Dr. Andrew Spector, DMD

Dr. Andrew Spector, DMD

Dentistry  ·  
Male  ·  
53 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Andrew Spector, DMD is a dentistry practitioner in Haworth, NJ and has been practicing for 28 years. He practices dentistry.Read his story

Gentle Dentistry

173 Terrace St

Haworth, NJ 07641
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Dr. Spector's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Spector "Dr. Spector's friendly and professional manner will help ease any concerns or nervousness you may have. He is very caring and provides a virtually pain-free approach to dental care. Dr. Spector has been voted a Top Dentist in NJ Magazine, New York Magazine, Bergen Health, and Life magazine year after year! Dr. Spector is a nationally renowned speaker and lecturer on new dental techniques and patient care. He has trained over 2,000 dentists on the latest techniques to enhance patient care. He is certified in the Hybridge Dental Implant technique for full mouth restoration. In addition, Dr. Spector is a certified instructor of CAD/CAM Dental Technology for Patterson Dental. Dr. Spector is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine. He finished a two year program in Full Mouth Rehabilitation and Surgical Restorative Implantology. He has served as Clinical Associate Professor at New York University, teaching surgical and prosthetic implantology. Dr. Spector is a graduate of the Americus Center for Aesthetic Dentistry. He is a Fellow of The Academy of General Dentistry and The International Congress of Oral Implantology Dr. Spector is married and has 3 sons. In his spare time, he is an avid guitarist, enjoys skiing and plays tennis. We are confident you will be in excellent hands when you choose Dr. Spector for your dental needs."
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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Spector "The team at Gentle Dentistry will provide exceptional care for you.  We constantly strive to accommodate all your dental needs in a comfortable and efficient manner."

1  Practice Areas

  • Dentistry

63  Conditions Treated

  • Abscess
  • Bad Taste in Mouth
  • Black Hairy Tongue
  • Bleeding Gums
  • Bone Loss
  • Broken Tooth
  • Burning Mouth Syndrome
  • Cancer of Floor of Mouth
  • Canker Sore
  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Chronic Periodontitis
  • Cold Sore
  • Cosmetic Conditions
  • Cosmetic Peridontal Problems
  • Cracked Tooth
  • Crooked Teeth
  • Dental Crowding
  • Dental Disorders
  • Dental Injury
  • Dry Mouth
  • Dry Tooth Socket
  • Excessive Tooth Wear
  • Gaps Between Teeth
  • Geographic Tongue
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Gummy Smile (Oversized Gingiva)
  • Halitosis
  • Lockjaw
  • Loose Teeth
  • Misshapen Teeth
  • Mouth Conditions
  • Mouth Lesions
  • Mouth Ulcer
  • Oral Infection
  • Orofacial Pain
  • Periodontitis
  • Plaque
  • Postoperative Pain
  • Receding Gums
  • Sensitive Teeth
  • Soft Tissue Infection
  • Stained Teeth
  • Swollen Gums
  • Tartar Buildup
  • Teething
  • Tender Gums
  • Thumb Sucking
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Avulsion
  • Tooth Damage
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Displacement
  • Tooth Loss
  • Tooth Malformation
  • Toothache
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31  Procedures

Background Check

0 Malpractice Claims

No malpractice history found for New Jersey.

0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


  • Syracuse University, B.S. Psychology,
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1986
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Dental Medicine - D.M.D.
    Medical School | Graduated 1990
  • CME - Aesthetic Dentistry - Americus Center
    Other Education | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Top Dentist in Life Magazine, 2017
  • Top Dentist in New York Magazine, 2017
  • Top Dentist at Bergen Health, 2017
  • Top Dentist in NJ Magazine, 2017
Media & Publications

Dr. Spector has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Italian
  • Russian
  • Spanish

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • International Congress of Oral Implantology, Fellow
  • The Academy of General Dentistry, Fellow

Dr. Spector's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Spector to family and friends
82 total reviews (67 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (82)

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  • 1

Dr. Spector's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    Under 10 minutes

Patient Comments (67)

Dr Specter is excellent and so is everyone in office. Very high tech and takes time to do a good job.
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Staff is alway wonderful and dr Spector is great
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Dr. Spector and the office staff are amazing!
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My family has been receiving stellar care and attention from Dr. Spector and the entire staff at Gentle Dentistry for almost 10 years. The office is immaculate and all of their equipment is state of the art. It’s amazing to have a place where not only do you feel comfortable going to, but truly...more
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He is very professional and expresses personal patient concerns in many ways
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