We value the trust you and your child place in us and we are committed to treating your child as we do our own. We believe your child deserves access to safe, quality healthcare that is respectful of their autonomy and individual needs.
We pride ourselves on being focused on education and prevention, and will work together to create acceptable preventive plans and treatment options for your family.
Dr. Rachael Revell
Dr. Revell is recognized by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry as a board-certified pediatric dentist. Dr. Revell grew up in Newton, Iowa and attended Central College where she majored in Biology and Chemistry. She attended dental school at The University of Iowa College of Dentistry and graduated in 2009.
Following graduation she completed a two-year specialty training at the Texas A&M Health Sciences Center, Baylor College of Dentistry with residencies at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children. After residency she worked in private pediatric dentistry in the greater Dallas area.
Dr. Revell’s professional interests include pre-natal oral health care for expectant mothers, infant oral health, and special needs dentistry.
Dr. Jack Warrington
Dr. Warrington is recognized by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry as a board-certified pediatric dentist. Dr. Warrington is an Iowa native and grew up in Cedar Rapids. He attended The University of Iowa and majored in Psychology. Following undergrad studies, Dr. Warrington attended dental school at The University of Iowa College of Dentistry, graduating in 2009.
Following dental school, Dr. Warrington worked in private pediatric dentistry practice in the Dallas area for two years. During this time, he also completed a two-year specialty training at the Texas A&M Health Sciences Center, Baylor College of Dentistry with residencies at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas and Texas Scottish Rite Hospital for Children.
Dr. Warrington’s professional interests include special health care needs dentistry and advocating for access to care. He is glad to return to Iowa and loves serving the greater Des Moines area.
Melanie - Office Manager
Melanie is our Office Manager and has been with us since we opened in 2013. She is here to ensure you and your child have an amazing experience while visiting our office. Melanie grew up in central Iowa and attended Central College in Pella, graduating with a Business Administration degree. She has always loved working with children and enjoys making sure families feel safe and comfortable with their child’s oral healthcare.
Melanie lives here in West Des Moines with her husband, Nathan, and their two dogs. In her free time she enjoys traveling, cycling, home improvement projects and spending time with her family and friends.
Jim - Front Office Associate
Jim is a Front Office Associate who joined our team in 2016. He is new to the dental field, but has a background in biology/chemistry and musical theatre, which makes him an all-around great fit for our team. He is passionate about helping children gain knowledge about dental and overall health at an early age and loves to make others smile.
Jim grew up in Des Plaines, IL before moving to Des Moines to attend Drake University, where he fell in love with the city and decided to stay. In his free time, Jim enjoys performing in and choreographing musicals in local community theatres, working out and teaching acting lessons at The Des Moines Playhouse. Jim’s favorite saying is “Logic can take you from A to B, imagination can take you anywhere”.
Caitlin - Front Office Associate
Caitlin is a Front Office Associate who joined our team in 2015. Caitlin is new to the dental field, but brings a wealth of experience working with children due to her previous employment as a high school educator. Caitlin has a passion for working with people and helping instill confidence in them. She loves working with a team who is dedicated and passionate about their mission.
Caitlin grew up in Houston, TX and most recently relocated to Des Moines from Dallas, TX. She attended Texas Tech University, graduating with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Dance, with a minor in Secondary Education. Caitlin teaches dance lessons in Waukee and also is a High Voltage Dancer for the Iowa Energy Basketball Team. Caitlin lives with her boyfriend Ross, and during their free time they enjoy cheering for Texas Tech, exercising, traveling and trying out new restaurants, since they are self-described “Foodies”.
Amy - Registered Dental Assistant
Amy is a Registered Dental Assistant and has been with us since July 2015. She is originally from Mason City and attended Hawkeye Community College in Waterloo, where she received her Dental Assisting Diploma in 2013. Amy gained valuable experience working in a pediatric dental office in Mason City before relocating to Des Moines and joining our team. Amy has always loved working in pediatrics because she has the opportunity to establish a long term relationship with her patients and see their expressions of pride after accomplishing something new. She loves dentistry because every day is different and brings rewarding experiences where she is able to help children improve their oral health.
Amy lives with her fiancé, Robert and puppies Piper and Pacer here in West Des Moines. She loves spending times with her family and friends, shopping, exercising and doing gymnastics! She is also a big Iowa Hawkeyes and Yankees fan.
Cassie - Registered Dental Assistant
Cassie is a Registered and Certified Dental Assistant and has been with us since December 2015. She moved to Des Moines from Jacksonville, North Carolina where she graduated from Coastal Carolina with her RDA and CDA. Cassie grew up in Pittsburgh, where she developed her love for the Steelers, Pirates and Penguins. Cassie loves working in Pediatrics because she enjoys building relationships with her patients to show them the dentist can be fun! She also loves helping kids develop confidence in themselves and their smiles.
During her free time, Cassie enjoys spending time with her husband, Asa, and her dog Archer. She enjoys trips back home to visit family, hanging out with friends, crafting and exercising. Since Cassie is a newbie to Des Moines, make sure to give her ideas of your favorite things to do in Des Moines when you are in to visit us!
Leah - Registered Dental Assistant
Leah is a Registered Dental Assistant that joined our team in 2016. Leah is originally from Ankeny and recently relocated back to the area after attending school and working in a pediatric dental office in Eastern Iowa for the last 5 years. She always knew she had a passion and talent for working with kids, having grown up surrounded by children in her mom’s in-home daycare. She loves experiencing each child’s unique personality and helping them learn that the dentist can be fun.
During Leah’s free time she enjoys working out, shopping, and hanging out with family, friends and her 3 dogs. She loves the Minnesota Vikings and Seattle Sounders soccer team and has an infatuation with sloths! She hopes to one day be able to hold one in real life.
Mayra - Dental Assistant
Mayra is a Dental Assistant. She joined our team in May 2015 and has been winning our patients over ever since. Mayra received her RDA from Vatterott College in Des Moines, during which time she was an extern in our office before joining us full time after graduation. Mayra’s quiet and patient tone puts children at ease while her knowledge of oral health topics helps parents learn and understand their child’s dental visit. Mayra’s passion for dentistry comes from knowing that she is making a difference in her patient’s lives and she cannot get enough of seeing kids’ smiles after a good visit to our office.
Mayra lives on her family’s farm in Lacona where she loves to spend time with her pets, especially her horse Blacky. Mayra spends much of her free time riding her horse for recreation, as well as performing in competitions and shows around the Des Moines Metro area.