Dr. Kaler has been practicing gentle orthodontics since 1990. He has worked to assemble a team of reliable, well-trained professionals to deliver high-quality, pain-free care in a friendly, relaxed environment.
Dr. Kaler works directly with all of his patients believing they are best served by being involved in their own treatment decisions. That begins with listening with care and patience to their concerns, wishes, and goals. This is followed by crafting treatments to accomplish their unique oral health and smile goals. One-on-one work continues throughout treatment to ensure that his patients are always comfortable with the way things are progressing and not experiencing complications. He always speaks openly and communicates freely. When the time comes, he is ready to celebrate the triumph of the new smile with his patient and their loved ones.
Dr. Kaler has found that just as his patients’ bites improve following treatment so do their outlook and self-confidence.
Dr. Kaler’s educational experience background includes:
- University of South Dakota, Bachelors of Science
- University of Iowa, Doctorate of Dental Surgery
- Oregon Health Sciences University, Orthodontic Certification
It is Dr. Kaler’s belief that learning never ends and that excellence in delivery of care requires a professional dedicated to utilizing their understanding of current best practices and advances in research. As a result, his participation in continuing education has proven invaluable to his being able to deliver the superior care his patients have come to expect.
The opportunity to stay in touch with others within his own field is invaluable to Dr. Kaler. He has found it enables him to learn of challenges others are encountering, advances in technology, new practices, and the latest research.
Currently, he is a member and active participant in:
- American Association of Orthodontists
- American Dental Association
- Iowa Dental Association
- Iowa Society of Orthodontists
- Sioux City Dental Society
Away from the Office and at Home
A Sioux City resident and native, Dr. Kaler is married and has three sons. Among the hobbies he enjoys is collecting John Deere tractors.
Dr. Kaler believes strongly in the value of service to community. Currently, he volunteers with the Cub Scouts.