Our team consists of dedicated individuals who are kind, friendly, and caring. Our goal is to ensure a pleasant experience during your visit to our office. Our team includes experienced and energetic people who work to communicate well with our patients and provide the best care possible.
Our Hygienists are equipped with the latest technologies and instruments to provide the best possible care to our patients. They are certified in the most advanced education in identifying and treating periodontal disease. At McDowell Dental Group, each patient will receive comprehensive screenings to determine the optimal treatment plan to enhance or preserve their dental health. Our Hygienists are highly educated in Restorative Dentistry, TMD Dentistry, Occlusion, Periodontal Disease, Laser Therapy Treatment, and Oral Cancer Screenings.
Rosemary Albanese graduated with an Associate of Science Degree in Dental Hygiene from Montgomery County Community College, Class of 1984. Rosemary began her Dental Hygiene career practicing in a periodontal office for 10 years before joining McDowell Dental Group in 1993. Rosemary enjoys advancing her knowledge of dentistry by continuing her dental hygiene education. She most recently attended the Advanced Technologies for Dental Hygiene course at the Las Vegas Institute for Advanced Dental Studies. By striving to learn more, Rosemary is able to assist patients with their overall health, by maintaining healthy teeth and gums. It has always been Rosemary’s goal to treat patients, while also educating patients about the strong correlations between patients overall body health and their dental health. She has developed valued relationships with all of her patients. Rosemary was born and raised in the area, and has been married since 1987 and has one son. Rosemary understands the importance community and currently serves on the board of the Drueding Auxiliary for Homeless Women and Children and of the Huntingdon Valley Junior Women’s Club.
Wendi Murphy graduated with an Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from the Community College of Philadelphia’s Dental Hygiene Program at the top of her class. Wendi joined McDowell Dental Group in 1991. Over the years, Wendi has attended numerous continuing education courses advancing her knowledge in dental hygiene. She most recently attended the Advanced Technologies for Dental Hygiene course at the Las Vegas Institute for Advance Dental Studies. Wendi is proficient in assisting patients with their overall health, by maintaining healthy teeth and gums and can educate her patients about the strong correlation between patients overall body health and dental health. Wendi lives in Huntingdon Valley with her husband Jack and daughters Jaclyn and Sara. Wendi currently serves on the board of the Drueding Auxiliary Center for Homeless Women and Children and the Huntingdon Valley Junior Women’s Club.
Kimberly Baltzer graduated with an Associate of Science degree in Dental Hygiene from Manor College, class of 2001. Kim was previously a dental assistant prior to her 20-year dental hygiene career. She joined the McDowell Dental team in December 2020. Kim is also a member of the newly formed Dental Hygiene Health Alliance of Pennsylvania. The group’s main goals are to promote the overall health of all patients ensuring the highest standard of care in a healthy working environment. Kim continues to be current in all of her continuing education credits and strives to be gentle and thorough with every patient. Kim lives in Bucks County with her husband, daughter and rescue dog, Beans.
Dr. Gary’s Assistant
Tina graduated from North-West College in Pomona, California. She is Radiology, CPR and CDA certified. Tina has furthered her education in multiple courses in neuromuscular, oral surgery for implants and office/patient management at the Las Vegas Institute for Dentistry. She has worked alongside Dr. Gary McDowell for 23 years. Tina is engaged and has a daughter, son and 2 granddaughters.
Dr. Ashley’s Assistant
Melinda has been a dental assistant for 20+yrs and is x-ray and CPR certified. She went to North Montco Technical Career Center during high school at North Penn. Melinda enjoys time with her family and learning new things. She has been a great addition to the McDowell Dental Group team.