Finding Providers
loading

We found 423 dentists who accept Blue Advantage Silver HMO 003 near Cresskill, NJ.

Richard Alan Kraut
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
111 East 210th Street; Centennial Building
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Richard Kraut is an oral surgeon in Bronx, NY. Dr. Kraut has received a 3.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. He trained at Fitzsimons Army Medical Center and Brooke Army Medical Center for residency. He is professionally affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center.

Read more

Clinical interests: Maxillofacial Surgery

No Photo
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
2600 Netherland Avenue; #109
Riverdale, NY
 

Dr. James Su's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. In addition to English, Dr. Su (or staff) speaks Mandarin and Spanish. His training includes a residency program at Long Island Jewish Medical Center. Patients gave him an average rating of 4.0 stars out of 5. Dr. Su honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. His practice is open to new patients.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
3444 Kossuth Avenue
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Jairo Bastidas, who practices in Bronx, NY, is a medical specialist in oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Bastidas is affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center. He completed his residency training at Woodhull Medical Center. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more.

Read more
Herbert Daniel Benkel
Specializes in Endodontics
80 Grand Avenue
River Edge, NJ
 

Dr. Herbert Benkel's area of specialization is endodontics (root canal treatment). He has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. Dr. Benkel is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. His training includes a residency program at NYU Langone Medical Center. In addition to English, he speaks Spanish.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Orthodontics
3332 Rochambeau Avenue
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Michael Arvystas practices orthodontics (braces). He is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers. For his residency, Dr. Arvystas trained at a hospital affiliated with Columbia University and a hospital affiliated with Albert Einstein College of Medicine. Dr. Arvystas's hospital/clinic affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center and Saint Barnabas Medical Center.

Read more
Benjamin R Kur
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
111 East 210th Street
Bronx, NY
 

Dr. Benjamin Kur works as an oral and maxillofacial surgeon in Bronx, NY, Bellmore, NY, and Hawthorne, NY. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Montefiore Medical Center, Phelps Memorial Hospital Center, and Phelps Memorial Hospital Association. For his professional training, Dr. Kur completed a residency program at Montefiore Medical Center. His patients gave him an average rating of 2.0 out of 5 stars. Dr. Kur is in-network for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, as well as other insurance carriers.

Read more
Steven Michael Moss
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Old Hook Road; East Building Suite 202
Westwood, NJ
 

Dr. Steven Moss' specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. Dr. Moss completed his residency training at a hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze. He is professionally affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Old Hook Road; East Building Suite #202
Westwood, NJ
 

Dr. Chang Han practices oral and maxillofacial surgery. His education and training includes medical school at Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. These areas are among his clinical interests: oral surgery, temporomandibular joint disorder (TMJ), and dental implant surgery. Dr. Han is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He is professionally affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center.

Read more

Clinical interests: Surgical Procedures, Oral Surgery, Dental Implant Surgery, Temporomandibular Joint Disorder

Hospitals affiliated with provider +
No Photo
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology, Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
270 Spring Valley Road
Paramus, NJ
 

Dr. Robert Defalco is an oral and maxillofacial pathologist and oral surgeon in Paramus, NJ. He trained at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center for his residency. Dr. Defalco's areas of expertise include the following: cleft lip and palate and jaw surgery. Patients rated him highly, giving him an average of 5.0 stars out of 5. He honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. Dr. Defalco is professionally affiliated with St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center and St. Joseph's Health System.

Read more

Clinical interests: Cleft Lip and Palate, Jaw Surgery

Dr. Jason Diamond, MD
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
250 Old Hook Road; East Building Suite #202
Westwood, NJ
 

Dr. Jason Diamond sees patients in Hackensack, NJ and Westwood, NJ. His medical specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. He attended medical school at Mount Sinai School of Medicine. For his professional training, Dr. Diamond completed a residency program at Mount Sinai Medical Center. Patients rated Dr. Diamond highly, giving him an average of 4.0 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze.

