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Our second location in Howell, NJ, Family Dentistry of New Jersey

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Dr. Frank Aiuto has been recruited by Dr. James Courey to head his second location in the Quail Creek Shopping Plaza in Ramtown, Howell, NJ, Family Dentistry of New Jersey.  Dr. Aiuto is meticulous, skilled and conscientious.  His passion for dentistry started at a young age when he was inspired by his cousin who was a dentist.Throughout his professional experience which spans nearly 30 years, his passion for dentistry continues to grow as new techniques and technologies enhance the fi...Read More

Endodontist, Root Canal Specialist at Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey

Monday, January 7, 2019

Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey is so pleased to announce that Endodontist, Dr. Kristen Blumberger has joined our team.    Dr. Blumberger grew up in Little Silver, NJ.  She attended Tulane University after receiving a full academic scholarship.  She went on to attend Tuft University School of Dental Medicine, receiving both the Hunt and Merit Scholarships for scholastic achievement.  After graduating from dental school, Dr. Blumberger completed a one-year General Pra...Read More

Resolutions for a Healthy 2019!

Wednesday, January 2, 2019

If you are like so many people, you are starting off  2019 with the intention of getting your body and mouth in great shape.  If it has been a while since you have seen a dentist or had a professional dental cleaning, the time is now and the place is Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey in Manalapan. Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey (SDNJ) is a team of highly respected dentists leading in the areas of implant, restorative, cosmetic and family dentistry. SDNJ provides comprehensi...Read More

September Fun at Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey

Sunday, September 30, 2018

September has been just wonderful for Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey and our team members. Here are some of the special moments that have given us reasons to smile!We first enjoyed the wedding of one of our hygienists, Arianna, to the man of her dreams, Cliff. Our next happy occasion was the birth of Dr. Diaz and his wife, Estefanie's first child, Aiden Anthony Diaz!And last, but certainly not least, one of our beautiful clinical assistants, Cristina, married her prince charming, Brian!&nbs...Read More

Dr. Choa's Pinhole Gum Rejuvenation Available at Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey in Manalapan

Friday, July 20, 2018

Periodontist, Dr. Samantha Aaron performs Dr. John Chao's revolutionary Gum Rejuvenation procedure at Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey! We are talking about a is a scalpel-free, suture-free procedure for treating gum recession.This procedure is performed by making a small hole with a needle in the gum tissue. Using specially designed instruments, the gum tissue is loosened and guided over the receded part of the tooth. Since there is no incision or suturing, patients can expect minimal post...Read More

What is a Periodontist and What Do Manalapan Periodontists Treat?

Thursday, September 28, 2017

The mouth might seem like a minor part of the body, but it is actually filled with complexity and hugely important for your overall health.  In order to better serve all of our our patient's needs, we are pleased to announce the addition of a wonderful Periodontist, Dr. Samantha Aaron to our team.By adding Periodontist, Dr. Samantha Aaron to our Manalapan office, we feel that we had made our premier dental group even stronger, to the benefit of patients throughout New Jersey.  A native...Read More

For a Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey in Manalapan, changing lives is a daily occurrence

Thursday, July 27, 2017

For a Manalapan Prosthodontist, changing lives is a daily occurrenceby JENNIFER VIKSE Photos By Robert Nuzzieclick to view full articleWhen James Courey was a child, he didn’t dread going to the dentist. In fact, he looked forward to it.“I really liked my childhood dentist,” explained Dr. Courey, a prosthodontist at Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey in Manalapan. “He was a cool doctor back then. He didn’t wear a white lab coat; he could relate to you as a person. He was friendly, helpful.”Base...Read More

Manalapan Prosthodontist, NJ Monthly Top Dentist for 10 years!!!!!!!!

