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Meet the Staff at Chestnut Dental Associates

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Kim – Office Manager

Kim has been working in dentistry for over 39 years and continues to provide excellent Management skills in our Downingtown location. She has had experience as a chair side assistant for many years and continues to use her business skills taking care of patient insurance and Kim’s goal with each patient is to make them feel comfortable and at ease while laughing and talking with them. She approaches her work day with an upbeat and positive attitude. Kim Has lived in Lancaster county for over 34 years with her husband George. They have 2 grown children Karlie and Kody. She is proud to say her son is a Staff Sergeant in the Air Force and her daughter Manages the OBGYN office of May-Grant Associates. In her spare time she has been teaching Sunday School for over 25 years and enjoys spending time camping in their 5th wheel camper and hanging out with her grand dogs Miles and Marley.

Cindy, RDH

Cindy joined our team at Chestnut Dental Associates in 2008. She has been practicing dental hygiene since graduating from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 2001. During her course of study, Cindy treated children, senior citizens and special needs patients. She prides herself on being very thorough and comprehensive in the individualized treatment that she provides to each of her patients. Cindy enjoys cooking, gardening and home improvement projects. She resides in West Brandywine with her husband Larry, their daughters Rachael, Emma, grandson Brayden and dog Letty.


Theresa has been a chairside assistant in both the general and pediatric fields for 33 years. Theresa grew up in New Jersey where she graduated from Mercer County College, as a Registered Dental Assistant. She has been working as a Dental assistant for Dr. Horchos at Chestnut Dental since 2001. She takes great pride in making sure each patient feels cared for and comfortable while being treated. Theresa currently resides in Downingtown with her husband Frank, son Frankie and dog Buddy. In her spare time she enjoys going to Auctions, Flea Markets, and Antique shops.


A graduate of West Chester University and Harcum College, Danielle began her career in dentistry as a Hygienist in 2003. She spent many years working in the field of special needs dentistry. In 2020, Danielle transitioned to an administrative position here at Chestnut Dental Associates. She is passionate about helping people achieve good dental health. She has become a great addition to our front desk staff.

Nicolette, RDH

Nicolette joined our team at Chestnut Dental Associates in 2021. She graduated from Pennsylvania College of Technology in 2015 with her Dental Hygiene degree and completed a Bachelors by December 2016 while working in clinical hygiene. She enjoys working with patients of all ages and meeting new people. Outside of work Nicolette enjoys spending time with family and friends, cooking, skiing, being outdoors and living a healthy balanced lifestyle.