1406 N US Highway 71 | Carroll, Iowa 51401


Dr. Michelle Sturm

Dr. Michelle Sturm grew up in Carroll, Iowa, and graduated from Kuemper Catholic High School. Michelle earned her undergraduate degree from the University of Iowa and graduated from Creighton University School of Dentistry in 2011.

She returned to the Carroll area to join her father at Carroll Dental Associates and began her private practice. Locally, Michelle is serving on the Steering Committee of the Carroll Young Professionals, and on the Carroll Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors.  She is also a past graduate of the Carroll County Leadership Institute. Michelle is also a member of the American Dental Association, the Iowa Dental Association as well as the Fort Dodge District Dental Society.


Terri Claussen
Registered Dental Hygienist

Terri has previously worked as a certified dental assistant in Nebraska for 10 years. She has recently returned to the dental field assisting Dr. Sturm, and helping in the front office.


Karyl Eischeid
Registered Dental Hygienist

Karyl graduated from Bishop Clarkson School of Nursing in 1978. She worked in Orthopedics and Labor and Delivery as a Registered Nurse for 10 years. Karyl then returned to school and graduated from Des Moines Area Community College's Dental Hygiene program. She has been employed as a Registered Dental Hygenist since 1994.


Abby Bluml
Registered Dental Hygienist

Abby earned her dental hygiene degree from Des Moines Area Community College. She is a licensed Dental Hygienist as well as licensed to administer local anesthetic. She also is registered in dental radiography. Abby has been with our practice since June of 2011.

Julianna Collison
Registered Dental Hygienist/Assistant

Julianna received her Dental Hygiene and Dental Assisting degree at Des Moines Area Community College. She is registered in Dental Radiography and is licensed to administer local anesthesia. Julianna has been with the office since May of 2015.




Rhonda Reis
Registered Dental Hygienist

Rhonda, dental hygienist, was born & raised in Carroll County & attended Coon Rapids Community School. Following graduation, she attended Westmar College for one year before entering the dental hygiene program at Des Moines Area Community College in Ankeny. Rhonda has been part of the staff since 1992. She resides in Coon Rapids with her husband Kevin. They have 3 children.

Diane Vonnahme
Registered Dental Assistant

Diane has worked in the dental field since 1979, first working as an assistant with Dr. Robert Barrels. After his retirement, she began with Dr. Eischeid in 1980, where she works as a certified dental assistant and radiographer.




Cari Vonnahme
Registered Dental Assistant

Cari is a Registered Dental Assistant. She started in the dental field in November 2013 helping in the front office.

Becki Miller
Front Office

Becki has worked for Dr. Karl Eischeid since June 2004 as office manager. She is also a licensed Dental Assistant and certified in Dental Radiography.




Carolyn Minnich
Front Office

Carolyn has worked in the dental field since June of 2004, assisting with front office management on a part-time basis.