Saturday, July 1, 2017

New Jersey Monthly Magazine Top Dentist for the 10th time! Dr. Courey loves dentistry and this honor is the icing on the cake. Thank you to all the dental professionals who voted and whose colleagueship keeps dentistry exciting! The old saying goes, “if you choose a job you love, youwill never have to work a day in your life.” For me, this feeling is 100% true! Working withpatients to transform their worn, broken mouths to beautiful, pain free, long lasting smiles gives mesuch joy.  To pro...Read More

Manalapan New Jersey Restorative Dentist Sponsoring Marine Toys for Tots Program to Give Children in Need Free Toys for the Holidays

Monday, November 7, 2016

It’s that time of the season, and one Manalapan dental practice is in the gift-giving spirit by sponsoring a popular holiday program that gives brand new toys to children in need. From now until December 20th, Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey, Dr. James Courey and Dr. Joseph Zagami are accepting donations of toys and cash for the Marine Toys for Tots program. All donated toys will be delivered on the 20th to Toys for Tots for distribution to local children who are less fortunate than others. ...Read More

The Halloween Spirits Hits SDNJ

Monday, October 31, 2016

One thing you hear us say often is that "we take what we do very seriously, but we do not take ourselves too seriously."  Halloween is the perfect example of this.  "Who says that dressing up for Halloween is reserved for kids?  I love to get dressed up, its fun," said dental assistant, CristinaThe dental patients that we serve from Manalapan, Englishtown, Freehold, East Brunswick, Old Bridge, Marlboro, Howell, all had fun with on Halloween.  To join in the best dental atmosp...Read More

Monmouth County Premier Dental Practice Celebrates 9 Great Years in Manalapan, NJ

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

On October 18, 2016, Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey (SDNJ) hosed an evening with their patients at Brioso Restaurant in Manalapan.The evening, hosted by founder of SDNJ, Dr. James Courey and his team of dental experts featured crafted cocktails, fine cuisine, gifts, and bright smiles. Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey has touched thousands of people seeking expert care for a variety of dental concerns ranging from cosmetics to chronic conditions caused by trauma, illness, or aging.  ...Read More

Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey Sponsors Philadelphia Event for People with Autism

Monday, October 3, 2016

On Saturday, October 1st, the team of Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey, lead by Dr. James Courey, Sponsored and participated in a scavenger hunt to benefit children and adults with autism.  The event was held in the "Old City" section of Philadelphia.  Together, the SDNJ challenged other teams and worked together to come in 2nd place of 35 participating teams.Not only was this a fantastic team building, fun experience, but we raised vital funds for Princeton Child Development Instit...Read More

After my divorce, getting a new smile SAVED MY LIFE!

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

After my divorce, I felt depressed, old, ugly, like a failure, and could not motivate myself to "shake it off".  Once I got tired of sulking, I spent some time looking in the mirror and decided to take charge of my future, and the way the world saw me.  My transformation began with a trip to Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey.  Dr. Courey and the team made me feel like I could once again see a bright future ahead of me.  As I was letting go of so much emotional baggage, havi...Read More

Dr. James Courey, NJ Monthly Top Dentist and Top 20 Advisory Board

Tuesday, July 5, 2016

Congratulations to Dr. James Courey and the team of Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey for being chosen among the Top Dentists in NJ.  This is a profound honor because of the way they are chosen, "by their peers."  All the registered dentists in New Jersey were asked the question, "Who in your opinion is the best dental practitioner in New Jersey?"   When the votes were tabulated, Dr. Courey was again at the top of this.Additionally, Dr. Courey was among the elite 20 top den...Read More

Oral, Head & Neck Cancer Awareness Month

Wednesday, April 13, 2016

April is Oral Cancer Awareness month and the Oral Cancer Foundation would like to invite us to join in their national screening campaign to end oral cancer! Oral Cancer awareness in the American public is low. Approximately 48,250 people in the U.S. will be newly diagnosed with oral cancer this year. 132 new people in the US EVERYDAY will be newly diagnosed with an oral cancer, and that one person EVERY HOUR OF THE DAY, 24/7/365 will die from it! While smoking and tobacco use are still major r...Read More

Free Cleanings and Exams for All Veterans in November

Sunday, November 1, 2015

To honor and celebrate his service and the service of all our Veterans, we will schedule free cleanings, consultations, exams, and diagnostic x-rays for all veterans throughout the month of November.  Just call us at 732-577-0555 and let us know that you are a proud US Veteran and our team will take great care of you.Did you know that Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey was a Veteran owned and operated dental office? Our very own prosthodontist, Dr. James Courey, served the United States Na...Read More

Dr. James Courey, NJ Monthly Top Dentist for 8 years!

