Meet Our Staff

p5Shanda-Doctor’s Assistant

Shanda received her RDA designation from Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo, IA.  She loves helping patients and seeing the results of her work through their smiles.  She is married, with two children.  She enjoys running, reading, boating and spending quality time with her family.

p3Misty-Registered Dental Hygienist

Misty received her RDH designation from Des Moines Community College.  She is committed to ensuring the comfort of her patients.  She has one child and in her free time she enjoys racing mud trucks and camping.

p1Sheila-Registered Dental Hygienist

Sheila received her RDH designation from Kirkwood Community College. She takes pride in the close relationships she develops with her patients and enjoys helping people achieve optimal oral health.  In her free time she enjoys traveling and exercising.

p2Stephanie-Office Manager

Stephanie received her Associates in Dental Hygiene from Kirkwood Community College.  She focuses on helping patients and being a team leader.  She loves traveling, playing recreational sports and cheering on the Chicago Cubs and Iowa Hawkeyes.

p4April-Dental Receptionist and Patient Coordinator

April had earned her RDA and CDA designations from Des Moines Community College.  Our patients love her friendly attitude and general expertise.  She is married, with two daughters. She enjoys scrapbooking and taking family vacations.


Meet Our Team in Person!

To schedule a visit with Dr. Hawks and our team, call our dental office in West Des Moines, IA, at (515) 225-6665. Since 1985, Dr. Hawks has proudly served the residents of West Des Moines, as well as Urbandale, Johnston, Waukee, Grimes, and all surrounding communities since 1985.