Meet Our Team

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Dr. Krakora's Team

Here at Western Pennsylvania Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, our team is dedicated to ensure patients receive constant care throughout every stage of their procedure. We are here to answer any questions or concerns you may have.
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Office Manager

Kathy has been working at Western Pennsylvania Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery from the very beginning. For a total of 9 years, Kathy has been helping Dr. Krakora build his practice into what it is today. Thanks to Kathy, all your billing and financial questions will be answered.

“I work for a doctor who is modern and high tech. The atmosphere in our office makes it a pleasant place to work. Our job allows us to engage with our patients on a personal level.”


Physician Assistant

Megan obtained her bachelor’s of science degree in Neuroscience from the University of Pittsburgh in 2010.  She then started her medical career working as an ER technician at Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh.  Megan received her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Pittsburgh in 2013.  She completed rotations at various UPMC hospitals including St. Margaret’s, WPIC, Magee Women’s Hospital, Presbyterian, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh, Hamot as well as The Cleveland Clinic.

Her past clinical appointments as a physician assistant include outpatient psychiatric care and urgent care and she currently works as a guest faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh’s Physician Assistant Studies Program and is on active staff at Washington Hospital.

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Megan discussing All-On-4 Dental Implants with a patient.

Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical Assistants

A staff of certified oral and maxillofacial surgical assistants trained in I.V. sedation are able to provide patients with constant attention during and after surgery to ensure that the communities of Washington, PA and the Pittsburgh area have access to the highest quality dental services and procedures available.

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Administrative Team

Here at Western Pennsylvania Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery we work with a highly trained administrative team. They will answer any of your questions and ensure you feel comfortable throughout your entire experience with Dr. Krakora and his team.


Erin has been working for our team a total of two years. Helping patients throughout every stage of their procedures is Erin’s favorite part about coming into work everyday. Her dedication to patients and the practice makes her a vital component to our team. She will help you with all your scheduling questions and concerns.


For a total of 7 years, Lisa has been working with Dr. Krakora and his team. She currently works in the administrative department helping schedule patients and organize surgery schedules. Her previous experience as a surgical assistant for Dr. Krakora provides her with hands-on experience in oral and maxillofacial surgeries. Her favorite part of working for our practice is assisting patients and ensuring they are comfortable.



Marketing Director

Bri handles all the public relations and marketing facets of our practice. She manages the website, commercials, blog, social media accounts, advertising, and produces video content. Her priority is to raise awareness of our practice and all the procedures offered by Dr. Krakora. For any questions regarding our website or social media accounts, please email Bri at


Photo Credit: “Medical/Surgical Operative Photography” by Phalinn Ooi is licensed under CC BY 2.0