Dr. Steve Bruce, DMD

Dr. Steve Bruce

My practice focus includes cosmetic dentistry, implant dentistry, and complex restorative cases.“

My Background

Dr. Steve Bruce Holding Salmon

I am a Boise native and graduated from the University of Idaho in 1972. I then attended the University of Oregon Dental School and graduated in 1976. I went on to complete a hospital residency in Denver, CO and have been practicing dentistry in Boise for over 34 years. My practice focus includes cosmetic dentistry, implant dentistry, and complex restorative cases.

Professional Memberships

  • American Dental Association
  • Idaho State Dental Association
  • Southwest Idaho Dental Society
  • American College of Dentistry (Fellow)
  • International College of Dentistry (Fellow)
  • Pierre Fauchard Academy

I have been very involved in organized dentistry and have held numerous positions in the ADA, ISDA, and Delta Dental over the years:

  • American Dental Association Board of Trustees Member (1998-2002)
  • American Dental Association delegate from Idaho (1992-1998)
  • Idaho State Dental Association President (1993-1994)
  • Idaho State Dental Association Legislative Chair
  • Delta Dental Plans of Idaho Board Member and Chairman (1985-1992 & 2005-present)
  • Adjunct Professor Idaho State University Advanced General Dentistry Program

Awards and Achievements

  • Idaho State Dental Association President's Award (2011)
  • Idaho State Dental Association Lifetime Achievement Award (2007)
  • Washington State Dental Association President's Award (2002)

Volunteer Activities

  • St. Alphonsus Foundation Board Member
  • Idaho Salmon and Steelhead Unlimited Board of Directors
  • Member of the Governor's Idaho Health Care Professional and Education Council
  • Boise City Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors
  • Capitol Classic Children’s Race Chairman