The Team

Meet Our Doctors

Tera DePaoli


Tera L. DePaoli, DMD has been a general dentist since 2005. Dr. DePaoli completed an associate’s degree from Hagerstown Community College in 1999 and continued her studies at Clarion University of Pennsylvania where she received her Bachelor’s degree in 2001. In 2005 she received her doctorate of dental medicine from The University of Pittsburgh, School of Dental Medicine.

Once graduated, Dr. DePaoli completed a one-year hospital-based residency program at St. Elizabeth’s Health Center in Youngstown, Ohio.

She is currently a member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, and Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania.

Dr. DePaoli and her husband have two daughters, Ella and Elisia, twin boys, Domenic and Dante, and reside in Mars, PA. Dr. DePaoli’s husband is a Team Sales Account Manager for Dick’s Team Sports HQ.

Chelsea Thompson


Chelsea Thompson, DMD is a lifelong western Pennsylvania resident. She received her bachelor’s of science in biology and her doctorate in dental medicine from the University of Pittsburgh.

She completed a hospital-based dental residency at Allegheny General Hospital where she gained invaluable experience in oral and systemic care across numerous disciplines.

When she’s not serving and advocating for her patients, she enjoys reading, traveling, golfing, DIY projects, and cheering on the Steelers.

Meet Our Staff at the Gibsonia Office


Dental Hygienist

Jillian is a 2002 graduate of the University of Pittsburgh. She is a wife and mother of 2 daughters and resides in Butler county.  She has been happily working with Dr. DePaoli since January 2011; as we continue to grow as a practice and family. She enjoys forming relationships with her patients and helping them with their needs.


Dental Hygienist

Kelly was an assistant for 3 years before graduating from West Liberty University in 2009. She has been working with Dr. DePaoli since 2010 and truly loves helping patients achieve excellent oral health. She resides in Allison Park with her husband, their daughter Adaleigh, and sons Landon and Beckett. In her free time she enjoys running and spending time outdoors.


Dental Hygienist

Stacie graduated from West Virginia University in 2000. She has been working with Dr. DePaoli since August 2014 and enjoys educating patients on their oral health. She is a wife and mother of a daughter Isabella, son Luca and resides in Gibsonia. In her free time she enjoys spending time with family and loves camping.


Dental Assistant

Dana has been a dental assistant since 1995, and truly enjoys what she does. She graduated from Beattie Technical School, and started working in the dental field right after graduation. She lives in Butler County with her husband and their son Cameron. She enjoys working closely with Dr. DePaoli and loves to make our patients feel comfortable while they are in our office.


Front Desk / Assistant

Diana graduated from the Bradford School in 2006. She has been working with Dr. Depaoli since the Summer of 2018. She resides in Gibsonia with her husband, their son Blake and daughter Demi. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors.

Meet Our Staff at the Aspinwall Office


Dental Hygienist

Olivia graduated from The University of Pittsburgh in 2021 with a degree in Dental Hygiene. She began working for Dr. DePaoli in July 2021. She enjoys motivating and educating patients on the importance of dental hygiene and providing detailed care. In her free time, she likes spending time with her friends and family, walking her dogs and golfing.


Dental Assistant

Alexis graduated from IMBC in 2020 and started working with Dr. DePaoli in September 2021. Her favorite things about her job are getting to know the patients and helping them feel comfortable in the dental chair. She enjoys going to the gym, photography and traveling to new places.


Dental Assistant

Marissa graduated from Bradford School in 2008. She has 10+ years of billing experience in the dental field. Her favorite part of the job is establishing relationships with patients. She resides in Armstrong County with her husband, their son Kayden, and their daughter Brynlee. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with family and friends, being outdoors and shopping.

We Can’t Wait to See Your Smile!