Dr. Michael C. Rowland
Dr. Michael C. Rowland is the leading provider of Dental Implants and Cosmetic Dentistry in the Lehigh Valley. Dr. Rowland holds a BA from the University of Virginia, an MS from Case Western Reserve University, and earned his DDS from the Medical College of Virginia. He is the founder of Oral Dynamics, and has practiced in the Lehigh Valley for over 25 years.
Dr. Rowland is a pioneer in the field of Cosmetic Dentistry, and a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry since 1993. Dr. Rowland completed a residency at the Nobel Biocare Training Institute and is a Fellow of the International Congress of Oral Implantologists. He is also trained at the Dawson Academy and at the San Francisco Institute of Advanced Learning. Memberships include the American Dental Association, The Pennsylvania Dental Association, The Lehigh Valley Dental Society, and the Academy of General Dentistry.
Born in Pottstown, PA, Dr. Rowland now resides in Lower Macungie Township. His Avocations include golf, in which he lettered at UVA, horticulture, and cuisine. He proudly served his country during the Vietnam War and is the recipient of the Bronze Star.
Dr. Suzanne Ahnquist
It is with great excitement that we welcome Dr. Suzanne Ahnquist as are newest doctor here at Oral Dynamics! After a very thorough and selective process, Dr. Rowland is certain that Dr. Ahnquist will be an incredible asset to our office and is looking forward to coordinating care for our wonderful patients! Dr. Ahnquist received her dental degree from University of Kentucky College of Dentistry, graduating with Honor Distinction and Pierre Fauchard Academy Award. In addition, she also holds a BS in Biology and Chemistry from Valparaiso University, gradating with Honor Distinction as well as an MT/ASCP in Microbiology from Northwestern University and Steve Buchanan Endodontics, Tufts University. Dr. Ahnquist completed the Dawson Mastership Program; St. Pete, FL, all programs including Piper TMD. A firm believer in education, she holds several certifications including; Invisalign, Six Month Smiles, Durathin Veneer, Branemark Implants Restoration, Strickland FaceLift Dentures, Somnodent Sleep Apnea Appliance, Laser, Ozone Usage as well as Diplomate status for Sleep Apnea. Dr. Ahnquist is a proud Member of the ICCMO, International College of Craniomandibular Orthopedics (TMD and Facial Pain). In addition to being a member in several associations, she is also a Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry and Fellow of the Academy of Comprehensive Esthetics. In her spare time, Dr. Ahnquist spends time with her two grown sons, each one having a daughter. She also enjoys skiing, scuba diving and remodeling homes. It is our hope that you will join us in welcoming Dr. Ahnquist and look forward to you meeting her at your next visit!
Esther R. Rowland
Esther R. Rowland holds an MBA from DeSales University, in Center Valley, PA. She earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Business from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, Pa. She spent over 20 years as an Executive in Corporate America in the Information Technology field before joining Oral Dynamics 10 years ago. Esther is the Chief Operating Officer at Oral Dynamics.
Esther’s role as Chief Operating Officer is making sure the practice runs smoothly, efficiently and economically, and that the day to day operations function without pause. Her main responsibility is overseeing the practice and ensuring the team exceeds its goals.
Her main focus is on marketing the practice, however, she sees to it that everyone at Oral Dynamics is successful and prosperous, and that our patients are treated with the utmost care, respect and comfort.