News, Moos and Dancing Shoes

Our dance break at Top Hat Studio We recently bid a fond farewell to our long-time dental hygienist, Barb Irizarry, who left to move to Puerto Rico. Barb will use some of the wealth of information she gained at the Pennsylvania Center for Dental Implants and Periodontics during her mission to help those less unfortunate....

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Dr. Levine Presents Cutting-Edge Topic

Dr. Levine recently spoke at the 104th Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Periodontology held in Vancouver, British Columbia.  Presenting along with his colleague, Dr. Jeffrey Ganeles, Dr. Levine discussed his initial experiences to a clinical research group who are testing an exciting new material,  Fibro-Gide®, a thickened collagen material by Geistlich Biomaterial. The...

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Big Congrats to Dr. Philip L. Fava II!

On September 29th, during an intimate celebration with close family and friends, our fave Dr. Fava married the love of his life, Leigh. The couple were married at Germantown’s St. Vincent de Paul Church and under a “huppa” at the Barnes Museum. They enjoyed a (too brief!) honeymoon in Greece. In their spare time, the...

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We Happily Welcome Debbie Zumoff-Sher!

In our continuing effort to maximize professional efficiency, the Pennsylvania Center for Dental Implants and Periodontics is pleased to welcome Debbie A. Zumoff-Sher as our new Professional Relations Director. Debbie’s now responsible for facilitating inter-office coordination between our practice and our many restorative dental partners. “Interdisciplinary dentistry means that all team members need to help...

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AND THE LUCKY WINNER IS… JOANNE!

BIG CONGRATULATIONS to our patient, Joanne K.! We recently drew Joanne’s name in our regular “Google Review” drawing. As a result, Joanne received a $100 certificate to Augusto’s of Madison in Warminster. The restaurant is an upscale BYOB that happens to be one of our team’s favorite dining spots! And Zagat calls the “eclectic” restaurant “Center...

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3-D Digital Technology Takes Guesswork Out of Implant Placement

Dr. Levine, as seen in Inside Dentistry magazine One of the greatest developments in medicine were x-rays that allowed doctors to see what’s going on inside the human body. Now, a revolutionary digital tool takes regular dental x-rays to a new level. Cone beam computed tomography (CBCT) gives us a three-dimensional (3D) peak inside intricate...

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Did You Know? October is National Dental Hygiene Month

We’re very proud of our team of dental hygienists! They play a critical role in our practice. In addition to helping our patients prevent and control bacteria, our hygienists help educate patients on the best techniques to improve and maintain healthy smiles for long-term success.  Study Club Another way in which the Pennsylvania Center for...

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The Spotlight’s on…Cristina!

Twenty-six-year-old Cristina Delgado is considered a true gem by all of us here at the Pennsylvania Center for Dental Implants and Periodontics. Although she’s only been with us for a little more than a year as a surgical dental assistant, Cristina’s bubbly personality and team player attitude makes it seem like much longer. Here are...

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Periodontal Health and its Effect on Kidney Disease

Over the last two years, we’ve highlighted research pointing to the relationship between oral and systemic health – serious diseases like cancer, heart disease, diabetes and more. The belief is that bacteria from periodontal inflammation is transported to other areas of the body via influencing factors in the blood. Now new research also links periodontal...

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Fourth Annual Gala for Smiles—Can You Attend or Contribute?

On Saturday, September 29th, the Growing Smiles Foundation will hold its 4th annual “Gala for Smiles” event to raise funds to provide free dental care to underserved children in Peru. More than 200 local dentists and dental students are expected to attend the special evening to be held again at Spring Mill Manor in Ivyland. Tickets...

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