About the Doctors
JEFFREY G. MINCHAU D.D.S., M.S.
Dr. Minchau grew up in Johnstown, PA. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Pittsburgh at Johnstown in 1996 and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from West Virginia University in 2000. Following graduation, Dr. Minchau practiced general dentistry in Johnstown for two years. He then completed his post-doctoral specialty program in endodontics at WVU in 2004.
Dr. Minchau is a professional member of the Monongalia Valley Dental Society, Allegheny & Garrett County Dental Society, the WV Dental Association (where he has served on the executive council), the American Dental Association, and the American Association of Endodontists.
In his free time, Jeff enjoys staying active with his family and friends. Some of his favorite hobbies include playing golf, stand-up paddle-boarding, and boating on our amazing local lakes.
Jeff married his wife Beth, a family nurse practitioner and Morgantown native, in 2000. They have two sons, Owen and Ryan, and a daughter Sara – the main reason for his grey hair!
KENT A. MCBRIDE D.D.S., M.S.
Dr. McBride was raised in Petersburg, WV. He received his undergraduate degree from West Virginia University in 2001, his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from West Virginia University in 2005, and then completed his post-doctoral specialty training in endodontics at WVU in 2007.
During residency, Dr. McBride practiced as a general dentist in West Virginia and Pennsylvania. He is a member of the Monongalia Valley Dental Society, WV Dental Association, the American Dental Association, and the American Association of Endodontists.
Kent enjoys skiing, golfing, and hunting; he is also a member of CrossFit Morgantown. Kent and his lovely wife, Sarah, have two little boys Cole (born in 2013), and Cooper (born in 2015).
SPENCER R. STILES D.D.S., M.S.
Dr. Stiles is from Kimberly, WV – a small town in the western end of Monongalia County. He received his undergraduate BS degree from WVU in Forensic Identification and chose to pursue dentistry after completing an internship with a forensic dentist. Dr. Stiles graduated from the WVU School of Dentistry in 2008, and went on to obtain his postdoctoral specialty degree in Endodontics from WVU in 2010.
Spencer married his high-school sweetheart, Bethanie, in 2006, and they had a son, Henley, in 2009. In 2013, they had their second son, Challen, and on Spencer’s birthday (April 29th) of 2016 they had a daughter, Briston.
DR. SEAN M. HORAN D.D.S., M.S.
Dr. Horan grew up in Wheeling, WV. He received his undergraduate degree from Susquehanna University in Selinsgrove, PA in 2009 and his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from West Virginia University in 2013. Following dental school, he completed a one year advanced education in general dentistry residency in Cincinnati, OH and worked as a general dentist in Steubenville, OH the following year. Dr. Horan completed his post-doctoral specialty training in endodontics at WVU in 2017.
Sean is a member of the American Dental Association and the American Association of Endodontists. He met his wife, MacKenzie, in dental school, and they have been married since 2015. Sean enjoys hiking, golfing, playing soccer, going to Mountaineer games, and hanging out with his wife and dog, Graham.
DR. CATHERINE E. CONNOR D.D.S., M.S.
Dr. Connor is originally from Mt. Pleasant, Ohio. She has lived in Morgantown, W.V. since 1980. Dr. Connor attended Ohio University for her undergraduate degree; and received both her Doctor of Dental Surgery and Master of Science degree in Dentistry from West Virginia University. Prior to establishing a full-time endodontics practice in Bridgeport, Dr. Connor worked as an Assistant Professor at West Virginia University.
Her and her husband Robert both have a daughter named Elizabeth. She also has her piloting license and enjoys any airtime she can get. She also loves being outdoors, walking, jogging, and spending time at the gym.