Dr. Eric Shelton
Dr. Shelton graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2002. He was elected into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon dental honor society prior to graduation. After graduation he went into practice in Decorah.
He became owner of Dental Associates in 2007. He and his wife, Jen, have four children–Alexa, Ellyson, Drake and Avery. Dr. Shelton is a member of the American Dental Association, the Decorah Lions Club and the Decorah Viking Athletic Booster Club. He enjoys outdoor activities, golf, softball, exercising and coaching his children.
Dr. Mark Buitenwerf
Dr. Buitenwerf graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 1972. He joined Dental Associates in 2008 after 34 years of practicing in Prairie City, Iowa and Prescott, Arizona.
Dr. Buitenwerf says, "I have always enjoyed using my talents in doing high quality, honest dentistry for my patients. I take time with each patient, trying to put them at ease so they have a good experience in my chair."
Dr. Amber McCarville
Dr. McCarville graduated from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry in 2014. Prior to dental school she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Iowa. While in dental school, she received several awards including Superior Achievement in Dental Histology, Excellence in Dental Prosthodontics, Dean's academic recognition each year and was selected into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon, National Honorary Dental Society. Dr. McCarville was elected into the Alpha Omega International Dental Society for graduating as valedictorian of her dental class. She is a member of the American Dental Association, Iowa Dental Club, and Academy of General Dentistry.
Dr. McCarville is committed to providing quality dental care while making her patients feel at ease. She enjoys partaking in a career that will allow her to build life-long relationships with patients. Dr. McCarville enjoys all aspects of dentistry and provides a wide range of dental services, including Invisalign and CEREC crowns.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. McCarville enjoys running, spending time with her husband Kyle, and outdoor activities. Dr. McCarville and her husband welcomed their first daughter, Bria, in October 2015.