Dr. Heidi Kovar was born in St. Paul, Minnesota and has lived in Wisconsin, Washington, and New York. She moved to Texas with her family in 1991. As a child, she also spent numerous summers in Taipei, Taiwan with her extended family where she learned to speak Mandarin Chinese.
Dr. Kovar graduated with honors from the University of Texas at Austin with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Management Information Systems. After undergrad, she attended Texas A&M University Baylor College of Dentistry and received her doctorate of dental surgery degree. While in dental school, she met her future husband and practice partner, Dr. Lance Kovar.
Shortly after graduation, she and her husband moved to Fredericksburg because they wanted to live in a small town where they could raise a family. They have been married for over 15 years and have four children: Landon, Rylan, Madalyn, and Noah.
Dr. Kovar enjoys helping patients improve their oral health through education and state-of-the-art dentistry. She believes in the benefits of exceptional dental care and its ability to change lives. In the office part-time, you may see her fulfilling a variety of roles from treating patients to helping to answer the phones. Dr. Kovar also enjoys spending time in classrooms talking to pre-k and elementary school children about proper oral healthcare.
She holds memberships in the following professional organizations: American Dental Association, the Texas Dental Association, and the Heart of Texas Dental Society. Dr. Kovar also attends numerous continuing education classes in order to utilize additional knowledge for the benefit of her patients.
Outside the office, you may see Dr. Kovar volunteering at St. Mary’s Catholic School where her four children attend school. She has served as a council member on St. Mary's School Council in the past and is currently a trustee for the Community Foundation of the Texas Hill Country. Passionate about her faith, Dr. Kovar and her family are active members of St. Mary’s Catholic Church.