Karla Maher, DDS

Meet Dr. Maher

dr karla maherDr. Karla Maher joined Mt. Pleasant Dental Associates in July 2013. She grew up in Mt. Pleasant and graduated from the Mt. Pleasant Community High School in 2006. She then went on to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology from Simpson College in 2009 followed by her D.D.S. from the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry in 2013. While in the Iowa dental program Dr. Maher was able to participate in many volunteer opportunities including providing care at Iowa Mission of Mercy, volunteering at the Dick Parrott Free Dental Clinic in Iowa City, and taking a spring break mission trip to Jamaica.

Dr. Maher and her husband Josh Maher, who is also native to Mt. Pleasant, are excited they have been given to opportunity to return to their hometown and to be active members in the community. Currently they are both members the Mt. Pleasant Noon Rotary Club and Mt. Pleasant’s young professionals group, AMP. They are both active members of the St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, where Dr. Maher is presently serving on the Old Threshers Committee. Dr. Maher is also serving a term as an Ambassador for the Mt. Pleasant Chamber of Commerce.

When she is not at the dental office, Dr. Maher enjoys spending time with family, being outdoors, and get-togethers with friends. She is also an enthusiastic wrestling fan!

Professional Affiliations

  • American Dental Association
  • Iowa Dental Association