Dr. Kate Amend grew up in Waterloo, Iowa, with her older sister and younger brother. She completed her Bachelor’s of Science at the University of Northern Iowa before attending the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, where she received her Doctor of Dental Surgery (DDS) degree in 2019.
Since graduating, she has become a member of the American Dental Association and the Academy of General Dentistry. Dr. Kate also volunteers with outreach programs such as the Iowa Mission of Mercy and Special Olympics Special Smiles, and participates in dental mission trips.
In her free time, Dr. Kate enjoys spending time with her family, friends, and fiancé, Blake. She and her fiancé enjoy skiing, biking, hiking, and spending time with their new Goldendoodle, Lady.