Meet the Team
Dr. Brad Hobson was born and raised in a large family in Boise, ID. He quickly learned his place as the seventh of eight children as he gained skills of listening, watching and observing the behavior of his older siblings to thrive and avoid their pitfalls. Little did he realize the skills he polished as a child would be invaluable as a dentist. Dr. Hobson strives to observe and listen to each of his patients and treat him or her individually according to their personal needs.
He received his undergraduate Bachelor degrees at both Brigham Young University in Provo (BS Business), Utah and Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, ID (BS Biology) and earned his Doctorate at Indiana University Purdue University of Indiana in Indianapolis (DDS). One of Dr. Hobson’s favorite things to do is attend high-quality continuing education seminars across the country. He is a life-ling student that prioritizes staying current with modern and proven dentistry.
Dr. Hobson practiced dentistry in Lewiston, Idaho prior to relocating to Great Falls. He loves living in Great Falls with his wife and four young children. Dr. Hobson enjoys, biking on the River’s Edge Trail, fly fishing on the MightyMo, camping, hiking, boating and spending time with his family. Dr. Hobson is a proud member of the American Dental Association, Montana Dental Association, and the Idaho State Dental Association.
Originally from California, Denise moved around the country with her family due to her Dad being in the Navy. She settled in Montana and has lived in Great Falls for years.
Denise graduated from Wyoming’s Sheridan College in 1996 with her hygiene degree and has been working with Dr. Anderson and Dr. Hobson ever since. She is one of our hygienists at the office and she will be cleaning your teeth, providing oral health education, and can answer questions on treatment needed.
When Denise isn’t at the office you can find her spending time with her four children and grandson. She also enjoys being in the great outdoors soaking up the sun, camping and paddle boarding.
Melissa – Hygienist
Born and raised in Great Falls, Melissa started her dental career as a dental assistant in 2000 and then went back to school for her dental hygiene degree.
Melissa graduated from the MSU-COT’s dental hygiene program in 2004, and joined our dental hygiene team in December 2010. She will be cleaning your teeth, providing oral health education and can answer questions on needed treatment. If you see Melissa for your hygiene needs you will likely feel like Melissa is one of your close friends. She will help you feel welcomed and will ensure your oral health is in top condition.
Outside the office you can find Melissa cheering on her daughters at their sporting events, yelling at the TV with her husband while watching the Minnesota Vikings, or pursing her passion for photography!
Lisa – Hygienist
Lisa was born and raised in Great Falls. She began her dental career as a Dental Assistant in 2008 after graduating from the Dental Assisting Program at MSU-COT. Lisa then returned to MSU-COT and graduated in 2011 with her Dental Hygiene Degree. Lisa joined our team in 2015. As one of our hygienists, Lisa will be cleaning your teeth, providing oral health education and can answer treatment plan questions.
When not in the office, Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and 2 children. You’ll also find her spending time with friends, traveling and enjoying outdoor activities.
Susan – Dental Assistant
Susan has been in the dental field since 1982. Susan has been a part of our office team for over three decades! She loves to educate patients on dental health and make treatment as comfortable as possible. There are very few dental scenarios Susan hasn’t helped correct in her career. You will certainly notice that she has a true passion and talent for helping patients have the best dental experience possible no matter your age or current oral health.
Susan enjoys spending her free time with her husband and two daughters. She loves skiing, water skiing and scuba diving. She loves to travel and spend time in the mountains.
Jo was born and raised in Shelby, Montana, where her family owns and operates a farm. She graduated from the MSU-COT dental assisting program in 2008 and has been helping patients at our office since May 2012. Jo adds a very gentle touch to your appointment and is excellent at ensuring every patient is as comfortable as they can be while in the dental office.
Outside the Office you can find Jo spending time with her Husband and two sons. Jo also enjoys camping, golfing, and bringing her sons back to the family farm where she was raised.
Amy is originally from Washington State but has lived in Great Falls for eleven years. Along with Bev, she handles front office operation and management. She graduated from Bellingham Vocational Technical College with a degree in Dental Assisting, which allows her to assist Dr. Hobson whenever the need arises. Amy joined the team in 2009.
When Amy isn’t at the office you will find her spending time with her husband, three children, and granddaughter. She enjoys cooking, sewing, camping and discovering new places in Montana.
DR BRAD HOBSON
Great Falls, MT 59405