Does the thought of going to the dentist give you anxiety, causing you to neglect your oral health? At the dental office of Dr. Robert Clapcich and Dr. Vincent Tavormina in Millburn, NJ, our compassionate team makes it our goal to create a calm, comfortable environment where patients of all ages can feel relaxed as they receive treatment. We understand the importance of dental health not only for your smile but for your overall health and wellbeing, so we want to ensure you have a pleasant experience every time you are in our office. Using state-of-the-art technology, we provide comfortable general and cosmetic services to help you achieve a smile you are proud of!
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 in 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 throughout the office, while his guitar fretwork can be heard in different venues in New York City and New Jersey.
Dr. Vincent Tavormina
Dr. Tavormina is an immensely caring and talented dentist serving patients in Millburn, NJ and surrounding areas. Colleagues have dubbed him the “Implant Dentist’s Implant Dentist” because he performs the most extreme dental implant surgeries other dentists are not equipped to handle. Three decades ago, he and his wife Dr. Glenda began Tavormina Dentistry to build a dental practice that strives to put patients first in every facet of the process. They have two full grown children and believe that in every aspect of their personal and professional life, caring for others is the grandest pursuit of all. Dr. Tavormina likes fishing and learning magic tricks in his spare time. Dr. Glenda loves going to the theater, watching dance, and visiting art galleries in her spare time. Together they have created a practice brimming with joy, trustworthiness and superior dentistry.
Lisette Gonzalez graduated from John F. Kennedy High School, Paterson 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 13 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 graduated from John F. Kennedy High School in Paterson, N.J. in 1987. She then attended Cook College, Rutgers University where she was enrolled in a general studies program. Evelyn earned her associate 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 18 years. Her dedication and pride in her work have been an invaluable asset to Dr. Clapcich´s office for the last 15 years.
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.
Office Patient Coordinator
Elsa Rojas is a graduate of the Catholic University in Ponce, Puerto Rico, where she earned a bachelor’s 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.
Donna graduated from Passaic High School and went on to earn her dental radiology degree from the Dental Studies Institute. Away from the office, she loves the cinema and spending time with her family.
Monday: 8:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Tuesday: 8:00 AM – 7:30 PM
Wednesday: 11:00 AM – 6:00 PM
Thursday: 8:00 AM – 5:30 PM
Saturday: 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM