Universal Dental Center
Setting the bar a bit higher, Universal Dental Center shakes the traditional mold of dental office and dental practitioners. Our office is incredibly professional but also believe being caring and understanding goes a long way. You will probably agree a warm environment makes for a much better mood.
It is important for you to know we place high standards on everything we do. And while we can tell you how great the staff and office are, it’s how we care for our patients that really matters.
Dr. Oksana Nad
Dr. Nad is a board-certified periodontist. Dr. Oksana Nad received her D.D.S. from the New York University, College of Dentistry in 2019, graduating with honors in Aesthetic Dentistry and was inducted into the Omicron Kappa Upsilon National Dental Honor Society in 2019. Dr. Nad continued her post-doctorate training in Periodontics & Implant Surgery at NYU College of Dentistry and graduated with an award in Outstanding Clinical Excellence. During her training at NYU, she was involved in research on optimal sinus augmentation considerations as they relate to implant surgery and was invited to present her research to colleagues from various periodontal programs on the east coast.
In addition, Dr. Nad has traveled globally to treat dental diseases in underserved populations in Kathmandu, Nepal and locally in Plattsburgh, NY as a way to give back to the community. She prides herself on comprehensive patient care, minimally invasive surgical techniques and a compassionate approach to patient needs. Dr. Nad is continuously staying up to date with innovative technology & techniques in order to provide individualized & advanced care for her patients.
In her free time. Dr. Nad enjoys spending time outdoors, swimming, biking and practicing yoga.
Dr. Savino graduated with a BS in Biology at NYU. He continued to pursue his dream of being the first dentist in his family. Graduating from NYU Dental School he earned his DDS in 1988.
Always staying on the cusp of the newest technology and procedures, Dr. Savino has earned over 1000 hours of continuing education. With this he is now qualified in the surgical placement of dental implants, he is a provider with Invisalign treatment, and is highly trained in cosmetic veneer procedures.
Dr. Savino has owned multiple successful practices throughout the state of New Jersey. When Dr. Savino is not in the office he enjoys quality time with his lovely wife Susan and their three children Skyler, Samantha and Sydni.
Dr. Shalom Mintz is a Board-Certified Periodontist who is an expert in all facets of dental implants, laser gum surgery, and in keeping his patients in optimal oral health while they enjoy a relaxing calm environment. Dr Mintz takes pride in the time that he spends with his patients to educate them and to reassure them. Dr. Mintz graduated from SUNY Stony Brook Dental School in 2005 with a D.D.S. degree as well as The Quintessence Award for Periodontics. Dr. Mintz continued his education at University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ where he studied advanced surgical procedures in periodontics, bone grafting and implants and received his Masters Degree in Oral Biology plus his Certificate in Periodontics and Adult Intravenous. He was a Clinical Periodontics Teaching Assistant at University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ for three years. Dr. Mintz currently lectures for continue education classes.
He is a member of the following associations:
American Academy of Periodontics
American Board of Periodontology
American Dental Association
Rockland County Dental Society
In his spare time, Dr. Mintz enjoys spending quality time with his wife and their 4 children. In addition, he takes joy in playing sports and out door activities.
Dr. White is from Northern New Jersey. He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Sociology from Boston University in 1976 and graduated from Howard University College of Dentistry in 1981. Larry was a resident at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital before going into private practice with his father, where he served the Bronx community for over 20 years. Dr. White enjoys all aspects of General Dentistry and is proficient in Cosmetic Dentistry, Oral Surgery, Endodontics, and restoring Implants. He has provided dental care to nursing home residents and is active in various dental study groups and continuing education.
Dr. White is known for his gentle and caring touch along with his ability to make you feel calm and comfortable.
Dr. Bitton graduated from Columbia University Barnard undergrad Magna Cum Laude in 2005. Dr. Bitton went on to graduate from UMDNJ at the top of her class in 2012 making it on the Dean’s list all four consecutive years. Dr. Bitton then completed a competitive residency at the NJ Veterans Affairs ending in 2013. Dr. Bitton also went on to receive her license in Facial, Fillers and Botox. Dr. Bitton has enjoyed practicing general/family dentistry including restorative, implant and cosmetic dentistry in the Bergen county area.
Dr. Bitton and her husband are heavily involved with the raising of their six children. They all enjoy travelling, hiking, and numerous other outdoor activities.
For a decade, Dr. Nam Phan has provided advanced state of the art dentistry in Implantology and Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery. Dr. Phan received his bachelor degree in Science from Brandeis University in 2005. He acquired his dental doctorate degree from Boston University School of Dental Medicine in 2009. Dr. Phan provides his surgical skills all around the United States.
Dr. Phan attends numerous Implant seminars to provide his patients with the newest Implant technology Dr. Phan joined dozens of other Oral surgeons in his last seminar exclusively in Miami, the state of the art program gave Dr. Phan the newest insight on advanced treatment planning, Implant placement, bone grafting, sinus lifts, immediate implant placement and Platelet Rich Plasma with his knowledge and skills Dr. Phan is an invaluable member of the Universal Dental Implant Center Team.
When Dr. Phan is not seeing patients at Universal Dental he spends his time perform dentistry on military bases throughout the United State or going on humanitarian mission trips to other countries helping many children and adults improving their overall dental health and well-being.
When Dr. Phan Is not seeing patients around the United States he enjoys spending time with his family they enjoy travelling, hiking, and numerous other outdoor activities.
Dr. George T. Favetta has been practicing dentistry since1985. In 1984, Dr. Favetta received his Bachelor of Science degree from Fairleigh Dickinson University in New Jersey, and went on to graduate in 1985 from Fairleigh Dickinson University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey with a Doctorate of Dental Medicine degree. Dr. Favetta also completed a post doctorate certificate for prosthodontic reconstruction at Fairleigh Dickinson University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in 1988. Dr. Favetta has worked with widely known dental specialists in the field of implantology to complete the restorations of implants. With a warm and friendly demeanor and a highly commitment to his patients, Dr. Favetta has great experience in performing challenging prosthetic restorations.
In his spare time, Dr. Favetta enjoys spending time with his wife and children.
Dr. Tracy Ginsberg provides foundation dentistry. She ensures the health of the teeth by focusing on the supporting tissues like the gums and bones of the jaws. She specializes in treatment of all types of “gum” periodontal diseases. Dr. Ginsberg performs various Periodontal Plastic Surgery techniques such as adding back or grafting lost gum tissues to correct gingival recession or performing a “Gum Lift” to improve the appearance of a gummy smile. Most importantly, she treats patients individually. Every plan and approach to therapy is customized to best suit patient needs and expectations.
She enjoys exercise, planning out healthy meals for her family and very much into sustainable, organic foods.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider and Basic Life Support Certified Instructor/Provider from the American Heart Association | American Stroke Association
A few of her honors and awards:
Master in the College of Sedation from College of Sedation Board of Directors
Board Certification from American Board of Periodontology
NJ Monthly Top Dentist from NJ Monthly Magazine
NJ Top Dentists from Top Docs
She’s a member of the following organizations:
International College of Oral Implantologists
American Board Of Periodontology
Central Dental Society
American Dental Society of Anesthesia
American Academy of Periodontology
Academy of Osseointegration
American Dental Society
Union County Dental Society
Why Choose Us?
- Multiple Convenient Locations
- Over 10,000 Implant Treatments Performed
- Multi-Lingual Staff That Speak Over 10 Languages
- Our Oral Care Professionals Offer Emergency Services
- We Have Provided Superior Implant Services Since 1993