About Us

We welcome the opportunity to provide dental care to you and your family. Imagine a relaxed atmosphere where you can expect the utmost in quality, comfort and integrity. At Nittany Dental Associates, this experience is our commitment to you. We have built our dental practice in State College around the philosophy that exceptional service should not be a thing of the past. While we participate with several insurance plans, we strive to keep our fees affordable for the many without insurance benefits. We offer treatment options when possible and monthly payment plans via Care Credit. Let us help you towards achieving optimal dental health today!

Dr. Robert Bellush

Dr. Robert Bellush attended Greater Latrobe High School and went on to attend St. Vincent College, where he achieved high honors while obtaining his Bachelor's Degree in Biology. He went on to graduate from the University of Pittsburgh's School of Dental Medicine in 2002 and performed his residency at the Veteran's Healthcare System providing treatment at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. While serving the State College area since 2004, he has been an active member and past president of the Centre Dental Society. He is also a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, Academy for Sports Dentistry, Academy of General Dentistry and the Pennsylvania Dental Association. As a member of the Allegheny Branch of the renowned Spear Study Club, he attends regular lectures and hands-on training of advanced restorative aesthetics.

Dr. Jenna Senior attended State College Area High School and went on to achieve a Bachelor's Degree of Science from Pennsylvania State University. She graduated from the University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine in 2007 and since then, has been serving the Centre County area. She is a member of the Centre Dental Society and the Pennsylvania Dental Association and stays up-to date on the latest treatments and materials by attending continuing education courses.

Dr. Jenna Senior

As expanded function dental assistants,  Nichole, Lisa and Bean have a higher level of education and license that allows them to assist the dentist in a wider variety of treatments. They also hold certifications in radiology, CPR, Zoom and Invisalign and stay up-to-date on the latest materials and procedures by regularly attending continuing education.

As licensed dental hygienists, Ashley, Ellice, Julie and Karen have obtained an Associate's Degree of Applied Science in the field of dental hygiene. They attend continuing education regularly and are happy to share that knowledge with their patients. They know that a healthy smile starts with clean teeth and healthy gums. They are always happy to answer your questions and let you know what you can do at home to prevent tooth decay and make that "just cleaned" feeling last until your next professional cleaning.

Jennifer and Lois work hard to make sure that your visit is friendly, professional and relaxed. They will navigate your insurance benefits, make your reservations and coordinate treatment with our many trusted specialists.

Our Services


Contact Us

Welcome to Nittany Dental
Opening Hours

Mon-Thurs 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM

Friday  8:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Sat-Sun Closed


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2601 Gateway Drive, Suite 250

State College, PA  16801

info@nittanydental.com \\ Tel: 814-238-0088

Nittany Dental is a state-of-the-art dental office in State College, PA. Our office is located on the second floor of the Bristol II Building, which is near the intersection of Bristol Ave and West College Ave. We are just a short drive from downtown State College, Park Forest, Pine Grove Mills, and Boalsburg. Coming from Bellefonte, Huntingdon, or Pleasant Gap? We are located just off Route 26. Parking is provided and our building is wheelchair accessible.

Happy Clients

"A friendly, caring office providing excellent care and cost-conscious dental solutions.  They took the time to work out and explain in detail a plan to meet my needs that was affordable and left my teeth in the best shape they've been in for more than 25 years.  Great work."

"The staff were all wonderful & so kind.  I have a serious fear of the dentist and they helped me calm my anxiety.  Awesome staff!"

Mary S.

"Great staff from the desk to the assistants to the doctor.  If you are tired of the factories, this is the place with a personal touch for you."

Steve E.

Michael D.