Dr. Heck was born and raised in Hammond, Indiana. She attended Indiana University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Biology. After Dr. Heck graduated from the IU School of Dentistry in 1980, she worked as an associate dentist for a year before opening her practice in Gosport, Indiana. She gives her time to the Gosport community schools by performing free exams and donating tooth brushes to school age children. Dr. Heck alsoworks with the State Board of Health promoting free sealants for school children.
Dr. Heck has a great love for her job and the wonderful patients she has served for the four decades she’s owned Gosport Dental. “It is a joy coming to work. Every day is different. I love the fact that I am treating the grandchildren of children I had as patients.”