Exton Dental Health Group®
Pennsylvania Center for Cosmetic Dentistry®
Main Line Center for Advanced Restorative Dentistry®
Jonathan Scharf, D.M.D., F.A.A.C.D.
At its most refined, cosmetic dentistry is a delicate balance of aesthetics and science that requires exceptional skill and extensive experience to achieve. Jonathan Scharf, D.M.D., is an Accredited Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry who has devoted his career to providing cosmetic dental treatments of superior quality to patients of his private practice in Exton, Pennsylvania for over 40 years. He is committed to staying abreast of the latest developments in dental technology in an effort to bring his patients the most comfortable and effective dental care possible. Under his guidance, Exton Dental Health Group® and The Pennsylvania Center For Cosmetic Dentistry® has established itself as the foremost cosmetic dental practice in the Greater Delaware Valley. Indeed, Dr. Scharf’s reputation as a cosmetic dentist extends far beyond the Main Line. Throughout the country, he is recognized by his peers in the dental profession for his expertise, rare talent, and consistently surpassing results.
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Aside from being an esteemed cosmetic dentist in the Greater Philadelphia area, Dr. Scharf has been invited to lecture for major dental organizations as well as some of the most prestigious dental universities throughout the world. He is a visiting Associate Professor in the department of Esthetic Dentistry at the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine and has lectured at the renowned L.D. Pankey Institute. In addition, he has trained dentists internationally in cosmetic dental technology, cosmetic dental practice management, and fiber reinforcement in dentistry. A published author of numerous articles on advanced dentistry, Dr. Scharf is responsible for the development and international patenting of several dental materials and techniques.
A former President of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Dr. Scharf remains an Accredited Fellow of that organization and is responsible for establishing the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry Educational Endowment Fund. In addition, Dr. Scharf is board certified by and is a Diplomate of the American Board of Esthetic Dentistry, as well as a Fellow of the International Academy for Dental-Facial Esthetics. He has served as a member of the editorial team of Reality, a publication of the Esthetic Dentistry Research Group, and a Consulting Editor for Cosmetic Dentistry for the GP and Cosmetic Dentistry Update.
As a result of his contributions to the furtherance of cosmetic dentistry and his achievements as a cosmetic dentist serving the Main Line, Dr. Scharf has been acknowledged in several prominent publications. He was included in Who’s Who in Medicine in 1990, Who’s Who Among Outstanding Americansin 1994, and Who’s Who in Dentistry in 1995. Dentistry Today, a periodical for dental professionals, selected Dr. Scharf as one of the top one hundred lecturers in dentistry in the United States. Dr. Scharf was voted by his peers as “Best of the Main Line,” as featured in Main Line Today. He has likewise been selected by his peers to be in the Best Dentists in America for 2004-2005 and was recently accepted into America's Registry of Outstanding Professionals as a lifetime member.
Twice, in 1988 and again in 1990, Dr. Scharf was the recipient of the coveted President’s Award for exemplary service and outstanding contributions to the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. As his reputation for professional excellence has grown, so has the interest of local and national media in his practice. Dr. Scharf has provided interviews and clinical photographs for features in national publications such as Glamour,Woman’s World, and American Health Magazine.
As the premier cosmetic dentist in the Main Line, Philadelphia, and Greater Delaware Valley regions, Dr. Jonathan Scharf has become a trusted resource for television and other media personalities as well as local corporate executives. These highly visible public figures entrust their smiles to Dr. Scharf because they demand only the most natural looking, aesthetically pleasing results possible. Dr. Scharf invites you to discover for yourself how the perfect balance of art and technique can reveal the full potential of your smile.
To learn more about Dr. Jonathan Scharf, or to schedule an appointment with this truly exemplary cosmetic dentist, residents of the Main Line, Philadelphia, and surrounding communities are invited to contact Exton Dental Health Group® and The Pennsylvania Center For Cosmetic Dentistry® today.
David J. Kopecki, D.M.D.
Prosthodontic expert David J. Kopecki, D.M.D., joined Exton Dental Health Group® and The Pennsylvania Center For Cosmetic Dentistry® in 1996. Since then, he has earned a reputation for crafting the most durable, natural looking dental prosthetics on the Main Line, in accordance with the high standard of quality for which Exton Dental Health Group® and The Pennsylvania Center For Cosmetic Dentistry® is known. Indeed, Dr. Kopecki was voted by his peers as “Best of the Main Line” in the category of prosthodontics every year since 2003 as featured in Main Line Today.
Dr. Kopecki received his Bachelor of Arts degree from LaSalle University in 1986 and his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1990. While pursuing his specialty of Prosthodontics, Dr Kopecki served on the faculty of Temple University.
As part of Exton Dental Health Group® and The Pennsylvania Center For Cosmetic Dentistry®’s commitment to provide the latest, most cutting-edge techniques in dentistry, Dr. Kopecki has taken numerous continuing courses in esthetic dentistry. He is also a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of Osseointegration, and the American College of Prosthodontics.
Prior to joining Exton Dental Health Group® and The Pennsylvania Center For Cosmetic Dentistry®, Dr. Kopecki spent the first five years of his professional career in private practice in Philadelphia. His exceptional professional skills and friendly, caring chairside manner have made Dr. Kopecki an integral part of a practice that has served the Main Line with outstanding dental care for over three decades.
Avi Benshetrit, D.M.D.
Avi Benshetrit, D.M.D. joined Exton Dental Health Group® in 2020. He is highly regarded for his advanced skill in surgical extractions and endodontic procedures, as well as general dental expertise.
Dr. Avi received his Bachelor of Arts in Biology from The Richard Stockton College of New Jersey and his dental degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. His love of dentistry grew during his work with the New Jersey Give Kids a Smile program.
While at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Avi worked with world-renowned dental experts who provided him with hands-on training in all fields of dentistry. He has worked alongside and learned from top dental clinicals at the departments of the Veteran’s Affairs Medical Center and the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.
Dr. Avi’s patients agree that his expertise is matched by his bedside manner. He is known for creating a comfortable environment for his patients, giving them the opportunity to relax and know they are are in good hands.