All our professionals at Osterkamp Family Dental maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.
Dr. Osterkamp grew up in Buhl, ID and graduated from Buhl Senior High School. He then received his undergraduate degree from Boise State University graduating with a BS in Biology. Dr. Osterkamp then attended dental school at the University of Midwestern in Glendale, AZ. Upon graduation Dr. Osterkamp moved to Tucson, AZ where he practiced for one year before realizing he wanted to call Idaho home again.
Dr. Osterkamp moved back to Boise, ID in 2015 and has been practicing in the Boise area ever since. In May of 2017 he purchased formerly Center For Contemporary Dentistry at Bown Crossing, now Osterkamp Family and is absolutely thrilled for the opportunity to provide dental care at the highest level for the residents of Boise. In the summer of 2019, Dr. Osterkamp renamed the office, Osterkamp Family Dental.
Dr. Osterkamp is currently an active member in the American Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association and Idaho State Dental Association. He also attends monthly study club meetings with TeamACT. He is especially proud of his current involvement with the Kois Center based out of Seattle, WA, where he is taking his education and patient care to the next level. He invites all of his potential new patients as well as his current patients to check out the Kois Center at www.koisecenter.com .
Charlene was born and raised in Southern California, has been a licensed Dental Hygienist for 16 years and has worked in the dental field for 25 years. Charlene graduated with the Professionalism Award from Pasadena City College Dental Hygiene Program in 2002. She is an Active Duty Air Force spouse and has been stationed at seven bases including three overseas assignments in the last 22 years. Charlene has been recognized by three Fighter Wings, including Mountain Home AFB, for volunteering her hygiene services to the men and women of the United States Air Force. She has elevated her skill set by working with eight private practice Dentists and multiple Air Force Periodontists, General Dentists, and Dental Residents, to include the former Periodontal Consultant of the Air Force Dental Corps. After moving from Germany to Boise, she decided to make Idaho her future home. Charlene is dedicated to her patients well-being and takes great pride in connecting personally with them and investing in their oral health.
Taylor is a Boise native. She attended dental assisting school at Boise State University. She strives to build relationships with her patients and finds their trust is very important and rewarding. She also takes pride in providing her patients with a relaxing and comfortable dental experience. Taylor enjoys aerial yoga, paddle boarding, and going to concerts.
Jennie is an Idaho native born and raised. With 20 years of dental and medical experience, she excels in every area of patient care. Jennie aims to provide the best patient care possible and thinks of her patients as if "they were a member of my family." In her free time, she likes to read, run, kayak, and spend time goofing around with her family.
Brenna is a California native, who made a pit stop in Oregon, before moving to Boise in 2010. She attended Brown Mackie College for dental assisting and has over 10 years experience in the field. She then went on to graduate with her Bachelor's Degree in Health Administration from the University of Phoenix. She is also an active member of both the National and Regional chapters of the American Association of Dental Office Managers (AADOM). Brenna enjoys building strong, lasting relationships with her patients while providing excellent care. She takes pride in her daily work and in the environment that has been established at Osterkamp Family Dental. When not at work, Brenna enjoys spending time outdoors hiking, paddle boarding, and hanging out with her family.
Elizabeth is originally from Washington state and moved to Boise in 2015. She has been a dental hygienist since 2017. Elizabeth enjoys getting to know all her amazing patients while providing them with a healthy and clean smile. In her free time Elizabeth enjoys spending time hiking/running or any physical outdoor activity.