Dentist in Clifton Heights, PA
The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.
Dr. David E. Freilich
Dr. David E. Freilich graduated from the University of Rochester in 1979 with a BA in Biology. In 1983 he graduated from the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine. Dr. Freilich has been practicing dentistry in the Delaware Valley for more than 28 years. He loves to create beautiful smiles! He is married with two children and in his spare time likes to run and compete in races.
Dr. Michael Rocheleau
Dr. Michael Rocheleau graduated from the University of Scranton in 1989 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. While attending the undergraduate program, he played four seasons of rugby with the Scranton Norsemen, skied on the ski team and was a ski instructor at Elk Mountain. Dr. Rocheleau also participated in a variety of intramural sports every season. He is a graduate of the University Of Pennsylvania School Of Dental Medicine. After graduation from dental school, he found his way to The Bryn Mawr Hospital in Pennsylvania, where he completed a two year General Practice Residency followed by an internship in Oral Surgery. He currently maintains a private practice in Bryn Mawr, and has maintained attending staff privileges at BMH since 1997. Dr. Rocheleau has many varied interests that include driving or riding anything with wheels. He also enjoys golf and fishing.
Dr. Mark Forwood
Dr. Mark Forwood joined our practice in July 2015. He graduated from the University Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 2014 and completed a General Practice Residency in Reading, PA the following year. Dr. Forwood grew up in Wallingford and is now glad to be back in the area. He enjoys spending time with his wife and family, traveling, and being outdoors.
Maureen is the first welcoming face you will see as you enter our office. As a part of our front desk team, Maureen plays a key role in patient communication. Her vast knowledge of computer skills and her 10 plus years of experience are a big part of keeping our office running smoothly. Together with the rest of the front desk team, Maureen will help answer and take care of any questions you may have. Maureen enjoys shopping, and spending time with her husband, friends, and family.
Paige is our most cross-trained member and has quickly become our "go to girl." She plays an important role in the efficiency of our office and how we incorporate all aspects of patient care into our patient’s appointments. Paige is currently advancing her education in the dental field and looks forward to a long career in dentistry. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family.
Chrissy is one of the friendly faces you will see at our front desk. She can help you with all your insurance and appointment needs. She also has a background in dental assisting and graduated from Kaplan's Dental Assistant Program. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her son Michael.
Colleen is a graduate of the University Of Pittsburgh School Of Dental Medicine's Dental Hygiene program and has earned her bachelor's degree in Health Sciences from West Chester University. Colleen will use her nearly 20 years of experience to customize her approach to your oral health. Colleen takes pride in fostering patient relationships to help alleviate dental anxieties. In her spare time, Colleen enjoys traveling, The Phillies, and spending time with her family.
Rose is a graduate of Community College of Philadelphia Dental Hygiene program. She brings a fresh attitude and a passion for providing oral health care and education. Rose prides herself in staying current with the latest research in preventative oral health care. Her professionalism and commitment are evident in her positive attitude and delivery of care, while her efficiency and gentle manner are most appreciated by her patients. In her spare time, Rose enjoys her children, spending time with her family and the beach.
Debbie has been assisting Dr. Freilich for over 25 years. Debbie says that it has been a pleasure to assist Dr. Dave while learning and watching the office mature into the state-of-the-art office it is today. Debbie considers herself lucky to get to know our patients and their families personally. She really helps put our patients at ease while they are in the chair and is always first to offer a hand to hold throughout your visit. She enjoys watching old movies and spending time with her family.
Jeanne attended Lyons Technical Institute, where she earned her certificate in Dental Assisting, and graduated with top honors. She then attended Harcum Junior College and received additional accreditation in Expanded Functions. For the past 20 years, Jeanne has assisted Dr. David Freilich at Family and Cosmetic Dentistry in Clifton Heights, Pennsylvania. She aspires to continually gain knowledge, and educate her patients about attaining excellent dental health. Jeanne volunteers some of her spare time to various charitable activities, such as Meals on Wheels, lecturing at church, and teaching religious studies. On weekends, she enjoys spending time with her family, cooking, baking, and gardening.
Lisa is one of our caring dental assistants. She works together with our doctors to give each patient optimal care. Lisa has been with our office for more than 10 years and takes great pride in her job. In her spare time, Lisa enjoys riding her motorcycle and spending time with her grandchildren.
Desiree is our hygiene assistant and also helps around the office wherever she can. She currently attends DCCC and in her spare time she enjoys reading and spending time with her friends and family.
Amanda is a new addition to the office. She is currently preparing to get her x-ray certification. In her spare time she enjoys painting and the pottery wheel.