American Dental Center
1441 Morris Ave, Union, NJ 07083

General Dentists in Union

For a bright, beautiful, healthy smile, you need to practice proper oral hygiene, develop healthy dental habits, and make regular visits to a general dentist. For a better understanding of why these dentists are so important to the health of your smile, below are some answers to our patients’ most common questions about these dental experts.

What Does a General Dentist Do for Dental Patients?

These dentists perform a variety of general dentistry services to keep your teeth and gums healthy. While other dentists specialize in different areas of dentistry, these dental professionals provide a variety of general services to improve overall dental health for children, teens, and adults.

How Will These Dental Professionals Help Me?

A general dentist is dedicated to protecting and maintaining the health of your teeth and gums. These dentists perform all the procedures you need to maintain a healthy smile, such as cleanings, fillings, damage repair, and many treatments from routine to advanced.

Are There Many General Dentistry Services Available?

Yes, there are a variety of dental procedures designed to prevent and treat all kinds of dental problems for every age. Our practice offers this wide range of dental services.

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Dentures
  • Extractions
  • Oral Cancer Screening
  • Root Canal Therapy

When Do I Need to Visit a General Dentist Near Me?

Dental experts generally recommend going to a general dental office twice a year for cleanings and checkups. But every patient is different and how often you need to see a dentist is based on personal factors, such as your age and dental condition.

Is a Dental Visit Expensive?

Your cost is determined by any insurance coverage you have and the treatments performed by the dentist. At our practice, we understand that costs can be a concern, so please call us for more information about the price of your dental visit.

How Do I Schedule an Appointment at a General Family Dentistry Practice?

It’s as easy as one, two, three. One, call our office. Two, ask for an appointment. And three, tell us the times and dates you’re available so our staff can provide an appointment that suits your needs.

Will My Dentist Appointment Take a Lot of Time?

This depends on the procedures being performed. Appointments are usually over in an hour, but may be done in 30 minutes or may last for part of the day. Contact our office if your time is limited on the day of your appointment so we can try to accommodate your schedule.

How Should I Prepare Before Visiting a Dentist?

Going to a dentist general practice should be a calm and comfortable experience, as such little preparation is required. When you come to our office for your appointment, all we ask is that you arrive on time, have your insurance details handy, and be ready to inform us about your medical status. For patients that get nervous about the dentist, just make sure to tell our office staff right away so we can help ease any discomfort.

Do I Really Need Dental Visits?

Dental visits are essential for healthy teeth and gums. If you avoid seeing a dentist, you’re endangering your dental health and may pay the price in extensive, costly treatments required to repair the damage in the future. It’s smarter and simpler to simply protect your smile by seeing a dentist regularly. Please call our office to arrange an appointment right away.

Dentures

While your teeth can last a lifetime, the truth is that many people experience the loss of teeth because of decay or a mouth injury. When this happens, it is important to replace the lost teeth so that the remaining […]

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Extractions

Having a tooth pulled may not be pleasant, but it’s often necessary–either to make way for a permanent tooth, or when a tooth becomes infected, decayed, or otherwise jeopardizes your health. Our Union American Dental Center dentists provide affordable and […]

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Oral Cancer Screening

The National Cancer Institute estimates more than 40,000 new cases of oral cancer within the year. The sooner cancer is found, the better the odds of overcoming the disease become. Your Union dentist will perform the screening during your routine […]

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Oral Hygiene

Do you want to achieve optimal dental health? Your best course of action is to have great dental hygiene. However, there’s more to oral health than just caring for your teeth and gums at home. You must also visit your […]

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Root Canal Therapy

In many cases, a root canal, more appropriately called endodontic treatment, is the most effective way to save a tooth that has become decayed, infected, or traumatized in some way. Rather than extract the offending tooth, a root canal treatment […]

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Patient Reviews
Keshia is the best tech ever! Great hours!
Number O.
As usual, I received expert, compassionate care during my last visit to Am Dental Center. Special thanks to Karen, the ExRay specialist, and the Doctor and assistant who fixed my chipped tooth. […]
Robin C.
Staff is very professional and friendly appointments are kept close to the time they are set for Very happy with the quality of their work
Fredrick B.
Everything was so smooth upon check in. The staff is amazing especially Kiesha. She took the time to explain the procedure and was very patient when I asked questions. The facility is also very clean […]
Ruth O.
i have been going here for 20 yrs or more .Everyone is friendly and makes you feel,welcomed as soon as you walk into the door . I love everyone here and never once did I have a bad experience . I […]
Lorraine L.
My husband and I had appointments for 9:00 a.m. and 9:15 a.m. on August 30th, 2017. As soon as we walked in the Patient Administrator was very cordial and personable and confirmed the reason for our […]
Nancy M.
Keisha was very professional and friendly, clean practice techniques and knowledgeable of equipment and patient safety. Reasonable wait time to be seen and evaluated would highly recommend
Sonet T.
Very friendly, professional, clean office, professional receptionist, and overall all a nice experience. Dr. Lobaton-Palacios and Dr. Goldstein was the best! Explained all the procedures, didn’t […]
Marcus W.
Great. Friendly awesome
Ilidio S.
First visit was cool
Christian C.
I’ve been going here since I was a kid. Moved 45 min away and still come here because the service is just that great.
Byinnah L.
These people are the best ever. Very nice and extra competent. You’ll love them.
Wayne M.
Parking and late hours
Juanita C.
Great place. Especially not being a fan of the dentist, great staff and great environment!!!
Yancey E.
Great and fast service, been coming here for years
Devin S.
Great experience with very professional people at American dental. Looking forward to my next appointment.
Brenda B.
I’ve been a patient at American Dental for approximately 15 years. I’m happy I found this facility because I’ve have nothing but great experiences since I’ve been coming. Thank you!
Jasmine D.
Doctor Kwaituek was good. Always a pleasure and is helpful. Maria always does my cleaning too.
Nicholas J.
The Dr is very nice and knowledgeable He explained everything to me He wasn’t in a rush which is very important Thnks
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First time here and the way the staff treats you is great.
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Office Hours
Mon. – 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Tue. – 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Wed. – 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Thu. – 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
Fri. – Closed
Sat. – 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Sun. – Closed
Phone: (908) 280-0450
Fax: (908) 851-9079
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Office Hours
  • Monday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Tuesday 9:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Wednesday 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
  • Thursday 11:00 AM - 8:00 PM
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday 8:00 AM - 2:00 PM
  • Sunday Closed
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