Our team at Dr. Richard A. Dukovich, D.M.D.'s Office.
Richard A. Dukovich (D.M.D / Owner)
Dr. Dukovich graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 1987 and has been in private practice ever since. Dr. Dukovich grew up right here in Bethel Park and lives in Mt. Lebanon with is wife, Amanda, whom he is truly blessed to have. Together, they share a beautiful daughter, Grace, their true pride and joy. Faith and family always remain a priority in Dr. Dukovich's practice and home. When not practicing dentistry, he enjoys playing racketball, golfing, and many outdoor activities with friends and family.
William. R. Ferguson (DMD)
William Ferguson is a 2006 graduate of The University of Pittsburgh where he studied Bilogical Sciences and received a Bachelor of Science Degree. He then completed his dental training at the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 2010. Following dental school, Dr. Ferguson completed a General Practice Residency at UPMC Presbyterian/Shadyside Montefiore University Hospital, where he received additional training in all aspects of general dentistry. Dr. Ferguson has been practicing in Pittsburgh since the completion of his residency and joined our practice in 2017. He is a native of the South Hills having grown up in Baldwin and currently resides in Oakland with his wife, Gina, who is a pediatric dentist, also practicing in the South Hills.
Michael J. Korch (D.M.D)
Mike Korch completed his undergraduate degree at the University of Pittsburgh in 2000 and continued onto Pitt Dental school graduating in 2004. He completed a residency at the Veterans Hospital in Maryland in 2005 and became an associate with Dr. Dukovich in 2006. Dr. Korch is very involved in the dental community; he is an active member of the Pitt Dental School Alumni Board and holds an active membership with several dental organizations including, but not limited to: American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentsistry, Pennsylvania Dental Association, Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania, International Congress of Oral Implantologists, and the Seatle Dental Study Club.
Dr. Korch has recently returned to The University of Pittsburgh for a specialty residency in endodontics and currently comes into the office to treat root canal patients only.
Phyllis Mossburg (Front Office)
Phyllis is the familiar smiling face of the office. You will see her at the front desk and hear her voice when you call. Phyllis has been here with us for many years. She truly enjoys catching up with all of the patients at each visit. When she is not at work, Phyllis enjoys spending time with her family and being a Grandma.
Kimberly C. Creer (RDH)
Kim is a 2009 graduate of West Liberty University with an associate's and bachelor's degree in science and dental hygiene. Kim moved to the Pittsburgh area following hygiene school in order to pursue her career. She started here with us in February 2010 as our full time hygienist. You may also see her up front as she assists Phyllis with front office duties when necessary.
Sonja M. Hester (RDH)
Sonja began her career as a dental assistant, graduating from Median School of Allied Health Careers 1985 and in 1992 decided to continue her dental education and become a Registered Dental Hygienist. She is a 1994 graduate of The University of Pittsburgh. Sonja has been with Dr. Dukovich for over 20 years and is also employed at a local Periodontal Practice.
Sara Blosser (RDH)
Sara is a 2011 graduate of The University of Pittsburgh with an associate's degree in dental hygiene. Sara works here with us part time, so she can be home with her daughter, Summer, as much as possible. Sara and her husband, Dylan are also expecting another baby girl to join their family in July 2017.
Susan Bednar (RDH)
Sue is a graduate of West Virginia University with a degree in dental hygiene. She was one of Dr. Dukovich's original hygienists and although she has since moved North with her family; Sue continues to practice dental hygiene here with us two Saturday's per month. Sue has a beautiful family and her kids are always doing something amazing!
Melissa Gullick (Assistant)
Melissa graduated from Median Health School in 1985 with a certificate in assisting. She started with Dr. Dukovich in the fall of 1987 as they became the original team. Look for her familiar smiling face and genial personality the next time you visit the office.