Meet Our Team
Deb, Registered Dental Hygienist
Deb has worked as a Registered Dental Hygienist at our practice for over 27 years! She is originally from Reading, but now enjoys living on a lake in New Jersey. She enjoys nature, hiking, and the outdoors and she can play a mean game of volleyball or poker. The beach is also one of Deb’s favorite places to be. Deb received her dental hygiene degree from Temple University. Her favorite part about being a hygienist at our practice is maintaining her patients’ oral health over the years and building relationships with them.
Lauren, Registered Dental Hygienist
Lauren has 14 years of experience in dentistry. She received her Registered Dental Hygiene degree from Harcum College with honors and completed her clinical rotations at Penn Dental School. In her free time, Lauren enjoys reading, working out, theater, and traveling. During the summers, she enjoys spending time at the beach in Avalon, NJ with her family. Lauren’s passion for health and quality of life is completed by understanding the mind-body connection, how goal setting is essential for success, and the concept that you can actually change your life by simply changing your thoughts. Lauren feels very fortunate to work in a field that she loves and enjoys providing her patients with the highest level of dental care.
Katie, Dental Assistant
Katie has been a certified dental assistant for the past 16 years. She started her career in North Jersey working for a family friend, and moved to South Jersey in 2006 when she started working in Center City Philadelphia. Katie loves being a dental assistant, taking care of patients, and helping people learn to love their smile. Katie enjoys life with her two sons and spending time at the Jersey shore.
Leta, Dental Assistant & Implant Coordinator
Leta has worked in the dental profession for over 20 years, the last 13 of which have been at Dr. Laudenbach’s office. Leta serves as our Implant Treatment Coordinator and is our resident expert on the parts and pieces required during implant therapy. She enjoys guiding patients throughout the surgical process. Leta has lived in the Philadelphia area her entire life and enjoys taking advantage of Fairmount Park with her son. On Sundays Leta volunteers her time at her local Catholic Church.
Christine, Dental Assistant
Christine has been a certified dental assistant for over 35 years, 27 of which have been serving Dr. Laudenbach’s practice. Her journey started as a volunteer chairside assistant for a Navy captain in London. Returning to the States, she went on to get her formal training at Old Dominion University’s dental assistant program in Norfolk, Virginia, where she was president of her dental assistant class. In later years, she continued that education at the Community College of Philadelphia. Chris and the field of dentistry have been a perfect match from the very beginning. She cannot think of being in a more challenging and rewarding field where she puts her talents and education to good use. Chris’ outside interests include reading, learning to play Sudoku, watching old movies, and trying to adapt to a healthy lifestyle: body, soul, and spirit.
Magda, Office Manager
Magda is our Office Manager, and has been in the dental field for over 18 years. Receiving her radiology license in 2005, she is capable of handling both front office situations and clinical tasks, making her the epitome of a team player. Raised in Philadelphia, Magda is bilingual, speaking both English and Spanish. She is an avid reader, who in her spare time enjoys painting, long walks in nature, and spending time with her two sons. She hopes to one day be a dog owner.
Lauren, Front Desk Receptionist
Lauren fills a very important role as our Front Desk Receptionist. You can count on her to help schedule appointments, submit insurance claims, and help you with any questions you may have about your care here at Laudenbach Periodontics. Lauren has a Bachelors degree in Business Management from Rutgers University and brings over 8 years of outstanding customer service experience to our practice. In her free time, Lauren enjoys spending time with her husband Anthony. She resides in South Jersey and her favorite place to relax is the Jersey Shore. Please be sure to say hi to her the next time you call or stop in the office!
Diane, Professional Relations Coordinator
Diane has taken on our newest role as a Professional Relations Coordinator. She is a graduate of Saint Joseph’s University and comes to our office with over a decade of experience in sales and marketing. Diane will serve as the liaison with our referring general dentists’ offices. She also organizes Dr. Laudenbach’s Spear Study Clubs and the Center City Study Club. She resides in Delaware County and enjoys spending time with her husband and three small children.