Dr. Heidi Sottek attended the University of Michigan Dental School earning her Doctor of Dental Surgery Degree in 2003. Upon completion Dr. Heidi entered the United States Air Force as a recipient of the Health Professions Scholarship Program (HPSP). She earned the rank of Major and served proudly for nine years.
Prior to her dedication in the field of Orthodontics she served four years as a general dentist. During which time Dr. Heidi received postgraduate training in Advanced Education in General Dentistry. Her pursuit of dental excellence led to many honors including the Air Force Material Command Junior Dental Officer of the Year Award and 72nd Air Base Wing Company Grade Officer of the Year Award.
In 2009, Dr. Heidi completed her Post-Doctoral training at the Tri-Service Orthodontic Residency Program at Wilford Hall, Lackland AFB, Texas obtaining her specialty certificate in Orthodontics. She continued to be recognized with two 99th Dental Squadron Field Grade Officer of the Quarter awards.
Dr. Heidi joined the SnodgrassKing family in 2012. She is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, Southern Association of Orthodontists, Tennessee Orthodontic Association and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Heidi, her husband Tom and their daughters, Sydney, Sophia and Tyler call Mt. Juliet home and their children attend Rutland Elementary. The Sottek Family enjoy all types of sports, hiking, and cooking. When not at work, Dr. Sottek spends most of her spare time at soccer practices, soccer games, and volunteering for the PTO.