ReNu Dental Center

ReNu Dental Center

Meet Our Specialist Dentist in Norwood

  • Dr.
    John J. Choi, D.D.S.

    Dr. John Choi grew up in Staten Island, NY and attended the Science Institute program at Tottenville High School, and then attended School of Engineering at the University of Rochester and studied Biomedical Engineering and Biomechanics. He then studied Dentistry at the Columbia University College of Dental Medicine, and furthered his training in dental specialty at the Post Graduate Program in Periodontology at Columbia University.

    After graduating, Dr. Choi began working with other doctors in private practices and in multi-specialty settings. He has served patients from NY and NJ area. During his off time, he likes to work out at the gym, go for a jog, play tennis with his friends, practice his golf swings and serve his local communities at a local church.

Dr. Choi

The specialty of Periodontology or Periodontics, is the specialty of dentistry that studies and treats the supporting and surrounding structures of teeth, and its substitutes. It is one of the only two specialties in dentistry that has been recognized by the ADA for surgically training to manipulate the gum tissue and bone tissue in dental care in the US. Thus, periodontist have became the leaders of Dental Implantology in procedures like placement, bone grafting, soft tissue grafting and sinus lifts.

After graduating from Columbia University, Dr. Choi began working with other doctors in private practices and in multi-specialty practices. He has served patients from Manhattan, Fort Lee, NJ Staten Island NY, Cherry Hill, NJ, Passaic, NJ, and Flemington, NJ. And for the past seven years, Dr. Choi was the chief dental surgeon at the Universal Dental Center, in Fort Lee, NJ, where he has honed his surgical skills and developed his procedures as a periodontal surgeon. Combining years of experience with extensive knowledge, Dr. Choi is dedicated to providing quality dental care to the residents of Norwood.

Dr.Choi has earned many honors and accolades while he attended the famous Columbia University College of Dental Medicine.

  • Honors in Basic Science of Human Physiology
  • Honors in Practice of Dentistry I and II
  • Honors in Dental Anatomy & Occlusion
  • Honors in Dental Anatomy & Technique
  • Honors in Cariology
  • Honors in General Microbiology
  • Honors in Oral Maxillofacial
  • Honors in Physical Diagnosis
  • Honors in Area of Concentration of Oral Surgery
  • While attending his dental school, he was the recipient of the Ernst Haas Scholarship from Columbia University.
  • While attending his undergraduate studies, he was the recipient of the Meliora Scholarship at the University of Rochester, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences.

Currently he is an active member of the:

  • AAP – American Academy of Periodontology
  • ADA – American Dental Association
  • NESP – Northeast Society of Periodontist.
  • NJDA – New Jersey Dental Association.
  • And he holds active dental licenses in two states: NY and NJ

To serve you best, Dr. John Choi and our team of professionals provides:

  • Free initial exams for new patients
  • Dental care that places your comfort first
  • Fast and effective dental care for when you need relief
  • Convenient hours and location
  • Dental care that makes you a part of your treatment plan
  • Personalized care that addresses your individual needs

To learn more about Dr. Choi and our dental services, please contact us at (201) 660-7871.

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