About Grove City Dental

Taking Care of Your Family's Dental Needs

The doctors at Grove City Dental strive to provide the best possible dental care for our patients in a comfortable, pleasant setting. We commit to treat each patient with dignity, respect, kindness and understanding.

It is our goal to demonstrate that you, the patient, are valued in this practice and that your needs and concerns will be taken care of. We are confident that our services and friendly team will exceed your expectations and make you feel right at home.

Grove City Dental will maintain highly qualified, motivated personnel who show initiative in their work and concern for our patients. Our team is hand selected and has pledged to provide you with a cheerful and enthusiastic environment. Grove City Dental is excited to share this journey with you and your family!

We hope to provide people of all ages with quality and comfort for a lifetime of dental excellence. We also hope to serve our community through preventive dentistry, educational programs and other outreach projects.

What you can expect from Grove City Dental:

  1. An accurate and honest assessment for dental diseases and conditions.
  2. An individualized preventive dental health program.
  3. A plan for emergency treatment, including pain or dental trauma.
  4. Information about proper dental care of the teeth and gums.
  5. All professionals rendering dental care will continually and regularly educate themselves, keeping well-informed of all new treatment modalities that would benefit our patients.
  6. All team members in this practice will provide services to our patients in a kind, respectful and courteous manner.
  7. Referrals to other dental specialists when care could not be provided within our dental office.
  8. An array of options for your dental treatment so you can make a healthy and informed decision for you and your family.
  9. A variety of financial options available that help to meet your dental budget needs.

Doctor Bryce Burtenshaw

Dr. Bryce Burtenshaw received his degree from Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry in Cleveland, Ohio in May of 2002. He was awarded the “Deans Award for Clinical Excellence” as one of three seniors who demonstrated high clinical knowledge and aptitude.

Dr. Burtenshaw started his dental journey in Idaho Falls, at Family Dental Health Center. He is very active in his continuing education courses, attending over 50 hours a year.  Dr. Burtenshaw relies on this education to stay current with technology and science in the evolving world of dentistry.

Dr. Burtenshaw is married and has four children.  He is actively involved in the scouting program and participates with his children’s soccer programs. He enjoys being active, entering foot races, and competing in bicycle races with his family.

Doctor Cory Layton

Dr. Cory Layton, D.D.S. graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University School of Dentistry in Richmond, Virginia. Following dental school, he did a one year Advanced Education of General Dentistry at Fort Benning, Georgia where he worked with specialists in all the fields of dentistry to better hone his skills in periodontics, endodontics, prosthodontics, and oral surgery.

For the last five years he has been practicing dentistry for the United States Army. After his tour in Landstuhl, Germany he and his wife and 3 kids are excited to be closer to home.

Dr. Layton grew up in the beautiful valley of Huntsville, Utah. He enjoys spending time with his family skiing, hiking, biking and virtually anything outdoors. He is active in his church and community, and he genuinely hopes to provide the best dental care for each individual’s needs.

Doctor T. Brook Summers

In loving memory June 14, 1976-March 13, 2016


Office Manager: Darci@grovecitydentalofblackfoot.com

Darci has been with Grove City Dental since the opening in October, 2015. She has had the pleasure of helping Dr. Burtenshaw and Dr. Summers start this amazing practice and hand pick an exceptional team that will take care of the patients needs. Darci has been in the dental field for 13 years, working with Dr. Burtenshaw and Dr. Summers in the past, she jumped at the opportunity to work for them again. Darci has been to many dental trainings and continuing education courses from Idaho to Massachusetts. She has had one on one training with Karen from the Million Dollar PPO, Ashley Johnson from LVI, and Tawana Coleman and Trish Jorgensen from Dick Barnes.

Darci enjoys getting to know our patients and hear their story, she aspires to make every patient feel at home when they walk through the door.

In her spare time Darci enjoys bow and rifle hunting, fishing, camping, and hiking with her family.


Schedule Coordinator: info@grovecitydentalofblackfoot.com

Daisy started her dental career as a certified dental assistant graduating from Eastern Idaho Technical College. She has been in the dental field for 10 years.  A few years ago Daisy decide to change paths and work in the front office. Daisy is very diligent at getting our patients scheduled when they are available, working around various schedules to make their dental experience a breeze. She is exceptional at helping our patients schedule things like: toothaches, cleanings, crowns and fillings. Daisy is certified with Care Credit and Lending club to help those that need funding for their dental treatment.

Daisy enjoys spending time with her young family. You can find them flying planes, riding motorcycles, fishing and playing in the water.


Schedule Coordinator

Allie was born and raised in Rigby Idaho, and transplanted to the Blackfoot area during high school.  She graduated from Snake River High School in 2008. Allie is new to the dental field, but has always been passionate about teeth. She has worked in many fields including medical to finance, but has found her passion in dentistry. Allie loves being around our positive, caring patients. She loves to problem solve and go the extra mile to ensure your dental visit is outstanding. Allie is excited to learn all about the dental field.

Allie and her family love to go camping, hunting, golfing and fishing.


Schedule Coordinator

Alma was born and raised in Blackfoot, Idaho. She graduated from Snake River High School in 2015 and is currently enrolled at Idaho State University. Alma is new to the dental field, but has enjoyed learning and expanding her dental knowledge. She enjoys getting to know the patients and loves taking care of their dental needs.

In Alma’s spare time she enjoys hanging out with her family and lifting weights.



Katrina graduated with a Bachelor’s of Science in Dental Hygiene from Utah College of Dental Hygiene. She has been in the dental industry for 8 years. Katrina has worked as an assistant, front office and as a hygienist, she loves all things about the industry.  Katrina loves helping patients take care of their teeth and teaching them about oral hygiene.

In her spare time, Katrina enjoys spending time with family snowboarding and hiking.



Brooke graduated with a Bachelor in Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Idaho State University. She has been practicing hygiene for 10 years.  Brooke loves educating the patients about self-care and how to invest time on your smile at home. She loves meeting and connecting with our patients. Most of all Brooke loves bringing a “smile” to her patients!


Dental Assistant

Esmeralda grew up in the Blackfoot area and graduated from Snake River in 2010. She also attended Eastern Idaho Technical College and graduated in 2012 with her expanded functions in dental assisting. Esmeralda has been assisting for the last 6 years and takes great pride in her work. She loves dental assisting; Esmeralda loves seeing her patient smile and have a good time at the dental office. Esmeralda puts her pride into assisting and makes sure her patient is being treated the way she would want to be treated.

Esmeralda says working at Grove City Dental has also been one of the BEST decisions she has made. “Working with these doctors has been such a great, fun experience!”

She LOVES spending time with her growing family. They love to be outdoors, fishing and playing in the sun. Most of all they just enjoy being with each other and having fun in life.


Dental Assistant

Lupe graduated from Snake River High School in 2015 and received her dental assistant certificate from Idaho State University in 2017. She jumped right into assisting and hasn’t looked back. Lupe’s favorite thing about being an assistant is seeing how much more confident the patients are, she loves watching them laugh and smile. She loves seeing patients dental health improve. Lupe is a remarkable dental assistant and will help you feel at ease.

Lupe loves to play soccer and participate in many other activities outdoors.


Dental Assistant

Cristal is a graduate of Idaho State University, she received her certified dental assistant certificate in 2017. She loves being in the dental field and seeing our patients walk away with the smile they deserve. Cristal is excited for the future at Grove City Dental and she is willing to learn everything the Dr.’s throw her way. Cristal enjoys getting to know her patients and listen to them laugh. She has a laugh that is very contagious and is sure to make you smile.

Cristal enjoys being with her family, swimming, and bowling.