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About Bloomfield Dental

At Bloomfield Dental Care, we are focused on providing quality, comprehensive dental care in a relaxed and comfortable environment. Our goal is to focus on prevention and education to help our patients obtain their optimal health. We provide a wide range of dental services for you and your family’s needs.

Dr. Dana Monahan, DDS


Dr. Dana M. Monahan is a native of Jefferson Hills, PA. She attended Washington and Jefferson College in Washington, PA where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Biology. She then dedicated her time to research at the University of Pittsburgh, focusing on lupus and heart failure. Her passion for dentistry led her to continue her education at West Virginia University School of Dentistry where she earned her Doctorate of Dental Surgery Degree.

Dr. Monahan has a strong passion for dentistry and educating the public about the importance of dental health. She completed a Mission of Mercy Project, Give Kids a Smile Day and the Health Right Dental Clinic in West Virginia providing access to care to underserved people.

She holds memberships with the American Dental Association, American Dental Political Action Committee, Pennsylvania Dental Association and the Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania.

During her free time, Dr. Monahan enjoys volunteering in the community and spending time with her husband, Ryan. They enjoy spending time outdoors and cheering on the Pittsburgh sports teams. She also enjoys volleyball, skiing, water sports and reading. Dana and Ryan are excited to announce the birth of their baby boy this past July!

Dr. Monahan has a strong passion for dentistry and educating the public about the importance of dental health.

Dr. Karen M. Mele


Dr. Karen M. Mele was born and raised in Queensbury, NY, in the foothills of the Adirondack Mountains. She attended the University of Delaware where she received a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry. Dr. Mele then followed her passion for dentistry and received her DMD from Boston University School of Dental Medicine. After Boston, Dr. Mele moved to Gainesville, FL to continue her education with a fellowship in Prosthodontics at the University of Florida College of Dentistry.

With a true passion for what she does, Dr. Mele strives to care for every patient as if they were family. It is the ever-changing technology, artistic factor and daily challenges that drive Dr. Mele’s passion. She has completed dental mission trips to bring care to underserved areas of Panama. She has also volunteered with the Special Olympics Special Smiles. Dr. Mele is committed to continuing her education and training in dentistry as a member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association and the Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania and numerous study groups.

In her free time, Karen can be found spending time with her husband, Nick and their dog Izzy. She loves to run, work out, and hike – basically anything outdoors. She attempts to cook and loves to bake.

With a true passion for what she does, Dr. Mele strives to care for every patient as if they were family.

Call us at 412-687-2005 to make your next appointment