Meet The Team
The dental practice of Dr. Rachel Fehling, DMD
We recognize that all of our patients are unique and deserve to receive dental care that reflects their individual needs. Our experienced and talented team is committed to working with you and your family to create a comfortable, stress-free, and rewarding experience every time you visit our practice. We are pleased to welcome you and your family, and we look forward to working with you.
DR. RACHEL FEHLING, DMD.
Dr. Fehling was born and raised here in North Idaho. She and her husband Adam graduated from Post Falls High School where Adam is now a teacher. They then graduated from the University of Idaho before moving to Portland where Dr. Rachel attended dental school at Oregon Health Science University. In 2006 they moved back home to the Coeur d'Alene area where both of their families reside. Now with three beautiful daughters, Emily, Lauren and Katherine, they enjoy all that that the northwest has to offer. You'll find them boating or camping in the summer and snowshoeing, skiing or sledding in the winter.
Dr. Fehling practiced as an associate dentist in Post Falls for 5 years before deciding to open her own office in 2012. Many thanks go out to her great patients who, through their referrals, have helped Element Dental grow and thrive in the Coeur d'Alene area.
If you would like to reserve your appointment please contact the office in one of the following ways: by using the contact form to the right or you can call us at 208-664-2160.
If you've been a patient in the past, we can't wait to see you again, and if you're new to the office, we're excited for you to join our family. - Dr. Rachel Fehling
CAROL, RDH - HYGIENIST
Carol is our gentle and caring hygienist. She graduated from hygiene school in Santa Rosa, CA, in 2005, and has worked in the Coeur d'Alene area since. Carol enjoys teaching her patients the benefits of good oral hygiene and how it affects their overall health. Whether it has been years since your last cleaning or just a few months, Carol and Dr. Fehling will work with you to establish a clear plan to keep you healthy for a lifetime. When she's not in the office taking care of her patients, she's spending time with her friends, family, and two boys.
JOSIE- DENTAL ASSISTANT
Josie is our fantastic chairside assistant. She works right alongside Dr. Fehling ensuring you receive the gentlest dental care. She is fun, energetic, and our patients love her magnetic personality. On her days off you'll find her on the lake, ski mountain, or coaching her boy' soccer teams.
LINETTE - FINANCIAL/SCHEDULE COORDINATOR
Linette is likely to be the first smile you see when you walk in the front door and the first voice you hear when you call our office. She has over 13 years experience in the dental field, and she will happily assist you with any questions you may have regarding treatment. She will also help create a financial plan the works for you and your individual needs. Outside the office, Linette volunteers with her high school kid' athletic teams and spends time enjoying North Idaho with her family and friends.
— Not all dental clinics are created equal.
Searching for a new dentist can be a nerve wracking experience. It's important to find someone that you are comfortable with, that will listen to what you want, and that is experienced enough to do your treatment right the first time. At Element Dental in Coeur d'Alene, ID, you will truly receive expert care. Our team is committed to excellence. Dr. Rachel Fehling and her team are invested in technology and all the most up to date techniques that will provide you with lasting, functional results giving you something to smile about.
— Is Element Dental right for you?
We are your grandma's dentist. Your dad's dentist. Your child's dentist. It is our goal at Element Dental to provide you with the best dental service in a relaxed, modern, and compassionate environment. Whether it's a routine exam or complex dental treatment, Dr. Rachel Fehling, a top female dentist in North Idaho will treat you with respect in a friendly and skillful manner. Element Dental is set apart from other dental clinics because of the following qualities...
— The Element Dental team takes the time to listen.
In order to provide the best care possible, it is essential that we listen to all of the patient's concerns. This allows you, the patient, to be involved and co-diagnose the treatment to be done in your mouth. From this diagnosis, you and your dentist in Coeur d'Alene can determine which treatment options best fit your needs and wishes.
— Prevention is key to the Element Dental Philosophy.
Most costly and unpleasant dental procedures are avoidable. At Element Dental serving the Coeur d'Alene, Post Falls, and Hayden area the dental exams and cleanings may be more thorough than you are accustomed to. This allows us to identify potential problems and work with you to prevent or reverse further damage. In the long run this will save you time, discomfort, and money.
— Element Dental always provides quality treatment.
When prevention is no longer an option and treatment needs to be performed, rest assured you are in good hands. We use the most advanced technology and techniques in the field. Whether for a routine crown or a smile makeover, we work with the best dental labs in the northwest. We don't outsource any of our work overseas to cut costs. The Element Dental team in Coeur d'Alene, ID, is continually enrolled in classes that allow them to serve you better.
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"I had the best experience at my first appointment. Everything was so clean,
the staff was all so kind and friendly.
Dr. Fehling was very knowledgable and explained everything clearly to me.
I'm sending all my family and friends!"
- Carol, Hayden, Idaho
"I've been seeing Dr. Fehling for years. When I found out she was opening her new office, I immediately made an appointment. The switch was so easy, her receptionist got all of my records from my old office and contacted my insurance for me. I always have a great experience at her office."
- Jeff, Post Falls, Idaho
"I am so pleased with my recent dental work. Staff was friendly, they took the time to explain what they were going to do and made sure I was comfortable.
I couldn't be more pleased. I will be returning to have more dental work done and I will highly recommend Element Dental to my family and friends." "
- Julie, Hayden, Idaho