Dr. Richard P. Szumita, DDS

Dr. Richard P. Szumita, DDS


Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery | Male | 52 years old

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Richard P Szumita is a Dentist practicing in Little Falls, NJ Hospital Affiliations St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center ...Read more

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Dr. Szumita and his office are wonderful. I had surgery and they were all very pleasant and caring. Dr. Szumita explains everything that's being done and has a gentle manner in treating his patients.
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Richard P Szumita is a Dentist practicing in Little Falls, NJ

Hospital Affiliations

  • St. Joseph's Regional Medical Center

Professional Associations

  • Fellow, American Association of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Fellow, American College of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • Diplomate, National Dental Board of Anesthesiology
  • New Jersey Society of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgeons
  • American Dental Association
  • New Jersey Dental Association

Awards & Accolades

  • NJ Monthly Magazine Top Dentist - 2009-2015
  • 201 Magazine/201 Health Top Dentist - 2012-2015

Office hours

  • Monday through Friday: 8.30 am - 6.00 pm
  • Saturday: 8.30 am - 1.00 pm

Dr. Szumita says...

  • Dental Implants
  • Dental Extractions
  • Wisdom Teeth Extractions
  • Oral Pathology
  • Impacted Canines
  • Apicoectomy
  • Bone Grafting
  • Corrective Jaw Surgery (Orthognathic Surgery)
  • Facial Trauma Reconstruction
  • TMJ (Temporomandibular Joint Dysfunction)
  • Anesthesia Options

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  •  Specializes in Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
  •  No malpractice claims found
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery

Conditions Treated

  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Maxillary Hypoplasia


  • Medical School
    Case Western Reserve University School Of Dentistry-Dds,

    Graduated in 1998

  • Residency Hospital
    Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
    St. Josephs Regional Medical Center, Paterson, New Jersey
    Va Medical Center In Cleveland, Ohio
    Va Medical Center In East Orange
  • Undergraduate School
    Case Western Reserve University, B.S.,

    Graduated in 1996

Languages Spoken

  • English
  • Spanish

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  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Procedures Performed

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Facial Reconstruction