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IV Sedation Dentistry
in Philadelphia

 IV Sedation Dentistry Philadelphia

Advanced Dental Anesthesia is one of the leading sedation clinics in Philadelphia. It boasts some of the most trained and seasoned sedation dentists in Philadelphia and some great state-of-the-art sedation equipment.

Having great equipment is excellent, but it is the human factor that drives the way the equipment is used. So let’s take a look at the IV sedation doctors who have made Advanced Dental Anesthesia what it is today.

Dr. Jonathan Mendia

Dr. Mendia is a Dentist Anesthesiologist and the founder of the Advanced Dental Anesthesia Services Group. Born in New Jersey, he attended Rutgers University and graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Nutrition.

He earned his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from the University of Pittsburgh  School of Medicine. He completed his postdoctoral residency program in Dental Anesthesiology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine, at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC).

Dr. Mendia’s anesthesia training includes general anesthesia, otolaryngology (ENT), pediatrics and obstetrics, and office-based anesthesia. His specialty is ambulatory anesthesia with pediatric and special needs patients.

He is a member of a range of professional societies and holds the following certifications Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Dr.Mendia is also a Basic Life Support (BLS) Provider who trains local dental offices for certification.

Dr. Mendia is also an amateur meteorologist, and he gets a lot of practice in northern New Jersey, where he lives with his wife and three children. He also enjoys traveling, taking trips to the zoo and Central Park with his kids, and attending sporting events.

Dr. Gina Chen

Dr. Gina Chen earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery at Herman Ostrow School of Dentistry at the University of Southern California (USC). She then completed a postdoctoral anesthesia residency at SUNY Stony Brook University Medical Center. Her anesthesiology training includes Pediatric Medicine, Cardiology, Internal Medicine, and Critical Care in multiple venues, including Operating Rooms, the Dental School, VA Medical Center, PACU, Stony Brook ASC, and even private offices.

She is a specialist at providing general and specialty anesthesia in the inpatient, outpatient, and office-based settings to the general adult population in addition to pediatric, special needs, and geriatric patients.

Dr. Chen is also a member of several professional societies, and she holds certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).

 Dr. Chen lives in eastern Pennsylvania with her husband. She loves the outdoors and is a regular visitor to the Metropolitan zoos, aquariums, and the Botanical Gardens.

Dr. Austin Boehm

Dr. Austin Boehm graduated summa cum laude from the University of New England with a degree in medical sciences. He holds a Doctorate of Dental Medicine from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and attended a General Practice Residency at Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch, NJ.

Dr. Boehm completed his postdoctoral residency at Wyckoff Heights Medical Center in Brooklyn, New York, and is specifically trained to provide deep sedation and general anesthesia for outpatient dental procedures.  

He also has extensive training in adult, pediatric, and special needs care. He also has certifications in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), and is a member of the American Dental Society of Anesthesiology.

Dr. Boehm is a seasoned martial artist who explores exotic cuisine and enjoys following advancements in science and technology. He is one of those people who believe that science fiction will become our reality, and when he is not reading, biking, cooking, or streaming his favorite shows, he is jumping out of airplanes.