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Call us to schedule your appointment at 215-732-1403 or 215-755-1001! The health and safety of our patients and staff is our top priority. Our in-office safety protocols are fully compliant with the latest guidelines issued by the CDC, American Dental Association and local government officials related to COVID-19


Melissa Vettraino Bachstein, DDS, Minje Kim, DMD & Maria A. Giron Cerrato, DMD


Melissa Vettraino Bachstein, DDS, Minje Kim, DMD & Maria A. Giron Cerrato, DMD





Our Mission


Drs. Melissa Vettraino Bachstein ,Minje Kim , Maria A. Giron Cerrato and the staff at Excel Endodontics of Pennsylvania are dedicated to providing their patients with individualized evidence-based endodontic therapy while establishing a comfortable and compassionate treatment environment. 






Practice Profile

Excel Endodontics of Pennsylvania is proud to offer our patients and referring dentists state of the art endodontic technology and instruments at both the Center City and South Philadelphia locations. The dental operating microscope is used during all endodontic procedures, thus ensuring the highest quality endodontics possible. Additionally, through the use digital radiographs and intra-oral photography, Doctors Melissa Vettraino Bachstein and Minje Kim and their staff provide the most accurate diagnoses and prognoses and can digitally document each case. This real-time documentation allows for excellent communication with our patients and referrers as well as secure and accurate notation.



Our Locations & Hours

We have two locations to better serve our patients and referrals in Philadelphia, PA. Visit us in Center City or South Philadelphia at your convenience, we look forward to getting to know you! 

  Center City South Philadelphia
Monday 7AM-5PM 7AM-5PM
Tuesday 7AM-5PM 7AM-5PM
Wednesday 7AM-5PM 7AM-5PM
Thursday 7AM-5PM 7AM-5PM
Friday 7AM-5PM 7AM-5PM
Saturday CLOSED 8AM-2PM
Patient Testimonials

"Thank you everyone for all your services and assistance!"

Vincent Laz.

"Thank you for helping me.   It's tough to say how well it's healing at this time.   I do think that you maria are an earth  angel wether you know it or not.   it's more than just being nice.  It's your aura energy that i read from you How you present yourself like a true friend from heaven.   Your assistant in the room was nice but needs more experience though especially taking the xrays !   you might want to see about one that's more professional ok.   Amanda  at the front desk  is a sweetheart, very knowledgable and is a keeper."



David C.

"Cheryl is a great coordinator.

Dr. Vettraino is awesome.


Rita G.

Excel Endodontics,

you are the most wonderful people I've ever met. Keep up the good cheer.

Theresa S.

Dr. Vettraino,

thank you so very much for your kind service to me, and for all that you did to save my teeth. You have great people working for you.

Have a great holiday season.

Antoniette G.