Meet the Doctors

Dr. Ron Saffar has been creating beautiful smiles since 2002. He earned his dental degree and completed specialty training in Orthodontics at the New York University School of Dentistry.  He also completed a six-month fellowship in Surgical Orthodontics at the New York University School of Medicine.Dr. Saffar is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, Mercer County Dental Society and Past President of the Hudson County Dental Society. In addition, Dr. Saffar has had several abstracts published and has lectured at the AAO convention, New York Greater Dental meeting and the IADR meeting .In his spare time, Dr. Saffar enjoys golf, tennis, skiing, traveling and spending time with his family and friends.  He and his wife, Parissa, have one daughter, Nikki.




Dr. Barry Elaahi has always been a firm believer that a healthy and beautiful smile is the foundation to an improved quality of life. He attended Cornell University for his undergraduate studies, where he earned his B.S. degree in Biological Engineering & Technology in 2005. He then earned his D.D.S. degree in 2009 at the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine. In 2010, Dr. Elaahi completed a year of General Practice Residency at the Stony Brook University Hospital as a PGY-1 resident. He then went on to complete his three-year post graduate Orthodontic training at the Stony Brook School of Dental Medicine, where he earned his specialty certificate in Orthodontics in 2013. He has done extensive research and completed his thesis on Pediatric Sleep Apnea during his Orthodontic training, where he was the recipient of the 2013 Leo Sreebny award for best post-graduate residency research project. Dr. Elaahi is a Board eligible Orthodontist and affiliated with the American Association of Orthodontists, American Dental Association, and NYSDA. Furthermore, he is a certified provider of Invisalign and 3M Incognito Lingual braces.

Dr. Elaahi spends much of his spare time on continuing education, research, and studies in evidence based dentistry. He is an avid tennis player and enjoys spending time with his family and friends.



Dr. Alan Cutler is a graduate of Temple Dental School and completed his Orthodontic residency at the University Of Pennsylvania. Upon graduation he opened a private practice in Cherry Hill NJ and taught as a clinical instructor in orthodontics at University of Pennsylvania. He was also the head of their special patients’ clinic. After 8 years at Penn while continuing in private practice he was promoted to associate in orthodontics and chosen to head the Crossman Clinic a private practice facility for Penn instructors. In 1984 he became the chairmen of the Orthodontic Division of Medical College of Pennsylvania. In 1997 he opened a second office in Deptford NJ to better serve the South Jersey community. In1999 he began teaching orthodontics at the Episcopal Hospital division of Temple University in the pediatric dental residency program. He recently resumed that capacity after a ten year absence. In April 2012 he merged his practice with Saffar Orthodontics to enhance and continue the excellent treatment of his patients.



Dr. Warren Apollon earned his Bachelor's degree (B.A.) in Biological Sciences at Rutgers University. He then went on to receive his Doctor of Dental Medicine degree (D.M.D.) from the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and subsequently graduated from the Post-Doctoral Orthodontic Program at the same university. He has been elected to Omicron Kappa Upsilon, the National Dental Honor Society. In addition to practicing Orthodontics in Lower Bucks County for over 35 years, Dr. Apollon has also served on the orthodontic faculty at the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine and the Medical College of Pennsylvania (MCP) and the Children's Hospital of Philidelphia (CHOP).

Dr. Apollon is a member of the American Association of Orthodontists and the American Dental Association. He continues his study of orthodontics as a member of an ongoing orthodontic study group, as well as through frequent continuing education courses, seminars, and conferences. In addition to his family and orthodontics, Dr. Apollon is passionate about both sports and sculpting. He is married to Susan, his wife of 42 years. They have two children, Rebecca and David.