About Us

Our Mission:

The members of the Philadelphia County Dental Society are committed to serving the oral health care needs of the people in the Greater Philadelphia Region. Through education, information and camaraderie, the Society empowers its members to achieve the ideals of professionalism and to improve the dental health of the public through the art and science of dentistry.

Staff Directory:


President: Janine Burkhardt, D.M.D., M.P.H. ‘24
President-Elect: Vacant
Immediate Past-President: Renee H. Fennell, D.M.D. ‘22
Secretary: Stanley Markiewicz, D.D.S. ‘22
Treasurer: Kevin Klatte, D.M.D. ‘22
Editor: David Tecosky, D.M.D. ‘22
Financial Officer: Derek Conover, D.M.D. ‘22
PDA Trustee: Nipa Thakkar, D.M.D. ‘23


Ingrid Carvo, D.M.D. ‘23
Jessica Yi, D.M.D. ‘23
Rodrigo Neiva, D.D.S., M.S. ‘22
Aldo Profka, D.M.D. ‘22
Roopali Kulkarni, D.M.D., M.P.H. ‘24
Allison Rascon, D.D.S. ‘24

Administrative Staff:

Lisa Gottlieb, Administrative Assistant
Nayantara Bhatt, D.D.S., Associate Editor, The Journal
Caroline Power Gangle, Managing Editor, The Journal