Read more
Dr. Vincent Peter Novelli, MD
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
920 Main Street
Hackensack, NJ
 

Dr. Vincent Novelli sees patients in Hackensack, NJ. His medical specialty is oral and maxillofacial surgery. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before performing his residency at Mount Sinai Medical Center, Dr. Novelli attended Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Tufts University School of Medicine. Dr. Novelli is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
949 Spring Valley Road
Maywood, NJ
 

Dr. Michael Costello's area of specialization is oral and maxillofacial surgery. His average rating from his patients is 4.5 stars out of 5. He is an in-network provider for Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and more. For his residency, Dr. Costello trained at Lincoln Medical and Mental Health Center. He is affiliated with Valley Health System.

Read more
Jason Michael Auerbach
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
333 Old Hook Road; Suite 100
Westwood, NJ
 

Dr. Jason Auerbach is an oral and maxillofacial surgeon. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Valley Health System and Hackensack University Medical Center. For his professional training, Dr. Auerbach completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with SUNY Downstate Medical Center. His patients gave him an average rating of 4.5 out of 5 stars. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more
Thomas B Allen
Specializes in Endodontics
80 Grand Avenue
River Edge, NJ
 

Dr. Thomas Allen specializes in endodontics (root canal treatment). Dr. Allen is affiliated with Hackensack University Medical Center. He accepts Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers. He trained at New York-Presbyterian Hospital for his residency.

Read more
Staci Bockstein Frankowitz
Specializes in Orthodontics
101 Cedar Lane
Teaneck, NJ
 

Dr. Staci Frankowitz specializes in orthodontics (braces). Her average rating from her patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. She honors Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, in addition to other insurance carriers.

Read more
No Photo
Specializes in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
300 Knickerbocker Road; Suite 2000
Cresskill, NJ
 

Dr. Doron Ringler is an oral surgeon. His education and training includes medical school at Boston University School of Medicine and Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons and residency at New York-Presbyterian Hospital and Columbia University Medical Center. He is especially interested in dental procedures. Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Blue Choice, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze are among the insurance carriers that Dr. Ringler honors.

Read more

Clinical interests: Dental Procedures

Conditions / Treatments

Gender

Insurance

New Patients

Medicare Patient Age

Medicare Patient Conditions

Medicare Patient Ethnicity

Medicare Patient Gender

Medicare Patient Insurance Eligibility

Additional Information

Distinctions

Foreign Language

Research

Online Communication

Patient Demographic

Practice Affiliation

Certifications

Credentials

Dental School

Fellowship

Medical School

Residency

Specialty

Years Since Graduation

What is Dentistry?

A dentist provides oral (mouth) health care, ranging from routine cleanings all the way to oral surgery. Dentistry is about more than just teeth: dentists also care for a patient’s jaw, tongue, lips, and salivary glands; they even check for signs of disease in the head and neck.

A dentist has a number of jobs they perform to keep their patients healthy. They examine areas inside and around the mouth to look for unusual lumps or swelling that could indicate a problem, and they take biopsies if needed. They educate their patients not only about the daily care of their teeth and gums, but also about proper nutrition and not using tobacco. Of course, teeth are their main focus, and dentists know how to treat them right. A dentist can clean, repair, remove, replace, or reposition teeth in order to prevent and treat disease.

Some disorders of the mouth and teeth require special treatment and surgery. Although a general dentist can perform minor surgical procedures such as tooth extractions, when it comes to more specialized oral care, there are dentists who have chosen to focus their education and experience in certain areas. These subspecialties include:
  • Endodontics, the specialty that focuses on the pulp and nerves inside the tooth (endodontists often perform root canals)
  • Pediatric Dentistry, which is dental care specifically tailored towards children
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, which deals with surgery of the jaws and lower face; this can include everything from trauma after an accident to removal of wisdom teeth
  • Prosthodontics, the specialty of replacing missing teeth or bone within the mouth with prosthetics, or manufactured parts
  • Orthodontics, which involves aligning the teeth and shaping the jaw using braces

The health of the mouth can be a strong indicator of overall health. Dentists teach you how to take good care of your teeth, and they keep your mouth healthy and comfortable.