Gosport Dental Clinic - Barbara LaMere-Heck D.D.S.
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Terri Irwin

Terri has been with Dr. Heck since the practice first opened in 1983. She is the technician in charge of the Gosport Dental Clinic’s in-house laboratory. Terri makes all of our dentures, partials and other appliances. Gosport Dental Clinic also offers same day relines and repairs. Terri has taken many hours of continuing education and has her certification in radiology and expanded functions. She is the proud grandma of three, Zane, Brayten, and Ella.


Julie Surber

Julie has been with Dr. Heck since 2005. She graduated from the University of Texas in 2003. Julie is a gentle hygienist and makes getting your teeth cleaned a very pleasant experience. Julie is patient and willing to educate about how to better care for your teeth and gums. Julie has received her certificate in local anesthesia and can now give injections.


2012 - BeckyRebecca Krauss

Rebecca has been with Dr. Heck since 1998. She has attended Indiana University where she received her Dental Radiographer certification, Coronal Polishing and Caries Detection certification Rebecca is the oral hygiene educator and uses her exceptional people skills to calm even the most nervous patient. Her people skills are so exceptional that many of the patients request Rebecca as their assistant. Rebecca was raised in Gosport and was Dr. Heck’s very first patient back in 1983.


AngelAngel Collier

Angel joined Dr. Heck in the Summer of 2016. She graduated from Dental Assisting School at Ivy Tech in Columbus in 2004. Angel is also an Expanded Duty Dental Assistant and has been placing fillings for 13 years. Her professional knowledge and positive attitude have been a great asset to the practice and dental team.


AshleyAshley Allor

Ashley joined the Gosport Dental Clinic team in early 2016. She graduated from Dental Assisting School in 2008. Ashley is an Expanded Duties Dental Assistant and been placing fillings for 6 years. Her positive attitude and continued education benefit Dr. Heck and the Dental Clinic tremendously.


AngelTara Cummings

Tara joined the Gosport Dental Clinic Family in the fall of 2017 after graduating from Lake Land College in Mattoon, Illinois in May of 2017. Tara is a gentle hygienist and is certified in local anesthesia. Tara resides in Cloverdale, Indiana with her husband of five years and their one year old son, Wyatt. Tara and her family enjoy farming and being outdoors. Her ambition and joyful attitude make her a great asset to the team.


AngelSavannah Cramer

Savannah started with Dr. Heck in the winter of 2017. She graduated from Dental Assisting School in 2008, and started working in a private practice in Bloomington. Savannah has experience in both the clinic and front office side of dentistry. Savannah currently works as Dr. Heck’s insurance and billing coordinator. As a child, Dr. Heck was Savannahs first dentist. Savannah has one son, Everett, who she enjoys hiking, listening to music, and riding bikes with. Savannah’s knowledge and passion for dentistry makes her a great member of the Gosport Dental Clinic family.

AngelLexie Heck

Lexie is Dr. Heck’s youngest daughter and has been working at Gosport Dental Clinic since 2013. Lexie currently studies at Indiana State University and will receive her Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration in December of 2018. Following graduation Lexie intends to move in Indianapolis to begin her education in the dental field, in hopes of following in her mother’s footsteps. Lexie has her certification in Dental Radiography and will spend the remainder of the year learning under her mother to better her dental knowledge.

AngelJessica Chisham

Jessica joined Dr. Heck in the spring of 2018. She graduated in 1998 as a Certified Dental Assistant. Jessica has been placing fillings and working as a dental assistant for 18 years. At Gosport Dental Clinic, she works the front desk, checking patients in and out, collecting payments, and verifying insurance. Jessica lives in Spencer, Indiana with her husband and four children. Jessica and her family enjoy attending church together on Sunday mornings.