About our Doctors


“Dr. T” has been working in Cedar Falls since June of 1977.  He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Northern Iowa and his DDS degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry.

He enjoys spending time with his wife Marilyn, their 4 children and 12 grandchildren.  He also enjoys RV’ing and fishing.

“Dr. Mac” is a 1979 Graduate of the University of Iowa College of Dentistry.  He was born and raised in Clarion, Iowa and moved to Belmond, Iowa shortly after graduating from Dental School where he had a private General Practice there for 22 years.

He enjoys spending his time with daughters Mary Kate and Marianne and traveling. 

His favorite past time activities include golf, running, and his Shih Tzu Mikey.


“Dr. B” is originally from Cedar Falls.  She attended the University of Iowa where she received both her bachelors and DDS degree.


She joined the dental office as an associate in August of 2010. She enjoys spending time with her husband, Aaron and her sons Wyatt and Henry. GO HAWKS!

Dr. Hannah Leuschen to the CVDA family! Dr. Leuschen is originally from Garner, IA but has been practicing in the Cedar Valley for the last 3 years. She attended Central College for her undergraduate where she met her now husband, Jordan, who works with Financial Architects in Cedar Falls. After graduating from Central she moved on to the University of Iowa where she received her DDS.

Dr Leuschen enjoys spending time with family and friends, traveling, running and her Miniature Schnauzer “Lonna”. Dr. Leuschen works primarily in our Waverly office. 


Dr. Sam Kim joined the CVDA team in May of 2019. He is originally from Daegu South Korea and moved to the United State in 2006 to pursue his college degree.  He attended the University of Pittsburgh for his undergraduate degree and received his DDS from the University of Iowa in 2014.

After graduating Dr. Kim worked for Milwaukee health services and for Family First Dental in Lake City, IA before joining CVDA.

Dr. Kim enjoys spending time with his wife Rebecca and his son David as well as visiting his extended family in Milwaukee.

Dr. Keith Mahipala, or “Dr. Keith”, joined the CVDA team in September of 2019. He is from Plano, Texas and attended Stephen F. Austin State Univeristy for his undergraduate degree. Dr. Keith attended Baylor College of Dentistry for his DDS and then made his way to Fairbanks Alaska where he practiced at the Tanana Chiefs Conference before joining CVDA. 

Dr. Keith met Dr. Trunnell while on a Missions trip to Belize in 2018.

Dr. Keith enjoys spending his time outdoors with his dog Mia and his wife Sarah.