Dr. Richard Ekstein, DMD

Dr. Richard Ekstein, DMD

Prosthodontics  ·  
Male  ·  
Age 58
Dr. Richard Ekstein, DMD is a prosthodontics practitioner in North Arlington, NJ and has been practicing for 33 years. He graduated from UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School in 1985 and practices prosthodontics, orthodontics, and more.Read his story

312 Belleville Tpke

North Arlington, NJ 07031

Contact Information

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  • Delta Dental

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Dr. Ekstein's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Ekstein "It is simple: We do it right, the first time! "

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Ekstein "We are Smile Design Specialists and we welcome you to our practice,  where   "We Do It Right the First Time". 

 I like to meet every patient in our consultation room so that we may begin your journey with us in a relaxing environment. This gives us the opportunity to comfortably discuss your needs and goals. Allowing us to create a treatment plan that is the best choice for you emotionally and financially, but most of all to support your dental and overall health.

We incorporate many of dentistry's latest technologies and use only the highest quality labs to fabricate our customized crowns, veneers, & dentures, but the most important ingredient is my team!  Our Hygienists are always gentle and thorough. The front staff is always complimented on their friendliness and their ability to handle all aspects of patient care from scheduling to insurance filing. We will submit the proper paperwork and only have you pay your estimated patient share."

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11  Practice Areas

  • Prosthodontics
  • Cosmetic Dentistry
  • Dentistry
  • Emergency Dentistry
  • Minimally Invasive Dentistry
  • Neuromuscular Dentistry
  • Orthodontics
  • Reconstructive Dentistry
  • Sedation Dentistry
  • Sleep Medicine Dentistry
  • Sports Dentistry

18  Conditions Treated

  • Chipped Tooth
  • Dental Disorders
  • Edentulism
  • Gingivitis
  • Grinding of Teeth
  • Gum Disease
  • Misaligned Teeth
  • Sleep Apnea
  • Tempormandibular Joint Pain
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Abrasion
  • Tooth Abscess
  • Tooth Attrition
  • Tooth Decay
  • Tooth Demineralization
  • Tooth Discoloration
  • Tooth Loss
  • Toothache

21  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.


  • Fairleigh Dickinson University / School Of Dentistry
    Undergraduate School | Graduated 1981
  • UMDNJ New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated 1985
  • Graduate Prosthodontic Fairleigh Dickinson University
    Other Education | Completed 1989

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors

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Media & Publications

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Languages Spoken

  • English

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Dr. Ekstein's Reviews

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Dr. Ekstein'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
Dr. Ekstein Says:

To all of our wonderful patients that have taken their time to let others know about us, thank you!

As you know we are always happy to hear about your experiences with us and we are always here for you. If you need to reach us you may: call- 201-991-1228 or 844-Doctor-E or contact us through our website at smiledesignspecialist.com


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