Michael Durnin is a graduate of The University of Houston and completed Dental School at the University of Texas Dental School in San Antonio. He has practiced in Sandpoint, ID from 1994 until 2016.
He and his wife, Deborah have been involved in mission dentistry for over 20 years. He worked for many years in the mission field in Mexico and also served as the dental director for Alternative Missions in the Bay Islands of Honduras from 2005 to 2012. For the last two years he has been involved in a mission project in the Philippines and has had extensive experience putting short term mission teams together to provide a wide array of services including ministry, primary and adult education, nutrition education, dental and medical care, construction and program development.
Dr. Durnin returned to Idaho in June of this year to join Dr. Shane Newton, DMD in his McCall, Idaho and Grangeville, Idaho Practices. He has had over 30 years’ experience in implant dentistry, oral surgery, and reconstructive dentistry and had lectured nationally and internationally on implant dentistry and nutrition. He's also done consulting work throughout the country for many years.
Dr. Durnin and his wife have 5 children, 11 grandchildren and they are without question the light of their lives. Who knew grand-parenting could be so much fun.
He along with is wife are excited about his new adventure, serving the McCall and Grangeville communities.