Meet Dr. Alter

Dr. Alter

Josh Alter DMD, MS

Dr. Alter grew up locally in Dresher Pennsylvania.  In July of 2013, Dr. Alter joined CMB Family Dentistry with his refreshing enthusiasm for dentistry.  He has gained trust and confidence in the dental profession by taking time with each of his patients, answering their questions about treatment options, and alleviating apprehensions commonly associated with dentistry.  Consistent with the practice philosophy of CMB Family Dentistry, Dr. Alter prides himself on conservative care and providing his patients with optimal dental treatment.

Dr. Alter is a member of many dental societies including the American Dental Association, The Pennsylvania Academy of General Dentistry, and The Dental Society of Delaware and Chester Counties.  He is also one of two dentists who runs DKU-Dentists Keeping Up, a dental continuing education series which provides over 36 hours of yearly dental continuing education for local area dentists.

Dr. Alter resides in Ambler, where he loves spending time with his wife Jaime, son's Asher and Benjamin, and daughter Eliana.  When time permits, he plays men’s league baseball and hockey, coaches little league baseball and intramural soccer, is a parent leader for a local Boy Scout troop, and enjoys the great outdoors including hiking, camping, swimming and snowboarding.

CONGRATULATIONS  to Dr. Alter on being named one of Philadelphia's Top Dentist's for four consecutive years in 2019, '20, '21, and '22 by Philadelphia Magazine!


  • State University of New York at Binghamton: BA Biology 2006
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine: MS Biomedical Science 2008
  • Temple University’s Kornberg School of Dentistry: D.M.D. 2012
  • Abington Memorial Hospital:  General Practice Residency 2013

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