"Creating and caring for beautiful little smiles since 1975"


The Doctors at Pediatric Dentistry of Central Iowa


Dr. Steven D. Whittemore

Dr. Steven D. Whittemore Graduated from the University of Iowa School of Dentistry in Iowa City, IA with an additional degree in Pediatric Dentistry from the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis, MN.

Professional organizations:

  • The American Dental Association
  • Iowa Dental Association
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Iowa Society of Pediatric Dentistry
  • Des Moines District Dental Society.

Dr. Whittemore and his wife Natalie have four children Isaac, Jack, Joseph, and Abraham.

Dr. Zachary Percival

After receiving his B.S. in business management from the University of Iowa, Dr. Percival went on to earn his Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. It was during this time that he discovered his love for working with children and special needs patients and decided to specialize in Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Percival is very excited to return to his hometown to treat children’s dental needs and develop bonds of trust and confidence with his patients and their families. When he’s not caring for your child’s smile, you can find Dr. Percival busy working to become the first person to catch every Iowa fish species!