Team Members



Emily – Practice Coordinator 

Originally from Western Pennsylvania, Emily obtained her Bachelors degree in Human Relations from The University of Pittsburgh. While in school, she gravitated toward team building, management, and teaching. After graduation, she stayed in Pittsburgh for a few years and gained management experience in the Real Estate field. Emily began her dental career in general practice while living in Columbus, Ohio. She quickly learned how much she enjoyed helping patients coordinate their dental needs. In 2012, Emily and her husband, Ryan, relocated to the Philadelphia area to be near family, at which time she joined Dr. Diamond's team.

After reviewing your specialized treatment options with Dr. Diamond, you will meet with Emily to discuss financial and insurance matters, as well as, help answer all of your questions. While working with Dr. Diamond, Emily truly enjoys seeing the satisfaction that patients have after their treatment is completed. She is proud to work with such caring and professional teammates. Outside of work, Emily enjoys spending time with family and friends.

             

 

Alison - Patient Care Coordinator

Originally from Northwest Pennsylvania, Alison moved to the Willow Grove area in June 2017 and she has been part of our team ever since. Alison loves helping patients understand their treatment and coordinating all of their appointments. Each day, Alison looks forward to working with her fellow teammates and referring dentists to provide the best quality of care for all our patients.

In her free time, Alison enjoys playing guitar, singing and spending time with her family.

 

 

Kathy - Patient Care Coordinator      

Originally from Indiana, Kathy now resides in North Wales. She attended Lansdale School of Business, after which spending nearly ten years in the medical field, as a medical receptionist. Kathy made the jump from the medical field to the dental field and has not looked back. Kathy finds the dental field to be a wonderful change for her and extremely rewarding. She enjoys helping patients, as well as seeing their happiness in their smile when treatment is completed.

In her spare time, she enjoys cooking, exchanging recipes, reading novels, shopping, redecorating, spending time with her husband and taking walks with their min-pin Missy. In addition, she is very active in her church and enjoys visiting and cooking with her two sons.


Beth - Patient Care Coordinator

After years of working in retail merchandising, Beth made the switch to work in the dental field and has loved the exciting challenges each day brings. Beth joined Dr. Diamond’s team in 2018. The best parts of her days at Diamond Periodontics are answering patients' questions and welcoming new patients to the practice when they arrive for their initial consultation.

In her free time, Beth enjoys spending time with her friends, going to the movies, reading a good book, and going for long walks in the park with her beagle, Winnie.

   

Meghan - Registered Dental Hygienist

Meghan became a Registered Dental Hygienist after graduating from Montgomery County Community College. She has worked in several family dental practices in the Bucks County area before finding the perfect home at Dr. Diamond’s Periodontal Specialty office. Meghan prides herself on being a very thorough, yet gentle hygienist. She loves getting to know her patients and educating them on how to achieve optimal oral health.

Prior to pursuing her dental career, Meghan acquired her Bachelor of Science degree from Penn State University and her Associate’s Degree in Business Management. Meghan currently resides in Buckingham with her husband Matt, and sons Collin & David. In her free time Meghan enjoys horseback riding, traveling, working out, and going to music classes with her boys.

   

Tanya - Surgical Assistant

From a very early age, Tanya was fascinated and drawn to the field of Dentistry by her own experiences with her dentist. Tanya attended Cardinal Dougherty High School. After graduation, she pursued her dental career while attending the National Dental Assisting School of Philadelphia. Tanya has worked in a variety of dental office settings over her 33 year career and still going strong. She is a very talented Surgical Assistant. She enjoys making all of her patients feel as comfortable as possible in and out of the dental chair.

Tanya is committed and passionate about Dentistry because of the hands-on nature of the profession which allows her to help others. Tanya enjoys cooking and the great outdoors while fishing, boating, target shooting and going to the shore, sitting by the ocean. Most of all, she enjoys doing these things with her family.

Denise - Surgical Assistant

Denise was born and raised in Philadelphia. She attended Central High School and after graduation, she attended Delaware Valley, Medical and Dental Assisting School. Denise graduated in 1999 and worked in a periodontal practice for fifteen years, after which she decided to take some time off to be with her family and two wonderful boys. Denise has been with our team ever since reentering the work force, and has been a great asset to our team and patients. Denise’s goal is to make her patients feel like family and to extend kindness and a listening ear whenever needed. Coming from a family of civil servants, helping others is in her genes.

Summer is her favorite time of year. Most of the season is spent with her boys, family and friends at their beach house where they enjoy surf, sun and fun!


Tara - Surgical Assistant

Tara was born and raised in Philadelphia, where she attended the The Philadelphia Creative and Performing Arts High School. During her high school career, she discovered her interest in dentistry while participating in an internship at University of Pennsylvania Dental School. From there, Tara attended Howard University in Washington, DC with a concentration in pre-dentistry. During her undergraduate career, Tara participated in various pre-dental organizations as well as pre-dental internships. After graduation, Tara began her dental career as a surgical assistant.

Each day Tara enjoys making patients feel as comfortable as possible during their visit. In her free time, she enjoys traveling and exploring different types of cuisine.



“Dr. Diamond and his staff were great! I will definitely recommend him to everyone I know that needs dental work. Thanks.”

W.P., Maple Glen