Thursday, June 25, 2015

Congratulations to Manalapan dentist, Dr. James Courey for being named a New Jersey Top Dentist for the 8th time!  Dr. James Courey loves dentistry and believes you can never learn enough about something you love. He is an expert in the restoration and replacement of teeth using implants, crowns, bridges, veneers and dentures. After dental school, Dr. Courey completed four years of prosthodontic training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center and an additional four...Read More

Summer Smiles: Tips To Keep Your Smile Bright After Whitening

Thursday, June 18, 2015

Summer Smiles: Tips To Keep Your Smile Bright After WhiteningAh, summer… time for backyard barbecues, poolside parties, sunny vacations, and more! As you get your family ready for summer adventures, don't forget to schedule a teeth whitening to get your summer smile ready for all of the photos you're about to take during your travels and activities!While in-office whitening isn't permanent, it does offer longer-lasting, better results than over-the-counter whitening options. However, you can hel...Read More

Dr. James Courey Earns 2014 Angie's List Super Service Award

Monday, May 18, 2015

Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey (SDNJ) and Dr. James Courey Earns Esteemed 2014 Angie's List Super Service Award reflecting SDNJ's consistently high level of customer serviceManalapan Prosthodontist, Dr. James Courey, has earned the service industry's coveted Angie's List Super Service Award, reflecting an exemplary year of service provided to members of the local services marketplace and consumer review site in 2014."A great team is the key to providing our patients with the best restoratio...Read More

Dr. Courey at Day 24 of #NoShaveNovember

Wednesday, November 26, 2014

Dr. Courey at Day 24 of #NoShaveNovember. He is participating in order to generate conversation about the needs of adults with autism in New Jersey. To make a donation to help people with autism please visit Next week you"ll get to choose how Dr. Courey grooms his facial hair.#manalapandentist#buildinggreatsmiles#autism ...Read More

Dr. Courey at day 10 #NoShaveNovember

Wednesday, November 12, 2014

As promised, above is a side by side photo of Dr. Courey at day 1 and day 10.Dr. James Courey of Manalapan NJ has joined the "No Shave November" initiative to bring awareness to the needs of adults with autism.  He will not shave, AT ALL, for the entire month of November! Feel free to "get personal" and ask Dr. Courey about his son Michael, and needs of people with autism."My motivation is my son, Michael who is 16 years old and has autism. I hope to use the power of my facial hair to have ...Read More

Dr. Courey participates in "#NoShaveNovember"

Sunday, November 2, 2014

Manalapan Dentist, Dr. James Courey, is joining the "No Shave November" initiative to bring awareness to the growing needs of adults with autism. Support Dr. Courey,  with a donation to PCDI, a program in Princeton, NJ, dedicated to serving the needs of people with autism.My MotivationMy motivation is my son, Michael.  He is 16 years old and he has autism. I hope to use the power of growing a beard to have an everlasting impact on the face of the future of adults with autism. In NJ, th...Read More

You Can Have a White and Bright Smile

Sunday, March 30, 2014

The team of Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey has always taken great pride in providing you with leading-edge technologies and procedures. It's particularly gratifying when we can personally attest to remarkable outcomes that result in happy patients who can't stop grinning. That's definitely the case with ZOOM!® in-office teeth whitening. This time-tested, proven safe and efficient method of whitening, takes only about an hour here at at our Manalapan NJ dental office, to see very dramatic ch...Read More

Dr. James Courey, Top New Jersey Dentist, Prosthodontist

Friday, August 9, 2013

James Courey, NJ Top Dentist, Prosthodontist, 6 years!While there is no greater compliment than a happy patient, it is an honor to be recognized by your peers as one of the best in the field. New Jersey Monthly Magazine asked 6,426 New Jersey dentists to tell them which of their fellow dentists they consider New Jersey's best practitioners.Click here to see the listing in New Jersey Monthly MagazineTo schedule an appointment with one of New Jersey's Best Dentists, Prosthodontist, call 732-577-05...Read More

Spotlight on Melissa Tenenbaum, RDA: Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey

