Our Practice

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Making smiles in Pittsburgh, PA wider and brighter.


Welcome to Select Dental, conveniently located just outside downtown Pittsburgh in Millvale. Here, our professionals know that dental health is not just about white smiles: it’s about having strong teeth and healthy gums. It’s about prolonging the simple joy of eating delicious things!

Our patient-centered practice offers comprehensive dental care with an equal commitment to preventative, restorative, and cosmetic dentistry. Our patients are our top priority. We value personalized attention and long-term relationships with our clients.

Select Dental performs a full range of dental services, from simple fillings, crowns and teeth whitening to full smile makeovers and dental implants - all performed in a warm and caring environment. We understand that many people have anxiety about dental treatment, so we created a soothing environment and a scheduling system that never keeps you waiting long. By combining the latest technology with traditional techniques, we give our patients the best care in the Burgh.

We offer new patients without insurance an
exam, cleaning and digital x-rays for $99 in the absence of periodontal disease; contact us now to schedule an appointment!


Jessica Liao, DMD.

Dr. Liao has lived in three different countries and was formerly a stem cell researcher / bioengineer living in Boston. She now provides the best dental care possible in Pennsylvania after she received her dental training at University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine. Most recently she has received comprehensive implant dentistry training at Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. In her free time she likes to attend concerts, play tennis, travel, meet new friends, and cook.

Dr. Liao is an active member of the following organizations:

American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania, International Congress of Oral Implantologists, American Association of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry.

Dr. Liao’s additional certifications:

Invisalign, Nitrous Oxide administration.

Diana Wise

Diana Wise, Office Manager

Diana has worked in the dental field since 1991. She has extensive knowledge of many aspects of dentistry.
She has worked as an Expanded Functions Dental Assistant, Office Manager and Sales Respresentative for local and national dental supply companies. She enjoys helping patients by providing information to assist them in meeting their goals and guiding them through making the best decisions for their dental health. In her free time she enjoys many outdoor activities, traveling, and spending time with family and friends.


Devon Constantine, R.D.H.

Devon went to school at Westmoreland County Community College and has been a Hygienist for 5 years. She's always had a passion for dentistry and provides patients with a friendly and gentle experience. In her free time she enjoys reading, going to concerts and hockey games, and spending time with friends, family and her dog.


Shannon Garvey, Dental Assistant

Shannon started in dentistry in July, 2007 on a whim after her business education didn't live up to her expectations. She has worked with some of the countries top dentists in Pennsylvania, Texas and Michigan before settling back home in Pittsburgh. Shannon started working with Dr. Liao in December 2016 and was so impressed by her knowledge, disposition and support that she has been with Dr. Liao since! Her hobbies include camping, hiking, fly fishing, craft beer tasting, cosmetics, and spending as much time possible with her 21 yr old Jack Russell Terrier, Sport.


Maggie DeFazio, Patient Coordinator

Maggie was born and raised in Millvale. She started her dental career as a hygienist. After taking a break to raise her children, she returned to assist in many aspects in the office. Maggie has been a valuable part of this practice for over 30 years! In her free time she is an avid genealogist and loves spending time with her husband and 2 sons.