Meet Dr. Richard Covatto
Center Township, PA Dentist, Dr. Richard Covatto was born and raised in Erie, Pennsylvania. Dr. Covatto attended the
University of Pittsburgh. He then went on to study Dentistry at Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, PA.
After graduating, Dr. Richard Covatto completed a General Practice residency Program at Bryn Mawr Hospital and soon began
working in the Philadelphia area. His first years involved working in a successful and fast paced group practice excelling
in general dentistry. He remained there for four years.
Dr. Covatto met his future wife Roseann in his studies at the University of Pittsburgh and they are now celebrating nearly
32 years of marriage! Dr. Covatto moved back to Pittsburgh in 1992 and opened his current practice at 3572 Brodhead Road,
Monaca, PA 15061. Dr. Richard Covatto is passionate about keeping up with latest developments in dental practices and
technology. His continuing education has included credits in soft tissue laser therapy and dental implant placement and
restoration. Dr. Covatto also participates regularly in several study clubs that deal with a comprehensive team approach to
patient care. In 2014, Dr. Covatto invested in the breakthrough CEREC System, which enables him to create and insert dental
crowns and veneers for the patient within one single visit. He enjoys applying the use of advanced technology, like the CEREC
System and the Planmeca 3D Imaging System, to cases of implant, orthodontics, endodontics, and rehabilitative dentistry. Dr.
Richard Covatto engages a team approach in providing top level services to his patients, whom he considers family.
- American Dental Association
- Pennsylvania Dental Association
- Dental Society of Western PA
- Beaver Valley Dental Society
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 Dr. Carolyn Molzahn
Dr. Carolyn Molzahn, 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 B.S. in Biology. She graduated from dental school at The Ohio State University. After dental school, she
completed an Advanced Education in General Dentistry residency program from the Veterans Affairs hospital in Dayton, Ohio.
She then entered into general dentistry at a private practice near Cincinnati. Since joining Covatto Family Dentistry in
June 2017, Dr. M. has truly loved being a part of the team! Her favorite types of procedures are CEREC crowns, esthetic
dentistry, 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 and their crazy cat Zeke. Her two favorite
sports teams are the Buckeyes and the Steelers. She also enjoys running, cooking, and traveling!
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
Hi I’m Marci, I grew up in New Galilee and graduated from Beaver Falls High School. I attended the dental
assistant program at Median School of Allied Health Careers in Pittsburgh. I worked as a Dental Assistant for
several years then decided to continue my education in dentistry. I attended Youngstown State University’s
dental hygiene program and have been enjoying my career as a dental hygienist. I really enjoy getting to know
each of my patients, from the young in age to the young at heart. My goal is to make everyone feel welcome and
comfortable while education them about the importance of good oral hygiene.
I live with my family in Darlington Township on 14 acres of land. I enjoy decorating my home, which is a
log cabin my family built and gardening.
Dana — Registered EFDA
Hi my name is Dana, I’m from Hopewell, PA where I live with my Jason. I graduated from Median School of Allied Health
Careers in 1999 with my certificate in Dental Assisting with Expanded Functions. I value providing our patients with excellent,
supporting care during their visit with us. I always hope to educate each individual so they are able to maintain good dental
In my spare time I enjoy boating & fishing with my husband, our pets and going to craft & wine shows. I am extremely craft
& enjoy helping around the office in whatever way I can.
Natalie — Registered Dental Hygienist
Hi my name is Natalie & I joined my dental family approximately in July, 2017. Here at Covatto Family Dentistry we treat each
patient as a family member. I have been a hygienist for almost 32 years and love the relationship and rapport I have with each
one of my patients.
On my days off I enjoy my church, being with my family and friends
Tiffany — Patient/Insurance Coordinator
I’m Tiffany, I’m originally from Beaver PA where I graduated from Beaver High School in 2008. I moved back to Beaver
County in October 2014 after traveling around the country with my husband who served Active Duty with the United States
Army for 10 years. I fell in love with the dental field when I completed the American Red Cross Dental Assistant training
program at Fort Campbell Kentucky.
I am a loving mother of two and I enjoy spending time with my family and friends.
Christine — Treatment Coordinator
I have worked in the dental field for over 17 years making sure patients receive a warm caring experience whether it’s
clinical or with their financial needs and treatment concerns. I enjoy getting to know patients and helping to make a
beautiful smile fit into their budget. I am always glad to discuss fees with our patients before treatment begins. I
inform our patients that flexible financing with monthly installments and no interest charges can be arranged. I am
dedicated to helping each patient who visits us have a great experience!
At home, I love working out, eating healthy and spending time with my husband Kip and children Garrett, Kohlton, Helena and
Luke. We enjoy traveling, boating, canoeing, skiing, bicycling and just a good ole walk in the woods. We all agree outside
activities rock!! (PS…I like sunny and warm activities best!!)
The entire team at Covatto Family Dentistry in Monaca looks forward to treating you!