Meet the Doctors

Dr. Kim Truka
Dr. Kim Truka

Dr. Truka is from Omaha, Nebraska. She attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and UNMC College of Dentistry in Lincoln for her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. She chose Red Oak as the community to start her practice in 1993 and has enjoyed it immensely. Continuing education is a priority for her and she has completed numerous hours on the latest technology such as lasers, implants, cosmetics, and digital x-rays. Dr Truka is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, Iowa and Southwest Iowa Dental Association, Donated Dental Services of Iowa, and is a proud member of many community & civic organizations. Outside of dentistry, Dr Truka spends time with her family and enjoys school and community events. Dr. Truka loves living in a small town, and is honored to be a part of your life. She looks forward to helping you attain a healthy and beautiful smile.

 
 
Dr. Jen Black
Dr. Jen Black

An Iowa native, Dr. Black grew up in Council Bluffs, Iowa. She attended the University of Iowa for her undergraduate degree and the University of Iowa College of Dentistry where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery. She knew the benefits of living in Southwest Iowa, and returned here with her husband, Dan. Dr. Black began postgraduate study immediately after graduation. She is interested in all areas of dentistry and strives to keep up to date in the latest dental technologies and research. Dr. Black is a member of the American Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry and the Iowa and Southwest Iowa Dental Association. Locally, she is a member of the Kiwanis club civic organization. Outside of dentistry, Dr. Black loves to be with her family. She also enjoys running and interior design. Dr. Black’s favorite part of dentistry is helping patients by improving their overall and oral health.

 
 

Meet the Staff

In addition to our doctors, our professionally trained team is complete with licensed hygienists, expanded function dental assistants, and friendly accommodating office staff. The majority of our staff has over 10 years’ experience in the dental field. They attend and participate in many continuing education courses to enhance the patients dental experience.

Our staff is made up of:

 

Back Row: Amber Sellers, Nikki Hensley, Lisa Schmid, Jennifer Frazee, Sara Kammerer, Marcie Stakey

Front Row: Jaime Taylor, Dr Jen Black, Dr Kim Truka, Ashley Colwell