Dr. Jay Sher, DDS

Dr. Jay Sher, DDS

Family Dentistry  |  
Male  |  
Age 67
(17)
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Dr. Sher prides himself on helping patients feel and look their best by providing the finest dental care with the latest technology. Whether a routine dental visit or a cosmetic procedure, Dr. Sher treats each patient with individual attention to achieve great looking and long lasting results. He earned his dental degree at Columbia University School of Dental Medicine where he was class president, editor of the school newspaper, co-editor of the yearbook and recipient of the Alumni Award. For his undergraduate education, Dr. Sher graduated Cum Laude from the University of Connecticut with the ECAC scholar-athlete award. Dr. Sher has lectured on a variety of topics both nationally and internationally and authored or coautored dozens of articles that have appeared in dental journals. In addition, Dr. Sher has contributed a chapter for a dental implant textbook and holds a patent for an implant placement device. He is a trusted attending at the Beth Israel Hospital in Newark where he often lectures the 13 dental residents on a variety of topics. Dr. Sher has been recognized numerous times for his excellence in his field. He has been appointed as a consulting expert by the NJ State Board of Dentistry for his professional opinion to determine the validity of patient complaints brought before the board. Dr. Sher has been listed in "America's Cosmetic Doctors and Dentists" and "America's Top Doctors" as well as being listed in the "Guide to America's Top Dentists". In addition to honors bestowed upon him, Dr. Sher is an active member of professional dental associations including the American Dental Association, American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the New Jersey Dental Association, and the Essex County Dental Society where he is a past president. He is a fellow of the American College of Dentists, Fellow of the Academy of General Dentistry, Certified by the Academy of Laser Dentistry and active with the New Jersey Sleep Society. Most importantly, Dr. Sher enjoys spending time with his family. He adores has wife Geri and his three daughters Lauren, Alyssa, Emily, his sons-in-law Jaret and Michael and his much treasured grandchildren Jordan and Scarlett.

154 S Livingston Ave Ste 104

Livingston, NJ 07039

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  • Aetna
  • Delta Dental
  • MetLife

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Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Sher "Dr. Jay Sher and his exceptional staff are proud to be part of a high quality cosmetic and restorative practice. We offer a full range of general dentistry services to provide you with the finest professional care available with all the latest technological advances. Our office motto says it all, "We are all about patient care." This is our desire to make your office visit as easy and relaxed as possible. We strive to make all of our patients feel comfortable with 5 star treatment.every day!"

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Practice Areas

  • Family Dentistry
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Endodontics
  • Implant Dentistry
  • Laser Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Prosthodontics
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Conditions Treated

  • Cavity
  • Chipped Tooth
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache
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Procedures

  • Composite Fillings
  • Dental Bonding
  • Dental Bridge
  • Dental Crown
  • Dental Onlay
  • Denture Repair
  • Lower Dentures
  • Porcelain Veneers
  • Restoration of Dental Implants
  • Root Canal
  • Root Planing
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction
  • Teeth Scaling
  • Teeth Whitening
  • Upper Dentures

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.

Education

  • University Of Connecticut
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1972
  • Columbia University / College Of Dental Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated 1976
  • Brookdale Hopsital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1977
  • Brookdale Hospital Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978
  • Fellowship In Oral Implantology
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed 1978

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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Dr. Sher's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Sher to family and friends
4.5
based on 17 total reviews
Dr. Sher's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    EXCELLENT
  • Explains condition(s) well
    EXCELLENT
  • Answers Questions
    EXCELLENT
  • Time well spent
    EXCELLENT
Office & Staff Performance
  • Scheduling
    EXCELLENT
  • Office environment
    EXCELLENT
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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  • Aetna
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Hospitals where Dr. Sher has admitting privileges

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
201 Lyons Ave
Newark, NJ 07112
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