We are pleased to announce that Joseph K. Diminick, DMD, MS will be joining our practice January 2019.
Dr. Joseph Diminick is the son of Dr. Ken Diminick. He is currently completing a 3 year residency in the specialty of orthodontics at Seton Hill University. During Dr. Diminick’s postdoctoral residency program, he is utilizing cutting-edge technologies to deliver exceptional results in the most efficient time frame. As part of the Hilton-Diminick team, Dr. Diminick is excited to further increase the use of digitization and to maximize patient experience for both children and adults. You will find that Dr. Diminick has a friendly and calming personality that will assuredly make you smile from your first consultation visit!
Dr. Diminick attended the University of Pittsburgh where he earned Bachelor of Science degrees in Economics and Psychology. He then attended the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, earning a Master of Science degree in Biomedical Science. He was also involved in adapting retinal scanning for patient identification in local hospitals. Joseph achieved his DMD degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine (LECOM) in Bradenton, FL. While in dental school he completed research in oropharyngeal airway space as related to sleep apnea predisposition. Dr. Diminick was given the LECOM Academic Scholarship award.
Dr. Diminick then accepted a residency position in the Seton Hill University Department of Orthodontics in Greensburg, PA. He is completing research analyzing mandibular incisor crowding in patients treated with Invisalign. He will graduate in December 2018 with a Certificate in Orthodontics as well as a Master of Science degree.
Dr. Diminick is engaged to Dr. Megan McClain, a graduate of St. Francis University. Dr. McClain furthered her education, receiving her DMD degree from the University of Pittsburgh. They are planning a June 2019 wedding and will reside in Mechanicsburg, PA. They greatly enjoy spending their free time with family and their golden retriever puppy, Patton. Drs. Diminick and McClain are avid University of Pittsburgh sports fans. They enjoy cheering on the Pitt Panthers!