Meet the Doctors at Cherry Lane Kids Dentistry
Dentists in Meridian
Dr. Zane Palmer
Dr. Zane Palmer is originally from upstate New York. He earned his Bachelor’s degree at the University of Nevada Las Vegas. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Buffalo. Early in Dr. Palmer’s career, he learned the joys and rewards that come with treating children. The satisfaction he receives working each day with children has helped him become a great children’s dentist.
Dr. Palmer and his wife Alexis have two beautiful children. Although he finds himself far from New York due to his wife’s roots in Kimberly, he now embraces the great State of Idaho as his home. In his free time he enjoys coaching and playing ice hockey, snow and water skiing, boating, and entertaining with his family.
Dr. Palmer is a member of the American Dental Association, the Idaho Dental Association and the Southwest Idaho Dental Association.
Dr. Cordell Nebeker
Dr. Cordell Nebeker is a native Idahoan. He was born in Idaho Falls, Idaho but spent his childhood in Kimberly, Idaho. He graduated from Millard High School in Fillmore, Utah then went on to earn his Bachelor’s degree from Bringham Young University. Dr. Nebeker received his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Southern California in 2009 and later completed his Pediatric Specialty, Dental Residency at the University of Michigan in 2011.
Dr. Nebeker is a kid at heart and enjoys all kinds of activities. His love for his nieces and nephews influenced his decision to become a pediatric dentist. He spends his free time with his wife Meghan and their four children. He enjoys playing sports, hunting, fishing, paintballing, and being in the great outdoors.
Dr. Nebeker is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, The American Dental Association, and the Idaho State Board of Dentistry and is Board Certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry.
Dr. Omid Gilani
Dr. Gilani is originally from Los Angeles, CA. He received his Bachelor’s degree of Biology at the California State University Northridge, CA. He then completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of the Pacific, Arthur A. Dugoni School of Dentistry in San Francisco, CA. During his educational career, Dr. Gilani found a great pleasure and satisfaction associated with treating children.
Upon earning his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree, Dr. Gilani moved to the beautiful State of Idaho to unite with his fiancé. In his spare time, Dr. Gilani enjoys hiking, camping, and traveling. Dr. Gilani is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA) and the Idaho Dental Association (ISDA).
Dr. Adam Bunker
Dr. Adam Bunker was born and raised in Mesa, Arizona. He attended Arizona State University and from there received his DMD ( Doctor of Dental Medicine) from Temple University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Following dental school, Dr. Bunker spent 5 years practicing in Clovis, New Mexico for a Public Health Clinic.
Dr. Bunker is credentialed at Presbyterian Hospital and surgical centers where he performs surgeries under IV and General Sedation for complex dental cases for children and adults. He also directed and organized a school-based program for 6 elementary schools ensuring care to all the children in his community.
Dr. Bunker is committed to providing the highest quality dental care while keeping you comfortable and relaxed during treatment. That’s why he furthered his dental training by attending one-to-one anesthesia to obtain IV certification. Because of this extra training, he is certified to perform Oral and IV sedation.
You will often find him singing or humming a tune while he works. He is good natured and enjoys creating long-lasting relationships with his patients.
When Dr. Bunker is not working he enjoys spending time with his wife Carlee and their five kids. He enjoys sports and the outdoors. Ask Dr. Bunker about beekeeping and you’ll get an earful.