Dental Staff

All our professionals at Healthwest Dental Associates maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.


Dr. Paul Hufham, III, D.D.S in Dothan, ALH. Paul Hufham, III, D.D.S

Dentist in Dothan, AL

Healthwest Dental Associates

Bio coming soon.. 






Bayne H. Heersink, DMD

Dentist in Dothan, AL

Dr. Bayne H. Heersink, DMD in Dothan, ALHealthwest Dental Associates

Born and raised in Dothan, AL, Dr. Bayne Heersink has a deep connection with the Wiregrass Area. After graduating from Houston Academy, Dr. Heersink received a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He then attended UAB School of Dentistry, where he enjoyed learning about all aspects of patient care.  While in dental school, his interest in treating difficult cases earned him an award from the American Academy of Craniofacial Pain. After a time in private practice in North Alabama, Dr. Heersink felt called to specialize in Prosthodontics, and he returned to Birmingham. He completed a three-year Prosthodontics residency at UAB School of Dentistry in 2014, and had the distinction of serving as chief resident in his third year.

Dr. Heersink is married to Dr. Juanita Heersink, MD and together they enjoy their two young children.  Dr. Heersink enjoys sports, the outdoors, and spending time with his family in Dothan.