LESLIE B. ANTHONY D.M.D.
Dr. Anthony was born and raised in Augusta, Georgia. She completed her undergraduate education at Emory University in 1982 and graduated from the Medical College of Georgia School of Dentistry in 1989. Dr. Anthony completed a residency program in general dentistry at Oregon Health Sciences University in conjunction with the Veterans Administration Hospital. Dr. Anthony and her two adult children love their Montana home and the many activities available in the Flathead Valley.
Dr. Anthony is a perfectionist who insists on the comfort and satisfaction of her patients. She is experienced and competent in complex dentistry and has pursued extensive continuing education to provide optimal dental care for her patients. She is a member of the Montana Study Club, where she studies under internationally renowned prosthodontist, Dr. Frank Spear and UCLA CED Director, Dr. Ed McLaren.
Dr. Anthony is also a Diplomate of the American Board of Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dentists who are Diplomates of the ABDSM have demonstrated that they have the skills and knowledge essential for the delivery of excellent patient care. The ABDSM believes higher standards for dental sleep medicine translate into better care for patients and greater accountability. The ABDSM credential is widely recognized as the gold standard for excellence in dental sleep medicine.
Dr. Anthony volunteers for Shepard’s Hand Dental Clinic in Whitefish, Donated Dental Services of Montana, The Body Balance Program and Soroptimist International of Whitefish Smile of Hope.
Is a registered dental hygienist working on Dr. Anthony’s professional team since July 2012. Lindsey attended FVCC and completed her degree in dental hygiene in 2011 through MSU Great Falls. Lindsey spends most of her free time chasing her son and watching him grow big and strong.
“I love my practice, my co-workers and the friendly atmosphere of the office. In addition to cleaning teeth and everything else dental, I love all animals and being outside.”
Lindsey sometimes appears in our office as the resident tooth fairy.
Sandy is a registered dental hygienist who began her Flathead Valley career in 2003, doing vacation and maternity relief for other hygienists at Dr. Anthony’s office. Sandy attended the University of Indiana at South Bend where she concurrently earned her Dental Hygiene Degree and a Bachelor of General Studies Degree.
Living overseas for many years afforded Sandy an opportunity to adventure extensively throughout the world.
She now spends every spare minute grooming, training and traveling to show her ChowChows.
DeAn and her husband moved from Oregon to Montana in 2019. They were seeking a more rural place to call home so they could enjoy more quiet time outside. She loves living at the base of the mountains and loves anything outdoors, especially hiking.
Has been in the dental field for 35 years!! She has experience in general dentistry and orthodontics. She has lived in Montana for 25 years. Yvonne and her husband enjoy going to church, gardening and NASCAR. Her avocation is cake decorating – another area where she excels! Her depth and breadth of dental experience is invaluable as a dental assistant in our office.
Amber started working with us in July of 2020. Her days are spent in our back office helping the assistants and hygienists in any way she can to assure their days run as smoothly and efficiently as possible. She is a native to the Flathead Valley and lives outside of Columbia Falls with her husband, Tony. Together, they have 4 teenage children who keep them very busy. In her spare time, she enjoys remodeling her home, camping, and spending time in sunny Arizona.
Is our Scheduling Master / Patient Advocate. He has worked for Dr. Anthony since 2002. He is quite busy trying to keep up with two young children. He has a BA in Psychology from University of Richmond. He moved to MT in 1994 after a visit where he became enamored with the beauty of the area and the friendly people. He loves his job working with people. He also likes dogs, kids, Frisbee, long walks on the beach and desires whirled peas.
Dani is a Whitefish native who loves the outdoor activities of Montana. She and her husband, Josh, have two sons, Tanner (16) and Jordan (12) and her family likes to float the rivers, ride bikes and dirtbikes, ski, and camp together. She is cherishing her time as a vocal fan of her boys’ teams (football, basketball, soccer), and enjoys volunteering with the theatre while Tanner performs, and with the school to support the Writing Coaches program. They also have a close-knit extended family to play with, and live with their Australian Shepard, cat, and gecko.
Dani has worked in the dental field since 1993 and had been fortunate to learn from 7 dentists in two previous practices before joining Dr. Leslie Anthony. She has experienced many technological advances in dental care, and appreciates the importance of oral health as part of overall health and emotional wellness. She especially values the many wonderful co-workers and patients she has become friends with over her years in dentistry and is looking forward to getting to know and serve a new dental team and a new family of patients.