About West Chester Family Dentistry

Welcome to West Chester Family Dentistry, where we bring a unique combination of advanced dental technology and personalized care to the heart of West Chester, Ohio. Our practice is built on the foundation of providing exceptional dental services to families and individuals, ensuring that every visit is both comfortable and effective. From our state-of-the-art facility to our experienced team, discover how we're dedicated to your dental health and well-being.

Our Mission

At West Chester Family Dentistry, our mission is to deliver comprehensive dental care with an emphasis on the latest technology and patient comfort. We strive to offer services that not only address immediate dental needs but also contribute to the long-term health and confidence of our patients. Our commitment extends beyond the dental chair, as we educate and empower our patients to maintain excellent oral health.

Our Vision

Our vision at West Chester Family Dentistry is to be the leading dental practice in West Chester and surrounding areas, renowned for our innovative approach and exceptional patient care. We aim to create a dental experience that sets a new standard in comfort and quality, fostering lasting relationships with our patients based on trust, respect, and mutual understanding.

Meet Our Expert Dental Team

Get to know the passionate professionals behind our dental services. Our team of experts, led by Dr. Phuoc Tran, DDS, Dr. Alexandra Shehata, DDS, and Dr. Samuel Gersch, DDS, brings a wealth of experience and a genuine passion for dentistry to each patient encounter. Learn more about their backgrounds, expertise, and the unique qualities they bring to our practice.

Phuoc Tran, DDS

Dr. Phuoc Tran obtained his undergraduate degree at Ferris State University and his Doctor of Dental Surgery from the University of Detroit Mercy School of Dentistry. Originally from the great state of Michigan, Dr. Tran moved a little south to West Chester, OH to start his dental career. 

Dr. Tran is committed to providing high-quality and comprehensive care for his patients. He is also a strong proponent of patient education! He believes learning about dental care promotes healthier lifestyles as well as easing patient stress during visits. In addition to his patients, Dr. Tran encourages continuing education within West Chester Family Dentistry. Doctors and staff regularly attend workshops to hone and strengthen skills while learning about advancements in dental technology.

Outside of dentistry, Dr. Tran is a dedicated husband to his wife, Sang, and their four children. When he is not in the office, he can be found on the golf course or entertaining family and friends. He is also an avid cook and makes delicious char siu pork and short ribs!

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Ohio Dental Association
  • Keely Dental Society (former President)

Alexandra Shehata, DDS

Dr. Shehata, a Cincinnati, Ohio native, embarked on her academic journey at the University of Dayton, earning a BS in Biology. As the president of her pre-dental society, she demonstrated leadership early in her career. Subsequently, she achieved her degree in dental surgery from The Ohio State University.

A distinguished member of the American Academy of Facial Aesthetics, Dr. Shehata specializes in cosmetics, Botox, and aesthetic injectables. Her commitment to staying current with advancements in the field showcases her dedication to providing top-notch care.

Beyond her professional endeavors, Dr. Shehata values family and enjoys leisure time with her husband and their mini bernedoodle, Louie. Her diverse interests include cooking, boating on Lake Cumberland, exploring local businesses and restaurants, and cheering for the Cincinnati Bengals.

Dr. Shehata is an active member of several local study clubs and places a high value on continuing education, further exemplified by her membership in Spear. This commitment reflects her dedication to staying at the forefront of dental and facial aesthetic practices.

Proudly serving her hometown community, Dr. Shehata is renowned for her approachable demeanor and exceptional patient care. Her professional journey underscores a commitment to education, patient-focused care, family values, and technological proficiency.

Samuel Gersch, DDS

Samuel Gersch, DDS, is an integral part of a trio of doctors known for their exceptional collaborative efforts in providing family-oriented, educational, and passionate dental care. His roots trace back to Bloomington, Indiana, and his journey of professional growth has flourished since moving to Dayton in 2001, where his educational path was paved at Carroll High School.

From there, his narrative unfolds with academic rigor and distinction at The Ohio State University, where he completed his bachelor’s degree with honors in Chemistry and a minor in Air Science from 2009 to 2013. His pursuit of dental mastery continued at the Ohio State University College of Dentistry, culminating in a Doctor of Dental Surgery degree in 2018.

Dr. Gersch is a proponent of harnessing the latest technological advancements and research to deliver top-tier results, while also focusing on patient education to make dental visits more comfortable, especially for those with dental apprehensions.

When away from the clinic, Dr. Gersch is devoted to his family, spending quality time with his wife Jessica, daughter Aurora, and his two dogs, Zeus and Maggie. He keeps a well-rounded lifestyle, with interests in physical fitness, reading nonfiction, and actively participating in the stock market. His enthusiasm for Ohio State and Cleveland Browns football is as profound as his commitment to dental health care.

He stands with the American Dental Association, Ohio Dental Association, and Keely Dental Society, among his professional affiliations, demonstrating his dedication to the dental profession and the well-being of his patients. Dr. Gersch’s presence enriches the collaborative environment, creating a space where families feel cared for, educated, and valued.

State-of-the-Art Dental Technology

Innovation is at the core of West Chester Family Dentistry. We are equipped with the latest dental technologies, including CEREC Same Day Crowns, 3D printing, and digital X-rays, to provide efficient, accurate, and comfortable dental care. Our investment in advanced technology reflects our commitment to offering the best possible treatment outcomes for our patients.

Committed to the Community

We believe in giving back to the community that has welcomed us with open arms. West Chester Family Dentistry actively participates in local events and initiatives, contributing to the health and well-being of our neighbors. From educational programs to community health fairs, we are proud to be an integral part of West Chester and its surrounding areas.

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