Meet Dr. Turley, Dr. Hirt, Dr. Elford, Dr. Bone
& Dr. Thompson
Turley Dental Care is part of a 29-year Billings tradition of dental comfort & care. The doctors & staff of Turley Dental Care are continually educating themselves on the latest, most effective & comfortable dental techniques available. We offer you & your family the most advanced, comfortable, personalized & antiseptic dental care.
Dr. James E. Turley
Dr. Turley is part of a 29 year Billings’ tradition of dental comfort & comprehensive care. He is a graduate from the University of Minnesota, School of Dentistry. Dr Turley has dedicated his practice to providing the best dentistry has to offer. He is continually educating himself & his staff about the latest dental advances in order to offer state-of-the-art, personalized dental care.
Dr. Christopher Hirt
Dr. Hirt joined Turley Dental Care in 2004. Originally from Billings, Dr. Hirt is proud to practice in his hometown. After graduating from Montana State University Billings, he attended dental school at Oregon Health Science University, where he earned his D.M.D. With an interest in dental implants & continuing education focused on surgery, he has been awarded Fellowship to the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. In addition to learning techniques to deliver the highest quality dental care, Dr. Hirt is very active in the Montana Dental Association. Currently, he is the President-Elect of the Montana Dental Association. His dedication to dentistry & his patients has earned him a Fellowship to the International College of Dentists, an organization that recognizes integrity, leadership & service. Dr. Hirt gives every patient a personalized & comfortable experience that makes them smile!
Dr. Lisa Thompson
Dr. Thompson has been with Turley Dental Care since 2008. She & her husband are both originally from Billings & were happy to come back to Billings to start a family. Dr. Thompson graduated from Montana State University-Bozeman & then attended dental school at University of Minnesota where she earned her D.D.S. degree. She is involved with the Montana Dental Association, the Beartooth Study Club, the Academy of General Dentistry & the American Dental Association. Orthodontics is a passion of Dr. Thompson’s & she has become a provider of Fastbraces & a preferred provider of Invisalign. She has also attended multiple continuing education courses to continue to deliver the highest quality of dental care. Dr. Thompson gives each patient a comfortable experience while delivering the highest quality of dental care.
Dr. Kalli Elford
Turley Dental Care is excited to welcome Dr. Kalli Elford to the practice.
Dr. Elford received her dental degree from the Oregon Health & Science University She brings with her a gentle touch & a wealth of knowledge.
As a patient, you’ll benefit from her experience, her detail-oriented approach
& her commitment to your continued oral health. She is excited to be part
of the Turley Dental Care team & the Billings community. Currently, Dr. Elford is seeing patients Monday through Saturday in our office.
Meet Dr. Sven Bone
Dr. Bone is from Brevard, North Carolina. He attended MSU Bozeman where he earned a BS in Physics & a BS in Mathematics. Towards the end of his undergraduate education he discovered the profession of dentistry. He then attended the University of the Pacific & earned his DDS. Shortly after, he decided to then further his education (yes, further!) & specialize in the field of prosthodontics. He attended graduate school at Baylor College of Dentistry earning a MS in Oral Biology & Certificate in the dental specialty of prosthodontics. He has stated, “I love my job & I really love solving problems!” Dr. Bones hobbies include: telemark skiing, fishing, hanging out with his cat, Olaf, & playing with Legos.
We welcome you to Turley Dental Care & back to Montana, Dr. Bone!
Meet Our Staff
Turley Dental Care Team
The team at Turley Dental Care has over 230 years combined experience in dental care. They are dedicated individuals who are knowledgeable, well-trained & who work hard to deliver the highest quality patient care. Turley Dental care is proud & thankful to have such a loyal & caring staff to make our patients comfortable & give them the best dental experience possible.
Why Patients Love Turley Dental Care…
“I received excellent professional care & comfort. Now I have the greatest smile. I’m not afraid to talk to people & I’m always smiling. Thanks so much.”
–Jim Werning, Edgar
“How fortunate & blessed I was to have picked Dr. Turley. Not only did he & his entire staff treat me with sincere compassion & gentleness, but they gave me back my smile & confidence. Cheryl spent numerous hours on financing & making sure that this dream of mine was going to come true. The entire staff always made sure I was comfortable to rid me of fear.”
–Marie Burch, Billings
“Dr. Hirt took great interest in repairing my tooth, as if I had been a longtime patient. I had been a patient of another dentist for the past few years & have never received such extended care. The friendliness, sincerity & care your staff are beyond the norm.”
–Patricia Roma, Laurel