Dentist in Prospect Park, PA
The dental practice team at Dr. Benjamin's is proud to provide you with expert consultation and treatment.
Richard Benjamin D.D.S.
Dr. Richard Benjamin received his undergraduate and Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Temple University School of Dentistry. He has been licensed and practicing in the Prospect Park area for over 46 years and still finds each day of dentistry enjoyable. He has furthered his passion for dentistry by taking hundreds of hours of continuing education throughout the country. He enjoys creating healthy beautiful smiles for his patients through a particular interest in crowns, bridges and implant prosthesis. One of our missions is to run our practice on time. Our patients time is as valuable as ours. Also, we believe in seeing emergencies as quickly as possible.
Christy Benjamin D.M.D.
Dr. Christy Benjamin received her undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 2008 before completing her doctorate of dental medicine at Temple University School of Dentistry in 2012. She continues to increase her knowledge and skills to better serve her patients through continuing education courses. Dr. Benjamin performs all aspects of general dentistry and takes particular interest in comprehensive oral health care. She especially enjoys working with children and believes that positive first visits to the dentist create a lifetime dedication to oral health .
Business Administrator/Dental Hygienist
Mary is a licensed registered dental hygienist who has been with our practice since 1979. She earned her business degree from Neumann Univerisity and her dental hygiene license from Harcum College. She is a member of the American Dental Hygiene Association and the American Association of Dental Office Managers. Mary is a dedicated, caring professional who strives for continuous improvement by attending various dental seminars particularly related to disease prevention and oral health. She has a very relaxed, meticulous technique and a very caring attitude for her patients.
Helen started her career in dentistry as a dental assistant and from there to a business coordinator. She graduated from Montgomery County Community College with a degree in dental hygiene in 2016. Helen's ability, enthusiasm and professionalism show in her daily performances as a dental hygienist. She is committed to making your dental experience as pleasant as possible, focusing on prevention and patient education to obtain overall health. Helen is a wonderful asset to our practice and our patients.
Robert has been a Dental Assistant for over 20 years. He has been a part of our practice for the last 11 years. He is well trained in all aspects of dentistry. Patients find Robert to be personable and easy to relate to. Robert is dedicated to helping patients feel comfortable in the dental setting.
June brings 11 years experience in the pharmacutical field serving as a receptionist and insurance pharmacy clerk. She is a graduate of Temple University, with an outstanding work ethic and a great smile. June is a multitasker, with excellent telephone and computer skills. She enjoys greeting and helping our patients feel comfortable by anticipating anxieties, answering questions and maintaining order.
Dental Insurance Coordinator
Deirdre has worked for over 20 years in the dental field gaining expertise in dealing with insurance companies. She very much enjoys the interaction she has with our patients, getting to know them, often on a first name basis. As there are so many different insurance plans, Deirdre has the skills to help our patients gain the most value from their policies, along with helping them better understand the particular plan they may have.