Joseph Roberts, D.D.S. (Cosmetic Dentist)
Dr. Roberts is known for his gentle touch and taking his patient’s comfort seriously. He has a way of giving “painless novocaine” which his patients love and is often mentioned in reviews. Dr. Roberts’ combination of training and experience, along with his calm and assured manner, make the most difficult procedures seem simple for his patients.
Dr. Joseph Roberts completed a fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry and has received formal dental education at Temple University School of Dental Medicine, Montefiore Hospital and Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Roberts has served as president of the Eastern Dental Society as well a founding member and president of the Philadelphia Implant Society. Dr. Roberts has been published in the Journal of the American Dental Association and the Journal of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery. He is an active member of local and national dental organizations and has lectured abroad in dental implants and digital radiography. Dr. Roberts serves on the board of the Kornberg School of Dentistry.
As part of his passion for music and education, Dr. Roberts is the founder of Let Them Rock, a nonprofit dedicated to scholarships for performance-based music education. He is also a founding partner of School of Rock. School of Rock started as one school in Philadelphia and is now grown to nearly 300 schools in 34 states and 10 countries, and is the largest provider of music education in the U.S.
Krupa Patel Padhiar, D.D.S
Dr. Krupa Patel Padhiar grew up in Virginia Beach, Virginia and later attended the University of Virginia where she earned her bachelor degrees in Biology and Studio Art. After realizing how perfectly intertwined her interests of healthcare and art were in dentistry, she pursued the profession and earned her doctorate from the University of Maryland in Baltimore. She was quickly drawn to the broad spectrum of treatment general dentistry had to offer as well as enjoyed treating special needs patients – something she has always been passionate about. Dr. Krupa continued her training in a General Practice Residency after dental school where she gained more experience with all aspects of general dentistry as well as dental trauma and treating medically compromised patients.
Dr. Krupa understands the dental office may not be many people’s favorite place. She strongly believes patient education is the foundation of good oral health, and she strives to make sure her patients feel comfortable, informed, and educated about their treatment in order to ease anxiety regarding any dental work. She is passionate about providing each patient an individualized treatment plan reflecting each person’s own values and needs in order to foster a healthy relationship that can last years. Dr. Krupa is excited about the ever-developing dental world, and she is excited to use continuing education courses, the latest technology and current research to ensure each patient is given the highest quality treatment.
Dr. Krupa enjoys cooking, reading, being outdoors, and spending time with loved ones. As a newlywed, Dr. Krupa enjoys her life out of the office with her husband and exploring the different food and art scenes Philadelphia has to offer!
Chintan Patel, D.M.D.
Prior to joining Dentist on the Square, Dr. Chintan Patel completed a General Practice Residency at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. During his residency, Dr. Patel received a broad experience in clinical dentistry as well as management of medically compromised patients. Dr. Patel earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine and Bachelor of Science from Temple University in Philadelphia, PA. Having grown up in Philadelphia, PA, Dr. Patel is excited to make his next big move and call Dentist on the Square his new home!
Dr. Patel believes good overall health starts with great oral hygiene habits! He continues to educate his patients on good oral hygiene practice and encourages periodic checkups to ensure that his patients protect their greatest asset, their smile! Dr. Patel continues to engage in CE courses to stay current with dental practices and learn new procedures to provide the best care for his patients.
Outside of work, Dr. Patel enjoys spending time with family and friends, golfing, traveling, and trying/cooking new cuisines.
Aida Pasalic, D.M.D.
Originally from Bosnia, Dr. Pasalic moved to Philadelphia in 1996. Philadelphia quickly became home, and she received her degree in dentistry from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. She was selected to enter Temple University Dental School’s Advanced Education in General Dentistry Program, a postdoctoral program which emphasized treating medically complex cases as well as implant dentistry.
Dr. Pasalic stays current with continuing education courses throughout the year to advance her knowledge and improve her skills. She is a member of The Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association. Dr. Pasalic was a clinical instructor at Temple University for several years before joining the team at Dentists on the Square.
Dr. Aida Pasalic is committed to creating healthy and beautiful smiles for each of her patients in a calm and comforting atmosphere.
When not in the office, Dr. Pasalic can be found cooking, biking, or hanging out with her “three boys”- her husband and two sons.
Ayesha Sultan, D.M.D.
Dr. Ayesha Sultan is originally from the Midwest where she grew up in Naperville, Illinois. She graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago with honors in biology. She then pursued her Doctorate in Dental Medicine at Western University of Health Sciences. While living in Southern California, Dr. Sultan served as a board member for multiple organizations including the American Association of Women in Dentistry and American Dental Education Association. She was also a Girl Scouts troop leader for underprivileged young women in the city of Pomona, CA.
Dr. Sultan is currently an active member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association and Philadelphia Dental Society.
Since beginning her career, Dr. Sultan strongly believes in communicating the importance of dental health to her patients and involving them in every step of their treatment. She stays current with the latest techniques and innovations by taking continuing education courses, primarily focusing on cosmetic dentistry and implants. She is also Invisalign certified.
Dr. Sultan currently resides in Brewerytown with her husband and son. In her free time, she likes to run, travel the world, cook and try new cuisines.
Adam Getreu D.D.S., M.S (Periodontist)
Dr. Adam Getreu earned his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. Having a strong interest in the surgical side of dentistry, Dr. Getreu advanced his education and received his specialty training from Temple University Department of Periodontology and Oral Implantology earning his periodontics certificate with a masters in oral biology.
Dr. Getreu is a Diplomate of the American Board of Periodontology.
Dr. Getreu is a member of the Delaware Valley Academy of Osseointegration, Northeastern Society of Periodontics, American Academy of Periodontology, the American Dental Association and is a Diplomate of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists.
As an avid cyclist, Dr. Getreu can be found most days taking in the sunrise and serenity of riding along the Schuylkill River.