Meet the Endodontist: Dr. BENJAMIN M. NASHLEANAS
BOARD CERTIFIED Endodontist in West Des Moines & Ankeny IA
Dr. Ben Nashleanas was born in Sioux City, Iowa, and graduated from Hinton Community High School. He continued his undergraduate education at Morningside College. Prior to entering dental school, Dr. Nashleanas received a direct commission into the Iowa Army National Guard and completed Basic Officer Leadership Course at Fort Sam Houston Texas. Dr. Nashleanas continues to serve as a Captain and State Dental Officer drilling at Camp Dodge.
Dr. Nashleanas graduated from University of Iowa Dental School in 2015, and immediately entered their endodontics program — where he served as Chief Resident and graduated in 2017. Dr. Nashleanas has been extensively trained in non-surgical and surgical micro endodontics.
Dr. Nashleanas is published in dental literature and continues to teach at the University of Iowa. He became Board Certified in Endodontics in 2018.
Dr. Nashleanas and his wife, Keshia, have three children, Nolan, Liam, and Colby. They are members of Lutheran Church of Hope. Dr. Nashleanas enjoys spending time with his family, hunting, fishing, and supporting the Hawkeyes.