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Dr. Richard Eidelson

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Dr. Richard Eidelson, DDS, FAGD

Dr. Richard V. Eidelson, an esteemed Philadelphia dentist and a proud graduate and former clinical professor of Temple University School of Dentistry, has seen his practice flourish over the years, a testament to his dedication and the high-quality care he provides. With over 30 years of experience in the dental field, his notable achievements and the trust he has built within the community have paved the way for an exciting expansion with the opening of his second location, Premier Dentist Philadelphia. This new practice is strategically located in the prestigious Medical Arts Building in Center City, signifying the excellence and high standard of care that patients can anticipate.

With Premier Dentist Philadelphia, Dr. Eidelson seeks to broaden his influence on oral health in the Philly community, making top-tier dental care more accessible. The aim is to emulate the success of Main Street Dental by nurturing lasting relationships with patients, ensuring personalized, gentle care, and transforming smiles with the same fervor and expertise that have become synonymous with Dr. Eidelson’s practice. He is eager to advance his practice in both preventative and cosmetic dentistry. 

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Dr. Eidelson’s journey is deeply intertwined with Temple University and the local dental community, holding key positions and contributing significantly as both an educator and leader. His continuous involvement with the university showcases a strong commitment to dental education in Philadelphia.
Emphasizing the importance of ongoing learning, Dr. Eidelson has completed prestigious programs in aesthetic and implant dentistry, along with participating in professional development at Harvard. These endeavors highlight his dedication to staying at the forefront of dental advancements.
As a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry (FAGD), Dr. Eidelson stands among an elite group of dentists recognized for their commitment to excellence and continuous education. This honor signifies his relentless pursuit of professional growth and superior patient care.
In 2017, Dr. Richard V. Eidelson joined forces with 24 leading dentists from across the United States for a mission in Santo Domingo. Together, they delivered 800 dental implants and oral surgeries in just one week, providing essential dental care to underserved patients.

In 2018, Dr. Eidelson had founded the CIL Institute (Communication Internet Learning for Dentists), aiming to enhance dental education through digital platforms. He also launched Philly Dental Splash, a unique event bringing together educators, renowned speakers, and dental companies from across the nation, fostering a community of learning and innovation.

Beyond his professional achievements, Dr. Eidelson is deeply committed to his community. As a past president of the Rotary Club of Bala Cynwyd-Narberth, he spearheaded numerous initiatives. His professional network extends through memberships in esteemed organizations such as The Cosmetic Consortium, Eastern Dental Society, The Academy of General Dentistry, and The American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, reflecting his broad influence and dedication to the field.