Jordan Creek Pediatric Dentistry - Pediatric Dentist, West Des Moines

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Welcome to Jordan Creek Pediatric Dentistry. Whether you're searching for a new pediatric dentist, preparing for your child's first visit to our office, or looking forward to your child's routine checkup, our top priority is helping children achieve and maintain a healthy, beautiful smile into adulthood.

Jordan Creek Pediatric Dentistry is a state-of-the-art dental clinic specifically designed for children. We have a video game room, toddler play area, and movie screens above all our dental chairs. We also take our responsibility of treating children a step further by using state-of-the-art dental equipment including digital xrays (low radiation). Office Tour

We have 2 incredible pediatric dental specialists, Dr. Elizabeth Nelson and Dr. Robert Burns who is also one of the few board-certified pediatric dentist in Iowa. Because they are pediatric dental specialists you can rest assured your children are receiving the highest standard of dental care! At Jordan Creek Pediatric Dentistry we will help you and your child develop a positive attitude about dental care. We do this by providing a relaxed, supportive and fun environment for both the child and the parents that eliminates uncertainties and helps kids understand the importance of taking care of their teeth. We also believe that education is the key to a lifetime of good oral health. We have assembled one of the best supporting dental staff teams in Des Moines, Iowa. Of course that is slightly bias; however, we are excited to give you the opportunity to decided. Our caring West Des Moines pediatric dentists and staff work with parents to help you understand and best address your child's dental needs, such as nutrition, brushing and flossing. Please meet our Dental Staff !

Our knowledgeable and nurturing West Des Moines pediatric dentists specialize in dentistry just for kids, which include routine oral health exams, preventive dental care, sealants, fillings, fluoride treatment, mouth guards and more. You can read about our comprehensive treatment offering on our services page. Dental Services

We invite you to take a few moments to browse our website and familiarize yourself with our practice. You'll find helpful information including staff bios, practice hours, directions to our West Des Moines office, a robust educational dental library and other resources to help you make the most informed decisions about your child's oral health.

Thank you for considering Jordan Creek Pediatric Dentistry the dental home for your child. We look forward to caring for your family's dental needs.

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Meet Our Doctors

  • Dr. Robert Burns

    After college, Dr. Rob completed his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2005.  He was elected Class President by his peers and was also a Dean Leadership Award winner all four years. Although he enjoyed all aspects of dentistry it was Pediatric Dentistry that was his true calling.  He completed his specialty training in Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Iowa in 2007.  He moved back to Des Moines and started Jordan Creek Pediatric Dentistry in August 2007.

    Dr. Rob and his wife Kari have 3 daughters that keep them very busy. When he is not in the office you'll likely find him playing golf, boating, or watching sports! 

  • Dr. Elizabeth Nelson

    Following college, Dr. Beth completed her dental education at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry (also graduating in 2005 with Dr. Rob!).  In her junior year, she discovered her true passion for pediatric dentistry and was chosen to participate in a summer internship to complete operative treatment for children with severe dental needs.  Dr. Beth was also the recipient of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Award for her graduating class. 

    Dr. Beth and her husband Chris have two wonderful children who truly are the light of their lives.  When she is not working, Dr. Beth enjoys reading, exercising, and spending time with her family and friends.  

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