Dr. Tara Plansky, DMD

Dr. Tara Plansky, DMD

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery  |  
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Dr. Tara Plansky, DMD is a dentist who practices in Newton, NJ.

63 Newton Sparta Rd Ste 201

Newton, NJ 07860

Contact Information

(973) 383-0700

Insurance Accepted

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

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Practice Areas

  • Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery

Conditions Treated

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


  • Abscess Incision and Drainage
  • Anesthesia
  • Bone Grafting
  • Complex Tooth Extraction
  • Conscious Sedation
  • Dental Implant
  • Extraction of Wisdom Tooth
  • Facial Reconstruction
  • General Anesthesia
  • IV Sedation
  • Implant-Supported Bridge
  • Implant-Supported Crown
  • Jaw Reconstruction Surgery
  • Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Oral Surgical Procedures
  • Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
  • Orthognathic Surgery
  • Simple Tooth Extractions
  • Teeth Extraction

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
based on 12 total reviews (4 with comments)

Likelihood to Recommend (12)

  • 5
  • 4
  • 3
  • 2
  • 1

Dr. Plansky's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (4)

in Franklin |
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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Randolph, NJ |
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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in Parsippany, NJ |
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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Dr. Plansky accepts 6 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Delta Dental
    Delta Dental PPO
    Delta Dental Premier
  • Guardian
    DentalGuard Preferred
  • Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey
  • MetLife
    MetLife PDP

*Please verify this information when scheduling an appointment.

Hospitals where Dr. Plansky has admitting privileges

Morristown Medical Center
100 Madison Ave
Morristown, NJ 07960
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