Dr. Tara Plansky, DMD

Dr. Tara Plansky, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  ·  
Dr. Tara Plansky, DMD is an oral & maxillofacial surgery specialist in Newton, NJ. She graduated from Tufts University School Of Medicine and practices oral & maxillofacial surgery.

63 Newton Sparta Rd Ste 201

Newton, NJ 07860

Contact Information

Insurance Accepted

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
  • Guardian
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MetLife

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1  Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

6  Conditions Treated

  • Dental Bone Loss
  • Dentofacial Anomalies
  • Facial Trauma
  • Impacted Teeth
  • TMJ
  • Tooth Loss

19  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.


  • Tufts University School Of Medicine
    Medical School | Graduated
  • 1st Medical Group-US Air Force Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • New York Presbyterian Cornell University
    Residency Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Plansky has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Plansky's Reviews

Likelihood of recommending Dr. Plansky to family and friends
12 total reviews (4 have comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

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Dr. Plansky's Performance

  • Trustworthiness

  • Explains condition(s) well

  • Answers questions

  • Time well spent


Office & Staff Performance

  • Scheduling

  • Office environment

  • Staff friendliness

  • Average wait time

    10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

I had 2 teeth extracted today. Dr Plansky talked me through every step. It was quick and painless. She and her assistant, Laura, we're an excellent team. I appreciate Dr Plansky's professionalism, sensitivity, and excellent care. The office and staff are also top-notch.
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All four wisdom teeth pulled in one visit. I was concerned but this doctor put me totally at ease. The surgery went smoothly and I healed quickly.
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She is a fabulous oral surgeon. I feared my appointment for a month. I have been haunted by a bad experience with a dentist trying to extract a tooth. Within 5 minutes, Dr Plansky called all my fears. She extracted my tooth with no discomfort. I felt little pain afterward. Today I am feeling...more
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I was very nervous as I was in to get extractions done. Dr. Plansky and her staff were very comforting and explained everything in detail. I felt absolutely nothing from the procedure and only used nitrous oxide and novacane. She didn't numb me to where I couldn't feel my lips or tongue (like other...more
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