Meet Dr. Elizabeth Craig and her family

Dr. Elizabeth Craig is passionate about dentistry and is proud to serve Waukee and the surrounding area. She has designed her practice to be a relaxing family friendly atmosphere. Dr. Craig understands that a visit to the dental office can be intimidating for many people and she is committed to making your experience as comfortable as possible. Most importantly, she is excited to provide quality dental care to help you have a smile that will last a lifetime!

Dr. Craig grew up in Northwest Iowa. She graduated from the University of Nebraska with a Bachelors of Science degree. She graduated with her Doctorate of Dental Surgery in 2005 from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry. She practiced in Omaha for several years while her husband, Steve, completed his residency (internal medicine) and fellowship (rheumatology) at the University of Nebraska Medical Center. After completion of his training, the Craigs moved back home to Iowa.

Dr. Craig has two daughters, Margaret and Luella, and two sons, Peter and Tommy. During her free time she enjoys traveling, running, and spending time with her growing family.



Meet Dr. Gigi Nelson and her family

Dr. Gigi Nelson is excited to start a new chapter in her career at the Craig Dental Center. As a former teacher, Dr. Nelson enjoys educating her patients on how to achieve and maintain a healthy smile. She is actively pursues continuing education to stay up to date on the current technologies.

Dr. Nelson earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology and Secondary Education from Iowa State University. She then completed her Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Iowa in 2011.

Dr. Nelson lives in West Des Moines with her husband, Colby, and her children, Harper, Beckett and Quinn.When not in the office, she loves to hike, boat, travel and spend time with her family.