Meet Dr. Pam
Dr. Pamela is a respected Diplomate of the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, and also an active member of the following prestigious organizations:
- The American Board of Pediatric Dentistry (ABPD)
- The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD)
- The American Dental Association (ADA)
- The New Jersey Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (NJAPD)
Dr. Pamela has been chosen by children and parents as New Jersey’s favorite kids’ doctor (NJ Family) in 2015 and 2016.
Dr. Pamela did her undergraduate training at Rutgers University, New Brunswick Campus. She earned her Doctor of Dental Medicine degree from Rutgers School of Dental Medicine (previously known as UMDNJ). She pursued her General Practice Residency training at Mountainside Hospital, Montclair and Interfaith Medical Center, Brooklyn.
Dr. Pamela’s love towards children and growing passion for pediatric dental care lead her to pursue the specialty program in Pediatric Dentistry. She completed her pediatric dental residency, as Chief Resident at Interfaith Medical Center. Dr. Pamela served as a role model to other dental residents via clinical judgment and patient management skills.
Dr. Pamela served as a Pediatric Dentist at the Interfaith Medical Center where she was a mentor to new dentists. She directly supervised the dental residents and participated in quality assurance and continuous quality improvement programs.
Dr. Pamela is currently the Section Chief for Pediatric Dental program at Hackensack UMC Mountainside Hospital. Among other duties, she is responsible for managing dental residents and recommends pediatric dental program improvements.
Dr. Pamela has extensive experience treating young children and adolescents, including those with special needs. She provides high standards of dental care and strives for all of her young patients to have a positive and stress-free experience.
Dr. Pamela is multilingual with fluency in Spanish and French and has the ability to communicate with her patients in their native languages. Dr. Pamela is a mother to two young children and is committed to treating each of her patients as her own. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, kids and Yorkie in the outdoors.