Iowa Dental Group

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Iowa Dental Group

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Cosmetic Dentist near Ankeny, Iowa

Only 19 minutes from Ankeny is one of Iowa's best cosmetic dental service providers. Iowa Dental Group has been providing the community of Greater Des Moines award winning care for over 30 years and has a combined experience exceeding 100 years! We provide basic dental services and cutting edge cosmetic dental procedures. Contact us today at (515)277-6358.

Iowa Dental Group Offers:

Our Award Winning Services

Patients will be educated on the type of dentistry they need and will never feel pressured or receive any sales pitch to have treatment.

You will always know the fee before treatment is performed.

Cosmetic Dentistry

Porcelain Veneers

Teeth Whitening

Restorative Care

Dental Implants

Dental Bridges

Root Canal Therapy


Children's Dentistry

Periodontal Care

Dental Emergencies

Family Dentistry

Night Guards

Snoring Appliances


More Information about Ankeny, Iowa

Des Moines, Iowa, the capital of Iowa and home to over 600,000 residents, is surrounded by a number of middle sized communities that each boast their own unique character. The city to the north of Des Moines is Ankeny, IA, and it has as much character as all the sister cities around Des Moines. One item that makes Ankeny stand alone is that it is the major trailhead for the High Trestle Trail, which heads north out of Ankeny and travels 25 miles to a little town called Woodward. The High Trestle Trail has been designated as one of the eight amazing  footbridges in the world by the BBC. More on that later.

The History

Ankeny was originally founded by John and Sarah Ankeny in 1875 and was incorporated in 1903. Like so many Midwestern towns it grew around the railroad and in Ankeny’s case, also two coalmines. In the early 1900s over 100,000 tons of coal were mined out of the two large mines in the immediate area. With our country’s participation in World War II Ankeny saw a large federal ordinance plant come to town manufacturing ammunition. At the end of the war Deere and Company bought the plant and are now a major employer in the area.

Commercial Expansion driving growth.

Ankeny now is home to close to 60,000 residents. Many are employed at Deere, Tone’s Spices, and Casey’s General Stores corporate offices, Sysco Food Service, Praxair and Mrs. Clark’s Foods. Another growing entity is the Des Moines Area Community College. DMACC currently has over 36,000 students in class for credits and another 22,000 in noncredit classes. That makes for a large campus and a lot of


Ankeny has been recognized as one of the top ten towns for families by Family Circle magazine. Money magazine ranked Ankeny number 62 in its top 100 places to live and for nine years in a row it has been designated as a playful city by the KaBoom Foundation. Ankeny indeed has character!

Location, location

Depending on the route taken Ankeny can be less than 10 miles from downtown Des Moines. Not only do you have the amenities and character of this small town but you have all the amenities of this large city. Defining the eastern edge of Ankeny is Interstate 35 running north and south. On the southern edge of Ankeny is Interstate 80 running east and west. The Des Moines regional airport is but a stones’ throw away as well.

The High Trestle Trail

To get back to this very unique feature, this recreational trail was opened in 2011 and continues to grow in popularity, providing outdoor enjoyment to now over 3,000 people a week. A former Union Pacific railroad right of way, the trail is entirely paved with very little grade rise. The breath-taking feature is the
12 story tall bridge across the Des Moines River. Illuminated in the evening hours, it gives hikers and bikers a stunning view of the river valley. Surely this can’t be Ankeny, Iowa!

Direction from Ankeny to Iowa Dental Group

Actual Patient Reviews

We have so many terrific reviews it's impossible for us to list them all! Thanks for supporting Iowa Dental Group with your gratitude.

