Meet Our Staff


Meet Our Doctor

For over 30 years, Dr. Scott Schaffer has delivered the highest quality dental care to patients in Clark, NJ and beyond. He earned his dental degree from Tufts University School of Dental Medicine and is a member of a many leading dental organizations. His professional affiliations include: the American Dental Association, Academy of General Dentistry, New Jersey Dental Association, and the Union County Dental Society.

Dr. Schaffer is also a Practitioner Investigator with the PEARL Research Network at the NYU School of Dental Medicine. In addition, he has been elected by its membership to serve on its Executive Committee. He is a proud co-author of PEARL Network's studies, and has presented his findings at the International Association or Dental Researchers Convention. Dr. Schaffer is also a Dental Product Evaluator with Ascend Publishing.

He is dedicated to constant improvement and is certified by the Rosenthal Institute of Advanced Aesthetic Dentistry at New York University. His staff and patients regard him to be very detail-oriented and something of a perfectionist.

 

Meet Our Staff

Our staff is dedicated to making all of our patients feel right at home. We always put your needs first, so you receive comprehensive treatment that is efficient and tailored to you. Our staff members are skilled and experienced, so no matter what dental procedure or treatment you are receiving, you are in good hands. We strive to provide energetic and fun-loving services, so patients can understand how to achieve and maintain good dental health. We stay abreast of the latest advances in dental technology by regularly attending continued education seminars and courses.

Celeste Michielli - Office Care Coordinator

Celeste has been practicing with Dr. Schaffer for over 20 years and has been in the field of dentistry for 35 years. She has excellent communication skills and makes everyone feel at ease. Celeste is also great with dental insurance and financial arrangements.

Kim Attanasi - RDH, MS - Dental Hygienist

Kim has been practicing dental hygiene for 23 years. She is a compassionate and caring professional. She earned herself an outstanding achievement award in 1991 at UMDNJ and received her Master's degree from the University of Maryland. She is currently pursuing her PhD in public health. Kim is also a part-time clinical assistant professor at New York University College of Dentistry and has published numerous articles relating to dentistry.

Ines Andrade - RDH - Dental Hygienist

Ines has been a practicing dental hygienist for over 12 years and has been working with Dr. Schaffer on Mondays for 6 of them! Inez is compassionate, calming, friendly and very thorough in her profession.

Babette Paradowsky - RDH - Hygienist

She has been in Dentistry for 30 years and started out as a dental assistant. She went on to NYU for her DH degree. She enjoys talking to the patients, working on their teeth, caring about their well being with the goal for the patient to take good care of their teeth and to have a beautiful smile. In her spare time she likes cycling and traveling.

Deana Conner - DA - Dental Assistant

Deana has been a dental assistant for 15 years and has had over 24 years experience. She is Dr. Schaffer's full-time assistant. Deanna strives to be the best in her field and has the ability to put patients at ease.

Choose the Dental Team in Clark, NJ You Can Trust

For additional information about our practice, services, or for questions, please give us a call at 732-382-2715 or fill out a contact form today. We look forward to hearing from you and welcoming you to our patient family!