Get to know everyone who works at Knoxville Dental Center. Our team is made up of seven amazing individuals who want to make you feel your best.
DR. ANDREW SECORY
Dr. Andrew Secory is from Clear Lake, IA. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Wartburg College. He then went on to the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. Dr. Secory is a member of the American Dental Association, the Iowa Dental Association, and the Des Moines District Dental Society. As a dentist, Dr. Secory enjoys getting to know each and every one of his patients and strives to give his patients the best experience possible. He is active in the Knoxville community as a member of the Knoxville Rotary, Knoxville Chamber of Commerce, and Celebrate Church. Outside of the office, Dr. Secory and his wife, Sarah, enjoy spending time with their two children (Ada and Benny) and dog (Hank), as well as other family and friends. They are passionate Iowa Hawkeye fans and love attending games in Iowa City. In his free time, Dr. Secory likes to be on the golf course or doing something outdoors.
DR. ERIC JONES
Dr. Eric Jones is a native of Knoxville, class of 2011. Afterwards he attended Simpson College where he majored in biology and played for the baseball program. After earning his Bachelor of Arts, he attended the University of Iowa College of Dentistry to receive his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree. He is a member of the American Dental Association and the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. Dr. Jones enjoys dedicating his time to research advances in techniques and technologies in order to best serve his patients. In his spare time, he enjoys camping, golfing, attending baseball games (Go Cubs!), and going to the movies.
Lindsey is our front desk and office coordinator. She is here to help you with any questions or concerns you may have. She and her husband Kevin have two children, Kate and Dallas. They enjoy traveling, hiking, and anything that involves sun and water. Her favorite season is baseball season so she can cheer for her favorite team – Go Cards!
Deb grew up in Knoxville and has been a Registered Dental Assistant since 2000. She also has training in Expanded Functions for Dental Assisting. Deb has always enjoyed getting to know each of our patients and especially likes watching our young patients grow into adults with bright and healthy smiles. Deb and her husband, Jerry, have four children and three grandchildren. Her hobbies include camping, gardening, and going to her family’s sporting events.
Cassie received her Dental Hygiene degree from DMACC and has been part of our team since 2013. She lives in Pella with her husband, Ben, and sons, Oliver and Elijah. In her free time, she enjoys baking, boating, camping, and spending time with friends and family. Her favorite part of dental hygiene is helping each patient to feel confident about their smile.
Rebecca is a native of Knoxville graduating in 2011. She then went on to Indian Hills Community College where she obtained her Dental Assistant certificate. Rebecca has a passion for advancing and expanding her knowledge in the dental field and has taken specialized training in Expanded Functions for Dental Assistants. Rebecca strives to create a relaxed and comfortable environment for each of her patients to ensure a positive dental experience. In her spare time, Rebecca enjoys spending time with her friends and family, traveling, rooting on the Iowa Hawkeyes and Cubs, and anything that involves the outdoors!
Ana grew up in Kansas City, MO and now lives in Des Moines. She spent 10 years as a dental assistant before graduation from the Des Moines Area Community College Dental Hygiene program in 2011. As a dental hygienist, she enjoys getting to know the patient and their families while making them feel comfortable and giving them the best care possible. Ana enjoys traveling and spending time with family and friends as well as her dog (Willo) and cat (Aspen).
Barbara graduated from the Dental Assisting Program at DMACC in 1996. With over 23 years of assisting experience, she has enhanced the team with her Expanded Functions Qualifications. Barbara strives for a positive patient experience in patients of all ages. In her time away from the dental chair, Barbara enjoys running, biking, and spending time with her husband Jim, and their three children, Haley, Jordan, and Carter.
Sue started her dental journey as a dental assistant by attending Iowa Central Community College. She returned to Des Moines Area Community College to pursue her career as a dental hygienist and is licensed in Iowa and Colorado. Sue and her husband, Mark, reside in Oskaloosa. What she enjoys the most about dentistry is helping patients achieve and maintain their individual dental health. In her spare time, Sue enjoys spending time with her family.
Chelsea is a native to Knoxville and graduated from KHS in 2011. Working as a front desk and office coordinator, Chelsea welcomes and checks in patients, updates records, and answers the phones. She is happy to answer any questions you may have and find appointment times that work with your busy life. Chelsea enjoys spending her time chasing after her two young daughters, Payton and Brynlee. Outside of work, she is passionate about running, kayaking, sprint car racing, and cheering on the Iowa Hawkeyes!