About Dr. Heather Blanchard
Meet Dr. Blanchard, the person ultimately responsible for listening to you, creating your individual treatment plan, supervising your comprehensive care team and applying her skilled hands to create your smile in order to provide you with the ultimate experience in patient centered care.
After 14 years of practicing dentistry in the Flathead Valley, Dr. Blanchard is known for her wonderful chair-side manner and the beautiful smiles that she creates. Her focus is comprehensive patient centered treatment planning to best fit each patient’s desires. Dr. Blanchard is passionate about her profession and strives to provide the best possible care to each of her patients by taking countless hours of continuing education throughout the country each year and staying active in local study clubs in order to stay up to date with the latest technology and procedures.
Dr. Blanchard was born and raised in Cody, Wyoming on a quarter horse ranch where she enjoyed many of the aspects of growing up in a rural community and graduated top of her class in 1995. Following high school, she then moved to Seattle and graduated from the University of Washington in 2000 with a bachelors degree in Molecular and Cell Biology. She then graduated from the University of Washington School of Dentistry in the class of 2004, which was the number one rated dental school in the nation for that year. She received numerous awards including the 2004 Howard Johnson Memorial Award. Dr. Blanchard’s education and background have helped her to maintain and uphold the highest level of excellence in her work as a dentist.
Outside the office, Dr. Blanchard enjoys spending time with her husband, Derek, and her two children, Sienna and Cannon (all of whom keep her very busy and happy).