Patient Information

Smile Design Specialist:
Mission, Vision & Goals

OUR MISSION
To utilize the most advanced techniques and latest technologies to ideally restore the smiles of each and every one of our patients and create the smile of your dreams.

OUR COMMITMENT
To always practice exceptional and ethical dentistry in a warm, comfortable and friendly environment that gives every patient a reason to smile.

OUR GOALS
To fully educate patients about their dental needs, allowing them to actively participate in their dental health and over-all well-being.

What To Expect At Your First Visit

On your first visit, your dentist will review your medical and dental histories and evaluate your oral health. We will take high definition pictures of your teeth and we will explain to you whether or not you will require any treatment. Our team will be happy to answer any questions you might have.

Patient Forms

Below is the Patient Registration form you'll need to complete on your first visit. You can expedite matters by clicking the link below and completing these forms online before your visit.

Patient Registration Form

Payment Options

We accept Mastercard, Visa, American Express and Discover credit cards as well as cash and personal checks. We always file on behalf of our patients, and work hard to maximize their dental benefits, regardless of our insurance affiliations. Please call our office for more details

Smile Design Specialist

Meet Your Board Certified Prosthodontist
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    Richard A. Ekstein

    Board Certified Prosthodontist

    Get ready for a different kind of dental experience - one where every patient receives the absolute pinnacle of care! - Dr. Ekstein
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Why We're the Right Choice for You

Benefits of Smile Design Specialist:
  • CareCredit & In-Office Financing Available
  • Providing the Best Dental Care Since 1984
  • Board Certified Prosthodontist
  • Focused on your Dental & Overall Health
  • Complimentary Initial Consultations
  • Services Available in English, Spanish & Portuguese
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Your Perfect Smile is a Click Away!
We offer complimentary initial consultations for new patients or ease of scheduling an appointment if you're coming to visit us again.
We Look Forward to seeing your smile!

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We Want to Hear from You

Call us at (201) 627-5060 or fill out the form below to contact us today. We look forward to seeing your smile soon.

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Patient Reviews

We Do It Right the First Time
  • Wonderful Experience

    “I love Smile Design Specialists in North Arlington.”

    - Gerard R.
  • Knowledgeable, Efficient & Caring

    “Invisalign is the best investment I have ever made.”

    - Mike
  • I Love My New Smile!

    “Dr. Ekstein is great and the staff at The Smile Design Specialists are amazing.”

    - Kim
  • Nothing But Professional!

    “Not only do they provide a very professional experience, but I felt welcome and comfortable at every stage of my procedure.”

    - James
  • The Most Friendly & Efficient Staff

    “The Smile Design Specialists have the most friendly and efficient staff and they are always willing to go that extra mile to assist with dental or billing questions. We love their proactive dental care...so I can fix things when they are small and not let ”

    - Marilyn
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