Voted One of Texas’ Super Dentists
Dr. Jonathan Penchas is a seasoned dentist and expert. He is founder of Midtown Dentistry™ and author of multiple dental books in the “Dentistry Made Simple” series for the public.
Dr. Penchas is a Prosthodontic specialist. ( Only 2% of dentists - There are only 3,200 prosthodontists in comparison to 170,000 general dentists in the United States.)
Dr. Penchas’ education was obtained throughout the world. He attended schools in London, Jerusalem, Boston, Louisiana and Texas. He attended dental school at Hebrew University in Jerusalem, Israel where he received his D.M.D. degree. He graduated in the top 10 percent of his class and was awarded the Student Award for Excellence in restorative dentistry.
He completed his specialty in Prosthodontics, the field of dentistry that deals with artificial dental appliances, at Louisiana State University in New Orleans. During the same time, Dr. Penchas earned his Masters degree in Education at The University of New Orleans.
In Houston, Texas he then completed a fellowship in Dental Oncology (cancer dentistry), and Maxillofacial Prosthetics at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center. Dr. Penchas served as a full-time Clinical Assistant Professor of Prosthodontics at the University of Texas in 1995 through 1996. He currently continues to teach part-time and is a WREB (Western Regional Examining Board) dental program examiner.
Dr. Penchas published his first article in the Journal Of Dentistry For Children during his senior year in dental school. He has since continued to publish articles and routinely participates in giving seminars to dentists, technicians and the general public.
Houston dentist Dr. Jonathan Penchas was born in Jerusalem, Israel. His family has been in Israel for three generations and was originally from Berlin, Germany. His parents currently reside in Tel-Aviv, Israel.
Dr. Penchas’ hobbies include spending time with his family, traveling, beekeeping and scuba diving.
“Dr. Jonathan Penchas Helped Me When No One Could …”
- From the minute I walked in I knew this would be a good experience, which is unusual for a dentist appointment. The friendly and helpful staff , the atmosphere of the ‘office’ (it didn’t feel like an office) along with the amazing Loan who not only explained everything she was doing and in a caring way but she KNOWS HER STUFF. - Sally.
- loved my experience here. Lohn is the bestest ever ;0) She is super efficient, careful, and on time always. I also love how sweet Ray is, he always takes such good care of me and my family ;0) Love Dr Penchas as well. He treats me like family ;0) - maina.
- I was very nervous when I found out that I had to get some dental work done! However, as soon as I stepped through the door at Midtown Dentistry my fears were eased. Dr. Penchas and his staff treated me very well and helped me to completely relax … I would highly recommend both Dr. Penchas and Lohn!- A Google User.
- Best Dentist and Loan is fantastic- Kris.
- This is the best dentist I’ve been to. Everyone here is very friendly and courteous, and Dr Penchas and the hygienists really listen and answer all questions thoroughly. I was able to get an appointment quickly and the wait wasn’t long at all.- Rachel.
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- I once heard someone say, ‘ Your smile is your calling card!’ That has always stuck with me. I have wanted to have cosmetic dentistry for sometime now. I met with Dr. Penchas and we embraced a plan that made sense for me and my situation. it was not the FAST way to do it, but it was the RIGHT way! I have the utmost respect for Midtown Dentistry. - .
- midtown dentistry is hands down the best dentist in houston. they are extremely professional and the entire staff makes you feel at home. I wouldnt go anywhere else for dental care. - Andrew.
- Midtown Dentistry-would not go anywhere for my dental care I HAVE BEEN COMING HERE SINCE I MOVED TO HOUSTON, SIMPLY PUT, I WOULD NOT GO ANYWHERE FOR MY DENTAL CARE. THE EXPERT CARE & COMPASSION IS WHY I COME HERE.- Review.
- Midtown Dentistry-amazing service Amazing service-feels like home.- review-card.