What Sets Us Apart

Drs. Bill and Tom Lefler  bring unique and special talents not found in many dental practices in this area. Both Dr. Bill and Dr. Tom are board certified Prosthodontists. They are the only practicing board certified Prosthodontists in Central Arkansas.

Dr. Bill Lefler has been practicing for over 60 years. Dr. Tom Lefler has been practicing for over 33 years. We bring a wealth of experience and knowledge to our practice.

Our hygienists are Kay Howard and Kris Qualls. Kay worked as a dental assistant from 1974 – 1994 and has practiced dental hygiene since 1997. Kay earned her masters degree in Public Health in 1999. Kris graduated from UAMS in 1992 with a bachelors degree in Dental Hygiene. She has been a practicing dental hygienist for more than 20 years.

Dr. Bill Lefler is a retired Major General and former Assistant Surgeon General/ Chief, Army Dental Corps. During his 35 years of active service, he served as a clinician, consultant, teacher, and leader.

Dr. Tom Lefler is a retired Colonel, Army Dental Corps. During his 23 years of active service he also served as a clinician, consultant, teacher, and leader.


Lefler Dental has been recently renovated and is now a state of the art facility. Listed below are just a few of the highlights of our office renovation.

  1. Expanded from 1700 sq. ft. to 3100 sq. ft. Started November 1, 2009 and finished July 26, 2010
  2. Digitized all records; now a chartless practice
  3. Central Sterilization area added
  4. Digital x-rays now used. Hand held x-ray unit added (originally developed by the US Army)
  5. Expanded from 5 dental treatment rooms (operatories) to 8 dental treatment rooms and a new laboratory
  6. Dental Treatment room highlights:
    • Self-contained water source for each chair which is routinely disinfected
    • Dual monitors used. This enhances patient education. It also enables us to play music or cable television for our patients.
    • Intraoral camera in each operatory
    • Electric handpieces used in each operatory
    • New dental units and chairs; all new state of the art equipment
  7. Dental laser used for both dental and hygiene treatment
  8. New kitchen/conference room

So as you can see, our staff is well trained, experienced, and we work in a modern treatment facility. We are committed to providing a warm, friendly, caring environment for our patients.

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Thomas B. Lefler, DMD, FACP
Bill B. Lefler, DDS, FACP

130 Cordoba Center Dr.
Hot Springs Village, AR 71909
Phone: (501) 922-3443
Fax: (501) 922-5142

Monday - Thursday :
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.