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Meet Our Residents

Our residents are all dentists who hold a D.D.S. (Doctor of Dental Surgery) or D.M.D. (Doctor of Dental Medicine). They are learning to specialize in orthodontics under the supervision of expert, experienced orthodontists that are part of the Seton Hill University Center for Orthodontics staff. This teaching facility incorporates the latest technology with specialized equipment to provide the highest standard of treatment for patients of all ages.

Rio Alesna, D.M.D.

Dr. Alsena attended State University of New York at Binghamton where she received her B.A. in cellular and molecular biology. She earned her degree at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, completed her two-year specialty training in pediatric dentistry at Albert Einstein/Montefiore Medical Center in New York and became a Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry in September 2013. Dr. Alesna worked for three years in private practice before deciding to pursue residency training in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics at Seton Hill.

Daniel Camacho, D.M.D.

Dr. Camacho was born in Bogota, Columbia and moved to Connecticut when he was 9. He attended the University of Connecticut for his undergraduate degree and earned his D.M.D. from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. He graduated first in his class. Daniel enjoys playing tennis, hiking, traveling, reading and spending time with friends. He is engaged to his college sweetheart, Elle.

Connor Despot, D.M.D.

Dr. Depost earned his B.S. in biology from LSU and his dental degree in Florida. He is an avid New Orleans Saints fan. 

Joseph Diminick, D.M.D.

Dr. Diminick earned his B.S. in biology from the University of Pittsburgh.  After his residency he plans to enter private practice and move back to central Pennsylvania.

Dr. Jennifer Giltner, D.M.D.

Dr. Giltner earned her B.S. in Biomedical Sciences from Colorado State University in Fort Collins, CO and her D.M.D. from LECOM School of Dental Medicine in Bradenton, FL. Excited to be back near mountains, Dr. Giltner and her new husband are looking forward to exploring the Pennsylvania mountains while skiing, biking and hiking outdoors.

Dana Grimm, D.D.S.

Dr. Grimm is from Hagerstown Md., where she earned her Bachelor's in Biochemistry. She went on to earn her Doctorate in Dental Surgery degree at the University of Maryland School of Dentistry. She has participated in numerous community service activities including Mission of Mercy and oral health screenings. In her free time, she enjoys baking, painting, and outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and skiing.

Adam Haber, D.M.D.

Dr. Haber attended Indiana University for his undergraduate B.A. in Chemistry. He received his Master's degree in Biology from Purdue University then attended LECOM for dental school. Dr. Haber is a big Indiana University basketball fan!

Michael Hacken, D.M.D.

Dr. Hacken earned his B.S. in biology from Utah Valley University and his D.M.D. from the University of Louisville where he graduated cum laude. When he is at home, Dr. Hacken enjoys watching sports, playing guitar and wrestling with his kids.

Jennifer Hadra, D.M.D.

Dr. Hadra graduated from the University of Connecticut School of Dental Medicine. She is an avid animal lover and has a dog at home named Bentley. In her free time, she enjoys cooking, boating, fishing and spending time with family.

Zahra Hassantash, D.D.S.

Dr. Hassantash received her D.D.S. from Shahid Beheshti University in Tehran as well as graduating from Indiana University School of Dentistry in Indianapolis. Dr. Zahra loves hiking, painting, and spending time with children and her family.

Latisha Henderson, D.M.D.

Dr. Henderson graduated cum laude from Loyola University Maryland where she received her B.S. in biology. From there she attended University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, where she received her D.M.D. Dr. Henderson enjoys photography, pottery and spending time with her niece and nephew.

Tara Kraisinger, D.D.S.

Dr. Kraisinger completed her undergraduate studies at Saint Vincent College and earned her D.D.S. at Virginia Commonwealth University. Her favorite activities include Outer Banks vacations, horseback riding and spending time with family.

Daniela Martinez-Florez, D.M.D.

Dr. Martinez earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Florida International University before attending Nova Southeastern University School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Martinez worked in private practice before returning to school at Seton Hill for her residency training in orthodontics and dentofacial orthopedics. She enjoys traveling, running, doing cross-fit and spending time with her family.

Michael McClain, D.M.D.

Dr. McClain earned his B.S. in biology from Saint Francis University and a D.M.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. His hobbies include skiing, fly fishing, spending time with family and friends, sports and the outdoors.

William Mitchell, D.M.D.

Dr. Mitchell earned his B.S. and B.A. in biochemistry and music from St. Lawrence University. He then earned his D.M.D. from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. He loves sports, hiking, traveling and playing music during his free time.

Ronak Mody, D.M.D.

Dr. Mody earned his B.S. in biology from the University of the Pacific and his D.M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania. He enjoys basketball, skiing, tennis and traveling to new cities.

Janise Morales, D.M.D.

Dr. Morales earned her undergraduate education at Florida International University before receiving her dental degree at Nova Southeastern University. Before continuing her training in Orthodontia at Seton Hill, Dr. Morales served as Chief Resident at NYU Langone Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. She enjoys traveling, the beach, outdoor activities and time with her family.

Matthew Morrone, D.M.D.

Dr. Morrone graduated with a B.S. in biology from West Virginia University. He attended ECU School of Dental Medicine and graduated in 2015 with a D.M.D. Dr. Morrone came to Seton Hill after a year of dental residency at Vidant Medical Center in Greenville, N.C.

Alys Murdoch, D.M.D.

Dr. Murdoch earned her B.S. in biology from the University of Pittsburgh and her D.M.D. from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. She loves hanging out with her fiancé, spending time on the family horse farm and traveling.

Sita Patel, D.M.D.

Dr. Patel attended the University of Maryland for her undergraduate degree in biology and moved to Philadelphia to earn her dental degree at Temple. When she’s not straightening teeth, Dr. Patel loves reading and going to the beach.

Vivek Patel, D.M.D.

Dr. Patel earned his bachelor's degree in molecular and cellular biology from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and his doctorate from the University of Illinois at Chicago.  He loves to play sports, draw/paint and travel.

Robert Schudy, D.D.S.

Dr. Schudy attended TCU where he earned his B.A. in biology and earned his D.D.S. from the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston. He practiced public health for five years.

Anthony Terrana, D.M.D.

Dr. Terrana earned his bachelor in science degree from Ramapo College of New Jersey and his D.M.D from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine.  Dr. Terrana likes to work out and watch sporting events.

Rekha Wadhwa, D.D.S.

Dr. Wadhwa earned her B.S. in cell and molecular biology and anthropology from Tulane University and her D.D.S. from LSU School of Dentistry. Dr. Wadhwa loves to travel, bake, hike, spend time with family and friends, and watch basketball and football.

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