Meet Our Doctors

Joshua A. Bresler, D.M.D.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Fellow - American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
Fellow - American College of Dentists

"Dr. Josh" is a graduate of Penn State University (B.S.,1999) and Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry (D.M.D, 2003). He completed a two year pediatric residency in a combined program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (Certificate in Pediatric Dentistry, 2005) where he served as Chief Resident. He is a Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (2008), Fellow - American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (2017) and Fellow - American College of Dentists (2018).

Dr. Josh is currently an active staff member of Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, where he is considered a go-to specialist for children with serious medical conditions including complex cardiac disease, bleeding disorders, and rare congenital diseases. He is also on staff at Suburban Community Hospital where he treats adults with similar medical issues. He serves as Medical Director of the Red Lion Surgicenter, and is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support.

Dr. Josh is an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry and an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He lectures on pediatric pharmacology, sedation, oral surgery, hospital dentistry and behavior management.

Dynamically involved in continuing education and the dental community, Dr. Josh is actively involved with the following boards, academic clubs and associations: Temple Dental Alumni Association - Board Member, Temple Dental Board of Visitors, Temple Dental Haiti Club - faculty advisor, American Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Pennsylvania Dental Association, American Academy of Pediatrics, American Dental Society of Anesthesiology, YMCA - Board Member, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry - College of Diplomates, Think Dental Learning Institute - Advisory Board.

Dr. Josh’s professional memberships, awards and acknowledgments include Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society, recognition in the Stomatognathic Honor Society and recognized with many awards including the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology Horace Wells Award, the American Association of Orthodontists Oro-Facial Complex Award, the R. Ralph Bresler M.D. Pediatric Dentistry Award, the Temple University Humanitarian Award, and Dental Alumnus of the Year Award for his humanitarian efforts in Haiti. Dr. Josh received recognition as one of Philadelphia's top young business leaders in 40 under 40, Philadelphia Business Journal (2016) and one of the country’s most promising young dentists in 40 under 40 – Incisal Edge Magazine (2017).

Born and raised in the Lafayette Hill and Ft. Washington areas, Dr. Josh resides in Ambler with his wife, Tracey (also a pediatric dentist) and their three children, Noah, Kayla and Dani. He enjoys spending spare time with his family, as well as boating, deep-sea fishing and travel.

Jason M. Bresler, D.M.D.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Fellow - American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry

"Dr. Jason" is a graduate of Penn State University and Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry. He completed a two-year pediatric residency at St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children where he served as Chief Resident, and is currently an active staff member. Dr. Jason is an Assistant Professor of Pediatric Dentistry at Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry.

Dr. Jason is a member and Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and a member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, and the American Dental Society of Anesthesiologists. He is recent Past-President, and current board member of the Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry Alumni Association.

Philanthropic and academically involved, Dr. Jason’s awards and acknowledgements include Temple Dental Alumnus of the Year Award for his humanitarian efforts in Haiti, volunteer work with the Special Olympics, and as recipient of the 2018 40 Under 40 Award by Incisal Edge Magazine, as one of the top 40 dentists under age 40 in the United States.

When not in the office, Dr. Jason enjoys spending time with his wife, Jill (also a dentist) and children Gwen and Dawson, traveling, and going to movies, concerts and sporting events.

Rachel L. Bresler, D.M.D.

"Dr. Rachel" is a graduate of Temple University and Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry. She completed a fellowship and two-year Pediatric residency in a combined program at Case Western Reserve University and Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital in Cleveland, Ohio, where she served as Chief Resident. She is on staff at Suburban Community Hospital, treating adults with various special needs and complex medical co-morbidities. Dr. Rachel also treats patients at Red Lion Surgicenter and is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support and has an Anesthesia Restricted II Permit.

Dr. Rachel is an adjunct clinical instructor of Pediatric Dentistry at Temple University’s Kornberg School of Dentistry, a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, YMCA - Board Member, and serves as a Temple Dental Alumni Association - Board Member. She has been twice-honored with the Edward Cook Excellence in Pediatric Dentistry Award, received the R. Ralph Bresler M.D. Memorial Award at Temple University’s Kornberg School of Dentistry, and an award from American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry.

Active in the communities of continuing dental education and philanthropy, Dr. Rachel serves as a faculty advisor for the annual Temple Dental Haiti Club annual Haiti mission trip, and works with the Pediatric Study Club helping with Special Olympics events at Villanova and Penn State Universities.

When the work day is done, Dr. Rachel enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, trying out new, fun recipes and singing (even though she really cannot sing, at all).

Tracey Bresler, D.M.D.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

"Dr. Tracey" was born and raised in Miami, FL and is a graduate of the University of Miami and Nova Southeastern University’s Dental program. She is the recipient of the Eleanor J. Bushee Senior Student Award for Academic Excellence and Outstanding Leadership. She received her Pediatric Dentistry Specialty Certification from Temple University’s Episcopal Hospital. Dr. Tracey is an associate professor of pediatric dentistry at Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry and has privileges at Red Lion Surgicenter. She is certified in Basic Life Support, Pediatric Advanced Life Support, and nitrous sedation. She has research experience in “Attendance of Recall Appointments & Recurrent Decay in Pediatric Dental Patients Treated Under General Anesthesia,” Temple University Hospital, 2010.

Dr. Tracey is a member and Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, Pennsylvania Dental Association, Alpha Omega Fraternity and Women’s Dental Society. She is involved in community outreach and service including Give Kids A Smile, community dental presentations (schools, girl/boy scouts), Special Olympics (dental screenings/patient education), children’s dental screenings for Head Start programs and COMHAR, Jamaica Mission trip sponsored by Nova Southeastern University, and the Haiti Mission trip sponsored by Temple Dental Haiti Club.

Married to Dr. Josh, with three children - one boy and two girls, Dr. Tracey enjoys spending time with family and friends, heading down the shore in the summer and going to the movies.

Jill Bresler, D.M.D.

“Dr. Jill” is from Port Huron, Michigan. After graduating from the University of Michigan with a Bachelor of Science in biology/genetics, Dr. Jill became a Doctor of Dental Medicine from Temple University, and now specializes in pediatric dentistry, Special Touch Dentistry with adults, and cosmetic dentistry. She holds certifications in Nitrous Oxide Sedation and Invisalign, and is learning ASL (American Sign Language) to help with patient experience. Dr. Jill is involved with the philanthropic efforts of the Special Olympics games at Penn State and Villanova Universities, along with her husband, “Dr. Jason”. In her spare time, Dr. Jill enjoys tennis, biking, boating, cooking, swimming, hiking, yoga and traveling. She also loves spending time with her husband and her two children.

Theodore P. Croll, D.D.S.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Dr. Theodore P. Croll or “Dr. Ted”, is a 1973 graduate of Temple University School of Dentistry. After serving three years as captain and major in the U.S. Army Dental Corps in Hanau, Germany, he completed his pediatric dentistry specialty training at the University of Connecticut (1978) and then opened his private pediatric dentistry practice in Doylestown, Pennsylvania. In December, 2018 the practice merged with DOC BRESLER'S CAVITY BUSTERS.

Dr. Ted is a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (1981), Fellow of the American College of Dentists (2010) and Fellow, International College of Dentists (2012). He served on the faculty of University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine for 25 years. Currently, Dr. Ted is Adjunct Clinical Professor, University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX and Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatric Dentistry, Case Western Reserve School of Dental Medicine, Cleveland, OH. Other academic affiliations over the years include dental schools at U. Texas (Houston), U. Iowa, and U. Washington. Since 1978, Dr. Ted has written over 300 dental and oral health care peer-reviewed articles, received nineteen U.S. patents for inventions in clinical dentistry, and from 1999-2012 has written and contributed to multiple books on dental and oral healthcare. Dr. Ted proudly collaborated with Dr. Benjamin Spock and Dr. Steven Parker, writing the dentistry sections of the 50th year anniversary edition of Dr. Spock's Baby and Child Care (1998). He serves as consultant to a number of dental products manufacturers and also as manuscript reviewer and editorial board member for selected dental journals.

Dr. Ted lives in Bucks County, with his wife Deborah. In 2016, after 26 years as starting first baseman for the Buckingham Bucks of the Over-35-Modified-Fastpitch Softball League of Doylestown, he retired to the bleachers with occasional duties as third base coach.

Megan Eskridge, D.M.D.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

"Dr. Megan" is a board certified pediatric dentist (2008) and a graduate of the University of Delaware and Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry. She completed a two year pediatric residency in a combined program at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP) and the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Megan is currently an active member of the Red Lion Surgicenter. In 2005, she received the Crest Healthy Smiles/ASDA Community Dentistry Award and in 2006, the American Association of Public Health Dentistry Award for special interest and achievement in community dentistry and public health. Originally from Wilmington DE, Dr. Megan is married and has a son. She enjoys spending quality time with family and friends, taking her golden retriever “Lexi” for walks, keeping active with yoga, Pilates, skiing, swimming, exercising, and enjoying the beach during summer months.

Julia Mayzenberg, D.M.D.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

“Dr. Julia” is from Philadelphia. She is board certified by the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Dentistry and completed a Pediatric Rresidency program at the Albert Einstein Montefiore Medical Center. She is currently an active member of the Red Lion Surgicenter. Dr. Julia is married with two children, and in her spare time, enjoys reading and traveling.

Lauren Ortiz, D.M.D.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

“Dr. Lauren” is board certified by the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry. Local to Bucks County, Dr. Lauren is a graduate of Adelphi University in Garden City, New York. After completing dental school at the University of Pennsylvania, she became Chief Pediatric Resident at Lutheran Medical Center, in Brooklyn, New York. She is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and has privileges at Red Lion Surgicenter. In her spare time, Dr. Lauren enjoys traveling, yoga and reading.

Danielle Litman, D.M.D.

Diplomate - American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

Originally from Marlton, New Jersey, “Dr. Danielle” currently holds a pediatric dental license in both Pennsylvania and her home state. She is an alumni of George Washington University and a graduate from Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry. After dental school, Dr. Danielle completed a General Practice Residency program at Newark Beth Israel Hospital. Dr. Danielle received her pediatric residency certificate from Temple University’s Episcopal Hospital and is certified for Nitrous Sedation in Pennsylvania, Conscious Sedation in New Jersey, Basic Life Support and Pediatric Advanced Life Support. She currently has privileges at Virtua Hospital in New Jersey, the Red Lion Surgicenter, and is a proud member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, PA Academy of Pediatric Dentists, Northeast Society of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. Dr. Danielle has volunteered her time and traveled to Haiti helping provide dental treatment to the Haitian population. When not in the office treating patients, she enjoys reading, exercising, cooking, and spending time with her husband and family.

Richard Troll, D.D.S.

“Dr. Troll” is from Trenton, New Jersey. He is a graduate of New York University (B.A.), Temple University’s Kornberg School of Dentistry (D.D.S.), and received his pediatric certificate from the Children’s Hospital of Washington D.C. He attended the Institute for Graduate Dentists and the Mid- Atlantic Association of Orthodontics, where he acquired his certification in Orthodontics. He also has privileges at the Red Lion Surgicenter. Dr. Troll is a member of the American and Pennsylvania Dental Associations, the Montgomery/Bucks Dental Association, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and the New Jersey and Pennsylvania Associations of Pediatric Dentistry. He is married and has two sons, and five grandchildren. He is a fan of the Phillies, enjoys outdoor activities like golf, tennis, and gardening, as well as, working on puzzles and collecting stamps.

Lurlene Monteiro, D.M.D.

“Dr.Lolly” is a true Philadelphian; she was born in Chestnut Hill Hospital and grew up in Germantown. She is a graduate of Temple University (B.S., Medical Technology) and Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry (D.M.D. 1989), and is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry. She is married and loves spending time with her family, daughter and grandson. When not in the office, Dr. Lolly is an avid gardener, and stays active with running, biking, swimming and yoga.

Colleen Kendrick, D.M.D.

"Dr. Colleen" was born and raised in Philadelphia. She is a graduate of Temple University and the Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry. She was honored as being a part of the Top 10% of her graduating class and is currently a member of the Omicron Kappa Upsilon Dental Honor Society and Academy of Dentistry. Dr. Colleen has her Invisalign Certification and is the recipient of the Oral Pathology Award and Practice Administration Award. She has been practicing pediatric dentistry for 25 years, and says she loves her work! Dr. Colleen is married for 25 years with two children, and enjoys reading, exercising, and going on vacation to the beach.

Danielle Lockwood, D.M.D.

Diplomate – American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

“Dr. Danielle” is originally from Allentown, PA and is a graduate of St. Joseph’s University, Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry and St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children. She has associations with the Pennsylvania Dental Association, American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. She is married and has two sons, and in her spare time enjoys skiing and biking.

Leslie Fitz, D.M.D.

“Dr. Leslie” Fitz is originally from York, PA and has happily returned to Doc Bresler’s Cavity Busters, most recently from living in Switzerland, where she lived with her family for a number of years. With a love of dentistry, Dr. Leslie first attended West Virginia University where she received her B.S. Degree in Dental Hygiene, then attended Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry where she received her Doctor of Medicine in Dentistry (D.M.D), followed by her Pediatric Dental Certificate from Medical University of South Carolina. Dr. Leslie is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Council of Exercise (ACE). The proud mother of two teenaged sons, enjoys exercise classes, biking, shopping and traveling.

Lauren J. Harper, D.M.D.

“Dr. Lauren” grew up in Dresher, PA and is a graduate of Lehigh University where she received her B.S., Behavioral Neuroscience (2009), followed by Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry (DMD, 2014). She completed a General Practice Residency at the VA Hospital, and Pediatric Dental Residency at Mount Sinai Hospital, both located in New York City.

Dr. Lauren is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, and is Certified in Invisalign, Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Basic Life Support (BLS) and Nitrous.

Dr. Lauren is the recipient of the Martin N. Kravitt DDS Class of 1944 Award, the American Academy of Oral Medicine Award, and the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honors Society, all from Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry (2014). When not working, Dr. Lauren enjoys spending time with family and friends, shopping, traveling, trying new restaurants, and binge watching TV shows.

Vidisha Patel D.D.S

Diplomate – American Board of Pediatric Dentistry

“Dr. Vidisha” Patel is originally from Bensalem and resides in Philadelphia. She is a graduate of University of Maryland, College Park, University of Maryland Dental School, Baltimore MD where she was awarded the Dean’s Award for Community Service and Temple University Hospital – Episcopal Division for Pediatric Dentistry.

Dr. Vidisha is a Diplomate – American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, is a member of American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Gorgas Odontological Honors Society and Gamma Phi Delta Honor Society, and is certified in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) and Basic Life Support (BLS).

Dr. Vidisha is married and in her spare time, she enjoys cooking, spending time with family and friends, traveling and staying active. She and her husband especially love exploring new cities, cultures and trying new foods!

Shipra Puri D.D.S

“Dr. Shipra” Puri is a Pediatric Dentist who resides in Ewing, New Jersey. She is a graduate of New York University College of Dentistry, and received her Pediatric Residency Certificate from Louisiana State University School of Dentistry. Dr. Shipra is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry. In her spare time she likes to travel the world, learn about new cultures and enjoy many local cuisines, with her husband.

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