Meet the Doctors
Ames, IA Dentists
Jason Niegsch, DDS, FAGD
Dr. Jason Niegsch received his undergraduate bachelor of business degree from the University of Iowa and graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. Dr. Niegsch joined the US Navy and served as an active duty Navy dentist in Japan and in Chicago, IL. Dr. Niegsch has been pursuing dental excellence since his college days, becoming a distinguished Graduate and Mentor with the Kois Center for Restorative Excellence in Seattle, WA. Dr. Niegsch continues his post-graduate education with Dr. John Kois today.
In 2014 Dr. Niegsch was awarded the distinguished Fellowship Award from the Academy of General Dentistry (AGD). Dr. Niegsch is the only Fellow in the Ames area. According to the AGD, only 7% of doctors nationally have achieved Fellowship status. This award is one of the most rigorous continuing dental education programs today. A general dentist who is a “Fellow” has been recognized by other general dentists as a leader and example to other dentists of the importance of quality continuing education to patient care.
In the 17 years Dr. Niegsch has been practicing dentistry, he has established himself as a leader in his community and a leader among his peers. Dr. Niegsch is also proud to have affiliations with the following organizations:
- American Dental Association
- Iowa Dental Association
- Academy of General Dentistry
- Invisalign Preferred Provider
- Kois Center for Restorative Excellence
- Elite Iowa Dental Group
Daniel Garman, DDS
Dr. Daniel Garman grew up in Algona, Iowa and attended Bishop Garrigan High School before attending the University of Iowa for his undergraduate and doctorate programs. Dr. Garman has proven himself to be leader among his peers in all of his past academic and professional endeavors. He graduated with distinction from the University of Iowa for both his undergraduate and dental degrees. Dr. Garman has been practicing dentistry since 2014 and practiced in Spencer, Iowa before joining Dr. Niegsch here in Ames.
Dr. Garman is a member of the following professional associations: