Meet the Team at Lakeview Dental Care
Meet Our Exceptional Dentists
At Lakeview Dental Care, we are a team of caring, experienced dental professionals who use only the most advanced technologies, materials & procedures.
Jonathan S. Hill, DMD
Dr. Jonathan Hill was born and raised in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. After high school, he went on to Saint Joseph’s University in Philadelphia to study biology with a minor in fine art. Following college, he merged his art skills and love of science by pursuing a career in medical illustration. Subsequent to strengthening his portfolio at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Dr. Hill went on to acquire a masters degree in medical illustration from the Medical College of Georgia. While there, he received two awards for his excellence in medical illustration. After two years of professional illustration, he decided to apply his skills to dentistry.
Since his graduation from Temple University School of Dentistry, he has been working in private practice as a general dentist in the South Jersey area. He is proficient in family and cosmetic dentistry, as well as endodontics, oral surgery, invisalign and implantology. Patients have come to know Dr. Hill for his gentle touch and comforting chairside manner.
Dr. Hill and his wife Aneta live in Meford, New Jersey, with their young children Matthew, Daniel, Julianna, and Christian.
Eric J. Forte, DMD
Dr. Eric Forte was born in Voorhees, New Jersey, and is one of the driving forces behind Lakeview Dental Care. He graduated from Drexel University in 1996 with a degree in graphic design. Clearly, this was an unusual path toward dentistry, but Dr. Forte’s talents and expertise in art are what fueled his love of dentistry and the beauty of the smile. He graduated from Temple University School of Dentistry in 2002, earning many honors and awards, including:
- Temple University School of Dentistry / Crown and Bridge Award, 2002
- International College of Dentists USA Section / Award for Outstanding Professionalism and Clinical Excellence in Dentistry, 2002
- Temple University School of Dentistry / Dean’s Scholarship for Outstanding Performance, 1998
Dr. Forte acquired his practice in 2005, and has since grown the practice considerably. His expertise is in practicing highly proficient dentistry while making each and every individual feel cared for. Dr. Forte is highly skilled and experienced in all aspects of general and cosmetic dentistry, including endodontics, veneers, crown and bridge, and implant placement and restorations. Dr. Forte’s ability, enthusiasm, and professionalism show in his dedication to the patients.
Dr. Forte has recently moved to Medford, NJ, with his loving wife Jennifer and their beautiful daughters Isabella and Brielle.
Abdullah Godil, DMD
Dr. Abdullah Godil, DMD was born & raised in Karachi, Pakistan. He completed his dental education in Pakistan & moved to the United States to obtain DMD degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, where he graduated with Honors in Community Dentistry.
Dr. Godil completed General Practice Residency at Virtua Hospital in Camden County. His advanced training involved all the aspects of clinical dentistry. Dr. Godil is an active member of the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, & New Jersey Dental Association.
Apart from dentistry, Dr. Godil actively participates in community services. He has been involved with many non-profit organizations in Pakistan helping with the education of the underprivileged children. He also volunteered as a career counselor to channel each student’s potential & guide them to their realistic & achievable goals. He also volunteered at many community events in the United States through UPenn, Virtua & food pantries in Houston, Texas. Apart from dentistry, he likes to travel, listen to the music, try new cuisine, & swimming.
Alan Raskas, DDS
Alan Raskas, DDS graduated a Founders Day Scholar from the New York University College of Dentistry in 1968. He then served two years as a Captain in the United States Air Force Dental Corps.
Alan began his dental career in New Brunswick, NJ, as an associate with Dr. David Schwartz, a Prosthodontist, from 1970-1972. He then started his own private general practice in Cherry Hill, NJ, in 1972, and is going on 40 years.
In addition to operating his practice, Alan was an instructor in the Fixed Prosthodontics Department of the Temple University Dental School from 1981-1983.
He is a member of the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association, the Southern Dental Society, the Academy of General Dentistry, and the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry. He received his Fellowship in the Academy of General Dentistry in 1982.
Alan has served in an expanded capacity with several organizations over the years. He was past President of the Philadelphia Alumni Chapter of the Alpha Omega Fraternity; past President of the Cam-Bur Dental Study Club; and past Chairman of the Public Relations Communication Committee of the Southern Dental Society.
Dr. Raskas is also proud to be the grandfather of 5 wonderful grandchildren.
Dr. Jen Abraham
Dr. Jen Abraham, born and raised in Illinois, went to college at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. After discovering her passion for dentistry, Dr. Abraham attended Tufts University of Dental Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. She went onto work in private practice in the Chicagoland area and was a member of the Illinois State Dental Society, Chicago Dental Society, and ADA.
Dr. Abraham believes in providing comprehensive dentistry with emphasis on patient comfort. She implements use of the latest dental advancements and technology to provide the best quality of care for her patients.
