Dr. Lajja Patel received her dental degree from Temple University with Honors (Magna Cum Laude). Following this, she embarked on a 1 year intensive General Practice Residency at Morristown Hospital in Morristown, NJ. Dr. Patel also received her masters in Biomedical Science at Rutgers Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences with a concentration in Pharmacology.
Dr. Patel highly values her patients’ needs and concerns. Dr. Patel’s patients describe her as gentle, approachable, thorough, and trustworthy. Her passion for dentistry, improving oral health, and ultimately increasing self-confidence motivate her to provide the highest quality care for each patient. She is driven to go the extra mile to make you comfortable and fully explain all treatment options.
When she isn’t at the office making beautiful smiles, she enjoys traveling, good food, hot yoga, and spending time with family and friends. She was brought up in New York and enjoys practicing in the tri-state area.
Dr. Patel continues to learn new techniques and has taken hundreds of hours of continuing education courses on esthetics, implants, and other up-and-coming procedures. She is Invisalign certified and is a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association, and the Academy of General Dentistry.