About Heath Dental Group

MEET DR. BILL

Dr. Bill Heath

Dr. William Heath has been practicing dentistry for more than 30 years.  A graduate of Brigham Young University and University of Washington School of Dentistry, Dr. Bill annually invests a minimum of 50 of hours annually in continuing dental education through his membership in the prestigious Spear Dental Faculty Club. Dr. Heath is a member of the American Dental Association, the California Dental Association and a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry.

A lifelong resident of Lompoc and Santa Barbara County, Dr. Bill serves a number of patients who have known him for decades. Committed to the health and vibrancy of the community at large, Dr. Bill has served as a youth sports coach, in his church’s leadership and as a member of the Lompoc School Board. In his free time, Dr. Bill enjoys hiking, golf, time with his family, baking pies and brewing homemade root beer.

“Dentistry is more than polishing, flossing, pulling and drilling — it’s about serving and treating each patient with focused attention to support their whole health. We make that a priority with every patient we serve.”

BILL HEATH, DDS

ABOUT OUR PROFESSIONAL, CARING STAFF

Heath Dental Group - Lompoc, California

The Heath Dental Group Team, photographed summer 2021 by Christine Photography.

Alisa - Heath Dental group
Janet - Heath Dental Group
Deneen - Heath Dental Group

Alisa Pulido

Janet Taatjes

Deneen Litzinger

REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT

Started working for Heath Dental
June 2006 

Alisa has been working chairside as an R.D.A. to Dr. Bill for over 15 years, she has been in the dental field since 1999. She enjoys seeing the many advancements over the years and how Dr. Bill keeps up with technology. When she’s not at work, you can find her and her husband cheering on their daughters at a soccer match.

REGISTERED DENTAL ASSISTANT

Started working for Heath Dental
March 1992 

Janet has been in dentistry, and assisting Dr. Bill for 29 years. She loves helping patients maintain and achieve a beautiful and healthy smile. In her spare time she enjoys the central coast beaches and spending time with her daughters and granddaughter.

REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST

Started working for Heath Dental
March 2002 

“I have worked in dentistry since 1985. At Heath Dental Group, I enjoy working one on one with people to improve the health and beauty of their smiles. In my spare time I enjoy going to dog shows.”

Michele Wallace
LIBBY - Heath Dental Group
Joe Testa

Michele Wallace

Libby Samaniego

Joseph Testa

FRONT OFFICE

Started working for Heath Dental
  2010 

Michele has been working front office for Dr. Bill for the past 12 years. She is a native of Lompoc, enjoys serving her community, and loves the family feel this practice offers. In her spare moments Michele enjoys spending time with her family — her 14-year-old twins and 17-year-old keep her busy! Her weekends are spent enjoying watching her kids play sports, shopping and camping.

REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST

Started working for Heath Dental
June 2019 

“At Heath Dental Group, I enjoy caring for and connecting with patients, and working hard with an awesome team! I also enjoy hiking around the beautiful central coast, family time and playing with my dogs Reggie and Millie.” 

REGISTERED DENTAL HYGIENIST

Started working for Heath Dental
 Summer 2021 

As a dairy herdsman Joseph monitored herd health on a daily basis, then started in dental hygiene in 2003. “I enjoy helping people improve and maintain their smiles.  It’s a big plus to work on the intake end vs the production and exhaust end.”

PATIENT REVIEWS

Amazing: “Dr. Heath’s office is amazing. He sees me and my 3 children, including my ASD child. Everyone working in the office have always been so patient and caring with my children… I highly recommend this office to anyone in the area and especially those families with a special needs member.” — TARA S.

New Client: “It was rough changing my dentist after almost 40 years, but the transition was very easy. Very nice staff!” — JUNELL P.

Military Family Support: “Dr. Heath has the most friendly and patient staff for both me and my kid. As a military family, we are not looking forward to when we have to move again — because I don’t want to go to any other dental office!” — ASHLEE W.

Love the Crew: “I love the crew here. I used to have the worst anxiety when going to the dentist and this is the first and only dental office that made me feel completely comfortable. I recommend them to everyone when asked about dentists in the area.” — MEGAN C.

Great Hygienist: “Great dental hygienist—very gentle yet meticulous. Dr. Bill personable and on time as usual! Love this dental office as they make you feel part of the family upon arrival!” — KIM W.

A Blessing: “An absolute blessing… We have been patients since the mid-80’s and wouldn’t have it any other way.” — JOHN W.

If at first you don’t succeed: “We just moved here and unfortunately I tried another dental office first. The quality of care at Heath Dental Group not only surpassed the other dental office, it also exceeded my expectations. I am glad we found this office and can continue our dental care with confidence! Friendly staff and Dr. Heath made us feel welcome and very comfortable. I have already recommended them to a friend and will any chance I get!” — SHEANAY F.

The Best Cleaning: “I had the best cleaning I’ve ever had by Libby! Thank you so much for making my experience so welcoming and easy!” — NIKKI L.

They Listen: “(Heath Dental Group) treats patients with care and listen to your concerns. They give details in simple terms to explain any dental issues.” — NAOMI S.

Painless: “Dr. Heath is professional and trustworthy, helping me by painlessly filling a cracked tooth and crown. My whole family sees him for all our dental care and I’d recommend his office to anyone.” — ANONYMOUS

First Visit Review: “Dr. Bill Heath and staff were very friendly, thorough and professional. As a new patient, I really felt confident that I will receive good care with them. They did everything they could to ensure my first visit was comfortable and they communicated very well with my former dentist to get my records on time.” — ANNE B.

Look Forward to Visits: “Been coming here for years — everyone is so nice and helpful. Any time I have issues with my teeth, they are always on it! I look forward to my cleanings!” — BRIANNA C.

Calm and Relaxed: “I am terrified of the dentist drill. Dr. Bill understand how I feel and makes sure l am calm and relaxed. I really appreciated the care and kindness he has shown me for over 20 years. He is the best — Thank you, Dr. Bill!” — NANCY H.

My Favorite Dentist: “(Heath Dental Group has) a very friendly staff who care about their patients. This is my favorite dentist office.” — DANA K.

Top Drawer Expertise: “Excellent top-drawer expertise and current with new developments in the field. I’m grateful for their approach and experience — with consideration of need and cost.” — BARBARA C.

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS

Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry
Member of the American Dental Association
Member of California Dental Association
Member of the Spear Faculty Club
We proudly use ClearCorrect

LOMPOC, CALIFORNIA DENTIST

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