Dr. Andrew Cohen
A native of Huntingdon Valley, PA, Dr. Andrew Cohen graduated from Syracuse University with a B.S. in Psychology. Dr. Cohen received his D.M.D. degree at Temple University School of Dentistry in 1998. The following year he did an advanced education General Practice Dental Residency Program at Abington Memorial Hospital. In 1999, he joined Dr. William Isaacs in private practice in Jenkintown, PA.
Dr. Cohen is passionate and committed to the teaching of dental medicine. He was appointed a faculty position at Spear Education where he mentors dentists from around the world. He is a contributing author for Spear Digest, an online dental education journal, and is a content moderator for the online dental forum, "Spear Talk". Previously, he served as a clinical instructor at Temple University School of Dentistry from 1999-2002. He was asked to join the Medical, Surgical, and Dental Staff at Abington Memorial Hospital in 2000. A teaching position as a Dental Attending in their residency program filled out his time there.
Dr. Cohen recently earned honors by being named Top Dentist by his peers in Philadelphia Magazine for 2012, 2014, 2016,2017 and 2018.
Dr. Cohen focuses on the benefits of continuing education in both medicine and dentistry. He regularly attends lectures, workshops, and seminars throughout the country. In 2012, he started the Spear Study Group of Philadelphia. In 2017 he achieved the Qualified Dentist Designation by the American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine for treating patients with airway and breathing disorders which can result in snoring and sleep apnea.
He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Academy of Dental Sleep Medicine, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, and Philadelphia Dental Clinics Clubs where he currently serves on the Board and is the Continuing Education Advisor and Past-President.
Dr. Matt Garbin
Dr. Matt Garbin is a native of South Abington, Pa. He graduated summa cum laude from Fairleigh Dickinson University with a B.S. in Biology. He was accepted into an accelerated degree program at Rutgers School of Dental Medicine. While at Rutgers he was inducted into the
Gamma Pi Delta Honor Society for exceptional work in Cosmetic and Restorative Dentistry. After receiving his D.M.D degree he completed a
General Practice Dental Residency Program at Abington Jefferson Hospital.
Dr. Garbin is passionate about our practice philosophy that patient education and communication are critical components to providing optimal dental care. He believes this is the only way patients can make the most informed decisions regarding their own dental health and wellness. He is committed to continuing education to stay abreast of the most current dental techniques and technology. In February 2018 he started at Spear Education, in Scottsdale Arizona, which is one of the premier centers for advanced education in comprehensive dental training.
He is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry, American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, and active member of the Montgomery Bucks Dental Society.
In his free time he enjoys hiking, traveling, and watching his favorite television shows and movies. He is always looking for new recommendations for things to watch.