Robinson & Melzer Family Dental

Our Practice

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Your smile is important.

We are an experienced dental clinic that provides dental services to the residents of Bozeman, Montana and the surrounding areas. We are proud to be able to offer our clients a warm and relaxing environment, where they can feel comfortable and secure. To us, every patient’s overall health and well being is extremely important.

Families are a wonderful and welcome addition to our practice, and we welcome all ages from munchkins to centurions. At our clinic, each and every patient is treated as an individual and our staff truly enjoys getting to know everyone on a personal level. We enjoy hearing about your vacations, hunting trips or sports experiences while you’re in having a dental service. It really makes our day when you share bits of your life with us, and we always look forward to updates on your trips or adventures during your next appointment.

 

Our Team

 
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Brand Robinson, D.D.S

Dr. Brand D. Robinson was born in Glasgow, Montana and grew up in the Gallatin Valley. He received his Bachelors of Science in Biology from Idaho State University where he also played basketball on a full athletic scholarship. After graduating from Idaho State, he attended and received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from The Loyola University School of Dentistry in Chicago. There he excelled in fixed prosthetics and endodontics and graduated Cum Laude. Dr. Robinson has been practicing dentistry in the Gallatin Valley, as well as several church affiliated mission trips overseas since 1984. He is an alumnus of The Pankey Institute for Advanced Dental Education and is also a member of the Blue Ribbon Seminars. As a member of the Manhattan School Board, Dry Creek Bible Church, and a past Volunteer Assistant Coach for the Manhattan High School varsity boys’ basketball team, he stays highly involved in the local community. Dr. Robinson enjoys spending time with his wife, four children, and his five grandchildren. As an avid outdoorsman, he also spends time hunting, fishing, golfing, and anything that gets him outside.

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Tyler Melzer, D.M.D.

Dr. Tyler C. Melzer grew up on the western slope of Colorado, he moved to Bozeman to attend Montana State University where he received a Bachelor of Science degree in Cell Biology and Neuroscience. After graduation he worked at MSU as a research technician in an immunology lab before heading to Boston for dental school. He attended Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where he received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine. At Tufts he was honored with the Senior Endowed Prize Fund for Achievement, Professionalism, and Strength of Character. Dr. Melzer is an active member of many continuing education study clubs and dental associations including the Yellowstone Cast Gold Study Club, Big Sky Tanner Study Club, 20/20 Oral Plastic Surgery Minimally Invasive Soft Tissue Grafting for Teeth and Implants, American Dental Association, Montana Dental Association, 6th District Dental Association, and is the 6th District New Dentist Representative 2016-2017.  Outside of dentistry Dr. Melzer enjoys spending time with his family and participating in community events. You can see him and his wife Molly and their sons Oliver (5) and Flint (3) on the soccer fields, ski slopes, hiking, biking, camping and taking advantage of all that our beautiful state of Montana has to offer.

 
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Asheley, Registered Dental Hygienist

Asheley has over 8 years of experience as a dental hygienist. A Montana native, she was raised in Dillon and moved to Bozeman in 2013. She has been providing patients with exceptional dental hygiene care and takes pride in her gentle, yet thorough approach. Most importantly, she appreciates the lasting relationships she makes with her patients and their families. Asheley and her husband are excited to raise their kids here in Bozeman. She keeps busy with her two small children and enjoys photography, fishing, cooking and baking in her spare time!

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Hannah, Registered Dental Hygienist

Hannah joined our team in 2016. She worked as a pediatric dental assistant for 3 years before becoming a dental hygienist. She graduated from the Oregon Institute of Technology in 2014 with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene and has been working as a dental hygienist, serving both adults and children ever since. She is most passionate about patient relations and education. Hannah is originally from Reno, NV. Shortly after marrying her cowboy of a husband, they relocated to Montana, his home state. In her free time she loves to read, cook, and explore everything this big sky country has to offer!

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Jennifer, Registered Dental Hygienist

Jennifer joined our team in 2014.  She brings 25 years of dental experience to the office.  Her first 6 years were as a dental assistant and the past 19 as a hygienist. She has served on the Montana State Board of dentistry for the past 11 years as a member of the full board and the chair of the dental hygiene committee. Jennifer also currently serves as a chief examiner for the dental hygiene and anesthesia examinations for the Western Regional Examining Board.  Jennifer moved to Bozeman with her husband and daughter from Oregon in 1998.  

 
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Cindy, Dental Assistant

Cindy joined our team in May of 2015 as Dr. Melzer’s dental assistant and passed the x-ray certification process in May of 2016.  She was born in Glasgow, Montana and later moved with her family to Manhattan where she grew up.  Cindy is happily married to her husband Brett and together they have two children and eight grandchildren.  In her spare time she enjoys reading, camping, rock hounding, and exploring ghost towns; as well as going for drives in the mountains photographing bear, elk and eagles. 

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Dore', Dental Assistant

Dore' joined the team as Brand Robinson's Dental Assistant in September of 2016. She was born and raised on a ranch north of Livingston and moved to Bozeman in 2012 where she attended Montana Bible College receiving a one year certificate in Biblical Studies. She worked as a receptionist for a pediatric dental office for two years and has two years of nanny experience as well. In her spare time, she enjoys sports, camping, hiking, playing guitar, and researching travel destinations. She looks forward to meeting you and assisting with your dental needs! 

Sari, Dental Assistant

Sari joined our practice in the spring of 2016 and works with us part-time. She is currently enrolled as a full-time student at Montana State University pursuing degrees in Exercise Science and Spanish- she hopes to attend medical school when she graduates.  Sari was born and raised in Missoula and enjoys being outside with friends in her free time.

 

Melanie, Bookkeeper

Melanie joined our office staff in 2011. She originally began as a part-time receptionist, but transitioned into our office bookkeeper. On occasion, you may still see her up at the front desk helping out. Melanie enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children. She loves camping, cooking for family & friends, coaching her daughter’s basketball teams, and helping at home on the ranch. 

Nikki, Office & Patient Care Coordinator

Nikki has been a part of our team for the last 8 years, and coordinates our patient’s treatment, insurance billing, and accounts receivables.  You may even see her filling in for one of our assistants as she is a certified dental assistant with 15 years of experience in the dental field.  She enjoys spending time with her husband Scott and their three daughters, cooking, gardening, reading, camping, and hiking.  

Tara, Office & Patient Care Coordinator

Tara joined our practice in 2015, and assists our patients with appointment scheduling, insurance billing, accounts receivable, and coordination of treatment plans.  She grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio, and relocated to Bozeman in 2001.  Tara is a certified dental assistant with thirteen years of experience in the dental field, and has worked in both pediatric and general dental practices in Bozeman.  In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and their twin children, cooking, reading, gardening, and fitness.