Dr. Heather McElroy has had a passion for healthcare and art from a very young age. Growing up in Washington, KS, she worked as a nursing assistant at the county hospital where she realized her capacity for care and compassion. Meanwhile, at the same time winning numerous awards for her paintings and drawings at art shows. She discovered she could utilize these skills together through dentistry.
In 2006, Dr. McElroy graduated form the University of Nebraska Medical Center College of Dentistry. For the last eight years she has been caring for patients in Omaha and Grand Island, NE. She has had affiliations with the American Academy of Gerneral Dentistry (AGD), American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE), American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry (AACD), American Dental Association (ADA), and the International Congress of Oral Implantologist (ICOI.)
Believing that we should never stop learning, she seeks out opportunities to expand her knowledge through education. Her long list of continuing education includes Invisalign, Botox, Dermal Fillers, Frontline TMJ and Facial Pain Treatment, Implant Placement, Implant Restorations, Occlusion, Cosmetic Dentistry, and and Root Canals.
Dr. McElroy and her husband, Justin live in northwest Omaha and have two springer spaniels, Harley and Kicker. Together they enjoy travel, riding ATVs, boating, fishing and camping.
Heather McElroy welcomes patients of all ages.