Sharon, Scheduling & Financial Coordinator
Sharon is the go-to person for any and all billing, scheduling, and insurance questions. Hers is the voice that answers the phone and the smile that greets you when you walk through our door. She enjoys scrapbooking, visiting her beach house, and spending time with her husband and daughter. “This is the best staff I’ve ever worked with and I love the patients.”
Ashley, Dental Hygienist
Ashley has been sharing her expertise and experience as a Dental Hygienist in the Lehigh Valley since 2008. She has a passion for helping patients enhance their quality of life through education in proper oral care and disease prevention. She enjoys spending time with her family, which includes her husband and multiple pets, reading, exercising, and discovering new hobbies that challenge her physically and intellectually.
Melissa, Dental Assistant
Melissa, or Mel, has extensive experience in the medical assisting field, working in various settings with patients of all backgrounds. Her sincerity and compassion for her patients shines through in every interaction. She makes it her personal goal to help each patient feel comfortable and have the best experience possible. Outside of the office, Mel loves spending time with friends, hiking, reading, visiting museums and going to the beach.
Melissa, Dental Hygienist
Melissa began working as a dental assistant in 2011. In 2016, she earned her degree in dental hygiene at Northampton Area Community College. She loves the preventive aspect of her job and is passionate about offering specifically tailored advice for improving each patient’s oral health. She gains personal satisfaction by helping her patients overcome their dental concerns and reaching their health goals. In addition to spending time with her husband, Anthony, family and friends, Melissa enjoys the great outdoors and binge-watching favorite movies.
Karl Glassman, D.D.S.
Dr. Karl Glassman has been a leader in the dental community for over 40 years. In 2007, he moved the Lehigh Valley’s oldest and most respected dental practice from downtown Allentown to the Green Hills location to ensure the tradition of high quality dentistry for another generation. Dr. Glassman is a member of the Academy of Periodontology and has had a special interest, and extensive experience, in solving bite related problems, headaches, jaw pain, and complicated dental reconstructions. Even though he retired in 2012, with his wealth of knowledge and experience, “Dr. Karl” will always be a part of our practice. He continues to take advanced training courses to keep up with the latest and greatest developments in dentistry and, from time to time, Dr. Karl still comes into the office to help cover for Dr. Forgosh when he is out of town.
Dr. Glassman is a legend in the local cycling and running community. He and his wife now spend their summers on the coast of Maine pursuing their very active exercise schedule, and sampling all that New England has to offer. They come back to the Lehigh Valley for the rest of the year, and have been instrumental in the growth and development the renowned Women’s 5K Classic as board members since its inception in 1993. Thanks in part to their efforts, the annual event has raised over $2 million for women with breast cancer. His positive energy is a testimony to his love of life.