About Us

Dental Connections is a non-profit company that provides community focused dental services to anyone in need! We were established back in 1919! We provide comprehensive general and pediatric dental services. We serve all income levels and all age groups!  We operate two clinic locations, as well as community-based oral health programs.  Our primary focus is to provide dental care to anyone in need!

Nuestra compañía es una compañía dental sin fines de lucro establecida en 1919! Ofrecemos servicios dentales generales y pediátricos integrales. Servimos todos los niveles de ingresos y todos los grupos de edad! Operamos dos ubicaciones clínicas, así como programas comunitarios de salud oral. Nuestro principal objetivo es proporcionar atención dental a cualquier persona que lo necesite.

WHO DO WE SEE? / ¿A quién vemos?

Children and Adults of all ages!

¡Niños y adultos de todas las edades!

What Insurance do we accept? / ¿Qué seguros aceptamos?

Delta Dental  //  Delta Wellness  //  MCNA  //  Medicaid

Hawk-i  //  Wellmark Blue Dental  //  Metlife Dental  //  Cigna

Call our office today, if you want to see if we take your insurance plan!
Llame a nuestra oficina hoy, si usted quiere ver si tomamos su plan de seguro!

We also offer sliding fee scales with discounted pricing for cash patients (these sliding fees are based on household income).
También ofrecemos escalas de tarifas deslizantes con precios descontados para los pacientes en efectivo (estas tarifas se basan en el ingreso del hogar).

PROGRAMS / Programas

MAIN CLINIC:

Dental Connections

1111 9th Street, Suite 190 in Unitedn Way Building

Main Clinic: General and Pediatric Dentistry services for all ages
Clínica Principal: Servicios de Odontología General y Pediátrica para todas las edades

Mon, Wed, and Thurs: 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Tues: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Fri: 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Sat. and Sun. Closed

SATELLITE CLINIC:

Nolden Gentry Dental Clinic / Clínica Nolden Gentry:

1800 Grand Ave. in Central Academy – Scavo High School (4th Floor)
  • General Dentistry services for students of the Des Moines Public Schools
  • Transportation from various school locations available

  • Servicios generales de odontología para estudiantes de las Escuelas Públicas de Des Moines
  • Transporte de varias escuelas disponibles

Monday: 8:30 am – 5 pm
Wednesday:  7:30 a.m. to 1:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE: Our Nolden Gentry Satellite Location provides services to students of the Des Moines Public School District.  For all other individuals, please utilize our MAIN CLINIC location on 9th street.

MOBILE CLINIC:

Smile Squad

  • Oral Health Education Programs throughout the community
  •  Dental services provided on mobile RV units at schools, events, or businesses

  • Programas de Educación para la Salud Bucal en toda la comunidad
  • Servicios dentales proporcionados en unidades de RV móviles en escuelas, eventos o negocios