About Malki Dental
At Malki Dental, our goal is simple - we want to see you smile. We believe that going to the dentist should be a positive experience and we work hard to help you feel good about your dental care. The entire staff at our dental practice aims to provide patients throughout New Jersey with an experience unlike any other. Whether you are interested in preventive care such as professional cleanings or have more extensive dental needs that only an implant dentist can provide, we invite you to explore what the staff at Malki Dental can do for you.
If you are interested in learning more about our dental practice, including the general, cosmetic and restorative procedures that we offer, please contact our River Edge office today. We are happy to announce that we recently moved to a brand new, state-of-the-art, 3,000 square foot facility that is equipped with the latest technology. This office was designed specifically for patient comfort and is unlike any practice you have ever seen.
What To Expect When You Arrive FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT
Thank you for entrusting Malki Dental with your dental care needs. I am sure you are aware of the constant changing concerns regarding the coronavirus and I want to take this time to update you with the precautions our office is taking to ensure the safety of our patients and staff. Our goal is to ensure a safe environment for everyone in the office. If you have symptoms of a cough, respiratory distress or a fever, we are asking that you reschedule your appointment by calling our office. If you have been in close contact with a patient who has Covid-19 or have recently traveled outside the country we ask that you reschedule your appointment. Malki Dental has always followed the highest standards of infection control, not only meeting but exceeding the current guidelines. Over the past several weeks we have closely followed recommendations issued by our government authorities including the Center for Disease Control, the American Dental Association, the New Jersey Dental Association and Governor Phil Murphy. In order to protect our team, our patients, your families and our community we have implemented and trained our team on the latest safety measures.
Safety and Sanitation Policy INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO:
- Asking all patients to call or text when they arrive. Please remain in your vehicle until we ask you to come into the building.
- Asking our patients to arrive with face protection or one will be given to you.
- Minors may be accompanied by an adult in order to check in and complete forms.
- Taking temperatures of each team member and patient upon arrival.
- All staff are equipped with the proper masks, face shields and all necessary PPE.
- Regularly cleaning and disinfecting of the waiting room, door handles, light switches, counter tops, seats, and all spaces that public interaction occurs.
- Examination rooms are thoroughly disinfected after each patient, and that includes ALL surfaces, switches instruments and equipment.
- Alcohol sanitizer is available in all areas of the office.
- We are limiting patient appointments and encounters with appropriate spacing of those appointments and limiting the number of patients in the office at one time.
- Medical grade air purification with Hepa filters and UV technology are being installed in all areas of close contact with patients. These units clean the air every 5 minutes.
We are committed to doing everything possible to make your visit safe and pleasant.
Stephen J. Malki, DMD
The Malki Dental Mission
At Malki Dental, our purpose is to educate and inform all of our patients about their oral health, and provide them with high quality, complete dental care that will last a lifetime. We have established our practice on five core values, which set the tone for the service that we provide to our patients on a daily basis. Through integrity, excellence, team work, respect, and responsibility we believe that we can offer our patients the best care available.
Meet Our Professionals
From the moment patients enter our office they know that they have chosen a dental practice that is devoted to delivering the best patient care available. Our team of professionals works hard to make our patients feel comfortable every step of the way. From the initial greeting by Catalina to the advanced treatment under Dr. Stephen J. Malki’s care, patients are valued and treated with respect by each member of our team.
Catalina is our front desk insurance specialist and has been a member of the Malki Dental team since its inception. Patients have come to expect her familiar face and friendly greeting at the beginning of every office visit. With over 16 years of experience, Catalina is knowledgeable in all areas of dentistry, and helps patients feel comfortable during each dental experience. In her free time, she enjoys reading, spending time with her son, and playing the guitar.
Ana is an experienced dental hygienist who joined Malki Dental in 2008. A graduate from Bergen Community College’s Hygiene program, Ana also holds a Bachelor’s degree from Rutgers University. Ana helps each of our patients maintain their oral health by educating them about good hygiene habits and providing superior preventive dental care. Ana remains busy outside of the office by caring for her 6-year-old twin boys. She also enjoys salsa dancing and hiking.
Roseann brings more than 25 years of dental assistant experience to Malki Dental. Since joining the practice in 2008 she has become an important part of our team. She works hard to make every procedure run smoothly and ensure patient comfort. Outside the office, Roseann spends her time traveling and shopping with her family.
Jenny joined the team last year. With more than 13 years experience as a dental assistant, Jenny is a knowledgeable and friendly member of our staff. When she isn’t caring for our patients, Jenny enjoys spending time with her family.
Regina is our part-time, evening dental assistant. Regina has been part of Dr. Malki’s practice since 1999. She is a registered and certified dental assistant. On her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters.
Lisa has been a dental hygienist for more than 20 years. She is the newest member of Malki Dental’s hygiene department. Lisa’s focus in the practice is treating patients with periodontal problems. She is a very knowledgeable and thorough hygienist. She enjoys spending her free time with her family.
Aida has been an assistant for many years. She loves all things outdoors and is very friendly. She enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Kyle is the newest addition to our team. She has been practicing hygiene for a number of years and is up to date with latest advances in hygiene. She loves spending time with her friends and family and loves the outdoors.
Learn More about Our Dental Practice
The professionals at Malki Dental understand the importance of maintaining a healthy smile. We want patients to feel excited about their dental care, and we work to make visiting the dentist a positive experience. If you are interested in learning more about our dental practice, please contact our New Jersey office today. We are proud to serve all Bergen County areas, including River Edge and Paramus.