Our Team

Eagle River, AK's Dentists

Keep your smile shining brightly with our expert dental care!

Keep your smile shining brightly with our expert dental care!

Our team in Eagle River, AK is made up of highly skilled and experienced dental professionals with years of training and education.

Legacy Dental Arts' Cosmetic, Implant, Sedation and General Dentistry experts are passionate and dedicated professionals who are constantly upgrading and refining their skills with ongoing training and continuing education in the latest techniques and procedures.

From Sedation, Implant, and Cosmetic Dentistry, to general dental services, children's dentistry and emergency dental treatment, Legacy Dental Arts' dental professionals are committed to providing quality dentistry at reasonable prices.

Meet the doctors

Dr. James Penfield
Dr. Penfield received his dental degree at Creighton University in Omaha, Nebraska and his Bachelor's at Brigham Young University, majoring in Spanish and Zoology. He has since received continued training on implants, cosmetics, lasers, three-dimensional radiology, sedation, invisible braces, as well as other aspects of dentistry. James has flown around the world to train with some of the best dental professionals. He is a member of the ADA, AGD, Sustaining member of the AACD, he also studies at the prestigious KOIS center and Masterships at the ICOI. A member of Crown Council and Richardson Group Coaching. Dr Penfield and his team keep their knowledge up to date in the most advanced procedures and technologies and most important, they LOVE taking care of you and your family!
Dr. Penfield is an easy going and fun loving guy who grew up working in his father’s lumber business and also worked as a scuba instructor while in dental school. Overcoming cancer at a young age developed him into a caring and understanding Individual with a high respect for quality of life and how he can improve it for others.
Both loving the outdoors, Dr. Penfield and his wife moved to Alaska in 2004 to seek adventure.
Dr. James Penfield
He has since had three wonderful children and enjoys watching his children and his practice grow. So few people can really say they love what they do. For James it is a reality.

Dr. Enoch Ross
We would like to welcome Dr. Enoch Ross to Legacy Dental Arts. Enoch grew up in Southern Oregon. He attended Walla Walla College and graduated with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology in 2000. After graduating from Dental School at Loma Linda in 2005, he served multiple 1-2 week long missions in Guatemala, Peru, Nicaragua, and Saipan.

Dr. Ross married his beautiful wife Karin in 2011, and they just welcomed their baby girl Elsa in November 2014. His hobbies include woodworking and playing the piano and guitar.
Having Dr. Ross join us brings the availability of extended hours to our practice, and we are so excited to have him on our team! 

Dr. Michael Cady
Dr. Cady moved to Pocatello when he was seven with his parents and four siblings. Michael graduated from Pocatello High School. After serving a two-year mission for his church in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, he attended Brigham Young University-Idaho, receiving his Bachelors degree in Biology. He then attended Nova Southeastern University College of Dental Medicine in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, receiving his Doctorate of Medical Dentistry. Following this he completed the 2.5 year program at the University of Missouri in Kansas City for post-doctorate studies / residency with specialization in Periodontics. He is currently a supervising Dentist for the Dental Hygiene clinic at Idaho State University.

He and his wife Angela have 3 wonderful children. Dr. Cady enjoys golfing, fly fishing, snow sports, but mostly his family. He is thrilled to be returning to the Pocatello area to be closer to family and enjoy the quality of life that comes with living in Southeastern Idaho. 
Dr. Cady is a member of the following professional organizations: 
  • American Dental Association
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • South Eastern Idaho Dental Association
Dr. James Penfield

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