Meet the Staff of Dr. Ken Cirka, DMD – Philadelphia Dentistry


Jen (Dental Hygienist) 15+ Years With Philadelphia Dentistry

As a Dental Hygienist with over 25 years of experience and a member of our team for over 15 years, Jen is fortunate that she loves what she does. She is licensed in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Coming to work every day gives her the opportunity to help people and make a difference in their lives by keeping them healthy and happy.

Besides providing the most gentle and thorough care, she is able to build good relationships with her patients, bringing a great rapport to the dental chair and giving them confidence and comfort in the care they are receiving.

When Jen is not at work, she likes to take spin class, travel, and spend time with her husband and two daughters at the beach. They also like going to the city and seeing shows.

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Alyssa (Dental Hygienist) 2+ Years With Philadelphia Dentistry

Alyssa graduated from Harcum College in 2015. Her main focus is making patients feel comfortable in a dental setting, by educating them on their oral health care needs and helping patients maintain a healthy smile. She considers the mouth to be incredibly important in systemic function and overall well-being. Alyssa is a resident of Philadelphia. In her free time, she loves to travel, workout, snowboard, and spend time with her family, friends, and pup, Archie!

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Stephen Office Manager 4+ Years With Philadelphia Dentistry

Stephen is a graduate of Holy Family University, with his Bachelor’s degree in Arts and Sciences, focused on Psychology for Business. He grew up in South Jersey and has lived in the Philadelphia area for over ten years. He also has over 8 years of professional experience in marketing, sales, and project management. When not at work, he enjoys visiting his family in New Jersey and traveling to different places with friends. On the weekends you can also find Stephen playing recreational sports for a local non-profit organization.

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Bella (Doctor Scheduler) 2+ Years With Philadelphia Dentistry

Bella graduated with a degree in Letters, Arts, and Sciences from Penn State University. Her experience in customer service and satisfaction from being a bartender for the past 5 years, ensures that patients have an exceptional experience with our office. Bella is always the first person our patients see and she greets everyone with a smile and her bubbly personality. When not working, she enjoys learning how to cook new foods, watching movies, and relaxing on the beach with her family and friends!

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Malikah (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) 3+ Years with Philadelphia Dentistry

Malikah, a Philadelphia local, is a graduate of Harcum College in Applied Science. She has over 5 years of experience in the dental field. Before joining Philadelphia Dentistry, Malikah spent time traveling in Europe with her husband. She has also lived in Belgium for 6 months. Malikah loves traveling, cooking, going to barre classes, and going on long cycling rides.


Dani Office Manager 7+ Years With Philadelphia Dentistry

Dani is a graduate of West Chester University and a local in the Philadelphia area. Her experience in customer service and satisfaction ensures that patients have a positive experience with our office. She is passionate about getting and keeping patients healthy and happy.

When not at work, Dani enjoys exploring different restaurants and areas of the city, spending time with family and friends, and outdoor activities with her dog. She often will greet you as you enter our office with a smile and know you by name!

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Jenaya (Expanded Functions Dental Assistant) 4+ Years With Philadelphia Dentistry

Jenaya is an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant and Registered Dental Assistant with over 10 years of experience in the dental field. She is certified in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. As a Philadelphia native, she attended La Salle University and has been helping restore patient’s smiles ever since.

In her spare time, Jenaya enjoys art and baking!


Valerie (Expanded Dental Functions Assistant)

Valerie graduated from Manor College with a degree in Applied Science. She has over 3 years of experience as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant. Her goal is to get her patients their dream smile while also keeping them healthy. Her gentle care makes her patients feel comfortable and knowledgeable in the dental chair. As a Philadelphia native, she likes going to sporting events in the city to cheer on her favorite teams. She considers herself somewhat of a foodie and loves trying out new restaurants in and around the city. In her freetime, she also enjoys going to the beach, working out and hanging with her family and her cat, Domino.


Azhané (Hygiene Coordinator)

Azhané joined the practice in 2021. Azhané graduated from Dental Assisting School in 2021. She is currently studying Pre-Science at Manor Junior College. She has a strong background in customer service and enjoys helping others. She is meticulous in balancing and organizing the hygiene department. Her interest outside of the office is her 10 year old son and being adventurous with him. She loves to travel and her family and friends are her traveling buddies.

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Mackenzie – Dental Hygienist

Mackenzie has been working in the dental field for the past 10 years. She graduated dental hygiene school in 2017 and has been working in Philadelphia ever since. Her background as a public health dental hygiene practitioner is helpful when it comes to educating her patients and providing preventative care to keep her patients as healthy as possible. In her free time she enjoys traveling to new locations and spending time with friends, family and her dog Jax.

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Amy is a Harcum college graduate of the EFDA program.  Her love for dentistry has only continued to grow over the last 13 years.  In her spare time she loves spending time with her friends and dancing salsa.

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