Born and raised in Audubon, PA, Dr. Rava graduated from Methacton High School in 1983. He went on to receive his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Gettysburg College in 1987. While at Gettysburg College Dr. Rava studied at the Marine Biology Center in Bermuda for two semesters. He went on to graduate President of his class from University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine in 1991. After graduating dental school Dr. Rava set up his practice in Exton, Pa and expanded with a second office in Malvern in the summer of 2006.
Dr. Rava is a member of the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry and the Chester/Delaware County Dental Society. He has been named the Main Line Top Doc for Dentistry several years in a row. Dr. Rava resides in Glenmoore with his wife of 32 years Linda and their 3 children: Julianna, Joseph and Jonathan.
In his spare time Dr. Rava enjoys snowboarding, bee keeping, splitting firewood and fishing.