Dr. Heath Grote

Dr Heath GroteDr. Heath Grote is from central Illinois. He earned a B.S. in Biology from Purdue University in 1991, and his Doctor of Dental Medicine (DMD) from Southern Illinois University School of Dental Medicine in 1995. During dental school, he was selected for membership in the dental honor society OmicronKappa Upsilon.

Dr. Grote then completed a General Practice Residency (GPR) at St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis in 1996, followed by a year of practice in general dentistry, also in St. Louis. In 1999 he earned his Certificate of Specialization in Endodontics from the University of Iowa and has been in private practice since that time.

He is licensed to practice endodontics in Illinois, as well as having earned certification as a Diplomate of the American Board of Endodontics. Dr. Grote is a member of the American Dental Association (ADA), the American Association of Endodontists (AAE), Illinois State Dental Society (ISDS), Illini Dental District Society (IDDS), and Omicron Kappa Upsilon (OKU).

In his spare time, Dr. Grote officiates high school football, and enjoys hiking and spending time with his wife, Kathy, and their daughters Abby and Rachel.