As a general dentist, Dr. Robert Clapcich takes the oral health of his patients very seriously. He and his team of dental professionals understand that going to the dentist can make some people anxious. That is why together they work to create an environment that is both calm and comfortable.

Established in 1992, the dental office of Robert Clapcich, DMD has maintained the highest standard of dental care to ensure every patient achieves and maintains a health, beautiful smile. Through the combination of state-of-the-art technology and individual treatment plans, the dental office of Robert Clapcich, DMD is able to preserve healthy teeth, alleviate oral discomfort, and help to improve the appearance of a patient's smile.

Dr. Clapcich is proud to offer a full line of affordable and advanced dental services to families throughout Millburn, Maplewood, Union, Springfield, Summit, West Orange, South Orange, Livingston, including teeth whitening, dental implants, Invisalign®, crowns, root canal therapy, and more. If you are in need of a dentist you can trust with your smile, contact us today!

Meet Our Dentist

Dr. Robert Clapcich

Dr. Clapcich graduated from the University of Rochester in 1984 where he received a bachelor of science in molecular genetics. He then attended the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey where he earned his D.M.D. degree in 1988. After graduation, Dr. Clapcich practiced dentistry in Clifton and West Orange, New Jersey before opening his practice Millburn, N.J. in 1992.

Since earning his doctorate, Dr. Clapcich has continued broadening his skills by enrolling in specialized courses in implant dentistry and reconstructive dentistry at N.Y.U College of Dentistry and TMJ therapy at the Dawson Center for Advanced Dental Study. He was appointed a clinical assistant professor at N.Y.U College of Dentistry in 1999 and was an instructor in the full-mouth rehabilitation course at N.Y.U. from 1999-2004.

Apart from his dedication to his profession, Dr. Clapcich is an accomplished guitarist and photographer. His work with the camera can be seen on display through out the office, while his guitar fretwork can be heard in different venues in New York City and New Jersey.

Meet Our Dental Staff

Lisette Gonzalez
Office Manager

Lisette Gonzalez graduated from John F. Kennedy High School, Patterson N.J. in 1987. While still in school, Lisette began working in a large dental office in Clifton, N.J. where she began her training in the dental office. Over the next thirteen years, Lisette trained in all of the various administrative functions necessary for a well run dental office including management of insurance claims, general accounting, and staff management. As office manager, Lisette is an invaluable asset to the staff and always a source of information for our patients.

Evelyn Arroyo
Dental Hygienist

Evelyn Arroyo graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Patterson, N.J. in 1987. She then attended Cook College, Rutgers University where she was enrolled in a general studies program. Evelyn earned her associates degree in science from Bergen Community College and became a registered dental hygienist in 1993. Evelyn has been involved in the dental field in various capacities for over eighteen years. Her dedication and pride in her work has been an invaluable asset to Dr. Clapcich┬┤s office for the last fifteen years.

Erica Boone
Dental Assistant

Erica Boone graduated from West Caldwell High School in 1991. She continued her studies at Essex Community College during which time she began assisting Dr. Clapcich. Erica continued her education at the Dental Studies Institute where she earned her dental radiography license. She has continued her dental education at the institute and regularly attends continuing education courses with Dr. Clapcich to maintain a current understanding of new dental materials and techniques.

Elsa Rojas
Office Patient Coordinator

Elsa Rojas is a graduate of the Catholic University in Ponce, Puerto Rico where she earned a bachelor degree in business administration with a major in accounting. Immediately following graduation she moved to Passaic, New Jersey where she was employed by the county of Passaic as in intake clerk for limited English speaking people. After starting her family, Elsa began working in a dental office where her dedication and excellent performance was recognized and became the general office manager and consultant to the office owner. Her dedication, loyalty, and love for her patients are assets that she enthusiastically shares with everyone in Dr. Clapcich's office.