Lawrence A. Schiff, D.M.D.
Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry


Jill M. Zurek, D.D.S.
Dentistry for Children and Adolescents


Richard Titlebaum, D.M.D.
Root Canal Specialist


Jonathan A. Waasdorp, D.D.S
Periodontics and Implant Dentistry

Jill Moniz, D.M.D.
Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry



Bobbi Rose

Wishing our amazing patient Bobbi Rose a Happy 100th Birthday!

About the Doctors

Lawrence A. Schiff, D.M.D.

General Dentist

Dr. Lawrence Schiff has been practicing cosmetic, reconstructive, implant and general dentistry since 1980. After spending six years on the faculty of the University of Pennsylvania Dental School, he entered full-time private practice with the goal of assembling Philadelphia's finest team of specialists to provide the best dental care possible.

Having been awarded the prestigious designation of Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry in 1998, Dr. Schiff is also an active member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry,the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, the American Dental Association, the Montgomery-Bucks Dental Society and the Philadelphia County Dental Society.

Dr. Schiff was recently named one of "America's Top Dentists" by an independent review board, a Philadelphia "Top Cosmetic Dentist" by Philadelphia Magazine and named to "Who's Who in Science and Engineering".

Away from the office, he and his wife, Susan Zemmel, D.M.D., a practicing periodontist in their joint office and in Bala Cynwyd, Pennsylvania, enjoy skiing and traveling with their teenage children, Chelsea and JD. Dr. Schiff also enjoys coaching youth lacrosse and playing golf.

“I create and maintain healthy, beautiful smiles. Together, my staff of dental specialists and I work with patients to achieve an attractive, healthy smile. With proper care their smile can last a lifetime."

~Dr. Schiff


Jill Zurek, D.D.S.

Pedodontist

Dr. Jill Zurek, "Dr. Jill" to her patients, is originally from upstate New York. She received a B.S. in Biology from Siena College in Loudonville, New York.  Dr. Zurek received her D.D.S. degree from the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine.  She served as Chief Resident at the Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo and received a certificate in Pediatric Dentistry.  While in residency, she taught Pediatric dentistry to dental students and continues to participate in ongoing research in Pediatric conscious sedation with the anesthesia department of Women and Children's Hospital of Buffalo.  She is a diplomate of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, receiving her Board Certification in Pediatric Dentistry in 2008.

Dr. Jill enjoys hiking and spending time with her husband, Mike and her dog, Sadie, reading and traveling.

 

Richard Titlebaum, D.M.D.

Endodontist

Dr. Richard Titlebaum was born and raised in Pittsburgh. He received a B.A. in Economics from Haverford College. Dr. Titlebaum received his D.M.D. from Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Titlebaum then serves as an Endodontic Resident in the I.B. Bender Division of Endodontics at Albert Einstein Medical Center. He received a certificate of Endodontics and returned a year later as Clinical Attending Staff at Einstein, where he continues to teach to this day. Dr. Titlebaum has had the additional responsibility of training the residents in their first introduction to Nickel Titanium rotary instruments. 

Dr. Titlebaum has guided and participated in numerous research projects at both Harvard and Einstein. Some of the projects have looked at radiograph angulation, apical extrusion, and the effectiveness of MTAD. 

Dr. Titlebaum and his wife Joanne have traveled extensively through Central America and South America, visiting many Mayan ruins and the Galapagos Islands. 

He is an avid squash player and enjoys hiking and gardening. 

Rick and Joanne live in Merion Station with their daughters Jessica and Sophie and their son Max.

 

Jonathan A. Waasdorp, D.D.S

Board Certified Periodontist

Dr. Waasdorp received his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated with honors in pharmacology and received National Board of Dentistry Parts I and II honors. He then completed a three year residency at the University of Maryland and specialized in periodontics and advanced implant dentistry.

In his final year of residency, Dr. Waasdorp was selected as the recipient of the American Academy of Periodontology Lazarra Fellowship Award in Advanced Implant Surgery. This prestigious fellowship is awarded to the top periodontal resident in the country each year, in which the recipient engages in advanced implant surgical training along with teaching and research responsibilities.

Dr. Waasdorp is committed to education and is a clinical associate professor at the University of Pennsylvania. He regularly attends continuing education courses, and teaches other dentists in the area about dental implants and periodontal therapy.

 

Jill Moniz, D.M.D.

Associate

Dr. Jill Moniz grew up in Lancaster, Pa and graduated from The Pennsylvania State University with a degree in Biology. She earned her Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from the University of Maryland Dental School, and went on to complete a general practice residency at Lehigh Valley Hospital. Dr. Moniz is a member of the American Dental Association and Academy of General Dentistry, and enjoys taking continuing education courses to stay up to date on the latest advances in dentistry. Dr. Moniz lives in Ardmore with her husband, Dave, and their labradoodle and schnoodle, Dexter and Morgan. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and family, running, and skiing.