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About Us


Amy Scallon Geis D.D.S

Dr. Amy Scallon Geis grew up on a farm outside Iowa Falls, IA and graduated from Iowa Falls-Alden High School. In 2011, she graduated Summa Cum Laude from Iowa State with her Bachelor of Science in Biology. Dr. Amy received her dental education at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics and she graduated with her Doctor of Dental Surgery in 2016. After graduation, Dr. Amy was excited to begin her career in Mount Vernon by buying the dental practice from long time dentist, Dr. Douglas Easker.

Dr. Amy spends her Fridays at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry working as an adjunct faculty member in the Department of Family Dentistry where she teaches senior dental students. Dr. Amy is a member of the American Dental Association, Iowa Dental Association, Linn County Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentists. 

In her free time, Dr. Amy coaches the Lisbon High School Dance Team, and enjoys spending time with her husband, Vince and their young son, Colin. 


Palisades Family Dental strives to provide quality dental care to the residents of Mount Vernon and the surrounding communities in a relaxed and caring environment. Our goal is to make each patient feel comfortable and to help them achieve the healthiest and best smile possible. We know what an important difference in health and self-esteem a beautiful smile can make, so let us work with you to achieve the smile you deserve!

Palisades Family Dental is also happy to accept your dental insurance and help navigate the financial aspect of dental treatment. 

 Call us to see how we can help you!



Palisades Family Dental is your resource for superior dental care and offers a wide range of dental services:

  • Check-ups and professional cleanings

  • Pediatric dentistry

  • Dentures, partial dentures, and repairs

  • Fillings, crowns, and bridges

  • Implant restoration 

  • Endodontics - Root canal therapy

  • Oral surgery - extractions

  • Oral disease prevention

  • Periodontal treatment - gum disease therapy

  • Night guards - to combat teeth grinding

  • Digital x-rays

Meet the Team
Contact Us


203 Glenn St SE

Mount Vernon, IA 52314

Phone: (319)895-8451

Fax: (319)895-8729


Our Hours

Monday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Tuesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Wednesday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Thursday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM


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