Dr. Jacob Dunham grew up riding tractors and helping his dad on their family farm right here in Colorado. After spending his childhood in Wiley, Dr. Dunham attended Colorado State University (Go Rams!) where he graduated with a degree in soil and crop sciences (which he swears he uses every day in dentistry). Staying close to home, he went on to attend and graduate from the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Dunham is seriously passionate about dentistry and providing exceptional care for his patients. Dr. Dunham is an elite Dawson Dentist, which means that he has dedicated many hours of continuing education learning how to care for patients at the highest clinical and ethical level. From cosmetic veneers to Invisalign to dental implants, Dr. Dunham uses the latest in dental techniques and technology to deliver exceptional outcomes for his patient’s specific needs. It is important to Dr. Dunham that each patient feels comfortable and cared for, prioritizing communication and patient experience above all else.
Dr. Amy grew up in Colorado Springs near the Garden of the Gods. She attended the University of Colorado at Boulder, and graduated with her DDS from the University of Colorado School of Dental Medicine in Denver (where she met Dr. Danny!). After dental school, Dr. Amy finished a 1-year Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency in Seattle, Washington. She then spent several years as a general dentist in both the public health and private practice sectors before deciding to specialize as a pediatric dentist.
Dr. Amy matched to her top choice pediatric dental residency program at the Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin in Milwaukee, where she spent the next 2 years training. In her last year at the program, she had the honor of serving as Chief Resident. Dr. Amy is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and a diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Outside of caring for her patient family, Dr. Amy loves spending time with Dr. Danny, their daughter, Emma, and pup, Keagan. You can find her exploring local food spots, enjoying time outdoors, going to live sporting events, and traveling.
We’ve fostered a tight-knit team of helpers, encouragers, and go-getters who will always treat you like family. Our friendly crew will go the extra mile to ensure your stay is fun, inspiring, and comfortable, so every visit to our office feels like home. Our team would love to meet you and your family, so come by and say hello today!
There’s no doubt about it - ambiance matters. And this couldn’t be more true when it comes to dental offices. We believe a thoughtful, beautiful space invites opportunities for genuine connection and the freedom to simply sit-back. Our peaceful office features TVs, a refreshing beverage station, and comfy chairs — all to help you and your family feel relaxed and entertained throughout your stay!
At Water Valley Dental, we're excited to simplify dental trips by creating stress-free, upbeat patient experiences for you and your family. During each visit, our friendly team will greet you, check you in for your appointment, and will always be happy to answer any questions you may have. Next, our doctors will get to know you and design a personalized treatment plan based on your lifestyle and budget.