Ritt Dental is home to a team of caring experts who are committed to giving you a strong, beautiful smile 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days year. At Ritt, you can always trust you’ll have a team of dental advocates standing by to protect your smile when you need it most. There’s nothing more rewarding to our crew than fostering meaningful connections and helping Philadelphia patients find rest when it comes to their oral health, so get in touch with us today!
Dr. Pallavi Batra
The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine
Pallavi Batra, DMD, provides comprehensive, cosmetic, and implant dentistry to patients at Ritt Dental, located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. To Dr. Batra, nothing is as important as making her patient’s dental experience an enjoyable one. She always enjoys working with people, is passionately driven to preserve natural smiles, and wants each of her patients to know how to obtain optimal oral health care. Dr. Batra received her dental degree from The University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, one of the few Ivy League Dental Schools in the United States. She graduated with honors in several disciplines including Orthodontics, Oral Medicine, Periodontics, Geriatric, and Oral Surgery. Dr. Batra has been involved in the practice of dentistry for over 15 years. She is also a member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, Association of General Dentistry, and American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry. She takes frequent continuing education courses throughout the year to update her dental expertise. Dr. Batra’s emphasis is on patient comfort as well as keeping up-to-date with the latest advancements in dentistry, enable her to provide her patients with the best quality of care in the field. Pursuing her specialized interests, she continued to take special courses and spent several hours of continuing education for placing and restoring implants. She has a wide range of experience in different areas of dentistry, from cosmetic and restorative dentistry to surgical treatments including root canals, implants, and laser dentistry. She is a Preferred Provider of Invisalign and is an expert at cosmetic dentistry. Her expertise is in smile transitions with a combination of Invisalign and Porcelain Veneers/crowns. She excels at applying her highly specialized esthetic surgical expertise to solving her patient’s complex dental challenges. She is licensed for administering Nitrous Oxide (Laughing Gas) to alleviate patient anxiety during dental treatment and ensure patient comfort. She is deeply committed to ensuring that her patients receive the best possible treatment and service and strives every day to set a new standard of care in dental medicine.
Dr. robert Wilkoff
Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry
Dr. Robert Wilkoff completed his undergraduate education at West Virginia University, graduating in 1977 with Bachelor of Arts Degree in Sociology/Psychology. As a proud local Philadelphian, he graduated from Temple Dental in 1982, and has continued to practice in the area. Some noteworthy professional organizations of which Dr. Wilkoff is a part of include: Fellow in the International Congress of Oral Implantologists, L.D. Pankey Institute Alumnus, Dawson Center for Advanced Dentistry Alumnus, Mid-America Orthodontic Society, Academy of General Dentistry, Past President of Pennsylvania Craniomandibular Society, World Clinical Laser Institute, Implant Educators Alumnus, and Consulting Position as an Independent Dental/TMD Consultant. Dr. Wilkoff has advanced training in the diagnosis and treatment of Temporomandibular Disorders (TMD) caused by stress, head trauma and bite imbalances. When not practicing dentistry, Dr. Wilkoff is focused on living an active, healthy lifestyle while enjoying Philly’s city life with his family.
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Born and raised in Arkansas, Lydia completed her undergraduate requirements at the University of Arkansas. She went on to earn her Bachelor of Science in Dental Hygiene from the University of Oklahoma in 2017, and has been practicing dental hygiene ever since.
Lydia’s favorite part of her job is building long-term relationships with her patients and providing them with exceptional, individualized care. She has a passion for helping people and seeing them enjoy their smiles.
Outside of the office, Lydia enjoys practicing yoga, being outdoors, and running the Philly trails with her dog, Maynard.