T hroughout his career Dr. Prisco has strived to provide the most advanced dental care for his patients. He has achieved this goal through his extensive postgraduate education, his caring, listening chairside approach to dentistry, his commitment to the latest technologies, and a friendly, well trained staff.
Dr. Prisco is a graduate of Dunmore High School, the University of Pittsburgh, and Emory University School of Dentistry. In order to provide the most comprehensive dental treatment for his patients, Dr. Prisco has completed postgraduate coursework in the areas of cosmetic dentistry, dental implants, orthodontic aligner therapy, dental sleep medicine, and temporomandibular joint dysfunction.
He is currently a member of the American Dental Association, the Pennsylvania Dental Association, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the Scranton District Dental Society, along with prior affiliation with the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry and the Academy for Dental Sleep Medicine.
Dr. Prisco has developed his philosophy for patient care around the fact that each individual patient has unique needs which need to be addressed before approaching any treatment. From there several treatment options are usually offered for the patient to choose from. Then, once treatment is decided upon, Dr. Prisco will provide the highest quality care with the utmost attention to detail and perfection.
Dr. Prisco currently resides in Moscow with his wife Judy and their three children.
e are excited to welcome our newest team member, Dr. Samuel J. Prisco, to Scranton Dental Center.
Dr. Prisco is a 2006 graduate of North Pocono High School. He then graduated cum laude from Muhlenberg College in 2010 where he received his bachelor’s degree in Biology.
Upon graduation Dr. Prisco moved to Philadelphia where he attended Temple University’s School of Dentistry. While at Temple Dr. Prisco became a volunteer at numerous free dental clinics in low income and underserved areas of Philadelphia. In addition, in October of 2013 Dr. Prisco traveled to Jamaica on a dental mission trip with Great Shape! 1,000 Smiles Project which provides free access to dental care and education to Jamaican families. While there, he provided Jamaicans with fillings, cleanings, extractions, sealants, and oral hygiene education.
In May 2014 Dr. Prisco graduated from Temple University School of Dentistry in Philadelphia where he received his degree as Doctor of Dental Medicine. Since graduating Dr. Prisco has become an active member of the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Dental Association, and the Pennsylvania Dental Association. Dr. Prisco has also taken numerous advanced education courses in Occlusion, Cosmetic Dentistry, and Invisalign orthodontic treatment.
Dr. Prisco grew up in Moscow, PA and is extremely excited about being able to serve his hometown and surrounding communities. “I am incredibly grateful for the opportunity to be able to work alongside my father and serve my community with the highest level of dental care.”
When not practicing dentistry Dr. Prisco enjoys golf, skiing, and spending time with his dog Jabber.