About QC Dental Docs, P.C.
At QC Dental Docs, P.C., we take your oral health seriously. We will care for you and your family like you are a part of ours. We strive to offer personalized dental care and affordable solutions. Our team utilizes advanced technology and state-of-the-art equipment to elevate our level of care. You can count on us to help you maintain a healthy mouth and beautiful smiles.
By developing long-term relationships with our patients, we can tailor our services to their particular needs. Our comprehensive treatment planning helps our patients achieve maximum dental health benefits. Our doctors and staff listen to your questions, discuss your concerns, and thoroughly evaluate your oral health and treatment options.
Meet Our Doctors
Jason R. Benoit, D.D.S.
Dr. Benoit was born and raised in Dubuque, Iowa. He attended St. Ambrose University, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. Dr. Benoit went on to attend the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry where he received his D.D.S. in 1999.
Returning to the Quad Cities, Dr. Benoit became a staff dentist at Community Health Care. Meanwhile, his wife, Gena, completed her family practice residency through Genesis Medical Center. She used to practice at the Genesis Maplecrest Clinic in Bettendorf and is now practicing at Genesis West Campus in Davenport. He is active in the ADA and IDA. Past president of the Scott County Dental Society, and past president of the Davenport District Dental Society. Dr. Benoit participates as a dental mentor for the University of Iowa, College of Dentistry, and the Scott Community College Dental Assisting Program.
Dr. Benoit currently does volunteer work for the Iowa Mission of Mercy, Give Kids a Smile, I-Smile Silver, and the Quad City Health Initiative. Dr. Benoit also recently completed a Mini-Implant Residency Program at Spring Park Oral Surgery and is Solea CO2 All Tissue Laser Dentistry Certified.
Jason enjoys many outdoor activities, including fishing, boating, water/snow skiing, and woodworking. Jason and Gena have three wonderful boys: Daniel, Michael, Adam and the family dog Toby. He also enjoys coaching his three boys in many different sports throughout the year.
Jonathan Wenger, D.D.S.
Dr. Jonathan Wenger is originally from Durant, Iowa. He attended The University of Iowa for undergraduate studies in neurobiology and went on to receive his DDS (Doctor of Dental Surgery) degree from the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics in 2013.
Since then Dr. Wenger has been a proud member of the QC Dental Docs team and has also participated in the Iowa Mission of Mercy and Give Kids a Smile outreach programs. He is a current member of the American Dental Association, Iowa Dental Association, Davenport District Dental Association, Scott County Dental Society and the Illowa Study Club. Dr. Wenger is also Solea CO2 All Tissue Laser Dentistry Certified.
When Dr. Wenger is not working, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Alex, daughter Nell and his dog, Lucy. His interests include music, cooking, motorcycle riding, camping, hiking, and enjoying the outdoors.
Kelly Kingma, D.D.S.
Dr. Kelly was born and raised in Davenport, Iowa. She attended the University of Iowa for her undergraduate studies and then went on to attend the University of Iowa College for Dentistry where she received her D.D.S. in 2008.
After graduating Dr. Kelly worked as an associate in Cedar Rapids while her husband, Chris, completed his dental degree, one-year dental residency at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, and Endodontic residency at Marquette University. Currently, Dr. Kelly and her family live in Davenport and her husband practices at Drs. Witt and Taylor’s office in Davenport.
Dr. Kelly is currently a member of the ADA, IDA, and a new member to the Scott County Dental Society and Davenport District Dental Association.
Kelly loves spending time with her family and enjoys any outdoor sporting activities, including golf, swimming, and anything HAWKEYE! Kelly and Chris have a daughter, Katelyn, a son, Kyle, and a Goldendoodle, Bailey.
Vinta Ahuja, D.M.D.
Dr. Ahuja was born and raised in India, where she received her Bachelor in Dental Surgery (BDS) degree in 2007. She practiced as a general dentist for a community center in her hometown. In 2008, she moved to the U.S. to study health care policy and management at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA. In 2009 she moved to Iowa with her husband Gaurav who works as a hospitalist at the Genesis Medical Center in Davenport and Silvis.
Dr. Ahuja attended the University of Iowa College of Dentistry, where she received her masters in Dental Public Health in 2013. She focused her research on esthetic perceptions and the Oral Health-Related Quality of Life among Iowa Adolescents. Later, she attended the Boston University Henry M. Goldman School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA to receive her DMD Doctor of Dental Medicine) degree with honors in 2018. She is a member of the American Dental Association, the Iowa Dental Association, and the Iowa Study Club.
Outside her professional activities, Vinti enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Gaurav and Vinti are blessed with two beautiful boys, Aarav and Ayaan. They all enjoy traveling, hiking, gardening, and numerous other outdoor activities.
Dr. Ahuja looks forward to meeting you and providing your family with the best of dental care in a comfortable and friendly environment.
Thomas P. “Chip” Irwin, Jr., D.M.D.
Dr. Irwin received his B.S degree in biology from Birmingham Southern College in Birmingham, Alabama. He went on to receive a D.M.D (Doctor of Medical Dentistry Degree) in 1986 from the University of Alabama’s School of Dentistry, in Birmingham, Alabama.
