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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

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

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

Dr. James Courey and Dr. Joseph Zagami Named Top Dentists in Monmouth County!

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

Dear Dr. Courey and Dr. Zagami,Congratulations -- you've been selected as a Monmouth County Top Dentist!Monmouth Health & Life recently commissioned Professional Research Services (PRS) of Troy, Michigan, to conduct a peer-review survey of more than TK dentists (other than themselves) they would visit if they needed various dental procedures performed.  And you were one of the select few who made the final list!Again, congratulations! Sincerely,Shae Marcus ...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

Cosmetic Dentistry for the people of Monmouth County, NJ

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

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What type of dentist is a Prosthodontist?

Thursday, June 2, 2016

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New Patient Welcome Special $99!

Monday, May 23, 2016

New Patient Welcome Special Only $99!  This includes an exam with one of our dentists, necessary x-rays, healthy mouth cleaning and oral cancer screening.  A $390 Value!!!!  This is a great opportunity for you to meet our Manalapan Dental office team.  Great offer for patients who do not have dental insurance.  CALL TODAY!You can count on the team of Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey to recognize your individual dental needs.  You'll receive one-on-one care custom...Read More

Tooth loss, and related bone loss, can age your smile

Wednesday, May 4, 2016

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An Attractive, Younger Smile Can Be Yours!

Thursday, April 14, 2016

     What do you think when you glance at those great cover girl smiles?  That it could never happen to you? Look again!  Those perfectly-shaped teeth and bright-white smiles that radiate confidence can be yours.       Sensational smiles aren't just for the rich and famous.  Thanks to advances in restorative materials, anyone can have a youthful, stunning smile.     Stained teeth, old restorations, and decayed, worn ...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

Chronic Jaw Pain Sufferer Describes Her Experience at Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Angela,  a patient who was referred to Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey in Manalapan and Dr. James Courey by Angie's List, shares her story of years suffering with chronic jaw pain.  Our team is so pleased that she is doing so well now. We are grateful for her kind words and her testimonial....Read More

Why You May Need To See The Dentist More Frequently

Sunday, December 27, 2015

GOING TO THE DENTIST TWICE A YEAR, while a good rule of thumb, is not necessarily fitting for everyone. Depending on certain lifestyle choices and medical conditions, some people need to see their Manalapan dentist even more frequently.Preventative Care Protects Your SmileFifty years ago, there were really no instructions as to how often you should see a dentist. Back then, dentistry was more about fixing existing problems rather than preventing them from occurring. When dentists began recommend...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

Dental Implants on Front Teeth

Monday, July 6, 2015

Restoring dental implants on front teeth can often be challenging.  The prosthodontists of Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey, in Manalapan, are experts in these types of restorations.  The upper six front teeth in your mouth are referred to as the aesthetic zone.These teeth, and often the gums surrounding them are visible when a person smiles. If one or more of these are out of proportion or out of alignment, the teeth will lack the cosmetic harmony that is the cornerstone of a beaut...Read More

Dr. Courey, How Do I Choose the Right Toothbrush?

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Dr. Courey, How Do I Choose the Right Toothbrush?We all know that we are supposed to brush at least twice a day for two minutes, right? But do you know if you’re using the right toothbrush?First, let’s talk about some toothbrush fun facts:Early forms of toothbrushes have existed for almost 5000 years.The first toothbrushes were in the form of thin twigs with frayed ends.Almost 500 years ago, toothbrushes were made with bone, wood, or ivory handles with stiff bristles made from animal hairs.One o...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

Maintain Healthy Teeth While Traveling

Tuesday, May 19, 2015

Six Simple Tips to Maintain Healthy Teeth While Traveling This SummerMemorial Day weekend is just around the corner and (unofficially) marks the start of the summer traveling season! Do you and your family have any big summer plans this year?Whether you'll be off to the beach, camping in the woods with the kids, or heading out on a big road trip, it can be challenging to stay healthy while traveling. However, keeping your family's teeth strong and healthy while traveling is easy with just a litt...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

We Use Social Media

Monday, May 13, 2013

We Use Social Media To Provide Three Patient BenefitsAre you thinking, "Why would I connect with my dental practice on social media?" We understand. We've thought this through carefully from OUR PATIENTS' point of view.Patient Benefit #1: Useful, Interesting ContentOur promise? No pointless advertising or self-promotion. We're not using social media to "sell" you dentistry. Our content is intended to provide relevant information and advice about your comfort, health, and appearance. Things you'l...Read More

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About Dr. Joseph Zagami, an interview with the Manalapan dentist

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Dr. Joseph Zagami joined Manalapan Dentist, Dr. James Courey in his prosthodontic practice, Specialized Dentistry of New Jersey in 2011.  Working together on Taylors Mills Road in Manalapan, they specialize in the restoration and replacement of teeth with implants, crowns, bridges, veneers, and dentures. The American Dental Association recognizes prosthodontists as the only genuine specialists in cosmetic or aesthetic dentistry, best able to restore optimum function and appearance to your t...Read More

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Get to Know Manalapan Prosthodontist, Dr. Joseph Zagami

Friday, January 11, 2013

A life-long passion for dentistry has been the driving force in Dr. Zagami's pursuit of dental excellence. After finishing his Bachelors of Science at Wagner College, he went on to complete his Doctorate of Dental Science at New York University College of Dentistry."I knew dentistry was for me when I was just 8 years old. Having just had a mouthful of cavities filled, I was mesmerized by my dentist's skill. Since then, mentoring has always been important to me. Having had world-renowned clinicia...Read More

Lead the Manalapan Community to Our Practice With Online Reviews

Thursday, January 10, 2013

When you visit Dr. Courey and our team, we will provide you exceptional dentistry to ensure a healthy and beautiful smile. Additionally, we strive for extraordinary patient care to make your visit comfortable and convenient as possible. We appreciate the support and gratitude all of our patients have provided for us and your dentist in Manalapan, NJ. The biggest compliment everyone can provide for Dr. Courey and our team is writing an online review explaining your experience at our practice.Peop...Read More

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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

Manalapan dentist, Dr. James Courey helps people recovering from eating disorders

Monday, September 24, 2012

Manalapan dentist, Dr. James Courey helps people recovering from eating disorders.The National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) estimates that in the United States, nearly 10 million women and 1 million men are affected by anorexia or bulimia. Millions more suffer from binge-eating disorders.Eating disorders are illnesses characterized by preoccupations with food and weight and caused by physical, emotional and social issues. People who have anorexia severely limit the amount of food they eat...Read More

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