Dental Assistants

About our Doctors

Drs. Hopenwasser, Faust, Scholl and Dehbozorgi are all dedicated to providing only the best dentistry has to offer.  They are devoted to complete wellness with a focus on  the connection between oral and total body health.  Bucks County Smiles is your total wellness dental practice!

An Exceptional Team for Quality Service

We have an amazing team of chair-side dental assistants. They have an advanced knowledge of dental procedures and materials, and patient comfort is their foremost concern. They assist in everything from fillings to implant surgery and exhibit confidence and competence to our patients, setting them at ease during their dental visits.

Dental Assistants

Merle

Merle

Merle started as a dental assistant in 1986, and Joined Bucks County Smiles in 1987. Her extended education has earned her an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) certification, enabling her to do even more technical dentistry, Her skills are top notch and her patients feel more than confident in her care. Merle is also a certified phlebotomist and X-ray technician.

Denise

Denise

Denise graduated from Manor Jr. College in 1984, as an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant). She has been creating beautiful restorations with Bucks County Smiles since 1999, and is an expert at maintaining the high standards of our practice.  Denise became certified in phlebotomy to keep abreast of the advancements in dental surgery that we practice.

George

George

George came to this country having been a dentist in Romania from 1980 through 1985. He joined Bucks County Smiles in 1985 and is a highly proficient dental assistant. His fun sense of humor and soft touch make him a great asset to our quality dental practice.

Mary

Mary

Mary became a certified dental assistant in 1988, and has worked in our practice since that time. She has advanced her skills becoming an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant), thus enabling her to make beautiful dental restorations. Mary’s phlebotomy certification is an asset to our implant surgical procedures.  Mary has a special gift with an uneasy child in the chair!

Tara

Tara

Tara joined the dental profession in 1988, and Bucks County Smiles in 2000. In her tenure here, she has become an EFDA (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant),a phlebotomist, and a leader in our practice. She inspires confidence in her patients, while her sense of humor and quick wit make those around her smile.

Sheila

Sheila

Sheila joined the dental profession in 2000. She is an expert dental assistant who is always advancing her skills through continuing education. Sheila became a certified phlebotomist and assists in implant surgery as well as all procedures.  Her kind, gentle disposition sets patients at ease during their dental visits.

Lauryn

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Lauryn is our part-time dental hygiene assistant.  She just started going to Dental Hygiene school at Montgomery County College in the Fall semester of 2017, and hopes to be a licensed hygienist by 2020!  She is a lovely, hard-working addition to our team of professionals!