Meet the Doctor
Dr. Chet Heap earned his Bachelors Degree at Montana State University in Cell Biology and Neuroscience. He then attended dental school at Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. Originally from the Bozeman area, Dr. Heap is grateful to return to Montana and enjoys the great people of Great Falls. Dr. Heap practiced dentistry for a year and a half in Billings before making the exciting move to the area. Dr. Heap is fun, easy going and eager to provide excellent dental treatment. Patient comfort and care are his biggest priorities. Dr. Heap has received extensive training in dental implants and Invisalign. He enjoys spending his free time with his 3 children and wife. His hobbies include knife making, woodworking, guitar playing and anything that involves working with his hands.
Meet the Team
Amanda is our newest team member! She enjoys greeting and helping people as they come to visit or when they call with needs or questions. She is very compassionate and hopes to make our patients feel more at ease. She was born and raised here in Great Falls. In her free time, she loves exploring, spending time with family or just staying in with her fur babies.
Chelsea enjoys helping our patients during their visits to our office. She says it is particularly gratifying to see a healthy, happy smile. Chelsea and her husband have 2 children, a boy and a girl. Her family activities are centered around cars, the outdoors and family time.
As a registered dental hygienist, Brian enjoys helping people get to a better state of oral health. He enjoys teaching patients proper brushing and flossing techniques that yield good oral hygiene habits. Brian and his wife are parents to three very active little boys. Together as a family they enjoy camping, especially in Glacier National Park. The boys are starting to get involved with sports, so they are busy supporting those activities. Brian also enjoys hunting, fishing and archery.
Janelle has been a hygienist for 6 years. She enjoys building relationships with her patients and educating them on their oral health. Janelle and her husband have one daughter. As a family they enjoy outdoor activities such as hunting, camping and fishing.
Risa has been a dental hygienist since 2016. Before attending dental hygiene school she was a premed major at Montana State University, which she attended on a cheerleading scholarship. Risa fell in love with dental hygiene when observing a dentist while in her undergrad. Risa is passionate about overall health and wellness and loves educating her patients on the connection between their oral and systemic health. In her free time she enjoys doing anything outdoors with her husband and their two dogs.
Sarah is one of our Dental Assistants who joined the Glacier team in 2019. She has 7 years of experience spanning over 3 states and enjoys the opportunity to meet new people and help them feel comfortable and welcome when they come in for a visit. She enjoys taking in the Montana outdoors year round and can often be found hitting the trails on her 4X4 as soon as the snow melts! Sarah is married and has 2 children.
Kelly has been a dental assistant for more than 20 years! She has always loved helping people with their dental needs. Outside of work, Kelly enjoys spending time with her family and 2 dogs. She also enjoys ranching with her husband.