Meet Our Staff

Lisa Waxman, Office Manager

Lisa is a graduate of Penn State University. She has a dual role as the office manager with Bala Institute of Oral Surgery (since 1996) Bala Kids Dentistry and has been an integral part in the launching of Bala Kids Dentistry from the decor to the hiring. Her marketing, creativity and visionary ideas consistently add to the success of both practices.  She takes pride in working with such a wonderful team of staff and doctors. In addition to her work expertise, she brings warmth, genuine compassion and dedication to our patients as well as the rest of the team.  Additionally, Lisa owns an event planning business, A Little Sunshine, where she produces innovative ideas for variety of social events. When not in the office, Lisa enjoys spending time with her husband and three kids.

Jessica Musser, Billing Coordinator & Dental Assistant

Jessica graduated from Widener University in 2015. She then began her career as a police officer in Washingtown Township, New Jersey but then decided to join the dental field. Jessica is now continuing her education in dental hygiene at Delaware Technical and Community College and is x-ray certified. Jessica’s smile brightens up every room that she walks in. She has an amazingly warm and compassionate personality – always going out of her way to help people and make patients and their families feel like they are in the comfort of their home at our office. She truly treats everyone like a part of our family. When she is not in the office, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, and anything to do with being outdoors. 

Tracy Trac, Patient Coordinator

Tracy completed her Bachelor’s degree in May of 2019 from Temple University. Tracy is a wonderful asset to our practice as she is comforting to the patients and knows how to handle all aspects of her job. She is kind, generous, a team player and always there to lend a helping hand. Tracy also works as a dental assistant for our sister company, Bala Institute of Oral Surgery. In her spare time, Tracy enjoys spending time with her family, her two dogs and experiencing new things. 

India Stephens-Bey, Patient Coordinator

India began her career as a professional model and a make up artist in 2013 travelling across the country until 2018. She then decided to pursue the dental field which has been a passion of hers for years. India is currently continuing her education as an EFDA and will graduate in the spring of 2020. She has a warm personality and greets everyone with a smile. She enjoys spending time with family and friends during her free time.

Semaje Harper, Dental Assistant

Semaje graduated in May 2019 with a degree in pre-dental and Kinesiology from Temple University. In addition to her ongoing time here, she also works as a dental assistant for our sister company, Bala Institute of Oral Surgery. She plans to continue her education so she can pursue her goal of becoming a dentist. With her pleasant chair-side demeanor and patient communication, she will continue to be a definite asset to the dental field.

Nicole Van Fossen, EFDA

Nicole graduated from Community College of Philadelphia in 2005 with a degree in Dental Hygiene and has been working with children ever since.  She recently returned to school and received her EFDA Degree from Harcum College.  When not in the office, Nicole enjoys traveling and spending time with her four children.