Christopher T. Cowherd, DDS
974 73rd Street, Suite 2
Windsor Heights, IA 50324
(515) 223-8008

The Office & Team

Walnut Creek Family Dentistry

We love our families, and we always give them our very best. Because Dr. Cowherd considers patients just as important as family, you can count on the Walnut Creek Family Dentistry team to provide you with what we consider to be the very best of everything. With old-school customer service and state-of-the-art technology, we offer a rewarding overall experience to patients of all ages. Our compassionate team members are lifelong learners, so we use innovative dental tools and cutting-edge procedures. You’re going to have a new outlook on dental visits after your first appointment!


  • Air Abrasion
  • Chairside Computers
  • Digital X-rays
  • Soft-Tissue Laser
  • Intra-oral Camera


  • Cozy Blankets
  • Music & Headphones
  • Private Consultation Room

Our Mission
It is the mission of Walnut Creek Family Dentistry to provide contemporary high-quality dental care in which we treat every patient as if he or she is family. We aim to optimize patient comfort and empower them to achieve his/her oral health goals. We have a unique personality that focuses on the highest customer service. At all times our patients will be treated with respect, dignity, and compassion.

Our Core Values

  • Commitment to listening to our patients’ needs and goals
  • Commitment to the highest quality dental care
  • Commitment to continuing education for the entire team
  • Commitment to empowering our patients through education to achieve lifelong oral health
  • Commitment to our patients' comfort
  • Commitment to creating an atmosphere of mutual trust and respect
  • Commitment to creating an environment that makes dental visits fun!

Schedule a Visit Today!
It’s time you experience personalized dentistry. In our Windsor Heights dental office, Dr. Christopher Cowherd serves families in the entire Greater Des Moines Area including West Des Moines, Des Moines, Urbandale, Clive, Waukee and nearby communities. We are easy to find, located just north of Interstate 235 next to the Walnut Creek Family YMCA. We’d like to meet you, get to know you, and provide excellent, contemporary dental care for you and your loved ones. Call Walnut Creek Family Dentistry of Des Moines today to reserve convenient appointments for the smiles closest to your heart!