General and Cosmetic Dentistry
BA in Chemistry, City University of New York Brooklyn College (’80)
DMD, University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine (’84)
Dr. Richard Valenci is a general dentist who was a partner and Clinical Director in a large group practice with offices in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. In 2001 he returned to the School of Dental Medicine to practice and teach full-time in the Penn Dental Faculty Practice. He was involved with clinical instruction of PASS students while treating patients in satellite office settings. Presently he devotes his clinical hours to treating dental patients.
He practices general dentistry with an emphasis on family dentistry, implants, and cosmetic procedures, including ceramic crowns and veneers. During the 29 years in full-time practice he has become more involved with the influence of technology and evolution of dental materials.
Dr. Valenci lived in New York until 1984, leaving to begin his dental education. He lives in Bala Cynwyd with his wife, teenage daughter and son. He is very involved with his son and daughter’s sports activities. He enjoys classical music, art, running, and travel.