Meet Our Team

Lisa Waxman, Office Manager and Director of Marketing

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.

Nicole Lozada, Patient Coordinator

Nicole graduated from Brightwood Career Institute in 2016 where she has obtained her Dental Assistant certification and plans on expanding her knowledge to become a Dental Hygienist in the future. Nicole has a wonderful personality that will make anyone laugh who is around her. She offers a sense of comfortably with her patients and their parents. She thoroughly explains treatment and answer any question anyone may have. She is amazing with caring for Bala Kids patients. Nicole is a mother herself to, two small children. When she is not in the office, she loves going on adventures and taking road trips with her family.

Citlali Victoria Pena, Patient Coordinator

Bio coming soon.

Stephany Diaz, Patient Coordinator

Stephany joined our practice in March of 2022. She graduated from Brightwood Career Institute for Medical Billing & Coding back in 2017. She then finished her externship at a pediatric dental office in northeast Philadelphia. She is looking to expand her career in the dental field and become an EFDA in the near future. In her free time she likes to spend time with her friends and family, singing and dancing to good music.

Semajé Harper, Dental Assistant

Semajé 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.

Aniyyah Williams, Dental Assistant

Aniyyah joined our practice in the fall of 2019 as an extern from Harris School of Business on our oral surgery side. After completing her externship, she became an official member of our team in January of 2020. She works on both our oral surgery side as well as our pediatric side and is wonderful with our team as well as our patients. She always comes to work with a smile and a great attitude. 

Francesca Franzzo, EFDA

Bio coming soon.

Vanessa Lopez, Dental Assistant

Bio coming soon.