason Scoresby D.M.D.

With the growth of our practice, we are pleased to welcome Dr. Jason Scoresby to Canyon Gate Dental.  He joined the practice this spring and has already become a vital part of the office.  With extended family in the Magic Valley and Eastern Idaho, he was anxious to relocate after practicing in Iowa.  His undergraduate work was completed at BYU-Idaho and graduate degree at Roseman University of Health Sciences.

He and his wife Meghan have three children: two sons and a daughter and are enjoying the wonderful outdoor opportunities of the area; especially camping, fishing and hiking.




Karen Brown

Karen Brown, Canyon Gate Dental's office manager, has been with us for over 40 years. Patients have come to appreciate her vast experience in insurance benefits, financial planning, and keeping the office running smoothly. Mentioned often is her ability to remember people and names! How does she do it?

Karen has three adult children, and six grand-children which are the apple of her eye. Pictures can be seen on her desk, updated regularly!


Bethany Mattix

Bethany Mattix is our front office / receptionist extraordinaire. Her bright smile and friendly greeting welcomes patients to the practice, and makes them feel they have chosen the right place. She is also an experienced dental assistant, receiving her certificate from Boise State in 1999. Go Broncos!! This allows her to help with patients when the need for an extra hand is necessary. We have enjoyed Bethany as a co-worker for 17 years.

Bethany, her husband Michael, and three children reside in Wendell. Family keeps them very busy attending sporting events, and childrens activities.



Hailee Deelstra

Hailee is part of our hygiene staff here at Canyon Gate Dental. Hailee is dedicated to bringing the highest quality of care to our patients. She believes being a dental hygienist not only means serving your patients, but committing to a lifetime of learning. She strives for optimal patient care and comfort.

Hailee married her high school sweetheart and they now live in Wendell. When she isn’t caring for her patients, you can find her helping her husband on his family run organic dairy.



Meg Jeffries


Meg is one of our amazing Dental Hygienists. She gratuated from Carrington College of Dental Hygiene. Meg is a firm believer that patients' needs come first, and that good communication is the key to good relationships with them. Gaining a firm trust and strong relationship with her patients is one of utmost priorty for her. She feels blessed to have the opportunity to wake up everyday, drive to her dream job, and help individuals in ways they cannot. Meg, her husband Grant, and her three bonus daughters live in Twin Falls. She loves working out and living a healthy lifestyle. When she isn't with her patients, you can find her hunting or  enjoying the outdoors.




Melody Zamora

Melody, our Hygiene Assistant, graduated from the Dental Assisting program at CSI. During the time she has been with us, she is a great  welcoming the patients to the hygiene department prior to seeing the hygienist. Fluent in Spanish, Melody has been a great asset with our Spanish speaking patients.

 Melody enjoys fishing, camping and spending time with her niece and nephews.


Mackenzi Jasper

Mackenzi has been a part of our dental team for five years now. She is dedicated to bringing the best quality care to all of her patients. Mackenzi constantly strives to bring comfort and ease to every dental experience. She  exceeds at making every patient feel like a top priority.

Mackenzi loves to spend time outdoors in her free time. She loves to spend time with her friends and family, along with her chocolate lab, Moxie.


Chelsie Miller

Since Chelsie joined dental assistant team, she has proven herself to be invaluable.  She graduated top of her class from the Dental Assisting Program at Carrington College in California. Chelsie’s friendly and caring manner quickly puts even the most nervous patient at ease.

While somewhat of a “home-body,” she also enjoys camping, fishing and several outdoor activities.



Wendee Gardner

Wendee attended Herzing University where she recieved her associates in Sciene and her Dental Assisting degree. She was born and raised in Twin Falls, moved away for college and returned in 2011. Wendee is compassionate and caring with all of her patients and is always going above and beyond to make sure they have the best experience possible. 

When Wendee is out of the office she enjoys spending time with her husband and their 2 children, along with hunting, fishing, camping, and anything else outdoors.



Annette Miranda

Annette first came to Canyon Gate Dental as a dental assistant, and has since joined the front office team. With over ten years experience in dentistry Annette is a valuable asset to our office.

Her two children keep her really busy as does helping her parents with their family restaurant.