Joshua Parry, DMD
Dr. Parry is a Greensburg native and Co-Owner of Kraisinger Family Dentistry. He received his B.S in Biology from Allegheny College in Meadville, PA. After College, he spent nearly 3 years performing cancer research at the Hillman Cancer Center in Pittsburgh, PA. The research he completed is now part of several published articles. Dr. Parry then went on to Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (DMD)
Dr. Parry places an emphasis on patient communication and education and prides himself on providing excellent comprehensive care to each of his patients. Dr. Parry constantly participates in continuing education in order to provide the highest level of care possible. He is a certified “Preferred” provider of Invisalign, as well a certified provider of facial esthetics injectables (i.e. Botox and dermal fillers), which can also be used in the management of TMJ pain and migraines. Dr. Parry is an active member of the American Dental Association (ADA), Pennsylvania Dental Association (PDA), Academy of General Dentistry (AGD) and the American Academy of Facial Esthetics (AAFE).
Dr. Parry is an avid outdoorsman and Pittsburgh sports fan (particularly the Penguins and Steelers). On the weekends Dr. Parry and his wife, Hanna, can often be found exploring hiking trails and listening to Eric Church.
Paul J. Kraisinger, DMD
Dr. Paul Kraisinger's dental practice just celebrated 25 years of dental service to the Greensburg, Youngwood, and surrounding communities.
Dr. Paul Kraisinger completed his Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry and Doctor of Medical Dentistry Degree (DMD) from the University of Pittsburgh. He is a member of many professional organizations including the American Dental Society, Pennsylvania Dental Society, Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania, and the Westmoreland County Community College Advisory Committee.
Dr. Kraisinger provides community support to the Westmoreland County Food Bank, Mount Pleasant Township Municipal Authority Board (Member since 1998), Westmoreland Cultural Trust, Rotary Club International, Boy Scouts of America, Smiles for Life Campaign, and Phi Gamma Delta. He has been honored as a Recipient of the PITTSBURGH'S BEST DENTIST AWARD every year from 2007 to 2018.
Dr. Kraisinger considers his GREATEST Achievements to be his four awesome kids! In his spare time, Dr. Kraisinger enjoys racing and driving anything that burns gas and rubber and goes FAST! He also loves to ski.
Melanie A. Quest, DMD
Dr. Quest is from Indianapolis, IN. She earned her B.S. in Human Biology from Indiana University in Bloomington, IN. She went on to complete her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree at Tufts's University School of Dental Medicine in Boston, MA. She graduated from the dental program at Tuft's six months early and completed a Dental Cosmetic and Restorative externship at Harvard University's College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Quest then went on to do a year long Implant Fellowship at the University of Pittsburgh, which is what brought her to this great state.
It is very important to Dr. Quest that she be able to offer her patients all of the benefits that the dental field can provide for a well-rounded complete picture of dental health. She has over 300 hours of cosmetic and implant dentistry continuing education and can even provide Botox therapies.
In her spare time, Dr. Quest loves to stay active and especially enjoys competitive races. She believes preventative self-care is the secret to a long and healthy life, and these values are reflected in her own life and her patient care.
Samantha Wagler, DDS
Dr. Wagler was born and raised outside of Tampa, FL. She earned her B.S. at the University of Florida in Food Science and Human Nutrition. She then moved out to the Midwest to complete her dental training at the University of Iowa College of Dentistry and Dental Clinics, where she earned her D.D.S degree. She completed a year of general practice in Iowa and then moved out to Pennsylvania where she joined us as an Associate Dentist at Kraisinger Family Dentistry.
Dr. Wagler is a member of the American Dental Association, where she can find the latest information for caring for her patients. It is very important to Dr. Wagler that all patients understand the correlation between what they eat and dental decay. The mouth is the gateway to the food we eat and the relationship we have with food influences our oral health. Dr. Wagler enjoys aiding families in the prevention of one of the most prevalent disease among children, early childhood caries.
In her spare time, she likes to listen to dentistry podcasts and continuing education videos. For relaxation outside of work she likes to read novels and watch shows on Netflix. She also enjoys traveling and camp with her husband and daughter.