Meet Our Doctor at Prairie Lakes Family Dentistry


Meet the experienced and friendly dentist who makes Prairie Lakes Family Dentistry the leading provider of oral hygiene and personalized dental services in Tracy.

Dr. Jon Heezen (2)

Dr. Jon A. Heezen, DDS

Dr. Jon A. Heezen became a dentist to provide healthcare in a rural area where there was no other dentist who can perform all aspects of dental care in one setting. Helping people meet their oral health needs is something he feels passionate about, especially while assisting them with something they cannot do themselves.

Education and Affiliations

Dr. Heezen received his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Minnesota School of Dentistry. He was student council president as well as class president for 4 years. He is currently involved in the Academy of General Dentistry Fellowship track, which benefits his patients by allowing him to stay on top of the constantly changing field of dentistry. Dr. Heezen is affiliated with the:

  • Minnesota Dental Association
  • American Dental Association
  • American Dental Education Association
  • Academy of General Dentistry

Something Personal

As a native of Plankinton, South Dakota, Dr. Heezen moved to the rural Slayton area in high school. He has four children, Wyatt, Maggie, Karlie, and Morgan. The children are active in 4H and show sheep and horses at the fair. Dr. Heezen enjoys ice fishing, archery hunting, camping, traveling and spending time with his children. Through excellent service, hometown friendliness and up to date technical skills, he hopes to help make his patients’ lives better.

Missionary Expeditions

Dr. Heezen’s faith and passion for helping others extends beyond rural Minnesota. He feels a sense of fulfillment in providing healthcare to underprivileged communities around the globe.