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I would like to thank my Garwood patients who participated in the photoshoot. Without your help, this website would not have been possible.

~ My sincerest gratitude,
Dentist Thomas G. Santora

Making Patients Smile For Over 40 Years!

Expert Dental Care from One of Garwood's Best Dentists

Families and young professionals living in Garwood, NJ, enjoy its small-town vibe. From North Avenue and Center Street to Hickory Avenue, Pine Avenue, Myrtle Avenue and Fourth Avenue, the close-knit community of approximately 4,000 Garwood residents enjoy conveniences like an excellent school system, recreation programs, a full range of public services, and top-notch healthcare providers. When you need a dentist in Garwood, choose a skilled and trusted professional who practices advanced dentistry by expertly blending traditional methods with proven state-of-the-art technology and procedures.

Dental History in Garwood, New Jersey

For over four decades, Dr. Santora has been providing expert family dentistry to the Garwood community. Families whose children attend Lincoln Franklin Elementary, Washington School, and Arthur L. Johnson High School , and who enjoy Unami Park, Gumbert Park and the Garwood Sports and Recreation Complex depend on Dr. Santora to provide them with outstanding dental care. As recently as 2016, Dr. Santora has been elected as a "New Jersey Best Dentist" from among thousands of local dentists. Dr. Santora always refreshes his skills, keeping apprised of the latest advances in dental science through both continuing education and immersion in the dental community. He teaches at both New York University College of Dentistry's Aesthetic Dentistry Program and the Vizstara Institute for Dental Implantology in Englewood Cliffs, NJ. Dr. Santora provides to his Cranford patients a wide range of services that include routine family dental care as well as advanced dental procedures in adult dentistry. Dr. Santora will make you feel at ease by providing you with the best treatment options available and thoroughly explaining each choice to you.

General Dentistry for the Whole Family

From preventative oral health exams to emergency dental care, Dr. Santora will provide you and your family with a multitude of quality dental services. Some of the services Dr. Santora provides include the following:

Family Dental Care

  • Teeth Cleanings
  • Oral Health Examinations
  • Baby's First Dental Visit / Children's Routine Dental Care
  • Emergency Dental Care

Treatment of Dental Problems

  • Fillings
  • Tooth Extractions
  • Root Canal
  • Implant Therapy

Cosmetic Dentistry to Enhance Your Smile

For decades, patients have been experiencing improved oral health and increased confidence as a result of Dr. Santora's Smile Design services. From teeth whitening to bonding, porcelain veneers and dental crowns, Dr. Santora is at the forefront of cosmetic dentistry, providing his patients with the most durable, safe and aesthetically pleasing products and techniques:

  • Teeth Whitening
  • Bonding
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Dental Crowns
  • Bridges

Expertly Positioned Dental Implants

You want your smile to look natural after you've received a dental implant and crown. That's why the placement of your implant needs to be carefully planned and expertly performed. Dr. Santora approaches dental implant placement as a restoratively driven process that begins with a plan of how your resulting smile will look. His years of experience of restorative dental crown placement, his advanced implantology training, and his ongoing immersion in the field as a teacher at both NYU Dental School and Visztara Institute for Dental Implantology have uniquely positioned Dr. Santora to use specialized implant techniques to provide you with a natural-looking result.

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Why Residents of Garwood Choose Dr. Santora to Safeguard Their Dental Health

1. Thorough Dental Care

Dr. Santora carefully evaluates his patients' dental health, providing them with thorough oral health exams and recommending preventative measures to minimize potential issues. He sets his Garwood patients at ease by thoroughly explaining all of their treatment options and his recommendations.

2. Expertise and Experience

Dr. Santora is dedicated to maintaining leading-edge dental skills. He regularly participates in continuing education and is also an instructor at both the NYU Dental School and Vizstara Institute for Dental Implantology. Dr. Santora's commitment to continually updating his skills and knowledge enables him to use the most advanced techniques and equipment that have been proven effective in dental diagnostics and care. His expertise, combined with over four decades of dentistry experience, allows Dr. Santora to select the most appropriate treatments for each of his Garwood patients.

3. State-of-the-Art Equipment and Procedures

Dr. Santora keeps current on the most recent advances in dental technology and their success rates in practical applications. He uses only the newest dental procedures and equipment that have been proven to be safe and effective.

4. Safe, Durable Materials

Dr. Santora sources ceramics and other restorative dental materials exclusively from the most established, trustworthy laboratories so that his Garwood patients can be sure that only the safest, most durable substances are placed in their mouths.

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Smile Again with Dentist Thomas G. Santora and his Dental Team!

Dr. Santora's ability to blend well-tested modern technology with decades of experience has earned a reputation as a skillful, trustworthy Garwood dentist. His comprehensive preventative care procedures, expert diagnostic skills, and state-of-the-art treatment techniques make Dr. Santora the best dentist in Garwood for you and your family.

Need an appointment or more info?

Call (908) 245-1012 or email us drsantora@smilesbysantora.com to find out how we can help you have a healthy smile!

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