Following graduation from dental school, Dr. Irwin completed one year of general dentistry residency in the United States Army at Fort Carson, Colorado Springs, Colorado and then three years of general dentistry in Giessen, Germany. He has been in private practice in the Quad Cities since 1990.
He is active in the ADA, IDA and was a past president of both the Davenport District Dental Association and the Scott County Dental Society. Dr. Irwin is also part of the Iowa Study Club.
Born and raised in Tennessee, Dr. Irwin enjoys many activities including snowmobiling, hiking, ATV adventures and traveling around the U.S.A. He also enjoys spending time with family and friends. His wife, Dawn, is a hygienist in our practice. His kids, Blake and Taylor, are his pride and joy.
Meet Our Hygienists
Education: B.S. Dental Hygiene, University of Iowa. 1981
Experience: 30+ years private practice – Dental Hygiene
Personal: Married to Dave, two boys Michael and Ryan.
Education: B.S. Health Education/Certificate – Dental Hygiene, Ohio State University in 1982.
Experience: Over 30 years – Dental Hygiene
Personal: Married to J.D. with three daughters, Erin, Maggie, Jenna, son-in-law Jeff and new granddaughter Ellie Rose in Grand Rapids, Michigan. Enjoys golfing, gardening, and spending time with family. Moved to Iowa from Dayton, Ohio in 1986. Quad-City resident since 1993.
Education: B.A. in psychology from Northern Iowa and Hawkeye Community College for Dental Hygiene 2001.
Experience: Over 15 years – Dental Hygiene
Personal: Married to John with two children. Loves spending time with family and friends and enjoys traveling and shopping.
Education: Received her Associate of Applied Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Kirkwood Community College.
Affiliations: Active member of the American Dental Hygienists Association and the Iowa Dental Hygienists Association.
Experience: Licensed Dental Hygienist in the state of Iowa since 2009.
Personal: Married to her husband Nick, has two children and two grandsons, who are her sunshine and a dog, Cooper. Enjoys spending time with family and friends, as well as spending time at sporting events and being outdoors.
Education: Graduated from PPCC in Pueblo, Colorado, with an A.A.S. degree in Dental hygiene in 2004.
Work Experience: Has been practicing Dental Hygiene for 15 years. Practiced in Colorado Springs, Colorado for two years and has been practicing in the Quad Cities for over 13 years.
Personal: Is from Wichita Falls, Texas. Enjoys working out, outdoor activities, being with family, church activities, and hanging out with husband and three fur babies.
Education: Received her Associates in Applied Science in Dental Hygiene at Parkland College in Champaign, IL.
Experience: Licensed RDH in IA and IL for 23+ years. Has worked in Periodontal and Pediatric offices as well as general dentistry.
Personal: Married for 23 years and has a 21-year-old daughter and 18-year-old son. Hobbies include biking, walking her two dogs, photography, cooking, and Pinterest.
Education: B.S. Dental Hygiene, University of Alabama, Birmingham. 1986
Awards: Member Dental Hygiene National Honor Society
Affiliations: American Dental Hygiene Association
Experience: Specialty Practice Periodontal – 1986
Military/Community Health -1987-1990
Private Practice – 1990 – Present
Personal: Married to Dr. Chip Irwin, two children Blake and Taylor. Enjoys outdoor activities and sports.
Meet Our Staff
Sarah Costello – Office Manager
Education: Graduated Dental Assisting School, 2000 – Scott Community College. Continuing Education – Dental Hygiene. Bachelor of Accounting, 2018.
Experience: Working in the dental field for over 16 years as an assistant and as a part of the front office team.
Personal: Married to her husband, Bryan, and has three daughters. Enjoys spending time with her family and working around the house.
Education: Graduated from Illinois State University in 2010
Work Experience: Has over six years of experience in the dental field, working as a front office assistant.
Personal: She is originally from Peoria and recently moved to the Quad Cities. She enjoys being outside attending concerts, decorating, and having fun with family, friends, and husband Jake.
Education: Graduated from Dental Assisting Technologies in Moline, IL in 2008
Work Experience: Has been working in the dental field for over eight years and loves what she does!
Personal: In her spare time, she enjoys running outside, going to the gym, loves spending time with friends and family, and enjoys outdoor activities and sports.
Savanna has been successfully working in the dental field since she received her degree from Scott Community College’s Dental Assisting School in 2006. Outside of helping dental patients at QC Dental Docs, P.C., she loves spending time with her family, camping, and boating.
Meet Our Dental Assistants
Education: Graduated from Apollo College Dental Assisting program in 2007.
Experience: Registered Dental Assistant for ten years.
Personal: Enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Education: Graduated from Scott Community College Dental Assisting program in 2013.
Experience: Dental Assistant since 2013.
Personal: Enjoys spending time with her husband and three children; Kaylee, JC, and Eli.
Education: Graduated from Scott Community College Dental Assisting program in 2018.
Experience: Registered Dental Assistant since 2018.
Personal: Enjoys traveling, being outdoors, and spending time with family and friends.