It is with a humbled heart we announce the retirement of Dr. Shelly Lefchak from our Newtown Dentistry for Adults practice. We are excited for Dr. Shelly's next adventure and would like to introduce our newest addition to the adult practice, Dr. Maria Morgan!
It is with a humbled heart we announce the retirement of Dr. Shelly Lefchak from our Newtown Dentistry for Adults practice. We are excited for Dr. Shelly’s next adventure and would like to introduce our newest addition to the adult practice, Dr. Maria Morgan!
Dr. Chris is a Board Certified pediatric dentist, and her academic credentials are impressive leading to the highest level of care. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, and she completed her specialty training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine for Pediatrics in New York.
A past president of the Montgomery Bucks Dental Society, Dr. Chris is an active member of many professional groups, including the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and Pennsylvania Dental Association. She served for 4 years as an active delegate for the Council of Dental Practice advocating for families and their needs. She now serves as an advisor to the group. She remains a member of the University of Pennsylvania Alumni Association, and the Second District Dental Society of the American Dental Association. Dr. Chris’ commitment to the community started when she was a member of Psi Omega Fraternity, a service fraternity for dental students.
Dr. Chris has been recognized by her fellow dentists for her services to the profession. She is a Committee Chair for Peer Review Board, past Delegate to the Pennsylvania Dental Association, served for 15 years as the Chair of National Children’s Dental Health Month and elected to the International College of Dentists. She has been named one of America’s Top Dentists from 2005 to the present. In addition, Dr. Chris is a National Speaker for Child Abuse Awareness and Protection. She is also member of the school-based oral health care interagency work group which to improve the access of care for children.
Dr. Chris lives with her husband Scott and eight children in Yardley, PA. Six of her eight children attend school in the Pennsbury School District and two are off in college. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, including their 4 cats and 1 dog, and loves all things Disney! You may also catch them all cheering on the Phillies, Eagles or Flyers. Go Philly!