We are happy to announce that we are reopening our office for all dental procedures on June 1st. Our community has been through a lot over the last few months, and all of us are looking forward to resuming our normal habits and routines.
While many things have changed, one thing has remained the same: Our Commitment to Your Safety.
We have taken every step possible to ensure our patients and team are safe. In addition to all the recommended precautions from the U.S. Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), OSHA and the ADA, we invested in new equipment, protocols and training programs to massively reduce the risk of disease transmission to both staff & patients. No expense was spared for safety!
Important Safety Changes:
During Dental Treatment:
We look forward to seeing you again and are happy to answer any questions you may have about the steps we take to keep you, and every patient, safe in our practice.
When it comes to the health and appearance of your smile, you can rely on the office of Metuchen Dental Group for the highest quality of care. We provide skilled, experienced treatment and offer a comprehensive range of services designed to meet the needs of every member of your family.
Our goal is for every patient to enjoy the benefits of a healthy and beautiful smile. With a professional team that is trained and proficient in all areas of general, family, cosmetic, and implant dentistry, we’re well equipped to treat patients of all ages. Whether it’s helping children establish a strong foundation for a lifetime of good oral health, performing cosmetic smile makeovers, restoring damaged teeth, or rebuilding smiles with dental implants, patients can rely on our office for all their family’s dental needs.
At Metuchen Dental Group, we’ve established a reputation for excellence by consistently providing exemplary patient care and achieving healthy, attractive, and long-lasting treatment outcomes. With patient care and comfort as our top priority, we offer the latest dental technology and leading-edge methods of care, including mercury-free restorations, all-ceramic crowns, digital scanning and low dose x-rays, laser dentistry, and orthodontic treatment with Invisalign®.
Conveniently located and offering ample parking, our office is open six days a week with early morning and evening appointments available. Emergencies are given same-day appointments, and walk-ins are welcome.
For information on the insurance plans we accept, as well as our Healthy Smiles Membership plan; you can visit the financial information page, or give us a call to speak to a friendly member of our office team.
Alan Kaplan, DDS, the senior doctor of Metuchen Dental Group, graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree from Muhlenberg College in Allentown, PA. He earned his degree in Dental Surgery at Georgetown University School for Dental Medicine prior to completing his general practice residency at JFK Hospital in Edison, NJ, in 1988. His specialty is general and cosmetic dentistry.Read More
Alex Shalman, DDS, an associate of Metuchen Dental Group, graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ, and completed a Master of Science degree from the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. Dr. Shalman went on to earn his Doctor of Dental Surgery degree from New York University College of Dentistry with Honors in Aesthetic Dentistry. In addition, he has completed the two year Postgraduate Dental Implant Program at New York University College of Dentistry.Read More
Dr. Arkady Khaykin received his MBS & BA in Oral Biology/Biological Sciences from Rutgers University and his DDS from New York University-College of Dentistry. Upon graduation, he completed a general dentistry residency program at Monmouth Medical Center. He works in all phases of general and cosmetic dentistry while employing the most state of the art techniques to ensure his patients the most up to date comprehensive care in dentistry.Read More
Dr. Rishi I. Nijhawan, born and raised in New Jersey, has been a resident of Branchburg for the past 20 years. Being inspired by his orthodontist as a child, he pursued his interest in dentistry by going to the New Jersey Institute of Technology‘s 7-Year Accelerated Dental Program. After being a part of the Albert Dorman Honors College, where he received a bachelor’s degree in engineering science in only three years, he subsequently received his Doctorate of Dental Medicine from The University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, becoming the youngest dentist in his graduating class.Read More
Born and raised in New Jersey, Dr. Sapan A. Parikh attended Fairleigh Dickinson University, the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (UMDNJ). From an early age, Dr. Parikh knew he wanted to pursue a career in dentistry. It was during his senior year at Bridgewater-RaritanHigh School that his aspirations started to become a reality. He was accepted into the accelerated seven-year dental program at Fairleigh Dickinson University and the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey. After just three years, Dr. Parikh graduated summa cum laude from Fairleigh Dickinson University.Read More
Dr. Lee is a board-certified periodontist, with training in the most modern dental implant and regenerative hard and soft tissue techniques, as well as periodontal disease treatment. Dr. Lee has training in treatment-planning and full-mouth rehabilitation, and is also involved in computer-guided implant dentistry.Read More
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We hope to see you again soon!