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3572 Brodhead Rd.
Monaca, PA 15061

Meet Dr. Richard Covatto

Dr. Richard Covatto - Covatto Family Dentistry

Dr. Richard Covatto was born and raised in Erie, PA and attended Cathedral Preparatory High School. He pursued his undergraduate studies at the University of Pittsburgh where he met and fell in love with his wife, Roseann. Roseann is an assistant residency program director, as well as a practicing Ob/Gyn physician working in high-risk obstetrics.

Following his undergrad studies at the University of Pittsburgh, Dr. Covatto earned his dental degree from Temple University Dental School in Philadelphia. He received his General Residency Certification from Bryn Mawr Hospital in Bryn Mawr, PA and practiced in Philadelphia for several years. Dr. Covatto returned to Pittsburgh in 1992 and worked as an associate until he and his family moved to Beaver County. He has been practicing dentistry in Center Township for the last 20 years.

Dr. Covatto is dedicated to continuing his education and training in dentistry. To keep his skills sharp, he is an active member of the following professional organizations:

  • American Dental Association
  • Pennsylvania Dental Association
  • Dental Society of Western PA
  • Beaver Valley Dental Society

Dr. Covatto and his wife, Roseann love living in, working in, and being part of the Beaver County community. They have five children: Elizabeth, James, Richie, Annie, and Gracie, and they have three dogs! Needless to say, they are a busy and active family!

During his free time, Dr. Covatto bowls, cheers on his favorite teams (the Pittsburgh Penguins and the Pittsburgh Panthers), and participates in 5K mud runs.

Dr. Covatto hopes to see you and your smile soon!

Starting June 13th our family is growing!! We are proud to offer an extraordinary dental team comprised of Richard Covatto and Carolyn Simpson Molzahn. These doctors share a philosophy of care to help patients achieve lifelong dental health and tooth preservation through utilizing the latest advances in dental restorations, implant placement and TMJ therapy. Our office utilizes and produces the industry's highest quality on-site fabrication of all-porcelain CEREC restorations. We use 3D radiographic imaging for digital implant planning and guided implant placement which allows for the highest success rate and most predictable results when it comes to implant integration and restoration. Having a team a dental team in place that is able to treat your most basic needs such as cleanings and maintenance and extending all the way to complex full mouth restorations makes Covatto Family Dentistry your premier practice of choice.

Meet Carolyn!

Dr. Carolyn Molzahn - Covatto Family Dentistry

Dr. Carolyn Molzahn, DDS was born and raised in Columbus, Ohio. Her father is a native of the greater Pittsburgh area. She attended Denison University for her undergraduate education, where she played collegiate basketball and earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology. She graduated from dental school at The Ohio State University in 2014. After dental school, she completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program from the Veterans Affairs hospital in Dayton, Ohio. She expanded her surgical and prosthodontic skills while helping to serve eligible veterans. For the past two years she has practiced general dentistry at a private practice near Cincinnati. She is very much looking forward to being a part of Covatto Family Dentistry! Dr. M loves dentistry. She feels it is a wonderful marriage of science, art, and compassion for people. Her favorite types of procedures are CEREC crowns, esthetic bonding, root canals, and implants. She loves helping patients throughout every aspect of their dental care.

Outside of dentistry, Dr. M loves spending time with her husband Christian, and their crazy cat Zeke. Her two favorite sports teams are the Ohio State Buckeyes and the Pittsburgh Steelers. She also enjoys running, eating chocolate, and being with family!

Meet Our Team

Dr. Covatto and his team understand that most people do not enjoy going to the dentist. You are busy, and you are on a budget. To accommodate you and your family, our team at Covatto Family Dentistry focuses on comfort, convenience, and affordability.

Marci — Registered Dental Hygienist

Marci - Registered Dental Hygienist - Covatto Family Dentistry

Marci grew up in New Galilee and graduated from Beaver Falls High School. She then attended the dental assistant program at Median School of Allied Health Careers in Pittsburgh. Marci worked several years as a dental assistant and then decided to continue her education in dentistry. She attended Youngstown State University’s dental hygiene program and has been enjoying her career as a dental hygienist for several years. She particularly enjoys getting to know each of her patients, from the young in age to the young at heart. Her goal is to make all patients feel welcome and comfortable, while also educating them about the importance of good oral hygiene.

Marci and her family live in Darlington Township on 14 acres of land. She enjoys decorating her home (a log cabin she and her family built themselves), gardening, and attending her children’s extracurricular activities.

Gina — Registered Dental Hygienist

Gina - Covatto Family Dentistry

Gina was originally from Greenville, Pa where she graduated from Commodore Perry High School in 2004. Gina has always been interested in the dental profession. She became a dental assistant for 3 years before continuing here education to become a dental hygienist. She is an avid runner and Beachbody coach. She enjoys her spare time with her best friend - Mikko



Shannon — Registered EFDA

Shannon - Covatto Family Dentistry

Shannon is originally from Monaca, PA where she graduated from Central Valley High School in 2010. Shannon has always been interested in the dental profession and increases her knowledge yearly. She worked as a chairside Dental Assistant for 3 years before continuing her education to become an Expanded Functions Dental Assisant. As a licensed provider she can assistant Dr. Covatto in placing fillings, designing custom crowns and making temporaries. Shannon is an avid runner and biker who also enjoys the outdoors and reading.



Amber — Treatment Coordinator

Amber - Covatto Family Dentistry

Amber was raised in Raccoon Twp. and graduated from Hopewell High school in 2001. She attended Edinboro University before returning to Beaver County. Amber loves movies, golf, trivia, and spending time with her daughter Dylan and son Luke.





Dana — Registered EFDA

Dana - Covatto Family Dentistry

Dana is from Hopewell, PA where she lives with her husband Jason. She graduated from Median School of Allied Health Careers in 1999 with her certificate in Dental Assisting with Expanded Functions. She values providing our patients with excellent, supportive care during their visit with us & is sure to educate each individual so they are able to maintain good dental care habits. In her spare time Dana enjoys boating & fishing with her husband, their pets and going to craft & wine shows. Dana is extremely crafty & enjoys helping around the office in whatever way she can.


Tiffany — Administrative Assistant

Tiffany - Covatto Family Dentistry

Tiffany is originally from Beaver, PA where she graduated from Beaver High School in 2008. She recently moved back to Beaver County after traveling around the country with her husband who served Active Duty with the United States Army for 10 years. She fell in love with the dental field when she completed the American Red Cross Dental Assistant training program at Fort Campbell Kentucky. Tiffany is a loving mother of two, and enjoys spending her time with her family and friends!



Alissa — Administrative Coordinator

Gina - Covatto Family Dentistry

Alissa is originally from New Castle, PA where she graduated from Neshannock High School in 2004. She recently moved back from Scottsdale, AZ which is where she fell in love with the dental field. Her degree is in Psychology, she truly loves meeting new people and to help and care for others. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.



The entire team at Covatto Family Dentistry in Monaca looks forward to treating you!

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