Our Team

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. James Osterkamp


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 .

Brenna Butler

Office Manager/Front Desk

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 Ybarra


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.

Karissa Hughes

Front Desk

Karissa is a Boise native. She has 10+ years of customer service and strives to connect and make an impact with the people she encounters. Karissa enjoys an active lifestyle whether its paddle boarding, hiking, going to the gym, or rollerblading on the greenbelt. She loves spending time with her two fur-babies, Regina and Fozzie. She looks forward to greeting you at your next appointment!

Brytney Scheer


Brytney was born and raised in Montana and earned her bachelor's degree in Sociology/Psychology degree at the University of Montana. After several years of work in the social work field, Brytney moved to Idaho to get an education in Dental Hygiene. She fell in love with Idaho and all it had to offer. Outside of work, you can find Brytney on roller skates or hiking up to a mountain lake.

Ashley Hahn

Dental Assistant

Ashley was born and raised in Boise and attended the Assist to Succeed Program for Dental Assisting. She graduated in 2018 and has found herself in a career which she enjoys. She is currently attending CWI to complete her Associate's Degree. When she is not working or attending school, Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband and her cat Sylvester.

Contact Us

  • Osterkamp Family Dental
    Formerly Center for Contemporary Dentistry

    3157 South Bown Way
    Suite #200
    Boise, ID 83706


    Call Us
    Phone: (208) 342-8000
    Fax : (208) 342-8011

    Mon: Closed
    Tue: 7:00AM-5:00PM
    Wed: 7:00AM-5:00PM
    Thu: 7:00AM-5:00PM
    Fri: 7:00AM-2:00PM
    Sat: Closed
    Sun: Closed