Periodontics

Faculty Practice

RBHS-Periodontal Group
The Center for Dental and Oral Health
90 Bergen Street
Suite 7700
Newark, New Jersey 07103
(973) 972-2444

HOURS OF OPERATION

Monday

8:00 - 5:00

Tuesday

8:00 - 5:00

Wednesday

8:00 - 5:00

Thursday

8:00 - 6:00

Friday

8:00 - 1:00

In conjunction with the faculty practice of Rutgers School of Dental Medicine, RBHS-Periodontal Group comprises the private practice of the full time faculty members in the Department of Periodontics.  It is the largest university based periodontal practice providing care for the State of New Jersey. Our faculty provides full scope periodontal/implant care, including, but not limited to:

  • Treatment of gum disease

  • Maintenance of oral function by preserving teeth

  • Treatment of oral malodor

  • Reconstruction and maintenance of healthy gum

  • Gum-related esthetic dentistry. Correction of gum recession.

  • Oral rehabilitation with dental implants and associated bone grafting

  • Preparation of gum for crown and denture fabrication (pre prosthetic surgery)

  • Stabilization of loose teeth

Faculty

Harry K. Zohn
Clinical Associate Professor
D.M.D., University of Pittsburgh
Residency Training:
Certificate in Periodontics, University of Pennsylvania

Michael J. Deasy
Professor
BDS - University College, National University, Dublin, Ireland
DMD - University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
MDS - University College, National University, Dublin, Ireland
MS - University of Rochester, Rochester, NY
Residency Training: Certificate in Periodontics, Eastman Dental Center, University of Rochester, NY

Barry Simon
Professor
DDS - Fairleigh Dickinson University
MSD - Boston University
Residency Training: Certificate in Periodontics, Boston University

Kuang-min Chang
Associate Professor
BDS - National Taiwan University, School of Dentistry
DMD - University of Alabama School of Dentistry
Ph.D. - State University of New York at Stony Brook
Residency Training: Certificate in Periodontics, Loyola University in Chicago

Insurance: Multiple plans accepted, will provide out of network services for plans not accepted

For Your Convenience and Safety

The Center for Dental and Oral Health is located on the seventh floor of the Doctors Office Center (DOC)., based at RBHS- University Hospital, in Newark, NJ.  The DOC is a modern eight-floor medical/dental facility equipped with state-of-the art equipment and employs medical and dental professionals who are specialists within their fields. The DOC offers our patients with the convenient opportunity to meet all of their families medical and dental needs within one building.   

Directions

Garden State Parkway North and South
Garden State Parkway to Exit 145 to I-280 East. Stay left to exit at First Street. Turn right on First Street and continue across West Market Street where First Street becomes Bergen Street. Follow parking directions below.

NJ Turnpike North or South
Take exit 15W to I-280 to Orange St./6th Street exit. Make the first right onto Orange Street, proceed one block to First Street. Turn right and proceed about half a mile to West Market Street, where First Street becomes Bergen Street. Follow parking directions below.

From Route 78, East or West
(From Newark International Airport, use Route 78 Westbound):
Take Exit 56 and turn left at the second light onto West Bigelow. Go about 3/10 mile and turn right onto Bergen St. Proceed about 1.5 miles to South Orange Ave.

For metered parking in Lot 1, turn right onto South Orange Ave. and take first left into the University Complex.

Parking

A secure, attended parking garage for 1,000 cars is directly adjacent to the Doctors Office Center with reserved parking for visitors. As a convenience to our patients the Center for Dental and Oral Health provides parking validation for each appointment.