Dr. Bob always goes the extra mile. He consistently demonstrates that his primary concern is for the patient and their well being!read more
Mary Terry
Mary Terry
14:36 27 Apr 17
Dr. Bob and Dr. Brett are great! Always willing to listen and ready to get my problems solved.
Doug Messenger
Doug Messenger
20:28 16 May 17
I scheduled a consultation with Dr. Margeas for a small cosmetic issue with a tooth from a recommendation from my current Dentist. I have heard from many people (including my own dentist) that he was the best in cosmetic dentistry any where in the mid-west. My consultation was this morning. He was totally upfront about what he thinks the best route is for me and my teeth. I felt totally comfortable with his recommendations and confident in his abilities. I've been to an other dentist about this same issue years ago and it didn't feel right. Now that I've had the consultation with Dr. Margeas, I'm excited to finally move forward with fixing it. Every staff member was very welcoming and pleasant. It was a really nice place to be with a great energy there. If I didn't like my normal dentist so much, I'd absolutely become a regular there! Maybe I'll pop in for an extra cleaning or something. I'm happy to have found Dr. Margeas and his staff to help me correct my cosmetic issue. I highly recommend this business!read more
Brittany Reed
Brittany Reed
21:45 06 Feb 17
I was a bit worried going from my family dentist of over 12 years to a new provider, but they made me feel right at home immediately. Everyone was so friendly and wonderful. Already looking forward to going back in 6 months. I would highly recommend this practice to anyone!read more
Sarah Bailey
Sarah Bailey
01:09 22 Jul 16
Had my first appointment with Dr. Margeas and his operation is absolutely first class. All of his staff were wonderful, I was in and out in a short amount of time and felt very satisfied. I'm so thankful to have been recommended to try out Iowa Dental Group and would absolutely recommend them to anyone!read more
David Kinsley
David Kinsley
14:55 12 Aug 16
Competent, professional service! If you need dental work, this is the place to be👍😊
VeeAnn Cartwright
VeeAnn Cartwright
21:43 15 Aug 17
From the moment I arrived to the moment I left I felt me and my teeth were in great hands. The whole team is so kind, and my dentist was fantastic. I originally went in wanting veneers, keep in mind I am overly critical of my smile and teeth, and it was all I knew. My dentist educated me that he did not think veneers were the best choice for me, and gave me a much better option which costed about 6 times less than what veneers would have. He is a great dentist because he won't just do what makes him the most money, he does what is best for the patient. I just got done with my appointment and I could not be more overjoyed with my results. Thank you Iowa Dental Group team!:)read more
Caitlin Verette
Caitlin Verette
16:36 25 Sep 17
My daughter and I had a wonderful experience! The entire staff was very welcoming and Dr. Margeas was fantastic to work with! We learned so much from him and he made us feel comfortable with all the more
Nicole Ritland
Nicole Ritland
23:58 06 Dec 17
First and foremost, Dr Margeas is world renowned in the field of dentistry. He is considered one of the premier educators with practical application for clinicians everywhere. As a teacher he practices what he preaches by taking the most conservative approach for the patient with long term application and not for short term gain. Today I expected to have a crown done on tooth 30 which is perfectly acceptable to most clinicians. However, Dr Margeas was able to take the conservative approach without compromise of the tooth and provided a composite solution which should last a long time, holding off the need of a crown. Again the crown would have been acceptable. The staff, Dr Margeas, the complete experience is why he is one of the best globally and most caring dentist I have been more
Mark Nelson
Mark Nelson
21:54 12 Feb 18
Dr. Margeas is amazing in so many ways. First of all—he is brilliant! His knowledge in the field of dentistry cannot be matched. And he is articulate. He can communicate with his patients at any level. But more than that, he is a sincere person who really cares about the world and the people in it—he is genuine in his concern for each patient and is really interested in each of their lives. The entire team at IDG is always so positive and makes the visit a comfortable and pleasant experience. Thank you, Dr. Margeas!read more
Carol Dahlstrom
Carol Dahlstrom
00:51 13 Feb 18
Dr Margeas is one of the best dentists I have ever worked with. His ability with implants and cosmetic dentistry is world class. Not only the best of the best dentists but also an outstanding human being, I have known him for over 12 years and highly look up to him, in both work related business and everyday liferead more
Freddy Char
Freddy Char
23:53 14 Feb 18
On behalf of my wife this review: Dr Margeas along with his assistant Jana, are the two most incredible people and team I have ever worked with. My case was very extensive to include five crowns and ten veneers. Never in my life have I been able to bite like I can now. My teeth fit perfectly. The esthetics they achieved with the lab are completely natural looking. Dr. Margeas is a world renowned dentist, who by his demeanor, you would never know. Humble, kind and gracious don't even explain him or his skills. Forever, I am indebted to his team for the incredible work that he did on my case. Know with absolute confidence that Dr. Margeas and Jana will treat you with the best care possible with results exceeding more
Mark Nelson
Mark Nelson
12:51 12 Jun 18

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Iowa Dental Group prides ourselves in offering the highest quality dentistry at a fair and reasonable fee.

Iowa Dental Group

1233 63rd Street
Des Moines, Ia 50311
(515) 277-6358

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We have over 100 years of combined experience in our office and look forward to answering any questions or concerns you may have regarding your overall oral health.

Iowa Dental Group proudly serves the following areas.

Office Hours
Monday:7:30am - 5:00pm
Tuesday:7:30am - 5:00pm
Wednesday:7:30am - 5:00pm
Thursday:7:30am - 5:00pm