Friday, June 14, 2013

When did you join Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey? I joined SDNJ in September 2008. What do you do at SDNJ? I am a Registered Dental Assistant (RDA). A registered dental assistant undergoes a minimum of two years on the job training after the mandated course work required for certification.  When working with patients I capture necessary radiography, often I taken impressions or "molds" of teeth, prepare and insert temporary restorations, as well maintain infection control procedur...Read More

NJ Top Dentist Presents to Seattle Study Club

Tuesday, November 6, 2012

Recently, NJ Top Dentist, Prosthdontist, Dr. James Courey was invited to host a presentation to Seattle Study Club's Hygienist Study Club in Red Bank NJ.  He covered topics such as dental education, diagnosis, and advocating for patient"s dental health needs.Dr. Courey was able to offer New Jersey's finest dental hygienists the unique perspective of a specialist and the valuable role hygienists play in providing the best dental care available. Ongoing dental hygiene and routine de...Read More

Manalapan dentist, Dr. James Courey with Dr. Gordon Christenson

Tuesday, September 25, 2012

Manalapan dentist, Dr. James Courey with Drs. Rella and Gordon Christenson. They have built reputations as the most recognized and sought after clinicians both nationally and internationally. Dr. Courey was pleased to spend nearly one week with the Christenson's riding motorcycles and talking dentistry and new technology that he brings back to Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey....Read More

Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey's Summer 2012 Newsletter

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

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Hot Off The Press, Dr. Courey"s Spring 2012 Newsletter

Monday, April 16, 2012

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Manalapan Dentist Sponsors Event for Autism

Tuesday, January 3, 2012

Prosthodontist James Courey, DDS is proud to sponsor an event to benefit Princeton Child Development Institute, a non-profit program that enriches the lives of people with autism and their families.Casino Night will be held on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at 7:00pm, at Princeton Child Development Institute, 300 Cold Soil Road, Princeton, NJ 08540. For more information call 609-924-6280 or email More

Dr. James Courey recognized at NJ Monthly Top Dentist

Tuesday, June 28, 2011

Congratulations to Manalapan dentist, Dr. James Courey for being named as a NJ Monthly Top Dentist, Prosthodontist. Additionally, Dr. Courey was among the top 15 vote-getters and was invited to be a member of the Top Dentist professional advisory board. This is his fourth time as a top dentist.Top Dentist, Dr. Courey, proudly cares for patients from Manalapan, Freehold, East Brunswick, Marlboro, Old Bridge, North Brunswick, Monmouth County, Ocean County, Howell, Colts Neck, Marlton, Holmdel, Pri...Read More

Congratulations to Dr. James Courey for begin featured on the cover of Doctor of Dentistry Magazine

Sunday, July 4, 2010

Manalapan Prosthodontist Dr. James Courey a featured Top Dentist in NJ Monthly

Monday, June 21, 2010

Manalapan Dentist, Dr. James Courey, NJ Top Dentist

Tuesday, May 4, 2010

Dr. James Courey, Top Dentist in New Jersey

Friday, June 26, 2009

Of over 5,000 dentists in the state of New Jersey, Dr. James Courey was named as one of the Top 15 Prosthodontists in the state.For this year’s list of Top Dentists, New Jersey Monthly commissioned an independent survey of the state’s dentists by the Polling Institute at Monmouth University in West Long Branch. A total of 6,389 New Jersey-based dentists were invited to give their recommendations for this year’s list. To view the full list, please visit: More

New Jersey Monthly's Listing of NJ"s Top Dentists

Friday, April 17, 2009

An excerpt from the Published ad Editor-In-Chief of New Jersey Monthly Magazine.Dear Dr. Courey:Congratulations! You have been named a Top Dentist in New Jersey Monthly's survey of New Jersey dentists.The Polling Institute at Monmouth University sent ballots to the state's practicing dentists asking them who they would send a love one to. The results were reviewed, tabulated, and sent to us for publication in the upcoming July 2009 issue.Look for the issue in late June.Congratuations again,Kat...Read More

Welcome to Dr. Courey's Blog

Wednesday, April 8, 2009

Welcome to the Blog of Dr. James Courey. Here we will be keeping our patients informed as to what is new in our office and what ongoing education we are pursuing. We welcome your feedback and encourage you to feel free to comment on anything you read here or to ask questions....Read More

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