Experience Equals Excellence

Earlham Iowa General & Cosmetic Dentistry

We Welcome You & Your Family!

Now accepting new patients

Call to schedule an
appointment today 515-758-2323


Office hours Tues.-Thurs. 7-5 Fri. 7-3

The dental office of Dr. Richard C. Apodaca is located in Earlham, Iowa.  
The Earlham office
is minutes away from Adel, DeSoto, Greenfield, Guthrie Center, Stuart, Winterset & Van Meter.
Off exit 104 from I80W 


While Dr. Apodaca owned his dental practice in West Des Moines, his office received the honor voted best dental office in West Des Moines, Waukee and Clive in both 2016 & 2017 by the Des Moines Register and USA Today newspaper.  It is the dedication of his dental care, by our complete team and our patients for voting us #1.  We are bringing that quality and knowledge to our new dental office!


We want you comfortable in knowing that we follow strict guidelines set by the CDC & OSHA in sterilization and disinfecting practices.  We are protecting you as well as ourselves. 

We comply with HIPAA regulations.  All insurance claims and X-rays that are transferred to insurance companies or other dental specialists are encrypted.  Providing you with the knowledge that your personal information is secure.


We accept most insurance and will file your claims for you.  

We also accept, Discover, Mastercard, Visa and American Express and Care Credit.


We now offer an in house dental membership plan for patients who do not have dental insurance.  

The information about our IN HOUSE MEMBERSHIP PLAN can be found in the tab above under products.

Our dental services include:

• Cosmetic Dentistry
• Crowns & Bridges
• Extractions
• Implants
• Partials & Complete Dentures
• Porcelain Veneers
• Preventive Dental Care for Children & Adults
• Restorative Dental Treatment
• Root Canal Therapy
• Sealants
• Whitening/Bleaching

If you have any questions or comments, please contact us.


Our office provides preventative dentistry for the whole family.

We begin seeing our patient's at the age of 1, which is recommended by the American Dental Assoc. We also place sealants to prevent decay on both primary and secondary molars.  Restoring decayed teeth with filling materials of amalgam or composite.  We offer complete dentures if you are needing to replace your worn dentures or in need of complete dentures.  Crowns in gold or Zirciona (natural looking tooth colored, and extremely strong) to restore large fillings or broken teeth.  Implants, partials & bridges to replace missing teeth. Root canal therapy and extractions. Custom mold bleaching or take home bleaching kits. Digital x-rays (lower radiation), intra-oral camera technology to follow along with treatment. WaterPiks, Sonicare & Oral B electric toothbrushes available for purchase.



We will treat your family like our family!

Some or our employees have been with us for over 15 years so you'll see the same face when you visit. We can answer your insurance questions and get the most out of your insurance. We believe in continuing education not only at the local level but at the national level too. We attend local meeting, dental society meetings and national meeting to keep up on the latest and newest techniques and services to bring to you.