Meet Dr. Richardson, Dr. Mesina, and Dr. Ling in Bryn Mawr, PA


Welcome to Bryn Mawr Dental Health Group, home to our distinguished dental team: Dr. John E. Richardson, Dr. Lynnette Mesina, and Dr. Noelle Ling. Our practice is nestled in the heart of Bryn Mawr, PA, serving not only this vibrant community but also the nearby locales of Villanova, Haverford, Wayne, Radnor, Newtown Square, Berwyn, and Devon. Each dentist brings a unique set of skills and a gentle touch to our practice, ensuring comprehensive care that lives up to our belief that "Your smile is a reflection of our care." Get to know our team and discover the personalized dental solutions we offer by visiting us today.

Meet the Doctors

Dr. John E. Richardson

Dr. Richardson has been setting the highest standards in dentistry for nearly 40 years. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of Pittsburgh in 1981, and his dental degree from the Temple University School of Dental Medicine in 1985. Dr. Richardson joined the practice in 1990 and has been offering beautiful smiles to his patients ever since. He is a third-generation dentist, with his grandfather starting his practice over 100 years ago in 1916 in Erie, PA. Dr. Richardson is an Invisalign Premier Provider and has been awarded the Top Dentist Award by Philadelphia Magazine each year from 2012 through 2024, as well as Main Line Today Top Dentist. Dr. Richardson is an active member in many leading dental organizations, including the American Dental Association, Pennsylvania Dental Association, American Academy of Facial Esthetics, American Academy of Cosmetic Orthodontics, Academy of sports Dentistry, and the International Association of Dental Traumatology.

Dr. Lynnette F. Mesina

Dr. Mesina has been serving her community as dentist for over a decade. She earned her dental degree at Temple University (where she graduated in the top 25% of her class) before completing a general practice residency at St. Barnabas Hospital in New York. Dr. Mesina joined Bryn Mawr Dental Health Group in 1997. She is passionate about dentistry and loves to make a difference in her patients' smiles, big or small. Dr. Mesina was named a Top Dentist by Main Line Today Magazine in 2010, 2013 and 2014. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and lives in Radnor with her husband, Paul, and their two sons, Colin and Zack.

Dr. Noelle Ling

Dr. Noelle Ling was born and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She earned her Bachelor’s degree at Smith College (Northampton, MA). She then attended the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine as a Dean’s Scholar. Her career continued at the Albert Einstein Medical Center in Philadelphia, where she completed a General Practice Residency.

Dr. Ling remains eternally grateful to her orthodontist, who changed her smile and inspired her path in life. She joined BMDHG in 2001 and has been recognized as a Top Dentist in Main Line Today magazine and Philadelphia magazine since 2012. She is a member of the Academy of General Dentistry and the American Dental Association. Dr. Ling lives in Philadelphia with her husband and their Glen of Imaal Terrier, Merry.

Beyond work, Dr. Ling enjoys food, travel and time with her family, preferably a combination of all three.

Want to schedule an appointment?

Visit Bryn Mawr Dental Health Group for top-quality dental care. Call us at (610) 525-4910 or stop by our office at 19 Morris Ave, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania 19010 to schedule your appointment. Whether you're seeking routine preventive care or require more complex dental work, we’re here to ensure that every visit is as comfortable and effective as possible.