Bottom line? You’re more than a mouth to us.

We’re glad you’re here! Morningside Dental is family owned and family friendly. We look forward to your visits, and we love to see you smile!

For your family’s dental care, choose Morningside Dental. Conveniently located in Sioux City, Iowa, we help patients achieve healthy, beautiful smiles! Our family-friendly office provides a range of preventive, cosmetic, and restorative services customized to meet each patient’s unique needs. Offering routine cleanings, teeth whitening, mouth guards, crowns, bridges, children’s dentistry, emergency care, and more, our team is here to make you smile!


For information about our practice or to schedule an appointment, contact us today at 712-276-2206!



4704 Morningside Ave.

Sioux City, IA 51106


8 a.m. – 5 p.m., M – Th 


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When it comes to dental care, experience counts.

At Morningside Dental, we’re committed to providing you with the best possible dental experience. Our mission? Quality dentistry. Christian values. Exceptional care.

Dr. Richard Clark and his wife, Barb, started Morningside Dental—a family-friendly, Christ-centered practice in Sioux City. Dr. Clark invited Dr. Kiple to join the team in 1995, and they shared the practice and a strong friendship until Dr. Clark’s unexpected death in 2004.  

Today Dr. Kiple and staff uphold the exceptional legacy of Morningside Dental’s founder by making sure it’s a place where, as Dr. Clark liked to say, “patients send their friends.”

Why I love working at Morningside Dental

I get to help people keep their smiles, and I love seeing patients on a regular basis and hearing about their lives.




Our friendly and knowledgeable team is like a second family. Our first priority is you. 

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Dr. Charles (Chip) Kiple, Dentist
Dr. Charles (Chip) Kiple


Shari Bernholtz, Dental Assistant
Shari Bernholtz

Dental Assistant

Vicky Yeska, Dental Assistant
Vicky Yeska

Dental Assistant

Angie Hanson, Dental Hygenist
Angie Hanson

Dental Hygenist

Erin Lange, Dental Hygenist
Erin Lange

Dental Hygenist

Shelly Sargisson-Hennen, Dental Hygienist
Shelly Sargisson-Hennen

Dental Hygienist

Shirley Miller, Office Manager
Shirley Miller

Office Manager

Natasha Curtin, Receptionist
Natasha Curtin




From routine cleanings to complex cases, we're here to help! Contact us to learn more about any of our services.


“Where patients send their friends” was part of the ad messaging when we opened in 1976. Today the message still rings true, as patients happily share their experiences. 

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The office is very friendly, with professional work and workers. Dr. Kiple and his team always make me feel comfortable and special, and Shirley works with me to reschedule my appointments. Thank you for your awesome services!

Everybody at Morningside Dental is very professional, friendly, and makes me feel comfortable! I thought Dr. Clark was the best…Dr. Kiple followed in his footsteps. I wouldn't go anywhere else for dental care!

The staff is always very kind and comforting—always willing to explain everything that needs to be done. Plus they make my kids laugh and enjoy the visit…definitely a family friendly office.

Aimee Nelson

Johnny Hair

I’ve been Morningside Dental patient for as long as I can remember. As a little girl, I waited to see my picture on the “No Cavities” board and wondered if I would be next to win the giant animal of the month! I never had any fear or concerns at Morningside Dental. Everyone has always been so friendly and welcoming, and the staff has become like a family. Today my daughters love the same aspects of visiting the dentist as I did growing up. I also appreciate the location, as it’s perfect for my family.

Doris Gettner

We definitely recommend Morningside Dental—not only because of the outstanding care we receive, but also because they are so flexible with our ever-changing schedules. We have often had to reschedule appointments, and they're very happy to help us. They also do a great job of working with our insurance to make sure we get the maximum benefits for our dental care.

Jill & Chad Bork

Jenna, Brayden & Koby

I'd absolutely recommend Morningside Dental to my friends because they are a family friendly office. The staff is very kind and comforting...always willing to explain everything that needs to be done. Best of all, they make my kids laugh and enjoy the visit.

Amiee Nelson

Brook Lang


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8 a.m. – 5 p.m., M – Th 



4704 Morningside Ave.
Sioux City, IA 51106


We’re at the corner of Morningside Avenue and Lakeport Road—across from Walgreens and next to Subway.

Have an emergency?
Dial 712-276-2206 for on-call info.
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OUR MISSION: Quality dentistry. Christian values. Exceptional care.