About Us

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At The Children's Dental Village, we pride ourselves on providing the best care and attention to your child and family. We understand the importance of continuing education and providing the best in pediatric dentistry.

Pediatric Trained & Certified Staff

Our friendly and experienced staff are here to assist you with gentle care and guidance. Each member of our staff is trained and certified specifically for the pediatric dental field. We take the time to understand the circumstances that surround each child's unique situation. Questions and comments are encouraged by our staff to ensure that you and your child have a care-free dental visit.

Dr. Jay L. Enzler, DDS

Dr. Enzler grew up in an orphanage in his homeland of South Korea and then later found his calling in working with children. He attended the Eastern Washington University undergraduate program and later graduated from the School of Dentistry at Creighton University. After dental school, Dr. Enzler completed his Pediatric Training at the University of Washington, where he was taught how to best help children modify their behavior through show and tell. Dr. Enzler prides himself on being able to make a difference, not only in a building a lifetime of good oral health, but helping children grow to become more confident and happy. He is a pediatric trained specialist limited to children's dental care and a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Spokane Dental Society, Washington Dental Society, American Dental Society, and is a Faculty Member at EWU. He is currently involved with "Give Kids a Smile" events and other dental society events. Dr. Enzler is married to his high school sweetheart, Nikki, and has three children. He enjoys boating, fishing, golf and spending time with this family.

Dr. Kirk E. Fuhriman, DDS

Dr. Kirk Fuhriman was born and raised in Washington. This is where he developed his love for the outdoors. Dr. Kirk played basketball competitively from Kindergarten through the State Championship Game his senior year of High School. He also was a 4 year letter in Cross Country and various Track Events. Dr. Kirk attended Brigham Young University where he graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in Conservation Biology with a Zoology Minor.

Dr. Kirk was fortunate to return to Washington where he accomplished his dental training at the highly competitive University of Washington School of Dentistry. During his time at the UW, he married his sweetheart Stephanie. She went on to earn a Bachelor’s degree in Dental Hygiene at Eastern Washington University where she graduated at the top of her class. During her time at EWU, Dr. Kirk and Stephanie grew to love Spokane and the wonderful people here. The two enjoy spending time with their 4 active children.

After three years of general dentistry, Dr. Kirk found his true passion was working with kids and after additional training, joined Children’s Dental Village in 2008. He was previously a clinical faculty member at EWU, is currently an active member in good standing with the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Spokane District Dental Society, Washington State Dental Society, and American Dental Association. Dr. Kirk also has Operating Room privileges at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital where he is able to perform comprehensive treatment for children when needed. Throughout his lifetime he has been energetically involved in many athletic and charitable activities ranging from hospital service, church missionary service, tutoring children and peers, coaching and refereeing youth basketball, to promoting dental education for children and their parents at local schools and other organized events.

When he’s not at the office you may find Dr. Kirk snowboarding, wake surfing, hiking, biking, or at school events and sporting activities with his own kids.

Dr. Shantell Drew, DDS

Dr. Shantell grew up in Jamestown, North Dakota. She is the oldest of five children with over thirty cousins. She attended Minnesota State University-Moorhead for her undergraduate program where she volunteered at the daycare daily and obtained her Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Biology with an Emphasis in Health and Medical Sciences and a Chemistry Minor degree.

Dr. Shantell has three lovely and very active children ages 3 months , 2 years and 4 years old with her husband Jake. She met Jake in her class while attending Creighton University School of Dentistry in Omaha, NE. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Washington State Dental Association and the Spokane District Dental Society. When she and Jake aren’t practicing dentistry or chasing the children around they love to travel, visit family back in North Dakota and Dr. Shantell loves eating ice cream.

Working with children is a privilege and a pleasure for Dr. Shantell. She has a true knack with kids. Her genuine compassion for her patients and their parents is apparent with every thorough dental visit. She looks forward to going to work every day. Her goal is to make any child’s dental experience a fun- filled, creative adventure.

Dr. Mark Bottorff, Anesthesiologist

Dr. Mark owns and operates Mobile Anesthesia for Children, which is an office based anesthesia service. He provides office anesthesia for children. "Dr. Mark” started his anesthesia education and training in the US Army as a medic in the Special Forces. He then went on to receive his BS at the University of Maryland, DDS at University of Southern California, and General Anesthesia degree and fellowship at Loma Linda University.

With his gentle manner and caring approach, he helps children of all ages feel comfortable in his care. He puts children at ease by building an instant rapport with them. Dr. Mark, his wife Tamara and their two sons reside in Liberty Lake. In his free times he enjoys the outdoors with his family.

Take A Tour

At Children's Dental Village we believe a fun, inviting environment can relieve your child's anxiety about visiting the dentist. Please navigae throught the images of both our North and Valley locations.