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About Your Dentist

About Your Dentist

Heather Hradek, DDS

“Dentistry is about much more than just teeth – it’s about the relationships I get to build each and every day with my patients. They trust me to take care of their oral health, and I’m honored to have that responsibility.”

My Mission

“I take an interest in each of my patients’ personal well being, that’s why I make it a goal to emphasize the importance of lifetime and preventative care to them. In doing so, I can help them achieve beautiful smiles that will last throughout their lives.”

Education

  • Butler University – Indianapolis, IN
  • Indiana University School of Dentistry – Indianapolis, IN
    • Quintessence Publishing Award for Restorative Dentistry
    • Dean’s Gold Award for National Boards
    • Dr. Tillman E. Miller Clinical Achievement Award in Dentistry
    • Pierre Fauchard Academy Award
    • Research Honors Program Award
    • Pride Hufford Scholarship Award

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Hradek had completed DOCS Oral Sedation course and is proud to offer oral sedation dentistry, so patients who've always been scared of the dentist can receive the care they need and deserve in a relaxed setting. Dr. Hradek is an Invisalign Certified Premier Orthodontic Provider and has also completed the Aesthetic Continuum series. Dr. Hradek, who has completed the Heartland Dental Doctor Leadership series, is an Orthotain provider and has been trained in providing complete smile design makeovers to give patients that bright, straight and white smile they've always dreamed of!

She is a member of the American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, Northwest Indiana Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, Academy of General Dentistry, Delta Sigma Delta Dental Fraternity, and Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society.

Personal Attention Professional Care

“Oral Health has a direct link to your overall health, that's why maintaining your oral health is our top concern. Thanks to advances in dental technology and techniques, enjoying terrific oral hygiene has never been easier. Although fear may cause some to avoid the dentist, you have nothing to worry about. With our comfortable, considerate care, you can sit back and relax as your dental needs are taken care of."

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Hradek was born and raised in the small town of Jasper in Southern Indiana, but loves exploring the Chicagoland area with her husband, daughter and their two rescued dogs. She is an active member at Calvary Church, and in her spare time enjoys running, cooking, yoga and trying new restaurants.

Ami Pandya, DDS

“Dentistry is about providing excellent care to all patients while fostering relationships and being a leader in our community as a healthcare provider.”

My Mission

“To serve all with comprehensive care in an ethical and respectable manner in order to better serve my patients and their dental needs.”

Education

Emory University, Bachelor of Science – Atlanta, GA
Rush University, Master of Science – Chicago, IL
Indiana University School of Dentistry, Doctorate of Dental Surgery – Indianapolis, IN

Continuing Education & Professional Memberships

Dr. Pandya is a current member of American Dental Association, Indiana Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and American Association of Women Dentists. She enjoys continuing education in order to stay up-to-date with the latest research, technologies and innovations in dentistry.

Life & Hobbies

Dr. Pandya was raised in Georgia, but considers the Midwest her second home. In her spare time, Dr. Pandya enjoys spinning, arts and crafts, yoga, reading and cooking. She is a huge Chicago Bulls fan! Dr. Pandya resides in Chicago, and loves exploring the restaurants and events the city has to offer.