A compassion for providing needed dental care for children across the state of Iowa keeps Dr. Steve Karbacka busy each fall as he volunteers with the Iowa Mission of Mercy. You will also find him traveling with the Smile Squad, a mobile RV dental clinic providing onsite dental care at area schools.
Originally from Ohio, Dr. Karbacka’s family moved to Fairfield, Iowa while he was in first grade. After graduating from Fairfield High School, Dr. Karbacka attended the University of Northern Iowa where he earned a degree in Biology. A 2003 graduate of the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, Dr. Karbacka completed his residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics before entering a general dentistry practice in Ankeny. He joined Dental Associates, PC in 2010 providing general and cosmetic dentistry.
Dr. Karbacka is a member of the American Dental Association, Iowa Dental Association, G.V. Black Study Club and Des Moines Dental District. Active association participating provides not only an excellent opportunity to network with fellow dental professionals, but it also offers continued education in the ever changing world of dentistry.
Dr. Karbacka and his wife, Patty, have two sons and are members of Our Lady’s Immaculate Heart Catholic Church in Ankeny. In his spare time your will find that Dr. Karbacka enjoys riding bikes, golfing, triathlons, running, and spending time with family and friends.