Dr. Daniel Cohen
Dr. Daniel Cohen received his bachelor’s degree from Georgetown University and his dental degree from the University of Maryland Dental School. Dr. Dan then completed a General Practice Residency at Monmouth Medical Center and a Pediatric Dental Residency at Lutheran Medical Center, where he served as Chief Resident. He truly enjoys teaching and serves as a mentor to many dental students and new dentists in the field of pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Dan is a friendly, compassionate, Board Certified pediatric dentist who strives to mold children’s behaviors and develop proper attitudes toward dental hygiene. He understands the significance of communication with both parents and children in order to create a comfortable, relaxed environment and a great experience for every child. He takes pride in serving as a “dental coach” to his young patients and parents, and in the process changing their perceptions about dentistry. There is no greater feeling for him than to receive a hug from a smiling patient.
Dr. Dan supports the belief of The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Academy of Pediatrics that children should be evaluated by a Pediatric Dentist by one year of age. This is important for educating parents about the significance of appropriate reduction of bottle feeding, fluoride supplementation, and proper hygiene/diet considerations. This visit also serves to establish a growing relationship between your child, family and Dr. Dan.
He is very active in the community as he volunteers his time every year to Give Kids a Smile, an organization that provides free dental care for underprivileged children. He also makes dental presentations throughout the year to local preschools and daycares. In his spare time, Dr. Dan enjoys working out, cheering on the Yankees and Giants, and spending time with his family. He has had the opportunity to coach athletes for various Special Olympic competitions in the past. He is a New Jersey native, and he currently lives in Bergen County with his wife, Lauren and their daughters Hayley and Brooke.
Dr. Dan is a member of the following organizations:
- American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry
- American Dental Association
- Bergen County Dental Association
- American Board of Pediatric Dentistry
Dr. Cohen was featured in the Incisal Edge Magazine as one of the Top 40 dentists under 40 in the United States! Click here to view the article!
Dr. Paul Zeylikman "Dr. Z"
Dr. Paul Zeylikman, Dr. “Z”, graduated from SUNY Stony Brook for undergrad and Tufts University Dental School. He then went on to complete a general practice residency at Jamaica Medical Center and Lutheran Medical Center for his advanced degree in pediatric dentistry.
A self-proclaimed “big kid”, Dr. “Z” enjoys establishing a solid rapport with each child before his or her visit begins. He strongly believes in education for both child and parent on preventative dentistry and oral hygiene in order to achieve the best possible results. Having a child feel at ease in his chair is one of Dr. Z’s strongest skills, as he understands the importance of making each patient comfortable with both the doctor and the treatment provided.
Dr. “Z” is an active member of the AAPD and as a member, he has had the opportunity to lobby for children’s medical and dental coverage in Washington D.C. After immigrating to the United States from Russia, Dr. “Z” grew up in Brooklyn where he still resides. He enjoys playing basketball, skiing, traveling and watching the Knicks, Rangers, or Giants in action.
Dr. Camille Fineza
Dr. Camille Fineza received her bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University and a master’s degree from Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences. After receiving her dental degree from New York University College of Dentistry, she then went on to complete an additional two years at New York University College of Dentistry for an advanced degree in pediatric dentistry.
Dr. Camille remembers what it was like being a nervous patient in the dental chair. She strives to make sure that at every appointment both the patient and the parents are put at ease with her patient and calm demeanor. She believes that focusing on the education about the importance of oral hygiene and preventative measures is most important. Dr. Camille tries to make every visit personable, and enjoys building a strong foundation with the patients and their families to work towards their overall health and well being.
Being given the opportunity to provide comprehensive dental care to patients as far as Kathmandu, Nepal, to Machias, Maine, this Bergen County native is excited to provide dental care to the area she grew up in. She is an active member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and American Dental Association. In her free time, Dr. Camille enjoys hiking, reading, traveling, and spending time with her fiancé, large family, and friends.
Dr. Anna Bak
Dr. Anna Bak received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania. She earned her dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine where she graduated as the valedictorian and was recognized with numerous academic awards including the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Predoctoral Student Award. She then completed specialty training in pediatric dentistry at Yale-New Haven Hospital where she served as chief resident.
Dr. Anna believes in evidence-based research as the foundation for every recommendation, tailored to the unique and individual needs of each child. She is committed to high quality care delivered through a fun, comfortable dental visit. She strongly believes in the value of patience and time as key to building a relationship with each patient and family.
Dr. Anna is a member of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association. A lifetime resident in different cities throughout the Northeast, she now resides in New York City. In her free time, she enjoys running, hiking, baking, and DIY arts & crafts projects.
Dr. Himank Gupta
Dr. Gupta grew up in Connecticut and earned his Bachelor of Science from the University of Connecticut. He received his dental degree (DMD) at the University of Connecticut and completed his three-year orthodontic residency with a Masters in Dental Science from the UConn Health Center in Farmington, CT.
Dr. Gupta is known for his warm and gentle approach towards his patients and their parents. He is passionate about creating beautiful smiles for both children and adults and establishing a great relationship in the process. He treats each and every one of his patients like family.
He currently lives in Brooklyn with his wife Tejal, who is a physician. Dr. Gupta enjoys hiking, running, and reading books in his free time!
Dr. Gupta is actively involved in writing Wikipedia articles about Orthodontics. He is currently the world’s leading editor on Wikipedia about the Orthodontic field!
Dr. Gupta has completed 3 half-marathons. His goal is to become the youngest Indian to run a full marathon on all 7 continents!