Spark Dental Management is a Dental Support Organization (DSO) dedicated to expanding access to quality dental care for children.
We support the provision of preventive services, diagnostic imaging, and a full range of restorative dental care for our affiliated pediatric practices. Leveraging the latest equipment and technology, our affiliated dentists provide comprehensive dental care to pediatric patients – from infants to adolescents—in fun, welcoming environments designed specifically for the needs of children.
At Spark Dental Management, our goal is to provide the highest level of business and operational support, allowing our affiliated dental care teams to focus on true patient-centered care. From financial management to human resources and business development, our professionals work to support affiliated dental practices, improving patient experience and access to dental care. We’re proud to play a role in dental practice success and even prouder to be making a difference in the lives of children in the communities we serve.
Spark Dental Management currently supports several groups of pediatric dental and orthodontic practices:
Spark Orthodontics was founded in 2010 by Dr. Jason M. Hartman, D.M.D., M.S. With 10 locations in Pennsylvania, the practice is known for its innovative office designs and is widely recognized as a leader in orthodontics. Dr. Hartman received a Bachelor’s degree from Muhlenberg College, Magna Cum Laude; a D.M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine; and an M.S. from the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine.
Children’s Dental Health, a well-regarded pediatric dentistry network with more than 20 offices in Pennsylvania and Delaware. It was founded in 1970 with a single office, and today is the leading regional provider of pediatric dental care, as well as the largest pediatric dental practice in Pennsylvania, completing 125,000+ patient visits annually.
Dentistry for Children, a New Jersey-based pediatric dentistry practice supporting one of the fastest-growing communities in the United States. Our dentists are well-regarded for their unique ability to treat the special needs patient population. Surgical procedures are completed at Jersey Shore Outpatient Clinic, affiliated with K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital.
Pediatric Dental Associates is a thriving practice with five locations in Philadelphia, Bucks County, Pennsylvania, and has recently expanded into Cherry Hill, New Jersey. Founded in 1975, PDA has grown to serve nearly 100,000 patient visits annually. In addition, the practice jointly operates a leading pediatric residency program in partnership with Temple University Hospital.
Children’s Dental Surgery, consisting of five AAAHC-accredited pediatric ambulatory surgery centers in Pennsylvania and New Jersey, where affiliated dentists can perform operatory procedures and sleep dentistry in a safe, state-of-the-art environment.
Cumberland Pediatric Dentistry & Orthodontics was formed in 2012 by four dentists with a desire to make a difference. Their vision was to create a company that positively impacts the lives of children. Today Cumberland has eight locations in middle Tennessee, now employing over 150 team members.
Orthodontic Care of Georgia has served the Georgia community for over 25 years. Its team of doctors, and the entire Orthodontic Care for Georgia family, is committed to providing the highest quality of care. The goal of its Orthodontists is a life-changing, beautiful smile for all our patients. With compassionate care, experience, and the latest orthodontic techniques, we can achieve this goal together for you and your family.
At Tri-Cities Orthodontic Specialists, Dr. Leighton Wood and his team provide outstanding orthodontic services in its Kingsport and Bristol locations. Tri-Cities Ortho strives to make your patient experience as pleasant as possible with every visit! They want to ensure that our patients are excited about their treatment outcomes and excited with the progress at each visit.
Ghosh Orthodontics has been treating patients at its two Pennsylvania offices for more than 25 years. Dr. Sam Ghosh and his skilled team have treated patients to the highest standards, using the most advanced and precise braces technologies. By treating conservatively and comprehensively, we minimize orthodontic intervention so braces are on for the shortest possible duration.
Interested in obtaining support for your practice? Learn more about affiliating your practice with Spark Dental Management and the services offered by our team.
Our Mission & Values
At Spark Dental Management, our mission is to support our affiliated practices in providing the finest and most appropriate dental care to all children served. Our core values are a crucial part of ensuring we achieve this mission. We maintain a culture that encourages:
Excellence in care.
Providing the highest quality of dental care possible, keeping in mind “prevention first, intervention second.”
Excellence in service.
Demonstrating superior customer service and professionalism with patients, parents, and each other.
Approaching all situations with sensitivity, understanding, and respect for patients’ diverse culture and needs.
Making dental care fun for kids!