Our Dentists

Your cosmetic and family dentists in Paoli, PA

All our professionals at Paoli Family Dentistry maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dentistry.

Rajeev R Gowda, DMD

Paoli, PA  Cosmetic Dentist

Paoli Family Dentistry

Dr. Rajeev Gowda graduated with a B.S. in Biology from Ursinus College and attended Temple University School of Dentistry in 2000, where he received his degree in general dentistry.  After receiving his degree in 2004, he completed a general practice residency at Bronx Lebanon Hospital Center and went on to practice dentistry in Maryland for one year prior to returning to Pennsylvania.

Dr. Gowda was a practicing partner in a successful and award winning dental practice in Quakertown for nine years.  He is very passionate about dentistry and enjoys enhancing his knowledge by taking a diverse assortment of dental courses every year.  Dr. Gowda is also an active member in a local dental study club.

Dr. Gowda is an unofficial foodie, eating out at the many restaurants the area has to offer; he also enjoys working out, and is an avid Philadelphia sports fan.  


Seth Blitzer, DMD

Paoli, PA  Cosmetic Dentist

Paoli Family Dentistry

Seth Blitzer graduated from the University of Vermont in 1983 with a degree in Psychology. He then attended and graduated from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. While there he was elected to the Ethical Board by his peers. After graduation Seth did a General Practice Residency at the Medical College of Pennsylvania. While there he did 10 week rotations through the Emergency Room, Internal Medicine, Anesthesia and Maxillo-Facial surgery while also seeing dental patients.

Seth began private practice in 1989 and maintained a solo practice until 2016. From 1992-1994 while in private practice, Seth did a 2 year post-doctorate program at UMDNJ in Atypical facial pain, TMD, Headaches and Sleep. Seth was a Clinical Assistant Professor at Penn Dental for 10 years. In his last year, he was Clinical Group Leader.

In 2012, Jessica Billings asked Seth to help her with a smile makeover. She went on to win the Pennsylvania Miss USA Pageant for 2012. In 2013, Khari Siegfried asked Seth to help her with a smile makeover. She also went on to win the Pennsylvania Miss USA Pageant for 2013.

In 2017, Seth was asked to speak to the dental division of the FDA. Seth has been voted as one of the best of the Main Line docs by both peers and patients many times over the years with 2018 being the most recent.

When Seth isn’t seeing patients, he and his wife Nicole can often be found either on the tennis court or in the garden. In winter (his favorite season) Seth skis as much as possible.

Spending time with his children and grandchildren puts a twinkle in Seth’s eyes.


Neal Shipon, DDS

Paoli, PA Cosmetic Dentist

Paoli Family Dentistry

Dr. Neal Shipon attended Pennsylvania State University as an undergraduate from 1969 to 1973 and went on to attend Temple University School of Dentistry from 1973 to 1977.

Dr. Shipon practiced in Philadelphia for two years before establishing his family practice in Paoli thirty years ago. During the thirty years in practice, Dr. Shipon has attended multiple continuing education courses each year with a strong interest in implant and cosmetic dentistry. These courses varied from basic materials and concepts to advanced courses given by leaders in their fields, including Dr. Bill Dorfman of "Extreme Makeover" among others.

Dr. Shipon has had the privilege of being voted "Best of the Mainline" by Mainline Magazine twice, once by a subscriber poll and another by a poll of other dentists in the area.  He enjoys traveling, reading, gardening, playing tennis and playing the guitar in a classic rock band that has performed for benefits at different venues around the Philadelphia area. Dr. Shipon resides in Newtown Square with his wife and has two daughters who are also Nittany Lions.