Dr. Toby Merriman
Dr. Merriman is a Board Certified Pediatric Dentist. He received his Bachelor of Science degree from Willamette University in 1993. In 2000, he graduated with honors from Oregon Health Sciences University Dental School, receiving his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. During this time, through a volunteer program with Northwest Medical Team, he worked closely with a group of Pediatric Dentists that were providing dental care for the underserved children in the Portland area. This experience led Dr. Merriman to pursue Pediatric Dentistry as a career. He went on to complete his Pediatric Residency at the University of Missouri Kansas City in conjunction with Children's Mercy Hospital in 2002.
Dr. Merriman has been serving the children of the Treasure Valley since July of 2002. He is currently a staff Pediatric Dentist for St. Luke's hospital, and serves as a participant on the cleft lip and palate team in Idaho. He is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Idaho State Dental Association.
Dr. Merriman enjoys being involved in the community. He donates his time to Special Olympics, teaching classes, and speaking to groups on the importance of children's oral health. He coached Lacrosse at Boise and Centennial High Schools, and is a sponsor for Meridian PAL flag football and Little League Baseball.