Meet The Doctors

Dr. Dane Denmon

Montoursville Office

Dane Denmon grew up in nearby Sullivan County and still resides there today.  He received a Bachelor’s  degree from Mansfield University and a Master’s degree from the University at Buffalo before attending Temple University’s Kornberg School of Dentistry.  Dr. Denmon graduated with honors in 2016 from dental school and soon after joined the team at Dental Care Associates in Williamsport.  He maintains regular membership in The Academy of General Dentistry and believes in maintaining an exceptional standard of care through continuing education.  In order to better serve patients within the office, he continues to pursue advanced training in all areas of dentistry.  When Dr. Denmon is not providing care for his patients, he enjoys spending time with his wife Amber, son Augustus and two beloved dachshunds Hershey and Reesee.  He is also passionate about woodworking and spending time outdoors.

Dr. Stephanie Varljen

Greensburg, Johnstown, Hollidaysburg, Montoursville, & Selinsgrove Offices

Orthodontist Dr. Stephanie Varljen has been creating beautiful smiles with Dental Care Associates since 2002. A native of Baltimore, MD she received her first degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Maryland and spent a number of years with the National Security Agency in Ft. Meade, MD. She pursued a second career in dentistry and studied at the Baltimore College of Dental Surgery before moving to Birmingham, Al to earn Orthodontic Specialty Certification and a PhD in Biomedical Engineering.

Dr. Varljen is a certified Invisalign<> provider for central PA with many years of experience working with Invisalign patients. She also treats with stainless steel braces and ceramic (clear) braces.

Dr. Varljen’s treatment philosophy is to provide the highest quality of orthodontic care for patients of all ages. She prefers to see children by age 7 to allow for monitoring and treating developing problems. While full orthodontic treatment is usually accomplished during the early teen years, interceptive treatment can usually reduce the time and complexity of comprehensive treatment. Treatment of adults is done in conjunction with the general dentist to assure the best esthetic and functional results.

Dr. John Rowles

Johnstown Office

Dr. Rowles  tried to retire 13 years ago but then found Dental Care Associates. "The office is equipped to do all phases of dentistry and the staff go out of their way to treat people right."  "JR," as he is called by the staff , has seen a few things in the world of Dentistry and loves to see the patients get and stay healthy.

Dr. Rowles graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, practiced dentistry in the US Air Force, did a residency in anesthesia at Loma Linda hospital and then maintained a private practice in the San Francisco area. Later in his career he worked with children exclusively during a ten year period at the Meadville Medical Center in Meadville Pa.

Dr. William Bozek

Hollidaysburg, Johnstown, Greensburg & Williamsport Offices

Dr. William Bozek DMD, from Wilkes Barre PA, is taking new patients of any age. Certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and licensed for Nitrous anxiolysis, Dr. Bozek can help you overcome your dental anxiety and provide you the most current dental care.

Dr. Bozek completed his undergraduate degree at Penn State University in Chemical Engineering prior to receiving his dental education at Temple University in Philadelphia PA. At Temple Dr. Bozek received advanced education in oral surgery through Temple’s Honors Oral Surgery Team and graduated as Class President of 2016. Dr. Bozek received additional surgical training at University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore MD. Dr. Bozek then completed a second year of oral surgery residency at Rutgers University Hospital in Newark NJ. He then received intraveous sedation training at St. Josephs University Medical Center in Paterson NJ.

Dr. Bozek provides comprehensive care to his patients including wisdom teeth extractions, root canal therapy, teeth whitening, dentures, dental implants, and works with most major insurances. 

Dr. Steven Patt

Greensburg & Selinsgrove Office

Dr. Steven Patt, DMD graduated Cum Laude from Washington and Jefferson College in 1987. He then went on to the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, he graduated in the top 10% of his class in 1991. He received the Zugsmith Award of Achievement. Dr. Patt did a general practice residency at the VA Hospital in Oakland from 1991-1992. Dr. Patt was in private practice for 28 years. Dr. Patt is married to his wife Sheila with two children Aaron (graduating from Washington and Jefferson College) and Mandy (graduating from Upper St. Clair Highschool. He also has two dogs Mia and Livvie.

Dr. Marvin Berger

Selinsgrove Office

Meet our Periodontist, Dr. Berger. Dr. Berger grew up in Lakewood, NJ and graduated from Lakewood High School. After high school he attended Tulane University in New Orleans, LA where he earned a B.A. in English. Following college, he attended Columbia University Dental School in New York City where he received his DDS, and then spent 2 years in the US Air Force as a General Dentist. Following his time in the military, he went on to do his specialty training in Periodontics at Boston University School of Graduate Dentistry.

Dr. Berger has practiced Periodontics for over 40 years in Camp Hill, PA until semi-retiring several years ago. He now practices several days a week in select offices doing periodontics and dental implants.

Dr. Berger attends many hours of Continuing Education each year relating to Periodontics and Implant Dentistry and has lectured extensively on these subjects both locally and nationally.

Dr. Berger lives in Harrisburg, PA with his family and enjoys golf, skiing, exercise, reading, traveling and being with his family.

Dr. Edward Springel

Greensburg Office

Dr. Springel received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Pittsburgh, where he also received his Doctor of Dental Medicine. Dr. Springel is a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, a member of the Pennsylvania Dental Associates, and the American Dental Association. Dr. Springel has been practicing general dentistry in the Latrobe- Greensburg, PA area for the past forty five years. Dr. Springel has been married to his wife Donna for the past forty seven years. They have four grown children, Edward, Richard, Katherine, and Mary. Dr. Springel and his wife also have seven grandchildren. His hobby is photography, enjoys old cars and old trains. Dr. Springel was a member of the Latrobe Rotary Club, and served as Rotary Club president.

Dr. Marwa Khan

Williamsport Office

A native Texan, and a graduate from the University of Texas School of Dentistry in Houston. Dr. Khan moved to Williamsport, PA to accompany her husband who practices Emergency Medicine at UPMC. Dr. Khan's love and passion for Dentistry was Ignited in college while volunteering for a medical mission trip. Dr. Khan has over 5 years of experience in the Dental Field. During this time, she has enjoyed helping patients achieve and maintain good oral health. Dr. Khan is a dentist that enjoys caring for patients of all ages. Healthy and beautiful smiles increase confidence, and self esteem. Dr. Khan is here to genuinely listen, care and help you achieve those goals.

Dr. Donald Dinello

Selinsgrove & Greensburg Office

Dr. Donald Dinello grew up in Aliquippa, Pennsylvania just outside of Pittsburgh. Dr. Dinello attended Saint Vincent College then worked at the Canevin High School as a Biology and Earth Science teacher, assistant football coach, and wrestling coach before going on to the University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine. After receiving his Doctorate of Dental Medicine (DMD), Dr. Donald Dinello went on to complete his Residency at Hershey Medical Center in Hershey, Pennsylvania which led him to a private practice of Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery and now has been with Dental Care Associates as an Oral Surgeon since 2015.  

Dr. Donald Dinello, DMD spends his free time with his five children, 23 grandchildren, and 2 great-grandchildren. He enjoys attending their school activities, sporting events, and golfing. Dr. Donald Dinello is also a life member of the American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery.