Kessler DentalMeet Our Specialists


Kessler DentalDr. Alan Schatz D.M.D – Endodontist

Dr. Alan R. Schatz obtained his Doctor of Medical Dentistry degree from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dentistry in 1986. He practiced general dentistry for the following 4 years before receiving his specialty Certificate in Endodontics in 1992 (also from Penn).

Dr. Schatz maintained a private practice limited to Endodontics for 17 years in North Wales, Pennsylvania prior to joining our practice. He is a member of the American Association of Endodontists and named one of Mainline Today Magazine’s “Top Docs” for endodontics in 2014.
When away from the office, Dr. Schatz enjoys skiing, bike riding, and spending time at the shore with his wife and 3 children.

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Kessler DentalDr. Wendy Halpern – Periodontist

Dr. Wendy Croll Halpern is an accomplished Board Certified Periodontist. She is the daughter of Dr. Burney Croll, world-renowned Prosthodontist, and has the privilege to seek his knowledge. Dr. Halpern has been practicing periodontics since 2004 and enjoys many facets of her field including placing dental implants, performing periodontal plastic surgery, managing periodontal disease, and educating her patients on oral health. She is involved in dental research and has served on multiple Boards including Chairperson and Vice-Chairperson of The Research Committee of the Academy of Osseointegration. She is currently Board Director of The Osseointegration Foundation of The Academy of Osseointegration.

Dr. Halpern received her Dental Degree, Periodontics Certificate, and Implant Fellowship Certificate from The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and enjoys her position as a member of the Executive Committee of the Alumni Board of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. Dr. Halpern also received her B.S. in Nutrition from Cornell University.

Dr. Halpern is a mother to her beautiful, thriving daughter, Jill, and son, Benjamin. Her dogs Kyle Neptune and Penelope Roxie Tiff keep her super busy as well. Her other passions are gardening, cycling, reading, and spending time with her extended family.