Dr. Abraham is an active member of the American Dental Association, New Jersey Dental Association, and South Dental Society of New Jersey.
When she is not practicing dentistry, she enjoys cooking, spending time with family, and traveling.
Dr. J. Victor Duran
Dr. J. Victor Duran was born & raised in Houston, Texas. He completed his undergraduate education at Dickinson College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, graduating cum laude with bachelor’s degrees in biology & Spanish. After completing graduate work at Dartmouth College, he continued his education at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine, graduating in 2007 in the top quarter of his class. The following year he completed a general practice residency at York Hospital, in York, Pennsylvania. There he earned an outstanding resident award as well as an implant placement award.
Dr. Duran practiced clinically & taught dental assisting in the Philadelphia area for a few years prior to moving to the Midwest. There he joined the National Health Service Corps, first becoming a staff dentist in the Lake Superior Chippewa tribe in Wisconsin & later transferring to central Michigan. While in Michigan, he served as a legislative delegate in the Michigan Dental Association, as well as a member & treasurer of the Saginaw Valley Dental Association. After serving in both Wisconsin & Michigan’s public health arenas for five years, he worked in a private practice consistently voted the top in Saginaw for the past ten years.
Dr. Duran, his wife Nicole, their beautiful daughter Madeleine, their dog Spock & their cat Beaker have returned to New Jersey to be near family. He & his wife enjoy traveling, hiking, wine & are avid animal lovers.
Michael Guthrie, DMD
Born in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Dr. Michael Guthrie earned a Bachelor of Industrial Chemistry and Management from Washington and Jefferson College. While attending Washington and Jefferson, Dr. Guthrie was a member of the Men’s Ice Hockey team and the Phi Kappa Psi National Fraternity. Research he completed while in college has also been published in Washington and Jefferson’s Physical Chemistry Applications and Theory Journal titled “Enthalpy Changes Through the Decomposition of Hydrogen Peroxide with Various Iron Catalysts Using Solution Calorimetry”.
Following graduation, he went on to attend the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine where he received the Frank E. Jeffery’s Scholarship for Academic Excellence. After dental school, Dr. Guthrie furthered his training right here in Camden County at Virtua Hospital’s one year General Practice Residency program. While there, he achieved advanced training in all aspects of dentistry including Prosthodontics, Endodontics, and Cosmetic Dentistry. In addition to being a member of the local dental association, Dr. Guthrie is a member of the New Jersey Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, and American Dental Association. Dr. Guthrie is an integral part of our team of doctors at Lakeview Dental Care.
Outside of dentistry, Dr. Guthrie enjoys reading, running, and music. Playing golf and men’s league ice hockey are two of his favorite hobbies.
Michael Massoud, DMD
Dr. Michael Massoud attended Rutgers University to earn his Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences. He then completed his dental education at Temple University, where he received his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree. Dr. Massoud chose to become a dentist because of the combination of art & science, & because he enjoys developing great doctor-patient relationships. His professional philosophy is to treat patients like family & provide the best possible dentistry. He is an active member of the American Dental Association & the American Dental Education Association. He continues his education by taking courses in implantology & maintains Invisalign certification. In his spare time, Dr. Massoud enjoys soccer, going to the gym, spending time with family & friends, going to the beach & exploring cities.
Dr. Peter Mikhail
Dr. Peter Mikhail attended Rutgers University for his undergraduate & graduate studies. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in cellular biology & neuroscience followed by a Master of Science degree in oral microbiology. He then continued his education at the Temple University School of Dental Medicine to receive a Doctorate in Dental Medicine & graduated Summa Cum Laude. Dr. Mikhail became a dentist for the art & science of the profession. He has a special interest in comprehensive oral diagnosis & treatment planning, simple & surgical tooth extractions, complete & removable partial dentures, crowns & bridges, single implant restorations, root canal treatment, scaling & root planing, & composite & porcelain veneers. His approach to dentistry is conservative & patient-centric, always keeping the patient’s wants & needs a main priority. Dr. Mikhail prides himself on being a compassionate clinician who will only provide his patients with the best care in a respectful manner. Dr. Mikhail is currently undergoing extensive continuing education in implantology & plans on becoming a fellow of the American Academy of Implant Dentistry. He is regularly spending time studying & staying current on the field of dentistry. In his spare time, Dr. Mikhail enjoys soccer, swimming, & reading on the beach.
Dr. Natalya Bauman
Dr. Natalya Bauman grew up in Vineland, NJ & has been in dentistry for over ten years. She began as an assistant at a dental specialty practice while attending Harcum College. Dr. Bauman graduated with an Associate of Science degree in dental hygiene & went on to graduate with honors in biology from Richard Stockton University.
Dr. Bauman continued on to Temple University – Kornberg School of Dentistry where she earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine, graduated with honors & held positions with ASDA as Chair of Continuing Education & Vice President.
Dr. Bauman values the importance of maintaining a patient’s dental health, as it is crucial to maintaining a person’s overall heath. She has a passion for providing the highest standard of care for her patients through innovative technology & staying current with advancements in dentistry. She is committed to making the dental experience as pleasant as possible. She focuses on prevention & patient education to attain overall better quality of life for her patients.
Outside of the dental office, Dr. Bauman loves spending time outdoors with her family, including her three sons, Phyllip, Edward, & Andrey. They enjoy playing sports, traveling, & singing in Sunday Choir.
Joel Hasbun, DMD
Dr. Joel Hasbun was born & raised in South Jersey by Dominican parents. He obtained his Bachelors in Biology from The College of New Jersey. He then attended Rutgers School of Dental Medicine & received his DMD degree. During his senior year, he provided dental care to underserved communities in the area, where he would see medically compromised patients on regular basis. Dr. Hasbun believes in providing quality dental care to his patients while establishing long-lasting relationships with them. He regularly takes continuing education courses to make sure he stays up to date with the latest techniques & materials used in all facets of dentistry. It is very important to him to create a stress-free environment for all of his patients & to help them stay well-informed. He is an active member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, New Jersey Dental Association & the Southern New Jersey Dental Society. In his free time, Dr. Hasbun enjoys watching & playing sports, listening to several types of music, staying fit & traveling.
Eden Seitomer, DMD
Dr. Eden Seitomer grew up near Princeton, New Jersey and attended Rutgers University in New Brunswick, majoring in Molecular Biology in Biochemistry. There he graduated with honors and worked in a research lab, publishing two scientific papers. While he loved science, he missed bonding and interacting with people. This led him to attend the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, where he earned his Doctor of Dental Medicine with honors.
Eden completed his postgraduate education at a residency program in Staten Island University Hospital. He has extensive training in the latest advancements in cosmetic dentistry and keeps up to date with the newest dental technology. Beyond that, Eden is well adept at taking care of patients’ needs. He is nurturing and compassionate, and committed to making the dental experience pleasurable and productive.
Away from the office, he spends most of his time with his family and loves hiking.
Ashley Nelson, DMD
Dr. Ashley Nelson grew up locally in Medford, New Jersey. She earned her dental degree from Temple University Kornberg School of Dentistry in Philadelphia, where she graduated magna cum laude & received the Dr. Anthony A. Campanella Award for Academic Excellence. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Fairleigh Dickinson University, where she was a member of Theta Phi Alpha & the Beta Beta Beta Biological Honors Society. Dr. Nelson believes in providing conservative, comprehensive dentistry for her patients in a comfortable & pleasant atmosphere. Dr. Nelson is an active member of the New Jersey Dental Association & the American Dental Association. When she is not practicing dentistry, she & her husband enjoy cooking, attending concerts, traveling & spending time with their family.
Kunal Sachanandani, DMD
Dr. Kunal Sachanandani is a South Jersey native & grew up in Egg Harbor Township, NJ. He attended Richard Stockton University for his undergraduate studies. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology & graduated Summa Cum Laude. He then continued his education at the Rutgers School of Dental Medicine to receive a Doctorate in Dental Medicine.
Dr. Sachanandani is passionate & places great emphasis on the quality of care for his patients. He is also interested in meeting patients’ needs with the highest standards & the use of the newest technologies. He has a special interest in comprehensive treatment including root canals, extractions, dentures, fillings, composite & porcelain veneers, crown & bridge, & implant restorations.
Dr. Sachanandani is an active member of the New Jersey Dental Association & American Dental Association. Outside of the office, Dr. Sachanandani spends his time with his family, traveling, playing tennis, & going to the gym.
Meet Our Caring Staff
Our Exceptional, Friendly Staff is Our Greatest Asset
All of our dental assistants & hygienists are licensed professionals who pride themselves on their current dental techniques & outstanding patient communication. With unmatched quality & integrity, they are dedicated to achieving the best possible results for you & your family. Since your comfort & health are our top priorities, Lakeview Dental Care’s staff is glad to assist you in any way. If you have any questions at all, from treatment options & sterilization to insurance concerns & paperwork, we’re here for you! We can assure you that you’ll enjoy your dental visit!
What Makes Us Different
At our community-focused practice, your comfort & satisfaction come first. We offer convenient appointments, so you don’t have to miss work or school for your care, something our team feels strongly about.
We pride ourselves on taking the time to listen & get to know each patient as an individual. The entire team at Lakeview Dental Care looks forward to seeing you soon & developing a relationship with you to build the bridge toward long-term trust & successful dental care.